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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.

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Upcoming Events

  • Date: February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features a variety of themed, hands-on activities for kids to explore the history of the American West. Monthly themes and activities: February -  Try your hand at pottery puzzles, create your own pottery design, enjoy storytelling and a showing of the claymation film, Chicken Run. March - Photographer Dorothea Lange captured images of Americans, including many Oklahomans, as they struggled through the Great Depression. Listen to stories about her life and…

    Where

    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
    1700 NE 63rd St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: February 1, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
    Make handmade Valentine's Day cards for our loved ones. This program is designed for children and accompanying adults.

    Where

    Northwest Library View map
    5600 NW 122nd St,
    Oklahoma City, 73142, OK, USA
  • Date: February 2, 2020
    Features a screening of the PBS Film Series that explores the transition of African-Americans between the two continents, spanning five centuries. Show times: Feb. 2, 2 - 3:30 p.m. Feb. 3, 6 - 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, 6  - 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8, 2 - 3:30 p.m. Feb. 9, 2 - 3:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 6  - 7:30 p.m.    

    Where

    Ralph Ellison Library View map
    2000 NE 23rd Street,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: February 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Enjoy complimentary admission for kids 17 years old and under on the first Monday of each month. General admission applies to guests 18 and older.

    Where

    Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History View map
    2401 Chautauqua Ave,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: February 4, 2020
    Features local performers from the R.A.C.E. Dance Collective with a fun and educational performance to celebrate hip hop dance. See website for show times and locations.

    Where

    Metropolitan Library System View map
    multiple locations,
    OK, USA
  • Date: February 4, 2020 @ 9:30 am
    Features storytime with songs and activities for reading readiness at the Edmond Historical Society & Museum while the Edmond Library is closed for renovations. Preregister.

    Where

    Edmond Historical Museum View map
    431 S Blvd,
    Edmond, 73034, OK, USA
  • Date: February 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features a special guest to help kids learn about hand washing, cough covering and germ fighting.

    Where

    Moore View map
    225 S Howard Ave,
    Moore, 73160, OK, USA
  • Date: February 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features a come-&-gp volunteer opportunity to benefit those in need. Help upcycle plastic grocery bags by crocheting them into sleeping mats for those enduring homelessness in our community. No registration required.

    Where

    Southwest OKC Library View map
    2201 SW 134th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73170, OK, USA
  • Date: February 4, 2020 @ 10:30 am
    Features storytime with songs and activities for reading readiness at the Edmond Historical Society & Museum while the Edmond Library is closed for renovations. Preregister.

    Where

    Edmond Historical Society View map
    431 S Blvd,
    Edmond, 73034, OK, USA
  • Date: February 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
    Students can now take advantage of free, live online SAT test preparation classes that start February 5.  The live classes follow curricula that are proven to help students improve their test performance and will be taught by Varsity Tutors’ Chief Academic Officer Brian Galvin. The classes will consist of ten sessions, each 2.5 hours in length. Classes will entail live and interactive instruction, weekly homework, and two to three full-length practice tests. Galvin,…