Hello, December! December 2021 is sooo much better than December 2020. There are family activities to enjoy! Here are our top picks for December 3 – 5 in Metro Vancouver.

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1. Christmas Event Guide
The 2021 Family Fun Vancouver Christmas Guide is ready for you! As always we continue to add events to both our guide and our calendar throughout November and December, so be sure to check back often in order to keep abreast of all the holiday fun in Metro Vancouver.

2. Christmas Market Event Guide
The Christmas Market season has commenced. Check out our guide for in-person markets across the Lower Mainland.

3. PNE Winter Lights
Snuggle up in the car for a super COVID-friendly holiday experience. Stay buckled, safe, and warm in your car during a 2-kilometre route of illuminated magic. You will be transported through nine enchanted lands filled with glowing lights in your mission to discover Santa, with special characters and festive performers to guide you along your journey.

4. Christmas in Pitt Meadows
Christmas in Pitt Meadows – the free outdoor holiday event – is back transforming Spirit Square into a magical Christmas village! Enjoy train rides, food trucks, Santa, a giant igloo, popcorn, hot chocolate and more.

5. Festival of Lights at VanDusen Garden
With over a million lights, the Festival of Lights at VanDusen Garden never disappoints. This event is a must-do on our holiday list every year. Can’t wait to visit. The stunning display opens this weekend. Be sure to book your tickets, in advance, online.

6. East Van Panto presents Alice in Wonderland
Get ready to laugh yourself silly! The East Van Panto is a terrific theatrical holiday tradition for anyone who likes to laugh. This year the East Van Panto presents Alice in Wonderland. You can experience the show either in-person or at-home. We’ve already got our tickets for this show!

7. Baking Time
It’s Baking Time! Bun and Bap are back in this popular sweet adventure for very young audiences. Imaginations and ingredients run wild in this special treat cooked up by North Van’s Presentation House Theatre. It’s a recipe for pure joy! Expect baking antics, lively music, and lots of opportunities for the audience to safely join in the fun.

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Love our list of awesome kid-friendly activities to do in Metro Vancouver this weekend? Then you’ll love our awesome monthly guides too! Take a look at our “What’s Happening in December” events guide, and bookmark our events calendar to never miss out on the fun!

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out the form with your event details, and send us a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our busy events calendar.

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