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OCTOBER Events in Vancouver in 2022

October in Vancouver

The Lower Mainland’s 2022 October calendar features dates and events in Metro Vancouver including festivals and Thanksgiving, Autumn and Halloween activities.

 


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Vancouver’s OCTOBER Calendar of Events

Below is what’s happening on the different days of the month including festivals, shows, pumpkin patches, farmers markets and other special events.

(Note: Schedules are subject to change. See official event websites for the most up-to-date details.)

 


Week of October 1st to 2nd

Oct. 1-2 | Oct. 3-9 | Oct. 10-16 | Oct. 17-23 | Oct. 24-31


 

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Walking Tours & Outdoor Adventures

  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown, Forbidden Vancouver and Dark Secrets of Stanley Park tours.
  • Vancouver Mysteries – play an outdoor adventure game in downtown Vancouver, or a virtual game from the comfort of your home. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.

 

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Sunday, October 2, 2022

  • Just for Laughs Comedy – Vir Das’ Manic Man World Tour is at the Vogue Theatre.
  • The Sky’s No Limit & Girls Fly Too! – an aerospace, aviation, defence and marine industry event at the Abbotsford Airport. Activities include meeting a NASA astronaut and going up in a plane (for female first-time fliers). Admission is free and all are welcome. (TBC)
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today’s tours are the Dark Secrets of Stanley Park, Lost Souls of Gastown and Really Gay History Tour.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!
  • Bike to Work Week – a week where people are encouraged to ride their bicycles to and from work. (TBC)
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts. (TBC)
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – outdoor adventure games in downtown Vancouver. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Vancouver International Film Festival – a series of films at various theatres and streamed online. (TBC)

Sunday Markets

In addition to the above, if the weather is good, Lower Mainland Parks are great places to explore.

 

Circo Osorio Circus

 


Week of October 3rd to 9th

Oct. 1-2 | Oct. 3-9 | Oct. 10-16 | Oct. 17-23 | Oct. 24-31


 

Monday, October 3, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

In addition to the above, if the weather is good, Lower Mainland Parks are great places to explore.

 

Vancouver Mysteries

 

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Free Events and Activities in October

 

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

  • Just for Laughs Comedy – Trixie & Katya Live is at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts. (TBC)
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown and Dark Secrets of Stanley Park tours.
  • Downtown Farmers Market – last day of the season for the market in the North Plaza outside the Vancouver Art Gallery. (TBC)
  • Vancouver International Film Festival – a series of films at various theatres and streamed online. (TBC)
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.
  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Vancouver Mysteries Games – play an outdoor adventure game in downtown Vancouver, or a virtual game from the comfort of your home. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!

 

Lost Souls of Gastown

 

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Halloween Events

  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.

Autumn Activities

  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Reapers Maze of Terror

 

Friday, October 7, 2022

Halloween Events & Attractions

Autumn Activities

  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Thanksgiving Weekend in Vancouver

 

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Halloween Events

Autumn Activities

  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Beyond King Tut

 

Sunday, October 9, 2022

Sunday Markets

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

Halloween Events

 

Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts

 


Week of October 10th to 16th

Oct. 1-2 | Oct. 3-9 | Oct. 10-16 | Oct. 17-23 | Oct. 24-31


 

Monday, October 10, 2022

Halloween Activities

  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – outdoor adventure games in downtown Vancouver. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

In addition to the above, if the weather is good, Lower Mainland Parks are great places to explore.

 

Best Places in Autumn

 

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Halloween Activities

  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

In addition to the above, if the weather is good, Lower Mainland Parks are great places to explore.

 

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Wednesday, October 12, 2022

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.

Halloween Activities

  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown and Dark Secrets of Stanley Park tours.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Circo Osorio Circus

 

Thursday, October 13, 2022

Halloween Activities

  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours

 

Friday, October 14, 2022

  • Circo Osorio Circus – a Las Vegas-based circus with shows in a giant big top. Today’s performance is at Lansdowne Mall in Richmond.
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!
  • Vancouver Mysteries Games – play an outdoor adventure game in downtown Vancouver, or a virtual game from the comfort of your home. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.
  • Latin American Heritage Month – various events take place at Granville Island between mid-October and November 2.
  • Vancouver TheatreSports – live comedy at the Improv Centre on Granville Island.
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown and Forbidden Vancouver tours.

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

Halloween Events

 



 

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Halloween Events

  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Playland Hallowed Eves – spooky characters, amusement rides and entertainment at the Pacific National Exhibition. (TBC)

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 

Halloween Haunted Houses

 

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Flea Markets

Halloween Events

 

Improv Centre

 


Week of October 17th to 23rd

Oct. 1-2 | Oct. 3-9 | Oct. 10-16 | Oct. 17-23 | Oct. 24-31


 

Monday, October 17, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Halloween Activities

  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours

 

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Halloween Events

  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today’s tour is the Lost Souls of Gastown.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Grave Tales – spine-chilling walking tours at night in Fort Langley. (TBC)

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!
  • Latin American Heritage Month – various events take place at Granville Island between mid-October and November 2.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Halloween Events

  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today’s tours are the Lost Souls of Gastown and Dark Secrets of Stanley Park.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – outdoor adventure games in downtown Vancouver. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Grave Tales – spine-chilling walking tours at night in Fort Langley. (TBC)

 

Beyond King Tut

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Thursday, October 20, 2022

Halloween Events & Activities

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

In addition to the above, if the weather is good, Lower Mainland Parks are great places to explore.

 

Halloween Activities for Kids

 

Friday, October 21, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Haunted Attractions

  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Vancouver Horror Nights – a popular indoor haunted maze located in a theatre in Port Coquitlam.
  • Playland Hallowed Eves – spooky characters, amusement rides and entertainment at the Pacific National Exhibition. (TBC)
  • Grave Tales – spine-chilling walking tours at night in Fort Langley. (TBC)

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Halloween in the Lower Mainland

 

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Haunted Attractions & Activities

  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Playland Hallowed Eves – spooky characters, amusement rides and entertainment at the Pacific National Exhibition. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Horror Nights – a popular indoor haunted maze located in a theatre in Port Coquitlam.
  • Grave Tales – spine-chilling walking tours at night in Fort Langley. (TBC)
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Sunday, October 23, 2022

Flea Markets

Ongoing Halloween Events & Activities

 

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Week of October 24th to 31st

Oct. 1-2 | Oct. 3-9 | Oct. 10-16 | Oct. 17-23 | Oct. 24-31


 

Monday, October 24, 2022

Halloween Events & Activities

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Halloween Activities

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Vancouver Halloween Events.


 

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

  • DTES Heart of the City Festival – community events featuring film, theatre, music, panel discussions, cultural sharing and workshops. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum – the family-friendly museum at Vanier Park is a great place to visit rain or shine. Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!
  • Vancouver Mysteries Games – play an outdoor adventure game in downtown Vancouver, or a virtual game from the comfort of your home. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.
  • Latin American Heritage Month – various events take place at Granville Island between mid-October and November 2.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Halloween Events

  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown and Dark Secrets of Stanley Park tours.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place.
  • Reapers Maze of Terror – a haunted attraction in a corn maze in Chilliwack.
  • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. Most of what you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist!
  • Playland Hallowed Eves – spooky characters, amusement rides and entertainment at the Pacific National Exhibition. (TBC)
  • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short scary films. (Running mostly as a virtual event with different films showing between October 27 and 31. Tonight also features a longer feature film.)
  • Vancouver Horror Nights – a popular indoor haunted maze located in a theatre in Port Coquitlam.
  • Grave Tales – spine-chilling walking tours at night in Fort Langley. (TBC)

 


For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses or Lower Mainland Halloween Events.


 

Beyond King Tut

 

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Halloween-themed Activities

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 

Halloween in the Lower Mainland

 

Friday, October 28, 2022

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

Haunted Attractions & Activities

 

Saturday, October 29, 2022

Halloween Events & Activities

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 

Sunday, October 30, 2022

Halloween Events & Activities

Other Activities

 

Monday, October 31, 2022 (Halloween)

  • Halloween Night – trick or treating and other fun activities take place all across the Lower Mainland.
  • Latin American Heritage Month – various events take place at Granville Island between mid-October and November 2.
  • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today’s tours are the Lost Souls of Gastown, Dark Secrets of Stanley Park, Forbidden Vancouver and Really Gay History Tour.
  • Foxtrail Scavenger Hunts – scavenger hunt-style adventures around Vancouver for teams of 2 to 6 players.

Halloween Events & Activities

Autumn Activities

  • Petey’s Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins, train rides, a petting zoo and other family-friendly activities in the Fraser Valley.
  • Other Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities.

 



 

Other Events in October 2022

Other events that may or may not also take place in October 2022 include the following:

 

Thanksgiving and Autumn-themed Events

  • River District Oktoberfestival – a free family-friendly event at River District Vancouver. (TBC)
  • Kitsilano Autumn Fair – a small but free community event at the Kitsilano Neighbourhood House at 2305 West 7th Avenue. The event usually includes a pancake breakfast, bouncy castle, children’s activities, pumpkin patch, live entertainment and a market. (2022 details are to be confirmed.)
  • Granville Island Turkey Trot – a 1.1 km Kids’ Run and 10 km Thanksgiving run and walk. (TBC)

 

Sports Events & Sports-Related Events

 

Food and Drink Events

 

Shows and Entertainment

  • Vancouver TheatreSports – live improv theatre at 1502 Duranleau Street on Granville Island. (TBC)
  • Roedde Jazz Evenings in the Parlour – live music on a Thursday evening at the Roedde House Museum in Vancouver’s West End (not far from Robson Street). (TBC)
  • Chutzpah Festival – the Vancouver Jewish Performing Arts Festival at the Norman Rothstein Theatre. (Usually from late October until mid to late-November.)
  • Thrill the World Surrey – a zombie dance event inspired by Michael Jackson’s hit video Thriller. (TBC)

 

Haunted Houses

  • Anmore Manor – a haunted residential home in the Tri-Cities community of Anmore. Admission is by donation.
  • Belmont Haunted House – a haunted attraction at a residential home near Edgemont Village. Admission is by donation with proceeds benefiting Ronald McDonald House.
  • Dovercourt Crypt – a free haunted house in North Vancouver’s Lynn Valley.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a Halloween attraction at a family’s home in North Vancouver that’s open to the public by donation.
  • Mission Nightmare Haunted House – a popular community-run Halloween attraction in Mission with proceeds benefiting a local charity. (TBC)
  • Cougar Creek’s House of Horrors – a couple of indoor haunted houses in Surrey on select nights in October.

 

Other Halloween-Related Events

 

Other Events

  • Variety Week Wrap Party – free activities and live music at Sunset Beach. Funds raised benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (TBC)
  • Roedde House – admission to the historic museum in Vancouver’s West End during regular hours is usually by donation the last Friday of the month (but to be confirmed for 2022).
  • Museum of Vancouver – admission is by donation on the last Thursday of the month from 5 pm to 8 pm (normally, but to be confirmed for 2022).
  • Richmond Night Market – at 8351 River Road in Richmond.
  • Vancouver Fall Home Show – at the Vancouver Convention Centre. (October 20-23, 2022.)
  • Diwali Fusion Boat Party – an Indian-themed party boat departs from False Creek for a 3-hour night of dancing, Bollywood and Bhangra music, and Diwali festival celebrations. (TBC)
  • Darts Hill Garden – a semi-private garden at 1633-170th Street in Surrey.
  • Family Favourites Movies – a kid-friendly film shows at select Cineplex theatres for just $2.99 on Saturday mornings at 11 am. (TBC)
  • Seniors Day at MOV – admission to the Museum of Vancouver is just $5 today for anyone age 65+ (on the first Tuesday of the month). (TBC)

 

Top 6 Things to Do in Vancouver in October

 

Vancouver Weather in October

The weather in the Lower Mainland in October is generally very nice. It’s getting cool, and Vancouver’s rainy season is just around the corner. More often than not, however, it’s a great month to be in Vancouver.

For specific information about Vancouver’s weather in October, including average temperatures and amounts of rainfall, click Weather in October.

 


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To see what’s happening next month, click November Calendar of Events.