Cheapies and Freebies

Having kids can get expensive but having fun with kids does not have to be. Many of the other pages include activities that can be done for free but this page is dedicated for those special deals that come along every once in awhile. Please note that these deals are subject to change without notice. We encourage you to call the facility before you head out on your fun activities!

Heritage Halloween Haunted Train Station
Heritage Halloween Haunted Train Station

Visit Mackin House for their annual Heritage Halloween celebration and get spooky. Take a tour of their haunted train station, enjoy some refreshments & make a craft. Masks are required inside the train station and museum. This is a rain or shine event. This is a FREE event and no
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Girls Fly Too
The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too!

The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! is not just for “girls”. It’s the world’s largest FREE gender diversity outreach event of its kind in Aviation, Aerospace, Marine and Defence. This event features interactive aircraft displays, hands-on activities related to aviation, and a treasure hunt for all participants. There
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Events in Metro Vancouver Parks
Family Fun in Metro Vancouver Regional Parks (updated September 16)

Did you know that the Metro Vancouver Regional Parks host events, year-round, for families? Most of the events are free, some have a nominal charge, all of them are FUN! Check out the events coming up. Please be sure to pay attention to the venues listed, the events don’t all
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picnic spots in Vancouver
Top 5 Picnic Spots in Vancouver (Not The Usual Suspects)

My checklist for the perfect picnic-spot has morphed over the years. As a young 20-something, a good view and a heavy dose of ambiance were essential for any picnic option to be deemed perfect. Now, while I do love a great view, I am looking for a place to entertain
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BC Family Fishing Weekend
BC Family Fishing Weekend

During the 22nd Annual BC’s Family Fishing Weekend, June 18 – 20, 2021 (which is also Father’s Day weekend) Canadians can fish LICENCE FREE on both salt and fresh water (certain rules and regulations do apply though – check with your local tackle shop or FFW event if you have
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Krispy Kreme
FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnuts & Coffee EVERY Monday

Yup, you read that right! Every Monday (until May 24) you can receive a FREE original glazed doughnut and a medium coffee from participating Krispy Kreme locations across Canada! Monday is the hardest day of the week, and Krispy Kreme just made that day a little bit better. You literally
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FREE Comic Book Day
FREE Comic Book Day – Now in AUGUST

Calling all super heroes and cartoon character fans, FREE Comic Book Day is changing! In previous years this fun event happened on the FIRST Saturday of May, but for 2021, Free Comic Book Day is on August 14. Comic Book stores across the continent give away FREE comic books to
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Vancouver Art Gallery Donation Tuesday
Admission By Donation: Tuesdays Nights at the Vancouver Art Gallery

On Tuesday nights the Vancouver Art Gallery drops their regular admission rates and asks people to just make a donation. Every Tuesday evening from 5-8 PM, admission to the Gallery is by donation. All proceeds help to support the Gallery’s incredible ongoing education and public programs, such as School Programs,
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Sampler
Try FREE Product Samples with Sampler

Do you like to try out new products before you buy them? Do you like to receive FREE samples? Pretty much everyone does! Family Fun Canada is pleased to announce that we are offering all of our readers a new opportunity to receive FREE product samples direct to their mailbox
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RESP
$1200 RESP Contribution from the BC Government: Have You Applied?

Did you know that the BC Government is offering a $1200 RESP contribution to BC families? That’s right, fill out a form and boom, $1200 is added to your child’s RESP account. Of course, there are a few rules, and a form to complete, but to get $1200 for my
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