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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
05/27/2018
Time: 
1 PM - 3 PM

Location:

Museum of Vancouver
1100 Chestnut St
Vancouver, BC, V6J 3J9
Canada

Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

1200 Cartier Avenue
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 2C4
Canada

Phone:

604.933.6166
Time: 
10 AM - 1 PM

Family Fun Day at Place Maillardville Community Centre

Come on out to the 7th annual Family Fun Day. This free event is filled with community booths, games, crafts, food, and live entertainment.
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Dates: 
05/30/2018
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location:

Westside Midwives
303-2083 Alma St
Vancouver, BC, V6R 4N6
Canada

2-hour Infant/Child CPR at Westside Midwives

This 2-hour course focuses on CPR and choking for infants and children, as well as accident prevention for once babies become mobile.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Organization:

Place des Arts

Location:

1120 Brunette Avenue , British Columbia
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 1G2
Canada

Phone:

604.664.1636
Time: 
7:00 – 10:00pm

Art After Dark

Join our 2017/18 Youth Arts Council for a free night of the arts! Choose a block of two innovative art workshops in the visual and/or performing arts led by professional teachers, then come together with other teens at the end of the night and share what you’ve learned in a performance jam!
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Dates: 
06/11/2018
06/12/2018
06/13/2018

Organization:

Pedalheads

Location:

101 - 4894 Fraser Street
Vancouver, BC, V5V 4H5
Canada

Phone:

888-886-6464
Time: 
halfday-9:30 AM - 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, all day-9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Pedalheads British Columbia Summer

Get your child riding early this year with our Summer biking camps! Encourage a healthy, active lifestyle for your children by enrolling them in our fun and exciting bike camps! Since 1995, we’ve been teaching kids to go from training wheels to trails by combining exciting lesson plans with amazing instructors and small class ratios. Pedalheads offers eight instructional biking levels to choose from, and with the addition of our NEW Pedalheads Mountain Biking programs, there is something for kids of any skill set.
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Dates: 
05/24/2018
05/25/2018
05/26/2018
Time: 
Thursday and Friday from 9:00-2:30 and Saturday from 10:30-7:30

Location:

Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre
13750 88 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3T 1V8
Canada

Phone:

604-501-5566

Surrey International Children's Festival

The 14th Annual Surrey International Children’s Festival inspired young hearts and minds to the greater possibilities and celebrates our rich and diverse cultural heritage though performing and visual arts experience.
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Dates: 
06/02/2018

Organization:

City of Pitt Meadows

Location:

12007 Harris Road
Pitt Meadows, BC, V3Y 2B5
Canada

Phone:

604-465-5454
Time: 
Varies

Pitt Meadows Day

The event originally started as a Strawberry Tea during the Great Depression and grew from there. This year we celebrate 77 years of Pitt Meadows Day Celebrations!
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Dates: 
06/05/2018
06/06/2018
06/07/2018

Location:

1411 Cartwright St
Vancouver, BC, V6H 3R7
Canada

Phone:

604-669-3410
Time: 
Varies

We Three

A world premiere by award-winning Vancouver playwright Meghan Gardiner, this interactive play explores colour, shapes and friendships. Creating gentle, interactive shows for the very young, the CTYP Bee Stage introduces the littlest theatre-goers to storytelling and music in an intimate drama experience that allows them and their caregivers to enjoy theatre on their own terms.
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Dates: 
06/16/2018
Time: 
Saturday morning walks (10 - 11am) Saturday afternoon walks (2 - 3:30pm)

Location:

Surrey Nature Centre
14225 Green Timbers Way
Surrey, BC, V3T 0J2
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Guided Nature Walks

Join us for guided walks in Surrey's nature parks and learn a little more about the urban forest that we are lucky to call home!
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Dates: 
05/22/2018
05/23/2018
05/24/2018

Location:

5000 Canoe Pass Way
Tsawwassen, BC, V4M0B3
Canada

Phone:

(604) 948-6200
Time: 
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Go Outdoors Event at Bass Pro Shops

Starting May 9th to May 28th join us in store for free activities, crafts, giveaways, sales, seminars and much more!
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Dates: 
06/10/2018

Location:

400 Block East Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC, V3L
Canada
Time: 
11am to 5pm

2018 Sapperton Day Street Festival

The 2018 Sapperton Day Street Festival is a non-profit community event put together by the Sapperton Business Association with some help from its community partners and sponsors.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

Derek Doubleday Arboretum 21200 block of Fraser Highway, between Old Yale Road and 216 St.
., BC, .
Canada

Phone:

604-546-0344
Time: 
10 AM - 2 PM

Festival of the Bees

Celebrate the official Opening Day of the Langley Demonstration Garden and explore the wild world of bees and pollination at Langley’s first ever Festival of the Bees!
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Dates: 
07/03/2018
07/04/2018
07/05/2018
Time: 
9am

Location:

Vancouver Aquarium
845 Avison Way
Vancouver, BC, V6G 3E2
Canada

Phone:

604-659-3400

Aqua Camps at Vancouver Aquarium

AquaCamps offer your children a fun, educational experience of a lifetime. Our camps are filled with hands-on activities, animal observations, crafts and time to run around outside to fully engage your children in an environment that encourages active learning. Children will learn about local and exotic animals, life cycles, food webs, adaptations, ecosystems and sustainability.
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Dates: 
06/02/2018

Location:

990 West 59th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, V6P 1X9
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-257-8180
Time: 
see website for details

Marpole Day Community Festival

Don’t miss our annual Marpole Community Day Festival!
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Dates: 
05/27/2018
Time: 
9:30 am

Location:

Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve
Lillooet Road
North Vancouver, BC, V7J 2H9
Canada

Phone:

778 952 SOLE (7653)

Sole Awesome 5km

The Most Fun Family 5km FUN RUN!
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

204 Sixth St
New Westminster, BC, V3M 1L1
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-522-6894
Time: 
see website for details

Hyack International Parade

The renowned Hyack International Parade is British Columbia’s largest parade with over 120 entries from throughout BC and the Pacific Northwest.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Organization:

Britannia Mine Museum

Location:

1 Forbes Way
Britannia Beach, BC, V0N 1J0
Canada

Phone:

1-800-896-4044
Time: 
see website for details

Family Fun Day/BC Mining Month

We're celebrating BC Mining Month with Family Fun Day May 26th, 2018.
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Dates: 
06/02/2018

Organization:

5K FoamFest

Location:

Many locations
in the United States and Canada, BC, .
Canada

Phone:

+1 888-817-6784
Time: 
see website for details

5k Foam Fest Fun Run-Abbotsford

5k Foam Fest has 22 of some of the best and most exciting Obstacles in the world including the worlds largest inflatable waterslide, slip and slides, and mucky mud pits! Combine these with 2.5 million cubic feet of foam that we pump out at each event and you are destined to have a awesome day!
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Dates: 
06/02/2018
Time: 
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:

Douglas Recreation Centre
20550 Douglas Crescent
Langley, BC, V3A 4B3
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

Food Truck Festival in Langley

Join us for the 3rd annual Food Truck Festival in Langley City.
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Dates: 
06/02/2018
06/03/2018

Organization:

City of Richmond

Location:

6911 No. 3 Road
Richmond, BC, V6Y 2C1
Canada

Phone:

604-276-4000
Time: 
10am - 4am

Doors Open Richmond

The 11th installment of Doors Open Richmond is a free weekend-long, city-wide public celebration of heritage, culture and the arts held on June 2 and 3. This year, 41 sites with an eclectic and exciting blend of destinations will open their doors and offer culturally rich and inclusive experiences for free. These destinations include heritage sites, museums, places of worship, green spaces, specialty business, art galleries and artist studios.
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Dates: 
06/21/2018
07/19/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
5pm

Location:

Beaty Biodiversity Museum
2212 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4
Canada

Phone:

604 827 4955

Beaty Nocturnal

Come by for a night at the museum!
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Dates: 
06/02/2018

Organization:

The Heights

Location:

Hastings Street, Boundary Road and Gamma Avenue
Burnaby, BC, .
Canada

Phone:

604.294.8899
Time: 
see website for details

Hats Off Day

Hats Off Day is a huge, one-day street festival featuring a colourful main-street style parade with real local flavour, followed by a big street party. Hastings Street from Boundary Road to Gamma Avenue is car-free, and our streets are packed with families, friends, neighbours, and merchants!
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Dates: 
05/26/2018
Time: 
2 PM - 4 PM

Location:

Mission Midwifery
7327 Horne Street
Mission, BC, V2V 3Y5
Canada

2-Hour Infant/Child CPR Class at Mission Midwifery

This 2-hour course focuses on CPR and choking for infants and children, as well as accident prevention for once babies become mobile.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

20464 Fraser Highway
Langley, BC, V3A 4G2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-510-1788
Time: 
11 AM - 3 PM

Sticky's 3rd Annual Root Beer Festival

Don't miss our 3rd Annual ROOT BEER FESTIVAL!
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

204 Sixth St
New Westminster, BC, V3M 1L1
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-522-6894
Time: 
see website for details

Uptown Street Fest

An extremely popular event in New Westminster, the Uptown Street Fest! supports local vendors, food merchants and other artisan creators to display, sell and show off their creations to the general public.
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Dates: 
06/02/2018
06/09/2018
06/16/2018
Time: 
9am

Location:

Vancouver Aquarium
845 Avison Way
Vancouver, BC, V6G 3E2
Canada

Phone:

604-659-3400

Junior Biologists Club

Junior Biologists Club is excited to start a new season where we continue to explore the animals, science, and research that happen behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and in ocean science research. Get ready to dive into a series of adventures to gain a better understanding of our aquatic planet, the technological innovation in Aquarium research and what we need to do to better protect our oceans.
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Dates: 
06/10/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Location:

Fraser River Heritage Park
7494 Mary St
Mission, BC, V2V 6Y9
Canada

Phone:

604-826-0029

Mission Arts Council's 22nd Annual Children's Festival

This year the Mission Arts Council's 22nd annual Children's Festival is on June 10th, 2018 at Fraser River Heritage Park, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018
06/02/2018
06/09/2018
Time: 
9am - 10am

Location:

Middle Arm Recreational Trail and Waterfront Greenway
7920 Cambie Road,
Richmond, BC, V6X 2B8
Canada

Phone:

604-276-4000

Parkrun Richmond

Parkruns is a weekly, timed 5km walk, jog or run in Richmond. They take place all around the world, and our runs are open to everyone, are always free and are safe and easy to take part in.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018
05/27/2018

Location:

39645 Government Road
Squamish, BC, V8B 0B6
Canada

Phone:

604-898-9336
Time: 
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Day Out With Thomas - Big Adventures Tour 2018

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 20 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and to meet Sir Topham Hatt™, the Controller of the Railway. The activities on site at Day Out With Thomas™ are for you and your children to enjoy for the duration of the event, Food is also available on site throughout the day. Please plan your arrival times accordingly. You should arrive no later than one hour before your scheduled train departure. Trains begin boarding 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
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Dates: 
05/31/2018
06/01/2018
06/02/2018
Time: 
varies

Location:

Lansdowne Centre
5300 No 3 Rd
Richmond, BC, V6X 2X9
Canada

Spectac! 2018-Richmond

The all new Royal Canadian family Circus Spectac!® 2018 brings tradition and thrilling acts to the Magnificent Big Top
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Dates: 
06/15/2018
06/16/2018
Time: 
June 15, Friday- 5:00 - 9:00 pm June 16, Saturday- 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Location:

Town Centre Park-Coquitlam
1299 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam , BC, V3J 0E7
Canada

Phone:

604.263.9911

BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival

The premier Scottish & Celtic festival in the BC Lower Mainland. Friday night “Celtic Kick Off” Beer garden, piping, highland dancing, caber tossing, whisky school, children’s activities, beer garden, cultural activities, vendors, a Grand Finale and wrapping up with the massed Pipeband and a Saturday eve ceilidh (party).
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Organization:

Portobello West

Location:

1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC, V5Y 0C2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-868-6169
Time: 
11 AM - 7 PM

Portobello West Spring into Summer Market

We are kicking off the Summer and celebrating our *NEW 2018 LOCATION* at Yaletown's Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre!
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Dates: 
05/25/2018
05/26/2018
05/27/2018
Time: 
varies

Location:

Tsawwassen Mills
5000 Canoe Pass Way
Tsawwassen, BC, V4M 0B3
Canada

Spectac! 2018-Tsawwassen

The all new Royal Canadian family Circus Spectac!® 2018 brings tradition and thrilling acts to the Magnificent Big Top
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Dates: 
05/26/2018

Location:

2916 McBride Ave
Surrey, BC, V4A 3G2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-535-0015
Time: 
11 AM - 5 PM

44th Annual Alexandra Festival

Alex Fest returns on Saturday, May 26.
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Dates: 
05/28/2018
05/29/2018
05/30/2018

Location:

301 – 601 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B 2P1
Canada

Phone:

604.708.5655
Time: 
10:30 AM-5PM

2018 Vancouver International Children's Festival

Head down to Granville Island for the Vancouver International Children’s Festival May 28 to June 3, 2018! Enjoy spectacular performances from around the globe for kids and families of all ages. Acrobatics, puppetry, theatre, dance, circus, music and lots of arts activities.
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Dates: 
06/03/2018
Time: 
10.30am

Location:

Beaty Biodiversity Museum
2212 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4
Canada

Phone:

604 827 4955

Nature Club Family Days

Nature Club is back and this year we are making things fun and flexible! Drop in between 10:30 am – 1:00 pm the first Sunday of the month to enjoy all of our regular museum programming, including museum tours, Raising Big Blue movie, and special hands-on activities just for you!
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