It’s Just Two Weeks Until Family Day!
Looking for something fun to do with your family on Family Day? Here are some FREE ideas for you and your family this upcoming long weekend! Inside or out, you are guaranteed to have a great day spending it with the people you love most!
Tie up your skates and head to one of many amazing outdoor rinks in Toronto for a fantastic Family Day! Check out Nathan Phillips Square and skate past the bright Toronto sign or head down to the Harbour Front and skate to the music by the water. There are many rinks throughout the city, including natural ice rinks that community members have built. Check out the closet one to you using the link below.
Blast into the past as you and your family learn about the history of Toronto and have fun with hands-on activities, multi-dimensional exhibits and pop-up shows at the Fort York Historic Site. This winter exhibit is a great learning experience and fun for the whole family! Don’t forget you camera as these old war artifacts is something you will definitely want to capture!
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Grab those toboggans and head over to many of the beautiful hills in Toronto and go for a ride! Watch your child smile as they zip down the hill, and don’t forget your camera to capture those amazing action shots! Find the nearest hill closet to you using the link below.
Woodbine Winter Stations
It may not be sunny and warm at the beach but there is breathtaking contemporary art that your kids are sure to love! Walk along Woodbine Beach art pieces located at the western end of the beach bordering Lake Ontario and make sure to bring your cameras to capture every moment on their open day of February 18, 2019.
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Go On A Picture Perfect Walk
Bundle up and explore your neighbourhood! Bring your camera or phone with you to take photos of what you come across on your walk. There truly is beauty all around us and you would be surprised what you can capture if you simply keep your eyes open. It’s also a great way to take fun family photos too!
Snowshoes and Snow-Clues
Explore the wonders of winter as you and your family hike through the outdoors. Open to all ages, create your own tracks through this completely free event at the Chinguacousy Ski Chalet on February 18th from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm. Snowshoes will be provided for the completely free event so dress for the weather and enjoy the snow!
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Winter at Ontario Place
Head over to the Ontario Place for a fun Family Day Weekend for free admission to the park. Walk around taking in the beautiful lights through their Winter Light Exhibition, or go skating and warming up by the bonfire after. Please note some activities are ticketed; see link below for more details.
Jump into the past with the 2019 LunarFest in Markham and learn how one Italian painter become one of the most beloved artists by three emperors in the Qing Dynasty. Explore this beautiful art all Family Day weekend long at the Varley Art Gallery in Markham from 11 am – 4 pm. Check out the link below for more details.
Step outside the city for free family activities including skating, body zorbs, mini snow tubing, hockey shot outs, and so much more! Head over to the Aurora Town Park from 10 am – 4 pm and enjoy Family Day playing in the snow.