Family Day Weekend Events in Toronto 2024

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Murdoch Escape Game at Casa Loma
Murdoch Escape Game at Casa Loma

Family Day is Monday, February 19, 2024. Having made it to the midpoint of winter, it’s the perfect time for a long weekend! What are you plans for Family Day Weekend? Will you be hunkering down inside with your family or do you want to venture out and do something special? Many organizations have planned special Family Day weekend events with you in mind! Continue reading to learn about Family Day Weekend events in Toronto 2024.

Pizza Class at Eataly on February 19, 2024

Kids Family Day Pizza Making Class at Eataly

Does your family enjoy pizza? Of course, they do! Bring your kids to La Scuola di Eataly Toronto on Family Day (Monday, February 19, 2024) to learn how to make Pizza al Padellino Margherita.

Pizza al padellino is a type of pizza that is baked in small, round pans. Typically served in Torino, pizza al padellino has a thick soft crust, that gets slightly browned on the outside when baking so it’s crunchy on the bottom and soft and chewy on top.

Once your pizza is ready, you can enjoy it along with a wine pairing selected by their beverage expert.

The pizza making class takes place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The class is suitable for kids ages 4-13.

Tickets are $113. Each ticket is valid for 2 guests (1 adult and 1child). Please notify Eataly if you would like to purchase an additional ticket for a child. Additional tickets are $50.

Please notify Eataly in advance at toronto.lascuola@eataly.com if you have any dietary restrictions. They can accommodate vegetarian, nut allergy and dairy free dietary restrictions.

If you have questions please contact Eataly at toronto.lascuola@eataly.com or at 437.374.0250 ext 835

Eataly is located at 55 Bloor Street West.

Family Fun Day at The Rec Room

Enjoy Family Day at The REC Room with Heaps Estrin on Saturday February 17, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In the spirit of this day, the Heaps Estrin Real Estate team is delighted to invite you and your family to an enjoyable day at The REC Room for complimentary game play and pizza.

The REC Room offers excitement for every member of your family, including classic arcade games and new-age interactive experiences and activities.

The Rec Room is located at 255 Bremner Blvd. Free admission.

Beeswax Candle Making 101 at Toronto Botanical Garden

Learn how to make three different kinds of beautiful beeswax candles: rolled sheets, dipped tapers, and poured mould candles on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Toronto Botanical Garden.

Beeswax is non-toxic, burns cleanly, and provides a honey fragrance throughout your home. Learn how honey bees produce beeswax and learn tips and techniques to make different kinds of beautiful beeswax candles. All participants will take home four candles made in class.

The class takes place Saturday, February 17, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost is TBG Member $90 plus taxes and fees; Public $100 plus taxes and fees. Fee includes all materials. Purchase tickets online at EventBrite.

Toronto Botanical Garden is located at 777 Lawrence Avenue East.


Drop-in Art Day for Family and Friends at Art Works Art School

Parents can enjoy an art class with their child on Saturday, February 17, 2024 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Art Works Art School. Learn the essentials of art embracing fundamentals like perspective light color and spatial qualities. Draw and paint in the class or at your own pace.

The class is suitable for children ages 6 and up. The cost is $25 per student. Register online. 10 spots available each week.

Art Works Art School is located at 256 Lansdowne Avenue.

Paint Nite: The Original Paint And Sip Party at Hotel Victoria

Enjoy an evening of creativity at a Paint Nite event at the Hotel Victoria as you paint Pinky Promise with instructor Salvador Dalia. Sip on cocktails while you follow along with Salvador to create your own masterpiece! Tickets are $45 and can be booked online at Paint Nite. Hotel Victoria is located at 56 Yonge Street.

Anaheim Ducks at Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday, February 17, 2024

The Toronto Maple Leafs face off against the Anaheim Ducks at Rogers Centre on Saturday, February 17, 2024. Game time is 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster.

Murdoch Escape Game at Casa Loma
Murdoch Escape Game at Casa Loma

Murdoch Mysteries Escape Game at Casa Loma

Detective Murdoch is missing and you, Toronto’s newest constables, must solve the case at Murdoch Mysteries Escape Game: The Secret of Station House No. 4 at Casa Loma. Featuring a live actor in-character as a detective to assist participants, the escape game is designed for players aged 12 and up. Adult accompaniment is required for players aged 15 and under at a ratio of 1 adult to every 5 children. Murdoch Mysteries Escape Game is 60 minutes plus a 15 minute intro and 15 minute conclusion.

Admission to Murdoch Mysteries Escape Game is $45 plus tax from Monday to Thursday and $55 plus tax on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Times available during the Family Day Weekend 2024 include: Saturday, February 17, 2024 at 4:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.; Sunday, February 18, 2024 at 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Monday, February 19, 2024 at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Purchase tickets online. Tickets do not include tours of Casa Loma.

Kids Fest TO – Family Day Weekend

Kids Fest TO features over thirty themed inflatables, jumping castles, interactive games, slides and obstacle courses. Kids will also enjoy live stage shows, pony rides, carnival games, prizes, and delicious food.

Kids Fest TO is suitable for kids of all ages as it includes toddler playcentres, family-friendly mini putt and extreme excitement games.

Kids Fest TO hours are February 17-19, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Admission:

Adult (ages 13+): $15 special online or $17.50 at the door
Children (ages 2-13): $25 special online or $30 at the door
Children (ages under 24 months): Free

The International Centre is located at 6900 Airport Road. Kids Fest TO is at Entrance 1. Free parking.


Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue at Danforth Music Hall

Trombone Shorty brings his Shorty Gras Tour to the Danforth Music Hall on Friday, February 17, 2024 and Saturday, February 18, 2024. Trombone Shorty will be accompanied by New Orleans Avenue. Tickets are $45 plus service fees and can be purchased online. Doors open at 7 p.m. This is a 19+ event.

Family Day at The Bentway 2024

Celebrate Family Day at The Bentway on Monday, February 19, 2024 with free skating, crafts, music, and refreshments. The Bentway has teamed up with the Bata Shoe Museum to offer activities for the whole family that celebrate the history of skating, inspired by their online exhibition Boots and Blades: The Story of Canadian Figure Skating. Learn about figure skating in Canada from the 1600s to the present through an interactive scavenger hunt with a tasty treat at the end. Gear up for the skate trail by decorating your own skate boot covers at the free Boots & Blades Workshop taking place from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Enjoy free festive treats from Family Day presenting sponsor MilkUP and supporter Armstrong Cheese and find unique local products at The Toronto Mom Market.

There are a lot of exciting Family Day Weekend events in Toronto 2024. Whatever your plans are, I hope you have a wonderful time!

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