It’s the final weekend of the holidays, which means many holiday events close this weekend. We’re focusing on this inexpensive outing up at Queen Elizabeth Park. But be sure to check out our Holiday Bucket List for more weekend events.
Holiday Heights at Bloedel: Arctic Oasis
December 15 – January 7
All at a family-friendly price!
PLUS … Free parking during event hours at the parking lot by the fountains.
But don’t take out word for it! This mom and tot had a wonderful time.
[My daughter] loved scavenger hunting all the beautiful, exotic birds at the Bloedel Conservatory. She kept pointing at the photos on the guide saying ‘I want to find this one!’ one bird after another. It was a nice year end activity followed by a lovely brunch at Seasons in the Park! ~ Polly Chow
Where: 4600 Cambie Street, Vancouver (Queen Elizabeth Park)
When: December 15, 2017 to January 7, 2018 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm daily
Protip: If you go to VanDusen Festival of Lights, you’ll each receive a free ticket to the conservatory.
- Adult (19-64) $6.50
- Senior (65+) $4.35
- Youth (13-18) $4.35
- Child (4-12) $3.15
- Children under 4 free
- Family (2 adults + kids under 19) $14.75
Photo credit: Polly Chow on Instagram
Harriet Fancott is the Editor and Social Media Manager for Vancouver Mom. She has over 20 years experience in the arts, tech and mom-based blogging arenas. She lives in East Vancouver with her husband and son where they enjoy exploring all that Vancouver has to offer from festivals and events to playgrounds and beaches to sushi and ice cream (although not together).