In Vancouver, the leaves are starting to turn red, yellow, and gold. There’s a nip in the air, and the sun is setting earlier. But that doesn’t mean the city’s fun is over. Whether you’re looking for fun events or general activities, you still have a variety of ways to enjoy our beautiful city.
Celebrate Oktoberfest at the 7th Annual Harvest Haus, hosted at the PNE Forum. This two-day event is a hit for anyone who likes sampling German food and beer, foodie and newbies alike. Along with the delectable cuisine, there’ll be live bands and DJs to deliver a rousingly authentic experience.
Since it was first founded in 1958, this annual film festival is one of Vancouver’s premier cultural events. Attendees get to watch films from around the world, with three distinct themes: East Asian film, Canadian film, and nonfiction film. Organizers also host multiple talks, performances, and presentations that delve into the oft-untold stories behind the cameras.
What’s fall without a celebration of all things pumpkin? Head out to Chilliwack, in the eastern half of the Fraser Valley, to capture this quintessential experience. The whole family will love riding the train, cracking the mini-maze, and meeting the farm animals. This year they’ve added a 9-hole mini golf course, giving you hours of outdoor fun.
If you’re looking to get your fright on, look no further than this locally renowned haunted house. Open in nearby Langley from October 7 through 31, Brinkworth Dungeon has been frightertaining visitors for over twenty years. Most of its impressive decorations are handmade. This year’s exhibits – Revenge of the Mummy and Silent Hill Asylum – span over 5,000 square feet, ensuring you’ll have your fill of fear and then some.
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