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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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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

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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: February 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
    Features a themed trivia night with prizes. This event is for adults and teens. Registration is encouraged.


    Norman East Library View map
    3051 Alameda St,
    Norman, 73071, OK, USA
  • Date: February 6, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Enter into a world of pure imagination to prove your worth to Mr. Wonka! Work together as a family to solve puzzles, crack codes and open locked boxes to earn a position in Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. Families are encouraged to participate together. Please sign up for only one session.


    Choctaw Library View map
    2525 Muzzy St,
    Choctaw, 73020, OK, USA
  • Date: February 6, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    You're lost in the Fire Swamp, but Wesley and Buttercup have left clues to help you escape. You’ll need to discover clues, solve puzzles, and escape before the Rodents of Unusual Size can find you. Preregister.


    Midwest City Library View map
    8143 E Reno Ave,
    Midwest City, 73110, OK, USA
  • Date: February 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
    Features special themed exhibits, refreshments, guest artists and a variety of entertainment opportunities.


    Paseo District View map
    NW 30th & 27th Streets, Walker and Hudson Ave.,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: February 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
    Anyone with special needs, 14 years of age and older, can attend Night to Shine and each participant will be assigned a Buddy, or a specialized volunteer who will guide the participant through the night to experience all opportunities available. Attendees can enjoy a red carpet welcome, a live DJ, a Tim Tebow gift bag, food and drink, salon room, karaoke, limousine rides, lighted dance floor and more. Parents and…


    Crossing Community Church - Edmond View map
    1500 West Covell Rd,
    Edmond, 73003, OK, USA
  • Date: February 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features themed experiences and learning opportunities for families to enjoy together including crafts and guided tours. Monthly Schedule: Guided Museum Tours - 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. & 2 p.m. Interactive Crafts - All Day Conversation Series - 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. All ages welcome.


    Oklahoma Hall of Fame View map
    1400 Classen Dr,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: February 8, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
    Try to beat the Age Line, escape a dragon, find your friends in the Black Lake, navigate the maze, write like Rita Skeeter and make a variety of crafts. Costumes encouraged. All ages welcome.


    Northwest Library View map
    5600 NW 122nd St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: February 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
    Arrows International is a dynamic and powerful professional dance company and training program designed to mentor, prepare, and raise up artists to impact the world with excellence and integrity. Through exciting, joyful movement and music, they captivate audiences, engaging the mind and heart of each individual. Proceeds go toward their upcoming mission trips in 2020.


    Church on the Rock View map
    1780 W Memorial Rd,
    Oklahoma City, 73134, OK, USA
  • Date: February 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
    Celebrate the rich history of African American literature with music and spoken word performances.


    Norman East Library View map
    3051 E Alameda,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: February 10, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features a week-long event with cultural and language demostrations, chocolate tastings, make & take activities and more. Feb. 10 10:30 a.m. Cultural Storytelling Noon The Princess Bride (1987; Rated PG) 1:30 p.m. Cultural Storytelling 3 p.m. Lady and the Tramp (1955; Rated G) Make-and-take activites: - Chickasaw language cardstock hearts - Picture frames - Corn husk flowers - Clan animal pendants - Heart-shaped pendants - Recipe cards - Plant giveaways - Beaded valentine heart…


    Chickasaw Cultural Center View map
    867 Cooper Memorial Dr,
    Sulphur, OK, USA