Cheapies & Freebies

Raising a family is an expensive proposition these days, and everyone’s piggybank could use a little break, right? So we’ve compiled this list of Cheapies & Freebies to help lessen the load!

Ontario Place – Lumière: The Art of Light

Ontario Place hosts Lumière: The Art of Light (formerly Winter Light Exhibition), an annual art event that transforms Trillium Park, along the shore of Lake Ontario. This free light exhibition allows visitors to experience art developed by Ontario artists utilizing innovation, light and discovery to celebrate the change of seasons
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Hangar Skate

Hangar Skate is a free pop-up skating rink, featuring live DJs in the evenings and free skating lessons in the afternoons (first-come, first served), outside an airplane hangar at the Hangar District in Downsview. On Family Day, there is also Family DJ open skate afternoon. Hangar Skate When: February 4-26,
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Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre: Free Family Fun Day

The Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre welcomes their community on Family Day for a free open house, featuring family-oriented programming and activities that everyone can enjoy. Families will enjoy the Family Gym, including bouncing castles and sporting activities, plus visitors can also try out all of the facilities free of
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Home Depot: Free Kids Workshops

Home Depot Free Kids Workshops are a fun way to spend a Saturday morning at your local hardware store! Kids between the ages of 4-12 years can hammer and glue to create an exciting new woodworking craft project (with parental supervision). Note: Pre-registration is now required.  This month’s craft: February:
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Toys R Us Valentine’s Day Craft Events

Toys R Us is celebrating Valentine’s Day throughout February with free crafts! They’re spreading compassion and thoughtfulness all month long, including sweet story times with Geoffrey the giraffe, crafts, kindness bingo sheets to take home, and more. Toys R Us Valentine’s Day Craft Events When: February 4-26, 2023 Time: Saturday-Sunday
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Toronto Maple Leafs: Outdoor Practice Weekend

Give your Leafs fanatic exactly what they want for Valentine’s Day: their favourite players up close and personal at Nathan Phillips Square! Toronto Maple Leafs Outdoor Practice Weekend is free to attend, with Carlton the Bear’s Party in the Square on Saturday afternoon, and Women’s Skills Competition and Maple Leafs
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Hockey Hall of Fame: Free Kids on Family Day

On Family Day (February 20), kids can discover, marvel and play for FREE (up to a maximum of four youth aged 13 yrs. & under, with the purchase of one regular price adult admission) at the Hockey Hall of Fame! Enjoy family activities, see the world’s greatest collection of hockey
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Cineplex Cinema Family Favourites
Cineplex Cinemas Family Favourites Saturday

Cineplex Cinemas has announced that their Family Favourites program is returning this weekend! For only $2.99 each, enjoy family-friendly movies every Saturday morning. It’s a fun and affordable way to spend time with your family, plus a portion of proceeds goes towards supporting WE Charity (formerly known as Free the Children). Upcoming Schedule:
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Mississauga Celebration Square: Family Day Weekend

Celebration Square in Mississauga is holding a free Family Day Weekend skating party all through the long weekend! There’s something for the whole family to enjoy, including free dino-themed activities, skating on Mississauga’s largest outdoor skating rink, food trucks, photo ops and heated lounges with comfy seating and perfect winter
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Ajax Winterfest

The annual Ajax Winterfest is back for free frosty fun on Family Day! It includes winter-themed activities such as magic and birds of prey shows, horse wagon rides, inflatables and games, outdoor skating, indoor swimming, free Family Fitness Zumba lessons, plus hot chocolate and s’mores (while supplies last) and more. Ajax
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