Field trips allow learning to take place anywhere…

October 22, 2015

Inspire and motivate your students with professional artistic experiences that transform a child’s understanding of the world around them and what is creatively possible. View the Lineup Here. With the introduction of the new BC curriculum and its emphasis on experiential learning, field trips are now more than ever an important extension
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Vancouver Kids’ Fest Visits BC Children’s Hospital

May 25, 2015

For Immediate Release MEDIA ADVISORY VANCOUVER KIDS’ FEST VISITS BC CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL DATE: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 TIME: Presentation 2:00-3:00pm; Performance: 2:30pm LOCATION: BC Children’s Hospital, 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver Meet in main lobby at 1:45 p.m. Any media attending and covering the event must contact Christina Low, Communications at BC Children’s Hospital.
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Come to an Evening Show / Fundraiser!

May 19, 2015

We are so grateful to our supporters, Festival-goers and donors! And now we have another super easy and fun way to support the Festival: by attending one of the following evening show/fundraisers. Join us in kicking off the Festival on Monday —mix and mingle with art-appreciators and get a sneak peak at
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Fabulous Fables Storytime(s) at the Festival

May 13, 2015

When I was a little girl, I used to tell many many stories to everybody. It has been and continues to be a wonderful adventure that today, we are sharing together. Wanda J. As part of our incredible Activity Village, we are hosting storytellers from across the Lower Mainland. Fabulous
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Supporter Shout-Out!

May 13, 2015

Through the generosity of our amazing community of sponsors and funders, we are thrilled to be able to create a world-class event that delights families with live professional performances from around the globe. We are grateful that our supporters have made room in their hearts and budgets to help us
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Bring Your Imagination to Life at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival

April 27, 2015

Press Release For Immediate Attention Vancouver, BC (April 27, 2015) – The 38th Annual Vancouver International Children’s Festival (VICF) takes place May 25 – May 31 on Granville Island with immersive performances that invite audiences to participate in the creation process. Twelve professional performing artists from as far-reaching as Australia,
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New! Workshops & Artist Chats

April 14, 2015

We’ve got performances, activities, pyjama nights and evening shows, roving artists, and this year, we’ve added two great little events perfect for kids and people interested in the artistic process. Take the kids to an active mini-workshop at Arts Umbrella or have a cuppa with a Scottish puppeteer dedicated to
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RBC Donates $5,000 to Youth for Youth Program

March 31, 2015

We’re pleased to announce that RCB has donated $5,000 this year to our inspiring Youth for Youth Program. Y4Y supports young emerging artists gain valuable real-life skills to further their careers in the arts typically in the fields of music and theatre. This year, the Festival is working with the Still Moon Arts Society, which
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Spring into crafts!

March 17, 2015

Spring break followed by Easter break means lots of time with the kiddos! Luckily, we have loads of great arts and craft activities to keep little hands and minds busy over the break. We’ve pulled a few from our expanding Pinterest Boards. Face painting 101 –Haven’t you always wanted to
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Miles for smiles!

March 03, 2015

Do you have extra Aeroplan Miles kicking around? Donating them to the Festival via the Beyond Miles program is an incredibly easy and inexpensive way for your help offset travel costs for performers coming to the Festival. This year, we have artists and groups from Australia, Scotland and the Netherlands traveling many miles to
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