Vancouver events

Fun Vancouver events 2016 festivals, parades, sporting events, trade shows, fairs, fireworks, concerts...

Main events in Vancouver: Chinese New Year parade, annual fireworks competition, Sun Run race and Vancouver Marathon.

Cherry blossom festival in Vancouver

January 2018

Vancouver Polar Bear Swim: New Year's day tradition in Vancouver on January 1st at English Bay Beach.

Vancouver Wedding Fair and fashion shows in Vancouver in January  at Westin Bayshore Hotel

Dine out Vancouver in January February. Restaurants, tasting dinner with 3 or more courses.

Vancouver' Hot Chocolate Festival in January February.

Vancouver Boat Show in January at BC Place, Granville Island.

The Motocycle Show Vancouver  in January 19 to 21st 2018 at Tradex Abbotsford.

Vancouver Gift Expo in February at PNE Forum Building.

Missions Fest Vancouver January at Vancouver Convention Centre.

February 2018

Hypothermic Half Marathon February in Vancouver Jericho Beach.

Chinese New Year February. Chinese parade, lions dance, fair in Vancouver.

Jazz Band Festival in February at Bethany Baptist Church.

Vancouver Wellness Show in February at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

First Half Half Marathon in February at The Roundhouse Community Centre.

ComedyFest Vancouver comedy festival in February. Different locations: Centre in Vancouver, The Orpheum, The Vogue Theatre, Lafflines Comedy Club, ComedyMIX, Tom Lee Musical Hall

BC Home & Garden Show in Vancouver on February 21 to 25th 2018 at BC Place Stadium.

Vancouver International Wine Festival in February.

BUILDEX Vancouver construction tradeshow in Vancouver February at Vancouver Convention Centre West.

Vancouver Rock For Dimes in February.

Vancouver Pet Lover Show in February at TRADEX Abbotsford.

March 2017

Vancouver The Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show on March 3, 4th 2018 at Vancouver Convention Centre.

VancouFur 2018 convention in Vancouver on March 8 to 11th 2018.

Women In Film Festival March in Vancouver.

CelticFest Vancouver in March. Celtic Village on Granville St.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Vancouver March.

Vancouver Fashion Week in March.

CIFF Film Festival Vancouver on March 28 to May 3rd 2017.

Vancouver Auto Show 2017 March 28 to April 2nd at Vancouver Convention Centre.

Cherry Jam Downtown Concert on March 30 2017 at Burrard Skytrain Station. Free event in Vancouver.

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 March 30 to April 23rd
Most beautiful cherry trees season in Vancouver.

April 2017

Vancouver events April 2017

Sakura Illumination in April at Sunset Beach Park. 

Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festivals: concert Band Orchestra Festival
April 5 to 8th 2017.

Sakura Days Japan Fair in VanDusen Botanical Garden on April 8, 9 2017. Cosplay Contest, Japanese tea ceremony, Japanese festival food, music and crafts.

Antiques Fair on April 8, 9th 2017 at Kerrisdale Arena Vancouver.

MEC Vancouver race Series Three: 5k, 10k on April 13 2017.

Easter Sunday on April 16th 2017.

Vancouver Sun Run in April 23rd 2017. The 10 km race will start on Georgia St and end on Pacific blvd.

Vancouver Opera Festival on April 22 to May 13th 2017.

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May 2017

Best Vancouver events May 2017

BMO Vancouver Marathon on May 7th 2017.  26.2 miles. The race will start at the Queen Elisabeth Park and finish at Vancouver Convention Centre.

Vancouver Design Week May 12 to 14 2017.

Run For Women in Vancouver on May 13th 2017.

Vancouver Job Fair on May 18th 2017 at the Best Western Plus Hotel, Granville St.

Art Vancouver on May 25 to 28 2017 in Vancouver Convention Centre.

Vancouver Comic Arts Festival in Yaletown Vancouver on May 20, 21 2017. Event at The Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre.

Vancouver Children’s Festival on Granville Island Vancouver in May 29 to June 4th 2017. Circus acts, music, dance, acrobats, puppets...

June 2017

Vancouver events June 2017

Vancouver Craft Beer Week on June 3, 4th 2017

Vancouver Festival of Oceans Films on June 4 2017 at SFU Woodwards.

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival in June to September in Vanier Park Vancouver.

Spartan Race Sprint/Super Weekend on June 10, 11th 2017 at the Mount Seymour North Vancouver.

Italian Day in Vancouver in June 11 2017 on Commercial Drive.

RioTintoAlcan: Dragon Boat Festival in False Creek.

Tough Mudder in Whistler June 17, 18th 2017.

Car Free Day on June 18 to 30th 2017.

Vancouver Jazz Festival on June 23 to July 2nd 2017.

Music Day on June 21st.

Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon & 5k on June 25 2017.

Greek Day in Vancouver in June on Broadway from MacDonald to Blenheim Street. Greek food, dance performances, Greek market, kids fun. Win a trip to Greece.

July 2017

Vancouver events July 2017

Canada Day on July 1st in Canada Place Vancouver. Shows, dancers…

Indian Summer in July. Arts festival.

Concerts Series at Dr Sun Yat Sen Chinese Garden in July to August.

Subaru Vancouver Triathlon in July.

BC Bike Race Vancouver to Whistler July 5 to 13th 2017.

Vancouver Ironman Triathlon in July in Downtown Vancouver.

Anime Evolution: Vancouver in July at the University of British Columbia.

Vancouver Folk Music Festival in July. Jericho Beach Park.

Caribbean Days Festival in North Vancouver July.

Theatre Under the Stars in July to August. Stanley Park.

Honda Celebration of Light in Vancouver on July 29, August 2, 5 2017. Fireworks competition at the English Bay Downtown.

Illuminares Lantern Procession

August 2017

Vancouver events August 2017

PNE (Pacific National Exhibition) in August to September. East Hastings Street and Renfrew Street. Live shows, rides, games, playland… One of the best Vancouver events for kids.

Lady Gaga world tour 2017 in Vancouver on August 1st 2017 at Rodgers Arena.

SeaWheeze Half Marathon on August 12th 2017.

Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival in August in Granville Island. 

Ride to conquer cancer in August in Vancouver.

September 2017

Vancouver events September 2017

Antiques Fair on September 2, 3rd 2017 at Kerrisdale Arena Vancouver.

Color Run in Vancouver on September 2nd 2017 at Cloverdale Rodeo Grounds in Surrey BC.

Mexico Fest in Vancouver in September.

Luxury Supercar Weekend in Vancouver September in VanDusen Gardens.

Coho Festival in West Vancouver, September in Ambleside Park.

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival in Vancouver in September.

International Fringe Festival in Vancouver September 7 to 17 2017

Vancouver Eastside 10k on September 16 2017. Run Series.

Vancouver Gift Expo on September 17, 18 2017.

Come Light Up The Night In Vancouver! September 22nd 2017. Night race in Stanley Park.

October 2017

Vancouver Wedding & Honeymoon Fall Show on October 1st 2017 at Vancouver Convention Center East.

Sustenance in October. Food inspired festival.

Taste of Yaletown in October. Where to eat in Vancouver? Yaletown restaurants offer menus.

Vancouver Winter Extreme Ski & Board Swap in October at PNE North Forum.

The Vancouver Writers Fest in October.

Vancouver Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon in October. 

November 2017

EAT! Vancouver November 6 to 11th 2017. Food and cooking festival.

SnowBall Classic: Dance Championships in Vancouver in November. Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Vancouver Health Show in November.

Vancouver Antique Show Market: flea Market Vancouver November 
701 Terminal Avenue

Crème de la Crème: wedding show, fashion show Vancouver in November in Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver.

How to Franchise Your business in Vancouver Convention Centre

Vancouver Fan Expo in November 10 to 12th 2017 in Vancouver Convention Center.

Circle Craft Christmas Market: November in Vancouver Convention Centre

Grand Testing Hall in Vancouver in November

Eastside Culture Crawl: arts, Design and Craft Festival
Vancouver in November 

Vancouver Historic Half: November in Stanley Park Pavilion

December 2017

Vancouver Festival of Trees in November to January 2017.

Christmas Market in Vancouver November and December. Christmas Village on Queen Elizabeth Plaza.

Bright Nights & The Christmas Train at Stanley Park November to January.

Rogers Santa Claus Parade in December.

Vancouver Christmas at Canada Place December.

Breakfast with Santa in December. 

Vancouver Festival of Lights: December to January VanDusen Botanical Gardens. Magical night, trees are covered with thousand of lights.

Peak of Christmas: Vancouver in December.

Vancouver Contact Winter Music Festiva in December at BC Place.

Fairmont Waterfront New Year's Eve: December 31st
NYE Party in Vancouver.

Vancouver Free New Year's Eve Party: December 2017. Family event fireworks music entertainment
Along Canada Place Way between Howe and Burrard Streets

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Dine out Vancouver

Vancouver' Hot Chocolate Festival 

Vancouver Boat Show 


Wellness Show 

Chinese New Year  

ComedyFest Vancouver


Vancouver Fashion Week

Auto Show 

CIFF Film Festival


Vancouver Sun Run 

West End Flea Market 

EAT! Vancouver


BMO Vancouver Marathon 

Run For Women Vancouver

Cirque du Soleil Varekai


Italian Day 


BC Bike Race


The Final Match FIFA Women's World Cup 

Concerts Series at Dr Sun Yat Sen Chinese Garden 

Subaru Vancouver Triathlon 


Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race

Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival 

Ride to conquer cancer


Vancouver Design Week 

Come Light Up The Night In Vancouver! 

Wedding & Honeymoon Fall Show


Vancouver Winter Extreme Ski & Board Swap 

The Vancouver Writers Fest 

Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon


Vancouver Health Show

Circle Craft 


Festival of Trees 

Bright Nights & The Christmas Train at Stanley Park 

Rogers Santa Claus Parade