Family Activities in Aurora Ontario

There's always lots of family and kids orientated things to do in Aurora. It's a great way for you and your children to meet and connect with others. So come on out, bring the kids and have some fun!

Aurora's Borealis

Until February 20, 2017

Aurora Town Park

5:00pm - 11:00pm

Looking for a festive stroll in town? Every night until February 20, 2017, you can enjoy the warm glow of all the beautifully lit trees.

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Children - Healthy Family Fun in the Kitchen

Dec 28, Jan 4, Jan 11, 2017

AFLC, Aurora

5:00pm - 6:30pm

This FREE, hands on introductory, healthy cooking class series will provide children and parents the opportunity to experience the joys of cooking! This series of 3 sessions will provide fun, easy to make and healthy recipes for your family. Each class will be led by a trained instructor who will provide guidance, recipes and all supplies. Classes are open to parents/guardians, 18 years or older with child of 6 years of age and older. Parents/Guardians MUST register and participate with their children. Please register each family member individually. This program is sponsored by the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Aurora, managed by the WindFall Ecology Centre.

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Family First Night

December 31, 2016

Aurora Family Leisure Complex, located at 135 Industrial Parkway North

6:00pm - 9:00pm

​​​​​​​Ring in the New Year at Family First Night on Saturday, December 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Aurora Family Leisure Complex, located at 135 Industrial Parkway North.

​Celebrate the New Year with family and friends and enjoy:

  • Complimentary hot chocolate with a food bank donation
  • Free skating and swimming from 6pm to 8pm (limited space)
  • Children's activities - crafts, face painting, inflatables, skills games and Mad Science demonstrations
  • Reptile shows at 7pm and 8pm
  • Magic shows at 6:30pm and 7:45pm

For more information call 905-726-4762. We reserve the right to cancel, amend or change activities.

Family Fun Day

February 20, 2017

East Gwillimbury Sports Complex, 1914B Mount Albert Rd., Sharon, ON L0G 1V0

10:30am - 2:00pm

Join us on Family Day for fun-filled activities for you and your familyActivities- 10:30am-12:00 noonFree Skate- 12:00pm- 2:00pmVisit our website for a full listing of Family Day events.

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Arctic Adventure

February 20, 2017

Aurora Town Park

10:00am - 4:00pm

Aurora's Family Day Arctic Adventure event will be happening in the Town Park at Mosley and Wells Streets.

There will be food vendors on-site and fun family activities such as:

  • Professional Ice Carving
  • Outdoor Winter Games
  • Outdoor Skating (helmets strongly recommended)
  • Snow tubing, snow shoeing
  • Live Entertainment
  • Arctic Golf, bouncy castle and Body Zorbs​

We hope to see you and your families there all bundled up and ready to celebrate.

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Thanks for supporting us kids!

Town of Aurora Neighbourhood Network Sport Aurora
York Region Food Network York Region Windfall Centre