Lindsay Follett

Author Bio:

In 2012, after nearly 2 decades of fundraising for BC universities, Lindsay Follett was ready for a change of pace and came on board as the City Editor of Family Fun Vancouver. For 10 years she, together with her husband and their two sons, explored every possible family-friendly event and found constant enjoyment in sharing their adventures with the Family Fun Vancouver audience. In 2014, Lindsay took on the additional role as our National Sales and Marketing Director. After stepping down as Editor in 2022, she is excited to focus all of her time working with clients to promote their family-friendly events on our network. If you wish to promote your event, venue, program, or product to either our national audience or a city-specific audience, please email Lindsay at lindsay@familyfuncanada.com


Posts by Lindsay Follett:

Grouse Mountain Family Day

Posted on: February 15, 2024

Grouse Mountain is embracing Family Day by offering half-price Mountain Admission for adults, seniors and youth, and FREE admission for 12 and under. In addition to a fireworks display on Saturday evening, there will be a treetop adventure, light walk, owl talks, skating, snowshoeing and more! Grouse Mountain Family Day:
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Fairy Kingdom at Redwood Park in Surrey

Posted on: February 15, 2024

Magic dances through the timbers of Redwood Park in Surrey. A magical knoll awaits discovery down a wooded path. When you look through the trees and spot dashes of colour you are nearing the Fairy Kingdom. Whimsical, kind-hearted, fun-loving folk have created dozens of fairy homes. Some are grand and
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Family Day at the Vancouver Maritime Museum

Posted on: January 28, 2024

This Family Day, learn about the incredible maritime history in Vancouver. In addition to FREE admission all day long, there will be storytime, activities, and a Meet & Greet with the Coast Guards! Pre-book entry times. Family Day at VMM: When: February 19, 2024 Time: 10am-5pm Location: Vancouver Maritime Museum
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Snowshoeing in Metro Vancouver

Posted on: January 14, 2024

Talk about a great form of exercise! Snowshoeing is becoming an increasingly popular sport for families. When the kids are super little (and mom and dad are in good shape) tucking the kids into kid-carrying backpacks and heading out for a snowshoe is a great outing. I’m sure some families
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Watch Out Below! Fabulously Fun Tobogganing Hills Around Metro Vancouver

Posted on: January 11, 2024

If your kids are like mine, a mere dusting is enough snow to warrant pulling out the magic carpets and sleds. Grab your toques, mitts, pack some hot chocolate and get ready to fly down hillsides. Remember to always pack a change of clothes because no matter how well you
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Christmas Train at Bear Creek Park

Posted on: November 8, 2023

Come ride the Christmas Train Bear Creek Park.  Visit with Santa and receive a candy cane, Christmas activity kit and enjoy a train ride through the Christmas forest. Santa Express runs 10am – 4pm. The Christmas Night Train runs 6pm – 10pm. Christmas Train at Bear Creek Park: When: December
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Christmas Store at Potters

Posted on: November 5, 2023

The Christmas Store at Potters has returned! Potters 28,000 square-foot shop has been transformed into a Christmas wonderland. With unique holiday items from around the world to dazzling holiday displays, everyone in your family will enjoy a visit. Christmas Store at Potters: When: mid – October until December 24th, 2023
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Santa Parade of Lights in Surrey

Posted on: October 13, 2023

The traditional parade with floats, marching bands, antique vehicles and horses will be joined by an amazing lighted Truck Parade.  Everyone is encouraged to bring either a non-perishable food item or a children’s toy that will get picked up by one of the members of the Surrey Food Bank and
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Have You Been Booed? Halloween Fun for the Neighbourhood {Printable}

Posted on: September 18, 2023

Have you been booed? I love my neighbourhood. Kids play in the street out front and adults drag their camping chairs onto their driveways for potluck gatherings.  As everyone knows, it isn’t the houses, the roads, or the property values that make for the perfect neighbourhood, it is the people.
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Playground on a Hill: Queenston Park Playground in Coquitlam

Posted on: July 13, 2023

A playground built into the side of a hill, now that is brilliant! The Queenston Park playground in Coquitlam (north of PoCo on Burke Mountain) opened on April 25th, 2015, and yet my kids still talk about this playground. The playground is the best neighbourhood playground I’ve ever seen. If
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