December 19, 2019 Happy Holidays from our family to yours! We want to wish you a wonderful festive season and a very Happy New Year! Heading into December, you may be looking for great local events and activities to explore with friends and family. Here are a few of our local Vancouver favorites! Vancouver Christmas Market The Vancouver Christmas Market takes place at Jack Poole Plaza, downtown Vancouver. Open daily until Christmas Eve, it features souvenirs and from all different European Christmas traditions. VanDusen Garden Festival of Lights A classic Lower Mainland holiday hotspot: VanDusen Gardens is a great place to admire the beautiful Christmas light displays. Whether you’re looking for a date idea or somewhere to take the kids, this is popular at all ages! Bright Nights at Stanley Park Bright Nights is something the children will love! A bright and magical collection decorations are draped on the landscape of Stanley Park. Take a festive train ride with a cup of hot chocolate and enjoy a Vancouver holiday staple. Ice Skating at Robson Square Ice Skating at Robson Square, is a longstanding Vancouver tradition. Taking place in an outdoor rink at the corner of Robson and Howe, this is a great spot to take the kids or a loved one for an evening of festive fun! These fun activities will leave you with some wonderful holiday memories. Enjoy the season!