FAMILY DAY AND FAMILY WEEKEND – FEBRUARY 16 – 18, 2019
1. Walk in the park! East Sooke Regional Park (East Sooke)
Saturday, February 16 | 1–2:30pm. Call 250-478-3344 or visit the CRD Parks Events website.
East Sooke Regional Park 288 Becher Bay Road, Sooke, BC
Enjoy a walk in the park with your family to celebrate Family Day weekend! Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist and discover the beauty of this wooded parkland. Bring a snack and water, and wear sturdy footwear. Meet at the kiosk in the Aylard Farm parking lot off Beecher Bay Road.
2. The Backyardigans – Mary Winspear Centre -2243 Beacon Avenue Sidney, BC
Mon, Feb 18, 2019 | 11:00 am – 4:45 pm
The Backyardigans, an animated series from Nickelodeon and Nelvana, introduces kids to their five new pals: quick-moving penguin Pablo; mellow moose Tyrone; thrill-seeking, purple-spotted creature Uniqua; lady-like hippo Tasha; and Austin, the new kangaroo on the block. For the Backyardigans gang, daily backyard play dates bring fantasy to life. Each musical adventure encourages kids to develop their imaginations and express themselves creatively as they sing and dance along with the gang.
3. Family Day at the Royal BC Museum Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 1 – 3 p.m.
Join us for a Learning Centre Design Playdate. The Royal BC Museum is in the process of developing an inclusive learning centre, a hub for learning and sharing for museum visitors of all ages.
Drop in to playfully test out ideas for programming and contribute your thoughts and ideas on how to create a centre that feels relevant and exciting for your family.
4. Family Arts Festival – CEDAR HILL RECREATION CENTRE, 3220 Cedar Hill Rd.
Monday, February 18 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Free Admission
This fun-filled family event is a celebration of imagination, creativity and discovery. Kids of all ages will enjoy a wide variety of activities led by Arts Centre staff and guests from Greater Victoria’s arts community.
Explore the world of visual arts, dance, music and theatre through hands-on stations and performances.
5. Family Day in Esquimalt – Esquimalt Recreation Centre, 527 Fraser Street
February 18, 2019 – 11:00AM to 2:00PM Free Admission
We have all sorts of excitement in store for our 2019 Family Day Event. Join us for Kindergym, Skating, Swimming as well as a variety of games and activities that you can do as a family – and do it all for FREE.
6. Free Tennis in Oak Bay – Oak Bay Recreation Centre (Tennis Bubble)1975 Bee St, Victoria
Come out and try your hand at tennis! Complimentary 15 minute private lessons offered.