It’s Family Day on February 19, 2018, and that means a long weekend with kids chomping at the bit for some action. Check out these active (and artsy) events for you and the kids around the GTA.
T’is the season for outdoor skating! Head down to Harbourfront Centre for FREE skating lessons on the Natrel Rink, rinkside dance breaks, emerging DJs, icy activities, a fireside outdoor lounge and more.
Don your favourite colour and join the AGO to celebrate colour with music, movement and activities for the whole family. Join the all ages dance party, make paintings without paint, get popping in the famous bubble wrap room, play with light and shadow, make an emoji face mask, chill out with kid friendly films and cap the day with a memory in front of the colourful selfie wall. Runs from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm on Feb 19.
317 Dundas Street West, Toronto
Indoor fun chaos at its finest. Bouncy castles, rides, obstacle courses, arcade games, and carnival games are all collected inside at Downsview Park. Let them burn off all that energy, and then get wound up again with some funnel cakes and beaver tails. It’s on all weekend too, including Family Day.
Studio 3, Downsview Park, 40 Carl Hall Rd, Toronto
100 Queen’s Park, Toronto
If you’re out west, check out the KidsFest TO with 30 rides, inflatable slides and castles to climb on, and live entertainment. All indoors, the kids can shuck their parkas and boots for some mitten-free playtime. This one is also on all weekend, including Family Day.
International Centre Hall 6, 6900 Airport Rd, Mississauga
Chill with the BSD on Family Day Monday and experience a magical winter wonderland! Kids can enjoy winter-themed arts and crafts, play a game of I Spy in the galleries and try on some funky footwear. Perfect for kids ages 3-12. Monday, February 19, Drop-in until 4pm
327 Bloor St W, Toronto