4th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market opens Friday, November 22, 2013
Itâ€™s the most wonderful time of the year! The beloved annual Vancouver Christmas Market opens for its fourth year November 22nd to December 24th, 2013, transforming Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza into a festive wonderland for the holiday season. Now with two extra days, the Vancouver Christmas Market offers all the old-world tradition, cultural festivities and general â€œGemÃ¼tlichkeitâ€ of a traditional German Christmas market, right in the heart of downtown Vancouver.
The Vancouver Christmas Market has become known as one of British Columbiaâ€™s most delightful holiday attractions. The much-anticipated event is a magical outdoor experience, featuring more than 45 traditional wooden huts decorated with thousands of twinkling white lights, all showcasing an assortment of vendors selling authentic food, handcrafted decorations, sweets and gifts. There is always something new to experience at the Market; by day or night, this is the perfect place to immerse yourself in a beautiful, festive atmosphere that is sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
For the price of any paid admission, visitors will be given a FREE Seasonâ€™s Pass so they can enjoy the Market time and again throughout the 33-day event. Also, come early on weekdays to beat the crowds and enjoy 2-for-1 lunch admission, making the Market the perfect place to grab a delicious midday meal with colleagues and friends. Cultural entertainment, Christmas carols, and beautiful performances will highlight your stroll through the Market as you shop for gifts, enjoy a cup of authentic GlÃ¼hwein, and take a spin on downtown Vancouverâ€™s only Christmas carousel.
2013 Annual Vancouver Christmas Market
Dates: November 22nd to December 24th
Hours: 11am to 9pm, daily
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza, downtown Vancouver
Admission: Adults (13+): $6 â€“ Mon-Fri 4pm-9pm & Weekends 11am-9pm
Adults (13+): $3 Special! Mon-Fri 11am-4pm
Youth (7-12): $3
Child (0-6): FREE
Carousel Rides: $3 per ticket; $10 per package of 5 tickets
For more information visit www.vancouverchristmasmarket.com