2017 Family Day Fun 

There is a ton of fun activities happening around the City of Brantford on Family Day, Monday, February 20. Find a list of events below.

Bell Homestead

Join us at the Bell Homestead National Historic Site for a tour any time between 9:30 am-4:00 pm for only a loonie. Children 6 and under are free. Call 519-756-6220 for more details.

TB Costain SC Johnson Community Centre

Take part in the fantastic family fun fair from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. Musical Motion with Jane Flinders, Fantasy Faces by Helena and games in the gymnasium for children 7 and under. Admission is $2 per family or a donation to the local Foodbank. Call 519-752-5509 for more information.

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre

Join us for a wide variety of fun activities and a free public skate presented by RBC! Families receive $2 off Family General Admission on Family Day too! Call 519-756-9900 or visit for more information.

11:30 am-1:30 pm – Length & Family Swim (65 m pool)
11:30 am-4:00 pm - Weight room open
11:30 am-1:30 pm - Family basketball (gymnasium)
1:00 pm-4:00 pm - Meet & book signing with multi-award winning author Zig Misiak
1:30 pm-3:30 pm - Family gym sports (gymnasium)
1:30 pm-4:00 pm - Public swim (all pools open, slide open)
4:00 pm-6:00 pm - FREE public skate (rink #3) presented by RBC

Frosty Fest

Frosty Fest is Brantford's Winter Carnival February 19 & 20 at Harmony Square from 10:00 am-4:00 pm daily. Activities include:

  • Ice Carving
  • Snow Taffy
  • Figure skating
  • Midway
  • Indoor Warming-zone
  • Horse-drawn trolley
  • Winter Bazaar
  • Food vendors