Things to Do This Weekend in OKC - MetroFamily Magazine
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MetroFamily’s Weekend Picks is your go-to source to find family fun things to do in Oklahoma City, Edmond, Norman, Moore and beyond. Our website is packed with opportunities to have fun with the whole family and we handpick each week the best, can’t-miss events happening near you.

Below, you’ll find a list of fun festivals, must-see events, family-friendly things to do and more! Want even more ideas? Check out our searchable calendar filled with hundreds of community events for perfect for families or sign up for our e-newsletters to have all of our great resources delivered right to your inbox.






The Painters of Pompeii at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, June 26 – Oct. 17


July 23 – 25

Opening Ceremonies Watch Party at Riversport Adventures on Friday

Outdoor Adventure Show at Scissortail Park on Saturday & Sunday

FREE City of Moore Fishing Derby at Buck Thomas Park on Saturday

National Day of the Cowboy at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum on Saturday

Kids Fest: Comes to You! across the OKC metro on Saturday

FREE Christmas in July at Joe B. Barnes Park in Midwest City on Saturday


July 30 – Aug. 1

FREE Yoga in the Park in Midwest City on Friday

FREE Admission to the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art in Shawnee on Friday & Saturday

OKC Pride Alliance Parade in Downtown OKC on Saturday

Britton District Day in Oklahoma City on Saturday

The Opry Live at the Stockyards Central Event Center on Saturday

Family Skate Night at SkateGalaxyOKC on Sunday

FREE Sunday Twilight Concert Series at Myriad Gardens on Sunday


 Aug. 6 – 8

Oklahoma Tax-Free Weekend, all weekend

FREE First Friday Gallery Walk in the Paseo District

FREE Route 66 Blue Hippo Festival in Edmond on Friday & Saturday

FREE Fishing Days in Oklahoma City on Saturday

Young Lions Obstacle Course at Mitch Park in Edmond on Saturday

Kids Take Over The Cowboy at The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum on Saturday

FREE Cat Video Festival at Myriad Gardens on Saturday

FREE Summer Breeze Concert Series at Lions Park in Norman on Sunday