December arrives and the Vancouver Christmas and holiday attractions are in full swing! Check out everything happening this weekend with my December Events Calendar.
- Rogers Santa Claus Parade
Vancouver's annual Christmas/Holiday Parade, the Rogers Santa Claus Parade features over 60 marching bands, dance troupes, festive floats and community groups, and--of course--Santa! Happens Sunday, December 2.
- Bright Nights at Stanley Park
Stanley Park's Bright Nights is an annual Vancouver holiday tradition where over a million twinkly lights transform the forest around the famous Miniature Train into a winter wonderland. Runs through January 2 (closed December 25).
- Free Robson Square Ice Skating
Free ice skating returns to downtown Vancouver at the city's only outdoor ice rink. Skate rentals are $4. Runs through February 28.