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100+ Metro Vancouver Family Day Events 2019

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Looking for Family Day Fun across Metro Vancouver on Monday, February 18th?

Below you’ll find activities listed by city so you will know what to travel for and what is close to home.

We’ve got you covered for with over 100 Family Day events in Britannia Beach, Burnaby, Chilliwack, CoquitlamFort LangleyLangley, Maple Ridge, Mission,  New Westminster, North Vancouver,  Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond,  Surrey, Vancouver, and  West Vancouver, White Rock. We wish you and your families a fun filled weekend  together!


Family Day at Britannia Mine Museum: Enjoy half off admission 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, 1 Main Street, Britannia Beach


Family Day Winter Festival at Bill Copeland Sports Centre: 9:00 – 1:30 pm, 3676 Kensington Ave. Pancake breakfast, toonie skate, and entertainment.

Family Day at Bonsor Rec Complex: 9 am – 6:30 pm, 6550 Bonsor, Burnaby. All ages badminton, family fitness circuit, paint our piano activity, family swim and family gym.

Family Day at the Burnaby Village Museum Carousel: 11 am – 2 pm, 6501 Deer Lake Ave. Children’s entertainment, arts and crafts, heritage games as well as unlimited carousel rides.

Family Day Fun & Games at the Cameron Rec Complex: 10 am – 12 pm, 9523 Cameron Street. Imagination Playground, board games and crafts. Registration recommended.

Family Day Swim at CG Brown Pool: 11:30am- 2:30pm, 3702 Kensington Ave. Family swim admission rates apply.

Family Day at Edmonds Community Centre: 9 am – 6:30 pm 7433 Edmonds Street. Family gym, Baby ‘n’ toes art activity, family Zumba, family basketball and family racquet sports.

Pizza Pool Party at Eileen Dailly Fitness Centre: 12 noon – 7 pm, 240 Willingdon Ave

Twoonie Skate at Kensington Complex: 6 – 8 pm, 6159 Curtis Street

Family Day Zumba at Willingdon Community Centre: 10:00 – 10:45 am, 1491 Carleton Avenue


Family Day Skate at Twin Rinks Arena: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 5725 Tyson Rd. Hot chocolate and skating.


Family Day Fun at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex: 10 am – 1pm, 633 Poirier Street

Family Day Swim at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex & City Centre Aquatic Complex: 1pm – 3pm, 633 Poirier Street & 1210 Pinetree Way

Family Day Skate at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex: 6-7:15 pm and 7:30-9pm, 633 Poirier Street


Family Day at Fort Langley National Historic Site: 10:00 am – 5 pm, 23433 Mavis Ave


Family Day Scavenger Hunt at Langley Centennial Museum: 1pm- 4pm, 9135 King Street

Family Day Fun at Timms Community Centre: Feb 16: 9:30am – 5:45pm, Feb 17 11 am – 5:45pm, Feb 18 10 am – 5pm, 20399 Douglas Crescent. Photo booth, parkour, open gym, art drop in, yoga, badminton, BC Farm Museum display, Zumba, bootcamp, pickleball, spin.

Family Day at the Canadian Museum of Flight: 10 am – 4 pm, Hangar #3 – 5333 216th Street. Tours, family photos, crafts, hot chocolate, fly over, jelly bean challenge.

Open Play at George Preston Recreation Centre: 9:30 am – 11 am, 20699 42nd ave

Family Day Free Swim & Gym at Walnut Grove Community Centre: 3 – 6 pm

Family Swim at W.C. Blair Recreation Centre: 12:00 – 2:00pm 22200 Fraser Highway

Magic Forest Tot Romp at W.C. Blair Recreation Centre: 4 -5:15pm 22200 Fraser Highway

Family Bootcamp at Willoughby Community Centre: 10:30 – 11:15am 7888 – 200 Street

Family Yoga at Willoughby Community Centre: 11:45am – 12:30pm 7888 – 200 Street

Family Badminton at Lynn Fripps Elementary School: 4:00 – 6:00pm 21020 – 83 Avenue

Family Fun Event at Richard Bulpitt Elementary School: 10:00am – 12:00pm 20965 – 77A Avenue. Face painting, basketball, bounce and play.

Parachute Play and Family Swim at Aldergrove Credit Union Community Centre: 11 am – 2 pm 27032 Fraser Highway


Family Day at the ACT Arts Centre: 11 am – 3pm, 11944 Haney Place. Lantern making, community village art project, rain stick making, crafts, stories and more!

Winter Family Fun Day at Albion Fairgrounds:11:00 am – 4pm, 23448 Jim Robson Way. St John Ambulance Therapy Dogs & Raptors Ridge Birds of Prey, Family Treasure Scavenger Hunt, Games, Crafts, cooking with kids & lunch.

Winter Family Fun Day 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Albion Fairgrounds 23448 Jim Robson Way.
Special Guests St John Ambulance Therapy Dogs & Raptors Ridge Birds of Prey. This is a free fun-filled event with Family Treasure Scavenger Hunt, Games, Crafts, cooking with kids & more!

Family Day at Maple Ridge Leisure Centre: 9:00 am – 2 pm, 11925 Haney Place. Family Drumming workout, family yoga, and play gym.

Family Day at Planet Ice: 1:30 pm – 3 pm, 23588 Jim Robson Way. Hockey, ringette and figure skating.

Skate/Scooter/Bouldering at Greg Moore Youth Centre: 11 am to 3pm, 11925 Haney Place.


Family Day At Mission Leisure Centre, 8:30-4:30pm, 7650 Grand St. Free swimming, skating, gym activities, crafts, giant games and more.


Family Day at the Anvil Centre: 11 am – 2 pm, 777 Columbia Street. Science World on the Road, Nintendo games, Magician Peter Rooke, face painting, photo booth, crafts, clowns, balloons and more!

Family Day Aboard Samson: V: 11 am – 3 pm, Samson V at New Westminster Quay. Tour, knot-tying, scavenger hunt, arts and crafts, and learn about maritime symbols in heraldic crests from the Royal Heraldry Society of Canada.

Family Day Fitness & Activities at Centennial Community Centre: 9:00 am – 12 pm, 65 East Sixth Ave. Crafts, games, story time, refreshments, arts & crafts, stretch and cycle classes.

Greenhouse in Queen’s Park: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, McBride Blvd & 3rd Ave. Tour, make a spring planter and win prizes.

Family Day Fun at Queensborough Community Centre: 9:30 am – 11:30 am, 920 Ewen Ave. Indoor Playland, bouncy castle, crafts, story time, free admission to the fitness centre and more!

Free Family Swim at Canada Games Pool: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm, 65 East Sixth Ave

Free Family Skate at Moody Park: 12:30 – 3 pm and 6 – 8 pm, 701 Eighth Ave

Family Day at River Market: 11 am – 3 pm, 810 Quayside Drive. Vancouver Circus School performances, Arts to Go workshop by Arts Council of New Westminster, Balloon Twisting by Korki the Clown, Face Painting, Photobooth by The Stage New West, Table Hockey and Board games

Family Day At New West Youth Centre: 10:00 am – 1 pm, 620 Eighth Street. Crafts, cookies, cookout, open gym, a learn to DJ area, gigantic window coloring sheet, and photo booth.


Family Day Pancake Breakfast & more at Grouse Mountain: 9 am – 10 pm, 6400 Nancy Greene Way. Pancake breakfast, live music, snowshoe tours, ice characters, meet the resident barn owl, sleigh rides, zip-lining, Theatre in the Sky, Magical Light Walk, Sliding Zone, Terrain Park.

Family Day Petting Zoo at Lonsdale Quay Market: 11 am – 3 pm, 123 Carrie Cates Court. Crafts, princesses, petting zoo and lego!

Family Day Creative Craft Workshops at Delbrook: 10 am – 3 pm, 851 W Queens Rd

Family Day Activities at Parkgate Community Centre: Saturday Feb 16th: 10:30 – 12:00 pm, Sunday – Feb 17th: 12:00 – 2:00 pm, Monday Feb 18th: 9:30 – 6:00 pm 3625 Banff Court

Family Day Swim & Skate at Karen Magnussen Rec Centre: 1 pm – 4:30 pm, 2300 Kirkstone Rd

Family Free Skate at Harry Jerome Rec Centre: 11:30 am – 5 pm, 123 E 23rd St

Family Day Activities at John Braithwaite: 8 am – 6:00 pm, 145 W 1st St. Parent Participation Drop in and Table Tennis.

Family Day Activities at Ron Andrews: 11 am – 5:30 pm, 931 Lytton St. Parent and Tot Drop In.


Family Day Shinny Hockey at Port Coquitlam Rec Complex: 11:45 – 1:00 pm, 2150 Wilson Ave

Family Day Ring Stick and Puck at Port Coquitlam Rec Complex: 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm ages 4-12, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm all ages, 2150 Wilson Ave

Free Swim at Hyde Creek Recreation Centre: 1 – 5 pm, 1379 Laurier Ave

Free Family Day Skate at Port Coquitlam Rec Complex: 1:30 – 3:00 pm & 3:15- 4:45 pm, 2150 Wilson Ave


Family Day Skate Event at Port Moody Rec Complex: 12 noon – 4 pm, 300 Ioco Road. Skating, a Gizmo the Clown magic show and balloon art, face painting, crafts, a bouncy castle, hot chocolate and refreshments.


Family Day at Steveston Community Centre: Feb 16 9-5:30pm, Feb 17 8:30 am – 4:30pm, Feb 18 8:30 am – 7:30pm 4111 Moncton Street. Open gym, badminton, arts, crafts, music, photo booth, balloon artist.

Family Day at Steveston Tram: 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, 4011 Moncton Street. Tour, crafts and explore artifacts.

Free Pancake Breakfast & Family Day Fun at Cambie Community Centre: 9:30 – 11:30 am and 3 pm – 6 pm, 1288 Cambie Road. Photo booth, juggler, open gym, and creative play.

Family Day at Hamilton Community Centre: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, 5140 Smith Drive.

Family Day Fun Fest at South Arm Community Centre: 9:30 am – 4 pm, 8880 Williams Road. Live puppet show, musical sing-a-longs, face painting and more.

Family Day at Thompson Community Centre: 10 am – 2 pm, 5151 Granville Avenue. Free try-it classes, free drop-in sports activities, face painting and a photo booth

Family Day Activities at City Centre Community Centre: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm 5900 Minoru Blvd

Family Day Skating & Stick & Puck at Minoru Arenas: 8:45 am – 4 pm, 7511 Minoru Gate

Nature Activities and Crafts at Richmond Nature Park: 11 am – 3 pm, Feb 16-18 11851 Westminster Highway

Family Fun Day at Richmond Olympic Oval: 10 am – 7:30pm, 6111 River Road. Skate, climb, fitness circuit, The Incredibles 2 screening, Olympian autographs.

Children’s Arts Festival at the Richmond Cultural Centre: 10 am – 4 pm, 7700 Minoru Gate

Family Day Fun at Watermania: 10 am – 12 pm Feb 17, 14300 Entertainment Boulevard


Family Day Snowshoeing & Exploring at Sea to Sky Gondola at 50% off regular rates: ALL DAY, 36800 Hwy 99, Squamish


Family Day Guided Walk & Story Time at the Surrey Nature Centre: 10 am – 2 pm, 14225 Green Timbers Way

Family Day at the Historic Stewart Farm: 12 noon – 3 pm, 13723 Crescent Road

Hawaiian Luau Family Day Skate Free Family Skate & Rentals at Surrey Sport & Leisure Arena:11:15 am – 2:30pm (110 – 16555 Fraser Highway

Hawaiian Luau Family Day Skate Free Family Skate & Rentals at Cloverdale Arena: 10:45 am – 12:45 pm (6090 176 St)}

Hawaiian Luau Family Day Skate Free Family Skate & Rentals at North Surrey Arena: 12 pm – 3:15pm (110 – 16555 Fraser Highway

Family Fun Day at Chuck Baily Rec Centre: 11 am – 2 pm, 13458 107 A Avenue

Family Fun Day at Cloverdale Rec Centre: 10 am – 1 pm, 6188 176th Street

Family Fun Day  at Fleetwood Community Centre: 11 am – 1 pm, 15996 84th Ave

Family Day Fun at Fraser Heights Rec Centre: 9:30 am – 11 am,  10588 160th Street

Family Day Celebrations at Guildford Rec Centre: 9 am – 1 pm, 15105 105th Avenue

Family Day Carnival at Newton Recreation Centre: 12 pm – 4 pm, 12720 7nd Ave

Family Day Festivities at South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre: 11 am – 1 pm, 14601 20th Avenue

Hawaiian Luau Family Day Skate Free Family Day Skate at Newton Arena: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, 7120 – 136B Street

Family Day at Museum of Surrey: 1pm to 4pm, 17710 56A Avenue

Family Day Geocache Hunt at Crescent Park: Feb 16, 10am-2:30pm, 2585 132nd Street. Pre-registered, but free.


Family Fun Day at Kensington Community Centre: 11:00am – 2:00pm, 5175 Dumfries Street

Arts and crafts, gym games, bouncy castle, cookie decorating, photo booth, popcorn, activity passport stations with a prize and more!

Family Day Festivities at Douglas Park Community Centre: 10 am – 1 pm, 801 West 22nd Ave. FREE family playtime gym, interactive activities, arts and crafts. Free Exercise Room admission*. *19 yrs+ or accompanied with adults. Light refreshments and snacks served.

Family Day Kick-Off at Champlain Heights Community Centre: 6:00-8:00pm 3350 Maquinna Drive. BBQ, arts and crafts, open gym and entertainment.

Family Day Pajama Party at Hastings Community Centre Association: 10:00 AM – 1:00PM, 3096 E Hastings Street. Parent & Tot Gym with a bouncy castle, arts & crafts, face painting and a movie screening. Snacks by donation.

Sunset Family Day Fun at Sunset Community Centre: 11am, 6810 Main Street. Play gym (including a bouncy castle), arts and crafts, games and multicultural dance performances.

FREE Family Day Parent & Tot Drop-In Gym at Mount Pleasant Community Centre: 10:15 am – 12:15 pm, 1 Kingsway

Family Day Fair at the Kerrisdale Community Centre: 1 – 2:30 pm, 5851 West Boulevard Bouncy castle, arcade games, toys, crafts, indoor lawn bowling, a photo booth, music, refreshments.

Family Day Festival at Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre: Feb 16 11:00am-2:00pm,  990 West 59th Avenue. Balloon twister, face painter, arts and crafts, inflatables, games, a play area and a snack concession.

Family Day Celebration at Trout Lake Community Centre: 11 am – 3 pm, 3630 Victoria Drive. First Nations Songs, Carnival Band Parade, live music, dance,  performances, instructor demos, family skate, story time for kids, art for kids, gymnastics circuit, family play gym, pottery, cooking demonstrations and cake.

Family Day Fun at Strathcona Community Center: 10am-12pm, 601 Keefer St. Cedar bracelet weaving, cookie decorating, “Family” Zumba classes, face painting, photo booth, and more! Free snacks and refreshments

Family Day Fun at Hillcrest Community Centre: 1 – 3 pm, 4575 Loranger Way

Family Day at Renfrew Park Community Centre: Feb 16 12:00PM – 3:00PM, 2929 East 22nd Avenue. Games, crafts, face painting, balloon animals and a bouncy castle. Please pre-register.

Family Day Festivities at Killarney Community Centre: 1 – 3 pm, 6260 Killarney Street

Family Day at West Point Grey Community Centre Gym: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm, 4397 West 2nd Ave. Zumba, entertainment, games, face painting, balloon artist, cookie decorating, Bouncy Castle, Playtime equipment in the gym.

Family Festivities at the Kitsilano Community Centre: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, 2690 Larch Street

VCT Family Day Open House at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre: 10:00am-1:00pm, 600 Hamilton St. Visual arts display, hot chocolate and crafts.

Family Day Campfire Songs & Stories at Pacific Spirit Regional Park: 10 am – 1:00 pm, 5495 Chancellor Blvd. Bring your own marshmallows, roasting sticks provided.

Family Day at the Roundhouse Community Centre: 11 am – 2pm,  181 Roundhouse Mews. Parent and Tot Gym, sing along, live music, or arts and crafts!

Family Day at Vancouver Aquarium: 10 am – 5 pm, 845 Avison Way – Kids under 12 get in free.


UPDATED INFO: Family Fun Nights at Cypress Mountain: Fridays 6pm-9pm Head down to Olympic Plaza in front of the Cypress Creek Lodge to enjoy the cozy outdoor fire pits. S’mores and hot chocolate for sale, live music & pizza deals inside.

Family Day at the West Vancouver Community Centre: 9 am – 5 pm, 6262 Marine Drive. Swimming, skating, gymnastics, fitness classes and arts and crafts.


White Rock Family Day Skate & Family Stick & PuckMonday, February 12th, 10:45 am – 1 pm, Centennial Arena, 14600 North Bluff Rd, White Rock Free admission, free skate rentals.

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