OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 13-15, 2017)

OCTOBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (October 13-15, 2017)


Mention Entertain Kids On A Dime when booking a birthday party at Reptilia, and get 25% OFF!

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


6 In The 6ix!

Present this Coupon below to receive $6 Kid’s Meals at Sparks Premium Grill + Bar in Vaughan.
Your children will get a meal, drink, and ice cream.
They are located at Rutherford (west of Keele) and are close to Canada’s Wonderland.
The food is delicious!

My son loves the kid’s burger and my daughter loves the kid’s chicken fingers and fries.
I love the butter chicken flatbread, and my husband loves the chicken souvlaki meal!
There is colouring for the kids, and tv’s all over the walls playing sporting events.

Make sure to take advantage of this!  Check out their menu at: https://sparksgrill.ca/menu



**SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017**

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


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.


* Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
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.


*Cineplex Community Day (All Over Ontario) (FREE)
Select Cineplex Locations
All Over Ontario

Cineplex Entertainment will host its 5th annual Community Day on Saturday, October 14.
Families across Canada are invited to a morning of free movies at their local Cineplex theatre, with all donations and concession sales supporting WE Charity.
Visit our website for more information.


*Kids Building Workshop (All Over Ontario) (FREE)

FREE Hands-on Workshops designed for children ages 5 – 12.
Held on the 2nd Saturday of each month at all The Home Depot stores. Each child can bring home a newly constructed project, an achievement pin and certificate.
Check locations near you for details.
Build a Fire House Bank


At participating Indigo & Chapters locations
All Over Ontario

Time to be a hero! Dress up in your PJ’s or favourite hero costume, decorate a mask and get ready to fight crime with a themed storytime.
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.


*LEGO Bricktober (All Over Ontario) (FREE)
Toys R Us Locations

A little inspiration fuels a large imagination! Join Us for the first LEGO Bricktober Bricktivity Event, where kids can bring to life their imagination and creativity through building.

INSPIRATION. Flip the Bricktober Spin Board to choose a build theme.
CREATIVITY. Use your imagination to build something from that theme.
PRIDE OF CREATION. Take a photo using the LEGO Life photo box.
SHARE. Share your creation on LEGO Life for a chance to win a LEGO prize pack!*
TAKE HOME. Take your creation home!

*See contest Rules & details on the LEGO Life App. No registration required. Recommended for kids 6 and up. All event materials available while supplies last and distributed to participants only. Limit one per child.


*Paint A Pumpkin (All Over Ontario) (FREE)
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


*October Weekends (Scarborough)
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


*Fire Department Open House (Milton)
Milton Fire Departments 1, 2 and 3
Milton, ON

To celebrate Fire Prevention Week, the Milton Fire Department will host an Open House on Saturday October 14, between 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at the following stations:

This year’s theme is “Every second counts. Have two ways out!”
Each station will host a BBQ with burgers and dogs.

• Fire Station 1, 405 Steeles Ave. E, Milton
• Fire Station 2, 2665 Reid Side Rd, Campbellville
• Fire Station 3, 610 Savoline Blvd., Milton


*Pumpkinville (Ajax)
Greenwood Conservation Area
2290 Greenwood Rd
Ajax, ON

Free admission! This fall event has been a community favourite for years.
Activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, No Frill’s Pumpkin Patch, inflatable rides, Ajax Mazda Haunted House, face painting, children’s activities, live entertainment, interactive experiences and more.
Parking is very limited and not guaranteed. Cars enter and exit along the same route, so those who choose to drive must be prepared to encounter lengthy wait times getting into and out of the park. Guests are encouraged to take the “Pumpkinville Express” – a free shuttle bus service with a direct route to all the thrills, chills and spooky fun. Nominal fees apply for food and beverages.


**SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2017**

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


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.


*FREE Pumpkin Giveaway (Mount Albert)
Mount Albert Dental Centre
19169 Centre Street
Mount Albert, ON

Our annual fall fest is back! The FREE Pumpkin Giveaway is open to the community and is very popular time and time again – our front lawn is covered with pumpkins (big and small) and the kids that come in costume can take home a free pumpkin! In addition, there is face painting, balloons, arts and crafts, games, food, and music to enjoy the festivities. For the first time ever, there will also be a photo booth to capture your family fall moments! All for FREE!!!! Come out and enjoy some family time — our team is excited to see you all soon!


*SCHC Event (Scarborough) (FREE)
Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto
5183 Sheppard Avenue East
Toronto, ON

Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities (SCHC) is excited to celebrate 40 years of building healthy communities. Join SCHC on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for this free event, as we explore the history of SCHC through a race filled with fun games and tasks that will lead you to our big 40th Anniversary Celebration located at the Chinese Cultural Centre for Greater Toronto. This event offers free food, entertainment and activities.


*October Weekends (Scarborough)
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


*Spooktacular Halloween (Campbellville)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Milburough Line
Campbellville, ON

During the month of October Mountsberg undergoes a ghoulish transformation! The spooky Haunted Barn is suitable for children ages 5 and up (parents are encouraged to explore first). Do you dare find the skeletons’ tea party or climb to the deck of the haunted pirate ship? This event also features live snake presentations, Bird of Prey Presentations – featuring Vultures and Owls, Pumpkin Passport to Discovery, Pumpkin Hay play area, Face painting and more…whew! Wear your costume and receive a free hot drink in the shop. What more could your little ghoul or goblin ask for?

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