It’s almost Spring Break, and America’s Friendliest College Town! is full of fun activities for kids and families! Sign up for creative camps, go on an outdoor adventure, or meet some exotic animals right here in Stillwater!


If you love arts and crafts, look no further than the Sculpture to Scale Spring Break Art Camp presented by the Prairie Arts Center in partnership with the OSU Museum of Art. Students will have the opportunity to visit and tour the BLOW UP II: Inflatable Contemporary Art exhibition and then use it as inspiration to create a sculpture of their own. Other activities include creating works from polymer clay, cardboard, wood, and more. 

Little Girl Face Painting At Prairie Arts Center In Stillwater, OK

Book lovers will want to check out the Harry Potter and Mystical Creatures Spring Break Camp at StillyArts. Students will learn to draw creatures inspired by the books and movies, such as dragons, unicorns, and centaurs. They will also get to conduct science experiments and make magical potions, drink butterbeer, and design their own wands. 

Kids Dancing At StillyArts In Stillwater, OK

AR Workshop in Downtown Stillwater is also holding a Kids Spring Break Camp. This experience is designed to enable kids aged 7-14 to get creative and crafty. Sign up for one of the two afternoon sessions, or the whole family can join in the All Wood Workshop Walk-In hours.

Two Kids At The Museum of Art Kids In Stillwater, OK

Families can also spend their week exploring the Downtown Stillwater Cultural District. These venues bring the visual and performing arts, as well as local history to life. View the current exhibitions at the Stillwater History Museum or Modella Art Gallery. The Stillwater Public Library is also holding their Used Book Sale, where you can find books from $0.25 to $1.00 at the Payne County Expo Center. Plus, you can always stop by the library to check out some great books for the week!

Kid Holding A Kangaroo At The Lost Creek Safari In Stillwater, OK

For an outdoor adventure, visit Lost Creek Safari as they re-open for the season starting March 14. The entire family will love petting and feeding exotic animals while capturing great memories and photos together. You’ll see everything from goats and birds, to a camel and kangaroos. 

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If you’re looking for an activity that you can do on your own schedule and pace, try Visit Stillwater’s GeoTour -  the only official GeoTour in Oklahoma! Search for hidden caches in a hunt around Stillwater at familiar locations and earn a unique to Stillwater GeoCoin for finding the specified number of caches or shopping and dining at local businesses or restaurants.


Regardless of the activities you choose, you will have a great adventure this Spring Break in Stillwater! Be sure to follow our online calendar for a full listing of all the events and activities to explore in America’s Friendliest College Town!