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Family Day Weekend

February 16 @ 8:00 am February 20 @ 5:00 pm

This weekend offers a great opportunity for dedicated family time, so if you are looking for activity ideas, Downtown Fredericton is busting at the seams with things for your family to do!

Stop at one of our businesses to stock up on supplies to make your Family Day Weekend fun! Whether you are looking for games, art supplies or books or snowshoe rentals, these businesses will make sure you are set:

Maybe a fun treat is in order this weekend? Why not grab a freshly baked donut from The Donut Bar, or check out the kids menu at The Snooty Fox or RustiCo?

If you are hoping to get out and take in an activity this weekend, check these out:



Monarch Drop In CentreAll Ages DanceCancelled due to weather conditions


Fredericton Public Library – Pirate Storytime – 10:30am


Beaverbrook Art GalleryFamily Day Activities from 12-3pm, and the gallery is open for admission by donation from 12-5pm.

Ticket information: https://beaverbrookartgallery.ticketing.veevartapp.com/tickets/view/list/family-day Activities planned: Lego Architecture, The Ink Garden (Black and white prints), Clay Play, Origami Creatures, Storytime, Visit the Artist in Residence Studio where artist Julie D’Amour Leger will inspire you to create a black and white photo-collage.

The Dandy Paint Lounge – Any parent/guardian/adult buying something to paint on at full price will receive 1/2 price for accompanying children’s record or 9″ x 12″ canvas. Open 12-7pm Call 506-206-6011 for details.


Sweat Club Inc. – is hosting a Free 30-minute Virtual Workout on Monday, February 20th, 2023 at 9 AM.  Kick off your family day with a home workout! Pre-registration is required: www.sweatclubinc.ca/schedule 

Science East – Open 12-5pm – enjoy a special FAMILY RATE of $20 per family (family of up to 5 people); Science centre staff will have some of their favourite activities set up; Memberships purchased In-Centre on Family Day are all 15% off!

Clay Café – will be open on Monday from 12-5pm