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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:

Perked up Playdates: 12 Perfect OKC Play Places

10+ places to play indoors in the metro

Kids Eat Free: Local restaurants offering family discounts

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: August 21, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
    Features a curated selection of movies in the Dub & Mozelle Richardson Theater. Many great Western films feature serious stories, but the comic spirit has always been “out West” as well. This year's series opens with a celebration what Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Doris Day, Paul Newman and Robert Redford have added to Western cinema. See website for a complete list of movies. Popcorn provided. Museum admission is free to…


    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
    1700 NE 63rd St,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
    Dope Poetry Night is every Wednesday Night at the Ice Event Center Sports Bar & Grill hosted by ProVerb and J. Wiggins. Sign-ups begin at 7 p.m.


    Ice Event Center Sports Bar & Grill View map
    1148 NE 36th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK
  • Date: August 22, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Features an activity time for kids ages 2 to 7 with a nature-themed story time. Preregister.


    Martin Park Nature Center View map
    5000 W Memorial Rd,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 22, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Features story time, a movie, crafts and as well as special themed activities. Activities continue until 1 p.m or while supplies last.


    Oklahoma Hall of Fame View map
    1400 Classen Dr,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
    Make a bath bomb, yummy lip gloss, apple body scrub and more. Preregister.


    Southern Oaks Library View map
    6900 S Walker Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73159, OK, USA
  • Date: August 23, 2019
    Features Dj Litebrite and free Wondervan Pops for the first 300 guests. Schedule: Aug. 2, 7 - 9 p.m. Aug. 9, 3 - 5:30 p.m. Aug. 16, 7 - 9 p.m. Aug. 23, 7 - 9 p.m. Aug. 30, 3 - 5:30 p.m.


    Bricktown Beach View map
    2 Mickey Mantle Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: August 23, 2019
    The Oklahoma County Free Fair features a variety of contests including an ice cream sundae making contest and a kiddy tractor pull. Adult contest include an ice cream freeze off, salsa contest and a pie baking contest. Friday, 2 - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - noon


    State Fair Park View map
    3001 General Pershing Blvd.,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
    Features a family-friendly block party with food trucks and entertainment including dancing and free family fun for all ages.


    Historic Capitol Hill View map
    SW 25th between Harvey and Robinson,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Enjoy stories about the great outdoors and a craft with a National Park Ranger.


    Norman West Library View map
    300 Norman Center Ct,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: August 24, 2019 @ 10:15 am
    Features a fun story time with a special guest or staff member.


    Full Circle Books View map
    1900 NW Expressway,
    Oklahoma City, OK