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FEATURED EVENTS

Haunted Village at Burnaby Village Museum

Explore the Village in the dark of night. Come wonder at the curious, find the unusual and discover the unexpected. Visitors are encouraged to wear their costumes and dancing shoes! Everyone is invited to join the Hill Street Bash! It’ll be a spooktacular time!
Dates: 
10/26/2018
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
6-9pm
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Location:

6501 Deer Lake Ave
Burnaby, BC, V5G 3T6
Canada

Phone:

(604) 297-4565

Science Discovery Storytime at George Mackie - North Delta

Discover the magic of science through interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.
Dates: 
10/16/2018
10/23/2018
10/30/2018
10:30 am – 11:00 am
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Location:

8440 112th Street
Delta, BC, V4C 4W9
Canada

Phone:

(604) 594-8155

Beaty Nocturnal

Come by for a night at the museum! Every month, the museum will stay open late offering activities until 8:30pm. Admission by donation, all ages welcome. Activities include: Raising Big Blue showing, Guided Museum Tour at 7 pm, Hands-on activities where you can learn more about specimens in the museum and our current exhibitions.
Dates: 
10/18/2018
5pm
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Location:

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

Phone:

604 827 4955

Family Pumpkin Carving at Killarney Community Centre

Join us for some Jack-o-lantern fun! Each Family will receive two pumpkins to create their own scary creatures - just in time to display for Halloween!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
4:30PM
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Location:

6260 Killarney St
Vancouver, BC, V5S 2X7
Canada

Phone:

(604) 718-8200

Spooky Sunday at South Delta Recreation Centre

Things are about to get a little bit spooky in South Delta this Halloween!
Dates: 
10/28/2018
1:30 - 4:30 pm
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Location:

South Delta Recreation Centre
1720 56 St
Delta, BC, V4L 2B1
Canada

Phone:

604-946-4141

Family Movie Night at Italian Cultural Centre

This is a new series of events dedicated to young Italian families.
Dates: 
10/22/2018
5 PM – 8 PM
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Location:

3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, BC, V5M 3E4
Canada

Phone:

604 430 3337

School's Out Activities-Cook and Play

Keep your kids moving! Your children will enjoy new and exciting crafts, sports, games and learn how to cook cool treats. This camp is for children ages 6 to 9 years and costs $47.00.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9am to 3pm
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Location:

Kensington Prairie Community Centre
16824 - 32 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3S 0L5
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Troupe Vertigo at Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Los Angeles based Troupe Vertigo was founded in 2009 by Aloysia Gavre {Cirque du Soleil} & her husband Rex Camphuis {Pickle Circus}. Their commitment to create work that is an eclectic and refreshing mix of Circus-Dance-Theater encapsulates the imagination in mentally and physically spell-binding ways as with their current show Tableaux.
Dates: 
10/16/2018
8pm
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Location:

Orpheum Theatre - Vancouver
601 Smithe Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B 5G1
Canada

Phone:

604-876-3434

Beginner Glass Fusion- Bowl at Create-It Emporium

Learn the basics of the art of glass fusion and create your own unique 6 x 6 inch glass bowl.
Dates: 
10/25/2018
11/06/2018
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Create-It Emporium

Location:

17582 56A Ave
Surrey, BC, V3S 4C6
Canada

Phone:

604-574-4044

School's Out Activities-Camp H20 Sports

Be prepared for plenty of action with this popular camp! Activities include games, crafts, daily public swim times and daily swimming lessons along with a leadership skill opportunity for older participants.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
8:30am to 3:00pm
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Location:

Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre
16855 - 24 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3Z 0A2
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

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.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/27/2018
11/03/2018
9am - 10am
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Location:

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

Phone:

604-276-4000

Family Halloween Cruise

Join us on the Paddlewheeler for our Family Halloween Cruise!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
3 PM – 5 PM
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Location:

#150-810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC, V3M 6B9
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-525-4465

School's Out Activities-Jurassic Journey

This day camp is big - dinosaur big!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9:30am to 3:30pm
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Location:

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

Phone:

604-591-4011

Great Canadian Fitfest

“OUR MISSION IS TO HELP EVERY PERSON NO MATTER WHAT LEVEL OF HEALTH OR FITNESS TO CONNECT WITH PEOPLE AND RESOURCES TO BETTER THEIR LIVES PHYSICALLY, SPIRITUALLY AND EMOTIONALLY.”
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
9am-5pm
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Location:

PNE Forum
2901 E Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC, V5K 5J1
Canada

Phone:

604-253-2311

Monster Mash at Eileen Dailly Leisure Pool & Fitness Centre

Partake in this haunted swim with fun water and deck games.
Dates: 
10/26/2018
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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Location:

Eileen Dailly Leisure Pool & Fitness Centre
240 Willingdon Ave,
Burnaby, BC, V5C 5E9
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Family Nights in Cloverdale-Don Christian Recreation Centre

Looking for plans on Friday nights? Join us for an evening filled with family-fun at recreation facilities in Cloverdale!
Dates: 
11/09/2018
5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Location:

Don Christian Recreation Centre
6220 - 184 Street
Surrey, BC, V3S 8E6
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

8th Annual Autumn Fair

Our much anticipated 8th Annual Autumn Fair returns on Saturday October 27, 2018. This popular FREE community event brings in people of all ages together to meet their neighbours, have fun and celebrate the season!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10:00am – 3:00pm
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Location:

2305 West 7th Ave
Vancouver, BC, V6K 1Y4
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-736-3588

Halloween Carnival & Spooky House at Killarney Community Centre

Come to Killarney’s annual Halloween Carnival & Spooky House for some spook-tacular hair-raising fun!
Dates: 
10/31/2018
4:30PM-6:30PM
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Location:

6260 Killarney St
Vancouver, BC, V5S 2X7
Canada

Phone:

(604) 718-8200

Halloween Howler at Cameron Recreation Complex

Join us for free, spooky Halloween fun at Cameron Complex.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Location:

Cameron Recreation Complex
9523 Cameron Street
Burnaby, BC, V3J 1L6
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Spooktacular Toonie Skate

Join us for ice skating, face painting, crafts and games.
Dates: 
10/26/2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location:

Kensington Recreation Complex
6159 Curtis Street
Burnaby, BC, V5G 1M2
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Babytime at George Mackie - North Delta

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.
Dates: 
10/18/2018
10/25/2018
11/01/2018
10:30 am – 11:00 am
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Location:

8440 112th Street
Delta, BC, V4C 4W9
Canada

Phone:

(604) 594-8155

Family Nights in Cloverdale-Clayton Hall

Looking for plans on Friday nights? Join us for an evening filled with family-fun at recreation facilities in Cloverdale!
Dates: 
11/23/2018
12/14/2018
6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Location:

Clayton Hall
18513-70 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V4N 6B6
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

South Delta Family Fright Fest

Join us for haunted Halloween fun at the annual favourite Family Fright Fest!
Dates: 
10/24/2018
04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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Location:

Ladner Community Centre
4734 51 Street
Delta, BC, V4K 3R8
Canada

Phone:

604-946-4141

The Great Pumpkin at CG Brown Memorial Pool

Join us for games, candy and prizes at CG Brown Pool!
Dates: 
10/28/2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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Location:

CG Brown Memorial Pool
3702 Kensington Avenue
Burnaby, BC, V5B 4Z6
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Pre-teen Dances at South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre

Drop by a recreation facility in Surrey for your next pre-teen dance! We have great concession, awesome light shows, and music that you and your friends will love to dance to.
Dates: 
10/26/2018
11/16/2018
12/14/2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Location:

Fleetwood Community Centre
15996 - 84 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V4N 0W1
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Family Day in the Art Gallery

Family Day in the Art Gallery is a drop-in art event for families to explore contemporary art through exhibition tours, hands on art-making, and various art activities such as storytelling, music, or artist performances.
Dates: 
10/21/2018
see website for details
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Organization:

Richmond Art Gallery

Location:

180-7700 Minoru Gate
Richmond, BC, V6Y 1R8
Canada

Phone:

604.247.8300

Celebrate the Night in Maple Ridge

Join us for the third annual Celebrate the Night Festival & Fireworks!
Dates: 
10/28/2018
5:00 - 8:00 pm
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Location:

Memorial Peace Park
11900 224 Street
Maple Ridge, BC, V2X 6A9
Canada

Phone:

604-463-5221

Grave Tales

Join our expert storytellers for a two- or three-hour program of spine-chilling stories, as you walk through the Fort Langley village at night.
Dates: 
10/17/2018
10/18/2018
10/19/2018
see website for details
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Location:

PO Box 129 23433 Mavis Avenue
Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2R5
Canada

Phone:

604-513-4777

Vancouver Baby & Family Fair

This year, our 17th annual Vancouver Baby and Family Fair is going to nudge the newborns, teach the toddlers and prep the parents!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
Sat,10 AM - 6 PM; Sun-10 AM - 5 PM
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Location:

Vancouver Convention Centre East
999 Canada Pl
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3C1
Canada

Phone:

250.590.6180

Family Nights in Cloverdale-Cloverdale Recreation Centre

Looking for plans on Friday nights? Join us for an evening filled with family-fun at recreation facilities in Cloverdale!
Dates: 
10/26/2018
11/16/2018
5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Location:

Cloverdale Recreation Centre
6188 - 176th Street
Surrey, BC, V3S 4E7
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

BOO! Spooktacular Newton

BOO! Spooktacular Newton is back for another chilling day!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
2 PM – 4 PM
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Location:

7380 King George Blvd #305
Surrey, BC, V3W5A5
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-593-2294

Community Skate at Pacific National Exhibition (PNE)

Bring your family and your skates for a fun day of skating! The last Sunday of each month from September to February plus Family Day
Dates: 
10/28/2018
11/25/2018
12/30/2018
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Location:

PNE Forum
2901 E Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC, V5K 5J1
Canada

Phone:

604-253-2311

LEGO Club at George Mackie - North Delta

Love LEGO? We provide the LEGO, you bring your imagination! Come play, create, and experiment. LEGO Club is a fun afternoon program for kids. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult.
Dates: 
10/16/2018
10/23/2018
10/30/2018
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
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Location:

8440 112th Street
Delta, BC, V4C 4W9
Canada

Phone:

(604) 594-8155

North Delta Family Fright Fest

Join us for haunted Halloween fun at the annual favourite Family Fright Fest!
Dates: 
10/18/2018
4:30 – 7:30 pm
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Location:

North Delta Recreation Centre
11415 84 Avenue, Delta, BC
Delta, BC, V4C 2L9
Canada

Phone:

604-946-4141

School's Out Activities-Spooktacular

Spend the day with your fellow witches and wizards as you make scary decorations, get your fortune told and create a potion to enjoy with spooky treats. This camp is for children ages 6 to 12 years and costs $34.00
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9am to 3pm
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Location:

Historic Stewart Farm
13723 Crescent Rd
Surrey, BC, V3T 1V8
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

School's Out Activities-Art MashUp - Puppets!

Dive into the world of puppets!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9am to 3pm
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Location:

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

Phone:

604-591-4011

School's Out Activities-Kids Who Cook

Plan ahead and keep your kids busy when school's out for the day. We have a variety of ways to keep kids entertained with our city-wide school’s out activities.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

Bridgeview Community Centre
11475 – 126A Street
Surrey, BC, V3V 5G8
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Haunted Farm Family Day at Historic Stewart Farm

A shadowy barn, creaky floorboards, rustling trees – visit our haunted farm if you dare! This safe and fun family drop-in shares old-time All Hallow’s Eve traditions, crafts and spooky treats. Light-hearted friendly "ghosts' just might be rattling doorknobs and making special appearances!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
Noon - 3:00 PM
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Organization:

Historic Stewart Farm

Location:

13723 Crescent Road
Surrey, BC, V4P 1J4
Canada

Phone:

604-592-6956

3-on-3 Pro D Day Tournament!

On October 19th, Split Second Basketball will be hosting a 3-on-3 tournament where kids can build their teams and compete against their friends and other schools. It's the perfect activity to keep them entertained on this Pro D Day Friday morning!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9:00am - 3:00pm
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Location:

3055 Cambie St.
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4N2
Canada

Phone:

604 626 6322

Potter's House of Horrors

The Ultra-Scary Show!!!Complete with live actors, animatronics and loud noises
Dates: 
10/15/2018
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
see website for details
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Location:

12530 72nd Ave
Surrey, BC, V3W 2M6
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-572-7706

The Mission Arts Council's Haunted Attraction-RIVER'S EDGE

The Mission Arts Council's Haunted Attraction is now RIVER'S EDGE,
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
7:00-10:00 PM
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Organization:

Mission Arts Council

Location:

33529 First Avenue
Mission, BC, V2V1H1
Canada

Phone:

604-826-0029

Bonsor's Big Boo

Join us for some friendly frightening family fun at Bonsor!
Dates: 
10/26/2018
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Location:

Bonsor Recreation Complex
6550 Bonsor Avenue Burnaby, BC
Burnaby, BC, V5H 3G4
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Ghouls & Goblins Toonie Skate

Bring the family for our Ghouls & Goblins toonie skate.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

Bill Copeland Sports Centre
3676 Kensington Avenue
Burnaby, BC, V5B 4Z6
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Vancouver Writers Fest 2018

This year we welcome 100 plus authors to the 2018 Festival, taking place from October 15-21 on Granville Island and across Vancouver. Under the curatorship of our Artistic Director Leslie Hurtig, this year’s lineup is a collection of voices that explore some of the most pressing topics of our time. Through their works, these authors share unexpected stories, delve into current events and, ultimately, enrich our understanding of what it is to be alive today.
Dates: 
10/15/2018
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
TBA
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Location:

202-1398 Cartwright Street
Vancouver, BC, V6H 3R8
Canada

Phone:

604-681-6330

Beginner Glass Fusion - Ornaments at Create-It Emporium

Ever wanted to create your own beautiful glass candy dish? Well you're in luck! Learn the basics of glass fusion and create your own 6 x 6 inch glass bowl.
Dates: 
10/25/2018
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Create-It Emporium

Location:

17582 56A Ave
Surrey, BC, V3S 4C6
Canada

Phone:

604-574-4044

Storytime at Fraser Valley Regional Library - Brookswood

Introduce children to the love of books and language! Children five years and younger, along with their parents and caregivers, will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and puppets. Story time helps prepare children to learn to read.
Dates: 
10/17/2018
10/24/2018
10/31/2018
10:30 am – 11:00 am
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Location:

20045 40 Avenue
Langley, BC, V3A 2W2
Canada

Phone:

(604) 534-7055

Pumpkin Parade at Confederation Park

Bring your Halloween jack-o-lantern for everyone to enjoy.
Dates: 
11/01/2018
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Location:

Confederation Park
(Albert and Willingdon Avenue)
Burnaby, BC, V5C 2G6
Canada

Phone:

604-294-7944

Haunted Corn Maze at Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch

Join us Saturday's Oct 20th & 27th 2018 for our annual Haunted Corn Maze TWO NIGHTS ONLY!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/27/2018
see website for details
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Location:

18507 20 Ave
Surrey, BC, V3S 9V2
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-542-1205

Pumpkin Tea @ Tea Room - London Heritage Farm

Join us for Afternoon Tea in our cozy Tea Room.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Organization:

London Heritage Farm

Location:

6511 Dyke Rd
Richmond, BC, V7E 3R3
Canada

Phone:

604-271-5220

Potter's House of Horrors-Family Hour

Family Hour. A tamer version of our haunted houses with no live actors or animatronics and with softer sounds
Dates: 
10/15/2018
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
see website for details
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Location:

12530 72nd Ave
Surrey, BC, V3W 2M6
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-572-7706

Ghost Train in Stanley Park

Join Jack on his strange and wonderful journey from October 11 to 31!
Dates: 
10/15/2018
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
see website for details
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Location:

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Vancouver, BC, V6G 1Z4
Canada

Phone:

604-257-8531

Pre-teen Dances at Guildford Recreation Centre

Drop by a recreation facility in Surrey for your next pre-teen dance! We have great concession, awesome light shows, and music that you and your friends will love to dance to.
Dates: 
10/26/2018
11/30/2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Location:

Fleetwood Community Centre
15996 - 84 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V4N 0W1
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Potter's House of Horrors-L'il Haunters

L'il Haunters. Our cute n' friendly play area for younger children with two small haunted houses and other fun activities
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
see website for details
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Location:

12530 72nd Ave
Surrey, BC, V3W 2M6
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-572-7706

Haunted Halloween at Sunset Community Centre

Visit our spooky Halloween Haunted Houses and enjoy trick or treating, crafts, and other fun activities!
Dates: 
10/26/2018
6:30 PM – 9 PM
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Location:

6810 Main Street
Vancouver, BC, V5X 0A1
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-718-6505

Reapers Haunted Attraction

Reapers Haunted Attraction is the scariest indoor theatrical horror experience in Western Canada. An insane asylum themed haunt bringing the horrors of crazed patients to twisted Doctors and Hospital staff.
Dates: 
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
10/18/2018
see website for details
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Location:

9423 Gibson Rd
Chilliwack, BC, V2P 6H4
Canada

Phone:

+1 604-792-8572

Fall Family Fun Nights in South Surrey

Join us for our free family fun nights!
Dates: 
10/18/2018
11/22/2018
6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Organization:

City of Surrey

Location:

13450 - 104 Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3T 1V8
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

School's Out Activities-Fall Treehouse Storytime & Forest Walk at Redwood Park

Join us for a fun, fall story inside the treehouse at Redwood Park then explore the forest on a guided seasonal sensory walk. Parent participation required. This camp is for children ages 2 to 9 years. Registration is required but this camp is free.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
Hourly Session from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Location:

Redwood Park
17900 20 Ave
Surrey, BC, V3S 9V2
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011

Port Kells Nurseries Pumpkin Patch

Our Pumpkin Patch Opens October 1st and runs every day till October 31st. Pumpkin Patch hours are 9 am to 6 pm.
Dates: 
10/15/2018
10/16/2018
10/17/2018
9 am to 6 pm
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Organization:

Port Kells Nurseries

Location:

18730 88th Avenue
Surrey, BC, -
Canada

Phone:

604-882-1344

Halloween Crafternoon

I'm partnering with the North Vancouver City Library on Saturday, October 27th from 1:30pm to 3:30pm for a Halloween Crafternoon.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Location:

North Vancouver City Library
120 14th Street West
North Vancouver, BC, V7M 1N9
Canada

Halloween at Fort Langley

Trick-or-treat at Fort Langley National Historic Site!
Dates: 
10/28/2018
see website for details
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Location:

PO Box 129 23433 Mavis Avenue
Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2R5
Canada

Phone:

604-513-4777

Vancouver Health Show

The Vancouver Health Show is a two-day consumer event for the health conscious individual on October 27 and 28 at Canada Place.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
Sat,10 AM - 6 PM; Sun-10 AM - 5 PM
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Location:

Vancouver Convention Centre East
999 Canada Pl
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3C1
Canada

Phone:

250.590.6180

School's Out Activities-Camp Swim & Skate

Swim, skate, play games and make crafts as well as enjoy a video lunch session on a 8 foot TV screen.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
9am to 3pm
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Location:

Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex - Aquatics
16555 Fraser Highway #100
Surrey, BC, V4N 0E9
Canada

Phone:

604-591-4011