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Free Events in October 2019

Free October Activities

October is a beautiful month in Metro Vancouver. Autumn has arrived, Halloween decorations are up and there are lots of FREE things to do.

Best FREE Places in October in Vancouver

For a list of some of the best things to do in October, including activities that aren’t free, check out the October Events Calendar. For a list of the best FREE (or almost free) special events this month, see below.

(Note: Event locations, times, prices and other details are subject to change. Check with each event’s website for the most up-to-date information.)

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Tuesday October 1st (2019)

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission from 5:00 to 9:00 pm is by donation (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at various movie theatres throughout Metro Vancouver (so although not free, it is less expensive than usual).
  • Free Bus Transit for School Kids – school children from Kindergarten up to Grade 12 get free bus (but not SeaBus or SkyTrain) travel from October 1st to 4th. (2019 dates to be confirmed.)

Wednesday October 2nd (2019)

  • Main Street Farmers Market – final market of the 2019 season outside Central Pacific Station from 2:00 until 6:00 pm.
  • Free Bus Transit for School Kids – school children from Kindergarten up to Grade 12 get free bus (but not SeaBus or SkyTrain) travel from October 1st to 4th. (2019 dates to be confirmed.)

Thursday October 3rd (2019)

  • Thursday Farmers Markets – in the plaza outside the Queen Elizabeth Theatre from 3:00 until 7:00 pm.
  • Free Bus Transit for School Kids – school children from Kindergarten up to Grade 12 get free bus (but not SeaBus or SkyTrain) travel from October 1st to 4th. (2019 dates to be confirmed.)

Friday October 4th (2019)

  • Lower Mainland Parks – these are great free places to explore and admire the autumn colours if and while the weather is good.
  • Free Bus Transit for School Kids – school children from Kindergarten up to Grade 12 get free bus (but not SeaBus or SkyTrain) travel from October 1st to 4th. (2019 dates to be confirmed.)

Saturday October 5th (2019)

  • Diwali Fest – live music and dance performances at Surrey City Hall from 2:00 until 5:00 pm.
  • The Sky’s No Limit & Girls Fly Too! – held during the week of International Women’s day, this free event promotes females in the areas of aerospace, aviation, defense and marine industry.
  • Saturday Farmers Markets
  • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
  • Family Favourites Movies – a special feature film costs $2.99 in the morning at select Cineplex theatres in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, Langley, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.

Sunday October 6th (2019)

  • The Sky’s No Limit & Girls Fly Too! – held during the week of International Women’s day, this free event promotes females in the areas of aerospace, aviation, defence and marine industry.
  • Pumpkin Fest – a fall and Halloween themed event at the West Vancouver Community Centre. Free activities involve gymnastics, swimming and skating.
  • Sunday Farmers Markets
    • Ambleside Artisan Farmers Market – from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver.
    • Coquitlam Farmers Market – from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Dogwood Pavilion parking lot at 624 Poirier Street in Coquitlam.
    • Kitsilano Farmers Market – between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm at the Kitsilano Community Centre in Vancouver.
    • White Rock Farmers Market – from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at 15154 Russell Avenue in the Miramar Plaza.
    • Cannery Farmers Market – in Steveston Village at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm. (This is a great day to visit the historic site because during market hours admission is free!)
  • Flea Markets
    • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
    • Cloverdale Flea Market – between 6:00 am and 3:00 pm at Surrey’s Cloverdale Fairgrounds. Admission is $1.50, but free for children ages 12 and under.
  • Jazz Vespers
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm in the salons at St. Andrews-Wesley United Church at 1018 Nelson Street in Vancouver. Admission by donation.
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm at St. Stephen’s Anglican at 885 – 22nd Street in West Vancouver.

Monday October 7th (2019)

  • Election Leadership Debate – leaders from the federal Bloc Quebecois, Conservative, Green, Liberal and NDP parties debate on TV between 4:00 and 6:00 pm. It can be watched on CBC, CTV, Global, HuffPost Canada and Toronto Star news channels.
  • Lower Mainland Parks – these are great free places to explore and admire the autumn colours if and while the weather is good.

Tuesday October 8th (2019)

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission from 5:00 to 9:00 pm is by donation (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at various movie theatres throughout Metro Vancouver (so although not free, it is less expensive than usual).

Wednesday October 9th (2019)

  • Lower Mainland Parks – these are great free places to explore and admire the autumn colours if and while the weather is good.

Thursday October 10th (2019)

  • Lower Mainland Parks – these are great free places to explore and admire the autumn colours if and while the weather is good.

Friday October 11th (2019)

  • Halloween Expo – fun and entertaining activities in Robson Square.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.

Saturday October 12th (2019)

Halloween Haunted Houses

Sunday October 13th (2019)

  • Thanksgiving Sunday
  • Vancouver Halloween Parade – the family-friendly parade starts at 11:00 am and runs along Howe Street and Granville. TIP: Arrive early to find a good spot!
  • Sunday Farmers Markets
  • Flea Markets
    • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
    • Cloverdale Flea Market – between 6:00 am and 3:00 pm at Surrey’s Cloverdale Fairgrounds. Admission is $1.50, but free for children ages 12 and under.
    • Abbotsford Flea Market – a giant market at 32470 Haida Drive in Abbotsford from 6:00 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon. Admission is just $1.00, but free for kids under 10 years of age.
  • Halloween Events
    • Halloween Expo – fun and entertaining activities in Robson Square.
    • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Jazz Vespers
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm in the salons at St. Andrews-Wesley United Church at 1018 Nelson Street. Admission by donation.
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm at Surrey’s Northwood United Church at 8855-156th Street.

Monday October 14th (2019)

Best Places in Autumn

Tuesday October 15th (2019)

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission from 5:00 to 9:00 pm is by donation (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at various movie theatres throughout Metro Vancouver (so although not free, it is less expensive than usual).
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.

Wednesday October 16th (2019)

  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Lower Mainland Parks – these are great free places to explore and admire the autumn colours if and while the weather is good.

Halloween in the Lower Mainland

Thursday October 17th (2019)

  • Beaty Nocturnal – admission is by donation between 5:00 and 8:30 pm at UBC’s Beaty Biodiversity Museum.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.

Friday October 18th (2019)

  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.

Saturday October 19th (2019)

  • Highlands Flea Market – a large garage sale-type market at Highlands United Church in North Vancouver.
  • Movie Night at the River District – free drive-in-style movies take place this evening at River District Vancouver. There’s free popcorn too! (To be confirmed.)
  • Darts Hill Garden – a semi-private garden in Surrey that’s open to the public by donation from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm.
  • Saturday Farmers Markets
  • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
  • Family Favourites Movies – a special feature film costs $2.99 in the morning at select Cineplex theatres in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, Langley, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.

Sunday October 20th (2019)

  • Sunday Farmers Markets
    • Ambleside Artisan Farmers Market – from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver.
    • Coquitlam Farmers Market – from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Dogwood Pavilion parking lot at 624 Poirier Street in Coquitlam.
    • Kitsilano Farmers Market – between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm at the Kitsilano Community Centre in Vancouver.
    • White Rock Farmers Market – from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at 15154 Russell Avenue in the Miramar Plaza.
    • Cannery Farmers Market – in Steveston Village at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm. (This is a great day to visit the historic site because during market hours admission is free!)
  • Flea Markets
    • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
    • Cloverdale Flea Market – between 6:00 am and 3:00 pm at Surrey’s Cloverdale Fairgrounds. Admission is $1.50, but free for children ages 12 and under.
    • Abbotsford Flea Market – a giant market at 32470 Haida Drive in Abbotsford from 6:00 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon. Admission is just $1.00, but free for kids under 10 years of age.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Jazz Vespers – from 4:00 until 5:00 pm in the salons in St. Andrews-Wesley United Church at 1018 Nelson Street. Admission by donation.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Monday October 21st (2019)


  • Election Day – the Federal Canadian Election takes place today. Whether you prefer the Conservatives, Greens, Liberals, NDP or some other party, get out and vote!

  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Tuesday October 22nd (2019)

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission from 5:00 to 9:00 pm is by donation (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at various movie theatres throughout Metro Vancouver (so although not free, it is less expensive than usual).
  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Wednesday October 23rd (2019)

  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Thursday October 24th (2019)

  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Friday October 25th (2019)

  • Roedde House – admission is by donation today (because it’s the last Friday of the month).
  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • St. Paul’s Labyrinth – live music and labyrinth walking in the evening at Vancouver’s St. Paul’s Anglican Church at 1130 Jervis Street.
  • Anmore Manor – a haunted house at 1151 Robin Way in Anmore (just north of Port Moody) between 7:00 and 10:00 pm. Admission is by donation with funds and canned food items benefiting a local charity. Not recommended for young children! (To be confirmed.)
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Halloween in the Lower Mainland

Saturday October 26th (2019)

  • Diwali Fest – the “Diwali Downtown Vancouver” portion of the festival is in Yaletown at the Roundhouse and showcases East Indian dance, music, food and market vendors between 12:30 and 4:30 pm.
  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • Movie Night at the River District – free drive-in-style movies take place this evening at River District Vancouver. There’s free popcorn too! (To be confirmed.)
  • Saturday Farmers Markets
  • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
  • Halloween Activities
    • Parade of Lost Souls – a Halloween procession beginning at 7:00 pm in Vancouver’s Commercial Drive neighbourhood. Donations of $5 are appreciated.
    • Haunted Farm Family Day – Halloween activities take place at Stewart Heritage Farm in Crescent Beach from 12:00 until 3:00 pm.
    • Night for All Souls – Halloween-related activities honoring the dead at Mountain View Cemetery in the evening.
    • Anmore Manor – a haunted house at 1151 Robin Way in Anmore (just north of Port Moody) between 7:00 and 10:00 pm. Admission is by donation with funds and canned food items benefiting a local charity. Not recommended for young children! (To be confirmed.)
    • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
    • Dovercourt Crypt – a haunted house at a private home that you can go right inside in North Vancouver. Open from 6:30 to 9:30 free of charge (although donations benefitting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn fund are greatly appreciated).
  • Family Favourites Movies – a special feature film costs $2.99 in the morning at select Cineplex theatres in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, Langley, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Sunday October 27th (2019)

  • Celebrate the Night – family-friendly activities and fireworks in Maple Ridge’s Memorial Peace Park between 5:00 and 8:00 pm. (To be confirmed.)
  • Bike to Work Week – during the week of October 21 to 27, 2019, people are encouraged to bike to work instead of driving or taking transit.
  • Sunday Farmers Markets
  • Flea Markets
    • Vancouver Flea Market – an indoor flea market at 703 Terminal Avenue in Vancouver. Admission ranges from $1.50 to $3.00 depending on the day’s event, so it’s not free, but it is pretty cheap.
    • Cloverdale Flea Market – between 6:00 am and 3:00 pm at Surrey’s Cloverdale Fairgrounds. Admission is $1.50, but free for children ages 12 and under.
    • Abbotsford Flea Market – a giant market at 32470 Haida Drive in Abbotsford from 6:00 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon. Admission is just $1.00, but free for kids under 10 years of age.
  • Free Halloween Haunted Houses
    • Anmore Manor – a haunted house at 1151 Robin Way in Anmore (just north of Port Moody) between 7:00 and 10:00 pm. Admission is by donation with funds and canned food items benefiting a local charity. Not recommended for young children! (To be confirmed.)
    • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
    • Dovercourt Crypt – a haunted house at a private home that you can go right inside in North Vancouver. Open from 6:30 to 9:30 free of charge (although donations benefitting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn fund are greatly appreciated).
  • Jazz Vespers
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm in the salons in St. Andrews-Wesley United Church at 1018 Nelson Street. Admission by donation.
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm at St. Andrew’s United Church at 1044 St. George’s Avenue in North Vancouver.
    • From 4:00 until 5:00 pm at Northwood United Church at 8855-156th Street in Surrey.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Monday October 28th (2019)

  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Dovercourt Crypt – a haunted house at a private home that you can go right inside in North Vancouver. Open from 6:30 to 9:30 free of charge (although donations benefitting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn fund are greatly appreciated).
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Tuesday October 29th (2019)

  • Vancouver Art Gallery – admission from 5:00 to 9:00 pm is by donation (because it’s Tuesday).
  • Cheap Movie Night – at various movie theatres throughout Metro Vancouver (so although not free, it is less expensive than usual).
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Wednesday October 30th (2019)

  • Dovercourt Crypt – a haunted house at a private home that you can go right inside in North Vancouver. Open from 6:30 to 9:30 free of charge (although donations benefitting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn fund are greatly appreciated). (To be confirmed.)
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Anmore Manor – a haunted house at 1151 Robin Way in Anmore (just north of Port Moody) between 7:00 and 10:00 pm. Admission is by donation with funds and canned food items benefiting a local charity. Not recommended for young children! (To be confirmed.)
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Thursday October 31st (Halloween) (2019)

  • Museum of Vancouver – admission is by donation today between 5:00 and 8:00 pm (because it’s the last Thursday of the month).
  • Halloween Fireworks – a free event with music, kids’ activities, fire juggling, magic show and fireworks at Minoru Park at 7191 Granville Avenue in Richmond.
  • Anmore Fireworks – a community event with fireworks between 7:00 and 9:00 pm at Spirit Park at 2697 Sunnyside Road in Anmore (near Port Moody). Admission is by donation. (To be confirmed.)
  • The Haunt of Edgemont – a haunted house at a residential home in North Vancouver. Admission is by donation benefiting the BC Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund.
  • Coquitlam Halloween House – a private home with wonderful Halloween decorations at 443 Draycott Street in Coquitlam. Donations benefiting Variety the Children’s Charity are greatly appreciated. Open for viewing between 6:30 pm and 9 o’clock.
  • Forestridge Haunted Yard – a decorated residential property at 2988 Forestridge Place in Coquitlam. The lights are on between 6:30 and 10:00 pm and donations collected here also benefit Variety the Children’s Charity. (To be confirmed.)

Other Information

For a more complete list of things to do in October, including activities that aren’t free, see Vancouver’s October Events Calendar.

And for a list of great activities that don’t cost a lot of money throughout the year, click Vancouver on a Budget.

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