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Free Family Day 2019 Events Across Canada!

Free Family Day 2019 Events Across Canada!

By Ambia Staley

Family Day 2019 is just around the corner, and if you're looking to have some fun with the family during the February long weekend, then you'll want to keep reading and check out our handy list of free activities happening around Canada!

Take a look below at some of the free events going on this month!

Alberta (Family Day: February 18)

Calgary (February 18) -- glow Family Skate Party at Olympic Plaza
Calgary (February 18) -- Free Public Swim Family Day at select city pools
Edmonton (February 18) -- Drop-in Activities at Edmonton Public Libraries
Edmonton (February 18) -- Family Day at the Alberta Legislature
Province-wide (February 16-18) -- Family Fishing Weekend (no licence required)

British Columbia (Family Day: February 18)

Richmond (February 18) -- Family Day at Steveston Community Centre
Richmond (February 18) -- Free Family Fun at West Richmond Community Centre
Surrey (February 18) -- Surrey Family Day at Surrey Nature Centre
Vancouver (February 18) -- Family Day Campfire at Pacific Spirit Regional Park
Vancouver (February 18) -- Free Family Day at the Museum of Vancouver

Manitoba (Louis Riel Day: February 18)

Winnipeg (December 2- February 24) -- Arctic Glacier Winter Park at The Forks
Province-wide (February 16-18) -- Family Fishing Weekend (no licence required)

Nova Scotia (Nova Scotia Heritage Day: February 18)

Shubenacadie (weekends only) -- Free Snowshoeing at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park (weather permitting)
Halifax (every day) -- Free Skating at Emera Oval

Ontario (Family Day: February 18)

Toronto (February 18) -- Family Day at Evergreen Brick Works
Toronto (February 18) -- Fort York Family Day
Kitchener (February 18) -- Family Day Skating Party at Kinsmen & Kiwanis Arenas at The Aud
London (February 18) -- Free Family Day Public Skating at Argyle Arena
Province-wide (February 16-18) -- Ontario Family Fishing Event (no license required)

Prince Edward Island (Islander Day: February 18)

Charlottetown (February 18) -- Islander Family Fun Day
Stratford (February 15-18) -- Stratford Winter Fam Fest 2019

Saskatchewan (Family Day: February 18)

Regina (February 18) -- Waskimo Winter Festival 2018
Saskatoon (February 18) -- Free Family Day at Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval and Cosmo Civic Centre
Province-wide (February 16-18) -- Family Fishing Weekend (no license required)

Note that while these most events are advertised as free, certain things such as food, or equipment rentals may require additional payment. We've excluded Quebec, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut from this list as they do not have a statutory holiday in February.

How will you be spending the Family Day long weekend? If you'll be attending any of these events, or know of other free events in your area, let us know in the comments below!


    • I why when it's so cold family fishing
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    • Haha free fishing. Hey family, let's go fishing in the middle of winter, for Family Day!
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    • lol @ fishing. frozen fish. start on ice hut feb 1.
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