What’s Happening in March? Family-Friendly Events Around Metro Vancouver

What's Happening in March Event GuideSpring arrives in March. With the endless rain in February everyone is ready to do a gleeful dance when green buds start appearing on the plants, our days get longer, and we can finally pack away the winter wear. Metro Vancouver embraces the arrival of Spring every year by offering up a deluge of family-friendly events. Check out some of the highlights for March 2020!

Join beloved friends Winnie the Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, and Christopher Robin in the Hundred Acre Woods. Carousel Theatre for Young People invite you to visit The House at Pooh Corner this March. This puppetry without strings performance is recommended for ages 3 to 8, or anyone who absolutely loves the bear of very little brain who just can’t ever get enough honey. The performance is 60 minutes long. The show runs until March 29.

Festival du Bois 2020From March 6 – 8 the francophone musical celebration, Festival du Bois, returns to Mackin Park in Coquitlam. From community dances to live musical performances & delicious food, this festival is great fun (even if you can’t remember your high school French).

Craft Fairs in Metro VancouverIf you are looking for handmade Spring-themed treasures be sure to check out the craft fairs happening in Metro Vancouver in March.

Pi DayDoes anyone else get a little chuckle out of Pi Day (aka March 14th, aka 3.14)? It tickles my funny bone every year, and I totally justify serving pie for dinner (that’s chicken pot pie followed by a berry pie for dessert).

March is packed with holidays! Spring Break is the first one up (March 14 – 29). Take a gander through our Ultimate Guide to Spring Break Activities & Events. It is organized by city & chalk-a-block full of family fun. There’s no excuse for anyone to be saying “I’m bored”!

Monster Jam Triple ThreatYou like big trucks and big noise? Make sure you get your tickets to Monster Jam. This event roars into the Pacific Coliseum March 14-15.

PlaydomeBC Place is once again hosting Playdome for Spring Break (March 20-28) . Enjoy more than 45 carnival-style rides. Buy your tickets online to save money.

Feel like those 2020 New Year’s resolutions are long forgotten? If adopting (or sustaining) a healthy lifestyle is part of your plan you won’t want to miss the Healthy Family Expo at the Vancouver Convention Centre on March 29th.

March Break Movies 20204 movies for just $2.99 per person (March 23-27)! Yup, Cineplex is back with their March Break Favourites. This year’s shows are: The Addams Family, Arctic Dogs, Missing Link, PAW Patrol Mighty Pups, and PAW Patrol Ready Race Rescue.

Spring Break Events at ChaptersIndigo Chapters is getting in on the Spring Break fun with a different activity every day for the second week of Spring Break (Mar 16-20). Give your local store a call to see if they require pre-registration, not all the stores do!

Be sure to visit our calendar for current events happening in your community. Have a fantastic March everyone! And happy Spring!

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