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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

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All Free Events

Upcoming Events

  • Date: September 27, 2019
    Promotes awareness & appreciation of Lawton’s diverse heritage through concerts, food, children’s activities, demonstration artists, a parade, vendors & multi-cultural entertainment. Friday, 5 - 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Sunday, noon - 5 p.m.


    Elmer Thomas Park View map
    3rd & NW Ferris Ave,
    Lawton, OK, USA
  • Date: September 27, 2019
    Features free concerts, fireworks every night, yoga, Zumba, dancing and a KidZone with lawn games, face painting, crafts, live performances and more. Concert Line Up: Friday - Kings of Leon, following a ribbon cutting & dedication ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Saturday - Premier Starry Night Concert featuring Billy Jones Band from 7:30 - 9 p.m. & Markus James & the Wassonrai at 9:30 p.m. Sunday…


    Scissortail Park View map
    300 SW 7th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73109, OK, USA
  • Date: September 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
    To celebrate the grand opening of Scissortail Park in Oklahoma City, the city is hosting a free concert. Attendees can also enjoy food trucks and family activities. The fun with continue during a three-day celebration. Gates will open at 5 p.m. Food and beverages available for purchase.


    Scissortail Park - Love’s Travel Stops Stage and Great Lawn View map
    Oklahoma City Blvd and Robinson Ave,
  • Date: September 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features food trucks, live music from Banana Seat and fun for the whole family.


    Central Park Amphitheater View map
    700 S Broadway,
    Moore, OK
  • Date: September 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features free food, games, arts & crafts, live entertainment, a lantern-making contest and more, showcasing Asian cultures. The evening will end with a traditional lion dance.


    University of Central Oklahoma Plunkett Park View map
    100 North University Drive,
    Edmond, 73034, OK, USA
  • Date: September 28, 2019
    Features foods, games, raffle, prizes, face painting, pumpkin decorating, music and dance performances. Benefits the church's efforts to remodel their gym and youth room. Saturday, 5 - 9 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.


    St. James the Greater Catholic Church View map
    4201 S McKinley Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: September 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Tinkerfest will encompass the entire museum and grounds, bringing together makers, artists, crafters, engineers, and educators to showcase how their diverse skills converge. Guests of all ages will have the opportunity to get hands-on with a variety of activities, using raw materials and tools to create unique machines, launch rockets and more. Thanks to Oklahoma EPSCoR, Tinkerfest's presenting sponsor, there is no charge for museum admission or Tinkerfest activities. You…


    Science Museum Oklahoma View map
    2020 Remington Pl,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: September 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Presented by the Wildlife Department and a coalition of conservation organizations, agencies and sponsors, the Wildlife Expo celebrates our state's natural diversity and opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts and newcomers. From camping and outdoor skills to shooting sports, fishing and bird watching, Expo visitors can try their hands at two days of family fun including a rock wall, archery, mountain biking, fishing and more. Saturday 9 a.m.- 6 p.m., Sunday 9…


    Lazy E Arena View map
    9600 Lazy E Dr,
    Guthrie, OK, USA
  • Date: September 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    The Fiestas de Las Americas festival is a celebration of Oklahoma’s rich multicultural heritage featuring the colorful Parade of the Americas, food, games, music, art and more. Parade begins at 11 a.m.


    Historic Capitol Hill View map
    SW 25th St. between Harvey and Robinson,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: September 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features live music, food trucks, visual art exhibitions, children’s activities and more to celebrate the spirit and diversity of the neighborhood.


    The Plaza District View map
    1700 Block NW 16th Street,
    Oklahoma City, 73106, OK, USA