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11 Things To Do In Richmond This Winter


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The days are much shorter but the fun is just starting!

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From art shows to parades, here are 11 things to do in Richmond this winter.

Things To Do In Richmond This Winter


Art | ArtRich 2017

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ArtRich is now on until Sunday, December 31st, 2017. This free event celebrates local talent by providing an opportunity for emerging and established artists from Richmond and nearby communities to exhibit together. All ages are welcomed.

Singing | A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol, put on by Gateway Theatre is now playing until Sunday, December 24th, 2017. A Christmas Carol is a fun-filled spectacle with live music for the whole family to enjoy together. Tickets start at $27.62.

Skating | Winter Wonderland

RichmondSkate in a magical wonderland with music, lights, and plenty of decorations. It runs until Sunday, January 7th, 2018.

Parade | Steveston Santa Claus Parade

The Steveston Santa Claus Parade is coming to town on Sunday, December 24th, 2017. See Santa himself and all of his friends!

Yoga | New Year Bunny Yoga

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It doesn’t get any cuter than this. Enjoy yoga alongside bunnies on Sunday, January 14th, 2018. This is an easy flow/yin yoga class with bunnies roaming around you. The bunnies are free to choose humans they like and explore the space while you practice yoga. Tickets are $25.

Conference | BC Sport Leadership Conference

Learn from sports best at the BC Sport Leadership Conference. Speaking at this year’s conference is Jennifer Botterill, Natalie Cook, Cindy Bristow, and Dr. Adrienne Leslie-Toogood.

Race | Ice Breaker 8K Road Race

One of the city’s most exciting sporting events, the Ice Breaker 8K Road Race will take place on Sunday, January 21st, 2018. The event encourages people of all ages to participate.


Comedy | Hollywood Harv LIVE: ‘Bakwaas’ – Outrageous Desi Comedy

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River Rock Casino Resort & A-Town Presents: ‘BAKWAAS’ – Outrageous Desi Comedy. Hollywood Harv takes to the stage on Saturday, January 27th, 2018. This is a 19+ event.

Exploration | Family Fun Days at the Nature Park

Family Fun Days at the Nature Park is coming back from Saturday, February 10th – Monday, February 12th, 2018. Explore the bog through special scavenger/treasure hunts and other adventurous fun activities!

Festival | Children’s Arts Festival

2018 marks the 10 year anniversary of Richmond’s Children’s Arts Festival on BC Family Day. Happening on Monday, February 12th, kids under 12 can immerse themselves in a wide range of hands-on workshops led by professional artists and performers. Admission starts at $5.

Reptiles | Exotic Reptile Show

See snakes, lizards and geckos at the Exotic Reptile Show. Happening at Richmond Nature Park, admission is by donation.


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