Family Activities in Aurora Ontario

There's always lots of family and kids orientated things to do in Aurora. It's a great way for you and your children to meet and connect with others. So come on out, bring the kids and have some fun!

Aurora Farmers Market Apples and Honey Fest

September 17, 2016

49 Wells Street & Town Park, Aurora

8:00am - 1:00pm

A celebration of the new year at the Farmers Market. It will feature free activities for children.

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Fall Forest Festival

September 17, 2016

Hollidge Tract, 16389 Hwy 48, Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville

10:00am - 3:00pm

Admire and shop for exquisite art inspired by nature. Support local artisans and celebrate the beauty and splendour of art in the forest. Have your face painted and become a work of art, take a horse drawn wagon ride, watch a chainsaw carver and much more. Open to all.

Join the Oak Ridges Trail Association on a guided walk in the forest. Try a nature walk to learn about bird calls and the forest or try a moderately paced 3.6 km walk in the rolling hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine. Registration recommended for guided walks.

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Terry Fox Run - Aurora

September 18, 2016

Aurora Town Hall/Seniors Centre - 100 John West Way

8:30am

Main intersection: John West Way and Wellington Street East. Parking is available.What to bring: Weather appropriate clothing and money to buy Terry Fox merchandise. Bicycle and Stroller accessible. Route distance: 2km and 5km

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Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation Powwow-Honouring our Children's Gifts

September 24-5, 2016

Sibbald Point Provincial Park, 26071 Park Road, Sutton West, ON

12:00pm - 5:00pm

This will be a First Nations Cultural Experience, this years theme "Honouring our Children's Gifts". There will be First Nations drumming, dancing, arts/crafts and Food. All Visitors Welcome!! In partnership with Ontario Parks-Campsites and RV parking rentals available-please see park website for booking information www.ontarioparks.com/park/sibbaldpoint

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National Forest Week Tree Planting Event

September 24, 2016

Machell Park, Aurora Heights Drive (just west of Yonge St)Aurora, ON L4G 1P2

10:00am - 12:00pm

Please come plant a tree with Local Enhancement & Appreciation of Forests (LEAF) during National Forest Week! You can take home a free shrub to plant in your yard ($30 value) while supplies last! The event is free but registration is recommended. Follow the link below to learn more and register for this event.

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AppleFest

September 24-5, 2016

Markham Museum

10:00am - 4:00pm

Come out and enjoy this popular annual event saluting the wonderful apple! The Museum operates its own apple cider mill and offers fresh samples to visitors. Take a stroll through our heritage apple orchard and participate in a variety of hands-on activities for kids of all ages. Enjoy the great food and music too. It's a fun-filled weekend for the entire family!Saturday and Sunday10 a.m. – 4 p.m. $4 per person, children under 2 are free

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Nature Play Fall Fun

September 26, 2016

Windfall Ecology Centre, 93A Industrial Pkwy S, Aurora

1:00pm - 4:00pm

A truck full of Fall Fun. Putting self-directed play back into the lives of our children

Pumpkins, Leaves, Straw Bales, Sticks, Mud, Water, pots and pans, shovels, and all sorts of odds and ends to stimulate the children's creativity into making their own messy, mucky outdoor adventure playground this PA Day

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Aurora Farmers Market Culture Days/Culinary Day

October 1, 2016

49 Wells Street & Town Park, Aurora

8:00am - 1:00pm

Cook up a storm at the Farmers Market. It will feature free activities for children.

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Aurora Farmers Market Customer Appreciation Day

October 8, 2016

49 Wells Street & Town Park, Aurora

8:00am - 1:00pm

Because customers are everything..... It will feature free activities for children.

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Thanks for supporting us kids!

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