Cool stuff this weekend

Event listing for Ontario

Aboyne Wellington County Museum & Archives: Family Day Activities
Join critically acclaimed musicians Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley on a journey of songs, slides, and story-telling.
$2.00
All Ontario Licence Free Fishing Weekend
Province-wide opportunity for Canadian residents to fish Ontario waters without the otherwise mandatory fishing version outdoors card.
Free
Barry’s Bay Timberfest
Horse drawn sleigh rides, bed races, dog sled rides, Wilno family fun nite and more.
Free / $
Blue Mountains Family Day Weekend at Blue
Celebrate the annual Family Day at Ontario’s favourite ski Village with FREE activities for 3 days. Free-flying Birds of Prey shows by the Canadian Raptor Conservancy, Columbia Guided Snowshoeing, Horse & Carriage Rides, Face Painting, Fire Dance Show and fireworks.
Free
Burlington Burlington Kids Day
Activities include inflatable jumping games, climbing wall, mini putt, pirate quest, live entertainment and a lot more. Takes place at Corpus Christi Secondary School.
$15.00
Burlington Ireland House: Heritage Month Open House
Enjoy tours of historic Ireland House, heritage baking demonstrations & sampling, re-enactors, crafts, activities! Free admission to museum & grounds.
Free
Campbellville Mountsberg Conservation Area: Tales by a Winter Fire $
Cobourg Cobourg Winter Festival Programming
There are ice sculpture and lumberjack demonstrations, games and outdoor skating. Follow it up with hot chocolate or a hot toddy at a café.
Free / $
Cobourg Family Day Activities
Horse-drawn wagon rides, interactive ice displays, skating and more.
Free / $
Collingwood Family Jam 2012
Public skating at the outdoor rink, snow golf, Scavenger Hunt, Children’s Story & Campfire and more.
Free
Cornwall Storm Realty Cornwall Winterfest Carnival
Lots of family friendly activities including fireworks.
Free / $
Dorset Dorset Snowball
Take the family to the Dundas Valley Conservation Authority for the first annual Hot Chocolate Festival featuring live entertainment and a walking tour of the Dundas Valley Trail System.
Free / $
Gananoque Pondapalooza Weekend
Enjoy adult pond hockey & curling, beer tent, family events, Xmas tree burn, celebrity alumni pond hockey, Freeze your Buns Fun Run & more.
Free
Goderich Family Day Winter Fun Event at Falls Reserve Conservation Area
Bring your skis, snowshoes and enjoy groomed park trails with spectacular views of the Maitland River and waterfalls. Indoor climbing wall, campfire, picnic.
$
Grand Bend Grand Bend Winter Carnival
Fun for the whole family! Including fireworks, snow sculptures and parade.
Free
Hamilton Family Day activities at Hamilton Museums $
Hamilton Family Day Comedy Classics at Whitehern Historic House
Tour the McQuesten home and head to the renovated Stable to enjoy short comedy classic films.
$
Hamilton Family Day: Celebrate with the Pine Cone Café
Families can make bird snacks for our feathered friends. Participants will make feeders from pine cones as well as their own bird books to take home. Located at the Hamilton Children’s Museum.
$
Hamilton Hamilton Kids-Fest at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum $
Kirkland Lake Winter Carnival
Steven Page performs. Lots of family fun activities.
Free / $
Kitchener Family Day at Woodside
Explore the trails on borrowed snowshoes or skate on the outdoor rink. Visit the historic house and enjoy seasonal music with special guests. Warm up with a hot cup of cocoa and baked treat.
$
London Snowsnake & Winter Festival at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology
Enjoy traditional First Nations winter sports and family fun. Try traditional snowshoeing in the village,enjoy the dogsled giving rides to small children, taste some soup in the “3 Sisters Soup Café and more.
$
London Storybook Gardens: Family Day Activities
Skate a 250 metre, triple loop skate trail plus horse drawn wagon rides and more.
$
Mississauga Family Day at the Museums of Mississauga
Celebrate Family Day at Bradley Museum, Benares Historic House and Leslie Log House. Activities include guided tours, historic demonstrations and crafts.
$
Niagara Falls Family Day Fest Niagara Falls
Enjoy the city’s largest indoor amusement park, featuring rides and live entertainment.
$
Port Colborne Sportsfest
Free Skating, Frostbike Mountain Bike Race, free Public Swimming, Niagara College Brewery Beer Tasting, Snow Golf Tournament and more.
Free / $
Rockton Westfield Heritage Village: Family Heritage Day $
Sudbury Sudbury Winterfest $5.00
Sudbury The Big Deal Snowmobile Festival $
Thunder Bay Voyageur Winter Carnival $10.00
Toronto Canadian International Autoshow
More than 125 exhibitors and approximately 1000 cars and trucks on display.
$
Toronto Casa Loma: Tea Time for Teddy Bears
Bringing your Teddy Bear to Casa Loma for teatime and story telling.
$
Toronto Downsview Park: Family Day Fest
Come enjoy the city’s largest indoor amusement park, featuring rides and live entertainment.
$
Toronto Hockey Hall of Fame: Kids free on Family Day
Celebrate Family Day at the Hockey Hall of Fame where KIDS are FREE.* Plus each youth will receive a FREE* chocolate chip muffin compliments of Marché Restaurant.
Free / $
Toronto International Centre: Kids-Fest
Canada’s largest indoor inflatable festival, is doubling its size for 2012 to offer more than 100,000 square feet of fun over Family Day weekend.
$
Toronto Rogers Centre: Family Fun Fair
Family Day Weekend at the Rogers Centre has rides, carnival games and more.
$
Toronto Romance of the Rails – Model Railroad Club of Toronto Annual Show
One of the largest model railroads in North America. A true delight for the young, and the not-so-young. A great indoor family outing in the depths of winter.
$
Toronto The AGO: Celebrates Family Day
The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) will celebrate Family Day 2012 by transforming for one day only into the Kids Gallery of Ontario.
$
Toronto The ROM: Family Day Weekend – Chocolate: The Food of the Gods
Enjoy 3 full days of family fun and learn all about this Maya treat from the chocolate experts at ChocoSol. You might even get to taste some of their home-made creations.
$
Toronto The Walter Carsen Centre for The National Ballet of Canada: Family Day Events
Celebrate Family Day by exploring movement and dance with artists of The National Ballet of Canada and enjoy an interactive performance by the company’s apprentices.
Free
Toronto TIFF Bell Lightbox: Free Weekend/Family Day Activities
On Bell Free Weekend all regular film screenings plus special family films and events at TIFF Bell Lightbox are completely FREE, courtesy of Bell. On Monday, February 20, TIFF offers more free family programming and workshops in celebration of Family Day.
Free
Toronto Toronto museums: Pay-what-you-can Family FUNdays
Drop in at any of your City of Toronto museums for Family FUNdays: including P.A. Day Fridays, Family Sundays and Family Day for a ton of fun activities! Admission is Pay-What-You-Can.
$
Toronto Toronto Zoo: Family Day Weekend
Celebrate family day weekend by visiting some the Zoo’s featured families such as the Western lowland gorillas, orangutans, Komodo dragons and green tree pythons to name a few.
$
Toronto Toronto’s Waterfront: Free Family Day Skating
Free indoor and outdoor events all weekend long including ice skating and live music.
Free
Toronto Winterfolk Roots and Blues Festival
Over 100 Artists on 4 Stages for 3 Days of Blues and Roots. Takes place at the Delta Chelsea Hotel.
Free
Wasaga Beach Snowman Mania
Chili Cook-off, skating, nordic skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing, and fireworks.
Free / $
Waterloo UpTown Waterloo Ice Dogs Festival
Free public skating, dog sled rides, ice sculptures, mini putt, ice slide and more.
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