Metro Vancouver’s Free & Cheap Events for January 2016

Snow on tree branch

The holidays have come and go and the new year is in full swing!  Metro Vancouver has lots of free & cheap events happening for this month, January.  On a weekly basis, I will be adding more events as they are found, so be sure to check back often.  As always, these events are free or $15 or under! 

Make sure to comment below with your favourite activity to do in January!  We’d love to hear from you! 

If you want to stay up to date with all of the latest deals, don’t forget to subscribe to our blog by e-mail, RSS feed, or twitter on the right side panel for computers or on the bottom of the page for mobile devices and tablets! 

Okay, let’s get started!  Here are events for January in the Lower Mainland!

Common Ground: An Exhibition of Young People’s Art
Admission: Free/When:
October 17 2015 – March 27 2016/Where: Vancouver

By Donation Indoor Yoga
Admission: BY DONATION (if you can)/When: Monday – Friday/Where: Vancouver

FREE Family Movie at Wesbrook Village
Admission: Free/When:
Wednesdays/Where: Vancouver

English Corner: Practise Conversational English for FREE
Admission: Free/When:
Thursdays/Where: Vancouver

East Van Community Yoga
Admission: FREE/BY DONATION/When:
Thursdays/Where: Vancouver

Cineplex Family Favourites
Admission: $2.99
/When: Saturdays/Where: Cineplex locations in Metro Vancouver

Nat Bailey Farmers Market
Admission: Free/When: Saturdays; November 7 2015 – April 23 2016 (except Dec. 26)/Where: Vancouver

Hastings Park Farmers Market
Admission:
Free/When:
Sundays; November 8 2015 – May 1 2016 (except Dec. 27)/Where: Vancouver

Festival of Trees
Admission:
Free/When:
November 8 2015 – January 5 2016/Where: Burnaby

2015 Heritage Christmas
Admission: Free/When: November 21 2015 – January 1 2015 (closed Dec. 24 & 25)/Where: Burnaby

Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park
Admission:
$6 – $12, Free for children 2 & under/When: November 26 – January 2 (closed December 25)/Where: Vancouver

Bright Nights in Stanley Park
Admission:
By donation ($4 suggested)/When: November 26 – January 2 (closed December 25)/Where: Vancouver

A Dickens Christmas
Admission:
$10 – $15, children 4 & under free/When: December 1 2015 – January 3 2016/Where: Britannia Beach

The Robson Square Ice Rink and Plaza
Admission: Free
(plus skate rentals if needed)/When: December 1 2015 – February 2016 (open Christmas eve & day)/Where: Vancouver

Christmas Train
Admission:
$8.50 +tax/When: December 4 2015 – January 3 2016 (closed December 25)/Where: Surrey

Enchanted Nights at Bloedel Conservatory
Admission:
$5.25 – $8.50; free for children under 3 yrs/When: December 4 2015 – January 3 2016/Where: Vancouver

Polar Bear Swim
Admission:
Free/When:
January 1/Where: Vancouver

Newton Community Walk
Admission: Free/When:
January 8/Where: Surrey

Italian Film Fest Vancouver
Admission:
$11 – $13 for each film, plus $2 VIFF membership/When: January 8 – 14/Where: Vancouver

Walk Richmond – Terra Nova
Admission:
Free/When:
January 9/Where: Richmond

No Pants Skytrain Ride 2016
Admission: Free/When:
January 10/Where: Vancouver

Drop-In, Drop-Off Week
Admission:
By donation (warm clothing) & receive a free fitness class/When: January 11 – 17/Where: Richmond

SALSA Dancing at the Pipe Shop
Admission:
$15 drop-in/When: January 13, 20 & 27, February 3, 10, 17 & 24, March 2 & 9/Where: North Vancouver

Chilliwack Chiefs Score with Reading
Admission: Free/When:
January 14/Where: Chilliwack

Vancouverite: A Comedy Show
Admission:
$6.81 advance, $10 door/When: January 15/Where: Vancouver

Teenage Dirtbag
Admission:
$6.81 advance, $10 door/When: January 16/Where: Vancouver

Monthly Birding Walks
Admission: Free/When:
January 16/Where: Surrey

Gluten Free Expo
Admission:
$12 single day general admission, $20 weekend pass general admission/When: January 16 – 17/Where: Vancouver

Homesteading Expo
Admission: $12 advance, $15 door, free for children 10 & under/When: January 16 – 17/Where: Vancouver

Street Food City V
Admission: Free/When:
January 16 – 24/Where: Vancouver

The 6th Annual Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival
Admission:
Cost of hot chocolate(s)/When: January 16 – February 14/Where: Vancouver

Fitness 101 Series – Setting Reasonable Fitness and Health Goals
Admission: Free/When:
January 19/Where: Richmond

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival
Admission: Free for some events, see website for more details/When:
January 19 – February 7/Where: Vancouver

Vancouver International Boat Show 2016
Admission:
$13 – $15 single day, Children 16 yrs & under free/When: January 20 – 24/Where: Vancouver

The Motorcycle Show Vancouver
Admission: $10 – $13/When: January 22 – 24/Where: Abbotsford

The Motorcycle Show Vancouver
Admission:
$10 – $13/When: January 22 – 24/Where: Vancouver

Graham Clark presents…
Admission:
$6.81 advance, $10 door/When: January 22/Where: Vancouver

Winter Wander 2016 at Vanier Park
Admission:
$5, free for children 5 & under/When: January 23/Where: Vancouver

Walk Richmond – South Dyke Trail
Admission: Free/When:
January 23/Where: Richmond

Renia Perel’s Songs of the Wasteland
Admission:
$5 – $10/When: January 26/Where: Vancouver

Fitness 101 Series – Finding Your Exercise Heart Rate
Admission: Free/When:
January 26/Where: Richmond

Caregiver Drop-in
Admission: Free/When:
January 27/Where: Surrey

Common Grace – Pacific Theatre
Admission:
pay what you can at the door, $14.70 advance/When: January 28 (for special pricing)/Where: Vancouver

A Little Lunch Music
Admission: Free/When:
January 28/Where: Burnaby

Museum of Vancouver (By Donation)
Admission:
By donation/When: January 28/Where: Vancouver

Alicia Tobin’s Come Draw With Me
Admission:
$6.81 door, $10 advance/When: January 29/Where: Vancouver

The Vancouver Short Film Festival
Admission:
Starting at $11, plus $2 VIFF membership/When: January 29 – 30/Where: Vancouver

Interrupting the Stigma: Putting an End to Size-Shaming
Admission:
Free/When: January 30/Where: Vancouver

Interrupting the Stigma: Putting an End to Size – Shaming
Admission: Free/When:
January 30/Where: Vancouver

ArtStarts – Free Weekend Workshops for Kids and Families
Admission: Free/When:
January 30 – 31/Where: Vancouver

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s