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Oklahoma City offers plenty of opportunities to celebrate love this February. All month long, the metro area comes alive with daddy-daughter dances and fun love-filled parties just for kids. Celebrate Valentine's Day in the OKC metro this month at one of these fabulous events.
Feb. 1 - 14
Hearts for Art at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St). Show your love for your favorite piece of art or artifact. Pick up a heart at visitor services, leave it by your selection and share on social media using #MyWest and #HeartsForArt. Free with admission. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Yukon Chocolate Festival at the Dale Robertson Center (1200 Lakeshore Dr, Yukon) features a wide variety of chocolate treats served up by local businesses and groups as well as a silent auction consisting of an array of chocolate. Proceeds benefit Yukon Friends of the Park and Ladies Library Club. $8-$15. 1 - 3 p.m.
Tea at the Rodkey House (410 S Littler, Edmond). Roar into the 1920s in Edmond with Tea at the Rodkey House happening the first two Saturdays in February. The tea includes savories, scones, sweets, and of course tea. This is a multi-generational event for ages 5 and up. $20. Saturday, 10 a.m. & 2 p.m. Also held: Feb. 9.
FREE Teen Cupcake Challenge at Southwest Oklahoma City Library (2201 SW 134th St). Learn the techniques of cupcake decorating, then dive into the cupcake challenge inspired by your favorite book(s). Supplies are provided. Preregister. Best suited for kids in grades 5th - 12th. 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Valentine’s Day Animal Enrichment Event at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) features special enrichment treats and eats for the animals at the zoo made with love by their caretakers. Watch your favorite animals as they discover and interact with their unique valentines. Free with admission. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Valentine’s Social at the Pitts Recreation Center (1920 N Kate Ave) features socializing, dancing, a dance contest and karaoke. Refreshments provided. Preregister. For ages 13 - 17. $10. 6 - 8 p.m.
Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma’s Daddy Daughter Dance at the Rode Briar Place (11900 N Council Rd) features an evening of yummy desserts and dancing to celebrate the special bond that dads and daughters share. Preregister. Open to the public; for girls in grades kindergarten - 12th. $35 per couple; $10 per additional daughter. 6 - 9 p.m.
FREE 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk in Downtown Norman (various locations) features a variety of art events including dance, painting, photography, music and more. All events are free and open to the public. 6 - 9 p.m.
FREE Night to Shine Prom at Putnam City Baptist Church (11401 N Rockwell Ave) features an unforgettable prom night experience for people with special needs, ages 16 and older. Parents get a night out too! Preregister, space is limited. 6 - 9 p.m.
Hot Chocolate Valentine at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave). Learn about the fascinating process that turns chocolate fruit into the tasty wintertime cocoa drink. Activities include a hunt through the conservatory to find the fruit growing on the tree, a hot chocolate tasting and the chance to make two cocoa mixes. Best suited for ages 6 - 10. Preregister. Members, $12; nonmembers, $15. 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Tea at the Rodkey House (410 S Littler, Edmond). Roar into the 1920s in Edmond with Tea at the Rodkey House happening the first two Saturdays in February. The tea includes savories, scones, sweets, and of course tea. This is a multi-generational event for ages 5 and up. $20. Saturday, 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Midwest City's Daddy Daughter Dance at the Reed Conference Center (5750 Will Rogers Rd, Midwest City) features dancing, music and light snacks. Dads & their little girls can also enjoy carriage rides and professional photographer packages for an additional cost. For ages 3 - 14. $15. Three dance sessions to choose from: 4 - 5:30, 6 - 7:30 & 8 - 9:30 p.m.
Edmond’s Daddy Daughter Dance at the Edmond Conference Center (2833 Conference Dr, Edmond) features a dance for daughters ages 3 - 12 and theirs dads with dancing, a DJ, refreshments and a professional photographer. Preregister. $15 per person. 4:30 & 7:30 p.m.
Club Chester’s Be Mine Ball at Chester’s Party Barn & Farm (5201 Cimarron Rd NW, Piedmont) features dancing, music, karaoke, refreshments and photo sessions. All ages welcome. Under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. $15. 6 - 9 p.m.
Cupid's Family Shuffle at Orr Family Farm (14400 S Western Ave) features a dance for families with children ages 4 - 14. Families can enjoy an evening of dancing, a DJ and refreshments. Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles are welcome to join. 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Heart-Y Succulent Wreath Workshop at Will Rogers Garden (3400 NW 36th St). Create your own succulent wreath masterpiece to take home. Materials supplied. All ages welcome. Preregister. $40 per wreath. 10 a.m. - noon.
FREE Second Saturday: Drop-in Studio at Oklahoma Contemporary (3000 General Pershing Blvd) features an art-making project inspired by works of art on view at the museum. All ages welcome. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 1 - 4 p.m.
FREE Valentine’s Day Cards & Crafts at the Midwest City Library (8143 E Reno Ave, Midwest City) features a handmade card making project and other themed crafts. Supplies provided. All ages welcome. 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
FREE Valentine's Day Mug Craft at the Norman West Library (300 Norman Center Ct, Norman). Decorate a mug for Valentine's Day using a vinyl cutter. All supplies provided. Preregister. For ages 12 & up. 5 - 6 p.m.
Be My Valentine Craft at the MAC at Mitch Park (2733 Marilyn Williams Dr, Edmond). Make a card using strips of paper and handprints. Preregister. Best suited for ages 2 - 5. $4. 10 - 10:30 a.m.
FREE Chocolate! For Teens at the Warr Acres Library (5901 NW 63rd St). Make fondue and other delicious treats and play games. For kids ages 12 & up. 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Oklahoma City Daddy Daughter Dance at Civic Center Music Hall (201 N Walker Ave) features a Winter Wonderland themed dance in the beautiful Meinders Hall of Mirrors. Enjoy light refreshments, photo booth, DJ and more. $35 per couple, $10 for each additional child. 3 & 6 p.m.
FREE Purcell Daddy Daughter Dance at the Purcell Library (919 N 9th St, Purcell) features dancing and more. Registration is required; pick up free tickets for daughters and daddies or other positive male role models at the library. 3 - 5 p.m.
Mustang Dad & Daughter Dance at Mustang Town Center (1201 N Mustang Rd, Mustang) features a a fun-filled night with music, dancing and refreshments. Vicker's Photography will be available throughout the evening for professional photos. Tickets must be purchased in advance. $10 per person. 5 & 7:30 p.m.
Daddy Daughter Dance at The Gate Gym (7700 N Council Rd) features food, fun and plenty of dancing. All proceeds go to support To The Beat Performing Arts. $10 per person. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.