February – the month of love, snow, ice and Family Day! Be it warm or cold, February brings with it plenty of opportunities for outings for your whole crew. Read on for our top picks for Family Fun Events in Edmonton in February. Craving more? Use the Family Fun Edmonton calendar to find every event for every day of the month!
Ice on Whyte
January 27 – February 6, 2022 | See some nice ice, vote for your favourite sculpture and enjoy all the fun of the great outdoors in the winter at the Boardwalk Ice on Whyte festival!
All Canadian Winter at U of A Botanic Garden
Every Saturday & Sunday | Embrace the cold weather and fresh air as your family enjoys classic Canadian outdoor activities at the U of A Botanic Garden.
Ice Grooves at City Hall Plaza
Friday & Saturday nights | Skate and dance along to the music every Friday and Saturday night from 7 pm to 9 pm. Free skate rentals available.
Sweet Treats & Latte Festival
February 5 – 27, 2022 | Warm up with a featured sweet treat or coffee from your favourite Old Strathcona businesses, then vote online for your festival favourite.
Snowshoe & Stargaze at Elk Island National Park
February 5, 12 & 19, 2022 | Strap on the provided snowshoes and join a friendly park interpreter for a guided hike to gaze upon the countless stars in Elk Island’s night sky.
Silver Skate Festival
February 11-21, 2022 | Celebrate ice and snow with the best winter sports, outdoor activities, amazing ice art, a family fun zone and even a special sing along!
February Craft Fairs & Markets
Throughout February | Shop local to find the perfect gift for your favourite Valentine or a treat for yourself!
Symphony for Kids presents The Carnival of the Animals
Saturday, February 12, 2022 | The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra Symphony for Kids series is the perfect way to introduce the sights, sounds and excitement of fabulous live music to your children.
Winter Fun with the City of Edmonton Play Rangers
Saturdays in February | Join specially trained program leaders for outdoor activities and adventures every Saturday including kicksledding, snowshoeing, fort building and more.
Meet a Sloth at the Wildlife Rescue Exhibit at WEM
Throughout February | Come interact with some amazing animals while learning more about them from the animal experts from Little Ray’s Nature Centre
Jubilation Junior Presents The Frozen Princess Bride
Saturdays beginning February 12, 2022 | Enjoy a fun-filled morning of food, music, and a healthy side of laughter with this special mash-up of two familiar fairytales.
Family Day at Cattail Landing Golf & Winter Club
February 18-20, 2022 | Participate in a wide range of fun family-friendly activities outdoors including sleigh rides, ice skating, a snowman building competition, scavenger hunt curling and more!
Try Tennis On Ice
Throughout February | Join the Ice Tennis League at the Lynnwood Community League rink to try this unique combo of tennis and skating.
Paddington 2: IMAX Pajama Party
Saturday, February 19, 2022 | Grab a marmalade sandwich and your coziest pajamas for an IMAX PJ Party screening of Paddington 2 at TELUS World of Science.
Skate & Fun Day in St Albert
Sunday, February 20, 2022 | Come and enjoy a fun afternoon with skating, hot chocolate and hot dogs by the fire, plus the chance to win some great door prizes.
Try Snow Tubing in Edmonton
Throughout February | Visit one of our 3 local ski hills with the family to give this fun and easy winter sport a try.
Build a Solar Powered Rover at the Canadian Energy Museum
February 26, 2022 | Learn about solar energy and how it is stored by conducting a science experiment and building your very own solar rover to bring home with you.
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