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Canada’s 150th has not been without controversy, many pointing out that Indigenous peoples were living here with their own rich and vibrant cultures well before Canada’s inception 150 years ago. To boot many of us are unfamiliar with much of Indigenous history. Thankfully, this summer is a golden opportunity to explore the many forms of arts, culture and…

Celebrate Dad by spending Father’s Day (June 18th) in Vancouver with him doing something he loves. Here’s some inspiration for local fun stuff from fishing and brunch to baseball and beer. Go fishing If the Dad in your life loves the peace and quiet of fishing, take him out for some angling this Father’s Day. Lake Lafarge…

car-free days

There’s something decadent and rebellious about walking down a carless street, especially if its normally a giant traffic jam. Add live performances, kiosk, stalls, food and activities, and you have the makings of an incredible community vibe. Car-Free Festivals have expanded across the city and into North Vancouver. So hop on your bike, take the bus…

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival celebrates 40 years this year, so it’s going to be a party! Head to Granville Island, and catch a professional show produced especially for kids. Take a tour through the activity village and climb a cake, get lost in a maze or head to the zen room for some chill time. Here are some shows…

We’ve planned a great Kids Day at Wesbrook Village, and we hope you to join us on Saturday  May 27th, 11 am-3 pm. Come on up!  RSVP (FREE) on Eventbrite! Seven fun things to do at Kid’s Day at Wesbrook Village! Go shopping at the Kids Market KidPreneurs from the Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs will be debuting…

Have you heard? There’s a new club in town, and it’s a KIDS ONLY club (oh and it’s FREE too!) On the last Tuesday of the month at Tsawwassen Mills, this gorgeous mecca for shopping, art and fun hosts their Mini-Mills Club with special activities just for the under 10s. Mad Science Live Show at Tsawwassen…

Looking for a fun, FREE and eco-friendly way to spend Saturday with the kids? Head to the Fingerling Festival in Port Moody. The weather is meant to fantastic, the kids can bop outside to kiddie superstars Bobs & Lolo AND help release thousands of young salmon into Noons Creek. Talk about a win-win! Presented by the Port…