FREE & Affordable York County Summer Activities

By Sarah Frane Macaroni Kid York June 3, 2021

1.Kids Bowl Free!

Sign your kids up for KIDS BOWL FREE and get 2 free games every day all summer long!(there is a shoe rental fee) Program runs May -Aug

Due to COVID 19 please check with your local center before going. 

2.Kids Skate Free

Sign your kids up for Kids Skate Free to enjoy 2 free weekly skate sessions every week all year round! 

Due to COVID 19 please check with your local center before going. 


3.York County Library Summer Read Club and Go York Program! 

Every Summer the York County Libraries hold a free Summer Reading Club and Go York Hiking Program for children, teens, and Adults! It's a wonderful program with great prizes, fun hands-on activities, and events. All you need is to register online or at your local library. Each Library has a different schedule of events and programs so be sure to check our event calendar often. 

 4. Red Lion Splash Pad

The Red Lion's Splash Pad located in Fairmount Park  Splash pad may be closed at any time due to weather, maintenance or other operational concerns. Click the link above for updated hours. 

2021 info 

Open June 1  - Labor Day 

Daily Operational Hours for 2021: 

Monday through Friday: 12pm - 7pm

Saturday & Sunday:  9am - 8pm. 

5.Tennis For Kids 

Tennis For Kids offers a free tennis camp, to children ages 7-16. Tennis For Kids operates at 22 locations in York and Adams Counties. 

6.South York Cinema Time Machine Tuesday 

Join us all Summer Long for Time Machine Tuesday when tickets will be just $1.00 each! Tickets will be on a first come, first served basis and doors will open at 9:30 am.

Movie Info to come 

7.Friday Night Flicks York Township Park

  All Flicks begin at dusk

June 18 – Avengers Endgame (PG-13)
*June 25 – Trolls World Tour (PG)
July 9 – Playing with Fire (PG)
July 16 – Onward (PG)
July 23 – Sonic the Hedgehog (PG)
July 30 – Frozen II (PG)

*Freedom Fireworks will be held Friday, June 25 prior to the Friday  Night Flick. Rain date for Fireworks will be July 9.

For your safety as well as others we require you to wear a mask for all events