Play Days

Play is…

  • Engagement in activity for enjoyment and recreation.
  • Freely chosen, personally directed, intrinsically motivated behaviour.

Play Days is a Recreation NL province-wide special events initiative, designed to celebrate play.  The links below were created to help communities to plan and promote there Play Days event.

Tools & Resources:

What is Play Days?

Categories of Activities

Benefits of Play

Event Checklist

Event Timeline

Sample Event Layout

Sample Social Media Posts

Tips for Posting on Social Media

Tips to make an event inclusive

Sample Press Release

Play Days Logo


For more information regarding Play Days, contact Carla Sullivan at