The Kids Fest Pop Up is popping off!

May 28, 2020

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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Announcing the first-ever Kids Fest Pop Up!

May 11, 2020

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver International Children’s Festival is announcing its first ever online Kids Fest Pop Up! From Tuesday, May 26 to Sunday, May 31, parents, children and teachers will be able to take part in daily online events that will delight, engage, and entertain. And it’s all free!
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No Facebook account? No problem!

May 05, 2020

If you don’t have a Facebook account you can still watch our Facebook Live shows. Simply go to on your computer, tablet or mobile at showtime (or follow the link that will be activated for each show via the schedule on our site at showtime) and you’ll see the
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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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