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Take a look at some of the events happening in and around Vancouver!

Carolling with Carousel

Sat, Dec 8

The Waterfront Theatre, Granville Island map

Get into the holiday spiritwith our family holiday sing-along!  Theevent will feature local holiday favourites, the Gingerbread Men, who willperform an assortment of holiday classics and lead sing-a-longs of festivefavourites.  Holiday crafts and treatswill be available before and after the show and during intermission. 

Christmas at Kilby

Sat, Dec 8 - Sun, Dec 9

215 Kilby Rd, Harrison Mills, BC V0M 1L0, Canada map

We will be serving upour famous Roast Turkey dinner and all the trimmings for lunch! Book your tablein our cozy restaurant for our traditional Christmas lunch at either our noonor 2 pm seating. Enjoy a full course roast turkey dinner includes roast turkey,mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cranberry sauce, gravy and dinner rollplus your choice of two desserts and a beverage for $22.95. The gift shop willhave many unique items & exciting gift packs all ready for the holidayseason.

A Classic Christmas

Sat, Dec 8

11295 Mellis Dr, Richmond, BC V6X 1L8, Canada map

Christmas time!A time to embrace and rejoice in the classic music of the past and celebratethe creation of new traditions. For many of you Christmas wouldn’t be Christmaswithout a performance of Handel’s Messiah. The Messiah has been performedcontinually since its debut in 1742 in various arrangements and contexts allover the world. This year the Richmond Orchestra and Chorus are excited topresent the Christmas portions of this great oratorio. Come prepared to join inthe magnificent Hallelujah Chorus! Newer Christmas standards will also befeatured in this concert. Leroy Anderson’s ‘A Christmas Festival’ has become afavourite of audiences during the concert season. And of course no Christmasconcert is complete without those beloved traditional carols. Come and get intothe Christmas mood with us!

Carol of the Child

Sat, Dec 8

690 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2L1, Canada map

The VancouverChildren’s Choir will present timeless holiday music, including many favouriteschosen from our 35 years of Christmas concerts.

Walnut Road Elementary Holiday Market

Sat, Dec 8

16152 82 Ave, Surrey, BC V4N 0N5, Canada map

Walnut RoadElementary Holiday Market:
We’re back! Come out and enjoy the day with cherished returning businesses aswell as bright and cheery faces new to the Market this year. Our main area willbe filled to the brim for your shopping pleasure but keep your eyes peeled forgoodies like a photographer doing onsite sessions, music filling the air and afull concession along with a bake sale. A donation to the students at WalnutRoad Elementary is all we suggest. You may even win one of our many prizescoming from our 50/50 and raffle basket draws. Already we have all vendorsdonating pieces of their art and prizes from local attractions such as CapilanoSuspension Bridge, Manning Park, Vancouver Canadians, Vancouver Canucks, FlyOver Canada, and much more!
When: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 10am-3pm
Where: Walnut Road Elementary School
Address: 16152 82nd Street, Surrey, BC

A German Baroque Christmas

Sat, Dec 8

3255 Edgemont Blvd, North Vancouver, BC V7R 2P1, Canada map

For a shiningstart to the holiday season, join Laudate Singers for A German BaroqueChristmas, a glorious and joyful programme sure to delight audiences.
Launching Laudate’s 2018-2019 main season, A German Baroque Christmas willtransport audiences back to the cathedrals of 17th-century Dresden with musicby Johann Christoph Bach, Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Schütz, Johann Pachelbeland other greats of the early Baroque period in Germany.
Laudate Singers welcome a guest ensemble of acclaimed Vancouver Baroqueinstrumentalists Nancy DiNovo, Carolyn Cole, Isabelle Roland, Heather Hay, AnneDuranceau, and Michael Molnar.
The audience is invited to enjoy festive treats and meet the artists at theintermission reception.

Christmas Magic & Santa Photos

Sat, Dec 8

Britannia Mine Museum, 1 Forbes Way, Britannia Beach, BC V0N 1J0, Canada map

Christmas Magicreturns to the Britannia Mine Museum. Take a ride with one of Santa’s elvesinside our mine tunnel where your family can meet the real Kris Kringle! Enjoya complimentary photo with Santa set against the backdrop of a festivelydecorated grotto. Then, warm yourself up inside our machine shop with a hotchocolate while Mrs. Clause helps you make your very own gingerbread house totake home with you.

Shiny Fuzzy Muddy

Sat, Dec 8 - Sun, Dec 9

3102 Main St, Vancouver, BC V5T 3G7, Canada map

Celebrating 16 yearsof Shiny Fuzzy Muddy Collective holiday events, the annual artist curatedcollection of fine art, craft and design will host a two-day only show at theHeritage Hall, 3102 Main Street, in Vancouver, BC on Saturday, December 8th andSunday, December 9th. This collaborative event provides a venue that championscraftsmanship over mass production, hosting over 30 BC based artists to exhibitin an intimate environment where shoppers can mingle with the makers and findholiday gifts created with intention, that become future heirlooms.

O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo

Sun, Dec 9 - Tue, Dec 11

39 Smithe St, Vancouver, BC V6B 5E7, Canada map

Afterlegalization, what’s next? The O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo Vancouverpresented by MNP will be Canada’s first major cannabis conference and expopost-legalization. The producers of the annual O’Cannabiz Conference and Expoin Toronto and Grow Up Cannabis Conference and Expo in Niagara Falls areexcited to announce their expansion to Canada’s west coast, and cannabis hub –Vancouver, British Columbia.

Canada’sleading cannabis industry event, O’Cannabiz will gather the most innovative andforward-thinking leaders in the industry. This groundbreaking three-day eventwill encompass a cannabis meets healthcare forum, a consumer Expo as well as anindustry Conference where participants will meet to explore topics including:

• The Feds, TheProvince and Your City – Where key legalization policies mesh and/or collide
• Big Issues Beyond the Bud – The realities of the cannabis business, includingreal estate, distribution, marketing, branding and pricing
• Tomorrow Today – Innovations in cannabis technology, production and logisticsthat could leave non-embracers behind
• Controlled or Free-market? – The politics and practicalities of privatizedretail
• First Nations First – Cannabis revenue and Indigenous enterprise
• A Roadmap for Licensed Producers – An all-stages strategy session from plantto consumer
• Thinking Locally – The “craft brew” approach to cannabis and the philosophyof marketing to “loca-vapers”
• The Liquor Boards’ Pot Report – A 60-days-in recap from the liquor boards ofBritish Columbia, Ontario and Alberta, which will oversee the buddingrecreational cannabis trade

HIGHLIGHTS:
• Keynote by actor and former TV personality Montel Williams, who has been amedical cannabis advocate for nearly two decades due to his personal battlewith multiple sclerosis
• Over 100 speakers including some of the most innovative and forward-thinkingleaders in the industry including Jody Vukas (Smart Grow Pros), Dr. DavidOstrow (Vancouver Coastal Health Authority), Dr. Joseph Rosado (CoastalWellness Centre), Wendy Hulton (Dickinson Wright LLP), Sumit Mehta (The ArcviewGroup), Dr. Brigitte Simons (Molecular Science Corp.), Dr. Dedi Meiri (TechnionInstitute), DJ NDN (from A Tribe Called Red), Bruce Linton (Canopy Growth) andmore
• More than 150 exhibitor booths in 60,000 square feet of space

Food Band Friday

Fri, Dec 14

London Drugs, 710 Granville St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1E4, Canada map

KiSS RADiO, JACK 96.9, NEWS 1130 and Sportsnet 650 will all be broadcasting live on location for Food Bank Friday. Help us stock the shelves of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank while taking in a variety of holiday activities and the chance to win great prizes! Make your dollar count and help make a difference for those who need it most.

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