Family Day Weekend Fun in Ontario’s Cottage Country

Winter’s got it going on in the wilderness north of Toronto! Grab the family and get away for a holiday weekend of adventure in cottage country. Here’s just a partial list of where to Stay, Eat & Do:


Algonquin Park
Family Day Weekend Algonquin Park Adventure from Voyageur Quest Algonquin Park

Almaguin Highlands
Winter at Cutter’s Cove Cottages Emsdale
Winter at Sand Lake Cottages & Inn Kearney
Winter Cabins at Silver Sand Resort Kearney 

Winter at Pine Grove Resort Cottages Port Loring
Winter at Tornado’s Canadian Resort Port Loring
Winter Cozy Commanda Lake Cottages Restoule
Northland Motel Port Loring

Aspen Valley Wildlife Sanctuary Family Day Wildlife Tours Huntsville
Family Day in Muskoka at Deerhurst Resort Huntsville
Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve Family Day Weekend Huntsville
Family Savings at JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Minett
Winter Family Escape at JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Minett
Family Day Weekend at Sherwood Inn Port Carling
Family Day Weekend at Bayview Wildwood Resort Severn Bridge

Parry Sound
Winter at the Duck Rock Resort Dunchurch
Winter at Shebe Resort Cottages Nobel
Winter Family Escape at The JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa Minett
Grand Tappattoo Family Day Weekend 2019 Seguin    

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Algonquin Park
Winter in the Wild Festival 2019 February 16

Almaguin Highlands
Public Skating Burk’s Falls: February 17
Family Fun Day Magnetawan: February 17

Snowshoeing the Deer Yard Loring-Restoule 

Gravenhurst Winter Carnival Gravenhurst: February 13-18
Muskoka Museum at Muskoka Heritage Place Huntsville: February 15
Dorset Snowball Winter Carnival Dorset: February 15-16
Muskoka Steamships and Discovery Centre Gravenhurst: February 15-17
Baysville Public Skating Baysville: February 17
Baysville Family Day Winterfest Baysville: February 18
Family Art Day – Family Day Edition Bracebridge: February 18
Family Day at the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka Gravenhurst: February 18
Winter Fun at Muskoka Lakes Farm & Winery Bala
Memorial Park Winter Village Bracebridge
Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area Huntsville
Winter Adventures in Arrowhead Provincial Park Huntsville 

Parry Sound
Bobby Orr Hall of Fame Parry Sound: February 15-16
Free Bowling & Snacks at Georgian Lanes Entertainment Parry Sound: February 16
The Museum on Tower Hill Parry Sound: February 15-17

Region Wide
Licence-Free Family Fishing February 16-18

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Check out this partial list of great eateries with options for both adults and the little ones:

Algonquin Park
The Mad Musher Restaurant Whitney  

Almaguin Highlands
The Landmark Pub Burk’s Falls
Steirerhut Restaurant & Schnitzel House Sundridge 

Jake’s Place Restaurant Port Loring
Roxie’s Diner Port Loring 

3 Guys & A Stove Huntsville
Bala Falls Pub & Pizza Bala
Boston Pizza Bracebridge
Chuck’s Roadhouse Bar & Grille Bracebridge
Momma Bears Ice Cream & Sweets Bracebridge
The Old Station Bracebridge
Spring Lake Resort Restaurant Dwight
Boston Pizza Gravenhurst
Frosty Pint Pub Gravenhurst
The Oar and Paddle Gravenhurst
Cedar Grove Lodge Huntsville
Main St. Local Kitchen Huntsville
Muskoka on the Rocks Steakhouse & Pub Restaurant Huntsville
That Little Place By The Lights Huntsville
Westside Fish and Chips Family Restaurant Huntsville  

Parry Sound
Don Cherry’s Sports Grill Parry Sound
Duck Rock Restaurant Parry Sound
Trapper’s Choice Restaurant & Inn Parry Sound

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Did we miss anything? Email to add to this Family Day Weekend Fun list!

To plan your Family Day Weekend winter getaway to Ontario’s cottage country, click here. 

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