GUIDE: Things to do in Edmonton this Weekend with Kids | February 21-23


Free Family Skate Night at Victoria Park 

Join us for a FREE fun family skating event with games, snacks and prizes! Public safety is a priority for EPCOR, and we want to remind Edmontonians to stay off stormwater facilities this winter. There are a number of safe rinks around the city, like the Victoria Park Oval, where you can enjoy winter recreational activities such as skating or hockey. For more information, visit

Winter Wonderland Outdoor Play Workshop 

Every winter, as the temperatures drop, so does the amount of time we spend outside. It may be tempting to stay indoors until the weather warms up, but outdoor play is essential for children’s well-being all year long. Join us for some tobogganing and fun activities to discover the wonders of winter with your family! All ages welcome. Please come dressed for the weather and don’t forget your toboggan and leave the longest electric pole saw at home! 


Winter Family Fun Event

Calling all Rosenthal residents! We know the winter can give us a bit of cabin fever and we are hosting a fun event on February 22 from 3-5pm! Do you want to build a snowman? Join us for snowman building 3-3:30pm 3:30pm Frozen 2 will be playing You can purchase popcorn for $2/bag $1/water and Candy Bag for $2.

Family Movie Night: Snow Day! 

You’re invited to watch ‘Snow Day’ at our family movie night. Friday, February 21, 2020. 6:30pm. ‘Snow Day’ was filmed right here in Bonnie Doon and released 20 years ago. Bring your folk fest chair and sleeping bag to enjoy the show. Popcorn and beverages for sale (this is a licensed event). Suggested donation: $5/person, $20/family.

Family Skate Fest 

Join us for skates and pancakes the morning of Saturday, February 22! For only $1/plate, you can enjoy some warm pancakes then tie up your skates for some fun alongside your neighbours and friends. The music will be playing, the hot chocolate will be ready and the fire will be there to warm you. It will be a glorious morning and wonderful memories will be made. We can’t wait to see you!

Free Sleigh Rides and Train Rides Bonnie Doon

Come celebrate our winter with free train and sleigh rides around the centre on Saturday, February 22 between 12 pm and 4 pm.

Where do you start? The departing location will be at our outdoor skating rink on the northwest side of the centre by Entrance 4. Don’t forget to bring your skates and enjoy free family skating between 12 pm and 8 pm.

Free Drop in Make Clothespin Fairies

Drop by your local Michaels store for a free playdate.  On Saturday, February 22Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Cost: Free, all supplies included.


Kids Day Out at The Melting Pot 

Even teddy bears love picnics! Join us on Sunday, February 23rd, with your young one and their favorite teddy bear for a picnic themed Kids’ Day Out from 11 A.M. – 2 P.M.. Enjoy crafts, games, and activities for your kids (and you), and we’ll fill your picnic basket with cheese fondue, salad and chocolate fondue for $25 per adult, $10 per child.

FREE Lego Ninjago Playdate

Kids can RAMP up the FUN by building a LEGO® car to test out on the LEGO® Ninjago Obstacles Dojo Track. Make it to the dojo to complete your test! Participants will receive a FREE** LEGO® Ninjago Headband to take home!