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PNE for FREE
Get Into the PNE for Super Cheap (or even FREE)!

Spending at least one day at the PNE during August is a must-do for most Vancouver families. While admission isn’t crazy expensive, who is going to turn down the opportunity to save a few pennies?! While the FREE offerings aren’t as plentiful this year, as they have been in past
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Something Rotten
There’s Nothing Rotten About TUTS’ Something Rotten

What an utter hoot! Theatre Under the Star’s Something Rotten is an ode to everything wonderful, hilarious, and ridiculous found in musical theatre. Something Rotten is set in Elizabethan England and William Shakespeare possesses superstar status. He is THE Bard whereas all other playwrights are merely bards. The hero of
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Fishing
Fishing is Fun….Who Knew? Ideas to Make Fishing Fun for the Family

Somehow over the summer I became addicted to fishing. For years I have dramatically stated there was no way I’d ever go fishing. The idea of being silent at the water’s edge held zero interest to me. I’m a talker, I don’t sit still, I still have vivid memories of
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Fall Lessons for Kids
Classes for Kids! Great Extracurricular Programs You AND Your Kids Will Love

Wondering what to do with the kids after school? Wanting to expose your child to new and exciting opportunities? Want to ensure they are both physically active and mentally engaged? Check out these awesome after-school programs being offered around Metro Vancouver. Gateway Theatre Do you have a kid who visibly
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Habitat Systems Inc - Queenston Park Playground
Playground on a Hill: Queenston Park Playground in Coquitlam

A playground built into the side of a hill, now that is brilliant! The Queenston Park playground, created by Habitat Systems Inc, in Coquitlam (north of PoCo on Burke Mountain) opened April 25th, 2015, and yet my kids still talk about this playground. The playground is the best neighbourhood playground
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25 FREE Activities
25 FREE Things To Do With Your Kids This Summer 2022

There’s no denying that family adventures can be EXPENSIVE. But, believe it or not, there are a number of FREE family events & activities happening all over Metro Vancouver this summer. Here are our top 25 suggestions! (And if we’ve missed your favourite FREE summer event, please send us an
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Songs of Summer
Songs of Summer – An Afternoon of Musical Fun and Games for Families

Ah, the lazy dazy summer days are upon us. Outdoor concerts and long summer afternoons are the perfect pairing. In 2021, Gateway Theatre launched Songs of Summer; the performance was such a hit the organizers are bringing it back for all of us to enjoy again in 2022. Gateway Theatre’s
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Theatre Under the Stars
Theatre Under the Stars

Theatre Under the Stars is an event not to be missed. Battling mosquitos, crossing fingers and toes for good weather, and escaping into the magical world of musical theatre is an essential Vancouver summer experience. For 2022 Theatre Under the Stars’ (TUTS) two shows are: Something Rotten! and We Will
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