Christmas Events & Activities
There is so much to see and do on Vancouver’s North Shore during the holiday season. We have our annual family friendly festivities that run through the month of December like Canyon Lights and the Peak of Christmas. There are also beautiful Christmas light displaysand free community events to help get you into the holiday spirit.
November 27, 2015 to January 3, 2016
Canyon Lights is a must-see holiday event for all ages, with thousands of magical lights twinkling throughout the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. Lots of fun for the whole family.
November 27, 2015 to January 4, 2016
Experience the magic of the season on Grouse Mountain. Visit Santa’s Workshop, meet his reindeer, go outdoor skating, take a sleigh ride and more!
December 5th, 2015 5-8pm
The Shipyards Christmas Festival in North Vancouver includes free family-friendly craft activities, Christmas sing-a-long, photos with Santa and free coffee/hot chocolate and more!
December 19th 7:30-9pm
Enjoy warm refreshments, live musical entertainment, roving performers, free craft workshops and a blazing bonfire. Santa himself may even stop by!
November 27 to December 31, 2015
The holiday Hi-Light Festival at Park & Tilford Gardens is a majestic festival of lights with over 50,000 lights on display. Family Friday Nights: December 4, 11, 18 5-9pm.
There are lots of Christmas shopping options on Vancouver’s North Shore to help you cross names off your Christmas list. With a large shopping centre, Christmas markets and gallery gift shops you are sure to find something for the special person on your list.
Christmas at Lonsdale Quay Market
The Lonsdale Quay Market in North Vancouver is your holiday destination for unique gift ideas, fresh food options for holiday meals, festive music, Santa photos, kids activities and much more! Stop by and enjoy the festive atmosphere and live holiday music all December Long!
December 5th & 11th
Holiday Story Time: Noon-12:30pm
Kids Crafts in Kids Corner: 12:30-5pm
Santa Photos (By Donation): 1- 5 PM
Perform Art Studios Christmas Dance Show 12:30pm
December 6 & 12th
Kids Crafts 1-3pm
Kid’s Cookie Decorating Workshop by El Dorado Pies & Treats 2-3pm
November 20 – December 19, 2015
An exhibition and sale of unique crafts, fine artwork and distinctive gifts at affordable prices featuring 36 artists & artisans at the Ferry Building Gallery in West Vancouver.