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Top 2024 Spring Break Events For Kids Around Vancouver, BC

Updated: Feb 29

Spring break can be a thrilling time for kids who get to enjoy two weeks without school. However, it can be overwhelming for parents who may struggle to find suitable activities to keep their children occupied. If you're a parent looking for ideas on what to do during spring break in Vancouver BC, we've got you covered.

In this post, we've compiled a list of the Top 2024 Spring Break Events For Kids Around Vancouver, ranging from Easter hunts and Disney concerts to neon parties and learning events. With something for everyone, let's take a look at what's on offer!

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Top 2024 Spring Break Events For Kids Around Vancouver

Eggs-Tacular Easter Egg Hunt

Date and Time: Saturday, March 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Address: Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3

Admission: $14/child, 1 to 12 years old, 60 min sessions

About: Enjoy this annual Easter egg hunt event, including crafts, games, cookie decorating, and even live animals. What's more, the Easter Bunny will be there too. The registration numbers will be as follows:

Ages 1-3, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Registration #484000

Ages 1-6, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., Registration #484001

Ages 1–12, 12:30–1:30 p.m., Registration #484003

Don't forget: You need to call 604-713-1800 to register. Drop-ins are welcome if space is available.

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Disney in Concert: The Sound of Magic

Date and Time: Saturday, March 16, 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 17, 2:00 p.m.

Address: Orpheum, 601 Smithe St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3L4

Admission: From $21.19 to $125

About: A symphonic celebration of Disney music! Your favourite characters and soundtracks

from the Walt Disney Animation Studios and Disney Parks come to life on the concert

hall stage and big screen in a live-to-film concert like never before. Performed live by

the VSO, this new concert takes you on a magic carpet ride through the most

memorable song, score and movie moments of the first 100 years of The Walt Disney

Company, including Peter Pan, Moana, Aladdin, The Jungle Book, Frozen, The Lion

King, Fantasia, Encanto, Disney Parks classics, and more.


Movie Nights with the VSO presented by TELUS

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

Kids Neon Painting Party

Date and Time: Saturday, March 30, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Address: 450 West Broadway 1448 Vancouver, BC V5Y 1R4

Admission: $59.91

About: If your kids like art, why not try this fun neon painting party? Even if they aren't fond of art, they might change their mind with this great UV light setting. The admission will include music, neon paint, canvas, and snacks.

Don't forget: This event is family-friendly

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Free Community Event Easter Egg Hunt

Date and Time: Sunday, March 17, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Address: 1647 Broadway St 124 Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P8

Admission: Free

About: Enjoy this family-friendly event to welcome spring and hunt for colourful eggs around the facility. The Easter bunny will be greeting guests and available to take pictures with you and your kids.

The schedule will go as follows:

9:00 a.m. - Group 1 Checks in

9:30 a.m. - Group 1 starts egg hunt: Ages 3 and under (with Parent)

10:00 a.m. - Group 2 checks in

10:30 a.m. - Group 2 starts egg hunt: Ages 4-6

11:00 a.m. - Group 3 checks in

11:30 a.m. - Group 3 starts egg hunt: Ages 7 -12

Don't forget: Arrive early and bring your basket.

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Wildlife Weeks: Clean Water Champions

Date and Time: Monday, March 25, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Address: 3663 Park Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3G3

Admission: by donation

About: Explore the amazing world of water with Sea Smart! Ever wondered where it comes from? Learn about freshwater and the ocean, and how our daily actions affect them.

Don't forget: to register and remember that for this event children must be 5+ and accompanied by an adult.

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Wild About Bears

Date and Time: Tuesday, March 26, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Address: 3663 Park Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3G3

Admission: by donation

AboutStart an exciting journey into the world of black bears with the North Shore Black Bear Society! Learn cool facts about how they live and act, and what to do if you see one.

Don't forget: to register and remember that for this event children must be 5+ and accompanied by an adult.

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The Best Birds of BC

Date and Time: Tuesday, March 19, 2024 1:30 p.m.

Address: 3663 Park Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3G3

Admission: By Donation.

About: Discover British Columbia's incredible birdlife, from massive flocks to dancing grouse and the world's largest gatherings of Bald Eagles. Join wildlife photographer Liron Gertsman for an exploration of our province's best birds!

Don't forget: to register and remember that for this event children must be 8+ and accompanied by an adult.

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Bike and trail Camp at Pedalheads

Date and Time: Monday, March 25, 2024 to Thursday, March 28, 2024

Address: Multiple Locations (Vancouver, Burnaby, North Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, Coquitlam, Langley)

Admission: Price starting from$192

About: At Bike Camp, the day begins with a friendly check-in, allowing campers to meet the team. Assigned to an instructor, they undergo a bike safety check and warm up with a camp-wide game before diving into the Pedalheads curriculum in their classes. The staff ensures regular breaks for snacks, water, shade, and restrooms, and full-day campers enjoy an hour-long lunch break. With multiple locations in each city, Bike and Trail Camp offers a simple, fun, and secure experience for kids to enjoy and learn, making it convenient for families across different areas.

Don't forget: Bring your bike.

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To Wrap Up

We hope that you and your family will find something exciting to do during this year's spring break around Vancouver, BC. As always, we'd like to remind you that you don't have to plan elaborate activities to have a good time. Whether you decide to take your kids to an event, go for a quiet walk in your neighbourhood, or enjoy a movie together, the most important thing is that you do what brings you and your family joy and causes less stress!

This Maple Life team wishes you a happy and fun spring break!


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