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Free Family Events in the GTA

Free Family Event Guide GTA

Local guide to FREE events for kids and families

Some of the best things in life are free! 

Find kids events in Toronto, Mississauga, York Region, Durham, Halton and Surrounding Areas in our family guide. Check back often (this list is updated frequently) to see where you can grab some fun with the kids on a shoestring!

Grand Opening: Vaughan Integrated Health Community

Start:
Oct 20, 2019
End:
Oct 20, 2019
Venue:
Vaughan Integrated Health Community
Join us for the Grand Opening of Vaughan Integrated Health Community! Five different health & wellness businesses are launching in one convenient location. Services include: Family Medicine, Walk-in Clinic, Travel Clinic, Dental Health, Psychotherapy, ...
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Pumpkinferno

Start:
Oct 3, 2019
End:
Oct 20, 2019
Venue:
Discovery Harbour
Experience the phenomenon of hauntingly magical and stirring outdoor exhibits of hand-crafted synthetic pumpkins, all lit up against the night-time backdrop of  Discovery Harbour. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays starting October 3 until October ...
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3rd Monday at the ROM

3rd Monday Nights Free

Start:
Oct 21, 2019
End:
Oct 21, 2019
Venue:
Royal Ontario Museum
Bring family and friends to the ROM on the 3rd Monday Night of each month and enjoy free admission from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. With complimentary access and extended hours, visitors are invited ...
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LEGO Frankenstein’s Monster Make & Take

Start:
Oct 26, 2019
End:
Oct 26, 2019
Venue:
Toys “R” Us
Children of all ages will be invited to help Dr. Frankenstein bring his monster to life. Across all Toys“R”Us stores in Canada, guests will have the opportunity to build their very own LEGO® creation ...
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Springfree Trampoline Halloween Costume Party

Start:
Oct 26, 2019
End:
Oct 26, 2019
Venue:
Springfree Markham Trampoline Store
Springfree Trampoline will be hosting a Halloween Costume event for families at our Showroom in Markham. Families are invited to join us for a chance to test jump our trampolines, compete in some free ...
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A Monster Maker Event

A Monster Maker Event

Start:
Oct 26, 2019
End:
Oct 27, 2019
Venue:
The STEAM Project
The STEAM Project is hosting a free monster making workshop to celebrate Halloween! Work together with your kids to build a customizable moving monster. Event times: October 26 and 27, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday) ...
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You’re Invited to Studio Spooky!

Start:
Oct 31, 2019
End:
Oct 31, 2019
Venue:
Canadian Broadcasting Centre
Join CBC Kids hosts Tony & Janaye this Halloween for a thrilling tour of Studio K, spooktacular activities, creepy crafts and trick-or-treats! Date: October 31, 2019 Location: Studio K (CBC Toronto - 25 John ...
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Music Wonderland (3-4 years old)

Music Wonderland (3-4 years old)

Start:
Sep 1, 2019
End:
Oct 31, 2019
Venue:
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre
Music Wonderland is a class specifically designed to nurture this important developmental stage through the learning and enjoyment of music with parents and new friends. Music Wonderland begins teaching music through a very natural ...
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Mimico Pumpkin Parade

Start:
Nov 1, 2019
End:
Nov 1, 2019
Venue:
Mimico Square
It's Pumpkin Parade time! Bring your Jack-O-Lanterns down to light up Mimico Square and Amos Waites Park on Thursday, Nov 1st starting at 6 pm. On Friday November 1st we invite you to bring ...
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The Gem Within

Start:
Oct 31, 2019
End:
Nov 2, 2019
Venue:
Symphony Banquet Hall
Discover a world where Mother Nature is the key to happiness and health. The Gem Within is a three-day event filled with fun that you do not want to miss! Handcrafted jewelry, beautiful artwork, ...
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Sunday FUNday – Pen & Ink Letters to Santa

Start:
Nov 3, 2019
End:
Nov 3, 2019
Venue:
Oshawa Museum
Learn how to use pen and ink to write letters, just as Victorians did. Children could write letters to Santa in time to mail them at the Santa Claus Parade! Sunday FUNdays are held ...
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Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead

Start:
Nov 2, 2019
End:
Nov 3, 2019
Venue:
Harbourfront Centre
Explore Mexico and Latin America's most popular cultural celebration through a contemporary lens. Experience roving performances, art installations and more – all to a soundtrack of Mexican music ...
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Cavalcade of Lights

Start:
Nov 30, 2019
End:
Nov 30, 2019
Venue:
Nathan Phillips Square
Cavalcade of Lights kicks off the holiday season in Toronto with the first lighting of Toronto’s Official Christmas Tree and Nathan Phillips Square. The event features live musical performances, a DJ skating party, and ...
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Toronto Biennial of Art

Toronto Biennial of Art

Start:
Sep 21, 2019
End:
Dec 1, 2019
Venue:
Multiple Locations in Toronto
Launching September 21, 2019, the Toronto Biennial of Art is a new international contemporary visual arts event as culturally connected and diverse as the city itself. For 72 days, Toronto and surrounding areas will ...
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IMAX Super Power Dogs

Start:
Sep 1, 2019
End:
Dec 24, 2019
Venue:
Ontario Science Centre
Join an immersive IMAX adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey ...
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Rainbow Songs Music Classes for Babies and Toddlers

Rainbow Songs Music Classes for Babies and Toddlers

Start:
Jul 24, 2019
End:
Dec 31, 2019
Venue:
Rainbow Songs | 20 locations in GTA
Rainbow Songs is Toronto largest and best loved music program for babies and toddlers. Sign up for a free preview class at any of our 20 locations in Toronto. Rainbow Songs offers a inclusive, ...
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1 thought on “Free Family Events in the GTA”

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    Jordan RiverWheels

    It is really important for the sake of your family that once a week, the whole family should visit some place or take part in a family activity. This will help in increasing the bond between all members.

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