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Free, Fun Family Activities

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

Our website is packed with things to do to have fun with the whole family without spending a dime. Below, you’ll find a list of inspiring ideas of the best free events happening this month, reader-favorite free activities and more free things to do with kids in OKC! 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.

Editor’s note: Due to COVID-19 precautions, some of the following events and venues may have adjusted their hours, programming or safety protocols. Please check with each venue directly to verify. We encourage our readers to enjoy family fun responsibly. When around others, wear a mask, remain socially distant, wash your hands often and stay home if you or a member of your household is feeling ill. Find more information about the coronavirus pandemic in Oklahoma at oklahoma.gov/covid19.  

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Looking for more fun free (or nearly) family activities and family discounts? Find even more things to do 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 with affordable fun under $5 for every season.

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

  • Sat, Jan 22, 2022

  • Click here to see a list of current museum exhibits in the OKC Metro.                  
  • Features outdoor ice skating. Open 7 days a week, the Devon Ice Rink hosts daily public skating, private parties, and special events all winter long. Monday-Thursday, 3 - 9 p.m.; Friday, 3-11 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.  Holiday Hours Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday, November 24, 11am-11pm Thursday, November 25, 3-9pm Friday, November 26, 11am-11pm Winter Break – December 20-31 Monday-Friday, 11am-11pm Saturday, December…

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, US
  • Features more than 250 exhibitors and experts offering new products, design inspiration and remodeling ideas that takes spring design and landscaping to the next level. Find fresh inspiration, helpful tips, innovative products and fantastic deals in remodeling, home improvement, decor and outdoor spaces with hundreds of experts all under one roof. Darren Keefe from HGTV’s Extreme Makeover will demonstrate how to make a raised garden bed and other items. Attendees…

    Where

    Oklahoma State Fair Park View map
    3001 General Pershing Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, 73107, OK, US
  • Features an inspiring keynote speaker, engaging panel discussions, educational breakouts and relationship building with other working moms. Friday, 6:30 - 8 p.m.; Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Where

    The Treasury View map
    10 N Lee Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Enjoy nature and Bethany's walking trails as you read a story. The story changes every month so drop by to catch a different story. The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. Also held: Feb. 1-28.

    Where

    Bethany Library (outside) View map
    6700 NW 35th St,
    Bethany, 73008, OK, US
  • Features dancing, playtime, light refreshments and more.

    Where

    We Rock the Spectrum View map
    64 E 33rd St,
    Edmond, 73013, OK, US
  • Features a pizza dinner, open play and more. Also held: Feb. 18, March 18 & April 15.

    Where

    iCode Edmond View map
    2217 NW 178th St Ste B,
    Edmond, OK, US

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