Top 3 Deals & Steals: November 27 – December 3, 2018

Each week, experience our top 3 deals & steals that have been selected for you, whether it be shopping, food, or just tips on how to save some money! Now that Black Friday/Cyber Monday is done, let’s start the holiday deals as we countdown until Christmas. This week we look at stocking stuffer deals for…

6 Free (Yes, Free!) Must-Do Holiday Events

I love Christmas, everything from the lights, the merriment, getting together with family and friends, singing carols, the whole thing. Now that I’m a mom, sharing holiday traditions with my family has become even more important. The holidays are pricey enough, so I’ve compiled a list of my favourite FREE things to do during the…

Top Holiday Things to Do in December

Glow Christmas Light Garden & Market, Langley – November 21 to December 30, 2017 Glow Christmas is Metro Vancouver/Fraser Valley’s newest holiday addition, bringing over 500,000 lights to create the world’s most massive indoor light display at Milner Village Garden Centre in Langley. Tickets are available online here for a discounted price, or at the…

Christmas has Arrived to Potters

If you’re looking to get into the Christmas spirit, look no further than the Christmas Store at Potter’s. Western Canada’s largest and most fantastically festive Christmas store.  This 28,000 sq. ft. is a Christmas wonderland filled with every ornament, garland, and wreath imaginable.  Whatever your theme, Potter’s is likely to have it. One of my favourite themes…

The Holidays Have Arrived at High Street in #Abbotsford

Saturday, November 19th at 5pm marked the Official Tree Lighting and fourth annual holiday event at Highstreet. Highlights included the arrival of Santa Clause, the lighting of a 65-foot Christmas tree, Rudolf, Frosty the Snowman, Spandy Andy the dancing elf, a 40-piece marching band, a team of festive dancers and, of course, a magical snowfall. …

CANDYTOWN – A YALETOWN HOLIDAY FESTIVAL 2016

 On Saturday, November 26, 2016, the fifth annual CandyTown will bring to Yaletown a Christmas bash that’s just as fun and bustling as Santa’s workshop. Beloved across the city, the neighbourhood-wide celebration is hosted by Yaletown’s generous merchants through the Yaletown Business Improvement Association, and promises to infuse holiday spirit into even the most stubborn of…

The Vancouver Christmas Market is Now Open

There’s no better way to start the holiday season than by wandering thru traditional wooden huts and twinkling lights while sipping mulled wine. From one-of-a-kind Christmas ornaments to handcrafted toys, the Vancouver Christmas Market is the perfect place to find that special gift. The market is a great place to take the family for some Christmas…

Christmas at Canada Place – Dec 1-31, 2013

Santa and the Woodwards window displays come early to Canada Place in downtown Vancouver this year for Christmas at Canada Place! A free family oriented month of holiday festivities, Canada Place is hosting a myriad of activities in its Cruise Ship Terminal from December 1 – 31, 2013. Taking place in the Cruise Ship Terminal…

The Vancouver Christmas Market is open for the season!

The Vancouver Christmas market opened yesterday at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza. This outdoor event is guaranteed to put even the biggest Scrooge in the Christmas spirit. The traditional atmosphere is complete with wooden huts filled with handcrafted gifts and food that include german schnitzel, mulled wine, and german beer.         Live…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all!

Merry Christmas! I can’t believe that 2010 is coming to an end. This year has flown by. I started this blog late in the Summer. I still can’t believe that people actually read (and enjoy) the stuff I write. What can I say, thank you all so much for reading. I am truly humbled. There…