Things To Do This Weekend With Kids: Local Events Lineup

Looking for some things to do this weekend with kids? Look no further! We’ve curated a list of fantastic local events and activities that are guaranteed to bring smiles to your children’s faces. From outdoor adventures to creative workshops and sporting events, there’s something for every child to enjoy. This list includes things to do in Hamilton this weekend, as well as in Halton and Niagara regions.

Our events calendar is home to tons of family-friendly events that suit a mix of interests and ages. Whether you have toddlers, school-aged kids, or even teenagers, there are bound to be things to do this weekend near me that they will love.

This list includes things to do in Hamilton this weekend, as well as in Halton and Niagara regions. Active Parents fans told us they didn’t mind a short drive, so we add in everything we can find!

More things to do this weekend with kids

Hamilton Cardinals Home Game

Bring the family to the ballpark this weekend and catch a Cardinals game! Kids can run the bases, meet the players and mascots and take home prizes! Kids 10 & under are FREE! There is always a ton of giveaways, freebies for kids, and great gameplay.

Friday’s theme: Hamilton’s Got Talent; Sunday’s Theme: Paint the Park Red.

Sounds of Summer Outdoor Orchestra

Mark your calendars – our FREE summer series in the park is back. Bring your family, bring your pets, bring a picnic, bring a lawn chair, bring your voice to sing along if you like! Enjoy an hour of free music every Tuesday evening at Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park this summer.

Things To Do July 19-21, 2024

Friday, July 19

Pelham Summerfest – Residents and visitors, friends and neighbours are invited to come and explore this hometown festival!

Toonie Movies At Film.Ca Cinemas has started for the summer! Watch a family-friendly flick for only $2 per person.

Hamilton Cardinals Home Game – Bring the family to the ballpark this weekend and catch a Cardinals game! Kids can run the bases, meet the players and mascots and take home prizes! Kids 10 & under are FREE! Today is Hamilton’s Got Talent at the stadium!

Free Parks Day at Ontario Provincial Parks – Free day use at all Ontario Parks.

Free Swimming at Burlington Pools – Friday, July 19: Aldershot Pool, 1:35 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Community Nights at Nelson Pool – Nelson Pool will host Community Event Nights every Friday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Regular admission rates apply. 

Burlington Food Truck Festival – Burlington Food Truck Festival is BACK FOR 3 DAYS! 30 Food Trucks will be serving up some of the best food from the country.

Saturday, July 20

Sensory Friendly Swimming at Burlington’s Tansley Woods Swimming Pool

NEXT GEN Dance Intensive – A brand new, 2-day-long summer dance intensive bringing the immense talent of the next generation to Burlington.

Soccer Free Trial Class for Kids 2-5yrs – Coach Dana is a certified teacher who is passionate about building children’s confidence and physical literacy.

20th Annual Car Show – Cars of all classes, BBQ, Music, Silent Auction, Penny Auction, Dash Plaques, Plaque Awards, Ice Cream and much more.

Cineplex Family Favourites Movies For $3.99 – today’s feature film is The Iron Giant

Try Vipers Wheelchair Basketball – Are you looking to explore a dynamic sport or know someone in these fields? Join us for an engaging ‘Try It’ event, showcasing the incredible benefits of wheelchair basketball. 

Nature Games At Bronte Creek – Each Saturday during the summer drop by the Nature Centre to play Nature Games.

Sunday, July 21

Hamilton Cardinals Home Game – Bring the family to the ballpark this weekend and catch a Cardinals game! Kids can run the bases, meet the players and mascots and take home prizes! Kids 10 & under are FREE! Today is Paint the Park Red at the stadium!

Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cone for 50¢ – download their app and score yourself a soft-serve cone for only 50 cents.

Family Fun Day AGH 110 Celebration – Learn to make your very own musical instruments. 

Concerts in the Park – Bring your own blanket or lawn chair and enjoy an entertaining evening showcasing a variety of music for all ages. 

That’s a wrap on scheduled events and things to do this weekend with kids, but our website is always full of ideas. You can find indoor places to play, hikes that kids will actually enjoy and of course, our Playground reviews that parents rave about.

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