Family Day is approaching! In most provinces of Canada, the third Monday in February is observed as a regional statutory holiday known as Family Day. In Toronto, there are plenty of things to do with your loved ones on the holiday, which falls on Monday, February 19th.

Here are 10 of the best things to do on Family Day in Toronto.

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Aga Khan Museum

Aga Khan Museum is open on Family Day Monday and they’re holding a special event for Family Day and Lunar New Year. There will be free performances, demonstrations, and activities where you can get creative with free hands-on fun for the whole family.

When: Monday, February 19th from 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Where: Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Dr
Cost: Free admission

Hockey Hall of Fame


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The Hockey Hall of Fame is inviting families and kids to head on over on Family Day as they’re offering free admission to kids plus a free gift, and access to play all day in the interactive zones, meet Slapshot the mascot and more.

When: Monday, February 19th from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Hockey Hall of Fame, 30 Yonge Street
Cost: Free admission for kids 13 and under, $25 per ticket for adults

The Bentway 

The Bentway is putting on a Family Day event with more than just ice skating on their well-known trail. This fun-filled afternoon will also feature 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.

When: Monday, February 19th from 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: The Bentway, 250 Fort York
Cost: Free admission

Ripley’s Aquarium 

Ripley’s Aquarium is extending its hours on Family Day! The hours for the aquarium are being extended to 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM for everyone to enjoy. Get tickets here.

When: Monday, February 19th from 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Where: Ripley’s Aquarium, 288 Bremner Blvd
Cost: $12.50 – $44 per ticket general admission

Toronto Zoo

The Toronto Zoo is holding an event to celebrate Family Day and the zoo’s 50th anniversary! There will be a Blue’s Clues Meet and Greet, an Orchard Oasis at the Greenhouse, and of course their regular animal exhibits.

When: Monday, February 19th from 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Where: Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Rd
Cost: $23-$25 per ticket general admission

Little Canada


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The Little Canada exhibit is a celebration of all things Canada and all that makes it so great, shrunk into a 2-hour experience featuring miniature displays and interactive pieces. Little Canada will be open for Family Day Monday, the perfect experience for the whole fam.

When: Monday, February 19th from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Where: Little Canada, 319 Yonge St
Cost: $22 per kids ticket, $36 per adult ticket

Skating at Nathan Phillip Square

Family Day weekend is the perfect time to gather your loved ones for one of the last times you may be able to hit up a local outdoor rink such as Nathan Phillips Square which will be open all day and evening.

When: Monday, February 19th from 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Where: Nathan Phillip Square, 100 Queen Street W
Cost: Free

Family Day at Celebration Square

Celebration Square in Mississauga is welcoming Family Day with music, hands-on activities, performances at Living Arts Centre, a family buffet, a market and ice skating.

When: Monday, February 19th from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Dr
Cost: Free admission

Medieval Times


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Treat your family like the princes and princesses they are at Medieval Times on Family Day. The show experience is open on the holiday where your family can enjoy food, drinks and of course the live Medieval-themed performance.

When: Monday February 19th at 1:30 PM & 4:30 PM
Where: Medieval Times, 10 Dufferin St
Cost: $49.95 per ticket for children, 71.95 per ticket for adults

Kids Fest TO

This massive event is happening at the International Centre and it’s the perfect place to bring the kids on Family Day. There will be over thirty themed inflatables, jumping castles, interactive games, slides and obstacle courses to enjoy, plus food and drinks. Get tickets here.

When: Monday, February 19th from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Where: International Centre, 6900 Airport Rd
Cost: $25 per ticket ages 2-12, $15 per ticket ages 13+

Enjoy your Family Day, Toronto!

Family Day

When: Monday, February 19th, 2024