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Top 10 FREE things to do this month in OKC

Oklahoma City is alive with fun, family entertainment around every corner and we’ve hand-picked the top 10 FREE events happening across the metro this month.  It’s easy to have fun all month long at any one of these family fun events. The best part is that all these fun things to do are completely FREE!

Here are our picks of the top 10 FREE things to do this month:

Throughout September

FREE Aqueous at Oklahoma Contemporary’s Campbel Art Park (11 NW 11th St) features an interactive light installation by NYC artist Jen Lewis at Campbell Art Park. During the day, the pathway reflects the sky and the surrounding environment. At night, the surface lights up and responds as visitors move along the pathway.

Weekly in September

FREE STEAM in September with the Northwest Library (5600 NW 122nd St) features a variety of take home kits including make-your-own bath bombs, painted coasters and more. Preregister.

Thursdays in September

FREE Discovery Days with the Oklahoma Hall of Fame (online) featues a virtual story time, followed by the creation of a simple craft inspired by the book. Then, participate in a show and tell. Discovery Days are family-friendly and recommended for ages 3-7. Preregister and pick up a complimentary craft kit. 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays in September

FREE Plays in the Park at Will Rogers Park (3400 NW 36th St) features socially distanced, pop-up performances. Families can pick a spot under a shade tree and enjoy The Teddy Bear’s Picnic or The Three Billy Goats Gruff. See website for performance schedule.

Sept. 4 – 6

FREE Perfect Game All-American Classic at the Bricktown Ballpark (2 S Mickey Mantle Dr) features a series of baseball games highlight amateur talent. Admission is free but tickets are limited. See website for game times.

Sept. 7

FREE Labor Day Celebration at Reaves Park (S Jenkins Ave, Norman) features a fireworks show. Social distancing and masks are required. 8 p.m.

Sept. 11 

FREE PRIDE on the Plaza in the Plaza District (1700 block of NW 16th St) features local artists, live music, shopping and more. Social distancing and masks are required. 6-10 p.m.

Sept. 12

FREE Family Kite Day at Scissortail Park (415 S Robinson Ave) features an afternoon of kite flying at the park. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sept. 18

FREE Fare Days on the OKC Streetcars (various locations). Enjoy complimentary fares on the OKC Streetcars on the third Friday of August & September.

Sept.  25

FREE Thunder Free Days at the OKC National Memorial Museum (620 N Harvey Ave) features free museum admission. In accordance with social distancing guidelines, reservations are required. Get your timed tickets here. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Want more metro events? See our list of things to do with teens & tweens, things to do with toddlers & preschoolers or the hundreds of events on our searchable online calendar

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