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July

Festival of India
Festival of India

Come celebrate the Festival of India & Vancouver’s 50th annual Ratha-Yatra with festivities rich in history and bliss. The celebrations begin with the procession along the walkway around False Creek from the festival site (Creekside) to Stamps Landing. The jubilation continues until dusk at Creekside Park overlooking the majestic waters,
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Park Play in Surrey
Park Play in Surrey

Looking for a cheap way to entertain your kiddo this summer? Check out Park Play in Surrey. Park Play has provided free park-based activities to children and youth in Surrey’s Parks since 2006. This summer, Park Play is offering a variety of self-directed park activities and staff-led group games for you and
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Something Rotten
There’s Nothing Rotten About TUTS’ Something Rotten

What an utter hoot! Theatre Under the Star’s Something Rotten is an ode to everything wonderful, hilarious, and ridiculous found in musical theatre. Something Rotten is set in Elizabethan England and William Shakespeare possesses superstar status. He is THE Bard whereas all other playwrights are merely bards. The hero of
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25 FREE Activities
25 FREE Things To Do With Your Kids This Summer 2022

There’s no denying that family adventures can be EXPENSIVE. But, believe it or not, there are a number of FREE family events & activities happening all over Metro Vancouver this summer. Here are our top 25 suggestions! (And if we’ve missed your favourite FREE summer event, please send us an
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Brigade Days at Fort Langley
Brigade Days at Fort Langley

Brigade Days is back! Experience British Columbia’s early history at Fort Langley’s Brigade Days. Explore the encampment of re-enactors showcasing the Hudson’s Bay Company era as they swap stories, play music, and show off traditional skills during the B.C. Day long weekend. Brigade Days at Fort Langley: Date: July 30
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Theatre Under the Stars
Theatre Under the Stars

Theatre Under the Stars is an event not to be missed. Battling mosquitos, crossing fingers and toes for good weather, and escaping into the magical world of musical theatre is an essential Vancouver summer experience. For 2022 Theatre Under the Stars’ (TUTS) two shows are: Something Rotten! and We Will
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Powell Street Festival
Powell Street Festival

Powell Street Festival is one of the largest and longest-running community arts festivals in Canada, located in Vancouver’s historic Japanese Canadian neighbourhood, Paueru Gai – today known as the Downtown Eastside. The Powell Street Festival is a free 2-day public event, which attracts nearly 17,500 local, national and international attendees.
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From Now to Nowhere
From Now to Nowhere: Theatre in the Park

Join Place des Arts’ Summer Theatre Troupe for From Now to Nowhere, a devised, family-friendly adaptation of William Morris’s News from Nowhere. William Guest has found himself transported to the year 2122 where society has reimagined itself. Guest learns through the power of song, dance and the help of the
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Drag Story Hour
Drag Story Hour for all ages

Celebrate Family Pride by joining this colorful and fun Drag Story Hour created for all ages! We will start the celebration with a special storytime led by amazing drag artists Carrie Oki Doki and Count Caligula von Cupid who will help us celebrate self-love and diversity together with the community.
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Country Fest in Maple Ridge
Country Fest in Maple Ridge

Country Fest has been celebrated in Maple Ridge for more than 100 years!  The tradition at the Albion Fairgrounds continues with FREE admission (parking is $2); loads of family-friendly entertainment; crazy lawnmower races; animal exhibitions of all sorts…the list of activities and entertainment goes on! Click here for the full
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