Grab a team of 4 together and come out for some Trivia Night fun! All proceeds go towards the Vancouver International Children's Festival's Hospital program.
Featured Performers & Special Events
Our 2018 Festival will feature dazzling performances from artists far and wide. From local treasures to rare and exotic finds, these captivating performers will put a smile on your child’s face and hopefully even make you hoot with laughter.
We’ve got many exciting shows and special events planned for you this year! Browse the list below to see who’s performing this year.
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Come on an adventure inspired by nature! Vince wants to explore the forest but he’s too scared. Until one day he meets Poggle. A joyous and stimulating experience for the youngest of audiences.
Are you ready to move and groove? You’re invited to a dance party with Splash’N Boots. Energy, dance and music are all rolled into a wild tornado of fun and joy. Bring your dancing shoes and get up off your feet!
Follow the enchanted adventures of bakers Bun and Bap as they encounter mischievous doughy characters, venture through forests of breadsticks and sift through magical flour storms – all while the heavenly smell of freshly baking bread fills the theatre!
Dans ce conte fascinant, Ashini, un jeune innu se lance dans un monde de rêves à la recherche du collier perdu de sa grand-mère et de sa culture oubliée. Là, il se retrouve dans le monde étrange des Onis, dans un Japon du VII ème siècle, où il rencontre une petite fille avec un destin particulier. Pourra-t-elle l’aider ?
Bernie is a boisterous puppy waiting to be chosen from the animal shelter. Mabel is a lonely widow, trying to fill an emptiness in her heart. The day they find each other is the beginning of a profound friendship and an epic adventure.
Armed with a bicycle, balls, a table, a barrel and a board, 6 totally outrageous characters are let loose on the stage. Don’t miss this playful extravaganza of circus, music, theatre, and comedy all rolled into one spectacular show!
The baddest (and by bad we mean good) dance crew around, the I.aM.mE crew will blow you away with their fancy tricks, mad skillz and diverse styles! Positively popping, these reigning champions of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew will leave you chanting for more!
Feel the explosion of energy when Fana Soro and Masabo hit the stage! Come celebrate this beautiful and thrilling expression of West African history and culture.
Singing, stepdancing and fiddling take center stage when Jocelyn Pettit and her band come to the Festival! A lively concert of Celtic and Canadian folk music, the rhythmic energy and pulse of the music will get kids’ toes tapping and hands clapping!
Uplifting songs come to life through the talented voices of one of Canada’s finest youth choirs. The Vancouver Youth Choir carry audiences away with their engaging performances of diverse and eclectic music.
Pow wow dance, hoop dance and Métis jigging are beautiful expressions of Indigenous Peoples’ spirituality, history and culture. Come celebrate this rich cultural treasure with the Cree, Blackfoot and Métis dancers of Nimihitowin!
Quelle meilleure façon de finir votre journée au Festival que par une série de courts-métrages de l’Office national du film (ONF)?! Nous avons sélectionné parmi les meilleurs films à ne pas manquer pour vous et vos enfants.
Unique! Exceptional! One-of -a-Kind! There really is no one quite like you! One of a Kind is a series of stories performed by a talented group of extraordinary, emerging storytellers.
Watch Festival performers cut loose at our annual Variety Show! This year’s tour de force, features the zany circus antics of Les Parfaits Inconnus, a feast of traditional songs, stories and dance from Masabo, a dance extravaganza from I.aM.mE Dance Crew, plus toe-tapping, sing along tunes from beloved favourites Splash’N Boots!