Metro Vancouver Weekend Event Guide: 9+ Family Fun Activities (September 21 – 23)

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.

Metro Vancouver Weekend Event Guide September 21 - 23Presented by Max & Ruby Live at Tsawwassen Mills

Mother Nature is sure making up for the utter lack of rain this summer. It may be bucketing out there but take time to celebrate the weekend with the kids, have fun & make memories. Here are 8 ideas for your September 14-16 weekend in Metro Vancouver.

**click each title for more information**

1. Fall Family Fun Day
Everyone is invited to the FREE Family Fun Day in Surrey. Games, face-painting, snacks, crafts & more.

2. Olde Harvest Fair
Needle in a haystack, anyone? What about butter churning or cider pressing? A potato sack race is truly a fun throw back to olden days. Have heaps of family-fun at the Olde Harvest Festival at Historic Stewart Farm on Saturday.

3. Michaels Kids Club
For either $2 or $5 your child can enjoy some crafting fun while you browse the aisles at Michaels. This weekend the kids’ craft at Michaels are: Klutz Clay crafts.

4. Cineplex Family Favourites
A family movie for just $2.99 per person? You bet! Head to your local Cineplex Theatre on Saturday at 11am. Every Saturday there is a new movie showing. The flick you can enjoy this weekend is: Show Dogs.

5. RiverFest
Don’t miss this FREE family-friendly festival, and a great way to enjoy a beautiful fall day along the mighty Fraser River.

6. World Rivers Day
This is a FREE event and the fun includes demonstrations, displays, tours, activities, crafts and music. Juno nominated children’s artist Ginalina is the headline musical performer. There’ll also be performances by ventriloquist Kellie Haines and Stories-on-Wheels.

7. Ioco Ghost Town Day
Enjoy 20+ displays from local vendors and community organizations, as well as live music and entertainment, guided trolley tours of the townsite and more! Kids will also have a great time with many different games and activities, including pony rides.

8. Pandora Park Fall Fair
Everyone is invited to the FREE Pandora Park Fall Fair! The kids will love the bouncy castle, face painting, balloon twisting, and games.

9. Kanaka Creek World Rivers Day
Celebrate World Rivers Day with canoe tours, children’s activities and stewardship displays. Allow 1.5 hours to complete. This is a FREE, all ages, drop-in event. Presented by Kanaka Education & Environmental Partnership Society.

10. SPECIAL REMINDER: Max & Ruby Live at Tsawwassen Mills
Don’t forget two very special rabbits are hopping into Tsawwassen Mills on September 26 & 27. Catching one of Max & Ruby’s six shows is FREE but you need to pre-register.

But wait…There’s more!

Curious about other events happening through the month of October? Take a look at our “What’s Happening in October” event guide. We’ve got oodles of suggestions for family fun throughout the tenth month of 2018.

Contest Alert!

While we don’t have a contest running right now we have a few in the works. Be sure to keep an eye on our contest page as you don’t want to miss out on great prizes.

Have a great weekend, everyone!

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.

For a complete listing of all the best events around Metro Vancouver, click on our calendar, and stay tuned to all the best local family events through our FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

Max & Ruby Live at Tsawwassen Mills


Hands up if your little one loves Max & Ruby. You are guaranteed to make your child’s day if you take them to Max & Ruby Live at Tsawwassen Mills. The outgoing duo are scheduled for SIX performances over two days. The 30-minute performances are FREE but you do have to book your spot. You can book your spot through the Tsawwassen Mills mobile app (which is available for download on Google Play and the Apple App Store), or you can pop into Guest Services and get your tickets there. Visit Tsawwassen Mills for more information.



Here are some more articles we think you'll like!

Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.

Sign Up for Email Updates
One Response
  1. June 2, 2017

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *