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.



FREE Aqueous at Campbell Art Park near Oklahoma Contemporary

Sky Rink at Scissortail Park

FREE #DoorTourOKC in Automobile Alley

FREE Plaza Walls Mural Expo in the Plaza District (through Oct. 31)

FREE Wiggle Out Loud Family Music Festival Live Show Sundays on Facebook

Haunt the Zoo at the Oklahoma City Zoo on Saturday & Sunday (through Nov. 1)


Oct. 23 – 25

Braum’s An Affair of the Heart at State Fair Park through Sunday

The Great Pumpkin Patch at Myriad Gardens through Sunday

Storybook Forest opens at Arcadia Lake on Friday

Midtown Walkabout in Downtown OKC on Friday & Saturday

Steampunk Fall Celebration at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum on Saturday

FREE Haunt the Hike at Martin Park Nature Center on Saturday

FREE Church of the Servant Drive-thru Fall Festival on Sunday

Editor’s note: Due to the expected forecast, The Great Pumpkin Patch at Myriad Gardens is closing at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 23 instead of 7 p.m. as was originally planned. 


Oct. 30 – Nov. 1

Storybook Forest closes Arcadia Lake on Friday

Halloween Train at the Oklahoma Railway Museum on Friday & Saturday

Trail of Horror in Moore on Friday

Spook and Roll Halloween Party at Skate Galaxy on Saturday

Halloween on the Green at Will Rogers Gardens on Saturday

FREE Drive-Thru Trunk or Treat at Edmond First Baptist Church on Saturday


Nov. 6 – 8

Devon Ice Rink opens at Myriad Gardens on Friday

Late Night at the Museum at The Cowboy on Saturday

Pumpkin Harvest Craft Festival in Yukon on Saturday

Bedlam Bash at Wiley Post Park on Saturday

Campus Clean-Up at Homeless Alliance on Saturday

FREE Virtual Holba’ Pisachi’ Film Festival on Saturday

Geekapalooza: A STEAM Festival for Kids on Sunday