‘Tis the spooky season and there’s no better place to celebrate than Vancouver. Our beautiful city always gets in the festive spirit, no matter what the season. This year, there are numerous events that offer scares, food, drink, and more, all in equal measure. If you’re looking for something to do as a local or visiting the city from out of town, there’s lots to tingle your spine and taste buds this October . . .
Before the scary stuff happens, why not embark on a cultural experience full of bier, bratwurst, and lederhosen? Harvest Haus returns to Vancouver this year from Sept 30th to Oct 31st at the PNE Forum. This authentic European harvest tradition with a modern flare hosts several fun events and highlights including local brewers, vintners, chefs, and entertainers galore. Enjoy new tastes plus all the Oktoberfest classics you already know and love. Tickets are limited, so purchasing early is recommended. Learn more.
PNE HALLOWEEN FRIGHT NIGHTS
After taking a covid break, Fright Night at Playland is returning in 2022. This spooky event that boasts you’ll “scream your face off” runs from October 7th to October 31st. Watch Playland turn into a carnival of horrors with night rides, a haunted mansion, Hollywood horrors, creepy clowns, a doll factory, and more! Check the website for admission days and rates and be prepared to scream. Learn more.
FORBIDDEN VANCOUVER WALKING TOURS
If being chased through a carnival by clowns isn’t really your scene, you might want to consider a walking tour by Forbidden Vancouver. While many of the tours are steeped in history, The Lost Souls of Gastown Tour is a popular feature at Halloween. Detailing a gruesome history of Victorian Gastown full of murder and revenge, this unique theatrical performance is both educational and fun and a great way to spend an evening. Learn more.
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Certainly more of an event for the kids, this magical adventure put on by Flyover Canada has you soaring through the skies on a magical adventure to a spooky music festival alongside some interesting characters. The event runs from September 27th to October 31st so get your tickets and head out for a fun ride! If you book with stayvancouverhotels.com before October 31st, you could also receive 2 free tickets to Flyover Canada! Learn more.
Whether you’re eating and drinking at Oktoberfest, running from scary clowns at Playland, or enjoying a spooky journey through Vancouver, be sure to book with stayvancouverhotels.com in order to receive some awesome incentives! Not only do we offer high-quality accommodations for your stay, we also provide exclusive offers on bike rentals, tickets to the Egyptian exhibit and Flyover Canada, or gift certificates for Amazon, Starbucks, and iTunes. Learn more!