• Canyon Lights: Christmas light displays at Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Peak of Christmas: Christmas holiday activities at Grouse Mountain
  • Farmer Markets: Winter Farmer Market’s start January 7
  • Robson Square Ice Skating: Free at the corner of Robson and Howe in downtown Vancouver from 9 am to 9 pm
  • International Boat Show: BC Place Stadium and Granville Island Jan 18
  • Chinese New Year: Celebrations on January 28
  • Dine Out Vancouver Festival: Special deals at hundreds of local restaurants (January 20 to February 5)
  • Hot Chocolate Festival: Special hot chocolate offerings around town (January 19 until February 14)
  • Lunarfest: Free festival outdoors at the Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza at the corner of West Georgia and Hornby (February 12-14)
  • BC Family Day: Special family-friendly activities at various locations on the second Monday of the month (February 13).
  • Chutzpah Festival: Vancouver Jewish Performing Arts Festival (February 16 to March 13)
  • Talking Stick Festival: Small festival featuring indigenous art and performances throughout the region
  • International Wine Festival: Featuring over 150 wines from over a dozen different countries (February 11-19)
  • Valentine’s Day: Treat your sweetheart or a loved one to something special (February 14)
  • Northwest Comedy Fest: Performances taking place at various venues around town (February 16-25)
  • Winterruption: Weekend of dance, theatre, music, film, art and crafts at Granville Island (February 17-19)
  • BC Home and Garden Show: Trade show featuring over 400 exhibitors at BC Place Stadium (February 22-26)