Things To Do: Family Day in London 2013

Local Events Listing

This year Family Day falls on Monday, February 18th. Yay! We get a long weekend and one extra day to spend with our families.

Here’s a list of local events to help you make the most of the extra day. Enjoy!

WINTER VILLAGE FAMILY FUN DAY

Snowsnake

Where: The Museum of Ontario Archaeology

Time: 10am – 4pm

What:  Dog sledding (no joke!), snow shoeing, cross-country skiing (bring your own skis), snow snaking, traditional First Nations storytelling fireside, children’s crafts, scavenger hunts, and other fun winter activities.

Cost: Admission by donation

For more info: archeologymuseum.ca or visit The Museum of Ontario Archaeology’s Facebook page

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION

London Children's Museum

Where: The London Children’s Museum

Time: 11am – 3pm

What:  Visit the Children’s Museum on Family Day to Celebrate Black History Month! Sample yummy food like puff puffs and coconut bread, learn what the Gumboot dance is and participate in Nigerian games, a tie-dye craft and more!

Cost: Regular museum admission

For more info: londonchildrensmuseum.ca

STORYBOOK GARDENS FAMILY DAY

Storybook Gardens

Where: Storybook Gardens

Time: 10am – 8pm

What:  Horse drawn wagon rides, winter themed story circle, outdoor skating and a visit with the animal friends.

Cost:

  • Adults –                $4.25
  • Children (2-17 yrs) – $3.25
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children) – $13.00
  • Infants (Under 24 months) – Free

For more info: storybook.london.ca

RBC FAMILY SKATE DAY

RBC Family Skate Day London, ON

Where: Various locations (see list below)

  • Lambeth Arena – 7112 Beattie St.
  • Stronach Arena – 1221 Sandford St.
  • Argyle Arena – 1948 Wavell St.
  • Carling Arena  – 675 Grosvenor Street
  • Farguharson Arena – Tecumseh Ave.
  • Kinsmen Arena – 20 Granville Ave.
  • Ray Lanctin Arena (Medway) – 119 Sherwood Forest Square
  • Nichols Arena – 799 Homeview Rd.

What: Figure skaters, hockey players and first time skaters alike are invited to bundle up, lace up and come out for a spin on the ice, enjoy hot chocolate, and other fun surprises hosted by RBC.

Time: 1pm – 3pm

Cost: Free!

For more information: rbc.com/familyday

FAMILY DAY TUBING

Boler Mountain

Where: Boler Mountain

What: Family Day Tubing at Boler Mountain

Time: 9am to 10pm

Cost:  Adults $18, Children (12 & under) $16 – Must be 42 inches tall

For More Info: bolermountain.com

 

As always, if I’ve missed a local event that you know of please leave a comment letting us know or email kelly@citymom.ca to have your event added.

Happy Family Day!

City Mom

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