OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 20-22, 2017)

OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 20-22, 2017)

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The deal is only valid when booking on site at the zoo!
You must book your party before December 31, 2017.

http://www.reptilia.org

 



 

**SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017**

* Family Favourites Movie (All Over Ontario)
11am
Cineplex Movie Theatres
Various Locations

Movie: DESPICABLE ME 3

Join us on Saturday mornings at 11am for Cineplex Family Favourites. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting Free The Children. It’s a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.

http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites?gclid=CJ_fvubOysoCFQ6IaQodbBkFCw

* Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
10am-11:30am
Michaels Art Store
All Over Ontario

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or just drop in. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30 am. See a store associate to join the fun! Parents must remain on premises during the event.

http://canada.michaels.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-MichaelsCanada-Site/en_CA/Page-Show?cid=store-events

*Geoffrey’s Day (All Over Ontario)
11am-1pm
Toys”R”Us locations.

Join in the fun – hooray! Bring your kid(s) for a special day of fun, in celebration of our very own Geoffrey the Giraffe.

• Capture your Toys“R”Us kid with Fuji Instax! Take a photo with Geoffrey, the friendliest giraffe around, frame it and take it home.
• Start your path to becoming a Pokémon Trainer! Build and take home a Pokémon Mega Construx™ “Poké Ball”.
• Celebrate the magic of friendship with My Little Pony! Bring your friends, ponify yourself and capture the moment with a photo op.
• Make a one of a kind bracelet with Cutie Stix! Cut it, create it and show it off to your friends.
• Demo and play the latest action battling, card play game – Turning MeCard! Once you’ve tried the game, pick up a free poster & enter for a chance to WIN a Turning MeCard Prize pack!
• DROPMIX™ Music Mixing Game – play it here first! Everyone can create unique song mixes in this fast-paced & super fun music mixing game by Hasbro. Select stores only.
Find a participating location near you CLICK HERE.

In-store only. Event intended for ages 3-up. Parental supervision required at all times. Activities & Geoffrey mascot appearances vary by store. All giveaways and event material available while supplies last & distributed to participants only. Limit one per customer.

http://www.toysrus.ca/shop/index.jsp?categoryId=3373022

*INDIGOKIDS PRESENTS: OPEN HOUSE (All Over Ontario)
11am
Select Indigo Locations
All Over Ontario

Calling all toy lovers! Join us for a full day of toy demos with the brands you love. Test your skills, play your game and make your own fun! For more details, please speak to a sales associate.
For more details, please speak to a sales associate.
At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/events/listings/

*Paint A Pumpkin (All Over Ontario) (FREE)
10am-3pm
Terra Green Houses
Various Ontario Locations

Kids receive a free pumpkin to paint and take home Saturdays and Sundays from 10am – 3pm, Sept 23 to October 29 at Terra.
(Paint friendly attire is suggested for children attending)

This event will run at all five TERRA locations – Hamilton, Waterdown, Burlington, Milton and Vaughan

Call or drop in to participate.
Terra Hamilton 905.692.6900
Terra Waterdown 905.689.1999
Terra Burlington 905.332.3222
Terra Milton 905.876.4000
Terra Vaughan 905.832.6955

www.terragreenhouses.com/event/paint-pumpkin-workshop-2/

*Halloween Event (Vaughan) (FREE)
1 Bass Pro Mills Dr
Vaughan, ON

Trick-or-treating & costume parade, FREE photo with the Peanuts gang and FREE Crafts.

https://stores.basspro.com/ca/on/vaughan/1-bass-pro-mills-dr.html

*Princess and Superhero Party (Newmarket)
10am-1pm
Magna Centre
800 Mulock Dr.
Newmarket, ON

Cost: $5 per child, parents and guardians are free. ​

​Come dressed as your favorite princess or superhero for the day. Enjoy games, crafts, inflatables and stage shows.

www.newmarket.ca/ThingsToDo/Pages/Recreation%20and%20Culture/Events/Princess-and-Superhero-.aspx

*Parenting Expo 2017 (Markham)
Markham Event Centre
95 Duffield Drive
Markham, ON

Parenting Expo is a first of its kind community event for new and immigrant parents and parents-to-be with a unique and convenient opportunity to explore and benefit from resources available in our community.

Come learn from our many exhibitors and expert speakers on the latest trends and hot topics about parenting in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. There are 21 seminars and interactive sessions covering Child Safety & Infant CPR, Prenatal Yoga, Nutrition for Moms & Babies, Youth Financial Literacy, Interactive Kids Activities and much more!

Tons of prizes and giveaways to be won!

Tickets: $5 Online. $8 At the door (Cash Only). Free for kids under the age of 12.

www.ParentingExpo.ca

*October Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

Don’t be a Halloweenie! Conjure up your pioneer spirit at Scarborough Museum! Lots of Halloween themed activities to ensure you have a screaming good time.
This event is presented as part of the City of Toronto Historic Sites’ Halloween Programming.
Admission is Pay What You Can!

Cost: Pay What You Can

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*INDIGOKIDS PRESENTS: ALYSSA JAGAN (Toronto)
11am
Indigo Yorkdale
Toronto, ON

Join popular Instagram slimer of @CraftySlimeCreator, Alyssa Jaganas she makes gorgeous, satisfying slime and signs copies of Ultimate Slime.

https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/events/listings/

*Family Fall Festival (Hamilton)
2pm-4pm
Victory International Church
2799 Barton Street East
Hamilton, ON

A fun and friendly Fall Festival for the whole family, hosted by Victory International Church. Featuring FREE pony rides, games, face painting, candy, food and more, this is a wonderful time to enjoy the fall season in our community. Admission is a non-perishable food donation (towards local food banks) or $2/person. Join us at 2799 Barton Street East Hamilton, L8E 2J8, from 2:00pm until 4:00pm. Call 905-549-0981 for more info.

www.victoryinternational.church/events/family-fall-festival/

*Halloween Event (Niagara Falls)
300 Taylor Rd Ste A1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Free 4×6 Picture with the Peanuts Gang!!
With optional $5.00 package available for purchase.
Oct. 21 & 22 and 28 & 29 – Sat & Sun Noon- 5:00pm
Oct. 27 & 30 – Friday and Monday: 5:00-7:00pm
Oct. 31 – Halloween 4-8:00pm

Halloween Pin/ lanyard Giveaway!!
First 100 kids to get their photo taken each day will receive a pin on a lanyard. 7 different styles !!

Kid’s Pumpkin Toss !!
Saturdays and Sundays Noon-5:00pm and Halloween 4-8pm
Pumpkin Toss Prizes !! (Prizes Vary)

https://stores.basspro.com/ca/on/niagara-on-the-lake/300-taylor-rd.html

*Huron Park Recreation Centre 50th Anniversary (Mississauga)
12:30pm-4:30pm
Huron Park Recreation Centre
830 Paisley Blvd W
Mississauga, ON

Huron Park Recreation Centre is turning 50 this month. On Saturday, October 21 join us for a celebration including family-friendly activities for all ages. This special event is part of a full-year of City programs planned in recognition of Canada’s 150th anniversary. An official ceremony is scheduled for 12:30 p.m.

Come out to enjoy a fun skate, adult leisure swim or fun swim. There will also be a free BBQ for the first 600 guests.

*Halloween Harvest Celebration (Orangeville)
9am-1pm
Downtown Orangeville

Marking the closing of the Farmers’ Market and celebrating all things Autumn. Trick or Treating, crafts, face painting, great shopping and other festive activities.

Free Face Painting & Petting Zoo:
9 am – 1 pm; Tiny Tots Trick or Treating: 10 am – 12 pm (or until the candy runs out!)

www.downtownorangeville.ca/downtown-orangeville-harvest-celebration-2017

*Family Fright Fiesta (Keswick)
5:30pm-8:30pm
Georgina Pioneer Village
26557 Civic Centre Road
Keswick, ON

$1 for children
$2 for adult/senior

Join us as we bring the Pioneer Village to life in the spirit of the Halloween season. There will be lots of activities for the entire family! Halloween puppet show, scary stories form the library & other spooktacular happenings. Crafts and pumpkins while quantities last.

www.georgina.ca/events/family-fright-fiesta-1



**SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017**

*Paint A Pumpkin (All Over Ontario) (FREE)
10am-3pm
Terra Green Houses
Various Ontario Locations

Kids receive a free pumpkin to paint and take home Saturdays and Sundays from 10am – 3pm, Sept 23 to October 29 at Terra.
(Paint friendly attire is suggested for children attending)

This event will run at all five TERRA locations – Hamilton, Waterdown, Burlington, Milton and Vaughan

Call or drop in to participate.
Terra Hamilton 905.692.6900
Terra Waterdown 905.689.1999
Terra Burlington 905.332.3222
Terra Milton 905.876.4000
Terra Vaughan 905.832.6955

www.terragreenhouses.com/event/paint-pumpkin-workshop-2/

*Jungle Gym (Vaughan)
JCC -Schwartz/Reisman Centre
9600 Bathurst Street
(Bathurst & Rutherford)
Vaughan, ON

DROP-IN PROGRAM

Age Recommended: 0-5 Years
Non-Member Fee: $5.00

Circle Time, Story Time, and playing in the gym with toys and games.
•Please call prior to confirm they are running the program.

905-303-1821

*Halloween Event (Vaughan) (FREE)
1 Bass Pro Mills Dr
Vaughan, ON

Trick-or-treating & costume parade, FREE photo with the Peanuts gang and FREE Crafts.

https://stores.basspro.com/ca/on/vaughan/1-bass-pro-mills-dr.html

*October Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

Don’t be a Halloweenie! Conjure up your pioneer spirit at Scarborough Museum! Lots of Halloween themed activities to ensure you have a screaming good time.
This event is presented as part of the City of Toronto Historic Sites’ Halloween Programming.
Admission is Pay What You Can!

Cost: Pay What You Can

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Parenting Expo 2017 (Markham)
Markham Event Centre
95 Duffield Drive
Markham, ON

Parenting Expo is a first of its kind community event for new and immigrant parents and parents-to-be with a unique and convenient opportunity to explore and benefit from resources available in our community.

Come learn from our many exhibitors and expert speakers on the latest trends and hot topics about parenting in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. There are 21 seminars and interactive sessions covering Child Safety & Infant CPR, Prenatal Yoga, Nutrition for Moms & Babies, Youth Financial Literacy, Interactive Kids Activities and much more!

Tons of prizes and giveaways to be won!

Tickets: $5 Online. $8 At the door (Cash Only). Free for kids under the age of 12.

www.ParentingExpo.ca

*Halloween Event (Niagara Falls)
300 Taylor Rd Ste A1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Free 4×6 Picture with the Peanuts Gang!!
With optional $5.00 package available for purchase.
Oct. 21 & 22 and 28 & 29 – Sat & Sun Noon- 5:00pm
Oct. 27 & 30 – Friday and Monday: 5:00-7:00pm
Oct. 31 – Halloween 4-8:00pm

Halloween Pin/ lanyard Giveaway!!
First 100 kids to get their photo taken each day will receive a pin on a lanyard. 7 different styles !!

Kid’s Pumpkin Toss !!
Saturdays and Sundays Noon-5:00pm and Halloween 4-8pm
Pumpkin Toss Prizes !! (Prizes Vary)

https://stores.basspro.com/ca/on/niagara-on-the-lake/300-taylor-rd.html


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