1. Enchantment Christmas Light Maze & Market
Nov 25 2016 - Dec 31 2016
Enchant is the world's largest Christmas Light Maze, made up of over 55,000 sq. ft. of brilliantly illuminated sculptures arranged to create the perfect atmosphere for an evening adventure. Along with the maze, Enchant features a market with over 40 local vendors, 12 food trucks and a licensed eating area where guests can enjoy their favourite holiday drink. Eat, drink, explore and shop - experience the wonder of Enchant this winter.
2. Heritage Christmas at Burnaby Village Museum
Nov 19 2016 - Jan 2 2017
Join us this Heritage Christmas for some old-fashioned fun and spectacular light displays. Special entertainment is scheduled throughout the season including theatre performances, community choirs, street characters and musicians. Many family favourite activities are back including a craft for children, baking in the Farmhouse and, of course, visits with Father Christmas.
The suspension bridge, Treetops Adventure, Cliffwalk, the rainforest and canyon are transformed into a world of festive lights and visual enchantment. Decorate gingerbread cookies and make your own Christmas card (by donation) in the Winter Pavilion, and sing-along with the holiday band.
The Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain is your passport to Christmas fun. Bring your family to meet the big man himself and visit with some of his reindeer. See how Santa's elves have transformed Grouse Mountain into Vancouver's North Pole complete with Santa's Workshop, a Gingerbread Village, special craft station, Elfie Selfie station...and much more!
A new seaside site. More merry, more bright!
Come ride the Polar Express to visit Santa at the North Pole. Get your picture taken with the Hobo ! Ride the Mini-Rail ! See the new G Scale Train Set ! Lots of fun for the whole family. (almost sold out)
For two whole weeks, the Wesbrook Welcome Centre will be full of hundreds of yuletide balloons. This unique holiday feature lifts off on Saturday, December 3rd, the same day as the Craft Market at Wesbrook Community Centre. On opening day, there'll be Santa photos, carolers, balloon twister, and more. A new tradition is in the air. And it's all free. "Pop" on by!
10. Holiday Heights at Bloedel Conservatory
Experience a winter wonderland inside the Bloedel Conservatory with magical lights, festive music, a holiday scavenger hunt, and much more. This year's event will take you to new heights with Vancouver's only holiday ferris wheel!
The Parade has more than 3,500 participants. This year's Parade will feature more than 50 marching bands, choirs, festive floats, and community groups. Each year the Parade attracts 300,000 spectators to downtown Vancouver.
Dec 1 2016 - Feb 14 2017
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 2 2016
Join us for the 19th Annual Winter Ice Palace! Experience a winter wonderland at Cloverdale Arena and enjoy this seasonal event with your friends and family.
14. List of Parades!