Wondering what to do on a long Family Day weekend here in Vancouver? Then read on because we’ve compiled a list of things you can do to keep yourself busy!
Day of Skiing/Snowboarding at Cypress
On Saturday, we are heading up to Cypress mountain to go skiing/snowboarding! But what makes this day so special? Well since it’s Family Day Long weekend, Cypress is having some special prices and activities going on!
- Fireworks Celebration at 8 pm!
- Free Magic Go-Around Carousel Rides – All Ages!
- Live Entertainment & Artists – We’ll have family friendly entertainment all weekend long!
- Family Pizza Night (5 to 8 PM) – Get a 16″ Pizza and a Jug of Pop – $9.95 (3 or more Family Members with Lift Tickets or Passes)
For more information on special deals and activities, check out their page here
When: Saturday February 9th
Where: Cypress Mountain
You can snowboard/ski and enjoy special activities, so click join on our Facebook event page and for more detailed information~
Aberdeen Centre’s Chinese New Year Flower and Gift Fair
This year, the Chinese New Year festival collides with the Family Day long weekend, which means there will be even more things for you to do! Although we will be going to the Chinese New Year Parade in Chinatown on Feb. 17th, it doesn’t hurt to go ahead and scope out this cultural celebration! So what better way than to experience this cultural festival at the famous Aberdeen centre in Richmond? Although it is a little way out of Vancouver, this event has a lot of fun activities and shows going on (especially for gift shopping)!
When: February 6th-11
Where: Aberdeen Centre, Suite 130, 4400 Hazelbridge Way, Richmond
For more information on this event, check it out on their website here!
Family Day Celebration
On Monday, the official Family Day holiday in BC, there will be an array of activities and events going on at the Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza. If you have nothing to do that day, come to see some of the great things going on including educational activities, free ice skating, hockey shoot outs, face painting and performances by Said the Whale.
When: Monday February 11th 11:00 am-7:00 pm
Where: Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza
The best part of all is that it’s free, so why not check it out? For more information click here!
The Secret World of Sharks and Rays at Vancouver Aquarium
Never been to the Aquarium in Vancouver? Why not go this weekend to learn about Sharks? At this exhibition, you will get to learn all there is know about Sharks as well as their distant cousins: the skates, rays and ratfishes. Discover their mysterious behaviors, lifestyle and uncover the secret world of these underwater creatures!
When: February 7th – April 30th
Where: Vancouver Aquarium
Check here for more information!!
I hope everyone has a fantastic long weekend, enjoy all there is to see in Vancouver 🙂