Being on the road away from your family is hard and stressful. Relax with your family and have some fun at these family-friendly events!

Heritage Day

Date: February 2, 2019

Location: St. Norbert Community Centre, Winnipeg

Heritage Day will be held at St. Norbert Community Centre, located at 3450 Pembina Hwy. They will start off at 10:00 AM with a free pancake breakfast and musical entertainment, followed by afternoon activities of dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, a hayride tour of St. Norbert, the Louis Riel Institute and Manitoba Living History Society will have displays, a bonfire with bannock and a giant teepee. We will close with fireworks at dusk before we hold our Baked Potato Buffet.

Family Fusion

Date: February 10, 2019

Location: Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg

Family Fusion is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together.

Alive in the Woods

Date: 2, 9, 16 and 23

Location: FortWhyte Alive, Winnipeg

Take part in various nature-inspired activities, crafts, games, and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life with us! Each week FortWhyte Alive will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature. This program is great for nature-newbies wanting to learn to get outside, and nature experts alike.

Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby

Date: February 23, 2019

Location: Lac du Bonnet

Join the family-friendly Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby for their 13th Annual derby where size doesn’t matter! With their hidden length and time derby, all you have to do is catch a fish for your chance to walk away with $10,000 cash. In fact, you don’t even have to catch a fish at all to be able to win one of their amazing randomly drawn prizes.

Breakfast with the Bears

Date: February 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2019

Location: Assiniboine Park & Zoo, Winnipeg

Enjoy breakfast with a view from the Tundra Grill as you look out over the Journey to Churchill exhibit and the polar bears that call it home. You’ll learn all about Assiniboine Park’s polar bears at an exclusive Zoo Chat with one of their animal care professionals. PLUS: crafts for kids, hands-on learning.