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Halloween Activities at Local Historic Sites Around Vancouver


Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 — 10:29am PDT
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At least a century of stories spill from the shadows and dark corners of some of our region’s most historic sites and they’re hosting some very special events this Halloween to tell their tales (and have some fun). Britannia Mine Museum What: Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween Weekend Where: Britannia Mine Museum (1 Forbes Way, Britannia Beach) When: […]

Granville Island Turkey Trot 2016


Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 — 9:16am PDT
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Run and give in the spirit of Thanksgiving at the annual Granville Island Turkey Trot. This annual event brings together community in a celebration of Thanksgiving – demonstrating our gratitude for sport and our commitment to supporting others. A hallmark event, the Granville Island Turkey Trot features a fun 10KM race on Thanksgiving Monday, October […]

Canuck Place Stories: The Evanow Family


Monday, September 26th, 2016 — 1:50pm PDT
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Now in its 12th year, the Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala has raised over $8 million in support of children and families at Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. One such family are the Evanows. Their daughter, Florence had Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 and passed away at Canuck Place the evening before Mother’s Day 2015. […]

Enchant Vancouver Christmas Light Maze and Market


Monday, September 26th, 2016 — 11:02am PDT
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Enchant is a brand new event coming to Vancouver this holiday season, with the promise of illuminating the city with the world’s largest Christmas light maze. Starting in November, it will culminate with a New Year’s Eve fireworks finale. Enchant Vancouver Christmas Light Maze Where: West 1st and Crowe Street (between Olympic Village & Cambie […]

Fort Langley Cranberry Festival 2016


Monday, September 26th, 2016 — 10:28am PDT
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It’s a Thanksgiving Weekend tradition at the Birthplace of BC! The 21st annual Fort Langley Cranberry Festival returns October 8th, celebrating the harvest and history of the cranberry in the region. Fort Langley Cranberry Festival Where: Fort Langley Village (free) & Fort Langley Historic Site (admission) When: Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 10:00am to 5:00pm […]

Fright Nights at Playland 2016


Monday, September 26th, 2016 — 10:11am PDT
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Tickets are on sale now for Fright Nights at Playland, which runs October 7th to 31st this year. This adult-themed Halloween event in the amusement park includes 7 haunted houses, 2 live shows, and 15 chilling rides — along with 90 monsters roaming the grounds to help you savour your terrifying experience. Fright Nights at […]