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7 Ideas for Family Fun in Vancouver April 17 – 19

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Weekend Round Up April 17-19

Slide the City – North Vancouver

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Slide the City

Plant It For The Planet

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Pottery Barn Kids

Vancouver International Children’s Festival {Giveaway}

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Vancouver Sun Run & Kids’ Run

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7 Ideas for Family Fun in Vancouver April 17 – 19

Weekend Round Up April 17-19

Once again our city is over-flowing with fantastic family-fun activities. Whether you are in downtown Vancouver or out in Mission, we have ideas for your family this weekend. The VSO Tiny Tots concert series runs in Vancouver on Friday and in Port Coquitlam on Saturday. If your kids are 5-12 years old take them to see […]

Slide the City – North Vancouver

Slide the City

When the sun beats down in the middle of the summer, who doesn’t like a quick jump on the old slip-n-slide? Well hold onto your swim trunks because the massive 1,000 foot Slide the City craziness is arriving in North Vancouver! And yes, 1000 feet is the equivalent to over 3 football fields. In order […]

Plant It For The Planet

Pottery Barn Kids

Looking for a unique and memorable way to celebrate Earth Day this year? Head to Pottery Barn Kids in Vancouver for some eco-fun. Kids will get to decorate biodegradable flower pots, plant seeds and learn about the importance of pollination. All of the attendees will receive a special takeaway to track their flower’s growth progress. […]

Vancouver International Children’s Festival {Giveaway}

vancouver international children's festival

A world-renowned festival of performing arts for young audiences, the Vancouver International Children’s Festival has been educating, entertaining and inspiring young audiences since 1978. This year’s line up of performers is spectacular!  Will Stroet, Michel Lauzière, The Good Day Sunshine Band, Anne Glover and her amazing string, and many more!  Tickets are now on sale!  This […]

Vancouver Sun Run & Kids’ Run

kids marathon

The must-do family-friendly event of the season is upon us! The Vancouver Sun Run returns for its 31st year! Once again, the Vancouver Sun Run will be Canada’s largest 10k road race. It seems as though the Sun Run as become a rite of passage for Vancouverites. Family Fun Vancouver is especially thrilled with the […]

Vancouver Aquarium Amazes with Sea Monsters Revealed

Credit: Vancouver Aquarium

Imaginations can run wild at the Vancouver Aquarium! Their newest exhibit, Sea Monsters Revealed, looks at how creatures from the deep are both fascinating and terrifying. There are a number of part to the Sea Monsters Revealed exhibit. We started our tour with the 4D Sea Monsters A Prehistoric Adventure movie. The movie tells the tale of […]

Swap Meets & Children’s Sales

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Tis the season for cleaning out closets and finding new treasures.  More and more swap meets and kids’ sales are popping up.  As we learn about them we will keep adding the events to this list. Let us know of one we’ve missed! Send us a quick email (vancouver@familyfuncanada.com) and we’ll get it added ASAP. […]

My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady

The wonderful Eliza Doolittle returns! Who doesn’t love the songs from My Fair Lady: “I Could Have Danced All Night”, “Get Me To the Church On Time”, “I’m An Ordinary Man”…and so many more! The Royal City Musical Theatre company has staged their version of the wonderful musical at the Massey Theatre in New Westminster. […]

Cineplex Family Favourites | various locations (Saturdays until June 27, 2015)

Cineplex Family Favourites

Come enjoy Cineplex Family Favourites on Saturday mornings at 11am. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99 (yes, the price increased effective January 1, 2015). A portion of proceeds go towards supporting Starlight Children’s Foundation.  It’s a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family! April 11: Air Bud […]

Funkins Celebrates Earth Day

Funkins Napkins

Last year my eldest entered the public school system. At the same time I entered the hideous world of making school lunches. Thanks to working from home and enthusiastic grandparents I dodged the need to make lunches for daycare/preschool. Making school lunches is an exercise in mind-numbing patience and creativity. Within a month of my son […]