Family Day 2019



Happy Family Day!

Here's what's happening in Calgary today...




Indigenous Programming Noon-5pm

Calgary Central Library




Family Day Fun, at Eau Claire Market

The event includes a Care Bear Dance Party, children’s crafts, face painting, balloon animals, carnival games and an interactive reptile display and so much more!  Details here


Family Day 2019 with the City of Calgary

We have events happening all weekend - and most of them are FREE! From skating & swimming, to crafts, gymnastics, outdoor festivals and more, you are sure to find something everyone in your family will love.

Visit to find an event near you.

Some events include;

February 18, (time varies by location) – FREE!
Swimming, skating & drop-in activities
Southland Leisure Centre & Village Square Leisure Centre

February 18, 1-4:30 p.m. – FREE!
Family Community Event
Shouldice Aquatic Centre & Arena

February 18, 1-2:30 p.m. & 3-4:30 p.m. – FREE!
Aquatic & Fitness Centres: Bob Bahan, Canyon Meadows, Killarney, Thornhill, Shouldice

February 18, 1-2:15 p.m. – FREE!
Public Skating
Arenas: Ernie Starr, Frank McCool, Murray Copot, Optimist/George Blundun, Rose Kohn, Shouldice, Stew Hendry/Henry Viney, Stu Peppard


Family Day at Studio Bell with Fred Penner
Family Day at Studio Bell, featuring beloved children’s singer-songwriter and the “Canadian Minister of Positivity” himself, Fred Penner.

- Childrens entertainer Fred Penner performs at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
- Performances by local musicians and musical groups
- NMC Collection show and tell, instrument demos, and campfire sing-alongs
- All day Sound Sandwich instrument-building and musical exploration
- NMC Educators throughout the building to help you and your family rock

Scenic Acres Community Association Free Family Skate

FREE Family Day Skate on the Blue rink at the Crowchild Twin Arena. Games and Refreshments will be provided.

Details here


"Funderful" Family Day Celebration

Join us for the BIGGEST Family Day party of the year at Trico Centre for Family Wellness

Cookie Decorating, Arts & Crafts, KLM Musical Zoo, Gamers Fun Truck,  A1 Photobooth

Details here



Olympic Oval FREE Family Day Skate

Between noon and 5pm, Take a skate and have some fun at the Olympic Oval on Family Day Monday!

Bring your own, or rent one from the Skate Shop

Details here


‘unplugged’ Family Day in Okotoks

 Activities include gym time, family swim, indoor and outdoor skating, indoor shinny, and Hometown Hockey arts and crafts.

Details here


The Military Museums’ Family Day

Between 10am-5pm, Join The Military Museums and see authentic armoured vehicles, fighter planes, weapons, and one of a kind artifacts while taking in the family-friendly activities. Try on uniforms or some face painting, check out the weapons display, or even try the mini obstacle course

Details here


Granary Road: Family Fun Festival & Fashion Market

Feb 16-17, Play games like bean bag toss and Jenga or go skating (don’t forget your skates) and play shuffleboard on the pond. Enjoy hot cider and marshmallow roasting, wagon rides and furry friends: Granary Road has something for the whole family

Details here



  • Edmonton Sunny intervals 16°C Sunny intervals
  • Fort McMurray Light rain shower 10°C Light rain shower
  • High Level Sunny 15°C Sunny
  • Lac La Biche Sunny intervals 15°C Sunny intervals
  • St. Paul Sunny 15°C Sunny