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Things to Do on Spring Break in Vancouver

Fun Activities, Trips & "Staycations" for Spring Break in Vancouver

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In Vancouver for Spring Break 2014? There are lots of things to do on spring break in Vancouver, whether you're looking for something just for the kids or an adventure the whole family can share.

Use this list to find the best free and cheap things to do, fun indoor activities, unusual spring break classes and workshops, "staycation" ideas, best day trips, and everything else you need to make a memorable, exciting spring break!

Take a Weekend Getaway, Day Trip or Camping Trip

Deep Cove
Image Courtesy of Tourism Vancouver

When you're looking for things to do on spring break in Vancouver, sometimes the best place to look is outside the city--though you won't need to go too far away! Vancouver is perfectly situated for a wide range of day trips and weekend getaways. The Best Vancouver Day Trips take you to some of the most breathtaking scenery in the Pacific Northwest, to some of North America's top ski and snowboard resorts, to picturesque villages and historic cities for shopping and strolling, and to the best spots for outdoor recreation, including camping, hiking, kayaking, skiing, and more. Another, affordable option is camping: the top spots for camping near Vancouver includes lots of family activities for all ages.

Spring Break at Vancouver Museums & Attractions

Spring Break at Vancouver Art Gallery
Image Courtesy of Vancouver Art Gallery

Every year for Spring Break, Vancouver museums, attractions and arts programs offer special events, workshops, day camps and exhibits for kids of all ages; they're a great way for kids to have fun while learning, too.

Spring Break Classes, Workshops & Special Events 2014

Special Attractions: Easter Train & PlayDome Indoor Carnival

easter train stanley park
Image Courtesy of Vancouver Park Board

Opening just in time for Spring Break in Vancouver are two special, family-friendly attractions: the Easter Train at Stanley Park, where kids ride the Stanley Park Miniature Train, and the BCAA PlayDome, an indoor carnival featuring 45 rides and attractions at BC Place Stadium. 

Top 10 Free Things to Do in Vancouver

Biking the Stanley Park Seawall
Image Courtesy of Tourism Vancouver

When it comes to finding fun things to do in Vancouver for spring break, you don't need to spend a lot of money--or any money at all! Use this list to find the best free things to do in Vancouver, whether you're looking for family fun, time to yourself, or a unique way to spend the day.

Top 10 Free Things to Do in Vancouver

Top 10 Rainy Day & Indoor Activities for Families & Kids in Vancouver

Kids Market on Granville Island
Photo by Dana Lynch

Spring break isn't always sunny, but there are always plenty of fun things to do in Vancouver, even on a rainy day. Use this list to find the best rainy day and indoor activities for kids in Vancouver, including ice rinks, indoor pools, indoor climbing centres and more!

Visit Vancouver Attractions

Capilano Suspension Bridge
Image Courtesy of Tourism Vancouver

Vancouver's top attractions aren't just for tourists--they make perfect things to do on spring break in Vancouver, too! Vancouver Attractions offer something for everyone, from history and architecture to sports and outdoor recreation.

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