100+ Metro Vancouver Family Day Events & Activities {2017}

Metro Vancouver Family Day Activities

Metro Vancouver Family Day ActivitiesFamily Day is coming up quickly and there are so many events and activities happening all over the Greater Vancouver Area! Whether you like to swim or skate, enjoy some sports or experience history, there’s truly something for everyone. We’ve compiled a list of over 100 activities from Abbotsford to Squamish, so you can make the most of this family oriented holiday weekend.

There’s lots happening for Family Day, click your city to find events near you!

Abbotsford | Aldergrove | Burnaby | Chilliwack | Coquitlam | Delta | Langley | Maple Ridge | Mission | New Westminster | North Vancouver | Port Moody | Port Coquitlam | Richmond | Squamish | Surrey | Vancouver | White Rock


Family Day Fun Day – Come in and enjoy this double gym, double the bounce, family day fun day! Toonie Swim, Skate, Gym – too much fun! You name it – we play it! So much fun for just two dollars!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Where: Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd

Family Day Swim – Join us for fun, games and prizes at the pool. There will be lots of activities and opportunities for adventure for the entire family. Regular admission rates apply
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Where: Matsqui Recreation Centre, 3106 Clearbrook Rd


Family Day Talks @ Greater Vancouver Zoo – Bring the family and enjoy a day at the zoo, receive 30% off daily admission and enjoy our Talks and Feedings! We are bringing back the following Interpretive Talks for this one special day
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9am-4pm
Where: Greater Vancouver Zoo, 5048 – 264th St


Family Day @ Burnaby Art Gallery – Enjoy a leisurely Sunday exploring the gallery and then the studio for some family-friendly art projects.  This is a FREE event but registration is required.
When: February 12, 2017
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Where: Burnaby Art Gallery6344 Deer Lake Ave.

Family Day Winter Festival – One of our favourite rinks and the event we’ll be hitting this Family Day! Bring your family by for a Pancake breakfast, Toonie Skate, Stick n Puck, Live entertainment  Face painting, Fine arts activities, Crafts, DJ Tony Diz and more! Minimum $4.00 per person donation for breakfast. Toonie admission $2.00 includes skates and helmet rental. Due to attendance, bars are not available during Toonie Skate.  
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30am – 3pm
Where: Bill Copeland Sports Centre, 3676 Kensington Avenue

Family Day Fitness & Games @ Bonsor –  There is no shortage of activities happening at Bonsor for Family Day. Starting at 9:00am you can enjoy family sports including badminton, Zumba, family sports drop-in (including soccer, dodgeball, basketball, hockey and much more in the gym!) and FREE fantasy Pokemon creations. Drop in sports are $1 per person and regular admission rates apply for other activities. Full schedule and timing on website.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:00am – 6:30pm
Where: Bonsor Recreation Complex, 6550 Bonsor

Family Day @ the Carousel – Visit the carousel for crafts, carnival games, a children’s entertainer and carousel rides all for one low price. All activities take place at the Carousel. The Museum is not open. Pre-register to avoid disappointment. Children and adults must enroll and attend to together. $6.50 per person. Register today!

When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 2pm
Where: Burnaby Village Museum, 6501 Deer Lake Ave.

Family Day Games & Activities @ Cameron – Visit Cameron for a variety of games and activities. Family Day is a great day to play and explore movement together as a family. Free admission. Pre-register to avoid disappointment.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 11am
Where: Cameron Recreation Complex, 9523 Cameron St.

Family Day Fitness @ Edmonds – Just like Bonsor, Edmonds has a party happening for the entire family! Enjoy family gym, Zumba for families, basketball, family swim and racquet sports. For information on times and prices, please visit the event page.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9am – 6:30pm
Where: Edmonds Community Centre, 7433 Edmonds St.

Pizza Pool Party @ Eileen Dailly – Family swim from 12:00pm – 7pm with regular admission rates, or you can sign up for the Family Day Pizza & Pool Party with swimming from 4pm – 6pm and pizza from 6pm – 6:30pm. Pre-registration required for pizza party. Fee is $5.00 per person for the swim and two slices of pizza, juice, and/or water.  Register today!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: noon – 7pm
Where: Eileen Dailly Leisure Pool & Fitness Centre, 240 Willingdon Ave.

Toonie Skate @ Kensington – Bring your family for a fun evening of skating. Toonie admission $2.00 includes skate rental and helmet.  Due to attendance, bars are not available during Toonie skates.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 6 – 8pm
Where: Kensington Complex, 6159 Curtis St.

Family Day Zumba @ Willingdon – Zumba® is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance that creates a dynamic, exciting and effective cardio workout. It’s a great way to get the family off the couch, get moving and have fun. Drop-in | $2.95 per person
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30 – 11:15am
Where: Willingdon Community Centre, 1491 Carleton Ave.

Family Day Hike – Join in for a fun hike on lower Burnaby Mountain departing from Creekside Youth Centre. Hot chocolate and light refreshments after. Free admission, pre-registration required.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm-3pm
Where: Creekside Youth Centre, 2720 Beaverbrook Cr.


Spirit of the People Mid-Winter Family Day Pow wow – The “Spirit of the People Cultural Society” welcomes you to the 2nd annual Family Day Pow wow; a gathering that is open to all people and is a time for sharing our culture, stories, arts and food.  Showcasing First Nations culture in an inspiring, weekend event, songs, regalia, dance and traditional foods will be shared.
When: February 11-12, 2017
Time: starts at 1pm both days
Where: Tzeachten Hall, 45855 Promontory Road

Family Day Skate – Bring the family out for an afternoon of free skating and free hot chocolate at Twin Rinks.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 2pm – 3:30pm
Where: Twin Rinks, 5725 Tyson Rd

Family Day @ Cheam Leisure Centre – Come join in the fun at the Cheam Leisure Centre, for free swims with the inflatable in the pool and family fun games, family orientated fitness classes such as Yoga and Zumba, family dodgeball games, face painting, and Family Selfie Scavenger hunts. Families will have a chance to meet our mascots Rowdy and Rowdine, and hosting our first bubble ball event for ages 7 and up.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 7pm
Where: Cheam Leaisure Centre, 45501 Market Way

Family Day @ Chilliwack Landing – Come join in the fun at the Chilliwack Landing Leisure Centre, for  free swims with the inflatable in the pool and family fun games. Family orientated fitness classes such as Yoga and Zumba will be made available, as well as family face painting, and family Selfie Scavenger hunts. Finally, families will have a chance to meet our mascots Rowdy and Rowdine.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 7pm
Where: Chilliwack Landing Centre, 9145 Corbould St #1


Family Day @ Summit – Drop in at Summit Community Centre and enjoy bouncy castle fun, popcorn, gym games, and a family Zumba class. Stay for family Zumba at 7:30pm – parents/guardians must stay with children during the Zumba® class. Class may not be suitable for children under 7 years.
When: February 10, 2017
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Where: Summit Community Centre, 1450 Parkway Boulevard,

Family Day @ Pinetree – Need an all day Family Day event? Pinetree has one! Enjoy instructor-led games, bouncy castle, popcorn, gymnastics & free-play equipment for children 0 – 6 years from 9:00am-12:00pm and gym sports, all equipment provided for 6+ from 1:00-3:00pm.
When: February 12, 2017
Time: 9am – 3:00pm
Where: Pinetree Community Centre, 1210 Pinetree Way

Family Day Swim – Enjoy a fun family day full of swimming and games for $2 per person
When: February 13, 2017
Time: all day
Where: City Centre Aquatic Complex, 1210 Pinetree Way
Where: Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex, 633 Poirier St.

Family FUN Day – Bring out the family and help celebrate Family Day! Entertainment, games and a variety of activities to be enjoyed by the whole family. All ages welcome. Register Now!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 1pm
Where: Poirier Community Centre, 630 Poirier St.

Family Day Skate – Celebrate Family Day with a fun family skate. Admission $2 per person, skate rentals included.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Where: Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex, 633 Poirier St.


Family Day Canvas Creation – Create a canvas for your home. Get the whole family together to create a family masterpiece. To register for this free program contact www.delta.ca.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm-2pm
Where: Tsawwassen Arts Centre, 1172 56 St
Firehall Centre for the Arts, 11489 84 Ave

Family Day Skate Lessons & Family Day Water Safety Try It – Join us on Family Day to either learn to skate as a family or learn water safety tips and tricks as a family. Skating instructors will teach you and your family the basic fundamentals of skating in the Family Skate Lessons or jump in the pool and learn about safe diving, rescue breathing and more in the Water Safety Try It. Please register for these programs as spaces are limited.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 8:45am – 9:45am, 12pm-1pm, 6:30pm-7pm
Where: Sungod Recreation Centre,  7815 112 St.
Ladner Leisure Centre,  4600 Clarence Taylor Cr

Family Fun Obstacle Challenge – Family members take obstacle challenges to try and beat own personal time. Challenges for all ages. Course is outdoors so come dressed to play outside. Event will run rain or shine (or snow!). Please pre-register.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 12pm-2pm
Where: Winskill Park, 5575 9 Ave.


Celebrate Family Day With Us! – We love to celebrate families and we love Family Day! Join W.C Blair Recreation Centre in celebrating Family Day with programs, drop-ins and Swimming, stay active through crafts, play, splash, and have fun.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9am-6pm
Where: W.C. Blair Recreation Centre,  22200 Fraser Hwy

Family Day – Free Swim, Gym, Fitness and Youth Activities – Families come to FREE programs at the Walnut Grove Community Centre from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Access to the pool, fitness centre, gym and youth lounge will be free. There will be instructors and staff on site who will facilitate unstructured and structured games and events.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 4pm-6pm
Where: Walnut Grove Community Centre,  8889 Walnut Grove Dr

Family Day Event -Bring the whole family for active games, face painting, ride-on toys, basketball, and more.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm
When: Willoughby Community Centre,  7888 200 St.

Family Day Extravaganza and Scavenger Hunt – Join in the fun at the Langley Centennial Museum Family Day Extravaganza for a free fun family event. Families can dress up for a free family portrait, get creative at the giant craft station, take part in a history scavenger hunt. Come enjoy an afternoon that will let families learn, laugh, create and play together.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm-4pm
Where: Langley Centennial Museum, 9135 King Street

George Preston Recreation Centre Family Day – Join us for this active parent and tot playtime where you can bounce, catch, slide, race, and tumble. A variety of sports equipment, ride-on toys, and tumbling mats will be available. Plus come out in the evening for a public skating session.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30am-11am / 4pm-5:30pm
Where: George Preston Recreation Centre, 20699 42 Ave

Family Day Fun – Celebrate Family Day at Timms Community Centre. The gymnasium will be filled with fun games and activities for all ages. Activities will include a bouncy zone, craft zone, games zone, and parent & tot zone. Admission: FREE.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:30am – 2:30pm
Where: Timms Community Centre, 20399 Douglas Cr.

Family Day @ the Fort – Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday for free and experience a day in the life of a fur trader family. Participate in 1800s chores, watch an historic weapons demonstration take part in a nature walk and find out what life was like for a family living at Fort Langley. There will be photo booth opportunities, a chance to feed the animals, watch blacksmith and barrel-making demonstrations and much more. For full intinitery please check the event schedule.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 4pm
Where: Fort Langley National Historic Site, 23433 Mavis Ave.


Family Day Lantern Making & Creative Art Stations – Join the Maple Ridge Festival of Light Society for a lantern-making workshop and The ACT Arts Programs for a special craft.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am-3pm
Where: The ACT Arts Centre, 11944 Haney Place

Free Drop-In Play Gym and Public Swim – Join us for a free public swim and play gym. The play gym will be facilitated by recreation staff with stations for the parents to go through with their children.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30am-2pm
Where: Maple Ridge Leisure Centre, 11925 Haney Place

Parent & Child Skateboarding – Join your young one for a short skateboarding lesson followed by a skate session with fun games and activities. Bring your own skateboard, helmets available. Parent participation required. All kids age 6 and up are welcome.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 2pm
Where: Greg Moore Youth Centre, 11925 Haney Place

Charlotte Diamond and the Hug Bug Band – Charlotte, accompanied by the Hug Bug Band and her son Matt Diamond, have captivated kids, parents and grandparents alike. With over 14 recordings, a string of awards, including five Parents’ Choice Awards and the Order of Canada, this is the perfect chance to introduce your littles to one of Canada’s most celebrates (and loved) children’s performers. Come visit for a sing along!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:00am-3:00pm
Where: The ACT Arts Centre, 11944 Haney Place, Maple Ridge


Family Day @ the Mission Leisure Centre – Free admission to the Mission Leisure Centre including a skating,swimming, gym and a variety of family-oriented games and activities.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Where: Mission Leisure Centre, 7650 Grand St.


Family Day @ the FRDC – Come play and explore at this free event – activities include panning for gold, puppet shows, tugboat scavenger hunt, importing and exporting sorting game and much more.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm
Where: Fraser River Discovery Centre, 788 Quayside Drive, New Westminster

Family Fun Zone at the Anvil Centre – Looking for a family day activity that is suitable for all ages? You’ll want to check out the Anvil Centre that is stuffed full of events! Check out the Nintendo game zone, explore New Westminster’s history with a scavenger hunt and enjoy entertainment, clowns, crafts and much more!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm
Where: Anvil Centre, 777 Columbia Street, New Westminster

Century House Family Open House – Join Century House as they showcase New Westminster’s co-located Senior Centre and Youth Centre and challenge yourself with several intergenerational activities.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm
Where: Century House, 620 Eighth St

Family Day on Samson V – Climb aboard Samson V and learn about the working river and life on a snagboat paddle wheeler. Explore the vessel with a scavenger hunt, learn to mend nets from a fisherman, tie knots like a real sailor, and make nautical crafts.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 3pm
Where: Samson V, New Westminster Quay

Experience New Westminster on Family Day – Come explore Discovery Playtime, art activities, puzzles, games and more! Includes Workout fitness class, core fitness class, cycle fit and cycle class.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:20am – 12pm
Where: Centennial Community Centre, 65 East Sixth Ave.

Explore Your Local Greenhouse – Come for a tour of the greenhouse and make a little lettuce garden to take home and enjoy.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm
Where: Greenhouse in Queen’s ParkMcBride Blvd & 3rd Ave.

Free Family Fun @ Queensborough Community Centre – Enjoy an exciting morning of healthy living inspired family friendly activities including Indoor Playland, giant board games, family mural, crafts, healthy snack making, puzzles, and more.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30am – 12:00pm
Where: Queensborough Community Centre, 920 Ewen Ave.

Free Family Swim @ Canada Games Pool – Free Public Swim / Fitness Centre (regular admission applies after 5:00 pm) Green Thunder Waterslide open from 1:00 – 4:30 pm and 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Join in for family duck races down the water slide, face painting, the mat walk and the giant whirpool are just some of the activities to enjoy!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:30am – 5pm
Where: Canada Games Pool, 65 East Sixth Avenue

Moody Park Family Skate – Enjoy a FREE family skate, admission and rentals are both free. Perfect time to bring down the whole family.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 3:00pm & 6pm – 8pm
Where: Moody Park Arena, 701 Eighth Avenue

Family Day @ River Market – Lots happening at the River market! Join in at interactive exhibits and check out the fun programs for the whole family. Discover the Fraser River through educational activities, games, crafts and more.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: River Market, 810 Quayside Drive


Family Day @ Lonsdale Quay Market– The Market is thrilled to celebrate all local families this upcoming Family Day! It’s a Zoo at Lonsdale Quay…goats, sheep, lambs, chickens, rabbits and a miniature horse are part of the interactive petting zoo at the East Plaza. Admission is by donation, with proceeds going towards Family Services of the North Shore. There will also be balloon animals & face painting for a small fee.
When: February 11, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 1pm
Where: Lonsdale Quay Market, 123 Carrier Cates Court

VIMFF Family Show – It’s BC Family Day so bring the kids to the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival and get inspired to undertake adventures as a whole family. Heart warming stories and films suitable for all ages.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 7:30pm
Where: Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Avenue

Family Day @ Parkgate – Bring the family to enjoy lots of fun activities including open gym, bouncy castles, crafts, climbing wall, face painting and light refreshments.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am-1pm
Where: Parkgate Community Centre, 3625 Banff Ct

Family Day Swim and Skate @ Karen Magnussen – Enjoy being active at KM with free swim and skates. skate rentals included.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: swim 9am-8pm/skate 1:15pm-6:30pm
Where: Karen Magnussen Recreation Centre, 2300 Kirkstone Rd

Harry Jerome Family Fun Day 2017 – Join us at Harry Jerome for a fun filled day of family activities!! Fitness Classes, Art Classes and Sport Drop ins! Check the website for full schedule.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: various times throughout the day
Where: Harry Jerome Community Centre, 123 23rd St E

Ron Andrews Family Day Swim – Public Swim and events with a Fun Leader.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11:30am-3:30pm
Where:Ron Andrews Community Centre, 931 Lytton St

Family Day @ Grouse Mountain – Family Day will be a celebration of quality family fun as well as savings for parents and kids at the Peak of Vancouver. Along with all day mountain activities like skiing, tubing and snowshoeing, there will be a Family Puck Shoot out for prizes, a pancake brekkie and more! BC Residents will be able to access the Mountain for 50% off all day on Monday, February 13th.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 8:30am – 8pm
Where: Grouse Mountain, 6400 Nancy Greene Way


Family Day Swim – Have water babies at home? Come check out the Hyde Creek recreation centre where all members of the public can enjoy full access to the water slide, pools, hot tub, sauna and steam rooms.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm – 5 pm
Where: Hyde Creek Recreation Centre, 1379 Laurier Ave

Family Day Skate – Come out for a family skate! Admission and rentals are FREE.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 4:30pm
Where: Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex, 2150 Wilson Ave


Family Day Skate Event – Join us in Port Moody for a family skate and drop in hockey! Take a break and jump in our bouncy castle, get your face painted or be entertained by our balloon clown and magician! Fun for the whole family!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 12pm-4pm
Where: Petro Canada Ice Centre, 300 Ioco Rd


Family Fun at West Richmond – Come to West Richmond Community Centre for this fun Family Day event. Enjoy an open gym with active family games, bouncy castle, face painting and a delicious pancake brunch.
When: February 11, 2017
Time: 9:30am – noon
Where: West Richmond Community Centre, 9180 No. 1 Road

Family Day Boat Building at Britannia Shipyards – Enjoy maritime demonstrations and learn about the fascinating history of the shipwright profession.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 12pm – 4pm
Where: Britannia Shipyards,  5180 Westwater Dr

Family Day at the Cannery – The Cannery is the perfect place for the family to visit together and explore our local history — make this year’s BC Family Day a memorable one, and join in we celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of the Confederation with FREE general admission! Come explore our national historic site with the entire family. For kids 6-11 years old, don’t forget to pick up a Parks Canada “Xplorer” booklet full of activities to do inside the Cannery, and receive a prize when you’re done.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm
Where: Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, 12138 Fourth Ave.

Family Day Fun – Come to Cambie Community centre to enjoy a pancake breakast, fun in the Imagination Zone and entertainment from Graham the Magic Guy and meet karate instructor Garson Ho.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30 – 11am
Where: Cambie Community Centre, 1288 Cambie Road

South Arm’s Family Day Fun Fest – Join us for a full day of free activities for families of all ages. Activities include all day open Games Room, drop-in family open gym, Zumba, badminton, pickleball and basketball. This event is for all ages.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9am – 6pm
Where: South Arm Community Centre, 8880 Williams Road

Family Day – Join us for a fun filled day of free family oriented activities, including dance programs, pickleball, face painting, magic shows, vendor fair and so much more. Also introducing Thompson’s artist in residence Pierre Leichner who will lead a sports based art activity.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 2pm
Where: Thompson Community Centre, 5151 Granville Ave.

Family Day Stick & Puck (kids 6 – 12 years) – Enjoy Family Day at this drop-in program focusing on individual skill and development for children 12 years and under accompanied with an adult over the age of 19. No games allowed. Players must use their own sticks and pucks. To help prevent injuries, the child participating must wear full equipment and the adult must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet for participation in this program. This event is for Child (Ages 6-12) & Adult (Ages 18+)
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:45am – 11am
Where: Richmond Ice Centre, 14140 Triangle Road

My First Symphony – A Family Day Concert – Clap, sing and dance in this family-oriented and educational classical strings ensemble performed by Mark Beaty and Calvin Dyck from Island Symphony. This event is for All Ages.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am
Where: City Centre Community Centre, 5900 Minoru Blvd

Family Day Skate – Grab some family members and join in an afternoon of family orientated on-ice games, skating and fun. This event is for All Ages. Register admission rates apply.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: noon – 4pm
Where: Minoru Arenas, 7551 Minoru Gate

Family Day Yoga – Learn basic yoga postures and breathing techniques, together as a family. This FREE event is for Youth (Ages 13-18) & Adult (Ages 18+). Disability access is NOT available.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 2:15 – 3:15pm
Where: Steveston Community Centre, 4111 Moncton St

9th Annual Children’s Art Festival
Richmond’s annual festival of creativity for kids is bigger than ever for Family Day on Monday, February 13th when the Richmond Cultural Centre will transform into a vibrant, colourful atmosphere with interactive workshops, activities and events tailored for children ages 3 to 12. Buy tickets in advance here.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am-4pm
Where: Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate


Family Day @ Britannia Mine Museum – On Feb.13, Britannia Mine Museum is offering 1/2 off admission! Take a tour to explore the underground mining tunnels, strike it rich at the Gold Panning Pavilion and get a taste of what mining life was like.
When: February 13th, 2017
Time: 9am to 5pm
Where: Britannia Mine Museum, 1 Main Street, Britannia Beach, BC

FAMILY DAY CELEBRATION – Free Activities – fun filled day with age appropriate activities, skating and also swimming
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 3pm-7pm
Where: Brennen Park Recreation Centre,  1009 Centennial Way


Outdoor Treasure Hunt – Celebrate Family Day weekend with Partners in Parks, on a FREE treasure hunt like no other! Navigate to specific GPS coordinates and find the hidden cache.   After your treasure hunt, join us for prizes and hot chocolate! Pre-registration required.
When: February 11, 2017
Time: 10am – 11:30am or 2PM-2:30PM
Where: Hawthorne Park,  10513 144 St // Bakerview Park, 1845 154 Street

Family Day: My Surrey – Families can expect a light hearted history experience drawing parallels with our modern plugged-in lives. This back to basics Family Day experience will include :pioneer children’s games, samples of baking from the woodstove, the opportunity to try out farm chores, and a walk of the picturesque grounds of Elgin Heritage Park.When: February 13, 2017
Time: noon – 3pm
Where: Historic Stewart Farm, 13723 Crescent Road


Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre – Join us for an exciting day of family fun! Get to know your neighbours as you enjoy a variety of fun filled drop-in activities including sports, art, cooking, and more!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 2pm
Where: 13458 107 A Ave

Cloverdale Recreation Centre – Enjoy music, snacks, arts, crafts and gym time for great way to spend a morning with your family!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am–12noon
Address: 6188 176th Street, Surrey

Fleetwood Community Centre – Family photo booth, crafts, obstacle courses, games, including floor curling and face painting are a great way to get connected with your family and meet others in your community!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 1pm
Address: 15996 84th Avenue, Surrey

Fraser Heights Recreation Centre – Race through team obstacles and activities with your family at our Family Day Obstacle Race. The event is free but register online (#4516137) in advance to secure your spot in the race.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am–12:30pm
Address: 10588 160th Street, Surrey

Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre – Come and have fun at the pool and enjoy “Try-It! Fitness Activities” with your family! We will be hosting many free, fun things to do at our first Family Day event. Full schedule on event page.
Date: February 13, 2017
Time: noon – 4pm
Address: 16855 24 Avenue, Surrey
Phone: 604-590-7800

Guildford Recreation Centre – There’s plenty of free activities happening on Family Day at Guildford Recreation Centre.  Drop by with your family to get involved in all of the festivities.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9am – 1pm
Address: 15105 105th Avenue, Surrey

Newton Recreation Centre – Celebrate creativity and community through games and art activities for family with children ages 6 to 12 years old. The event is free but register online (#4515866) in advance to secure your spot.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 1pm
Address: 13730 72nd Ave

South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre – Visit us for “Healthy Hearts” to celebrate Family Day! Families can get active with exciting and unique activities for all ages and skill levels. Try some fun activities, such as inclusive dodgeball, family zumba, face painting, crafts and a family scavenger hunt! This event is free but register online (#4513429) in advance to secure your spot.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am–1pm
Address: 14601 20th Ave

Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex – Join us for free weight room and pool activities and work up a sweat with your family! Family Pound at 11:15am to 12:00pm – This work out combines cardio interval training with drumming to provide a challenging, heart-pumping exercise. Family Yoga at 12:15pm to 1:00pm – Learn yoga poses, breathing exercise and relaxation games with your family. Pool Activities at 1pm to 5pm – Have fun with free swimming, games, and pool inflatables.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 5pm
Address: 110 16555 Fraser Highway


Family Day Kick Off – Celebrate family day with this FREE kick-off event. Join us for a BBQ, arts and crafts, open gym and entertainment.
Date: February 10, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Champlain Heights Community Centre, 3350 Maquinna Dr

Family Day Festival – Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre has fun for everyone! Visit for face painting, balloon animals, food concession, play area, live entertainment and much more!
Date: February 11th, 2017
Time: 11am – 2pm
Where: Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre, 990 West 58th Ave

Family Day Afternoon – Celebrate BC Family Day. Come Join us for an afternoon of family fun. We’ll have games , crafts, face painting, balloon animals and a bouncy castle. This is a free event but please register as space is limited.
Date: February 11, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Where: Renfrew Park Community Centre, 2929 22nd Avenue East

Family Day @ Douglas Park – Celebrate BC Family Day at Douglas Park Community Centre with FREE exercise room admission, family playtime gym, interactive activities and arts and crafts..
When: February 13th, 2017
Where: Douglas Park Community Centre, 801 West 22nd Ave
Time: 10am – 1pm

Family Day @ Mount Pleasant – Come for this special Parent & Tot Drop-In Gym Session! Bring your little ones for gym activities and more! Plenty of tot equipment and toys will be available.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:15am – 12:15pm
Where: Mount Pleasant Community Centre, 1 Kingsway

Family Day @ Kerrisdale – TheFREE  event will include arts & crafts, games, playtime equipment, bouncy castle and much more.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Where: Kerrisdale Community Centre, 5851 West Boulevard

It Takes A Village – Get ready to party with Trout Lake Community Centre! This event will include live music, dance, roaming performers, cake, food trucks and much more! No strollers allowed in building, stroller parking will be accessible at north outside entrance.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 11am – 3pm
Where: Trout Lake Community Centre, 3360 Victoria Drive

Family Day @ Hillcrest – The gym will be filled with fun, games, crafts and activities that will please the whole family!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Where: Hillcrest Community Centre,  4575 Clancy Loranger Way

Family Day Fun @ Killarney – Are you Looking for a way to spend Family Day together as a FAMILY? Join us at Killarney Community Center for a FUN filled day!! Whether it’s a skate, swim, or enjoying the gym. Family Gym will include face painters, bouncy castle, games, crafts, photo both and more! Preregistration for Family Gym is required as this may fill up!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 2pm – 4pm
Where: Killarney Community Centre, 6260 Killarney St.

Family Day @ West Point Grey – The day will start off with a morning Zumba class for all ages and then followed by entertainment, games, face painting, Bouncy Castle, Playtime equipment and some class demonstrations.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 9:30am – 2:30pm
Where: West Point Grey Community Centre (Gymnasium), 4397 West 2nd Ave

Family Day @ Kitsilano – Celebrate BC Family Day at Kitsilano Community Centre with family playtime gym, bouncy castle, arts and crafts, popcorn and interactive activities.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 1:30pm
Where: Kitsilano Community Centre, 2690 Larch St


West Vancouver Community Centre Family Day – Come celebrate Family Day with a range of free, family-friendly activities including free swim, skate, sportball, and gymnastics!
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm
Where: West Vancouver Community Centre, 6262 Marine Dr


White Rock Family Day Skate – FREE Family Skate from 11:45am – 1:00pm, Stick & Puck from 10:45am-11:30am. Enjoy free admission, rentals, refreshments and snacks.
When: February 13, 2017
Time: 10:45am-1pm
Where: Centennial Arena, 14600 North Bluff Road

Phew! We hope you’ll get a chance to get out and enjoy some of the activities, however if the weather persists please be sure to confirm that the events are still on before heading out. Did we miss an event? Drop us a comment below with the details and we’ll add it to our round up!

Happy Family Day BC!

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