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Windsor Essex Family Day Weekend Guide 2020

Friday, February 14 to Monday, February 17

Chase away the mid-winter blahs with exciting activities sure to appeal to the entire family. Browse through our Windsor Essex Family Day Guide for your personal cheat sheet to fun, laughter, and family memories to cherish forever. Still looking for more ideas? Check out the Family Fun section on our website for more fantastic ideas of things to do that your kids will love.

Tim Hortons Free Skate

Friday February 14, 2020. Enjoy FREE skating!

11:40am – 1:40pm – WFCU Centre – 8787 McHugh St, Windsor
7:55pm – 9:45pm – Forest Glade Arena – 3205 Forest Glade Dr, Windsor

P.D. Day at Museum Windsor

Friday February 14, 2020. Looking for something to do with the kids on a PD Day? Stop by the Chimczuk Museum and enjoy our interactive exhibits and children’s gallery filled with musical instruments, crafts, and dress up. Don’t forget to get your Museum Windsor PD Day Passport stamped while you’re here for a chance to win some great prizes!

$5.50, Family Rate of $16.00
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr W., Windsor

Adventure Bay Family Water Park

Friday February 14 – Monday February 17, 2020.Family Day on Monday means a long weekend for kids this February, and you can celebrate all weekend long in tropical style at Adventure Bay Family Water Park Presented by WFCU Credit Union.

  • Friday, February 14 to Sunday, February 16, 2020: extended hours from 10 am to 8 pm. Regular admission prices.
  • Family Day, Monday, February 17, 2020: Open 10 am to 4 pm with special flat admission rate of $15 for full day of fun.
  • Kids 2 and under get in free

Bring the whole family for a splish-splashing and relaxing staycation and enjoy our popular attractions, from the power-packed Python to the sensational Splash Zone and much more.

519.974.2782, www.adventurebay.ca
Adventure Bay – 401 Pitt St W, Windsor

Family Day Weekend at Colasanti’s

Friday February 14 – Monday February 17, 2020. Have some indoor fun with your family at Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens!! Fun Passes available. Zoo shows Sat – Mon at 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm & 3:30pm (Mon Only).  Enjoy Sunday Brunch or a Special Family Day Monday Lunch Buffet! For details please visit the website.

519.326.3287, www.colasanti.com
Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens – 1550 Road 3 East, Kingsville

Family Day Weekend at Point Pelee National Park

Friday February 14 – Monday February 17, 2020. Spend the weekend at Point Pelee National Park with your family. We’re pulling out all the stops this Family Day Weekend!

We’ll be celebrating the Great Backyard Bird Count weekend and tallying up all our bird sightings. Join us at our campfire outside the Visitor Centre between 12 pm and 4 pm to add your sightings to our list and enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate (bring your own mug if you can) and marshmallows before heading out on a trail for a game of Pelee Bingo.

Inside the Visitor Centre we’ll have a kids’ craft centre with winter bird themed crafts and a special feature film each day at 3 pm.

Visitor Centre open 10 am – 5 pm
519.322.2365, pc.gc.ca
Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr., Leamington

Free Day – Museum Windsor Heritage Day

Saturday February 15, 2020. Museum Windsor is celebrating Heritage Day with free admission to both the Chimczuk Museum and François Baby House on Saturday, February 15th. Visitors will have a chance to explore the new exhibit: Bustles & Bows: Women’s Fashion from the Victorian Era to the 1920s with a guided tour at 1:00 p.m. In addition, there will be time machine and fashion themed crafts, family friendly activities, and a 20% off sale in the Museum Gift Shop (Saturday & Sunday).

Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr W., Windsor
François Baby House –  254 Pitt Street West Windsor

Family Favourite Movie at Cineplex Odeon

Feb 15, 2020. Enjoy the Family Favourite movie ‘Playing With Fire’.

11 am
Cineplex Odeon at Devonshire Mall – 3100 Howard Ave, Windsor

Talk & Walk with Xander at Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary

Feb 16, 2020. Join us for an informational talk and walk on the winter birds and animals found in our woodlot. A great way to enjoy the Family Day weekend out-of-doors.

1:30 pm – 3 pm
Facebook: Jack Miner Migratory Bird Sanctuary
Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary -332 Road 3 W, Kingsville

Family Day at Windsor Circus School

Feb 16, 2020. Bring your family members to the circus and show them what you’re doing! Show off your aerial skills (silks, lyra, trapeze and others), flexibility, and strength in Acro. We can’t wait to have you!

Kids 13 under $10, Adults 14+ $15, Group of 4 for for $50
519.800.4414, Facebook: Family Day
Windsor Circus School- 511 Pelissier St Suite 100, Windsor

High Flying Family Fun at Devonshire Mall

Feb 17, 2020. Come see the extraordinary feats of balance, agility, and aerial arts of the dynamic acrobatic couple, DUO ARTIFEX.

1 pm – 2 pm : 3x 10 min. shows
3 pm – 4 pm : 3x 10 min. shows
Devonshire Mall – 3100 Howard Ave, Windsor

Family Day Make And Take Fun Stations!

Feb 17, 2020.  Join Mad Science for some fun interactive activities!
SLIME SCIENCE* – 1 PM – 2 PM – Discover the magic of ooey gooey plastic. Guided by an expert mad scientist, kids learn why plastic is so hard to break and makes slippery slime to go!
COTTON CANDY FUN* – 3 PM – 4 PM – A mad scientist creates and explains how fluffy cotton candy is made. Kids taste the science behind the magical transformation of solid crystals into yummy spun floss!

An adult/parent/guardian must accompany and remain with the child/children/participant(s) at all times during the activity.

Tecumseh Mall – 7654 Tecumseh Rd E, Windsor

Family Day with the Canadian Historical Aircraft Association

Feb 17, 2020. Come and discover history in motion this Family Day! Join us, Monday, February 17, for a fun-filled day! Public tours and activities for children will be available throughout the day! Bring the family and visit one of Windsor’s hidden gems! Gift Shop special! 10% OFF regular priced items! (on Feb 17th only).

10 am – 3 pm
Canadian Historical Aircraft Association – #104-2600 Airport Rd, Windsor


Feb 17, 2020. Spend time with your Family and watch the Windsor Express PRO Basketball Team on Monday, February 17th against The Five. Thank you to the Windsor Unions and Community LeadersSolidarity Night is FREE on Family Day!Get Your FREE Tickets Online using the Promo Code FAMILY DAY at https://bit.ly/2UtG24M or visit the WFCU Centre Box Office In-Person on the Following Dates and Times: Feb. 8th- 11am-5pm,  Feb. 11th- 4pm-8pm, Feb. 13th- 4pm-8pm, Feb. 15th- 11am-5pm

The tickets will be available online at the WFCU Centre Box Office today (Feb. 6) at 3pm EST.
WFCU Centre – Express Court – 8787 McHugh St, Windsor

Family Day Basketball Camp

Feb 17, 2020. The Windsor Express Basketball Team are hosting a Parents vs Kids Family Day Basketball Camp for all skill levels from Ages 5+. Both Parents and Kids will practice their basketball skills and play against each other. The Camp will be instructed by Windsor Express Coaches and Players. Learn from the Professionals and Meet your Favourite Players! PARENTS ARE FREE! Camp Includes: One complimentary youth game voucher and Prizes. What to Bring: Please bring a water bottle, gym shoes, and athletic clothing.

We are giving back our Family Day Game to the Windsor-Essex Community and it will be free for everyone. Would it be possible to share the attached poster? I have provided some information below as well.

The tickets will be available online at the WFCU Centre Box Office today (Feb. 6) at 3pm EST.

9:30 am – 11 am, $30
WFCU Centre – Express Court – 8787 McHugh St, Windsor

Family Day Community Skate

Monday February 17, 2020. Join us for a 100% FREE Family Day Community Skate!
Sponsored by: Amherstburg Community Church

11 am – 1 pm
Facebook: Family Day Community Skate
Libro Credit Union Centre – 3295 Meloche Rd. Amherstburg

Family in Motion

Monday February 17, 2020. Spend quality time with your family this Family Day with events to keep your family in motion!

Free Leisure Swim – 10 – 11:30 am
Family Day Fun Zone – 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Free Recreational Swim – 2:30 – 4 pm
Essex Recreation Complex – 242 Talbot Street North, Essex

Free Recreational Skate 1 – 2:20 pm
Essex Centre Sports Complex – 60 Fairview Ave. W, Essex
Harrow and Colchester South Community Centre – 243 McAfee Street, Harrow

Join Lakeshore for a day of family fun activities including swimming, badminton, basketball and skating.  See website for full schedule.

Atlas Tube Centre – 447 Renaud Lind Road, Lakeshore

Recreational Swims – Every hour on the hour from 12 – 5 pm, 45 minutes each
Recreational Skating – 12 – 2 pm
Pre-registration is encouraged.  Regular admission fees apply.

Vollmer Complex – 2121 Laurier Parkway, LaSalle

Free Level A CPR Training – 8:30 am – 12:30 pm for ages 8 and up.  Please call 519-733-2123 to register.
Free Public Skating – 12 – 1:50 pm
Free Public Skating and Snacks – 2 – 3:50 pm

Kingsville Arena – 1741 Jasperson Drive, Kingsville

Free Public Skate 1:30 – 3:20 pm

Tecumseh Arena – 12021 McNorton Street, Tecumseh

February 14 – 17, 2020
Free Skating – 8 am – 10 pm (weather permitting)

Charles Clark Square – 215 Chatham St E., Windsor

SWARG In Motion

Family Day at planet fitness

Monday February 17, 2020.  To celebrate their fifth anniversary in Canada, Planet Fitness wants you to bring in your family or join ours on Family Day in the Judgement Free Zone.  Entertaining your family for a whole day can be difficult.  Luckily, members are invited to bring in their families for a day of fun at Planet Fitness!  Not a member?  No problem!  New members can enroll at their local Planet Fitness for $.25 on Family Day only!  See you there!

Open 24/7
Planet Fitness Windsor
Planet Fitness – 7155 Enterprise Way, Windsor

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