FEATURED EVENTS | Kids Out and About Vancouver

FEATURED EVENTS

Sea Smart's Explore the Shore Challenge

Sea Smart's Explore the Shore Challenge is the perfect adventure to get outdoors with your loved ones while exploring our local beaches and supporting ocean conservation! Vancouverites can discover new outdoor locations with these 30 ocean-friendly challenges. Spend time together outside, discover local beaches, support ocean conservation, and enter to win amazing prizes! Each challenge takes between 5-45 minutes and can be done at any beach for kids aged 3 - 99! Everyone is welcome to join. Start earning badges with your family by going outside, discovering local beaches, learning, and getting excited about protecting our oceans!
Dates: 
06/21/2021
06/22/2021
06/23/2021
all day
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Organization:

Sea Smart

Location:

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Vancouver, BC, .
Canada

Phone:

(6O4) 358-0163

U-Pick- Surrey Farms

Strawberry U-Pick Fields Now Open! To avoid disappointment, please call ahead for availability at 604.574.1390 to ensure U-Pick is open as U-Pick fields are subject to field availability and supply. U-Pick is available at two locations: 4981 King George Blvd and 5180 152 Street, Surrey BC Strawberry, Blueberry, and Raspberry U-pick fields are open during the berry season as they become available and depending on weather conditions. We have multiple fields of each berry and U-pick areas are moved depending on supply to ensure that guests are in the best areas for picking.
Dates: 
06/21/2021
06/22/2021
06/23/2021
9:00 AM TO 6:00PM
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Organization:

Surrey Farms

Location:

5180 152 St
Surrey, BC, V3S 0L2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-574-1390

Virtual National Indigenous Peoples Day

Join us for Surrey's National Indigenous Peoples Day livestream on June 21 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for the Kids Show and regular programming from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., broadcasted on the FRAFCA Facebook and YouTube Live. Celebrating the rich culture and history of Indigenous Peoples in Canada. Surrey’s National Indigenous Peoples’ Day Celebration and Wellness Event hosted by Surrey’s Local Land-based First Nations (Semiahmoo, Kwantlen, Katzie), brings together First Nations, Métis and Inuit families through a celebration of the culture and traditions of Indigenous People.
Dates: 
06/21/2021
11:00am - 7:00pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Art Downtown

Art Downtown is an outdoor summer program where artists are exhibiting and painting live in an outdoor space, with live music brought to you in partnership with Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (DVBIA) and Hudson Pacific Properties. Art Downtown is a project that allows artists and the public to connect, inspire each other and share creativity. From June to September, artists will be presenting their work and painting techniques in the beautiful setting located at several locations in downtown Vancouver and Burrard Benches at Bentall Centre, downtown Vancouver. You can find us from Tuesday to Friday from 11 AM till 5 PM.
Dates: 
06/22/2021
06/23/2021
06/24/2021
11 AM till 5 PM
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Location:

570 Granville St
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3P1
Canada

Phone:

604.682.7301

U-Pick Fields Open at Emma Lea Farms

Our sweet and juicy berries will be ready for you to pick or to buy them freshly picked for you daily beginning in June. Please check back for specific dates as the season draws closer. The start date can change from year to year, depending on the weather. Please call us for updates at 604-946-8216 or check our our Facebook page.
Dates: 
06/21/2021
06/22/2021
06/23/2021
8 am - 6 pm
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Organization:

Emma Lea Farms

Location:

2727 Westham Island Rd
Delta, BC, V4K 3N2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-946-8216

Full Bloom Lavender Farm

Walk among the rows of lavender and take in the scent of a field in bloom. Welcome to Full Bloom Lavender Farm. We are located in the countryside of beautiful South Langley, about one hour east of Vancouver. We have over 2300 lavender plants and several varieties which bloom at different times.
Dates: 
06/21/2021
06/23/2021
06/24/2021
times vary
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Location:

2926 - 248th Street
Langley, BC, V4W2R2
Canada

Phone:

778-955-5871

Dairy Barn Tour at EcoDairy

We invite you inside our barn to meet the cows face to face, push up their feed, see them interact with one another and see the cow brush and robotic milker in action, spend time in our Discovery Zone with our hands-on displays designed with our partners from Science World, watch the movie in our mini-theater.
Dates: 
06/22/2021
06/23/2021
06/24/2021
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 AM – 4 PM Sundays: 11 AM – 4 PM Mondays: Closed
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Organization:

EcoDairy

Location:

1356 Sumas Way
Abbotsford, BC, V3G 2G4
Canada

Phone:

604-557-5481

Virtual Genealogy Camp for Kids from the National Archives

Ever wondered about your family’s roots and who is on your family tree? This free, hands-on camp will introduce the basics of genealogy research to kids aged 12 and up. Discover how to use National Archives resources and to be a history detective into your past! The program is limited to 25 campers. This program is made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation.
Dates: 
07/05/2021
07/06/2021
07/07/2021
See website for details.
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Pot-a-Plant at Kids Market

Gardening grows on you! Join us June 27th from 12-3 for some safe, planting, fun!!! Decorate your own mini flower pot and then plant a flower to take home with you. (while quantities last)
Dates: 
06/27/2021
1 PM – 3 PM
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Organization:

Kids Market

Location:

1496 Cartwright Street
Vancouver, BC, V6H3Y5
Canada

Phone:

604-689-8447

Young Archaeologists

Dig for treasure on an archaeological dig at London Heritage Farm. Use what you found to learn about Richmond’s history. A full-day program for children ages 6-10yrs from 9:30am-3:30pm
Dates: 
07/13/2021
07/14/2021
07/15/2021
9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
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Richmond Museum

Location:

7700 Minoru Gate
Richmond, BC, V6Y 1R9
Canada

Phone:

604-247-8300

Train Days at the Museum

All Aboard! During your one-hour visit, complete a train themed scavenger hunt, enjoy some fun train activities and take a selfie at our train photo opp. On your way out, take home a train craft kit to do at home. Please note the TD Explore Zone is temporarily closed.
Dates: 
06/25/2021
06/26/2021
9:30am -4:30pm
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Organization:

Museum of Surrey

Location:

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

Phone:

604-592-6956

Nikkei Garden Farmers Market

Stroll through the booths of fresh and locally grown produce, deliciously prepared food, uniquely crafted by local makers, all while enjoying the Japanese garden and its seasonal beauty! The Nikkei Garden Farmers Market's first day will be on June 13, and the market will be hosted on the second and fourth Sundays of each month through October. Nikkei Farmers Market is a member of the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets, BCAFM.
Dates: 
06/27/2021
07/11/2021
07/25/2021
10am-2pm
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Location:

6688 Southoaks Crescent
Burnaby, BC, V5E 4M7
Canada

Phone:

604.777.7000