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2024 Spring Break Activities in OKC

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Spring Break in Oklahoma City means the metro is abloom with family fun. If you’re sticking close to home this Spring Break, this list features family-friendly activities to keep your little ones occupied. From hikes and movies to story times and crafts and everything in between, we’ve got you covered. In addition to this list, you can find even more family fun at one of these FREE events or on our searchable calendar. Also, check out our guide to current museum exhibits.

Don’t forget! If you need childcare through the break, please visit our list of Spring Break Camps.

(Editor’s Note: This is a working list last updated on Feb. 28, 2024. Please check back often for updates.)

March 8 

FREE LIVE! On the Plaza: Plazacon in the Plaza District (1700 block of NW 16th St) features local artists, live entertainment, shopping and more. March’s theme will be a celebration of cosplay, art, gaming, and all things Comicon. 6-10 p.m.

March 8-29

Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in The Hat at Oklahoma Children’s Theater (2501 N Blackwelder Ave) features a production based on the book by Dr. Seuss. $12. See website for show times.

March 13-22

Oklahoma Youth Expo at State Fair Park (3001 General Pershing Blvd) features a youth livestock competition with students from around Oklahoma. Free to attend. See website for a complete schedule of events.

March 14-17

Garden Bros Nuclear Circus at Remington Park (1 Remington Place) features a fast-paced, 90-minute show with special effects, arena seating, concert-style lighting and 5 rings bursting with excitement and over 60 performers. $15 and up. Shows at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.

March 15-17

Jurassic Quest at State Fair Park (3101 Gordon Cooper Blvd) features an interactive adventure with realistic dinosaurs, dinosaur-themed rides and attractions, live dinosaur shows and interactive science and art activities. $20-$39. Friday, noon-8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

March 15-30

Storyteller Theatre Arts Co. presents Fairytale Farms at Harn Homestead (1721 N Lincoln Blvd). Step into a living storybook as you join Little Red and her well-known friends throughout Fairytale Farms. $15; kids (3 & under), free. See website for times.

March 16

FREE St. Patrick’s Day Parade at Stockyards City (S Agnew Ave) features a parade highlighting both Irish and Western heritage, plus food trucks, a photo booth and more. 10 a.m.

Drop-In Art at Oklahoma City Museum of Art (415 Couch Dr) features come-and-go art activities for all ages. March’s activity is mixed media geometric sculptures. Free with admission. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

FREE Oklahoma Farm-to-Table Family Festival at Oklahoma History Center (800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr) features demonstrations and educational opportunities about historic and modern farm life. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

FREE Heard on Hurd Street Fest in Edmond (1st & Hurd, Broadway Ave, Edmond) features local food, unique shopping and live music. 6-10 p.m.

Winter Jam at Paycom Center (100 W Reno Ave) features a lineup of some of the best and brightest names in Christian music. $15. 7 p.m.

March 17

Sham-ROCK the Gardens: St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Myriad Botanical Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day celebration filled with music and dancing, local food and artisan vendors, photo ops and more. Free to attend. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

St. Patrick’s Day Treasure Hunt in the Crystal Bridge Conservatory (301 W Reno Ave) features a self-guided treasure hunt. Follow clues that will lead you to the Leprechaun’s treasure and learn more about tropical plants along the way. $2 plus admission. 1-2 p.m.

Disney Princess The Concert at Civic Center Music Hall (201 N Walker Ave) features a larger-than-life animation and theatrical production with your favorite princess, hero and (yes!) villain songs, plus behind-the-scenes stories. $48 & up. 2 p.m.

AT&T Sundays at First Americans Museum (659 First Americans Blvd). Kids ages 4-12 receive free admission to the museum galleries on the third Sunday of the month. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

March 18-22

Spring Break Drop-ins at Myriad Botanical Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features hands-on activities and come-and-go experiences including stories, crafts and other adventures suited to each day’s theme. Activities vary daily. $2 suggested donation. 10 a.m. – noon.

Spring Break Fun at Will Rogers Memorial Museum and Birthplace Ranch (1720 West Will Rogers Blvd, Claremore) features special activities daily including behind-the-scenes tours, hands-on activities and movie day. See website for schedule.

March 19

Craft Day at Mix-Tape at Factory Obscura (25 NW 9th St) features access to Spring-themed craft activities with admission. Materials will be provided. $22; Kids 4-12, $15; Kids 3 & under, free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

FREE Sparky the Fire Dogs Birthday at Oklahoma State Firefighters Museum (2716 NE 50th St). Celebrate Sparky the Fire Dog’s Birthday at the Oklahoma Firefighters Museum, explore the rich firefighting history with interactive exhibits, and honor the heroes who protect our community. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

March 19-22

Spring Break Drop-in Activities at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features family-friendly activities inspired by the exhibitions on display. Free with admission. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

March 20-22

FREE Spring Thing! at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame (1400 Classen Dr) features Spring-themed activities, crafts and more for the family to enjoy. Stories will be read on the half hour until 1:30 p.m. each day. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., plus Thursday, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

March 23

FREE Move Your ScissorTAIL Block Party at Scissortail Park (403 SW 10th St) features free fitness classes, DJ, food trucks, character appearances, 3v3 basketball tournament and more. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Harlem Globetrotters at Paycom Center (100 W Reno) The Original Harlem Globetrotters are known for amazing feats of basketball, humor and acts of goodwill on and off the court. Part streetball, part interactive family entertainment, the new tour will show off the best of the Globetrotters. $35 and up. Starts at 2 p.m.


For even more inspiring ideas for family fun this Spring Break, check out our go-to guide for Spring Break fun in OKC.

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