301 W. Reno
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Crystal Bridge Conservatory is open Mon-Sat 9am-5pm;
Sun 11am-5pm
Outdoor grounds open daily 6am-11pm. 

Children's Gardening Fair

Saturday and Sunday, June 17 & 18, 10am-5pm

Join us in learning the ins, the outs, and the all abouts of gardening and how to become gardeners ourselves! This two-day fair will invite children of all ages to explore different aspects of gardening through interactive stations designed for immersive learning and play, as well as activities and take-home crafts specifically designed to get their hands dirty and their brains whirring. Enjoy food vendors, face painting, the Thunder Fountain, and free rides on Mo’s Carousel (with admission).

  • General Admission: $8, non-members; FREE, members and 2 and under
  • Premium Admission: $14, non-members; $6, members
  • FREE unlimited rides on Mo’s Carousel with admission

General Admission includes:

Education stations (explore and learn)

  • Compost Bin
  • How does your garden grow?
  • Hydroponics
  • Vermiculture
  • Soil Science
  • Good Bug, Bad Bug

Activity stations (take home and hands-on)

  • Seed starting
  • Seed bombs
  • Garden tags
  • Pollination game
  • Seed math

Premium Admission includes:

  • Solar prints
  • DIY mini bouquet
  • Veggie snacks
  • Children’s Gardening Fair tote bag


11 am | Mother Earth play, sponsored by OKC Beautiful
12 pm | Beekeeping 101 with Scissortail Park
1 pm | Story time with Metropolitan Library
2 pm | Bug Show & Tell with OU

thunder fountain water feature with children playing in falling water


  • Matt’squerade Face Painting (Saturday)
  • Kaleidoscope Arts Face Painting (Sunday)
  • LOL Cartoons, Face painting, (Sunday)
  • Myriad Gardens Shop
  • Social Greenery potting bar
  • Wine and Palette pop-in painting
  • Kona Ice Moore
  • Split Top Dogs
  • Wondervan Pops