July

Golden Spike Days Festival
Golden Spike Days Festival: 2021 Drive Thru Event

Looking for something fun to do with your family on Canada Day? Why not check out the Golden Spike Days Drive Thru Event which will provide entertainment for all ages including: Family friendly entertainment: the famous Golden Spike Days Can Can Dancers, Pop Junkies, March Hare, balloon artists, world-famous bubble blower Matt
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Celebration of Light: Annual Firework Spectacle in Vancouver

Three countries will take part in Vancouver’s annual Honda Celebration of Light fireworks festival this summer.  A team from India will open the show on Saturday July 27th, followed by the Canada on Wednesday July 31, and the final show on August 3rd will be performed by Croatia. The popular
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Pedalheads Summer Camps
Bike, Swim, Trail! Registration is Open for Pedalheads’ Athletic-Infused Summer Camps

Pedalheads is excited to announce its popular camps are open for Summer 2021! This year the camps include: bike, swim, and trail riding. Fresh air, physical activity, and the opportunity to learn or hone skills? That sounds like the perfect summer camp to us! With Pedalheads Summer Camps your kid
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Fraser Valley Heritage Railway
Ride the Rails with the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway

Talk about a great family adventure! Have you ridden the rails with the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway?  If not, be sure to add this outing to your summer bucket list. The fully-restored antique interurban train car departs from the Cloverdale Station and heads across South Surrey to Sullivan Station. The
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Pollinators in the Park
Pollinators in the Park

Create memories and learn about the pollinating power of bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and ants. This registered event will be a safe, rotating, station-style that will allow your family to have a personalized experience with the knowledgeable Metro Vancouver park interpreters. Please note that registration is required. Pollinators in the Park:
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Port 101: A virtual introduction to the Port of Vancouver
Port 101: A virtual introduction to the Port of Vancouver

Join the Port of Vancouver for a free online session to learn the basics about Canada’s largest port and the federal agency that oversees it. This webinar is fun, informative and suitable for all ages. You’ll learn: • Cool facts and figures • What types of deep-sea terminals operate in
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Meet a Fraser River Marine Pilot
Meet a Fraser River Marine Pilot

In the Port of Vancouver, a local marine pilot is in command of every ocean-going vessel. Captain Mike Armstrong is one of only eight marine pilots who works on the Fraser River. Join the Vancouver Maritime Museum for this online presentation to meet Captain Armstrong and to hear firsthand about
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An Astronaut's Insights Into Isolation
Virtual Event: An Astronaut’s Insights Into Isolation

Join Surrey Libraries for a 30-minute program with Dr. Robert Thirsk, as he shares his unique perspective on the timely topic of isolation. Dr. Robert Thirsk is a former Canadian Space Agency astronaut as well as a physician and engineer. He flew aboard two space missions in 1996 and 2009
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Canada Day at Grouse Mountain
Canada Day at Grouse Mountain

Axe-throwing, hockey puck shoot out, photo with the Grouse Mountain mascot Grizwald the Grizzly bear…sounds like you’re in for some good Canadian fun when you spend Canada Day at Grouse Mountain. There will be Canadian movies in the Theatre in the Sky, live music outdoors, a special Canada 150 edition
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Khatsahlano Street Party 2019
CANCELLED: Khatsahlano Street Party

June 2020: This event is cancelled for 2020 due to COVID-19. The Khatsahlano Street Party kicks off summer in Vancouver! Local merchants turn Kitsilano’s legendary West 4th Avenue into a gigantic, 10-block street fair with a wide variety of food options, bustling patios, giveaways and special activities. Stroll down West
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