PoCo Repair Cafe

Do you have a broken item that you want to fix? Not sure how or need some special tools to do so? Reuse and recycle with monthly “Repair Cafes” through the City of Port Coquitlam! On the first Saturday of every month, bring your broken household items and learn how
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Get Rid of Your Dead Christmas Tree! Tree Chipping in Metro Vancouver

There are a number of ways 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 organizations so
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New Year's Eve Events
Best New Year’s Events in Metro Vancouver

New Year’s Eve celebrations have changed greatly since becoming a parent. While I’ve never been a night owl, I did manage to make it to midnight for New Year’s…pre-children. Since our family grew to include 2 little ones, my midnight-seeing days are long gone. I applaud parents able to see
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New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day Skates | various cities

If you didn’t make it to skate with Santa, there’s still time to get a holiday skate in before the end of the year. Or, why not start 2023 with a spin around the ice? If you know of other New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day skates, that we
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Noon Year’s Eve at MONOVA

If your crew won’t make it to midnight, celebrate NOON Year’s Eve at MONOVA Museum of North Vancouver. Families will learn how people around the world celebrate January 1st as a fresh start to the year, all while enjoying treats and fizzy drinks. There will be plenty of crafts and
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Festive Farm Tours

Can you believe there’s a local farm where you can see water buffalo and bison up close? Festive Farm tours offers a covered wagon tour around the farm to see the animals, followed by hot chocolate and your choice of a buffalo burger or hotdog, and a photo with Santa.
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Ring in NYE with Capital City Arcade

Ring in 2024 with Capital City Arcade’s family-friendy NYE event. The arcade is open from 12pm-5pm and prizes will be given away hourly. Regular rates apply. NYE with Capital City Arcade: When: December 31, 2023 Time: 12pm-5pm Location: Capital City Arcade Address: 457 E. Columbia Street, New Westminster Website: capitalcityarcade.com

Circus3’s New Year’s Eve Variety Show

It all starts early, leaving you enough time to get home to bed with the little ones or continue the festivities elsewhere to ring in 2024. The show is fun for all ages, but not just for kids! Hosted by Rob Teszka at the Vancouver Playhouse, featuring acrobats, jugglers, aerialists,
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Experience Vancouver’s Chinatown with the Explore Chinatown! Pass

For a limited time, experience three unique cultural attractions in Chinatown – the Chinatown Storytelling Centre, the Chinese Canadian Museum, and the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden – with the Explore Chinatown! Pass that lets you visit all three for the discounted price of $33. Experience the captivating untold
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Phoenix Gymnastics Gift Guide & Lessons 2023
Jump Into Fun at Vancouver Phoenix Gymnastics

Tumble your way through 2024 with lessons for your kids at Vancouver Phoenix Gymnastics! This holiday, give the gift of physical activity for the whole family. Vancouver Phoenix Gymnastics is one of Canada’s largest and most successful clubs. For over 50 years, they have been offering safe, inclusive and diverse
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