Musicians from Across Canada to Rock for the Ocean with Free Live Music at Jack Poole Plaza, Feb 3-4

A free two-day, all-ages festival celebrating the ocean featuring Alan Doyle, The Beaches, Steven Page, Shad, Delhi 2 Dublin, Ruby Waters, The Boom Booms with Ta’Kaiya Blaney, Yves Lambert Quartet, the Naden Band of the Royal Canadian Navy, Chinook SongCatchers and more is coming to Jack Poole Plaza February 3-4. Continue reading:
Musicians from Across Canada to Rock for the Ocean with Free Live Music at Jack Poole Plaza, Feb 3-4

Geek Out All Family Day Weekend Long at Fan Expo Vancouver

Photo: Rick Chung/YVArcade

Fandom takes centre stage over the upcoming Family Day long weekend when Fan Expo Vancouver (FXV) returns to welcome thousands of pop culture junkies to the Vancouver Convention Centre for the city’s very own comic-con from February 18 – 20.
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Geek Out All Family Day Weekend Long at Fan Expo Vancouver

Experience VMF Winter Arts Festival Across Downtown Vancouver

Photo: VMF/Gabriel Martins

From February 16 – 26, the team behind summer’s Vancouver Mural Festival (VMF) will transform downtown Vancouver into a free and interactive open-air celebration of public art and entertainment across multiple locations for its returning VMF Winter Arts festival.

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Experience VMF Winter Arts Festival Across Downtown Vancouver

Try Over 140 Types of Hot Chocolate at the 2023 Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

Two gourmet hot chocolates on a tray

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The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival is back for its 13th season with over 140 types of hot chocolate. The festival runs from January 14 to February 14 at 95 different locations across the city.

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Try Over 140 Types of Hot Chocolate at the 2023 Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

Diverse Ways to Celebrate Lunar New Year in Vancouver

Photo: Metropolis at Metrotown Year of the Rabbit Celebrations

The Lunar New Year begins January 22, 2023, ushering in renewed prosperity, abundance, and connectivity. The Chinese zodiac names 2023 as the Year of the Rabbit, which is characterized as being hopeful and gentle, yet nimble.

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Diverse Ways to Celebrate Lunar New Year in Vancouver

Register for These Winter Running Races and Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

Two people running on the seawall in Stanley Park

Photo: Destination Vancouver: Kindred & Scout

Each year, many people make New Year’s resolutions around health goals. An easy way to ensure you stick to your resolution is to sign up for a running race. Check out these winter running races in Vancouver.

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Register for These Winter Running Races and Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

2023 Polar Bear Swims Around Vancouver

A polar bear getting ready to go for a swim.

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New Year’s Day Polar Bear swims are a Vancouver tradition dating back to 1920. Here are seven places around Vancouver to take a chilly dip to ring in 2023.

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2023 Polar Bear Swims Around Vancouver