Oklahoma City is about to become your family's go-to Spring Break destination! There are plenty of events and happenings to fill your week. Whether you’re trying to save the kids from boredom, looking for some great food or seeking out some adventure, check out what OKC has to offer.
What To Do:
Drop-In activities at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum: March 13 – 17, drop by and participate in family-friendly activities inspired by different temporary exhibitions on view in the galleries. Create free make-and-take activities each day while supplies last. There’s a new activity each day!
Spring Break Week at the Myriad Gardens: Don’t miss Adventure Week March 13-16 at the Myriad Gardens where every day is a new adventure! Each day they’ll have hands-on activities and workshops under the pavilion and pavilion lawn.
Get adventurous at the RIVERSPORT Rapids: If outdoor excitement is your thing, look no further than the RIVERSPORT Adventure Park in the Boathouse District! Starting March 11, the entire family can enjoy whitewater rafting, kayaking, adventure courses and much, much more!
Go Gartening at Bleu Garten: Bleu Garten provides a family-friendly atmosphere where you and your family can enjoy some of OKC’s best food trucks!
LIVE! On the Plaza: Stop by the Plaza District March 10 from 7-11PM to explore the Plaza’s businesses and enjoy artists, live music, special events, local shopping and so much more!
BrickUniverse Lego Fan Expo: Release your inner builder March 18-19 at the BrickUniverse Lego Fan Expo at the Cox Convention Center!
Things to See:
OKC Zoo: Take a walk on the wild! The OKC Zoo has plenty for you to put on your "To-ZOO" list this Spring Break! Immerse yourself in their "Zoo It All" admission, get up close and personal with some of the zoo's residents during a Wild Encounter, and for kiddos aged 4-11 their Spring Break Day Camps March 13-17 is the perfect way to spend a day!
Visit a museum: From banjos to science and even bones to modern art, we’re not short on museums, it'll be hard to pick just one museum to visit in OKC!
Thunder Up!: The OKC Thunder will be playing six home games during Spring Break so there’s plenty of opportunities to get tickets! You won’t want to miss cheering along with the loudest fans in the NBA at the Chesapeake Energy Arena! No tickets? No problem! There are plenty of things to do before and after the game, not to mention some great places outside of the arena to watch the Thunder dominate.
Shop: Head over to Penn Square or Quail Springs Mall for some indoor shopping, and if the weather’s nice, check out the Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City. Plus, there’s unique shopping located in every district, so why not shop local while you’re out exploring?
Explore the Districts: OKC has a district for every personality! Spend a day of discovery at the Adventure District for visitor and local favorites such as the OKC Zoo and Science Museum Oklahoma. Check out the Plaza District for local food and boutique shops. Look into the Paseo District for a funky, unique local art scene.
Something To Eat From Each District:
Bricktown Brewery- Handcrafted beer and good food in a more upscale pub environment
Guernsey Park- Asian dishes from around the world in a modern dining atmosphere
Bleu Garten- OKC’s food truck park offers a variety of food, misters and heaters, light music, yard games and theater entertainment
Cultivar Mexican Kitchen- Craft tacos, fresh salads, hearty burritos and seasonal cocktails from OKC’s Automobile Alley
Sauced on Paseo- New York style pizza, signature pies and a one-of-a-kind atmosphere
The Mule- Grilled Cheese like no other best enjoyed on the patio in the Plaza District
The Grand House- Traditional Chinese food and sushi in OKC’s Asian District
Cattlemen’s Steakhouse- Perfect steak and southern dishes in the Stockyard District
Anchor Down- Gourmet corn dogs in Deep Deuce
Joey’s Pizzeria- Pizza any way you want it from Film Row
With so many options for food, entertainment and adventure in OKC, there is sure to be something for everyone. Come join us for a fun-filled Spring break and don't forget to tag your photos with #SeeOKC!