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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.



Looking for more free (or nearly) fun and family discounts? Find even more inspiration below:

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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: November 15, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Students can celebrate Oklahoma’s 112th birthday and watch history come to life at the National Cowboy Museum with stage performances by Rodeo Opry and an interactive program to teach Oklahoma history, music, and culture. This educational music experience takes participants through trials and triumphs, including Native American heritage, the Dust Bowl, state symbols and famous Oklahomans. Following the concert, explore Museum galleries, visiting select gallery stations to learn more about…


    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
    1700 NE 63rd St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: November 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features night for parents to enjoy a night with FREE childcare. This is an inclusive night where all children are welcome no matter their ability. Kids will watch movies, play and eat pizza. Preregister.


    St. Luke's Edmond View map
    900 N. Sooner Rd.,
    Edmond, 73034, OK, USA
  • Date: November 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am
    Features a stroll through the Gardens and see what is growing, flowering, resting or holding onto its fruit late into November.


    Will Rogers Gardens View map
    3400 NW 36th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: November 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features pop up shops, live entertainment and more.


    Britton District View map
    412 W. Britton Road,
    Oklahoma city, 73114, OK, USA
  • Date: November 17, 2019
    Features a Christmas village with free family holiday activities including giveaways, crafts, activities and the chance to meet Santa. The daily event continues through Christmas Eve. Guests can schedule their Santa time. Visit the Ticket Depot located at the entrance of Santa’s Wonderland to pick up a time-stamped pass. See website for a complete schedule of events. Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s stores are designated toy drop-off stations for Toys…


    Bass Pro Shops & Cabela's View map
    200 Bass Pro Drive, 1200 W Memorial Rd
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: November 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features sensory themed activity stations.


    Southwest OKC Library View map
    2201 SW 134th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: November 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
    Kids can compete in a basketball free throw contest to win a frozen turkey. Age groups are: 6-8, 9-12, 13-17 & 18+. Preregister. Nov. 21 - Macklanburg Recreation Center, 2234 NW 117th St (5 - 6 p.m.) Nov. 22 - Melrose Recreation Center, 7800 Melrose Ln (5 - 6 p.m.) Nov. 22 - Pitts Center, 1920 N Kate Ave (5 - 7 p.m.) Nov. 22 - Minnis Recreation Center, 12628 NE 36th…


    Various locations View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: November 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
    Features a variety of different games like Monopoly, card games, Ping Pong and more. No registration required. All ages welcome. Kids under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.


    The Station at Central Park View map
    700 S Broadway,
    Moore, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    In the spirit of the holiday season, Joe B. Barnes Regional Park is transformed into a twinkling wonderland of lights featuring more than 100 Christmas light displays including the majestic 118-foot Christmas tree illuminated with 9,000 bulbs. Sunday - Thursday, 6 - 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 6 - 11 p.m.


    Joe B. Barnes View map
    8700 E. Reno Ave.,
    Midwest City, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
    Features a special holiday ceremony with Christmas carolers and more.


    UMB Parking lot View map
    1217 S Agnew,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA