VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Glow in the Garden Halloween Event (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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Experience an unforgettable Halloween walk in the woods at VanDusen Botanical Garden as it comes to life with spellbinding lights, ghoulish music and glowing pumpkin characters created by award-winning carvers, Clive Cooper and Bruce Waugh. After the walk, costumed kids will enjoy creating fun Halloween crafts inside and parents can pick up a pumpkin and hot apple cider at the Taves Family Farms pop-up shop on the plaza. Don’t miss Clive’s live carving demos on October 24, 27 and 30.

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VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Glow in the Garden Halloween Event (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

The 7 Best Pumpkin Patches In and Around Vancouver

photo: Facebook / Rondriso Farms

photo: Facebook / Rondriso Farms

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Finding the perfect jack-o-lantern worthy pumpkin can be challenging. Whether you seek a 5 pound or 100-pound pumpkin, fear not – there’s one out there just waiting to be picked and you’re guaranteed to find “the one” at any of the pumpkin patches on our list!

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The 7 Best Pumpkin Patches In and Around Vancouver

Halloween at FlyOver Canada (Free Prize Pack Giveaway!)

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Everyone’s favourite witch Broomelda is back and ready to take you on a spellbinding journey across Canada. Aspiring witches and wizards will take part in the Haunted Witches Academy where graduating is easy… just survive! Broomelda will welcome you to the academy before leading you onto the Ultimate Flying Ride.

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Halloween at FlyOver Canada (Free Prize Pack Giveaway!)

The Vancouver Christmas Market Relocates to Jack Poole Plaza This November

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A treasured holiday tradition for locals and visitors alike, the Vancouver Christmas Market announced today that it will be moving from its original site at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza to its new, expansive seaside home at Jack Poole Plaza (at the Olympic Cauldron). Running November 26 – December 30, 2016, the city’s signature yuletide celebration will expand its revelry with more than 50,000 square feet of space and over 70 huts in which to savour the abundance of authentic German flavours.

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The Vancouver Christmas Market Relocates to Jack Poole Plaza This November

The First-Ever YVR Community Chill Out is Happening August 13

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YVR is hosting its first-ever Community Chill Out on August 13th at Flight Path Park in Richmond.

This free family event will feature fun activities for all to enjoy, including the YVR Passport Challenge, where you can visit YVR’s community partners’ booths to get your Chill Out Passport stamped to win some cool prize packs and a chance to win $500 travel vouchers. Continue reading:
The First-Ever YVR Community Chill Out is Happening August 13

Fort Langley’s Brigade Days: A BC Day Must-See Destination

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A Weekend of the Sights & Sounds of 1850s Life in British Columbia!

Since 1979, people have flocked to Fort Langley on BC Day weekend to bring to life a tradition that goes back to the early 1800s: the arrival of the fur brigades. Every modern outdoorsman or adventure fan or Vancouverite who wants to get in touch with BC’s roots must come out this weekend to see this: dozens of men, women and children dressed in 19th century clothing will be “roughing it” in their canvas tents, cooking over the fire, and sharing their old-fashioned skills with visitors.

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Fort Langley’s Brigade Days: A BC Day Must-See Destination

Canada Day Fireworks at Canada Place, July 1st (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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This award winning event, presented by the Port of Vancouver, is the largest Canada Day celebration outside our nation’s capital, Ottawa. Canada Day at Canada Place has been Vancouver’s premier event for 29 years, bringing communities together to share our special bond of living in one of the greatest country’s in the world and celebrating our freedom, values and diversity. Continue reading:
Canada Day Fireworks at Canada Place, July 1st (Free Ticket Giveaway!)