STARS of Vancouver Award Winner

June 17, 2018

We are a STAR of Vancouver!

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival is delighted to announce that readers of the Vancouver Courier voted the Festival number one in the category of Children’s Entertainment and number two in the category of overall Festival!

Every year, the Vancouver Courier canvases readers to determine the city’s best cultural, dining, entertainment and retail offerings in the STARS of Vancouver Awards.  Each year, residents eagerly await the results of this readers’ choice awards to find the best Vancouver has to offer. Votes were gathered from the Courier’s 106,000 readers through an online poll and then the winners were announced both online and in the newspaper.

“I absolutely LOVE this event! I can’t say enough good things! I like the variety of hands-on craft opportunities, the music, the people in costumes, the general atmosphere, everything! I also love the performers – the variety of options is fantastic (styles/age appropriateness etc.). Now I tell all my friends they have to go too,” exclaims a parent from a recent Festival.

“Thank you to everyone who voted for the Vancouver International Children’s Festival for this prestigious award,” states Katharine Carol, Artistic and Executive Director.  “The Festival has been providing quality children’s entertainment for over 40 years and we are truly honoured to be recognized as the Best in Children’s Entertainment in Vancouver.”

Please come to the 2019 Festival, May 27 – June 2 and see why we were voted #1 in the city for Children’s Entertainment.