7 Reasons to Love Fall in Vancouver!
Summer may be gone, but we’re not looking back! Embrace fall and all the exciting events taking place around it! We present to you the ultimate fall guide to Vancouver.
1. Fall Colours of Vancouver
As we enter into an action packed season of fall fun, we encourage you to spend time enjoying nature’s beautiful transition. Here is a list of scenic spots to enjoy Vancouver’s Fall Foilage.
2. OktoberFest is coming to Vancouver!
Three fun filled Oktoberfest weekends dedicated to celebrate German culture! Immerse yourself in the Oktoberfest spirit with classic folk tunes offering an electric atmosphere to keep your toes tapping all evening! Be sure to also visit the new festival taking place for Oktoberfest- Harvest Haus.
3. Fall Farmers Markets in Vancouver
Don’t miss out on the final days of Farmer’s Markets around Vancouver. Check out this guide to Farmer’s Markets around town for the freshest produce!
4. Let the Games Begin!
The 102nd Grey Cup Festival is taking place on November 26th right throughout the weekend in Vancouver. Experience the excitement as the festival kicks off the roar on the shore!
5. Fall Festivals & Parades
Summer maybe over but there are still many vibrant festivals that you can attend across Vancouver:
Vancouver Writers Festival
Join in on this literature festival filled with passionate people all ready to explore the world of great writing. The Vancouver Writers Festival takes place from October 21 -26 on Granville Island, just a hop away from the BEST WESTERN PLUS Chateau Granville Hotel & Suites & Conference Centre!
Diwali the Festival of Lights
Looking for authentic cultural experience? Search no further, the annual South Asian Arts & Culture Festival –Diwali fest is celebrating the universal light that exists in everyone! It takes place from October 17th– 26th throughout Vancouver and Surrey. It is a vibrant colourful festival not to be missed!
Vancouver International Film Festival
Enjoy the last few weeks of VIFF! This film festival brings Vancouver audiences some of the best films from around the globe. So pick your film and make it an evening to remember! If time is precious you can also take a look at the Vancouver Short Film Festival for a unique experience!
6.Take Me to the Theatre this Fall!
There are many great performance taking place throughout the fall season!
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles. The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents The Mystery Tour! It is The Beatles as you’ve never seen them before – live with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra on October 8th at the Orpheum Theatre. Come over for an evening snack at The Edge Social Grille & Lounge; we are just one block away! Here’s a list of other eventful shows taking place this fall.
7. Spooktacular Halloween in Vancouver!
You better start thinking of a great Halloween costume as there are plenty of terror-ific events around Vancouver this year.
For the first time, Vancouver will be hosting a downtown Halloween Parade on October 19th starting at Granville street & Davie! Take a look at all the Halloween events around town.
The temperature may be cooling down but Vancouver’s fall event calendar is only getting hotter! Let us know what are your exciting plan for the season!