COVID-19 Update

March 16, 2020

As concerns increase about the COVID-19 pandemic, the Vancouver International Children’s Festival recognizes the need to actively monitor the situation daily. Our main priority during this difficult time is to ensure the health and safety of our staff and patrons. Our staff are following all protocols set out by Dr
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Welcome Evelyn

January 23, 2020

We’d like to introduce you to Evelyn Kwan. She recently joined our team as the School and Information Administrator. Please contact Evelyn for school bookings, inquiries about the Festival’s Adopt-a-Class program, and general inquiries about the Festival. Learn more about Evelyn below! Can you tell us a little about your
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Miles for Smiles

January 22, 2020

Do you have extra Aeroplan Miles kicking around? Donating them to the Festival is an incredibly easy and inexpensive way to help offset travel costs for performers coming to the Festival. This year, we have artists and groups from the United States, Scotland and across Canada traveling many miles to entertain children
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Storytelling Intensive

January 08, 2020

This spring, Deb Williams is offering an intensive storytelling workshop for emerging performers. Deb will share her 30 years of storytelling and comedy knowledge, giving you tools to create and share compelling stories.  This inclusive, demanding, and supportive workshop is focused on learning and growth.   Deb Williams is an
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Notice of our 2019 Annual General Meeting

November 25, 2019

You are cordially invited to attend the Annual General Meeting for the Vancouver International Children’s Festival Society on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 6:00 pm. DATE:  Wednesday, December 11, 2019 TIME:  Arrival 5:30 pm / Meeting 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres to follow. LOCATION: Vancouver International Children’s Festival
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Buy a Bulb and Support Kids’ Fest

November 12, 2019

There is no sound in the world more precious than the carefree laughter of children. Nothing as heart-warming as the expression of awe and sheer delight on a child’s face when seeing something they once thought impossible. Year after year, these enchanting sights and sounds can be found at the
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Gift Certificate – Christmas Gift

November 01, 2019

Lighten Santa’s load this Holiday Season and opt to give an experience rather than a thing. Christmas memories come from the shared feasting, the family jokes, the carolling, the chaos, the crafting – the shared experience.  This year, give the gift of a day at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival. Give
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face painting tips

13 face painting tips and tricks

October 11, 2019

Each year at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival we paint the faces of thousands of children. Take into account that the Festival has been around for 40 years and that adds up to a lot of faces! With all that experience, you might say that we’re experts on the subject!
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