In the Vancouver, Coast & Mountains region, there are festivals and events for families, arts enthusiasts, birdwatchers, sports buffs and more.
Options include eagle festivals in Brackendale and the Fraser Valley, and cultural events such as Caribbean Days in North Vancouver or the European Festival in Burnaby. Foodies can indulge at the Lund Shellfish Festival. There are also arts festivals, such as the Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts and the Harrison Festival of the Arts.
For high-action, watch the Abbotsford Airshow, the Cloverdale Rodeo or logging sports in Squamish.