Long summer days lead to warm summer nights and a few extra hours to enjoy outdoor fun! To help fill those extra hours, here is a list of outdoor movies and concerts happening across the Oklahoma City metro. Pack up the family and a bottle of bug spray and head out to enjoy a flick or some tunes under the stars.
Editor’s Note: Due to COVID-19 precautions, some of the following events and venues may have adjusted their hours, programming or safety protocols. Please check with each venue directly to verify. We encourage our readers to enjoy family fun responsibly. When around others, wear a mask, avoid crowded indoor spaces, remain socially distant, wash your hands often and stay home if you or a member of your household is feeling ill. Find more information about the coronavirus pandemic in Oklahoma at oklahoma.gov/covid19. To learn more about COVID-19 vaccines and vaccine clinic locations, visit vaxokc.com.
This is a working list last updated June 21, 2021, so please check back often for updates and additional events. Know of a concert series that should be included? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the information.
Outdoor Concerts happening across the metro:
FREE Concerts in the Park at Hafer Park (1034 S. Bryant, Edmond) on Thursdays, June through August, 6:15-8:45 p.m.
Summer Concert Series at Redrock Canyon Grill OKC (9221 Lake Hefner Pkwy) features live music on the patio every Thursday night. 6-10 p.m.
Art Afloat Showboat Concert Series on the Bricktown Canal (111 S Mickey Mantle Blvd). Oklahoma musicians will perform aboard the Bricktown Water Taxis on Thursdays through August. $25. 7-10 p.m.
Sunset Concert Series at Parlor OKC (11 NE 6th St) features an outdoor concert series in the courtyard every Thursday. Free to attend. 8-11 p.m
FREE Concerts in the Park at Chisholm Trail Park (500 W Vandament, Yukon) features a series of FREE concerts of a variety of musical genres including country, classic rock, patriotic, classical and pop every Thursday night between June 3 – August 5. 7 -8:30 p.m.
FREE Summer Music Series at RIVERSPORT Adventures (800 Riversport Dr) features live music and craft beer & cocktails on Saturdays in June, July & August. 4 – 8 p.m.
FREE Concert in the Park at Central Park Amphitheater in Moore (700 S Broadway, Moore) on select Friday nights in August, 7 – 10 p.m.
FREE Rockin’ Regional at Charles Johnson Park (29th & Mid-America Blvd, Midwest City) features an open-air concert, food trucks and more. Held Sept. 25
FREE Sunday Twilight Concert Series at The Jones Assembly & Myriad Gardens presented by Arts Council of Oklahoma City on Sundays June through August from 7:30-9 p.m. (live-streamed & in person). The first two concerts will be held at the Jones Assembly patio, while the remaining concerts will be hosted on the Devon Lawn in the Myriad Gardens.
FREE Summer Breeze Concert Series at Lions Park (450 S Flood Ave, Norman) features national and local musicians performing. These May through September, Sunday evening concerts are casual family-friendly events. Bring a blanket and picnic basket. Select Sundays, 7:30 p.m.
FREE Live from the Lawn at Scissortail Park (415 S Robinson Ave) features live, outdoor concerts by local, regional and national artists and musicians on select evenings. Concerts will be held on the Love’s Travel Stops Stage & Great Lawn. Guests are encouraged to bring picnics, blankets and lawn chairs.
Outdoor Movies happening across the metro:
FREE Movies Under the Stars at Quail Springs Baptist Church (14613 N May Ave) features family-friendly outdoor movies and food trucks. Wednesdays in June. 9 p.m.
FREE SONIC Summer Movies at Myriad Gardens (3o1 W Reno Ave) on select Wednesdays in July & August, 8-10 p.m.
Dive-In Movies at The Station at Central Park (700 S Broadway, Moore) features pool-side movies and swimming. June 4 & July 9 at 8 p.m.
FREE Movies in the Park at Central Park Amphitheater (700 S Broadway, Moore) on May 7, June 25 & Aug. 13. Activities begin at 7 p.m.; movie at sundown. Concessions available.
FREE Movie Night @ the Park at Mitch Park in Edmond. Movies start at dusk on select Fridays each month. Families are welcome to bring food and refreshments.
FREE Outdoor Movie Series at Lions Park (450 S Flood Ave, Norman) features a FREE outdoor screening of popular movies and more on select Fridays all summer long. Activities begin at 7 p.m.; movie at sundown.
FREE Floating Films at RIVERSPORT Adventures (800 Riversport Dr). Movies will be projected on the pump house of RIVERSPORT Rapids. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and watch fun films from the banks of the lower pond or rent a tube or raft to watch from the water. Must be 8 or older to float on the water. Select days in July.
FREE Movie on the Lawn at Chisholm Creek (1332 W Memorial Rd) features outdoor screenings of popular movies. The movies begin around sunset. Bring your own blankets or chairs. Select Fridays through October.
FREE Deep Deuce Director’s Cut (320 NW 2nd St) features an outdoor screening of the 1997 film, Men In Black (PG-13) starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones. The screening will take place on the grass lot located at 320 N.E. 2nd Street. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs for the movie. Sept. 10, 8 p.m.
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