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The Lower Mainland’s 2020 October calendar features dates and events in Metro Vancouver including markets, festivals and autumn and Halloween activities.

 


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OCTOBER 2020 Calendar of Events

  • Oct. 11, 2020 – Thanksgiving Sunday
  • Oct. 12, 2020 – Thanksgiving Monday (Stat Holiday)
  • Oct. 31, 2020 – Halloween

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 – check official event websites for exact details.)

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Week of October 19th to 25th

Oct. 19-25 | Oct. 26-31


 

Monday, October 19, 2020

  • BC Election Advanced Polling – advanced polls are open between 8 am and 8 pm. Get out and vote!
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Halloween Activities
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Vancouver Mysteries also has daily games for up to 36 players with advanced private bookings and contactless deliveries. Use promo code BESTPLACES and get 10% off games played in October.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.


 

Vancouver Mysteries

 

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission is by donation from 5 to 9 pm (because it’s Tuesday).
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • Cheap Movie Night – at most theatres throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • BC Election Advanced Polling – advanced polls are open between 8 am and 8 pm. Get out and vote!
  • Halloween Events
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes “Family Flashlight Night” (from 7 until 9 pm).
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

HowlOver Canada at FlyOver Canada

 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • BC Election Advanced Polling – advanced polls are open between 8 am and 8 pm. Get out and vote!
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Halloween Events
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – today features the Dark Secrets of Stanley Park Tour at 6 pm.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.


 

Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch

 

Thursday, October 22, 2020

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • New West Farmers Market – at Tipperary Park in New Westminster from 3 until 7 pm (with the first half hour reserved for seniors and people with disabilities, young children or health vulnerabilities).
  • Halloween Events & Activities
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Vancouver Mysteries also has daily games for up to 36 players with advanced private bookings and contactless deliveries. Use promo code BESTPLACES and get 10% off games played in October.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Today’s costume theme is fantasy.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Brinkworth Dungeon

 

Friday, October 23, 2020

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Haunted Attractions (for various ages, but not all)
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Vancouver Mysteries also has daily games for up to 36 players with advanced private bookings and contactless deliveries. Use promo code BESTPLACES and get 10% off games played in October.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Today’s costume theme is fantasy.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.

 

Lost Souls of Gastown

 

Saturday, October 24, 2020

  • BC Election Day – be sure to vote today if you haven’t already! Polls are open from 8 am until 8 pm.
  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
  • Saturday Farmers Markets – in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Fort Langley, Maple Ridge and Squamish. (To be confirmed.)
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes “Princess Time” (from 12 to 3 pm) and “Haunted Night” (from 7 to 10 pm). You can also bring your dog to the farm today during the day.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Special Halloween Events
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – today features the Dark Secrets of Stanley Park Tour at 6 pm and the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Halloween Spoo-ook-tacular – Halloween activities at Britannia Mine.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
  • Haunted Attractions
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Today’s costume theme is fantasy.


 

Maan Farms Haunted Corn Maze

 

Sunday, October 25, 2020

  • BC Culture Days – a series of online and in-person events celebrating Canadian culture and the arts.
  • Sunday Farmers Markets – at Ambleside, Coquitlam, and White Rock. Also, final market of the season in Kitsilano.
  • Flea Markets
  • Celebrate the Night – family-friendly activities including crafts, games and fireworks at Memorial Peace Park in Maple Ridge. (To be confirmed, although likely just happening online this year.)
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes “Princess Time” (from 12 to 3 pm) and “Haunted Night” (from 7 to 10 pm). You can also bring your dog to the farm today during the day.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Ongoing Halloween Events & Activities
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – today features the Really Gay History Tour at 10 am in Vancouver’s West End.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Halloween Spoo-ook-tacular – Halloween activities at Britannia Mine.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Today’s costume theme is fantasy.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.

 


Week of October 26th to 31st

Oct. 19-25 | Oct. 26-31


 

Monday, October 26, 2020

  • Halloween Events & Activities
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Vancouver Mysteries also has daily games for up to 36 players with advanced private bookings and contactless deliveries. Use promo code BESTPLACES and get 10% off games played in October.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Halloween in the Lower Mainland

 

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission is by donation from 5 to 9 pm (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at most theatres throughout the Lower Mainland.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes “Family Flashlight Night” (from 7 until 9 pm).
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Halloween Activities
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • Vancouver Horror Show Film Festival – a series of short films usually showcased over two days at Vancouver’s York Theatre. However, due to COVID-19, the festival is taking place online this year.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.


 

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

  • DTES Heart of the City Festival – community events featuring film, theatre, music, panel discussions, cultural sharing and workshops. Celebrating its 17th year, festival activities this year are both online and in-person at outdoor venues.
    • Today features a number of events including a tribute to the Carnegie Community Centre’s 40th anniversary with special guest Libby Davies.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes “Haunted Night” (from 7 to 10 pm).
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Halloween Events
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – today features the Dark Secrets of Stanley Park Tour at 6 pm.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Halloween Mystery Nights – solve a murder mystery on the streets of Gastown or take on a secret mission outdoors with your friends. Vancouver Mysteries also has daily games for up to 36 players with advanced private bookings and contactless deliveries. Use promo code BESTPLACES and get 10% off games played in October.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.


 

Thursday, October 29, 2020

  • DTES Heart of the City Festival – community events featuring film, theatre, music, panel discussions, cultural sharing and workshops. Celebrating its 17th year, festival activities this year are both online and in-person at outdoor venues.
    • Today features a number of events including a workshop about “How to use the Political Structure to Make Change”, a performance by Vancouver Cantonese Opera, and an evening of Jazz and poetry with Blues artist Dalannah Gail Bowen.
  • New West Farmers Market – at Tipperary Park in New Westminster from 3 until 7 pm (with the first half hour reserved for seniors and people with disabilities, young children or health vulnerabilities).
  • Halloween-themed Activities
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Also today, but separate from Slayland, is the A Taste of the PNE Trick & Treat Edition which is a drive-thru-style event where you can dress up, see Halloween decorations and pick up a bag of candy.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.

 

Halloween Activities for Kids

 

Friday, October 30, 2020

  • DTES Heart of the City Festival – community events featuring film, theatre, music, panel discussions, cultural sharing and workshops. Celebrating its 17th year, festival activities this year are both online and in-person at outdoor venues.
    • Today features a number of events including one about digital community art making with a variety of artists, a film about the story behind a totem pole located in Vancouver’s Pigeon Park, and a presentation about artists in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
  • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford.
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.
  • Haunted Attractions (for various ages, but not all)
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – guided walking tours in downtown Vancouver. Today features the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Also today, but separate from Slayland, is the A Taste of the PNE Trick & Treat Edition which is a drive-thru-style event where you can dress up, see Halloween decorations and pick up a bag of candy.
    • For a list of other haunted attractions click Lower Mainland Haunted Houses.
    • For information about other non-haunted house Halloween activities (including miniature trains) click Lower Mainland Halloween Events.

 

Saturday, October 31, 2020 (Halloween)

  • Halloween Night – trick or treating and other fun activities take place all across the Lower Mainland.
  • Special Halloween Night Events
    • Halloween Fireworks – a free event with music, kids’ activities, fire juggling, magic show and fireworks at Minoru Park at 7191 Granville Avenue in Richmond. (TBD, but likely cancelled.)
    • Anmore Fireworks – a small-town community event put on by Anmore Village at Spirit Park at 2697 Sunnyside Road. (TBD, but likely cancelled.)
  • Other Halloween Events & Activities
    • Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours – today features the Dark Secrets of Stanley Park Tour at 6 pm and the Lost Souls of Gastown at 7 pm.
    • 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 get 10% off games played in October.
    • FlyOver Canada at Halloween – a multi-dimensional theatre attraction with a Halloween theme at Canada Place. The show features Biker Mama the witch and her cat named Tiger Moon. The show is recommended for people of all ages.
    • Slayland at the PNE – amusement rides and Halloween fun at Playland from 6 until 11 pm. Also today, but separate from Slayland, is the A Taste of the PNE Trick & Treat Edition which is a drive-thru-style event where you can dress up, see Halloween decorations and pick up a bag of candy.
    • Haunted Corn Maze – the “scariest corn maze in Canada” takes place at Maan Farms.
    • Brinkworth Dungeon – an exceptional haunted house in Langley. What you’ll see is handmade by a professional artist and truly amazing.
    • Belmont Haunted House – a haunted attraction at a residential home near Edgemont Village that’s open by donation with proceeds benefiting Ronald McDonald House. (It’s running this year, but on a smaller scale than some years.)
  • Saturday Farmers Markets – in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Fort Langley, Maple Ridge and Squamish. (To be confirmed.)
  • DTES Heart of the City Festival – community events featuring film, theatre, music, panel discussions, cultural sharing and workshops. Celebrating its 17th year, festival activities this year are both online and in-person at outdoor venues.
    • Today features a number of events including one featuring stories and performances by entertainers in Vancouver’s DTES.
  • Autumn Activities
    • Maan Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – kid-friendly Halloween activities at a farm in Abbotsford. Today includes both “Princess Time” (from 12 to 3 pm) and “Haunted Night” (from 7 to 10 pm).
    • Pumpkin Patches – farms to have fun at and pick up a pumpkin can be found in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
    • Corn Mazes – farms with family-friendly activities including mazes to get lost in include ones in Maple Ridge, Surrey and the Fraser Valley.


 


To return to the top of the page, click October Calendar.

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


 

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.

 


To return to the top of the page, click October Calendar.

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


 

 

 

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