Archive for the category "christmas"

Grouse Mountain Peak of Christmas

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Grouse Mountain is the Peak of Christmas in Vancouver with mountain-top ice skating, skiing, Santa’s reindeer and other snowy adventures with sweeping views high above the city. Photo credit: mountainhiker on Flickr A fire crackling in the outdoor pit, the scraping of skate blades on the ice, fresh powder falling from the sky, and the […]

Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss

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Presented by BC Honda Dealers and Global BC, the annual Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss is coming up on Friday, December 13, 2013 when the Giants take of the Everett Silvertips at the Pacific Coliseum. Fans are encouraged to bring a new stuffed toy to the game, or you can buy one on the concourse […]

Ice Skating on a Farm in Surrey

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Ice skating at Fry’s Corner in Surrey was something we looked forward to as kids as soon as it turned cold. Decades later, those who run God’s Little Acre farm in Surrey have taken it upon themselves to rekindle those magical memories on their own piece of land, flooding their field for a cause. Photo […]

Got Craft Vancouver Gift Bag Giveaway

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Holiday craft season is in full swing and Got Craft? is a must-see event if you love to shop handmade and shop local. Got Craft? aims to bring together a community that fosters handmade and D.I.Y. culture. Founded in 2007, Got Craft? is held twice a year in May and December featuring handmade designers, craft […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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We’re already into December and the city is coming alive with festive lights and activities, despite the recent cold snap. I have your full list of things to do in Vancouver this weekend and if you’re heading out to pick up a Christmas tree this weekend, consider Aunt Leah’s tree lots. They support a great […]