A long weekend is a great time to relax and spend quality time exploring and experiencing new things with your family and friends. Even though it may still be winter, it does not mean that you can’t still have fun. There are a lot of things to do in Fredericton on this coming Family Day Weekend.
Listed below are 15 interesting things to do this Family Day Weekend in Fredericton: Feb 15 to 18, 2019
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YMCA Family Fun Day
The YMCA of Fredericton would like to invite you to our Second Annual FREE Family Fun Day! Members and non-members are all welcome to enjoy a healthy snack and some family time at our YMCA of Fredericton York Street Facility.
Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | 9:30am – 3:30pm
YMCA, 570 York Street, Fredericton
All ages and adult events.
- Lockdown Trio on Feb 15, 2019 | 7:30PM @ Tipsy Muse Cafe, 86 Regent Street, Fredericton
- A Tribute to Paul Simon on Feb 15, 2019 | 8:00PM @ Grimross Brewing, 600 Bishop Drive, Fredericton
- Achy Breaky Heart – Valentines Drag Show on Fri Feb 15 | 09:00 pm @ Boom Nightclub, 474 Queen Street, Fredericton
- Hillbilly Wedding M**der Mystery on Feb 15 2019 | 05:30 pm @ Ramada Fredericton, 480 Riverside Drive, Fredericton
- Trent McClellan – Laugh Every Day Tour on Feb 16, 2019 | 7:30 pm @ Fredericton Playhouse
- The Muse Presents Peter Hansen on Sat Feb 16 2019 | 07:00 pm @ Tipsy Muse Cafe, 86 Regent Street, Fredericton
- Joyful Noise/Pony Rouge: A night of fusion and jam in the taproom on Feb 16, 2019 | 8:00PM @ Grimross Brewing, 600 Bishop Drive, Fredericton
- Shoplifters — Film on Feb 18, 2019 | 10:00AM @UNB Tilley Hall, 9 MacAulay Lane, Fredericton
Family Space Day
Join for a Family Day at UNBF for an evening of everything space! Let’s Talk Science and the UNB Physics and Astronomy Club have teamed up to bring space-lovers of all ages an evening of fun and hands-on inquiry! There will be tons of hands-on space-related activities, an activity from the Canadian Space Agency, star-gazing with portable telescopes, and much more!
Mon Feb 18 2019 at 06:00 pm to 08:30 pm
Science & Forestry Library – University of New Brunswick Fredericton
Sliding Party Extravaganza
Join us at the Versloot sliding hill at 2pm for a couple hours of sliding and hot chocolate and snacks! Then head down to the Keswick Ridge Community Hall (86 Route 616) for games and a potluck!
Mon February 18 2019 at 02:00 pm to 06:00 pm
Versloot sliding hill/Keswick Ridge Community Hall , Fredericton
Kids from 18 months to 4-years old will love Sensory Play at the Enchanted Woods Play Café. Each Monday morning, kids can explore the 5 senses through Touch & Feel bins, building, Parachute Play, bubbles, painting, and much more. The registration fee for the event is $10 a week per child and comes with a play pass for the day.
Enchanted Woods Play Café
February 18th, 2019 at 10 am
$10/Week per child, which includes a play pass for the day.
Kingswood Entertainment Centre
Spend the long weekend having fun inside at Atlantic Canada’s Largest Family Entertainment Centre. The Kingswood Entertainment Centre is home to an indoor playzone that includes a 45-foot long inflatable obstacle course, a 21-foot high Playclimber, Laser Tag, bowling and so much more.
1700 Kingswood Way
Varies per activity
Baby and Children’s Market
This Family Day Weekend is home to the first annual Baby and Children Market at The Cultural Market. Alongside the regular vendors, there will be vendors offering fantastic deals on quality items for moms and kids.
The Cultural Market, 28 Saunders Street, Suite 131
February 16th, 2019 at 9:00am – 2:00pm
Fredericton Boyce Farmers Market
The Fredericton Boyce Farmers Market is a Saturday Morning staple that has been recognized as one of Canada’s top community markets. Depending on the weather, there will be more than 250 vendors inside and outside with great local produce, food, crafts and much more.
665 George St.
February 16th, 2019 from 6 am to 1 pm
Kids of all ages are invited to visit the library anytime between 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm on Sunday afternoons for free play at the Imagination Station. The table has fun materials that can be used in many ways. Each week the table changes, so there is always more fun to be had.
Bibliothèque publique de Fredericton Public Library, 12 Rue Carleton St
Sundays from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Free, no registration needed
NB Sports Hall of Fame
Legends come alive at the NB Sports Hall of Fame. There is fun for all ages to be had with the interactive exhibits. You can walk through sports history or learn how you can do your best at sports through science. Guided tours are available.
503 Queen Street
Contact venue for off-season bookings and for large groups.
Cupcake Class with Hole Cupcakes
Bring the kids and your sweet tooth to the first Cupcake Class with Hole Cupcakes at Jumpin Jacks Children Boutique. Kids will be able to customize 6 chocolate cupcakes with different fillings, icings, and decorations.
Jumpin Jacks Children’s Boutique
February 16, 2019, at 11 am
$15 cash or e-transfer on the day of the event
Get creative with the family this long weekend at the Clay Café. You can have fun using your imaginations and being creative while you are painting pottery pieces together. There are over 300 pieces that you can choose from, so you can create your own work of art.
356 Queen St
Varies – depending on the piece of pottery chosen
The Northside Market
On Saturday and Sunday, the Northside Market is the place to be if you absolutely love food. You can pick up fresh produce and meat to make meals at home, or you can pick up a pre-made meal. Each weekend, there are new vendors at the market offering great products.
311 Saint Mary’s Street
Beaverbrook Art Gallery
The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is a must visit, since it is one of Canada’s most vital art galleries. The art gallery showcases both local and international artists. Some of their exhibits are permanent, while others have traveled from other museums. So, you should be inspired this long weekend when you visit.
703 Queen Street
$10 -Adult, $8 – Senior, $5 – Student, $20 – Family, Free for Children under 6.
Family Art Day on Feb 17, 2019 | 12:00PM – 5:00PM — FREE
Quartermain Earth Science Centre
The Quartermain Earth Science Centre is located within in the Forestry & Geology building at the University of New Brunswick. This centre highlights the beauty and excitement of geology. There are hands-on programs and events, along with the displays that everyone can enjoy.
2 Bailey Drive, main floor
Unplugged A Board Game Café
Spend a day inside and challenge your friends and family to a friendly game of Monopoly or a new board game at Unplugged A Board Game Café. It is $5 per person for unlimited gameplay. They also offer a snacking menu that you can order from if you get hungry while playing.
418 Queen St.
$5 per person