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Free Fun

The Only Thing Better than Family Fun is FREE Family Fun!

Our website is packed with opportunities to have fun with the whole family without spending a dime. Below, you’ll find a list of inspiring ideas, reader-favorite free activities in OKC and more! Want even more ideas? Check out our searchable calendar filled with community events for families or keep scrolling to see events happening today throughout the Oklahoma City metro that are free to attend.



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Check our Weekend Picks for this weekend’s best free family events

Save money with our coupons or enter our contests to win awesome prizes!

Sometimes it is savy to spend money to save money. Whether you are looking for a great deal or a great gift idea, memberships to attractions are a good way to get the most for your money!

Check out these exciting ideas for endless entertainment year round on our cost-saving seasonal guides.

Whether you live in OKC, Edmond, Moore, Norman or nearby, MetroFamily wants to help you find the best weekend activities for your family. Sign up for Weekend Picks and our other e-newsletters here to be sure you don’t miss a thing!


All Free Events

Upcoming Events

  • Date: October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    The Industry Flea is an open-air market featuring food trucks, live music and a variety of artisans and shops offering vintage clothing, furniture, art, locally-made food and more.


    Midtown Oklahoma City View map
    399 NW 10th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Date: October 20, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Wiggle Out Loud is a FREE family music festival. The whole family can move and groove to the upbeat rhythm of Kindie Rock bands and enjoy fun movement and creative activities. Healthy food choices abound with local food trucks and vendors. Wiggle Out Loud benefits The Children's Hospital Volunteers.


    Myriad Botanical Gardens Great Lawn View map
    301 West Reno Avenue,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK
  • Date: October 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
    Explore the galleries while hunting for prizes, snap a photo with props at the photo booth, get your face painted or create the perfect fall craft. Kid-friendly costumes are encouraged.


    Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History View map
    2401 Chautauqua Ave,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: October 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Main Street will closed to create a fun environment for trick-or-treating, games, activities, costume contest & prizes.  


    Downtown Norman View map
    Main & Jones Street,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: October 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    The annual National Weather Festival highlights the many weather-related organizations and activities in central Oklahoma. Visitors can view the National Weather Center’s premier facilities including National Weather Service forecast operation areas. This unique event features local TV meteorologists, emergency response vehicle and equipment displays and more.


    National Weather Center View map
    120 David L Boren Blvd,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: October 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features food trucks, trick or treating, face painting, a pooch parade, art activities, pumpkin decoring and more. This event is kid and pet-friendly. Bring your children and dogs dressed in their favorite Halloween costume.


    Eldon Lyon Park View map
    7400 NW 36th St,
    Bethany, OK
  • Date: October 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
    Features trick-or-treating at Bricktown businesses. The central hub of the event will take place at the Mickey Mantle Plaza at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark where attendees can pick up an event map. There will also be a free pumpkin-painting station, free photos from the The SNL Booth, mascots from local teams and more. This year, Moana, Spiderman and Elsa will be on the Third Base Plaza during the event and…


    Bricktown View map
    Reno & Mickey Mantle,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: October 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
    Features a costume contest and safe trick-or treating, games and goodies. This year’s free event will feature 20 plus decorated trunks and storefronts.


    Historic Capitol Hill View map
    SW 25th St. closed Hudson to Robinson,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Date: November 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features language demonstrations, social stickball games and cultural demonstrations from the Chickasaw and other Native tribes.


    Chickasaw Cultural Center View map
    867 Cooper Memorial Dr,
    Sulphur, OK
  • Date: November 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
    Features family-friendly activities including make-your-own ofrenda, sugar skull mask and papel picada decorations. Attendees can also visit the Menagerie installation and enjoy light refreshments to celebrate Latin American culture.  


    The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art View map
    555 Elm Ave,
    Norman, 73019, OK, USA