This Week in the Tri-Cities: Farmers Market Fun


Maillardville Christmas 2015

Man, I should really get Christmas shopping don’t you think? It looks like I have some opportunities this week. As always, more events can be found in the events calendar. What:  Coquitlam Christmas Farmers Market When:  Saturday, December 12, 9am – 4pm Where:  Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex The skinny:  The Coquitlam Farmers Market Society […]



CP Holiday Train 2015


CP Holiday Train 2014

2015 is the 17th anniversary of the CP Rail Holiday Train. It’s a three week long, 10,000km journey across Canada. It will visit more than 150 communities before arriving in the Tri-Cities on December 19, 2015. It’s carrying performers Jim Cuddy, Devin Cuddy and Kelly Prescott, who will perform in both communities. In Port Moody, […]



Holiday Events at Port Moody Station Museum


Port Moody Station Museum Christmas Tea 2015

The Port Moody Station Museum is celebrating the season with two upcoming events. Here are the details! A Christmas Truce 1914 The Expect Exceptional Theatre Company will be performing A Christmas Truce 1914 on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 2:00pm and 4:00pm at Port Moody Station Museum. Light refreshments will be put out after the […]



Seven Clutter-free Gifts for Christmas


Christmas Gift

Christmas day is fast approaching and heart-warming holiday advertisements and malls bursting with merchandise assure us if we can find the perfect gift our holidays will be a success. Of course, we all want to show our loved ones and friends how much we cherish them, but is another scarf, scented candle, or electronic gadget […]



This Week in the Tri-Cities: Lots of Lanterns


Lantern Affair 2015 Place Des Arts Coquitlam

So this weekend my kids really want to put up the Christmas lights. Will have to do that and check out some local events! More can be found in our events calendar. What:  Eagle Ridge Hospital Auxiliary Annual Chocolate Sale When:  Thursday, December 3, 9am – 7pm and Friday, December 4, 9am to 4pm Where: […]



2015 Port Moody Winter Solstice Lantern Festival


Solstice Lantern Festival 2011 Port Moody

The fifth annual Winter Solstice Lantern Festival is coming back to Port Moody on Sunday, December 20, 2015. To take in the fun head to Pioneer Memorial Park, located between Newport Village and City Hall, between 4:00 and 7:00pm. The location was new last year, and it worked so well they’re returning to the same […]



The Ugly Christmas Sweater Dash


Ugly Sweater Dash 2015 Port Moody

Save the date! On Saturday Dec 5, 2015 at 11:00am the Ugly Christmas Sweater Dash 5km returns to Tri-Cities. The event starts and finishes at Rocky Point Park in Port Moody and raises funds for the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada. To money raised helps fulfill favourite wishes for children diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses. Last […]



Celebrate the Season with Coastal Sound Choirs


Coastal Sound Christmas 2015

Featuring performances in Coquitlam and Vancouver, Coastal Sound’s 2015-2016 season offers something for everyone.  Two holiday choral concerts are scheduled in Coquitlam: the annual Comfort & Joy performances take place at Evergreen Cultural Centre on Sunday, December 13, 2015. In the Tri-Cities, Comfort & Joy will feature Harpist Gillian Skinner accompanying Coastal Sound choirs in […]



This Week in the Tri-Cities: Countdown to Santa


Christmas Leigh Square Port Coquitlam 2015

It’s coming, you know it’s coming. Shopping done yet? Well, if you want something else to do we’ve got you covered. You can find more events in our events calendar. What:  Celtic Christmas Charity Concert When:  Friday, November 27, 7:30pm Where:  St. Andrew’s United Church, Port Moody The skinny:  Caelestra is a 5 member Medieval-Celtic […]



Brighten Up at Place des Arts and Mackin House


Christmas Crafts Place Des Arts Makin House Coquitlam

Each year, Place des Arts in Coquitlam invites you to gather up family and friends and join them to brighten up the dark days of winter. Along with their popular Lantern Affair celebration, they also program a host of exciting events, performances and workshops that together comprise Brighten Up! Activities take place at Place des […]

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