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Harbour Air Seaplane Terminal
Nanaimo, British Columbia
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Santa Claus has made his list, checked it twice and has decided that the children of Nanaimo have been oh, so nice! Now, Santa has decided to make a special visit, all the way from the North Pole to Nanaimo. On Saturday, November 30th at the harbourfront in downtown, children from all over will come to welcome Santa and his entourage of singing dancing Elves, who will be arriving in Nanaimo aboard a Harbour Air sea plane. Santa's arrival in Nanaimo is to officially open his namesake workshop in downtown Nanaimo and to star in the Lion's Club Santa Parade at 5pm. The DNBIA invites children and families to kick off the holiday this season and celebrate Santa's official arrival in Downtown Nanaimo!
Whistler Conference Centre
Whistler, British Columbia
Daily from November 29, 2014 to November 30, 2014
Whistler's Original Artisan Market has built a reputation of presenting unique, quality, handmade art & crafts for Whistler residents & visitors looking for one-of-a-kind treasures. Featuring hundreds of artisans at a time, vendors travel from from all over BC to sell their handmade goods & original artwork. The 24th annual holiday craft fair will feature paper goods, food, housewares, ceramics, bath products, jewelry, craft kits, accessories, clothing, knits, artwork, Christmas decorations & so much more! Bizarre Bazaar is juried from hundreds of applications to purposefully feature an array of original & handmade goods in a wide variety of media. Entrance by donation.
Chuck Mobley Theatre
Quesnel, British Columbia
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
For 30 years this versatile quintet has been dazzling audiences with their high energy interactive programs. Foothills Brass delivers serious fun! Tickets $25 ($20 Seniors & Students) available at Quesnel Music, KMax, Save-on Foods and at the door.
4010 Whistler Way
Whistler, British Columbia
Daily from December 3, 2014 to December 7, 2014
The 2014 Whistler Film Festival combines an international film competition with a concentrated industry summit. It's dedicated to furthering the art of film by providing programs that focus on the discovery, development and promotion of new talent culminating with a must attend festival for artists, the industry and audiences in Whistler.
Downtown Prince Rupert
Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Daily from December 5, 2014 to December 6, 2014
This annual event kicks off with the Lighting of the Christmas Trees at the Court House on Friday evening.
Local choirs & musicians sing carols while everyone munches on cookies & candy canes, washed down with hot chocolate, all supplied free by local sponsors.
Saturday's a special day for the children, starting with a traditional pancake breakfast with Santa & followed by the downtown Santa Parade.
Saturday evening's Sailpast sees festively decorated commercial & pleasure boats parading their vessels up & down the harbour playing Christmas music.
Hot chocolate, apple cider & cookies are free in keeping with the spirit of the season.
Mission, British Columbia
Friday, December 05, 2014
Santa Claus comes to Mission for one of the largest night time Christmas parades in BC. The fun rolls out at 7:30 pm when the Mission Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its 31st Mission Candlelight Parade.
Vancouver, British Columbia
Daily from December 5, 2014 to December 23, 2014
This annual Christmas tradition began more than 50 years ago in Coal Harbour with one boat decorated with Christmas lights. Today, more than 50 boats festooned with 100,000-plus twinkling lights can be seen gliding through Vancouver's waterways on peak evenings. The spectacle viewed from shore is free, but the best experience is aboard the carol ships themselves, which carry more than 30,000 guests every season. Tickets for different ships range in price & offerings.
Check our website to see the list of participating ships; be sure to check the sailing schedule online as it changes nightly.
North On Main St At White Ave
Penticton, British Columbia
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Parade starts at 4:30pm
North on Main Street at White Avenue to Front Street
Barkerville, British Columbia
Daily from December 6, 2014 to December 8, 2014
Don't miss Barkerville's Old-Fashioned Victorian Christmas, featuring decorated displays, delicious home baking in the Wendle House, carol singing at St Saviour's Church and a variety of other festive activities.
Stay overnight in one of our popular B&Bs and discover what it was like to spend the holidays in Barkerville during times gone by.
Come savour this exciting yuletide treat!
Silver Star Village
Silver Star Mountain Resort, British Columbia
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Join us from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm for the official kick off to the festive season here at Silver Star! We'll have entertainment galore with crafts, games, sleigh rides, singing and so much more.
Warm up by the fire with a hot chocolate or toasted marshmallows. With a special appearance from Santa Clause, this will be a night to remember for your whole family. If you haven’t yet started your Christmas shopping what better place than Silver Star’s wonderful boutiques and souvenir stores?
Following this event, enjoy a very special "Trail of lights" snowshoe tour. Free admission.