AUGUST 1-7 EVENTS
Kidsworld is only possible to do the generous support of our partnering organizations!
The last two years have been very difficult for many small business' and organizations. Your support of them would be greatly appreciated. We kindly ask you to show your appreciation by:
1. Thanking the organizations hosting you
2. Giving positive reviews on Google and the host organization's Facebook Page
3. Sharing your photos on social media, tagging the host organization and Kidsworld
4. When choosing activities throughout the year, support these great organizations!
Click The Event Title Below Or Scroll Down To See The Full Event Details With Time, Location and Information
Calendar Subject to Change At Any Time
If you share your experiences on social media, it would be greatly appreciated if you tag the organization you're at and Kidsworld. Positive reviews on Facebook and Google make a big difference a lot too!
With a Kidsworld Pass, on top of all the events we have lined up, you also receive bonus discounts!
$50 off a week at Keats Camps for new campers
$25 off Circus Lab Half Day Camps & $35 off Circus Lab Full Day Camps
Vancouver Mysteries 20% off outdoor games before August 31
Vancouver Whitecaps ticket discounts on July 2 & August 5
BC Lions ticket discounts on July 9 & August 26
2-for-1 Youth (Ages 6-17) single day admission tickets to the Abbotsford Airshow
From July 12 til the end of the year show your Kidsworld Pass at the Greater Vancouver Zoo for one free child entrance with each adult ticket purchased
$5 off each Playland ticket on select days
$3 off each PNE Fair ticket on select days
Free introductory two weeks of Kick It Martial Arts Classes
Visit the Members Bonus Discounts Page for links and details by clicking the blue button. The password for this page will be emailed to you when you order passes.
BC SPORTS HALL OF FAME
(Please note that they are open for the BC Day holiday day today and ARE open, but since they aren't normally open on Mondays you may see places online where it says they're closed today)
10am – 5pm Drop In
Show your Kidsworld pass at the front desk for complimentary child and adult admission.
The BC Sports Hall of Fame educates and entertains through its programs and collections by telling stories of outstanding achievements in sport in British Columbia. It showcases accomplishments of individual athletes and teams, as well as those who have contributed to the development of sport in the province.
After June 24 at 8am, visit the Reservation Events Page (link below) to sign up for the event through Microsoft. Microsoft will email you the Microsoft Teams link before the event.
*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*
Hour of Code Minecraft (Ages 8+)
This virtual instructor-led workshop guides participants through unplugged activities, coding challenges, and interactive discussions to explore artificial intelligence (AI) and block-based coding, with a focus on completing quests in the 2019 Minecraft Hour of Code. Periodic recap check-ins help participants unpack the coding concepts they encounter in the quests, including sequencing, debugging, and conditionals. At the end of the workshop, they’ll learn about ways to keep having fun with block-based coding.
BEATY BIODIVERSITY MUSEUM
Any Tuesday to Friday in July or August
10am – 4pm
Show your pass for complimentary admittance for Kidsworld member and guardian. $20 value!
One time per pass in the summer.
See the largest creature to have ever lived on earth, a Blue Whale skeleton hanging in the natural history Museum Atrium. Enjoy the many daily programs and hands-on discovery lab.
URBAN SAFARI RESCUE
11am – 4pm
Thursdays to Mondays in July and August (excluding holidays).
Show your Kidsworld pass at the front desk for complimentary entrance for child and accompanying adult ($16 value). One time entrance per pass.
Come explore the world of animals at Urban Safari Rescue Society. Urban Safari is a registered charity with the mission to rescue and provide sanctuary for unwanted exotic animals and education to the public about animals and the natural world. You can explore animals from around the world, animals that come from South America, Africa, Asia, Central America, Australia. Learn about insects, spiders, reptiles, amphibians, and small mammals. There are approximately 380 animals to see and learn about in this unique facility. Urban Safari also has a very impressive collection of mounted butterflies and other insects. Be curious - there is so much to learn.
10-11:30am: Ages 4-6
11:45am-1:15pm: Ages 7-9
11:45am-1:15pm: Ages 10-12
1:30-3pm: Ages 4+
Come join the circus!
In this 1.5 hour introductory experience kids will get to try silks, juggling, trampoline and more!
Circus Lab is a circus school in Langley encouraging creativity, physical-literacy and confidence through circus arts. We have programs for toddlers, children, teens, adults, children with special needs, homelearners, future ninjas, camps and birthdays parties!
Also visit the Bonus Discount Page for $25 off half day camps and $35 off full day camps.
august 4 & 5
VANCOUVER POLICE MUSEUM
Thursdays & Fridays in August
(one time per pass in the month)
11am – 5pm Drop In
Suitable for youth ages 7+
Show your Kidsworld pass at the front desk for complimentary entrance for Kidsworld child and adult. $20 value.
Learn the science of crime and the history of policing at the Vancouver Police Museum & Archives, home of Vancouver’s former CSI lab! Walk through the museum's authentic historic spaces and learn about some of Vancouver's most exciting criminal cases and unsolved murder mysteries, or find out about the fascinating history of forensic science and policing in Vancouver. Our exhibits are educational, captivating, and include authentic photos, archival material and artefacts straight from the source.
DISCOUNT & EXPERIENCE
($25 per ticket before taxes and fees)
*Plus special on-field opening ceremonies flag bearing experience before the game!*
vs. Houston Dynamo
7:30pm Kick Off
Kids (aged 6+) and parents are invited to participate as flag bearers in the opening ceremonies, so claim your spot on the Kidsworld Reservation Events Page as soon as your bought your tickets! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
To buy your tickets at a discount, visit our Members Only Information Page for the link.
The Whitecaps FC are Vancouver's professional soccer team in Major League Soccer, playing at BC Place! Join the awesome fan atmosphere to cheer on our 'Caps!
RICHMOND MARTIAL ARTS
2:30-3:10 Ages 4-6
3:10-3:50 Ages 6-9
3:50-4:30 Ages 9-13
Richmond Martial Arts teaches a fun and energetic kids martial arts program for ages 2 and up incorporating life skills. Come experience an introductory martial arts class.
We offer kids classes, virtual programs, after school program with pickup from select schools, parents night out, birthday parties and seasonal camps when kids are out of school.
July 23 & August 6
10am-11am and 11:30am-12:30pm
At Code Ninjas, kids learn to code in a fun, safe and inspiring learning environment, with a game-based curriculum that they love. Kids gain confidence by acquiring life-changing STEM skills, from robotics and problem solving to math and conditional logic.
Join us for a FREE game building session using Scratch! In these game building sessions, we will learn to build a quick game using Scratch, a block based programming language developed by MIT Media Lab.
No coding experience needed
august 6-7, 9-14
VANCOUVER MARITIME MUSEUM
August 6-7, 9-14
10am – 5pm
The free Kidsworld entrance can only be received once per pass for child and adult.
Go to the Kidsworld Reservation Events page for the link to sign up for the complimentary entrance. You will need to present your pass at the front desk.
The Vancouver Maritime Museum is a great place for families to learn about the sea
and the ships that sail it. The feature exhibition this summer is Canoe Cultures :: Ho’-ku-
melh, War Canoes and the Gifts They Carry Forward, which features 20 Indigenous
artists. And the newly renovated children’s gallery offers imaginative play for children of
the adventure zone prize draw
30 entrance passes to give away ($10.95 value per pass). Enter the draw to win the passes before August 1 on the Reservation Events page. Winners will be emailed by August 2.
The Adventure Zone is Multi-Level Fun! Check out our brand new attraction, the i-Wall kids interactive gaming platform, where kids throw balls at thieving monkeys on the wall plus 30 other games! Kids can also slip down the giant corkscrew slide, or crash into the ball pit.
Parents can keep an eye on their kids from the Rainbow Bridge overlooking the playground.
In the Rides Zone, they can try the carousels & other interactive kiddie rides. Then in the Arcade, kids of all ages play games like skeeball, Fishbowl Frenzy, or Monster Drop! The object of course is to win Tickets, Get Prizes.
LEARN TO FISH
by Freshwater Fisheries of BC
July 10 & August 7
One day only per child
9:30-11am, 11:15am-12:45pm or 1-2:30pm
Come try fishing at the Fraser Valley Trout Hatchery! Learn about proper fish handling, casting, bait, tackle, and more! We will be loaning out rods for you to try catch and release fishing at our rainbow trout stocked ponds. Youth must be accompanied by an adult, fishing is rain or shine.