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Spring Break Ideas that Won’t Break the Bank

Kids at a Summer Day Camp.

Spring break is around the corner. Looking for affordable ways to keep your child busy while having fun learning? We’ve got you covered! From camping workshops to arctic exhibition, these free or low-cost activities offer unique experiences without breaking the bank. And don’t forget to pick up a FREE Spring Break Booklet at one of our recreation facilities for details. 

Day Camps










From creating a healthy and tasty recipe to writing a graphic novel, there are a wide variety of camps for kids (ages three to 18) to gain hands-on experience while unleash their creativity. Some locations also provide working parents with extended hours through Camp connections.

Surrey Nature Centre










It’s spring. Let the kids get outside and immerse in nature. Visit the Surrey Nature Centre and join a guided nature walk to explore the beautiful Green Timbers Park. If you are preparing for your next family camping trip, don’t miss the Parks Canada’s Learn-to Camp workshops and discover the camping basics. What’s the best? They are FREE!  

Museum of Surrey









Explore a polar bear’s den or try to simulate throat singing. Sounds interesting? Then don’t miss our amazing Arctic Voices exhibit at the Museum of Surrey. This FREE immersive digital experience offers many hands-on activities that are suitable for all ages. 

Historic Stewart Farm 









Inspire your child with an experience of farm life at Historic Stewart Farm’s 1894 farmhouse and grounds. Each day will have a theme, including spring cleaning, cooking in the kitchen, leisure time and more. Get their hands dirty and have a taste of pioneer life. 


Dive into spring break and make a splash. Water slides, hot tubs, and saunas are calling. There is always lots happening at Surrey’s indoor pools. Join us for games, activities and family fun time. Did I mention prizes?


Lace up those skates and enter the ice wonderland of our arenas. Enjoy on-ice activities while spending some quality time with your loved ones. We have skates and helmets available to rent. Just come out and have fun with us. 

Do you know our Family Fun Pass offers unlimited drop in access to gyms, pools, arenas and fitness centres for one affordable price? Purchase today and keep the entire family active over the spring break.

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