What: An educational sleepover for kids! Learn all about the sea, the life forms that live there, and how it affects our lives. This month’s edition is “Arctic Exploration,” so get ready for a chilly night.
Where: Vancouver Aquarium – 845 Avison Way, Vancouver
When: Sunday, February 7; 9 p.m. to Monday, February 8; 9 a.m.
What: Enjoy 20% off regular admission at Science World this Family Day, catch one of the live science shows, check out Animals Inside Out, or just take in the many beloved, classic, and educational exhibits!
Where: Science World – 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver
What: A free day of family fun and festivities at the beautiful VanDusen Botanical Gardens. Walk the grounds, enjoy the wildlife, and enjoy a picnic. Admission is free for children up to 18 years of age, and up to two adults.
Where: VanDusen Botanical Gardens – 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver
What: Pick up your Activity Passport and stamp away the many events taking place throughout the centre. Non-competitive sports, board games, and a variety of activities for the whole family will take place at this free event.
Where: Kensington Community Centre – 5175 Dumfries Street, Vancouver
What: Free skate rentals and free hot chocolate from 2 to 8 p.m. will be available at the annual Family Day celebrations in Robson Square. Come down and spend the day the way it was meant to be spent: together.
Where: Robson Square – 800 Robson Street, Vancouver
What: A free day of Disney themed fun at the Lonsdale Quay Market. Fun, games, and story time from your favourite Disney princesses. Along with family dance classes, face-painting, and Valentine’s Day themed crafts, there’s something for all members of the family.
Where: Lonsdale Quay – 123 Carrie Cates Crescent, North Vancouver
What: Enjoy savings on Grouse Mountain lift-tickets all day Monday, as well as a variety of activities for people of all ages. A pancake breakfast, Chinese sky lantern release, snowshoe tours, a puck shootout, and more will be available throughout the day.
Where: Grouse Mountain – 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver
What: The Second Annual Family Day Obstacle Race and Community BBQ. Compete as a family through obstacles and activities, with a post-race BBQ sponsored by Nesters Market. Register now to ensure your place!
Where: Fraser Heights Recreation Centre – 10588 160 Street, Surrey
When: Monday, February 8; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
DH Vancouver Staff
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