Nothing rings in the holidays quite like the lighting of a Christmas tree and in Downtown Vancouver, there will be a couple of these events complete with free entertainment.
Downtown Vancouver Christmas Tree Lighting
Where: Vancouver Art Gallery (750 Hornby Street)
When: Friday, December 1, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Details: Watch four magnificent holiday trees, one of which is 76 feet tall, come alive with hope and light (lighting starts at 6:30pm). This free family-friendly event features live entertainment and music from Side One, free cookies and hot chocolate, local food trucks and fun activities for kids. Buy a bulb and help a child get to the Vancouver Children’s Festival in 2018.
CF Pacific Centre Christmas Tree Lighting
Where: CF Pacific Centre rotunda off Georgia and Howe Streets
When: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Details: A 40-foot tree situated outside the rotunda will serve as the backdrop for a memorable musical performance led by CHOIR CHOIR CHOIR starting at 6:00pm. Free to attend. RSVP to the Facebook event here to receive updates.
Surrey’s Tree Lighting Festival will be on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at City Hall Plaza. Follow Miss604 for more free and fun holiday events this season.