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Vancouver Christmas Market

Mon, Dec 22, 11:00am–9:00pm

Vancouver Christmas Market

Wed, Dec 24, 11:00am–6:00pm

Lachlan Patterson

Sat, Dec 27, 8:00pm

95th annual Polar Bear Swim

Thu, Jan 1, 12:30pm–3:00pm

VSO: Tea & Trumpets

Thu, Jan 8, 2:00pm–3:15pm

Tango Poema

Fri, Jan 9, 8:00pm

VSO Pops: In the Mood for a Melody

Sat, Jan 10, 8:00pm–10:10pm

VIVA Vancouver Robson Redux Info Session

Mon, Jan 12, 6:30pm–8:30pm

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Celebrate the holidays with Bright Nights Christmas Train, Festival of Lights, and more

Dec 12, 2014 – Visit family-friendly holiday events and light displays at Vancouver's parks and gardens. Ride the Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park, check out the Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Gardens, and enjoy festive light displays on the False Creek Seawall and at Lost Lagoon.

City staff proactively prepare for King Tide

City staff proactively prepare for King Tide

Dec 19, 2014 – In anticipation of high tides throughout the holiday season, City of Vancouver staff have taken a proactive approach to protect and prepare neighbourhoods from potential flooding.

Keep fit during the holidays

Dec 18, 2014 – All community centres, fitness centres, pools, rinks, and golf courses will be open throughout the holiday season, including many on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Downtown Vancouver

Vancouver to host the first-ever Americas Masters Games in 2016

Dec 17, 2014 – The City of Vancouver, in partnership with the Vancouver Hotel Destination Association, Tourism Vancouver, PavCo, UBC, and Sport BC, will host the first-ever Americas Masters Games in the summer of 2016. The games will welcome over 7,500 amateur athletes from around the world, aged 35 to over 100, and will have a positive impact for the economy, tourism, and sport development in Vancouver and the region.

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