August

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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Polo game
Catch a Polo Game!

Come watch some exciting polo matches at the Vancouver Polo Club! Games from 11am to 3pm. Purchase food at on site gourmet food trucks or BYOP (bring your own picnic). Tailgate viewings welcome, or bring a lawn chair. $25 per car load or $10 per person. Catch a Polo Game!:
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Vancouver Mural Festival
Vancouver Mural Festival

Explore 11 neighbourhoods and see over 60 beautiful murals come to life at the annual Vancouver Mural Festival. Enjoy cultural, personal and historical stories shared by a wide range of talented local artists. Check out daily Mural Tours, Talks & Workshops, and over 40 Live Shows at their licensed, outdoor
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Dahlia Flower and Grape Festival
2021 Dahlia Flower and Grape Festival

Shangrila Farm is a natural paradise garden where is surrounded by Dahlia flowers, grapevines, forests, ponds and mountains. There are thousands and thousands of the mix dahlia flowers, the grapevine tunnel, artworks, lotus, green dragons and much more waiting for you to discover. Plus Cascade Falls with 5 mins driving
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Free Outdoor Swimming in Surrey
FREE Swimming in Surrey All Summer Long

Did you know you can enjoy FREE swimming in Surrey all summer long? Yup, 100% FREE! There are 8 outdoor pools in Metro Vancouver’s 2nd largest city and they are FREE to enjoy all summer long. Bring a towel, bring your swimsuit, bring some sunscreen, but you can leave your
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Aldergrove Fair Days
Aldergrove Fair Days

From the tractor pull and fast draw competition to midway rides and great food, there’s something for everyone at Aldergrove Fair Days. The details for 2021 are still being worked out but the date has been announced along with reassurance that COVID protocols will be followed. As soon as we
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Outdoor Yoga is back at McArthurGlen
Namaste for B.C. Day – Outdoor Yoga is back at McArthurGlen

To celebrate BC Day, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport is excited to host two Hatha morning yoga sessions with guest instructor, Caroline MacGillivray. These sessions are for all levels and will be taking place on Monday, August 2nd. Health and safety is of the utmost priority to McArthurGlen. Social distancing
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