Explore the Outdoors | Education | OETA


Explore the Outdoors is a family fun day with OETA and the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation. Experience the wonderful world of OETA/PBS in the scenic beauty of our state parks. Participate in fun activities and games for the entire family and everyone can get up and get moving to the great sounds of the Sugar Free Allstars or participate in the interactive storytelling of Al Bostick!

Everything is FREE for the entire family (including lunch) but registration is required. Click below to sign-up and join OETA and its partners from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at each event for a family fun day in the park, exploring the outdoors!

Saturday, April 16 | Roman Nose State Park
Saturday, April 23 | Sequoyah State Park
Saturday, April 30 | Robbers Cave State Park
Saturday, May 7 | Lake Murray State Park


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Events are dividied into three groups: early (2-3 year olds), lower (4-7 year olds or pre-kindergarten through first grade) and upper (8-9 year olds or second and third grade).

 

10 a.m.

Opening Session (All Groups)

 

Performance: Sugar Free Allstars

 

Characters: Ready Jet Go! and Curious George

10:30 a.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Storytime (Early)

 

Nature Hike (Lower)

 

Obstacle Course (Upper)

 

Character: Curious George

11 a.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Obstacle Course (Lower)

 

Arts and Crafts (Upper)

 

Character: Ready Jet Go!

11:30 a.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Active Play (Early)

 

Arts and Crafts (Lower)

 

Nature Hike (Upper)

 

Character: Curious George

12 p.m.

Lunch (All Groups)

 

Performances: Sugar Free Allstars & Al Bostick

 

Characters: Ready Jet Go! and Curious George

1 p.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Nature Hike (Early)

 

Arts and Crafts (Lower)

 

Obstacle Course (Upper)

 

Character: Ready Jet Go!

1:30 p.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Storytime (Early)

 

Obstacle Course (Lower)

 

Arts and Crafts (Upper)

 

Character: Curious George

2 p.m.

Activity Stations (All Groups)

 

Art with Al Bostick (Lower and Upper)

 

Character: Ready Jet Go!

OK State Parks
 

Roman Nose State Park
Saturday April 16
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
3236 OK-8A, Watonga, OK 73772


Sequoyah State Park
Saturday April 23
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
17131 Park 10, Hulbert, OK 74441

 

Robbers Cave State Park
Saturday, April 30
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
2300 Park Cabins Rd, Wilburton, OK 74578


Lake Murray State Park
Saturday May 7
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
13528 Scenic Hwy 77, Ardmore, OK 73401

Click the address for Google Maps.