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Vancouver International Children’s Festival: Fun And Whimsy!

Vancouver International Children’s Festival: Fun And Whimsy!

Get ready for a magical adventure as the 2024 Vancouver International Children’s Festival is coming up soon! From May 27 to June 2, Granville Island will be transformed into a wonderland of playful joy. This year’s festival is set to ignite your child’s imagination with spectacular performances from around the globe, designed for kids and families of all ages. From circus arts to puppetry, theatre, dance, and music, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Plus, each show ticket includes an Activity Village wristband, offering even more family-friendly fun!

Festival Highlights: Must-See Shows!

360 Allstars

May 28 – June 2
All Ages

Photo credit: Matt Loncar

BMX, basketball, breakdancing, MC-ing, acrobatics, and drumming take center stage at this super-charged urban circus. Featuring an all-star cast of world champion athletes, this show is perfect for thrill-seekers of all ages.

Grab your tickets here: >> 360 Allstars

Jam Side Up!

May 29-June 2
All Ages

Photo Credit:  David Cannon

Flying bunnies, speeding French fries, and identical twins?! This show has it all! The Kif-Kif Sisters blend comedy and audience interaction to create an explosion of fun. Get ready to howl with laughter at their out-of-this-world antics. All ages.

Grab your tickets here: >> Jam Side Up


May 28-June 2
Ages 4 and up

Photo Credit: Erin Palm

 Little Shizu hides in her Otosan’s suitcase and secretly travels to a dangerous destination…The North. Facing snowy owls, white wolves and grizzly bears in the most remote of locations, Otosan and Shizu must learn to tackle challenges together. Ages 4 and up.

Tickets on sale here: >> Otosan

Robot Song

May 27-June 2
Ages 7 and up

Follow the journey of a young girl learning to understand her unique way of relating to the world. Using cutting-edge digital technology, animatronics, and an original musical score, this show celebrates differences in all its forms. Perfect for ages 7 and up.

Tickets on sale here: >> Robot Song

More Fun at the Activity Village!

Your show ticket includes free wristbands to the Festival’s Activity Village! Dive into over 15 hands-on art stations where you and your kids can get creatively playful. It’s the perfect place for little artists to express themselves and have a blast.

Save Big with the Family 4-Pack!

Bring the whole family or come with friends and save money with the Family 4-pack. Get 4 tickets to one show for only $62 + service charges and tax. It’s an affordable way to make unforgettable memories together.

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Don’t miss out on this incredible event that promises fun, laughter, and creativity for the whole family. Mark your calendars for the 2024 Vancouver International Children’s Festival and get ready to create lasting memories!

*Some shows allow Babes in arms. Babes in arms refers to babies under the age of 12 months, who will not require a seat, and will remain in the arms of their parent or guardian. They are welcome to attend select performances at no charge.




This Post is Sponsored by the VICF

The 2024 Vancouver International Children’s Festival returns to Granville Island from May 27 to June 2! Enjoy global performances featuring circus arts, puppetry, theatre, dance, and music. Each show ticket includes an Activity Village wristband for even more family fun! Tickets are on sale now, visit

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