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Christmas at Canada Place is an annual Christmas event which takes place at Canada Place in downtown Vancouver.
This is a free family-friendly event.
Stroll along the West Promenade of Canada Place to the North Point to see Christmas Trees, the Iconic Canada Place Sails lit up for Christmas, the Woodward's Department Store Christmas Window Displays, Light displays, and Chrismoose, the 15ft tall Moose light sculpture!
Check out the following information:
Christmas at Canada Place takes place from December 2, 2022 to January 2, 2023.
It is open from 8am to 11pm each and every day during this period including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Eve, and New Years Day!
The Woodward's Christmas Window Displays are very intricate window displays that used to be in the windows of the now defunct Woodward's Department stores.
Enjoy looking at these displays as you walk along the West Promenade of Canada Place.
Avenue of Trees is a row of Christmas trees decorated by various corporate sponsors.
It is located along the Canada Trail on the West Promenade of Canada Place.
The Iconic Sails of Canada Place are lit up in festive colours for the Christmas at Canada Place event.
Be sure to look up to view the sails as you walk along the West Promenade to enjoy them!
The Chrismoos Light Sculpture is a 15 foot high lighted moose!
It is located at the North Point at the end of the West Promenade of Canada Place during the Christmas at Canada Place Event.
There was supposed to be a Best Buy Drone Show on Dec 2 and Dec 3, 2022, but it was cancelled due to techical difficulties.
These are the Frequently Asked Questions about Christmas at Canada Place.
Yes, Christmas at Canada Place is free.
Christmas at Canada place is one of the few events that is open on Christmas Eve. The Vancouver Christmas Market, which is close by, is open for part of the day on Christmas Eve.
There is parking under Canada Place and the Trade and Convention Centre.
Additionally, there is lots of street-meter parking and other pay-parking lots in the downtown area around Canada Place.
There is no free parking near Canada Place. Take transit if you can. Waterfront station (for Skytrain, Canada Line, and Sea Bus) is next to Canada Place.
Yes, there are washrooms available inside Canada Place and about half way down the promenade at the Flying Whale Waterfront Cafe which is next to the Fly Over Canada attraction up one level from the promenade.
There is another non-free Christmas event at Canada Place at FlyOver Canada. We recommend that you buy tickets online in advance to guarantee that you can get into this attraction.
FlyOver Canada shows a Christmas movie called: Soar with Santa from December 8, 2022 to January 3, 2022.
FlyOver Canada is an amusement park type attraction where you sit in a seat that simulates you flying by removing the floor beneath you. There is a movie shown in front of you. There is also wind and mist to add to the feeling of flying!
If you are looking for another Christmas activity nearby, you should check out the Bright Nights Christmas Lights in Stanley Park. You can stroll through millions of Christmas Lights and Displays and visit Santa's Workshop!
Note that the miniature train will NOT be operating in 2022 for this event.
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