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Vancouver Tree Lighting Celebration Downtown

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The Vancouver tree lighting celebration presented by Amacon is coming up on Friday, December 6th with free evening of fun for the whole family. Photo credit: Clayton Perry Photoworks on Flickr Vancouver Tree Lighting Where: Jack Poole Plaza, Vancouver Convention Centre When: Friday, December 6, 2013 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm Admission: Free public event Join […]

Rogers Santa Claus Parade

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Santa Claus is coming to town in the 10th annual Rogers Santa Claus Parade on December 1st. While the parade in downtown Vancouver is the main attraction, it’s also part of a greater celebration and event that includes the community, local charities and businesses, and over 300,000 spectators. Photo credit: mountainhiker on Flickr Rogers Santa […]

Canyon Lights Capilano Suspension Bridge Giveaway

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How do you top the lush, natural beauty of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park? By adding in tens of thousands of twinkling lights, the world’s tallest living Christmas tree, and a benefit to local charities — that’s how! Capilano Suspension Bridge presents their annual Canyon Lights festivities from November 30, 2013 until January 4, 2014 (excluding […]

Santa Window Walk in Downtown Surrey

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Walking tours are very popular in Vancouver but there’s a very special tour coming to Surrey for the holidays. On Saturday, November 30, 2013 the Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association is hosting the Santa Window Walk. This free community event will connect local businesses, charities/non-profits, and high school art students for an afternoon of music, […]

Christmas at Hycroft 2013

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Christmas at Hycroft has been a Vancouver tradition for over 40 years and it’s kicking off the holiday season in style this weekend. Home of the University Women’s Club, this elegant Edwardian mansion, rich with local history, serves as a beautiful venue for shopping and entertainment. What: Christmas at Hycroft Date: Thursday, November 21, 2013 […]