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Our friends at Wesbrook Village are excited to kick off the holiday season with a Balloon Winter Wonderland and Holiday Craft Fair starting Saturday, December 3. We know from past experience what fun the Wesbrook Village events are and want to extend a special invite to The VancouverMom blogger community to come and enjoy the fun.
Holiday at Wesbrook Village will take place between 11am-2pm on Saturday, December 3 and will include:
Photos with Santa – Children are invited to take a photo with Santa at the Blenz coffee shop between 11am to 1pm.
** BLOGGER BONUS: The first 30 bloggers to register for this event will recieve FREE holiday beverages from Blenz for every family member to enjoy on December 3 while taking in the events! **
Balloon Contest Draw - Enter to win your own 4-foot balloon Snowman to take home. The prize will be drawn on December 19.
Festive Music – The UBC Thunderbird Band and carollers from UBC Theatre will be entertaining crowds and infusing the neighbourhood with holiday cheer starting at 12pm.
There will also be a Holiday Craft Fair at the new Wesbrook Community Centre open from 10am to 5pm. The Craft Fair will include offerings from over 50 BC artisans and a number of Wesbrook Village businesses. Holiday shoppers will be able to purchase everything from knitwear, to soaps, to jewelry and baked goods.
A number of other local businesses will be staging additional holiday events, including a special brunch menu at BierCraft Restaurant, a tea sampling at Murchie’s Fine Tea, face-painting at Fido, and a kids’ craft and colouring station at Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt.
For a full list of times and additional activities at DiscoverWesbrook.com.
Entry to all events is free and free parking is available across from Save-On-Foods and in the underground parkade.
We hope to see you all on December 3!
Located south of West 16th Avenue and flanked by Pacific Spirit Regional Park and UBC Farm, Wesbrook is set on a pristine peninsula surrounded by spectacular sweeping ocean views. The ideal balance of urban village and natural setting, Wesbrook is made up of a collection of shops, residences, parks and playgrounds nestled beside a forest on the University of British Columbia’s Vancouver campus. The new community features a variety of rental apartments and ownership condominiums that all conform to UBC’s sustainability guidelines and has great access to public transit. Learn more at www.discoverwesbrook.com
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