Family Day

Join us for Family Day Fun and enjoy a variety of activities the entire family will enjoy on Sunday, February 18, 2024 and on Monday, February 19, 2024.

Sunday, February 18, 2024

Free DJ Skate Party at Harmony Square downtown Brantford (weather dependent)
On Sunday, February 18, 2024, lace up your skates and head down to Harmony Square (89 Dalhousie Street) to enjoy the free DJ Skate Party with a live DJ playing tunes you’ll be sure to love from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The outdoor ice rink will also be open daily for families to enjoy from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Monday, February 19, 2024

Toonie Day at the Bell Homestead National Historic Site - TOURS ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED

Bring your family for a pre-booked, guided tour of Alexander Graham Bell’s home at the Bell Homestead NHS (94 Tutela Heights) for the special admission price of only $2.00 per person. Children 4 and under are free. Tours can be booked between 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. by calling 519-756-6220, or by emailing Tours will not be available from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please note that the Henderson Home is currently undergoing renovations and will not be open for tours during this time.

Free Family Day Skate at the Brantford and District Civic Centre

Brantford Mayor Kevin Davis invites residents to a Family Day Skate presented by the Brantford Bulldogs on Monday, February 19, 2024 at the Brantford and Area Civic Centre (79 Market Street South). Residents are invited to take part in a variety of free family-fun activities from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. including; ice-skating, character meet and greets, and delicious hot chocolate, while supplies last. The lounge and concession will be open to purchase additional snacks and beverages. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. for ticket holders of the Brantford Bulldog’s game on February 19, 2024, and at 5:30 p.m. to the public.

Family Day Public Swim at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
Dive in and enjoy a special Family Day Public Swim at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre (254 North Park Street) from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Regular swim admission rates and swim admission requirements will apply.
Family Day Public Skate at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
A special Family Day Public Skate has been added to the schedule at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre (254 North Park Street) for families to enjoy from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Cost to attend is $4.30 per person, or free for children ages four and under. Helmets are recommended.