Family Activities

  • Mon, Nov 29, 2021

  • The Eureka Festival! is the biggest science festival in Quebec! The 2021’s unique edition of the Eureka Festival! has been completely redesigned to respect health measures and continue to support scientific culture in Quebec and beyond. This virtual platform, always defined by our fun, educational and festive signature, will take place in order to continue to stimulate young people's interest in science : Virtual Eurêka! is an exciting game designed…

    Cost: FREE

    Where

    On your computer screen View map

    Montreal, QC, CA
  • To help the West Island Mission de l'Ouest de l'Ile, provides well-balanced, high quality food assistance during the upcoming holidays, why not take part in the November Advent Calendar Challenge. Throughout the months, college each of these items, box them up and delivery them to the West Island Mission (219 Labrosse Ave., Pointe Claire) on November 30th.

    Cost: Donations warmly received

    Where

    West Island Mission View map
    219 Labrosse Ave.,
    Pointe-Claire, H9R 1A3, QC, CA
  • The bike link is a safe, well-maintained marked trail of about 14 kms, reserved for bicycles. The bike path links Montréal, Parc Jean-Drapeau, Île des Soeurs and the South Shore municipalities: it is one of the rare spots where you can cross the Saint Lawrence River on your bike. The bike link is part of the Great Trail and the Route verte, and it provides a wide vista of unique and spectacular views of…

    Cost: FREE

    Where

    Parc Jean Drapeau, Ile Ste. Helene View map
    1 Circuit Gilles Villeneuve,
    Montreal, H3C 1A9, QC, CA
  • Come and enjoy this outdoor, refrigerated skating rink that is  open to the general public. Please check website for ice conditions.

    Cost: FREE

    Where

    Westmount Park View map
    327 Melville Ave.,
    Westmount, H3Z 2J7, QC, CA
  • Located in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal, the Montreal Science Centre is entirely devoted to science and technology, and is notable for the excellent quality of its activities, exhibitions and the use of interactive devices in an innovative environment, both educational and entertaining. This fall, families can visit four permanent exhibition halls: Fabrik (for children 8 years and up): put your kids’ innovation skills to the test as…

    Cost: Tickets starting at: adults $22, teens $17, children $11, families $55. Purchase tickets online

    Where

    Montreal Science Centre View map
    2 de la Commune St. W.,
    Montreal, H2Y 2E2, QC, CA
  • Enjoy a magical visit with Santa and capture the moment with a professional keepsake photo.  To keep everyone safe, visits with Santa are by reservation only and masks are mandatory (even Santa will be wearing one!). There is a $5 fee to reserve your spot. All proceeds will be donated to Make-A-Wish Canada and CF will be matching your donation. Space is limited so be sure to reserve your spot…

    Cost: $5 reservation fee. Online reservations mandatory. Extra cost for photos

    Where

    Fairview Mall View map
    6801 Trans Canada Highway,
    Pointe Claire, H9R 5J2, QC, CA
  • Enjoy a magical visit with Santa and capture the moment with a professional keepsake photo.  To keep everyone safe, visits with Santa are by reservation only and masks are mandatory (even Santa will be wearing one!). There is a $5 fee to reserve your spot. All proceeds will be donated to Make-A-Wish Canada and CF will be matching your donation. Space is limited so be sure to reserve your spot now!

    Cost: $5 reservation fee. Online reservations mandatory. Extra cost for photos

    Where

    Carrefour Laval View map
    2025 boul le Carrefour,
    Laval, H7T 1C8, QC, CA
  • The CCS-Early Head Start (EHS) program offers age-appropriate activities, based on the developmental needs of each child, with the goal of strengthening family relationships and preparing children for school. Workshops and support groups are organized for parents to share local resources that can support them in raising healthy families. This program allows parents the opportunity to interact with other families which in return strengthens the community.

    Cost: FREE. Registration required

    Where

    C.A.D.R.E. View map
    7491 Cordner,
    Lasalle, H8N 2R5, QC, CA
  • The Château Ramezay invites you to explore our exhibition rooms with a new eye! Discover special treasures and like our Curator, pick your favourites, to create your very own exhibition on the history of Montréal. It won't be easy to choose but it's a fun way to learn! Activity included in the price of admission. No reservation necessary. Download and print your visit booklet here: https://bit.ly/3w1eZOL or pick up a copy…

    Cost: Adults $10.44, children 5-17 $5, free for kids 4 & under

    Where

    Château Ramezay - Historic Site and Museum of Montréal View map
    280, rue Notre-Dame Est,
    Montréal, H2Y 1C5, QC, CA
  • La Grande Roue stands 60 metres high on Ile Bonsecours, making it the biggest observation wheel in the country, and one of the three tallest in North America. Visitors can climb aboard one of the 42 enclosed, temperature-controlled cabins and enjoy a 360 degree view of the downtown core, the river, Jacques-Cartier Bridge and Mount Royal. Rides will last about 15 minutes and go through three full rotations. When the…

    Cost: Tickets starts at $20.12. Variety of packages available for purchase. Online ticket sales available.

    Where

    La Grande Roue de Montreal View map
    362 rue de la Commune E.,
    Montreal, H2Y 0B4, QC, CA
  • Dollar Cinema provides a great movie going experience at a reasonable price. Admission at $2.50 for most movies and yummy snacks at $1.00 + tax. Bringing you affordable entertainment week after week. Movies this week: Paw Patrol: The Movie (noon and 3:30 p.m.), and Space Jam: A New Legacy (noon).

    Cost: Tickets starting at $2.50

    Where

    Dollar Cinema View map
    6900 Decarie Blvd. #203,
    Montreal, H3X 2T8, QC, CA
  • Get those skates ready! Pointe-Claire's brand new refrigerated skating oval will ensure quality ice despite inclement weather, all season long. Come and enjoy this charming skating oval and visit the local cafes and bakeries for a treat. Schedule: Monday to Thursday from 2:30 pm. to 10 p.m. Friday from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday & Sunday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    Cost: FREE

    Where

    Pointe-Claire Village View map
    Lakeshore Dr. at Cartier Ave.,
    Pointe-Claire, H9S 5K7, QC, CA
  • A barking good time for the whole family! The Segal Centre is going to the dogs! This holiday season, the acclaimed President’s Choice® SuperDogs™ embark on a new challenge: Musical Theatre! Join us for the world premiere of this all-original, interactive experience—it’s part musical, part stunt-dog agility spectacle, and a reminder to always chase your dreams and that anything is possible with your best friend by your side. Purchase tickets…

    Cost: Tickets starting at $30. Purchase tickets online

    Where

    Sylvan Adams Theatre View map
    5170 Ch. de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine,
    Montreal, H3W 1M7, QC, CA

Upcoming Fun in Montreal More

Offer a gift to kids in need

Offer a gift to kids in need this season

The annual Toy Tea event is asking the public to purchase gifts for kids living in various women's shelters around Montreal
Train museum offers Christmas activities

Train museum offers Christmas activities

Exporail in St. Constant will be offering train rides as well as workshops on making Christmas tree decorations and cookie decorating
Old Port reopens skating rink

Old Port reopens skating rink

After a year's hiatus due to the pandemic, the rink at the Bonsecours Basin will once again welcome visitors with a new season pass available for a limited time
Families can win Xmas tree

Families can win Xmas tree with gifts

At this charitable event, kids can also have a photo taken with Santa
Palais des Congres hosts LEGO exhibit

Palais des Congres hosts LEGO exhibit

Families can check out more than 30 larger-than-life LEGO-made sculptures from giant polar bears and pandas to oversized butterflies and hummingbirds
Dogs take centre stage at Segal Centre

Dogs take centre stage at Segal Centre

SuperDogs the Musical will feature 20 dogs doing agility stunts