Past Events

Kids' Magic Show at Granville Island
Kids’ Magic Show at Granville Island

Head to Granville Island for a wacky and kooky magic show. Smartee Pants delivers a show that is both magical and comical. It’s fun for all ages. Kids’ Magic Show at Granville Island: Date: September 19, 2021 Times: 12:30pm & 1:30pm Location: Kids Market at Granville Island Address: 1496 Cartwright
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Harvest Day at Darts Hill Garden Park
Harvest Day at Darts Hill Garden Park

Head to the gorgeous Darts Hill Garden Park in Surrey for a day of family-fun. Admission is technically free but donations of $5 are encouraged. Orchard Gleaning: Learn proper fruit picking techniques and help glean the Darts Hill Garden Park orchard trees. All of the produce gleaned will be distributed through
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CANCELLED: Vancouver Halloween Parade

September 2021 – The Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo have been cancelled due to current COVID-related restrictions. The family-friendly Halloween-themed parade with marching bands, horses, vehicles, floats and performances. Downtown Vancouver is about to become the largest Cosplay stage. It’s the time when supernaturals, heroes, villains from films, comics, anime
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Ghost Train in Stanley Park 2019
CANCELLED for 2021: Ghost Train at Stanley Par

September 2021: The Stanley Park Ghost Train is cancelled for 2021 due to the coyote activity in Stanley Park.  It’s Alice’s worst nightmare! Alice falls down the rabbit hole again. Only this time, she is older and things aren’t what they seem. But then, what could she expect, wandering through
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What's Happening in September
What’s Happening in September? Family-Fun Events in Metro Vancouver

September is a month of change. The summer temperatures dwindle, the amount of sunlight lessens, school-aged children return to the classroom, and lengthy holidays come to an end. But it isn’t all bad! September brings us Fall with its warm, frothy drinks, pumpkin-flavoured everything, and the farm bounties of apples
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Family Days
Family Days at Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Looking for something to do with the family this summer? Visit the Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden on one of their special Family Days!  You are invited to bring your family to the Garden every Sunday during July and August and enjoy some very special events, workshops and lots
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Repair Cafe West Vancouver
Repair Cafe West Vancouver

Why buy new when you can mend the items you love, FREE OF CHARGE? Repair Cafes are community events where visitors get their broken household items fixed, FREE OF CHARGE, with the help of experienced volunteers. Textile, jewelry, small appliances, electronics, bikes… Any items that can be easily carried in
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Festival Afloat
Festival Afloat

After a challenging year of separation and uncertainty, we’re so excited to invite you to a Festival Afloat! Saturday, August 14th, Indigenous rights charity RAVEN (Respecting Aboriginal Values and Environmental Needs) presents a unique, pandemic-friendly Floating Concert in the waters just off Jericho Beach. Featuring soul songstress Desiree Dawson, paddlers
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Open Space Saturdays
Open Space Saturdays

Open Space Saturdays is an outdoor arts and community space activating the outdoor areas around Massey Theatre and runs every summer Saturday from 11am to 10pm. Kid’s Stuff! 11:00 am-3:00 pm: Kids activities including bubbles and outdoor games such as Jenga, bean bag toss. Massive chalk playground canvas 11:00 am-12:30:
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Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party
Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party

Celebrate the peak of the Perseid Meteor Showers outside the HR MacMillan Space Centre. Join the HR MacMillan Space Centre for a celebration of the night sky as we reach the peak of the Perseid Meteor Showers. This boutique experience will be a one-hour long circuit that includes a tour
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