|Fun Things To Do With Kids in Toledo, OH|
Mama Meow's Top Pick for July...
July 3: Mud Hens Game @ Fifth Third Field
Inflatable theme park from 5-8pm. Kids run the bases, Freedom Feast on the Rooftop and an Independence Day fireworks display. Tickets are $15 and include Hensville Park. Game starts at 6:05pm.
More Fun Family Events in the Greater Toledo, Ohio Area...
Now through July 24: Family Summer Camp @ Bass Pro
Workshops, crafts, activities and more. Check website for specific days, times and projects. Free.
Now through mid-August: Summer Movie Clubhouse @ Cinemark Theatres
Kid-friendly movies. Monday at Levis Commons, Tuesday at Fallen Timbers, Wednesday and Thursday at Franklin Park. All shows are $1 and begin at 10am.
Now through September 4: Play Space @ Toledo Museum of Art
Outdoor play space for kids. Visit the TMA website for more information. Closed on Mondays. Free.
Fridays in July: Summer Skies Over Toledo @ Ritter Planetarium
Guided tour of the night sky and discussion. $7 for adults, $5 for children, kids 3 and under are free. 8:30pm.
Fridays through August 12: Friday Night Family Cruise @ Sandpiper
Two hour cruise on the river. Bring your own picnic or have Marco's deliver pizza to the boat. $17 for adults and $9 for kids under 12. Reservations required. 6-8pm.
July 1: First Friday @ Downtown Perrysburg
Bounce houses, balloon sculptors, train rides, live music and more. 6-9pm.
July 3: Fireworks Picnic @ Uptown Maumee
Food and live entertainment begin at 5pm. A fireworks display is at 8pm. Free.
July 3: Star Spangled Celebration @ Centennial Terrace
Live music, clowns, kid activities and food. Fireworks begin around 10pm. $5 admission. Kids 12 and under are $3. $5 parking. 7pm.
July 3: 4th of July Fireworks Display @ BGSU Intramural Fields
Fireworks begin at dusk.
July 4: Independence Day 1813 @ Fort Meigs
Hands-on activities for kids, musket demonstrations and more. The Independence Day Celebration is at 2pm. $8 for adults, $4 for students, kids 5 and under are free. 12-5pm.
July 4: Red, White, KABOOM @ Downtown Toledo
Children's activities, live entertainment and food starting at 4pm. Fireworks begin at 10pm. Free.
July 6-9: River Raisin Festival @ Blissfield
Tractor pulls, parade, carnival, entertainment, pageant, fireworks and more. Free.
July 8-10: Polish Festival @ Lagrange Street
Family friendly entertainment, Polish food, children's area, and more. $5 admission, kids 8 and under are free. Friday 5-11pm, Saturday 12-11pm, Sunday 12-7pm.
July 9: Summer on the Farm @ Sauder Village
Music, ice-cream making, old-fashioned games and competitions, fiddle contest. Price included with admission. 10am-5pm.
July 9-10: Blueberry Celebration @ Erie Orchards
Hay rides, blueberry picking, straw play area and more. $8 per person.
July 12-16: Fair @ Lucas County Fairgrounds
Games, rides, food, music and more. Free admission 9am-3pm Tuesday-Thursday. Visit website for more information.
July 15-16: Glass City Burger Battle @ Centennial Terrace
Specialty burgers from 8 local restaurants, kid's zone and live music. $6 for adults, $4 for ages 5-12, kids 4 and under are free. Saturday admission after 7pm: $10 for adults, $6 for kids, 4 and under are free. Friday 5-11pm, Saturday 3-11pm.
July 16: Kids Klub Fishing Derby @ National Museum of the Great Lakes
Catch fish and release them. Members are free. Non-members price is included in admission. 10am-2pm.
July 16-17: Toledo Air Show @ Toledo Express Airport
Aircraft demonstrations and displays. Ticket prices vary. Visit the website for early-bird specials and advance tickets. 9am-5pm.
July 22-23: Pizza Palooza @ Centennial Terrace
Pizza, interactive activities for kids, caricature artist, live music. $6 for adults, $4 for ages 5-12, kids 4 and under are free. Friday 5-11:30pm, Saturday 4-11:30pm.
Do you know of an event not listed here or one that's coming up? Let me know at mamameowtoledo (at) gmail (dot) com.