It’s the last weekend to get preparations under way before Christmas; and there’s a ton of fun events and activities happening to take part in.
Check out some of the top things to do in Metro Vancouver this weekend.
Dance | The Nutcracker
Marvel at Goh Ballet’s rendition of The Nutcracker at the Centre of Performing Arts this weekend.
Catch A Show | Cirque du Soleil
The avatar themed show is a must-see, check it out while you still can this weekend.
Comedy | Potted Potter
The parody show condenses all seven Harry Potter books into 70 minutes of hilarity. Check it out this weekend at Vogue Theatre.
Festive | Life-Sized Snow Globe
Get into the holiday spirit by visiting the life-sized snow globe that will be on display in Stanley Park happening this weekend only.
Shop | Vancouver Christmas Market
The German Christmas market is a must for the holiday season. Head to Jack Poole Plaza and enjoy a carousel ride, Artisan vendors, and some mulled wine.
Ride A Train | Bright Nights
A great activity to do with the family, ride the Christmas train in Stanley Park.
Celebrate Christmas | Festival of Lights
The stunning light display will make you speechless. Check it out at VanDusen Garden this weekend.
Family Fun at Bloedel | Holiday Heights
Enjoy holiday festivities and take a ride on the ferris wheel for a view of Queen Elizabeth Park, downtown Vancouver and the North Shore mountains.
Light Maze | Enchant
Shop around the market, get some food truck grub and walk through the beautiful light maze near Olympic Village. This weekend will also feature a special life size snow globe guests can walk through.
Grouse Mountain | Peak of Christmas
Visit Vancouver’s ‘North Pole’ with a visit to Grouse Mountain. Visit with reindeers, meet Santa and go ice skating.
Capilano Suspension Bridge | Canyon Lights
The park is all lit up, including the suspension bridge, cliff walk and treetop adventures.
Explore | Christmas Lights
Check out our map of the best spots to see some stunning Christmas light displays.