News Archives: Kids

Bring your curiosity about the cosmos to Manning Park’s second annual astronomy weekend, featuring workshops, speakers and star-gazing. This event will feature two unique weekends of programming with our star experts who will guide you on a tour of the night…

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Kite decoration/building workshop and barbecue at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Take your kite for a test drive afterwards on the afternoon wind at Lightning Lake! BBQ from 11am-2pm. $10/kite kit.

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Lantern building workshop at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Build your own floating lantern to launch it on Lightning Lake that evening! Barbecue from 11-2pm. Lantern launch at Spruce Bay Beach at 9:30pm. This incredible #ManningParkDarkSky event is a highlight…

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Join us to celebrate our beautiful parks with community partner booths, barbecue, crafts, facepainting and more! Family-friendly guided hike and the Great Parks’ Day Quiz Show at the amphitheatre that evening.

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Celebrate Canada’s birthday with this special event at Lightning Lake Day Use Area.  Barbecue, kid’s crafts, face painting, Canadian music, community partners, and historical entertainers.  Free Canada Day cupcakes!

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Come celebrate spring at Manning Park with the carnival-like atmosphere of some fun ski events. The Streak the Streak Race, the Slush Cup and the Dummy Downhill are all part of the rollicking good fun we have planned. March 23 Streak-the-Streak Fun Race This fun race…

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Kite decoration/building workshop and barbecue at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Take your kite for a test drive afterwards on the afternoon wind at Lightning Lake! $10/kite kit.

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Lantern building workshop at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Build your own floating lantern to launch it on Lightning Lake that evening! Barbecue from 10-2pm. Lantern launch at Spruce Bay Beach at 9:30pm. This incredible event is a highlight of…

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Imagine… a place where the mountains meet the sky. Imagine valleys, forests & untamed wilderness for as far as the eye can see. Imagine endless trails for hiking & mountain biking, a clear mountain lake to cool down in during…

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Kickoff to summer camping season. Boathouse opens (weather permitting) and first interpretive programs start. Follow our Facebook page to see the weekly interpretive program schedule! Interpretive programs run weekends from May 19-June 29, and daily from June 30- September 2. Donations are…

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