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Canada Day
Ultimate Guide to Canada Day in Metro Vancouver (2021)

Canada Day is the day we celebrate confederation. However with the recent and incredibly devastating discovery of children’s remains at former residential school sites across the country, celebration may not feel appropriate for some. Family Fun Vancouver recognizes that Canada has work to do in righting past wrongs and forging
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Summer Family Fun in Metro Vancouver
Summer Family Fun in Metro Vancouver

We’ve compiled a super-sized summer survival checklist that includes all the must-dos for your family to prevent the boredom blues. Print off this list, stick it to the fridge and see how many you can get through before the Fall arrives.  Kick off the summer with an unforgettable Canada Day
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whistler children’s festival
whistler children’s festival
North Shore Canada Day Parade

Take part in the very popular North Shore Canada Day Parade. Start the day with a pancake breakfast (at 7:30am), head on over to find your spot on the parade route (which commences at 10am). Finish the morning off with a BBQ at the Legion on 15th Street. North Shore
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Camp Qwanoes
Catch the Mainland Express to Camp Qwanoes!

Camp Qwanoes is the pinnacle of summer time fun! Think back to your perfect summer memory – warm sun, oodles of friends, exciting adventures, freedom – that’s exactly what your child will experience when you sign them up for Camp Qwanoes. 2020 was a very different summer – Qwanoes did
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What's Happening in June
What’s Happening in June? Family Friendly Events in Metro Vancouver

Do you like to be in the know? Sign up for the monthly Family Fun Vancouver enewsletter. We give you a peek at all of the great, upcoming, family-friendly activities scheduled for Metro Vancouver. Well hello June! The family-fun activities ramp up during the warmer months. We’ve picked a mere sampling
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Italian Day on the Drive
Italian Day on the Drive

The Drive comes alive in green, white and red once again as Italian Day returns for its 10th edition, this year celebrating Comunità – community. A vibrant cultural street fes-tival spanning 14 blocks of embracing warmth and amore, the event celebrates Italian culture and heritage with a community of over
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Celebration of Light: Annual Firework Spectacle in Vancouver

Three countries will take part in Vancouver’s annual Honda Celebration of Light fireworks festival this summer.  A team from India will open the show on Saturday July 27th, followed by the Canada on Wednesday July 31, and the final show on August 3rd will be performed by Croatia. The popular
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Pitt Meadows Airport Day
Pitt Meadows Airport Day

Come and check out (for FREE) airplanes and helicopters of all shapes and sizes. Visit the ground displays and have fun climbing aboard some aircrafts. Browse the marketplace and the information booths, and have a fun day with the whole family.  Both admission and parking are FREE; however, be sure
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Surrey Doors Open
Doors Open Surrey

The City of Surrey is throwing open their doors and inviting the public to come and explore. The 8th Annual Doors Open Surrey provides FREE family fun at a large variety of venues. Explore 27 different venues opening their doors for Surrey Doors Open 2019. All activities are FREE during
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