OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 6-8, 2018)

OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 6-8, 2018)


 

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**SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018**

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

Movie: SING

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

*Paint A Pumpkin (All Over Ontario)
10am-3pm
Terra Greenhouses
Select Locations

Come to TERRA and celebrate fall with our Paint a Pumpkin Event! $5 per pumpkin and get $5 off your same day in store purchase!

www.terragreenhouses.com/event/paint-a-pumpkin-september-29/

*Gift Thanks With Yoobi (All Over Ontario)
11am
Chapters Indigo
All Over Ontario

It’s Kidsgiving at Indigo – what are you thankful for? Decorate and start your own gratitude journal, or colour and personalize a postcard for a loved one.
At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Call your local store for more details.

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

*Brick-or-Treat (Vaughan)
LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Vaughan, ON

Treat the kids to spooky, kooky, bricktastic fun all Halloween season!
Jump inside the world’s spookiest box of LEGO® bricks at the only Halloween Party that’s built for kids! Our LEGO® FUNgineers are busy making the attraction boo-tiful and are planning awesome activities around every creepy corner.
• Spooky LEGO build challenge
• Monster mash scavenger hunt
• Positively perfect pumpkin trail
• Zombie Takeover in MINILAND
• And more!
Visit The Ultimate Indoor LEGO Playground for these spook-tacular Brick or Treat every Saturday & Sunday this October!

Get your Entertain Kids Coupon here: https://directory.entertainkidsonadime.com/item/legoland-discovery-centre

http://toronto.legolanddiscoverycentre.ca/whats-inside/events/brick-or-treat/

*Fair (Woodbridge)
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
100 Porter Avenue
Woodbridge, ON

Exotic Car Show, Exhibits & Competitions, Midway Rides, Games, Horse and Wagon Ride, Live Entertainment, Kids zone, Petting zoo, Pioneer area, Great Food, Fun & Free parking!
Make Thanksgiving weekend even more special by visiting our Fall Fair! Join in the tradition of celebrating our community together with old-fashioned fun – it’s a taste of the country, right in the City!

http://www.woodbridgefair.ca

*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

*PumpkinFest (Richmond Hill) (Free Admission)
Richmond Green Sports Centre
1300 Elgin Mills Rd East
Richmond Hill, ON

Great Family Fun Thanksgiving Weekend!
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Richmond Hill Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest has something for all ages. Guests are welcomed to enjoy all things Autumn.

Fun for everyone at Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest
Why not enter your child into the Costume Contest or Little Miss Richmond Hill Pumpkin Fest Contest? Don’t have kids? Not a problem! You can participate in our Pumpkin Carving Contest or take a shot at pumpkin bowling. Of course, there’s also inflatables and games! You won’t want to miss our large Pumpkin Patch and Food Truck Frenzy featuring Toronto’s best food trucks!
Join us on Thanksgiving weekend at Richmond Green Park to participate in all things autumn. There’s something for everyone to enjoy so bring the family!

Free admission and parking.
Cost: Rides & Food

www.richmondhillpumpkinfest.com

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

Let’s get spooky at Scarborough Museum! Halloween is just around the corner and we’ve got you covered. Make a decoupage lantern and ghostly craft to decorate your home. Devil’s Food Cake and Witches Brew (don’t worry it’s just apple cider!) are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Cost is pay what you can.

shm@toronto.ca

*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/201810-octobre-october

*PumpkinFest (Toronto)
Downsview Park
35 Carl Hall Road
Toronto, ON

Pumpkinfest is back for 2018! Toronto Pumpkinfest is back at Downsview Park for three days of Thanksgiving weekend fun.
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Toronto Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Pumpkinfest Toronto has something for all ages.
Fall is here and that means beautiful colours, pumpkin spiced everything and best of all, pumpkinfest! We’re bringing pumpkinfest back to Downsview Park and Richmond hill for another family friendly fall festival.

New for 2018
• Free admission
• Free Parking
• Food Trucks
• Amazing food vendors
• Featured attractions
• Peter’s Pumpkin Patch
• Costume contest
• Pumpkin Pie eating contest
• Pumpkin Games
• Carnival Games
• Kids Midway
• Jumping Castles
• Inflatable Corn Maze

http://www.pumpkinfesttoronto.com

*Thankathon Live Viewing Party (Toronto) (FREE)
7:30am-12pm
CBC Broadcasting Centre
250 Front St W
Toronto, ON

CBC Kids is celebrating the broadcast launch of the new Studio K with a special morning of thankfulness: The Thankathon!
Join us at CBC Toronto for a special Thankathon Viewing Party from 7:30am to noon! We’ll have crafts, activities and you’ll have a front row seat to the live broadcast from outside Studio K. You may even end up on live TV! The event is free and registration is not required.
(Note: Due to the live broadcast happening inside the Studio, we won’t be able to offer tours during this event, but please check back soon for information about our Studio Tour program!)
Can’t join us in person? Watch live on CBC-TV, cbckids.ca, YouTube and cbc.ca/watch. You can join us throughout the morning on Facebook to interact live with our hosts and puppets and for some special giveaways. Tell us what you’re thankful for, and we might read your comment live!

http://www.cbc.ca/parents/events/view/thankathon-live-viewing-party-at-cbc-toronto

*In Time Unlimited (Whitby)
11am-3pm
Lynde House Museum
900 Brock Street South
Whitby, ON

Come play the IN TIME -Unlimited Immersive game. Back after such a great success in August. This is a great way to entertain visiting family members, something to do together – Solve the Riddles, Puzzles, change the Game! An exciting hour of fun… though we did have ‘gamers‘ in August who came to stay for 10 minutes just to see, and stayed for over 2 hours!
Immersive fun, with elements of an ‘escape’ with an immersive theatrical twist. THE GAME STARTS EVERY 15 MINUTES STARTING FROM 11:00 am to 3:00 pm (games end and museum closes at 4:00 pm sharp –make it home in time for dinner…) Entrance by donation at the start of the game.

www.lyndehousemuseum.com/events-schedule

*Norfolk County Fair (Simcoe)
172 South Drive
Simcoe, ON

Something for everyone. Meet farm animals, view competitions, enjoy the arts and entertainment. Savour tasty food and the thrills of the midway. See the largest horse show in Canada. Fun for all!

www.norfolkcountyfair.com/map-directions/



**SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2018**

*Paint A Pumpkin (All Over Ontario)
10am-3pm
Terra Greenhouses
Select Locations

Come to TERRA and celebrate fall with our Paint a Pumpkin Event! $5 per pumpkin and get $5 off your same day in store purchase!

www.terragreenhouses.com/event/paint-a-pumpkin-september-29

*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

*Fair (Woodbridge)
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
100 Porter Avenue
Woodbridge, ON

Exotic Car Show, Exhibits & Competitions, Midway Rides, Games, Horse and Wagon Ride, Live Entertainment, Kids zone, Petting zoo, Pioneer area, Great Food, Fun & Free parking!
Make Thanksgiving weekend even more special by visiting our Fall Fair! Join in the tradition of celebrating our community together with old-fashioned fun – it’s a taste of the country, right in the City!

http://www.woodbridgefair.ca

*Brick-or-Treat (Vaughan)
LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Vaughan, ON

Treat the kids to spooky, kooky, bricktastic fun all Halloween season!
Jump inside the world’s spookiest box of LEGO® bricks at the only Halloween Party that’s built for kids! Our LEGO® FUNgineers are busy making the attraction boo-tiful and are planning awesome activities around every creepy corner.
• Spooky LEGO build challenge
• Monster mash scavenger hunt
• Positively perfect pumpkin trail
• Zombie Takeover in MINILAND
• And more!
Visit The Ultimate Indoor LEGO Playground for these spook-tacular Brick or Treat every Saturday & Sunday this October!

Get your Entertain Kids Coupon here: https://directory.entertainkidsonadime.com/item/legoland-discovery-centre

http://toronto.legolanddiscoverycentre.ca/whats-inside/events/brick-or-treat/

*PumpkinFest (Richmond Hill) (Free Admission)
Richmond Green Sports Centre
1300 Elgin Mills Rd East
Richmond Hill, ON

Great Family Fun Thanksgiving Weekend!
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Richmond Hill Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest has something for all ages. Guests are welcomed to enjoy all things Autumn.

Fun for everyone at Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest
Why not enter your child into the Costume Contest or Little Miss Richmond Hill Pumpkin Fest Contest? Don’t have kids? Not a problem! You can participate in our Pumpkin Carving Contest or take a shot at pumpkin bowling. Of course, there’s also inflatables and games! You won’t want to miss our large Pumpkin Patch and Food Truck Frenzy featuring Toronto’s best food trucks!
Join us on Thanksgiving weekend at Richmond Green Park to participate in all things autumn. There’s something for everyone to enjoy so bring the family!

Free admission and parking.
Cost: Rides & Food

www.richmondhillpumpkinfest.com

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

Let’s get spooky at Scarborough Museum! Halloween is just around the corner and we’ve got you covered. Make a decoupage lantern and ghostly craft to decorate your home. Devil’s Food Cake and Witches Brew (don’t worry it’s just apple cider!) are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Cost is pay what you can.

shm@toronto.ca

*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/201810-octobre-october

*PumpkinFest (Toronto)
Downsview Park
35 Carl Hall Road
Toronto, ON

Pumpkinfest is back for 2018! Toronto Pumpkinfest is back at Downsview Park for three days of Thanksgiving weekend fun.
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Toronto Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Pumpkinfest Toronto has something for all ages.
Fall is here and that means beautiful colours, pumpkin spiced everything and best of all, pumpkinfest! We’re bringing pumpkinfest back to Downsview Park and Richmond hill for another family friendly fall festival.

New for 2018
• Free admission
• Free Parking
• Food Trucks
• Amazing food vendors
• Featured attractions
• Peter’s Pumpkin Patch
• Costume contest
• Pumpkin Pie eating contest
• Pumpkin Games
• Carnival Games
• Kids Midway
• Jumping Castles
• Inflatable Corn Maze

http://www.pumpkinfesttoronto.com

*Sunday FUNday (Oshawa)
12pm-4pm
Oshawa Museum
1450 Simcoe Street South
Oshawa, ON

If you could make a time capsule, what would you put in it? What do you think the Victorians would have put in a time capsule to tell us what their life was like?
Using artefacts from the Museum’s education collection choose what you would use to tell the future about the Victorian era. Visitors will get to touch and interact with artefacts over 100 years old! Cameras, household tools and implements, clothing, and examples of early lighting and laundry. Kids can fill out activity sheets to start their own time capsule!
Sunday FUNdays are held on the first Sunday of the month. Admission is free and allows you to interact with Museum staff and its collection.

oshawamuseum.org

*Norfolk County Fair (Simcoe)
172 South Drive
Simcoe, ON

Something for everyone. Meet farm animals, view competitions, enjoy the arts and entertainment. Savour tasty food and the thrills of the midway. See the largest horse show in Canada. Fun for all!

www.norfolkcountyfair.com/map-directions

 



**MONDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2018**

*Fair (Woodbridge)
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
100 Porter Avenue
Woodbridge, ON

Exotic Car Show, Exhibits & Competitions, Midway Rides, Games, Horse and Wagon Ride, Live Entertainment, Kids zone, Petting zoo, Pioneer area, Great Food, Fun & Free parking!
Make Thanksgiving weekend even more special by visiting our Fall Fair! Join in the tradition of celebrating our community together with old-fashioned fun – it’s a taste of the country, right in the City!

http://www.woodbridgefair.ca

*PumpkinFest (Richmond Hill) (Free Admission)
Richmond Green Sports Centre
1300 Elgin Mills Rd East
Richmond Hill, ON

Great Family Fun Thanksgiving Weekend!
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Richmond Hill Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest has something for all ages. Guests are welcomed to enjoy all things Autumn.

Fun for everyone at Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest
Why not enter your child into the Costume Contest or Little Miss Richmond Hill Pumpkin Fest Contest? Don’t have kids? Not a problem! You can participate in our Pumpkin Carving Contest or take a shot at pumpkin bowling. Of course, there’s also inflatables and games! You won’t want to miss our large Pumpkin Patch and Food Truck Frenzy featuring Toronto’s best food trucks!
Join us on Thanksgiving weekend at Richmond Green Park to participate in all things autumn. There’s something for everyone to enjoy so bring the family!

Free admission and parking.
Cost: Rides & Food

www.richmondhillpumpkinfest.com

*PumpkinFest (Toronto)
Downsview Park
35 Carl Hall Road
Toronto, ON

Pumpkinfest is back for 2018! Toronto Pumpkinfest is back at Downsview Park for three days of Thanksgiving weekend fun.
If you’re looking for something fun to do in Toronto Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Pumpkinfest Toronto has something for all ages.
Fall is here and that means beautiful colours, pumpkin spiced everything and best of all, pumpkinfest! We’re bringing pumpkinfest back to Downsview Park and Richmond hill for another family friendly fall festival.

New for 2018
• Free admission
• Free Parking
• Food Trucks
• Amazing food vendors
• Featured attractions
• Peter’s Pumpkin Patch
• Costume contest
• Pumpkin Pie eating contest
• Pumpkin Games
• Carnival Games
• Kids Midway
• Jumping Castles
• Inflatable Corn Maze

http://www.pumpkinfesttoronto.com

*Norfolk County Fair (Simcoe)
172 South Drive
Simcoe, ON

Something for everyone. Meet farm animals, view competitions, enjoy the arts and entertainment. Savour tasty food and the thrills of the midway. See the largest horse show in Canada. Fun for all!

www.norfolkcountyfair.com/map-directions/


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