The Most Instagram-Worthy Things To Do In Vancouver This Winter

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Tis’ the season for sweet treats, cozy evenings and all the Instagram selfies.

Explore all the fun events and things to do around Vancouver this holiday season with some of these gems.

Instagram-Worthy Spots In Vancouver

Light Tunnel, Grouse Mountain

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The Peak of Christmas is one of the best events the city has to offer. You can go snowshoeing, watch Christmas movies in a cozy little theatre, hit the ice rink and get some beautiful photos walking through this dazzling light tunnel.

Canyon Lights, Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

You can find all the Christmas lights at this North Shore park. Walk across the suspension bridge, the cliff walk and the treetop adventures to soak up all the pretty sights. It also has this gorgeous area with just white lights and decor that looks like it’s just floating in the air.

Festival of Lights, VanDusen Botanical Garden

Soak up all the vibrant colours and music the holiday season brings at this popular festival. It takes over the stunning park with an impressive array of twinkling lights that will brighten up your Instagram feed.

Light Dome, Nordstrom

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Favourite time of year ✨💫🌟 #yslx💘

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Everyone was looking forward to the return of this light dome, by Nordstrom. It’s free and it’s the perfect photo-op. There’s even mistletoe in the middle to share a special moment with your loved one.

Inside A Tree, Vancouver Christmas Market

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Get a picture inside an actual Christmas tree at the Vancouver Christmas Market this year. Then you can grab some mulled wine and check out all the vendors.

Aurora Winter Festival

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Already on Christmas mode ☃️❄️

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The new winter event has a wide range of enchanting photo opportunities for you to enjoy this holiday season, and because it’s inside—you can stay warm too.

This post was originally published on November 29th, 2018 and has since been updated. 

For more fun things to do this Winter, check out the most festive things to do in Metro Vancouver this season.

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