Free & Cheap Things to Do in August

Drive-In Movies, Coloring Pages, Cooking & More!

By Courtney Daly-Pavone August 6, 2020

$10 Drive-In Movies Westfield Mission Valley 

Westfield Mission Valley 1640 Camino Del Rio North San Diego, CA 92108

Sunday 8/9 "Despicable Me" Gates open at 7:00 pm. Movie starts at 8:30 pm. Cost is $10 per car. All profits from ticket sales will go to Feeding San Diego.

*FREE Kroger Kids Online Summer Camp!

Kroger Kids Adventure Camp is a free online camp that has cooking, STEM, and art activities mailed to your inbox every week, or you can just visit their website whenever you like to get plenty of ideas to keep kids busy this summer.

*Free Get Crafty with Michael's Boredom Busters!

Create craft projects with your kids, many of the tutorials feature items you have in your own home. Get ideas, educate, bond, and engage your kids screen free!

Go On A Scavenger Hunt @ The Westfield Mission Valley & Win Prizes!

Looking for something to do with the Kids? Come Play! Virtual Scavenger hunts take place weekly, a new hunt starts every Monday in August. Safely complete all tasks to win a weekly prize!

A new hunt begins every Monday at 11AM and is open M-F from 11AM-7PM. Start your hunt near Nordstrom Rack and scan the QR code on the Kids Time sign to sign up and begin.

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*FREE Try These Coloring Activities from The Honolulu Museum of Art!

Click Here For Free Coloring Page From Honolulu Museum of Art!

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*FREE Visit Iolani Palace in Honolulu! 3D Tour of the Palace!

Immerse yourself in a virtual walk through of Iolani Palace. Tour the historic structure beyond the stanchions, climb the majestic koa staircase, and browse the remarkable artifacts on display from the comfort of your own home.

8/31 $1.70 Ice Cream Cones @ Baskin Robbins

Make it a sweet tradition and enjoy a discount ice cream cone with your kids for $1.70 on the 31st day of the month.

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