Events

Reimagine Fun at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver International Children’s Festival announces an extraordinary online line-up of world-class theatre, music, dance and storytelling created specifically for children and youth. The Festival returns from May 31 to June 13 to entertain Metro Vancouver children and families. This year, families can experience the Festival online from
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Fred Penner at Home Saturday August 15th!

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival and SoundOn present Fred Penner at home on Saturday, August 15th at 11 am PST. The show will be streaming live via this link. We hope to see you there! This show would not be happening without the amazing support of SoundON BC  which provides
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The Kids Fest Pop Up is popping off!

The Kids Fest Pop Up has exceeded our wildest expectations! So many folks have tuned in to enjoy the amazing performances and workshops like The Human Radio by RupLoops and Every Day Stop Motion Animation with Jeff Chiba Stearns. The best part is, there’s still more to come! We’ve got
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Calling all Fred Heads!

If you didn’t get tickets to Fred Penner at the festival this year, don’t fret- Fred is doing a Meet and Greet in the Visit California Tent on Saturday, June 1 at 12:30pm! You’re invited to meet the legendary Canadian entertainer that has been inspiring audiences for over 37 years. Fred’s award-winning
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Activity Village 2019

Spend the day being creatively playful in our Activity Village. Get creative with your kids by taking part in our on-site arts activities. Watch their eyes light up as you wander through a magical mystery maze, learn how to juggle, make crafts and have a blast! Your show ticket includes an
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Easter Egg Gathering + Happy 5th Birthday

Let the Sea to Sky Gondola take you to new heights this Easter at the Egg Gathering and Brunch on April 21st! Explore the gorgeous scenery in new ways by taking the Summit Trails at your own pace to collect some delicious chocolate eggs. Then get your creative juices flowing
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Summer fun at Canada Place!

The Vancouver Children’s Festival may be over for this year but there’s still other ways to have fun this summer. Canada Place seems to be to the place for free family entertainment this season. The Port of Vancouver is bringing back many of its free, award-winning events (and some new
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Vancouver International Children’s Festival Celebrates 40 Years

Vancouver, BC (April 19, 2017) – Celebrating its 40th year of presenting remarkable, world-class theatre, music, dance, circus, puppetry and storytelling to West Coast children and families, the Vancouver International Children’s Festival returns on May 29 – June 4 to Granville Island. This year, thirteen professional performing artists from as far-reaching as Mexico and Australia
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