family fun

Hats off Day

Hats Off Day is an incredibly fun tradition in our family! We have been attending annually for the past 5 years – even before we had Alivia. With a fun filled day of parades, food samplings, kids zone and the Family Fun Dash, it’s guaranteed to be an amazing time for adults and kids alike. We live in such an close-knit community, the businesses in The Heights appreciate each and

Surrey International Children's Festival

Are you looking for something to do with the family this weekend? The 11th annual Surrey International Children’s Festival opens May 21st, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. and continues through Saturday evening with an incredible line up of acclaimed local and international children’s performers. This year’s festival is being held May 21 – 23 with seven ticketed headline performances over three days. Tickets are $10 each. A Saturday “All Access Pass”

PNE-Lineup

The PNE and Playland are traditions in our family. Having grown up in North Burnaby our family was always at The Fair, enjoying the summer concerts, noshing on delicious fair food (oh hello mini donuts!) or thrill seeking on the original coaster – this year is no different. We’re super stoked about the upcoming Summer Concert Line-up, NEW rides and exhibits for 2015! The 2015 Fair will run from August 22

Vancouver Christmas Market Carousel

I am an eager Christmas fan, I start to get giddy as soon as I see Christmas lights going up, as soon as the music starts flooding through the malls, I am in the thick of it, I really enjoy the season. One of the things I look forward to the most is the Vancouver Christmas Market, a traditional German Christmas Market located in Vancouver, B.C. This year happens to

Vancouver Christmas Market

In case you haven’t noticed an upcoming trend.. I LOVE CHRISTMAS. Everything about Christmas. The lights, the trees, the ornaments, the food & treats and of course the chance to spend some much needed time with loved ones. I’m getting pretty excited for 5th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market, opening on November 22nd, 2014. I went last year on the hunt for a pickle ornament and was not disappointed, I had

discovery day

Come and meet one of the Nature Centre’s knowledgeable guides who will get you started with your discoveries in the forest, you’ll have the chance to create an eco-craft, explore with a scavenger hunt and and learn something new with the interactive exploration activities.