Past Events

Car Free Day Vancouver

2021: no decisions have been made about the 2021 events (as of June 4, 2021) Car Free Day returns to Vancouver on June 15 & 16 to Main Street, West End and Kitsilano. In Kitsilano Block Party, there isn’t one party there are many! Rather than close off just one main street, numerous
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Pops, Props and Hops: Father’s Day at the Canadian Museum of Flight

Bring dad to the Canadian Museum of Flight this Father’s Day. Families will enjoy museum tours and crafts. The adults will love the craft beer tent. There is also an opportunity to treat dad to a scenic ride in a vintage aircraft. Please phone the Canadian Museum of Flight for
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May the Fourth
May The Fourth Be With You

Join the HR MacMillan Space Centre for a galaxy far, far celebration “May the 4th Be With You”. The evening virtual event will be spent talking about all things Star Wars and learning about exoplanets. Have you ever wondered how worlds in the Star Wars Universe are similar to Earth?
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Historic Stewart Farm - Family Events
Old Time Family Fun at Surrey’s Historic Stewart Farm (updated May 2021)

May 2021: events are not currently happening at Surrey’s Historic Stewart Farm. As soon as they recommence we will update this article. Travel back in time with a visit to Surrey’s Historic Stewart Farm. This picturesque site interprets the time period of 1890-1920. Features of the farm include a furnished
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Cancelled for 2021: Cloverdale Rodeo & Country Fair

The Cloverdale Invitational Rodeo features Roughstock Rodeo Events (Bareback, Saddle Bronc & Bull Riding) and Ladies Barrel Racing. Don’t worry the ever popular Mutton Bustin is back again too! The 131st annual Country Fair features more family-friendly entertainment than ever before. The area’s largest Midway – rides for daredevils and little
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Mother's Day Brunch
Mother’s Day Brunches (2021 edition)

Did you know that Mother’s Day is the busiest day for restaurants? Be sure to plan early if you want to take mom out for brunch. Here is a list of restaurants putting on a special meal for mom. Please let us know if we have missed your favourite (vancouver@familyfuncanada.com)!
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Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
Scandinavian Midsummer Festival

Thousands of people visit the Scandinavian Community Centre every year to celebrate the traditions and festivities of Scandinavian Midsummer. In its 24th year, it is a weekend of fun-filled activities, living history and non-stop entertainment for the whole family.  Enjoy hilarious events like the wife-carry, musical entertainment, traditional performances, and
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What's Happening in May
What’s Happening in May? Family-Friendly Events in Metro Vancouver

I don’t know where April went but somehow May has shown up on my calendar. With kids in school, the months between Spring Break and summer holidays seem to fly past. The family-fun activities ramp up during the warmer months. As COVID still looms over our heads the family event
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Mother's Day events
Mother’s Day Guide (2021 edition)

Mother’s Day 2021 is all about being creative when celebrating mom. The usual events we enjoy just aren’t happening this year. It help you celebrate the mom / mom-figure in your life we’ve put together a list of ways you can enjoy time together during COVID restrictions. Explore a local
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Vancouver International Children's Festival
Vancouver International Children’s Festival

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival, a world-renowned festival of performing arts for young audiences, has been educating, entertaining and inspiring young audiences since 1978. Reimagine fun at the 2021 Vancouver Kids’ Fest means an extraordinary online line-up of world-class theatre, music, dance and storytelling created specifically for children. The reimagined
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