20 Ways to Spend Family Day

Family is a great opportunity to get out and enjoy some amazing things happening in and around Burlington. Here’s a few ideas to help you make the most of your Family Day!

1.All day Public skate at Rotary Pond
Rotary Pond will be open all day tomorrow for you to enjoy. So lace ‘me up and get out there!
2. Big Freeze at the RBG main building
3. Snowflakes and Snowsnakes at Crawford Lake
Learn about the snow snake, a perfect winter game from times gone by. Crawford Lake is a great place for a family outing!
4. Grand opening weekend at Rockin’ Jump – 11am
5. Dog and Puppy Parade at Terra Greenhouses
6. Family Day Heritage Open House at the Ireland House Museum
7. Drop in skating and swimming throughout Burlington
8. Free fam jam yoga sessions at Be Yoga and Chrysalis Yoga
9. A visit from Sleeping Beauty at Paramount Cuisine
10. Family fun at Bronte Creek
There’ll be plenty to see at our local Provincial Park! The nature barn will be a must stop for anyone there. There’ll also be loads of live demonstrations and activities throughout the park!
11. Free family skate at Central Arena with Eleanor McMahon.
12. Kelso/Glen Eden
Though there may not be much snow on the ground tomorrow, the slopes will be open!
13. Tales by the Winter Fire at Mountsberg
14. Climber’s Rock
Scale to new heights at Burlington’s only indoor climbing gym!
15. Taste of Burlington
Bring out your family’s inner foodie! Tomorrow is the official launch of Taste of Burlington. Take your family to one of the many restaurants taking part in this prix fix program.
16. Medium Art Studio
Come paint a piece of pottery. Get in touch with your inner Picasso!
17. Art Gallery of Burlington
The gallery is open from 12-5 on Family Day. Stop in and check out their new exhibit, ‘on-paper.’
18. Family Day Tea Party at Fantasy Fables
19. Try an escape room,
Confundrum and Exit Strategy will be open tomorrow for you to test your wits. Bring the family and try to make a break for it!
20. Take the kids to one of Burlington’s indoor play gyms! Lil’ Monkeys and Amazing Adventures are fun for everyone!

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