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Things To Do With The Kids This Weekend: Aug. 15-18, 2019

Note: Before heading out to an event, call or visit the event website listed to verify information. Event info is subject to change without notice.


Kids Fest, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. 

There will be attractions, bounce houses, a magician, super heroes and more. $43.99 weekdays, $48.99 weekends (event included in regular admission price). Use promo code KIDS online to save $10 off admission. Rapids Water Park, 6566 N. Military Trail, Riviera Beach. For more information, visit rapidswaterpark.com or call 561-848-6272.

Back to School Splash, Saturday, Noon - 3 p.m.

Kids can enjoy music, aquatic games and more. The first 60 children (ages 5-14) in attendance will receive a “Back to School” goodie bag. $4.50 children, $5 adults. Caporella Aquatic Center, 9300 NW 58th St., Tamarac. For more information, call 954-597-3660.

Kids Fest at the Pembroke Lakes Mall, Saturday, 1 - 4 p.m.

This event will feature live music, a martial arts demo, prizes, a kids fashion show and more. Free. 11401 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. For more information, visit pembrokelakesmall.com or call 954-436-3311.

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Families are also encouraged to bring their own bean bags or blankets to watch the movie. The first 100 kids to check in at the Pompano Citi Centre table will receive a goody bag and free face painting. Popcorn will be provided. Seating is limited. Free. Pompano Citi Centre, 1955 N. Federal Highway, Pompano Beach. (The movie will be shown in space C104, next to Foot Locker.) For more information, visit pompanociticentre.com

Kids Day at Lime Fresh in Boca Raton, Saturday, 11 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Enjoy music, arts & crafts, music and more. With the purchase of an adult entree, kids (10 years old and younger) will receive a free meal. 20642 State Road 7, Boca Raton. For more information, call 561-488-9870.

Action Indonesia Day, Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Anoa, Babirusa, and Banteng, are endemic to Indonesia, which means they cannot be found anywhere else in the world. To raise awareness, Zoo Miami will be celebrating its first Action Indonesia Day. There will be fun activities with prizes, and a chance to win a behind the scenes tour to meet a Sumatran Tiger. $18.95 children, $22.95 adults (event included in regular price admission.) For more information, visit zoomiami.org or call 305-255-5551.

Kid’s Club Safari Party, Saturday, 10 a.m. - noon

Kids will enjoy meeting and learning about special reptiles from Lion Country Safari, arts & crafts, raffles, activities, and more. Free. The Gradens Mall, 3101 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. For more information, visit thegardensmall.com or call 561-775-7750.

Source: South Florida Sun Sentinel