Explore the City of New Westminster on Family Day for the Lower Mainland’s largest FREE event! All City Parks & Recreation facilities along with the Anvil Centre and River Market will be offering Family Day fun for FREE! Check out the full list of family-fun below!
Queensborough Community Centre: (920 Ewen Avenue)
9:30am – 11:30am: Enjoy an exciting morning of family friendly activities including a bounce castle, crafts, and more!
8:30am – 11:30am: FREE fitness centre admission (regular admission applies after 11:30 am)
9am – 1pm: Queensborough Library will also be open playing host to a crafts table and story time.
12:30pm – 2:30pm: Family pickleball in the gym
Centennial Community Centre (65 East Sixth Avenue)
9am – 12pm: Family drop-in with crafts, games, story time, refreshments
9:30am – 12:30pm: Family finger-puppet making
Samson V (880 Quayside Drive)
11am – 3pm: Come aboard for some fun arts & crafts.
Greenhouse in Queen’s Park
10:30am – 12:30pm: Come for a tour of the greenhouse and create a Spring flower planter to take home.
Moody Park Arena (701 Eighth Avenue)
12:30pm – 3pm: Free public skate (all ages); free skate rentals
6pm – 8pm: Free public skate (all ages); free skate rentals
Family Fun Zone at the Anvil Centre (777 Columbia Street)
11am – 3pm: Enjoy a day filled with free entertainment and activities including: Science World on the Road, Nintendo games, magician Peter Rooke, face-painting and balloon twisting, clowns, photo booth, and many other activities.
River Market (810 Quayside Drive)
11am – 3pm: balloon tying with Korki the Clown, photo booth by The Stage New West, ArtsToGo by the Arts Council of New Westminster, table top hockey, and family board games.
Fraser River Discovery Centre (788 Quayside Drive)
11am – 3pm: face-painting, interactive photo booth, tactile table with skulls of many of BC’s most spectacular wildlife, and a button-making station.
Canada Games Pool (65 East Sixth Avenue)
3:30pm – 6:30pm: Free Public Swim and fitness centre. Family duck races down the waterslide, mat walk, and giant whirlpool are just a few of the fun activities planned.
New West Youth Centre (620 Eighth Street)
11am – 2pm: Make your own pancake station, parents vs kids gym games, and video games areas. There will be an open gym as well as a learn-to-DJ area.
Family Day Events in New Westminster:
When: February 17, 2020
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.