Family Day Events in Niagara

Here is a list of great Family Day events in Niagara:


February 18, 11:00 am3:00 pm

Heartland Forest, 8215 Heartland Forest Road, Niagara Falls


Niagara Inflatables Family Day Kidsfest

February 19, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Niagara Ball Hockey Club located at 16 Melbourne Avenue, St. Catharines

Join Niagara Inflatables for their Annual Family Day FunZone. ​From 11 am​ ​- 4 pm you can bounce on the bouncy castle​s​, ​try out the giant obstacle course​, slide down the 20′ Challenger Slide, play 9 holes of Mini Put, and try the Fantasy Sports Games. They will also have other great activities such as face painting​ and vendor zone​. $15 per child (4-12 years) $5 per adult (13+).

Family Day at the Pelham Arena

February 18, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Meridian Community Centre, Pelham

11:00am – 12:00pm          Free Public Skate – Sponsored by Town of Pelham

12:00pm – 1:00pm            Free Public Skate

12:00pm – 2:00pm            Community Expo – learn about your communities unique services

1:00pm – 2:30pm              Golden Boot Hockey Game – Pelham Volunteer Firefighters vs

Pelham Minor Hockey Coaches


Welland Family Fun Day and Family Day Free Skate

February 18, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Welland Community Wellness Complex, 145 Lincoln St, Welland

Have some fun with the family at the Welland Community Wellness Complex and the Welland Main Arena. Donations of non-perishable food items are appreciated.  This is a FREE family-friendly event

At the Welland Community Wellness Complex:

  • Inflatables
  • Mad Science FunStation
  • Family Photo Booth
  • Strolling Magic
  • Face Painting and Carnival Games and more
  • Canal Bistro Lunch Box $4: Hotdog, Juice Box & Peanut-Free Brownie – served from 11:00am to 1:00pm

Family Day Skate (Admission is free with a donation of a non-perishable food item)
Main Arena 10:00am-2:00pm

Meet the Cast Family Day Party

February 18, 12pm-2pm

Grantham United Church, 415 Linwell Rd., St. Catharines

Family Day at the Niagara Falls History Museum

February 18, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm

Niagara Falls History Museum, 5810 Ferry St., Niagara Falls

Spend Family Day exploring biodiversity and habitat conservation @ the Museum! Join the Earth Rangers for shows @ 11am, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm. This unique and up-close encounter with their animal ambassadors will leave you educated and inspired to help protect animals in the wild. Sponsored by Ontario Power Generation.

Other activities include scavenger hunts, crafts, FREE family portraits and three galleries full of artefacts that explore our local history!

FREE Swimming on Family Day at Kiwanis Pool

Kiwanis Pool, 425 Carlton St, St. Catharines

Bring the family and join us Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 for free leisure swimming.

Leisure Pool: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., 11 a.m. to Noon, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Lane Pool: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Family Day at Victoria Branch, NF Public Library

February 18, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Victoria Avenue Public Library, 4848 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls
Contact: 905-356-8080
Free. Drop-In activities for the whole family! No Registration required. All ages.

Family Day at Community Centre Branch, NF Public Library

February 18, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
7150 Montrose Rd., Niagara Falls

Contact: 905-371-1200
Free. Drop-In activities for the whole family! No Registration required. All ages.

Free Skate at Fort Erie Leisureplex

February 18, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Jaycee Ice Pad, 3 Municipal Centre, Fort Erie


Family Day Fun – Handprint Bowl (St. Catharines Only)

February 18, 10am – 4pm
The Painted Turtle Pottery Studio, 595 Carleton St., St. Catharines

The family that clays together…stays together! Join us to make your very own family handprint clay bowl. Bowls will be made by bookings only (studio will remain open for walk-in painters) and we will only have enough clay for those that reserve a time and ONLY families that make a bowl receive 10% off painting on Family Day if they remain in studio to paint after making their bowls. Bowls can be made for any sized family and the price varies on the number of hands used.
Prices will be as follows:
Small Hands (fitting on a 4″ template) $10
Medium Hands (fitting on a 6″ template) $14
Large Hands (not fitting on a 6″ template) $18
You can personalize your hands with stamps and you can return after 10 days to paint it after firing to bisque or we can glaze it for you in one of our amazing pottery glaze options at no additional cost.

Family Day at Grey’s Haven

February 18, 11am-3pm

Grey’s Haven Farm Sanctuary, Port Colborne

Come and celebrate Family Day with Grey’s residents!! Grey’s Haven Farm Sanctuary, located in Port Colborne, is a safe haven for rescued farm animals as well as a home-between-homes for cats and other animals.

Phone: 289-213-6012


Family Day Festival

February 18, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Club Capri, 36 Cleveland St., Thorold

Spend time with the people you love most in your life with something fun to do on this cold winter day. Don’t just sit at home trying to think of something to do. We have something for everyone. You will enjoy vendors, entertainment, games, food, bar will be open.

Family Day at the PAC

February 18, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, St. Catharines

Family Day Event

February 18, 1– 3:30 pm
Harbour Fellowship Church, 51 South Service Rd., St. Catharines

Join us at Harbour Fellowship Church for an afternoon full of indoor and outdoor activities, snacks, giveaways, crafts and a whole lot of FUN for the whole family!

– Woodland Creations
– Face Painting
– Carnival Games
– Balloon Animals
– How Hot
– Bouncy House
– Petting Zoo
– Flipping Awesome Game
– Popcorn Machine
– Touch A Truck
– Classic Game Corner
– Snack Bar
– Green Screen Photo Booth
– Marshmallow Masterpiece
– Obstacle Course
– Bingo
– Birdhouse Creations

– $250 Great Wolf Lodge Gift Card
– NIagara Fun Zone Pass
– Free Week at our Summer Day Camp
– and MORE!

Family Day in Lincoln!

February 18, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Town of Lincoln

Celebrate Family Day with free skating & activities at the arenas or drop in to the Museum & Cultural Centre for an escape game featuring fun puzzles for kids! Event details below:

Free Skating
Location: Fleming Centre Arena (5020 Serena Dr., Beamsville)
Time: noon-3 p.m.
Location: Jordan Lions Arena (2789 Fourth Ave., Jordan)
Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Museum Escape Challenge
Location: Museum & Cultural Centre (4996 Beam St. Beamsville)
Time: Drop in any time between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Family Day Run of the Rink

February 18, 1-4 pm
Peach King Centre, Grimsby

Join us at the Peach King Centre on Family Day for FREE skating on both indoor ice pads and the outdoor rink (weather permitting). There are also free racquetball court rentals, crafts for kids, and more!


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