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Celebrate Family Day in Mississauga

Entertainment and activities | February 9, 2015

On Monday, February 16 enjoy some much-deserved family time with a full day of winter fun happening throughout Mississauga. With exciting indoor and outdoor activities scheduled, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Free Family Day City Activities

Mississauga Celebration Square – noon to 4 p.m.

Head over to Mississauga Celebration Square for free Family Day activities proudly presented by RBC.

  • caricature artist
  • carriage rides
  • face painting
  • food trucks (Beavertails or Wheeling Gourmet)
  • ice bowling
  • ice sculptures
  • meet and greet with former Toronto Maple Leaf’s hockey player, Rick Vaive (1 to 3 p.m.)
  • skating

Ride MiWay to Celebration Square or park at the underground lots at Civic Centre, Library and Living Arts Centre. For more information visit


Mississauga Community Centres Activities (presented by RBC):

Huron Park Recreation Centre
Fun Skate 10:30 a.m. to noon
RBC giveaways
On site Olympian: Rick Vaive from 10:30 a.m. to noon

Clarkson Community Centre
Fun Skate 2:30 to 4 p.m.
RBC giveaways
On site Olympian: Jess Dube from 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Mississauga Valley Community Centre
Fun Skate 12:30 to 2 p.m.
RBC giveaways
On site Olympian: Jess Dube from 12:30 to 2 p.m.

Other Family Day Activities:

  • cross country skiing
  • skating
  • snowshoeing
  • swimming
  • tobogganing
  • tours and crafts at Benares and the Bradley Museum between 1 – 4 p.m.


Family Day Holiday City Service Hours

City offices will be closed for Family Day on Monday, February 16.

MiWay will operate on a Sunday/holiday schedule. You can plan your trip on MiWay today by visiting, or by calling 905-615-INFO (4636) for customized route and schedule information. To view scheduled departure times on the go, visit on your smartphone.

Libraries will be closed on Sunday, February 15 and Monday, February 16.

Animal Services will be closed. Officers will be on standby for emergencies and can be reached at 905-615-3000.

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