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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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Check out these exciting ideas for endless entertainment year round on our cost-saving seasonal guides.

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All Free Events

Upcoming Events

  • Date: December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
    Families receive free Museum admission to the galleries and can take part in fun art-making activities. The event is sponsored by SONIC, America’s Drive-In.


    The Oklahoma City Museum of Art View map
    415 Couch Drive,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
    Features vendors with vintage, handmade and local goods. Holiday drinks will be served by the Farmers Market Bar.


    OKC Farmers Public Market View map
    311 S Klein Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73108, OK
  • Date: December 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
    Features a family-friendly community event with live music, hot cocoa bar, children's craft activities in the Garden Exhibition Center, the chance to meet Santa and horse drawn sleigh rides on Pat Murphy Drive.


    Will Rogers Gardens View map
    3400 NW 36th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 2, 2019 @ 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.


    Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History View map
    2401 Chautauqua Ave,
    Norman, OK
  • Date: December 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features a beautiful, drive-through Christmas light display.


    Chickasaw Cultural Center View map
    867 Cooper Memorial Rd.,
    Sulphur, 73086, OK, USA
  • Date: December 3, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
    Features an interactive performances including puppetry, improv and games from around the world.


    Northwest Library View map
    5600 NW 122nd St,
    Oklahoma City, 73142, OK, USA
  • Date: December 3, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
    Features activities for the kids, hot chocolate, s'mores, pony rides and the a chance to meet Santa. The event is free and open to all members of the community.


    Rose State College View map
    6420 S.E. 15th St.,
    Midwest City, 73110, OK, USA
  • Date: December 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
    On the first Wednesday of each month, bring your lunch to the American Banjo Museum for free museum admission and a special concert while you dine.


    American Banjo Museum View map
    9 E Sheridan Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73104, OK, USA
  • Date: December 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    The Red Earth Art Center celebrates the season Christmas trees adorned with handmade ornaments created to showcase the diverse Native cultures that make Oklahoma unique. Oklahoma Native Tribes participating in the 2019 Treefest include: Absentee Shawnee, Caddo, Cherokee, Cheyenne & Arapaho, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Citizen Potawatomi, Comanche, Delaware, Kaw, Muscogee (Creek), Osage, Seminole, Otoe Missouria, Ponca and Pawnee. The display will be located on the second and third floors of the…


    OSU/OKC Student Center View map
    900 N Portland,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Learn about the magical world of unicorns.


    Downtown Library View map
    300 Park Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA