It’s the Family Day long weekend in Vancouver! Time to catch up on some much-needed sleep and rest your tired legs from slogging through the snow all week. Check out the list below of some fun stuff to keep you busy this long weekend:

24 hours of winter Grouse Mountain 2017

24 Hours of Winter at Grouse

When: Saturday, February 11 – Sunday, February 12
Where: Grouse Mountain
What is it: Wanna snowboard at 2 in the morning? Now’s your chance! Grouse is open for 24 hours with lots of extra entertainment. (more info)

Food Truck February

When: Saturday and Sunday, 10-2pm
Where: Nat Bailey Stadium and Hastings Park
What is it: Experience a world of local street food while shopping for the best selection of seasonal produce the city has to offer. (more info)

Eastside Flea

When: Friday, Feb 10 – Sunday, Feb 12
Where: 1024 Main Street
What is it: Just over 50 curated local vendors selling goods that would make a perfect Valentine’s gift for that special someone (or yourself, we won’t tell)! (more info)

Nikkei Centre 11th Annual Flea Market

When: Saturday, February 11, 10am – 4pm
Where: 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
What is it: Thousands of secondhand items available, including Japanese books, comics and magazines, all for amazing bargain prices (more info)

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

When: All weekend
Where: Various locations
What is it: Back for its sixth year, and this time, even more chocolate makers have come together to spike their hot chocolate drinks with the wildest, most delicious flavours you can imagine. (more info)

Love in the Square: Get Married for Free

When: Sunday, February 12 from 10am – 6pm
Where: The Junction
What is it: Want the ultimate frugal wedding? Bring a donation and you can get married for free at Robson Square! Weddings include decorations and photography. Bring your marriage license and get it done! (more info)

Live Band Burlesque Tribute to Kate Bush

When: Sunday, February 12 at 7pm
Where: The Biltmore Cabaret (2755 Prince Edward St)
What is it: Kitty Nights presents a live band burlesque tribute to the trailblazing legacy of the magical Kate Bush, a unique, trailblazing and truly prolific artist. (more info)

Inner Beauty Pageant

When: Sunday, February 12 at 7pm
Where: The Junction
What is it: Bust out your cupcake hands and get ready to strut your stuff to win the pageant event of a lifetime: The Inner Beauty Pageant! Open to all genders, body types and zodiac signs, the Inner Beauty Pageant is a chance to celebrate the diva in all of us. (more info)

50% off lift tickets at participating BC Ski Resorts

When: Monday, all day
Where: BC Ski Resorts
What is it: BC residents receive 50% off ski and snowboard lift tickets at participating BC resorts on Family Day, February 13, 2017. The big one is Whistler, with tickets only $76 for the day – what a steal! (more info)

Looking for more things to do? Check out the full list of February events here.

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