FEATURED EVENTS | Kids Out and About Vancouver

FEATURED EVENTS

VIRTUAL EVENT: Crash Lab! A Virtual Program for ages 6+ - Nov 4 at 6pm Eastern from Danbury Library

Can you smash your way to success? Discover forces and motion with the Connecticut Science Center and Danbury Library by crashing cars and playing virtual tug-of-war. Learn how forces and motion relate to each other, how weight impacts force and motion, and how to record and analyze data during this family friendly, 45-minute STEM workshop. All you need is your sense of discovery and a piece of paper and a pencil!
Dates: 
11/04/2020
6pm EDT / 5pm CDT / 4pm MDT / 3pm PDT / 2pm AKDT
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-797-4528

THE BIG EPIC SPOOKY VIRTUAL HALLOWEEN SHOW

Get excited for our spooky VIRTUAL Halloween show! This live show will take place on the BES Youtube channel and feature special guest, Banana Girl from Kid Talk. Make it spooky and make it EPIC! *RSVP on our website*
Dates: 
10/30/2020
7:30pm EDT / 6:30pm CDT / 5:30pm MDT / 4:30pm PDT / 3:30pm AKDT
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

‪612.321.8243‬

Halloween Drive-Thru Trick or Treat

Come join us thanks to an amazing group of sponsors. Enjoy a spooktastic & physically distanced Halloween Drive - Thru Trick or Treat experience at Tradex From 12-5, come grab a bite to eat from the food trucks and some free candy.
Dates: 
10/31/2020
12- 5pm
Learn More

Organization:

Tradex

Location:

1190 Cornell Street
Abbotsford, BC, V2T 6H5
Canada

Phone:

604-850-1533

The 2020 American Indian Festival Goes VIRTUAL!

The American Indian Festival is VIRTUAL this year. Discover the rich and diverse culture of Native American Indians at this year's virtual festival. Join us with your phone, tablet, or computer for engaging experiences featuring guest historians, musicians, artists, and storytellers.
Dates: 
11/06/2020
1pm EDT / 12pm CDT / 11am MDT / 10am PDT / 9am AKDT
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

301-699-2255

Once Upon a Haunted Sea

The Haunted Sea returns to the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, re-imagined into a month-long experience from October 9 to November 8. Once Upon a Haunted Sea is a fairy-tale reboot of our annual Halloween event, extended to a month-long installation for visitors of all ages to explore with safe distancing measures in place. Follow the path into the darkest depths of the sea and come out a hero with new knowledge and tools to help save the ocean from death by plastic monsters.
Dates: 
10/30/2020
10/31/2020
11/01/2020
10am to 5pm
Learn More

Location:

12138 Fourth Avenue
Richmond, BC, V7E 3J1
Canada

Phone:

604.664.9009

Virtual Event: The Flame: Scary Stories Edition

This Halloween, tune in for a night of Scary Stories from a variety of accomplished, local storytellers, hosted by award-winning actor and one of the creators of Mom's the Word, Deborah Williams. The Flame is a sold-out monthly storytelling event, celebrating its 12th season. Well known in the Vancouver storytelling community for being a sizzling storytelling series, The Flame features personal, true stories shared with a live audience. This past June, Deborah won the Gordon Armstrong Playwright’s Rent Award for co-founding and coordinating The Flame. Her work in this Vancouver storytelling series was cited for continuing to provide “a marvellous, joy-filled resource… [and] celebrates the essential power of the liveness of theatre.”
Dates: 
10/30/2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm PACIFIC
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

604-591-4011

Wee Wednesdays - Virtual! At Main Street Children's Museum

Join us virtually on Facebook Live for Wee Wednesdays where children and their caregivers will sing and wiggle around with us, listen to fun books and participate in activities. Designed for early learners and families with children ages 4 and younger.
Dates: 
11/04/2020
11/11/2020
11/18/2020
10:00-10:30AM
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

(803) 327-6400

Trick-or-Treating in Steveston Village**CANCELLED***

Trick or treaters take to the streets of Steveston in the daylight and visit over 40 participating businesses offering treats. The cute factor is high as anything from a walking gumball machine to Little Bo Peep may cross your path! Neighbourhood kids are invited to bring their treat bag and have some non-scary fun. This event takes place rain or shine!
Dates: 
10/31/2020
3-5 pm
Learn More

Location:

3811 Moncton Street PO Box 31856
Richmond, BC, V7E 3A7
Canada

A Taste of the PNE Drive-Thru: Tricks-and-Treats Edition

The latest in the PNE drive-thru experiences is the A Taste of the PNE Drive-Thru: Tricks-and-Treats Edition. This family-oriented experience will include live spooky characters, Halloween décor, and safe trick-or-treating for the little ghouls and goblins! Admission includes the drive-thru experience as well as a trick-or-treat bag with a selection of mini PNE goodies that includes a Halloween-themed candy apple, treat-sized popcorn, mini cotton candy, mini donuts and packaged candy.
Dates: 
10/30/2020
10/31/2020
October 30: 4-8pm & October 31: 11am-8pm
Learn More

Location:

2901 E Hastings St
Vancouver, BC, V5K
Canada

Phone:

604-253-2311

Alien Invaders Halloween Nature Club- VanDusen Botanical Gardens

Aliens have invaded VanDusen Botanical Garden and we need a team of nature savvy youth to save the Garden! Learn about the invasive species that impact our local ecosystem and how to help combat them with games and experiments! Comfortable, weather appropriate costumes encouraged. Please note that this program takes place entirely outdoors, rain or shine!
Dates: 
10/31/2020
9 AM – 12 PM
Learn More

Location:

5251 Oak Street at West 37th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1
Canada

Phone:

604-257-8668

Vancouver Horror Nights - Xtreme Fear Maze

Vancouver Horror Nights Xtreme Fear Maze is all-new for 2020. Navigate our 12 rooms of terror as you try to escape our labyrinth that plays on your worst nightmares. Need some liquid courage? Our Zombie Cafe & Bar have great food, a beer garden, and hi-balls all October long. Try our "adult hot chocolate". We have extensive COVID-19 Safety Protocols in place and all guests must wear masks while on the event grounds and inside the attraction.
Dates: 
10/30/2020
10/31/2020
4:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Learn More

Location:

2616 Shaughnessy St.
Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 3G6
Canada

Phone:

604-944-4488

A Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween***SOLD OUT***

The exciting world of science returns to the Museum. Join us for family-friendly frights that focus on science. Bats, ghost stories and all things spooky will guarantee a ‘Spoo-ook-tacular’ time for those visitors who dare to explore our interactive world.
Dates: 
10/31/2020
10AM to 3PM
Learn More

Organization:

Britannia Mine Museum

Location:

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

Phone:

1-800-896-4044

Virtual Event: Creepy Crawlers With Brian Kleinman ~ Riverside Reptiles Education Center

Get face to screen with a tarantula. See what happens to a scorpion under a black light. Explore the many legs of centipedes and millipedes and more! Join Brian Kleinman from Riverside Reptiles Education Center www.riversidereptiles.com for a very creeeeepy time!
Dates: 
10/31/2020
12:00 p.m. EASTERN
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

860-567-0857

VIRTUAL EVENT: Streaming | Scary Astronomy: Blue Moon on Halloween 2020 - Oct 31 at 6pm Pacific from Lowell Observatory

There’s a Blue Moon on October 31st this year, which means that Halloween is about to get extra-spooky! The second full Moon in any month is called a Blue Moon, and it’s especially rare for one to fall on Halloween.We’re celebrating this rare event with a Scary Astronomy stream, including live views of the Halloween Blue Moon (weather permitting). Our frightfully fabulous Educators will talk about spooky celestial objects that are sure to give you chills and the possibilities for life on other worlds. Beware—there won’t be a Blue Moon on Halloween again for another 19 years, so you don’t want to miss out!
Dates: 
10/31/2020
9pm EDT / 8pm CDT / 7pm MDT / 6pm PDT / 5pm AKDT
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

928/774/3358

Pro-Day at the Museum of Surrey

Do a scavenger hunt and crafts and check out new exhibit while you're here. All visits must be pre-booked to ensure COVID-19 safety. Free visits are one hour self-led tours of the museum. To book your spot, call 604.501.5100 or do so online at https://www.surrey.ca/.../museum.../programs-and-activities
Dates: 
11/06/2020
9:30 am
Learn More

Organization:

Museum of Surrey

Location:

17710 56A Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3S 5H8
Canada

Phone:

604-592-6956

VIRTUAL Autumn Festival from Aquarium of the Pacific

Delve into the arts, cultures, and marine environments of Asia during the Aquarium of the Pacific’s nineteenth annual Autumn Festival. Autumn Festival is going virtual this year and highlights the traditions and cultures of Japan, China, Korea, and the Philippines through a day of learning opportunities and family entertainment celebrating the rich diversity of Asian and Asian-American cultures.
Dates: 
11/14/2020
9:00AM-12:45PM
Learn More

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

562-590-3100