Here are some fun things you can do to make the best of Family Day, Monday, February 20:
1. Visit the Beauty and the Beast Exhibit at Casa Loma
Between February 17 – 20, 2017 guests of the castle will be able to view nine costumes from the upcoming Disney film Beauty and the Beast. Kids can also participate in themed interactive activities and special performances. Admission to the exhibit is included in Casa Loma’s general admission and hours will be extended to 9:30am – 9pm for the weekend. More information can be found HERE.
2. Enjoy Family Day at the Art Gallery
On Family Day the Art Gallery turn into a Kids’ Gallery, with various activities throughout the day. Activities include: creating and decorating a kite, jump roping and performances by professional skipping teams, make your own paper sailboat and float it around the Galleria Italia, a premiere of a short film written by two 7-year-old girls, building cities and forts with Big Blue Blocks, a family Yoga class and more activities in the Weston Family Learning Centre. For more information and a $10 off coupon click HERE.
3. Family Day Weekend at Playdium
From February 17-20, enjoy 40,000 square feet of indoor ultimate play with more than 200 high-tech attractions, rides and simulators. For more information click HERE.
4. Fort York Family Day
On Monday, February 20, 10am-4pm, Fort York celebrates Family Day with a tour of the historic kitchen that includes hot cocoa and baking samples. Other activities include an 1812 drill class, officers’ sword drill, old-fashioned games and an activity book to take home. Visit the Fort York website (click HERE).
5. Montgomery’s Inn Family Day
On Family Day from 1-5pm, experience an old-fashioned day at Toronto’s historical west-end inn. Activities include an Irish dancing class, a visit to the historic kitchen to watch the cooks at work, a fiddling lesson, crafts, music and more. Visit Montgomery Inn’s website (click HERE).
6. Family Day at Evergreen Brickworks
Skating, fat bike riding, Nordic Pole walking, and more outdoor activities are on the menu at Evergreen Brickworks this Family Day. Skating and skate rentals are free. Kids under 6 require a helmet. For additional activities click HERE.
7. Mary Poppins at Ossington Theatre
The Almost Perfect Nanny is back, with a stage musical nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Fall in love with Mary Poppins this Family Day. Performances run from February 10 to April 2, 2017. For tickets, please click HERE.
8. Ratatouille at the Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Remember the ambitious rat who wanted to become a chef? Now you watch the movie and accompanied by a live performance of the TSO playing Michael Giachhino’s score. For more information and tickets click HERE.