Recent Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags

June 2019: Fun things to do with kids in Thunder Bay

May 29, 2019


Ok, summer, we are ready for some fun! Check out the family-friendly events going on in Thunder Bay in June 2019.


June 1


Children’s Garden Planting Afternoon, Centennial Botanical Conservatory

Go on, dig in the dirt. Come help plant carrots, potatoes, onions and more at the Children’s Garden. 1-3pm, free. Rain date June 2.

More info Friends of the Thunder Bay Conservatory on Facebook 


June 1-16


Thunder Pride, various locations

There are a number of family-friendly events at Pride, including the Canada Games Complex pool party on June 2, Pride Night at the Border Cats game June 5, and the block party, church service and parade June 15 and 16.

More info Thunder Pride on Facebook 


June 9


Kite Festival, Chippewa Park

Watch expert kite flyers fly giant structures, bring your own kite to fly, get your face painted, listen to music, bounce on the inflatables, try a giant hamster ball, make your own Japanese koi flag, kite or rainbow wand, ride the rides and more. Noon-4pm, free, although some activities have a fee.

More info


Soapbox Races, Waverley Hill

Head to one of TBay’s largest hills to cheer on the racers as they zoom by. 9am start, free.

More info


June 15


School Bus Road-eo, CLE Grounds

If your littles are fascinated by the big yellow buses, then this is the event for you. Watch local school bus drivers compete for the title of top driver. 10am-noon, free.

More info Student Transportation Services of Thunder Bay on Facebook 


June 21


National Indigenous Peoples Day, Marina Park

Take part in the celebrations with music, dancing, feasting and more.

5am-10pm, free.

More info Indigenous Peoples Day Thunder Bay on Facebook 


June 22


Mining Day

Learn more about mining, rocks and big machines at this event geared towards families and young children. 10am-4pm, free.

More info Mining Day Thunder Bay on Facebook


Don’t miss out! Visit or follow us on Facebook for info on family-friendly events in Thunder Bay every month.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

© 2017 by

Proudly created with

  • Facebook Black Round