Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend


Thursday, December 7th, 2017 — 12:11pm PST
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The festive tress have been lit and Santa Claus has arrived, by way of parade, to local shopping centres and attractions, so now is the time to check out some great holiday events attractions around Metro Vancouver. Check out a full list of free activities, along with the Vancouver weekend event list below.

Miss604 is proud to sponsor the following featured attractions: Lights at Lafarge, Burnaby Village Museum Heritage Christmas, and the VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Festival of Lights.

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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Events that run for longer than three days in a row are highlighted in green.

Friday, December 8, 2017
Party in the Plaza, Jim Deva Plaza
The Dark 80s with Odonis Odonis (TO), Chasms + Wire Spine
Arts Umbrella: Mock Auditions
A Very Merry Fringemas
Seniors Christmas Dining Out Series
A Victorian Christmas
The Pack A.D. with Gang Signs, Dopey’s Robe
Oh Man! at Havana Theatre
Cindy Wilson (The B-52s) at the Railway Stage & Beer Cafe
Sponsored by Miss604: Burnaby Village Museum Heritage Christmas
Sponsored by Miss604: Lights at Lafarge Lake in Coquitlam
Sponsored by Miss604: VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Festival of Lights
Make It! Vancouver
Ongoing Attractions
Vancouver Christmas Market
GLOW Christmas at Milner Village Garden Centre
Christmas at Canada Place
Christmas at FlyOver Canada
Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain
Park & Tilford Hi-Light Festival
Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge
Theatre This Season
The Nutcracker at Surrey Arts Centre
How Star Wars Saved My Life
Bah Humbug!
Vancouver TheatreSports: Christmas Queen 4 Secret Santa
The Arts Club Presents: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
The Arts Club Presents: The Day Before Christmas
The Arts Club Presents: Onegin
East Van Panto: Snow White & the Seven Dwarves
Gateway Theatre: A Christmas Carol
Pacific Theatre: Almost, Maine
Little Dickens: The Daisy Theatre

Saturday, December 9, 2017
Fall For Local Holiday Market
Gigantic! The East Van 90s Party
South Granville Seniors Centre Holly Bazaar
Christmas Carnival at Coal Harbour Community Centre
Got Craft? Holiday Market
Shiny Fuzzy Muddy
Vancouver Bach Choir: Messiah
Coquitlam Christmas Farmers Market
Universal Gospel Choir
Rogers Hometown Hockey Surrey
Pioneer Christmas at Historic Stewart Farm
Inauguration of Latin Women’s Business
Dundarave Festival of Lights: Nativity Paddle
Opening of Sports Page, The Exhibit at the BC Sports Hall of Fame
Free Self Defence Talk
Roundhouse Radio’s Stuff the Truck for the Food Bank
Nat Bailey Winter Farmers Market
Sponsored by Miss604: Burnaby Village Museum Heritage Christmas
Sponsored by Miss604: Lights at Lafarge Lake in Coquitlam
Sponsored by Miss604: VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Festival of Lights
Make It! Vancouver
Ongoing Attractions
Vancouver Christmas Market
GLOW Christmas at Milner Village Garden Centre
Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park
Christmas at Canada Place
Christmas at FlyOver Canada
Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain
Park & Tilford Hi-Light Festival
Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge
Theatre This Season
The Nutcracker at Surrey Arts Centre
How Star Wars Saved My Life
Bah Humbug!
Vancouver TheatreSports: Christmas Queen Drag Race
Vancouver TheatreSports: Christmas Queen 4 Secret Santa
The Arts Club Presents: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
The Arts Club Presents: The Day Before Christmas
The Arts Club Presents: Onegin
East Van Panto: Snow White & the Seven Dwarves
Gateway Theatre: A Christmas Carol
Pacific Theatre: Almost, Maine
Little Dickens: The Daisy Theatre

Brought to you by Place des Arts' pARTy@PdA series

Sunday, December 10, 2017
National Skating Day – Free Skating at Vancouver Rinks
Fall For Local Holiday Market
Got Craft? Holiday Market
Shiny Fuzzy Muddy
Pop-Up Handmade
3rd Annual Sunday Soul Brunch
Roundhouse Radio’s Stuff the Truck for the Food Bank
Italian Cooking Classes: Hands on Gnocchi Making
Cannery Farmers’ Market
Cooking Class: Eclairs & Cream Puffs
The Fort Finery Pop-Up in Mount Pleasant
Roedde House Classical Series Presents: Lyrichord
Faraday Show: Physics of Winter
Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market
Sponsored by Miss604: Burnaby Village Museum Heritage Christmas
Sponsored by Miss604: Lights at Lafarge Lake in Coquitlam
Sponsored by Miss604: VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Festival of Lights
Make It! Vancouver
Ongoing Attractions
Vancouver Christmas Market
Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park
Christmas at Canada Place
Christmas at FlyOver Canada
Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain
Park & Tilford Hi-Light Festival
Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge
Theatre This Season
The Nutcracker at Surrey Arts Centre
How Star Wars Saved My Life
Bah Humbug!
Vancouver TheatreSports: Christmas Queen 4 Secret Santa
The Arts Club Presents: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
The Arts Club Presents: The Day Before Christmas
East Van Panto: Snow White & the Seven Dwarves
Gateway Theatre: A Christmas Carol
Little Dickens: The Daisy Theatre

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