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Ten holiday events for families this weekend in Metro Vancouver, Dec 6-8 2019

Ten holiday events for families this weekend in Metro Vancouver, Dec 6-8 2019

The holiday vibe is in full swing this weekend. Head to the annual CBC Food Bank Day, hit a craft market, have a pancake breakfast with the Jolly Old Elf, pick up a live Christmas tree or visit some holiday lights!

Holiday events this weekend in Vancouver

CBC Food Bank Day and Open House

Friday December 6, 2019 Vancouver

CBC fans wait all year for a chance to see their favourite on-air personalities, enjoy live entertainment from choirs to local bands and all for a good cause: raising money for BC food banks. And yes, there’s fun for the kids too from newsroom tours, a green screen at the weather station, as well as Daniel Tiger and Chirp mascots from CBC Kids.

>> CBC Food Bank Day and Open House

Have you visited a holiday light display this year?

The Singing Christmas Tree

Dec 6, 7, 8 & 13, 14, 15 2019 Vancouver

This free event is a true bucket lister! Featuring a gigantic, 10-level Christmas tree with over 80 choir members tucked inside, the show boasts singing, solo performances, skits, acrobatics, dancers and more. Tickets are free but they “sell-out” fast!

>> The Singing Christmas Tree

Have you got your Christmas tree yet?

Food bank donation night at the MOV
Free admission

Friday December 6, 13, 20 & 27 2019, Vancouver

Museum of Vancouver is hosting a Food Drive in support of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. Bring in 2 of the top 10 most needed items to MOV on the above evenings and receive complimentary admission to the Museum.

>> Food Bank Days at the Museum

Holiday Party with Babies for Climate Action

Join the Babies for Climate Action moms group at the West Side Family Place in Kits this Sunday for a potluck lunch, holiday crafts, cookie decorating, treat exchange, toys, and much more! $10 donation goes to WSFP. Everyone welcome!

>> Holiday Party with Babies for Climate Action

Christmas at Canada Place

December 6, 2019 to January 2, 2020

This year’s free events include the famous Canada Place Sails of Light, an avenue of Christmas trees, and the historic (and so magical!) Woodward’s Windows.

>> Christmas at Canada Place

Christmas party at Treehaus Teahouse

Brave and Free Littles is co-hosting a Christmas party this Saturday with Anita and Audrey from Treehaus, the latest indoor playspace / restaurant for the under 6 set. Join them for Christmas crafts, a Christmas sing along, gingerbread cookie decorating and more!

>> Christmas Party at Treehaus

Christmas at the Britannia Mine Museum

Saturday Dec 7 & 14 2019 Squamish

Cozy up on a train ride through the underground to get a sneaky peek of Santa and his elves. Warm up with a mug of hot cocoa and get into the festive spirit while testing your skills in the Machine Shop at a special Pop-Up Winter Toolbox session.

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2 young kids helping their dad plant for earth day

>> Christmas at the Britannia Mine Museum

Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Kidtropolis

Sunday December 8 2019 Richmond

Imagine breakfast with Santa (and Mrs Claus) at your child’s favourite spot to play! Guests are welcome to stay and play in the 18,000 sq ft pretend city after breakfast.

>> Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Kidtropolis

Got Craft Holiday Edition

December 7 & 8, 2019 Vancouver

Got Craft? returns to East Vancouver with over 95 local artists, makers, and small shops! Think clothing, baby + kid items, jewelry, artisanal food, paper goods, ceramics, textiles, and more! Tacofino and Kafka’s Coffee will be on-site to keep you fueled all weekend long. Also, new to this year is the Mini Makers section for budding entrepreneur.

>> Got Craft Holiday Edition

Breakfast with Santa at Krause Berry Farms

Sunday December 8 2019 Langley

Fluffy pancakes with local berries and syrup? And Santa! And all by donation for a good cause? Sign us up!

>> Breakfast with Santa at Krause Berry Farms

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