Family Fun Day
Cost: Free. (No registration required.)
What: An annual barbeque and day of events for kids of all ages.
When: Victoria Day Monday, from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. (Cancelled for 2020)
Who: All residents in Carlington, their families and their friends.
Where: Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver Street
In addition to the barbeque (includes halal hot dogs), there are snacks such as popcorn or cotton candy available, as well as coffee and juice.
Activities change from year to year, but the list below will give you a good idea of what to expect:
- Climbing wall
- Bouncy castle
- Various games and activities
- Arts and crafts
- T-shirt up-cycling
- Portrait artist or face painting
- Real fire truck
- Some kind of entertainment
The event is also an opportunity to learn about community resources such as Ottawa Bookmobile, community police services and event to meet our City Councillor.
Family Fun Day is also the day for the Youth Basketball 3-on-3 Tournament, also held at the Alexander Community Centre, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.