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Top 10 Valentine's Day Events Near Vancouver, BC - 2024

Updated: Feb 8

Whether you're sharing Valentine's Day with a significant other, your friends, with family, or just giving yourself some well-deserved love, we've got a list of the Top 10 Valentine's Day Events Near Vancouver, BC.

Forget the idea that V-Day is just for couples – it's a celebration for everyone! In the lively city of Vancouver, we've handpicked a bunch of awesome events. Get ready to dive into the love-filled festivities Vancouver has in store – this Valentine's Day is about all kinds of love and good times!

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Top Ten Valentine's Day Events Near Vancouver - 2024

Love Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge

Date and Time: February 2 – 25, 2024 Park Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Extended hours until 9 p.m. Feb. 14 – 18, 2024)

Address: 3735 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7R 4J1

Admission: Love Lights is included as part of the price of admission to the Capilano Suspension Bridge.

About: If you've read some of our previous posts, you know that we are big fans of Capilano Suspension Bridge. They always have something special going on for every occasion, and now they're transforming the forest with Love Lights, a beautiful tribute to romance. This event promises stunning moments at every turn and invites you to take a leisurely walk along the glittering Cliffwalk while admiring the enchanting forest chandelier.

The Cliff House Restaurant, in addition to its regular menu, will tantalize your taste buds with special features like a Rose Martini and a delicious Dark Chocolate Molten Cake. Please note that seating in The Cliff House Restaurant operates on a first-come, first-served basis.

To enhance your experience, you can visit Raptors Ridge Birds of Prey, enjoy live music, and engage in interactive games. Love Lights offers a delightful blend of scenic beauty and engaging activities for a memorable romantic rendezvous.

Don't forget: This event is suitable for people of all ages.

Magnetism - Valentine's Day Event

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 14, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Address: H.R. MacMillan Space Centre. 1100 Chestnut St, Vancouver, BC

Admission: From $34.39

About: Dive into an enchanting Valentine's Day at the Planetarium Star Theatre! This 19+ event promises a magnetic-themed Cosmic Listening Room featuring mesmerizing visuals and a handpicked playlist of pop hits. Savour drinks, appetizers, and engaging activities. Join journalist Cristiano Pereira, live from the Northwest Territories, as he shares captivating visuals and stories of the Aurora Borealis. Explore the Cosmic Courtyard, catch a live magnetism show at the GroundStation Canada Theatre, and enjoy beer and wine available for purchase.

Don't forget: Remember, this is a 19+ affair, so bring your photo ID.

Valentine's Day in Stanley Park, Vancouver

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 14, 2024, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Address: Stanley Park Pavilion, Pipeline Road, Vancouver, BC, Canada

610 Pipeline Road Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4

Admission: CA$124.40

About: From 6:30 PM to 7:15 PM, indulge in a standing cocktail reception at the Stanley Park Tearoom, featuring a welcome drink, canapes, and a cash bar. Following that, from 7:15 PM to 9:30 PM, delight in a romantic three-course dinner at the Stanley Park Pavilion, accompanied by the musical ambiance of two-time Canadian Idol finalist Greg Neufeld.

Don't forget: To enjoy!

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Valentine's Day Dinner Boat Cruise Vancouver 2024

Date and Time: Saturday, February 17 · 6 - 10 p.m. PST

  • Boarding: 6:00 PM

  • Departure: 6:30 PM sharp (don't be late!)

  • Return: 9:30 PM

  • Party Ends: 10:00 PM

Address: Burrard Queen: 760 Pacific Boulevard Vancouver, BC V6B 5E7

Admission: From CA$85.27

About: Embark on a three-hour romantic boat cruise in Vancouver this Valentine's Day, where you can enjoy the enchanting cityscape as you glide through the waters. Live DJs will fill the air with R&B, Throwback, Hip Hop, Top 40, and more, creating a vibrant atmosphere on the two-level Burrard Queen boat. You will have the opportunity to indulge in a dinner experience with a delightful menu that features options like Kale Harmony and Savory Chicken Parmesan. With tables set for 4 and 6 guests, this cruise offers a cozy setting for shared moments, ensuring a night filled with romance, laughter, and unforgettable memories.

Don't forget: Few tickets left so don't wait until the last minute to book this experience!

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Valentine’s Edition: Paint Party Vancouver X Convergence

Date and Time: Sunday, February 18, 2024, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PST

Address: W1 Southwest Marine Drive Vancouver, BC V5X 0H3

Admission: $88

About: Celebrate with your friends and loved ones in this three-hour professionally guided painting class (all your painting materials included) while enjoying seasonal canapés, grazing boards, a complimentary drink (non-alcoholic available), and more for purchase in a relaxing and fun atmosphere.

Don't forget: Alcoholic beverages will only be served to people with valid ID

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Valentine's Day at Admiral Pub & Grill

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 14, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Address: 4125 Hastings St, Burnaby, BC V5C 2J4

Admission: $35

About: Do you want to bring the whole family to celebrate love? Why not do it at Burnaby's premier family-friendly eatery? Enjoy a four-course menu, live music, and a complimentary glass of bubbly, and share the love with family and friends.

Don't forget: Reservations are required. Call 604 857-7725

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Neon Paint Night Valentine's Day

Date and Time: Friday, February 16, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. PST

Address: Pacific Arts Market 1448 W Broadway Vancouver, BC V6H 1H4

Admission: $65.23

About: Immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience and create beautiful memories while creating a lovely piece of art. This two-hour experience offers a unique neon setting under UV lights for you to enjoy along with music and face painting. All materials are included!

Don't forget: A professional artist will be available to guide you throughout the painting process.

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Good Day Studio x The Cider House: Valentine Pottery Painting

Date and Time: Tue, Feb 13, 2024, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM PST

Address: 1602 Yew Street Vancouver, BC V6K 3E7

Admission: $70.56

About: Create personalized ceramic cups and heart ornaments with friendly instructors, suitable for all skill levels. Enjoy delicious ciders and snacks in a relaxed atmosphere.

Don't forget: You will receive your piece glazed and fired 3-4 weeks after the event.

A Comedy Night @ The Roxy - Valentine's Day Edition

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 14, 2024 8:00 p.m. PST

Address: The Roxy Cabaret: 932 Granville Street Vancouver, BC V6Z 1L2

Admission: $20 - $25

About: Enjoy a budget-friendly and uproariously entertaining Valentine's Day celebration with Pro Headliners and Vancouver's top comedians. It is brought to you by Jokers Canada.

Don't forget: The event offers barstool/booth seating with tables and general admission seating on a first-come, first-served basis. It is a 19+ event, and attendees must present two pieces of ID for entry.

Candlelight: Valentine's Day Special Ft. "Romeo and Juliet" and more

Date and Time: Friday, February 16, 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

Address: Kerrisdale Presbyterian Church 2733 W 41st. Ave, Vancouver, BC V6N 3C5

Admission: From $60

About: Enjoy a delightful experience with this Valentine's Day candlelight concert featuring twelve romantic pieces, including Romeo and Juliet, Clair de Lune, My Heart Will Go On, and more. Keep in mind that seating will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis for each zone, so get there early to get the best seats.

Don't forget: Age requirement is 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 need to be accompanied by an adult.

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Bonus Event

Happy Valentine's Sip 'n Shop

Date and Time: Sunday, February 11, From 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Address: 1448 West Broadway


  • Free

  • Sip 'n Shop includes 1 drink and chocolate $9.85

  • Donation + Sip 'n Shop $11.98

About: Are you looking for a special gift for that special person in your life? If so, indulge in a shopping experience like no other at the Pacific Arts market, where you will find handcrafted gifts from local artisans while sipping on your preferred drink and enjoying local live music. 

Don't forget: Donors will receive a special gift and a lot of gratitude.

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To Wrap Up

Whether you're looking for romantic vibes, spending time with friends and family, or treating yourself, our list covers everything. We have everything from family-friendly walks at Capilano Suspension Bridge to boat cruises and 3-course dinner experiences, painting classes, comedy night, candle night concerts and even delightful cosmic experiences and unique shopping invitations.

There's something for everyone to enjoy on Valentine's Day. 

No matter how you decide to spend your day, we want to wish you lots of love and happiness!

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