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Family Day Guide GTA

Celebrate Family Day – February 17, 2020

It’s non-stop fun all weekend long with kids events on February 14, 15, 16 & 17, 2020! Find festivals, special exhibits, fun activities and more! Visit our event guides to find more kids events in and around the Toronto area, including York Region, Durham, Peel, Halton and Simcoe County.

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2020 Canadian International AutoShow

2020 Canadian International AutoShow

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 23, 2020
Venue:
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
With more than 650,000 square feet of exhibits, displays and attractions at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and annual attendance of 360,000, the Canadian International AutoShow is not only the largest automotive expo in ...
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Kidapalooza Kitchener Waterloo Family Festival

Kidapalooza Kitchener Waterloo Family Festival

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Lot 42 Global Flex Campus
​NEW! 40,000 SQ FT OF INDOOR FAMILY FUN The popular Greater Toronto Area event, Kidapalooza Family Festival is coming to Waterloo Region! Kidapalooza KW will take place Family Day Long Weekend FEBRUARY 15-17, 2020 ...
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Winter Rouge

Winter Rouge

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Rouge National Urban Park
We want you to come chill out with us. WinterRouge is back, and bigger and better than ever! Join us as we proudly celebrate 5 years of this free, outdoor family-fun event inspired by ...
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GTA Family Day Event Guide

ROM Legends to Leeches

Bloodsuckers Family Experiences

Start:
Feb 1, 2020
End:
Mar 16, 2020
Venue:
Royal Ontario Museum
In celebration of the ROM original exhibition Bloodsuckers: Legends to Leeches, the Museum is rolling out the (blood)-red carpet for families. Every weekend from February 1 to March 22, 11 am to 3 pm, …
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Hello Winter!

Start:
Feb 1, 2020
End:
Feb 29, 2020
Venue:
City of Barrie
The City of Barrie proudly presents Hello Winter! Grab your mittens and celebrate winter all February long! Follow @creativebarrie on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram​ for exciting announcements and as more programming is announced! View …
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Winter Light Exhibition

Winter Light Exhibition 2020

Start:
Feb 8, 2020
End:
Mar 23, 2020
Venue:
Ontario Place
Event cancelled. Come explore the 3rd annual Winter Light Exhibition on the West Island. Utilizing creativity, innovation, light and discovery, Ontario creators from all artistic streams will showcase their exhibits following the curatorial theme …
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PA Family Fun Day at Todmorden Mills

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 14, 2020
Venue:
Todmorden Mills
Take your kids on a guided tour of two restored historic homes and learn what it was like to be a kid in the late 19th century and the wartime 1940s. Before or after …
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Family Day Weekend at Ontario Place

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Ontario Place
Spend Family Day Weekend at Ontario Place! From February 14 – 17, we’re offering extended holiday hours to visit the West Island of Ontario Place. Experience our beautiful winter setting and enjoy activities along …
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Family Day at the Castle

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Casa Loma
Feasting and Fun this Family Day Weekend! Enjoy a four-course feast fit for royalty while you witness a battle of EPIC proportion! Use code FDW20 to access a discounted rate! Adults $45.95 & Kids …
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2020 Canadian International AutoShow

2020 Canadian International AutoShow

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 23, 2020
Venue:
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
With more than 650,000 square feet of exhibits, displays and attractions at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and annual attendance of 360,000, the Canadian International AutoShow is not only the largest automotive expo in …
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TAC Sports PA Day Camp

TAC Sports PA Day Camp

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 14, 2020
Venue:
TAC Sports
Welcome to our TAC Sports PA Day Camps! We are happy to announce our PA Day Camp in support of busy parents! Our 1-day camp will ensure that your child has a full day …
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Family Day at the AGO

Family Day Weekend at the AGO

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Art Gallery of Ontario
It’s all about celebrating families through the theme of Togetherness. We have lots planned gallery wide! Toronto-based Ness Lee, who is this fall’s AGO Artist-in-Residence, takes over Walker Court for large interactive moments of …
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Winterama

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Discovery Harbour
The Town of Penetanguishene’s Winterama event kicks off on Friday, February 14th with a large fireworks display and live outdoor music by local area bands, ice-carvings, the Fire-Guy will be there juggling fire and …
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Catelli Presents: R U Pasta Smart

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
Yonge-Dundas Square
In honour of Family Day weekend, Catelli will be at Yonge-Dundas Square showcasing their Catelli Smart pasta and encouraging visitors to test out their pasta smarts. Catelli Smart offers 2x more fibre than their …
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Family Day Fun at Drysdales

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
Drysdales Farm
Join us for Family Day weekend fun, on Saturday February 15, 2020, for our 2nd Annual Family Fun Day and enjoy all the farm has to offer! Enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride through the …
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Family Day at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre

Family Day weekend at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Toronto
We’re off to the races this Family Day long weekend! Join us all weekend long for an action-packed weekend of racing! We will be hosting races each day starting at 2:00PM, 4:00PM and 6:00PM …
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Family Day Weekend at the Ontario Science Center

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Ontario Science Centre
Get your head in the game! Games are more than just fun—they are a window into your mind. Why do we play? How do games affect us? And why do they continue to entertain …
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Kidapalooza Kitchener Waterloo Family Festival

Kidapalooza Kitchener Waterloo Family Festival

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Lot 42 Global Flex Campus
​NEW! 40,000 SQ FT OF INDOOR FAMILY FUN The popular Greater Toronto Area event, Kidapalooza Family Festival is coming to Waterloo Region! Kidapalooza KW will take place Family Day Long Weekend FEBRUARY 15-17, 2020 …
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Family Fun on Family Day Weekend

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
Legislative Assembly
Join us for a family-friendly tour at Ontario’s Legislative Building on the Saturday of Family Day Weekend. Ideal for children ages 6 to 12. During this two-hour program, families will: Explore the historic Legislative …
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Anime Art Workshops - Family Day Weekend!

Anime Art Workshops – Family Day Weekend!

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
Winged Canvas Art Hub
You’re invited to an Anime Art Party! Winged Canvas is turning 6, and we’ll be throwing ourselves a birthday party this Family Day weekend! Free to attend. Please RSVP for the free general admission …
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Snowflakes & Starlight

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
Memorial Park, Stouffville
Come join us on the Saturday (February 15th) of the Family Day weekend for a magical evening of fire-eating, ice sculptures, stilt walking, food, and a spectacular fireworks finale! Fireworks will begin at 8pm …
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Family Day Weekend Escape Room Adventures

Family Day Weekend Escape Room Adventures

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Looking Glass Adventures
Looking Glass Adventures is open for Family Friendly Escape Room Adventures all Family Day Weekend! Book an Escape Room over the weekend and receive a 25% off coupon towards any board game in our …
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Family Weekend at Blue

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Blue Mountain Village
Gather the family for a weekend of active adventure and entertainment! Enjoy indoor and outdoor family-friendly activities, get moving with our interactive groove dancing, take in a fireworks show, and so much more! For …
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2020 Friday Harbour Resort Ice Sculpting Competition

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 16, 2020
Venue:
Friday Harbour Resort
Visit Friday Harbour Resort (Innisfil, ON) this Family Day Weekend for an EXCITING Ice Sculpting Competition, Winter Market on the Pier, Live Music, Buskers, Food Trucks and lots of free family entertainment and fun! …
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KidsFestTO 2020

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
International Center
Kids Fest Toronto is in its 11th year and we are proud to be the largest providers of inflatables, rides and bouncers. This indoor event caters to children 12 and under and their families …
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The Amazing Race: Family Day Open House

The Amazing Race: Family Day Open House

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 15, 2020
Venue:
The STEAM Project
Back by popular demand, our Family Day Open House will feature our Amazing Race activity! Build your own mouse vehicle, and enter a challenge to race them against other kids. Please bring a cash …
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YMCA Cedar Glen Winter Family Fun Day

Start:
Feb 16, 2020
End:
Feb 16, 2020
Venue:
YMCA Cedar Glen Outdoor Centre
Visit us Sunday, February 16th, 2020 from 10am – 4pm for a great opportunity for families and friends of all ages to visit our site. We’ll have tons of fun outdoor and indoor winter …
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Dog Man: The Musical

Start:
Feb 16, 2020
End:
Feb 16, 2020
Venue:
Living Arts Centre
Dog Man: The Musical is a hilarious new production based on the worldwide bestselling series from Dav Pilkey, the creator of Captain Underpants! Best buds George and Harold have been creating comics for years, …
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Barrie Family Day Winter Adventure

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Barrie Community Sports Complex
The City of Barrie is hosting its “6th Annual Family Day Winter Adventure” at the Barrie Community Sports Complex on February 17th, 2020. It’s a perfect opportunity for families and residents of all ages …
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TPASC Free Family Fun Day presented by Meridian

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre
6TH ANNUAL FREE FAMILY FUN DAY February 17, 2020 8:00 am – 3:30 pm For the sixth consecutive year, the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre will welcome the community on Family Day for a …
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Family Day at Wye Marsh

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
Step out onto the trails, enjoy the beauty of nature, and make new memories together this Family Day! Have fun outdoors exploring, learning and playing. There will be fun and interactive activities all day …
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Family Day at the Canadian Automotive Museum

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Canadian Automotive Museum Inc.
Spend Family Day 2020 with cool cars at the Canadian Automotive Museum. Crafts, activities, and guided tours will be available throughout the day and are included with admission. This year kids will be able …
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Family Day Canvas Challenge

Family Day Canvas Challenge

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Varley Art Gallery of Markham
Families are invited create their own canvas creation to bring home in this fun, educational and interactive program. experience! Guided by an experienced art educator, families will be challenged to create an artwork inspired …
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Family Day at Storm Crow Manor: Kids Eat FREE!

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Storm Crow Manor
Storm Crow Manor, Canada’s Nerdiest Bar, is open on Family Day… and kids eat FREE all day long with the purchase of any Megabite! (They don’t have to be *your* kids – bring your …
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Family Day Paint Night!

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Improve Canada
Kreative Kidz Art Bus is back at it ….. bringing FAMILY & ART together! This Family Day, we will be hosting a fully instructional Paint Night!! Bringing a fun art class for you to …
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Winter Rouge

Winter Rouge

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Rouge National Urban Park
We want you to come chill out with us. WinterRouge is back, and bigger and better than ever! Join us as we proudly celebrate 5 years of this free, outdoor family-fun event inspired by …
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Georgina Family Day

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Georgina Ice Palace
We’ve got all your Family Day fun! Public skating Georgina Ice Palace Georgina Sutton Arena 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Ski, snowboard and tube at the ROC 10 a.m …
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Family Day Fun in Brampton

Family Day Fun in Brampton

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Multiple Venues Brampton
Join us for FREE, family-friendly activities to celebrate Family Day at your local community center! Various locations across Brampton. Visit website for full schedule …
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free family day at PAMA

Family Day at PAMA

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
Spend a fun-filled day at PAMA with free activities and events for the whole family that are inspired by our winter exhibitions. • Join Mark Sepic in performances of his Junkestra using all recycled …
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Family Day at Celebration Square

Family Day at Celebration Square

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Mississauga Celebration Square
Make the most of this Family Day at Celebration Square. Who doesn’t love a snow day? This Family Day, kids of all ages can enjoy the magic of a snow day at the Square …
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Family Day Event

Family Day Event

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
Join us on Family Day at the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre as we learn about the birds in the Rouge and take part in the annual backyard bird count at your own home. Staff …
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Power Kids on Family Day

Power Kids on Family Day

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Harbourfront Centre
Join us on this special drop-in Family Day workshop led by special guests, Toronto-based arts organization Stolen from Africa, presented in conjunction with Harbourfront Centre’s Kuumba festival. Participants will work together to create a …
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Junie B. Jones the Musical

Junie B. Jones the Musical

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Vaughan City Playhouse
Join Electric Moon Theatre Company on Family Day at 11am at the Vaughan City Playhouse Theatre for Junie B. Jones the Musical! Dear first-grade journal, Hooray, hooray! There’s a musical (a play all jumbled …
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Kids FREE on Family Day at the Hockey Hall of Fame

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Hockey Hall of Fame
Kids receive VIP status this Family Day at the Hockey Hall of Fame — along with receiving FREE ADMISSION*, they’ll be greeted with a FREE GIFT, get to PLAY all day within our five …
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Winter Wonderland Day

Winter Wonderland Day

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Bata Shoe Museum
Chill with us BSM style on Family Day Monday and experience a magical winter wonderland! Kids can enjoy winter-themed arts and crafts, play ISpy in the galleries, and try on funky footwear. Perfect for …
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Clay Activity: Family Day Fun

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Gardiner Museum
Families comes in all different shapes, sizes, and colours. What does your family mean to you? Join us on Family Day to create an adorable animal family with the people you love. Make a …
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Family Day at the Scarborough Museum

Family Day at the Scarborough Museum

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Scarborough Museum
Enjoy Family Day with your kids and loved ones at Scarborough Museum and be transported back in time as you watch a blacksmith ply his trade. The kids can also build a snowman and …
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Family Day at Fort York

Family Winter Fun Day at Fort York

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Fort York
Bring your family to Fort York for a day full of creative crafts and other fun activities, pop-up performances, and exhibitions. Check out the 1826 kitchen and try some baked goods and hot chocolate …
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Family Day at Kortright Centre

Kortright Centre FREE Family Day Open House

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Kortright Centre for Conservation
Enjoy an engaging nature-filled family fun day that embraces outdoor learning. Join the staff at Kortright Centre for Conservation to explore some of what our Nature School has to offer: loose parts, building forts, …
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WinterRouge

WinterRouge

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Rouge National Urban Park
We want you to come chill out with us. WinterRouge is back, and bigger and better than ever! Join us as we proudly celebrate 5 years of this free, outdoor family-fun event inspired by …
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Family Day Winter Fair @ the McMichael

Family Day Winter Fair @ the McMichael

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
Enjoy Family Day as a family! Art workshops, outdoor activities and a “Khool” show: Chris McKhool’s FiddleFire! Kids Show 2 to 3 pm | Gallery 8 | Free with admission Dance, clap and sing-along …
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Family Day 2020 *FREE* Power Up The Winter!

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Living Arts Centre
The Living Arts Centre will once again be buzzing with FREE family-friendly programming, including make-and-take crafts, performances by local youth organizations, and much, much more! Community Stage Performances | 12:00pm – 4:00 PM Enjoy …
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Model Railroad Club of Toronto February Show

Start:
Feb 23, 2020
End:
Feb 23, 2020
Venue:
Model Railroad Club of Toronto
The Model Railroad Club of Toronto invites you to visit our February Shows! MRCT has been in operation for 81 years as a club for model railroading enthusiasts and hosting thousands of visitors as …
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ROM Family Day

ROM Family Day Weekend

Start:
Feb 15, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Royal Ontario Museum
Celebrate the Family Day long weekend at Canada’s largest museum of art, culture and nature! This Saturday, February 15th to Monday, February 17th kids see Bloodsuckers: Legends to Leeches for free with general admission …
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The GTA Home & Reno Show

The GTA Home & Reno Show

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
The International Centre
Visit the GTA Home & Reno Show presented by RE/MAX for innovative products and great advice from real pros. Looking to scratch a few things off your to-do list, update the kitchen perhaps? Not …
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Snowman Mania

Start:
Feb 14, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Wasaga Beach Rec Plex
Snowman Mania started as a Snowman Building Competition 14 years ago and has evolved into a much loved, four day, family Winter Festival during the Family Day weekend! Join us for a fun filled winter …
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Family Day at Wye Marsh

Family Day at Wye Marsh

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
Step out onto the trails, enjoy the beauty of nature, and make new memories together this Family Day! Have fun outdoors exploring, learning and playing.  There will be fun and interactive activities all day …
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DUKE on Ice Family Winterfest

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Champagne Centre
The one-of-its-kind family fun event in winter in North York with food, music, ice-skating, and free giveaways on this Family Day! Admission is free. Come with your family and friends for an afternoon full …
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Family Fun Day at the Scarborough Museum

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Scarborough Museum
Enjoy Family Day with your kids and loved ones at Scarborough Museum and be transported back in time as you can watch a blacksmith ply his trade. The kids can also build a snowman …
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Aurora’s Arctic Adventure

Start:
Feb 17, 2020
End:
Feb 17, 2020
Venue:
Aurora Town Park
Join family, friends and neighbours at Aurora’s Arctic Adventure on Monday, February 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Aurora Town Park, located at Mosley and Wells Streets. Family Activities  Choose from a host of family activities, including: Professional Ice Carving Outdoor …
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