What's Happening This Weekend In the Lower Mainland (June 10 to 12)

Wondering what to do in Vancouver this weekend? There are many events taking place in the Lower Mainland, as well as many attractions.

See below for a list of what’s happening this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Friday, June 10th, 2022

7 Generations Cup – an Indigenous-hosted skateboarding event at the Langley Events Centre. 

Vancouver Maritime Museum – In addition to its permanent collection, there is currently a temporary exhibition on Aboriginal canoe cultures.Use the promo code BESTVANCOUVER and save 25%!

Camping Opportunities – there are lots of great campgrounds in the Lower Mainland. There are many beautiful campsite to name a few, 
Cultus Lake (in the Fraser Valley), Golden Ears (near Maple Ridge), Kilby Park (in the Fraser Valley)

Vancouver Mysteries Games – Enjoy an outdoor adventure game in downtown Vancouver or a virtual game in the comfort of your own home. Use promo code BESTPLACES and save 10% on games with 3 or more people.

Saturday, June 11th, 2022

Surrey Car Free Day – a new car free day event with food trucks, market vendors, live entertainment and family-friendly activities. Performing at the event are Ashleigh Ball, NADUH, The Jins, PEAK, Á’a:líya, Tess Anderson, Robin Reddy and other artists. Admission is free!

Bard on the Beach – Shakespearean theatre at Vanier Park. Today features A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Rotary Ride for Rescue – a cycling event up Cypress Mountain to raise money for North Shore Rescue and other Rotary humanitarian projects.

Fraser Valley Car Show – a fundraising car show benefiting the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation and Chilliwack General Hospital.

Sunday, June 12th, 2022

Teddy Bear Picnic – a child-friendly event that normally takes place at Coquitlam’s Town Centre Park.

Prince of Whales Whale Watching Tours – whale watching and other sightseeing tours depart from Granville Island.

Coquitlam Farmers Market – from 9 am to 1 pm at 624 Poirier Street in Coquitlam.

WildPlay Element Park – ropes courses and ziplines at the outdoor adventure facility in Maple Ridge.