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6 great activities to celebrate Family Day in Toronto

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Looking for fun for the whole family this Monday? Make the most of the long weekend with and celebrate your loved ones at these incredible events around the city. With all these options it’s hard to choose! But we know there’s something out there for everyone this Family Day in Toronto. How will you be celebrating? We’re starting with like, 30 Eggo waffles for breakfast, becuase this day is about  having fun.

Here are 6 things to do in Toronto this Family Day.

MURDER AT THE ROM

A curator’s been murdered and a trail of clues has been left behind! Work together with the whole family,in groups of 2-6 to solve this spooky crime. The scavenger hunt will have you piecing together clues hidden in all the exhibits to figure out whodunnit. Fun for all ages!

Where: Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park

WINTER FUN DAY AT FORK YORK

If you’re looking for more of a Winter Wonderland vibe, this is the event for you. The Fort York Visitor Centre has put together a pop-up event full of performances, s’mores, and hot chocolate to keep you warm this Family Day. There will be crafts, face painting, and more! The best part is, it’s completely free!

Where: Fort York Visitor Centre, 250 Fort York Blvd

FAMILY DAY SKATE AT NATHAN PHILLIPS SQUARE

What’s better than a winter sport to bring people together? Nathan Phillips Square is hosting their usual free skate, but with a Family Day Twist. There will be games and activities, as well as Tim Hortons hot chocolate available for all! How very Canadian of them.

Where: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St E

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TORONTO MARLIES VS ALBANY DEVILS

Want to be around ice but don’t want to be the one skating on it? Why not catch a Marlies game instead? Grab the fam and head down to the rink to watch them face off against the Albany Devils. Be sure to craft some signs to cheer on our team!

Where: Coca-Cola Coliseum, 100 Princess Blvd
Tickets: Get tickets here

BUILD A BATH BOMB AT LUSH

Speaking of getting crafty, why not bring the fam and build your own bath bombs? Lush at the Eaton Centre is hosting a Family Day event where you can do just that. Put together your favourite scents with your favourite people!

Where: Lush at the Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge St

WEEKEND AT THE SCIENCE CENTRE

Want some family bonding with a little learning mixed in? Head to the Science Centre for day filled with family activities. There will be a Family Food game show that everyone can participate in. Then, head over to a game room full of your favourites like Jenga and Operation, only in giant form. Catch multiple shows, like the planetarium show, papermaking demonstration, and the energy show. There will be zero dull moments at this education packed day!

Where: Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd

So round up the whole fam, cause you’ve got some major stuff to do! Whether you’re bonding on the ice or solving murder mysteries at the ROM, it’s sure to be a day of wholesome fun. Happy Family Day, Toronto.

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