December

Christmas tree chipping
Get Rid of Your Dead Christmas Tree! Tree Chipping in Metro Vancouver

There are a number of ways various cities across Metro Vancouver are helping residents dispose of their Christmas trees. Click on your city in the list below and check out how you can get rid of your festive tree. Remember, many of the tree chipping events are fundraisers for non-profit
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Sledding Hills
Watch Out Below! Fabulously Fun Sledding Hills Around Metro Vancouver

If your kids are like mine, a mere dusting is enough snow to warrant pulling out the magic carpets and sleds. Grab your toques, mitts, pack some hot chocolate and get ready to fly down hillsides. Remember to always pack a change of clothes because no matter how well you
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Meet the Maker at The Polygon Gallery
Meet the Maker at The Polygon Gallery

New to the Polygon Gallery this year, Meet the Maker showcases the creative minds behind some of the hand-crafted gifts and goods at this year’s Little Mountain Shop Holiday Pop-Up. The Polygon Gallery welcomes you to join the makers each Thursday from 4pm to 8pm to enjoy music and drinks,
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Fleurs de Villes NOËL
Fleurs de Villes NOËL

Presented by the National Bank of Canada, Fleurs de Villes NOËL will be returning to Vancouver December 10th – 19th. The spectacular floral art trail will decorate the streets of Vancouver’s downtown core with 35 festive floral art displays ranging from couture mannequins and holiday wreaths to an epic floral
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King Lear
King Lear

Promethean Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s King Lear runs from December 11-23, with a Preview performance on December 10. It follows the story of Lear, the ageing king of Britain, who decides to step down from the throne and divide his kingdom evenly among his three daughters. King Lear is
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Winter Discovery Days at the Fraser River Discovery Centre
Winter Discovery Days at the Fraser River Discovery Centre

The Fraser River Discovery Centre, located in Downtown New Westminster, invites you to celebrate the holiday season with us in ‘Winter Discovery Days’, taking place throughout December 18th – January 3rd. Visit the FRDC for festive, family-friendly fun, learn what we can do to look after riverside ecosystems, and craft
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Christmas with Chor Leoni
Christmas with Chor Leoni

Chor Leoni presents the joyous return of their treasured holiday tradition, Christmas with Chor Leoni, performed live December 17, 18 & 20 at 8pm, December 18 at 2pm and 5pm and December 20 at 4:30pm in the newly restored St. Andrew’s-Wesley United (1022 Nelson St). Featuring an eclectic program of
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Kellie Ventriloquist and Puppets
Seasonal Celebration with Kellie Ventriloquist and Puppets

Ventriloquist and family entertainer Kellie Haines has a BA Specialized Honours in Drama and is a multitalented entertainer with a background in theatre, clowning, singing and dance. She performs at festivals, including the Vancouver and Surrey International Children’s Festivals, schools across Western Canada and as a puppeteer/singer for television. Kellie
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Triology
Triology (Miles Black, Bill Coon and Jodi Proznick)

Formed in 2008, Triology is a Jazz Trio featuring three of Canada’s most sought-after jazz musicians. This group was fashioned after the great early jazz trios of Nat King Cole and Oscar Peterson, and features wonderful arrangements of classic standards, as well as original tunes by the trio members. The
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Sing We Now of Christmas
Sing We Now of Christmas

After two years the Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir is back in-person and delighted to be performing for you once again. Enjoy an evening of heartfelt carols, new and old, to put you in the holiday spirit. This concert will be performed by a slightly smaller contingent of the VWMC than
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