Mark your calendars for CandyTown!
The free Christmas event will cast its magic on Yaletown on Saturday, November 24th, 2018. From 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., visitors can experience a festive Yaletown with palate-popping treats, Yuletide music and cozy carriage rides.
Last year, an estimated 15,000 people came out to Candytown to kick off the holidays and many more are expected this year.
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Lights and candy canes will adorn lamp poles and costumed characters will parade down the street.
Holiday shoppers are invited to start their seasonal gift buying in Yaletown with local merchants as well as a specialty market carrying unique gifts and holiday treats. Likewise, you’ll also find Mainland Street filled with local artisans, street performers and live music.
This year’s activities include:
- “All I Want for Christmas” gift market
- Free horse carriage rides (in front of Roundhouse Community Centre)
- Visits with Santa and the Ice Queen
- Ice carving demonstration
- Live music and street performers
- Candy making
Come out to Yaletown this holiday season for a sweet treat!
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Join us at #CandyTown2018 and dance with your favourite winter roaming characters all in one place! Watch out for our giant polar bears, dancing gingerbreads, snowmen and mooses as they make their appearance on Mainland St. Our holiday characters will interact with revellers and are always open to taking photos with you. Also, meet our lovely winter princesses on stilts, who amaze our tots year after year! • • • • To learn more about CandyTown, visit the link in the bio. | Photo by @jadzer
This post will be updated as more information becomes available.
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CandyTown Yaletown 2018
Location: Mainland Street - 1152 Mainland Street, Vancouver
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Date: Saturday November 24th, 2018