JUNE FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (June 23- June 24, 2018)

JUNE FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (June 23- June 24, 2018)

FOLDABLE WAGON DEAL: $30 OFF
Backyard Lifestyles is giving our group a BIG DEAL!
They are selling like crazy on Amazon and we are getting the best price ever!
Get $30 Off Your Wagon
Regular Price: $189.99
*Sale Price: $159.99
TWO WAYS TO ORDER:
1) Pick Up In Woodbridge
This avoid the shipping cost.
To reserve your wagon, call 905-761-8930, quote the code: EKOAD, and plan your pick up date. (They are only open during weekday business hours)
2) Order The Wagon Online
There will be a shipping cost.
Put the code: EKOAD
Wagon Features
• High quality
• Folds nicely to store in your car or garage
• Insert is removable and washing machine safe
• Canopy to protect from the sun
• 150-pound weight capacity
• Storage space – much bigger than the Costco & Walmart ones
• Has break locks to keep it still
• Can stand on its side when folded
AND MORE!
*They don’t market it as a kids product because it does not have seat belts. I don’t recommend it for a baby for this reason but toddlers and kids I would definitely buy it for!
Deal Ends: July 2018

Get a highly discounted room and head to Great Wolf Lodge this weekend and next week.
 
Dates are:
Sunday June 24
Monday June 25
Tuesday June 26
Wednesday June 27
Thursday June 28

Have a great weekend!!!
Entertain Kids On A Dime is not responsible for any events listed below. All events can be cancelled or changed at any time. 


**JUNE 23, 2018**

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

Movie: THE LAND BEFORE TIME

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

*Farmer’s Market (Woodbridge)
9am-1pm
Woodbridge Pool and Memorial Arena
5020 Hwy # 7 at Islington Ave
Woodbridge, ON
The Woodbridge Village Farmers Market is a non-profit, volunteer run market. We are affiliated with the Woodbridge Agricultural Society. The market is a great place to spend a quiet Saturday morning, meeting with friends and neighbours. We invite you to join us every Saturday from June 16th 2018 to October 13th 2018.The Woodbridge Village Farmers Market is a friendly, big hearted market located on the northwest corner of Hwy #7 and Islington Ave., at the Woodbridge Pool & Memorial Arena parking lot. Our volunteers are always there to help with the many special events. It’s a fun place for friends to meet and families to come Saturday mornings. Our Kid’s Club includes creative crafts and engaging activities weekly. This will be our 10th year of operation.

http://www.woodbridgefarmersmarket.com

*Flavours Of Our World (Woodbridge)
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
100 Porter Avenue
Vaughan, ON

Flavours of Our World is a celebration of our differences and a sharing of our community. Bring your appetite and taste for adventure to Woodbridge Fairgrounds on June 23rd and 24th, 2018 and savour the Flavours of Our World.
Midway provided by Magical Midways. Pre- sale midway passes available.

http://www.flavoursofourworld.ca

*Taste of Asia (Markham) (FREE)
Kennedy Rd & Steeles Ave E. Markham, ON

Each summer, Markham sees the coming together of dazzling cultural performances, culinary artists, iconic celebrities, dignitaries, sports fans, artisans and food connoisseurs. This year’s event will fill the streets with three days of non-stop multicultural performances for families and friends.

http://fccmtoa.ca/

*June Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-5pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Rd
Scarborough, ON

June is a great time to see how Scarborough Museum’s rustic Victorian buildings fit into the backdrop of Thomson Memorial Park in full bloom! As the weather warms up, you can cool off with a cup of lemonade and enjoy chocolate crème candy from the museum’s historic kitchen. Board games and an animal scavenger hunt for kids round out this family-friendly weekend. Admission is Pay What You Can.

Cost: Pay What You Can

http://www.toronto.ca/scarborough

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201806-juin-june

*Nature Play In The Garden (Toronto)
Evergreen Brickworks
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto ON

This unique program and dynamic space requires parents and guardians to supervise their children while co-creating a magical world of possibilities.

The Children’s Garden is suitable for children of all ages as it inspires them to use their imagination in open-ended play. Here, children have the freedom to be the architects of their environment, to invent and build using their own creativity and problem-solving skills, all while developing an appreciation for the natural world.

Weekly activities respond to the changing seasons and weather, and are based on the natural materials we have available. Most importantly, our activities are a great way to be active and connect with community, family and the environment that sustains us all.

https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/?date=2018-05-24&category=0&view=upcoming

*Butterfly Festival (Toronto) (FREE)
11am-2pm
Panorama Park
31 Panorama Court
Toronto, ON

The always popular annual Etobicoke Butterfly Festival is growing once again and will take place in North Etobicoke for the first time! The free, family event hosted by Our Place Initiative (OPI) will take place on June 9 at Panorama Park, 31 Panorama Court at the Panorama Community Garden from 11 am – 2 pm. The festival will also return to Centennial Park on June 24.
The event will feature a butterfly garden planting party, arts and crafts, childrens’ activities and free plant giveways.
The festival will also return to Centennial Park on Sunday June 24. Both events are free and open to all.

http://www.ourplaceinitiative.com

*Flavours of Fairbank (Toronto) (FREE)
12pm-4pm
Eglinton Ave West
5 Blocks along Eglinton Ave.W.
Toronto, ON

Fairbank Village BIA, a Business Improvement Area servicing Eglinton West of Dufferin is proud to announce the annual Fairbank Summerfest along Eglinton Ave W., West of Dufferin. A modern twist on a summer carnival, where the Admission, Rides & Entertainment are FREE!!!
20,000 of our Friends and Neighbours join us for this 2-day extravaganza that includes food from around the world as well as a sidewalk sale that will remind you of a European Bazar. New this year show off your pet’s talent at Pet Idol or show off your skills at the Foosball Tournament. Also, come by between 12-4pm for FREE popcorn daily while supplies last.
Visit some of our local businesses and get the back of your postcard stamped for a chance to win a 55 inch TV! Enter the contest and find out more at the Fairbank Village Booth.
Bring the whole family down to Fairbank, on Eglinton West of Dufferin June 23 & 24 the fun starts at noon, fun for the whole family.

http://www.fairbankvillagebia.ca

*The Redpath Waterfront Festival (Toronto) (Free Admission)
Toronto Waterfront
Toronto, ON

It is going to be INCREDIBALL! The Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by Billy Bishop Airport is back June 22-24 with carefree fun, endless entertainment and classic summer eats! Have a ball exploring HTO Pendulum Wave, presented by Menkes, a larger-than-life installation made up of six, 6.5” tall motorized beach balls. Catch a performance of Aqua Cirque, a water-inspired circus show. Stick around after performances, and kids can learn a few tricks of their own at guided workshops led by the acrobats.
For more thrills, bounce over to the Family Fun Zone, where kids of all ages and abilities can enjoy arts and crafts, games, educational activities and carousel rides. Kick back with tall drinks and big eats with the return of the Waterfront Artisan Market and the Wine & Spirit Festival. And Ahoy Matey! The Royal Canadian Navy will be cruising in on the HMCS Oriole, a legendary sail-training ship.
• Explore and snap selfies with HTO Pendulum Wave, presented by Menkes, a giant beach ball installation inspired by summertime and the sand.
• Dive into Aqua Cirque, a playful water-themed circus show. After each performance, learn the tricks of the trade from talented acrobats through guided workshops. Take a spin on the carousel and try your luck at some carnival games.
• Learn about the Royal Canadian Navy’s Tall Ship HMCS Oriole who hasn’t been here for over 25 years.
• Discover big eats at the Waterfront Artisan Market and tall drinks at the Wine & Spirit Festival.
• A Kids Zone will have games and educational activities for kids of all-ages from Parks Canada and Live Green Toronto.

www.towaterfrontfest.com

*Family Ribfest (Oakville)(Free Admission)
Sheridan College Trafalgar Campus
1430 Trafalgar Rd.
Oakville, ON

We are excited to invite you to attend the 7th Annual Oakville Family Ribfest. Once again, the Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar are hosting this years Ribfest at the beautiful Sheridan College campus on Trafalger Road.
This expansive paved site means we have more ribs, more music, more things to see and do, more fun for the kids, more sweet treats, and more enjoyment with friends and family all weekend long.

www.oakvillefamilyribfest.com

*TD IRIE Music Festival (Mississauga)
Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON

Kick off the summer with the tropical flavors and rhythmic sounds of reggae, soca, African music, dance, spoken word, art, international foods, and more. The 16th annual TD IRIE Music Festival gets officially underway on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Mississauga Celebration Square.
TD IRIE Music Festival is free to the public and is wheelchair accessible. The festival runs to 11pm on both days.
Come hungry, dance to great music, meet new friends and stay late.
Everything is irie!

http://iriemusicfestival.com

 



**SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2018**

*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

*Flavours Of Our World (Woodbridge)
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
100 Porter Avenue
Vaughan, ON

Flavours of Our World is a celebration of our differences and a sharing of our community. Bring your appetite and taste for adventure to Woodbridge Fairgrounds on June 23rd and 24th, 2018 and savour the Flavours of Our World.
Midway provided by Magical Midways. Pre- sale midway passes available.

http://www.flavoursofourworld.ca

*Taste of Asia (Markham) (FREE)
Kennedy Rd & Steeles Ave E. Markham, ON

Each summer, Markham sees the coming together of dazzling cultural performances, culinary artists, iconic celebrities, dignitaries, sports fans, artisans and food connoisseurs. This year’s event will fill the streets with three days of non-stop multicultural performances for families and friends.

http://fccmtoa.ca/

*Sunday Funday (Markham)
12pm-4pm
Pride Of Canada Carousel
8080 Birchmount Road, Unionville
Markham, ON

Kicking off Sunday, April 29 and returning on the last Sunday of each month, we’ll be hosting an afternoon of amusement for the whole family. Popcorn, games, and carousel rides are all FREE and guaranteed to excite and delight.

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201806-juin-june

*June Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-5pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Rd
Scarborough, ON

June is a great time to see how Scarborough Museum’s rustic Victorian buildings fit into the backdrop of Thomson Memorial Park in full bloom! As the weather warms up, you can cool off with a cup of lemonade and enjoy chocolate crème candy from the museum’s historic kitchen. Board games and an animal scavenger hunt for kids round out this family-friendly weekend. Admission is Pay What You Can.

Cost: Pay What You Can

http://www.toronto.ca/scarborough

*Flavours of Fairbank (Toronto) (FREE)
12pm-4pm
Eglinton Ave West
5 Blocks along Eglinton Ave.W.
Toronto, ON

Fairbank Village BIA, a Business Improvement Area servicing Eglinton West of Dufferin is proud to announce the annual Fairbank Summerfest along Eglinton Ave W., West of Dufferin. A modern twist on a summer carnival, where the Admission, Rides & Entertainment are FREE!!!
20,000 of our Friends and Neighbours join us for this 2-day extravaganza that includes food from around the world as well as a sidewalk sale that will remind you of a European Bazar. New this year show off your pet’s talent at Pet Idol or show off your skills at the Foosball Tournament. Also, come by between 12-4pm for FREE popcorn daily while supplies last.
Visit some of our local businesses and get the back of your postcard stamped for a chance to win a 55 inch TV! Enter the contest and find out more at the Fairbank Village Booth.
Bring the whole family down to Fairbank, on Eglinton West of Dufferin June 23 & 24 the fun starts at noon, fun for the whole family.

http://www.fairbankvillagebia.ca

*Downsview Park Nature Connection (Toronto) (FREE)
2pm-4pm
Downsview Park
70 Canuck Avenue
rear door, near greenhouses
Toronto, ON

A FREE nature program for families.
Connect with your natural world and come out to Downsview Park! All ages are welcome.*
Downsview Park staff will take you on a free indoor/outdoor Park program based on nature-themed topics to get you exploring the natural world, starting with Downsview Park!
Each two-hour program will explore a natural theme. Activities will be flexible to reflect the interest of participants.
Nature Connection runs every 2nd and 4th Sunday, unless otherwise noted. Check out our Events page to view and RSVP to upcoming Nature Connection programs.
*All participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

http://downsviewpark.ca/educate/nature-connection

*The Redpath Waterfront Festival (Toronto) (Free Admission)
Toronto Waterfront
Toronto, ON

It is going to be INCREDIBALL! The Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by Billy Bishop Airport is back June 22-24 with carefree fun, endless entertainment and classic summer eats! Have a ball exploring HTO Pendulum Wave, presented by Menkes, a larger-than-life installation made up of six, 6.5” tall motorized beach balls. Catch a performance of Aqua Cirque, a water-inspired circus show. Stick around after performances, and kids can learn a few tricks of their own at guided workshops led by the acrobats.
For more thrills, bounce over to the Family Fun Zone, where kids of all ages and abilities can enjoy arts and crafts, games, educational activities and carousel rides. Kick back with tall drinks and big eats with the return of the Waterfront Artisan Market and the Wine & Spirit Festival. And Ahoy Matey! The Royal Canadian Navy will be cruising in on the HMCS Oriole, a legendary sail-training ship.
• Explore and snap selfies with HTO Pendulum Wave, presented by Menkes, a giant beach ball installation inspired by summertime and the sand.
• Dive into Aqua Cirque, a playful water-themed circus show. After each performance, learn the tricks of the trade from talented acrobats through guided workshops. Take a spin on the carousel and try your luck at some carnival games.
• Learn about the Royal Canadian Navy’s Tall Ship HMCS Oriole who hasn’t been here for over 25 years.
• Discover big eats at the Waterfront Artisan Market and tall drinks at the Wine & Spirit Festival.
• A Kids Zone will have games and educational activities for kids of all-ages from Parks Canada and Live Green Toronto.

www.towaterfrontfest.com

*Family Ribfest (Oakville)(Free Admission)
Sheridan College Trafalgar Campus
1430 Trafalgar Rd.
Oakville, ON

We are excited to invite you to attend the 7th Annual Oakville Family Ribfest. Once again, the Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar are hosting this years Ribfest at the beautiful Sheridan College campus on Trafalger Road.
This expansive paved site means we have more ribs, more music, more things to see and do, more fun for the kids, more sweet treats, and more enjoyment with friends and family all weekend long.

www.oakvillefamilyribfest.com

*Sunday’s at Westfield (Hamilton)
12:30pm-4pm
Westfield Heritage Village
1049 Kirkwall Road
Rockton, ON

Every Sunday and public holiday from March to the end of October you can immerse yourself in Westfield’s unique historic setting. Authentically costumed volunteers will take you back to earlier times and places through fun and educational demonstrations and activities. Westfield has more than thirty-five historical buildings to visit, including log homes, a one room schoolhouse, railway station, print shop, inn and cabinetmaker’s shop. Step up to the counter at the General Store for sweet treats and stop by the Gift Shop for unique finds.
You can also enjoy Westfield’s trails and natural areas, set on 500 beautiful acres.
For more information visit our website.

Admission: $11

www.westfieldheritage.ca

*TD IRIE Music Festival (Mississauga)
Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON

Kick off the summer with the tropical flavors and rhythmic sounds of reggae, soca, African music, dance, spoken word, art, international foods, and more. The 16th annual TD IRIE Music Festival gets officially underway on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Mississauga Celebration Square.
TD IRIE Music Festival is free to the public and is wheelchair accessible. The festival runs to 11pm on both days.
Come hungry, dance to great music, meet new friends and stay late.
Everything is irie!

http://iriemusicfestival.com


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