Vancouver's Indulgence Season


January to March - is Vancouver's Indulgence Season ...When Vancouver is at its most decadent and delicious. Savour the city's food and drink festivals, glamorous special events and engagements and the sweet treats of Valentine's Day offerings this season. Whether the weather is best described as crisp and cool or fresh and drizzly, locals and visitors can blend their outdoor activity and West Coast attractions with the warming effects of exciting NHL hockey, unique shopping finds, luxurious spa treatments, rich BC wines and spirits, and more. HINT: Hotel rates are also the best all year during the Indulgence Season.

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    Dine Out Vancouver Festival - Jan. 16 to Feb. 1

    Kick off the season's indulgence by attending any of 30 or more themed events happening around the city as part of the 13th Annual Dine Out Vancouver Festival, Canada's largest food and drink festival. Savour, sip and sample three-course prix fixe menus at over 275 restaurants, and sign up for exclusive extras with the all new Club Amuse Bouche.

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  • Forage Restaurant

    Make a Night out of Dine Out - Jan. 16 to Feb. 1

    During Dine Out Vancouver Festival, participating local hotels are offering one of three special Dine Out rates from $78, $108 and $138, and many also have all-inclusive Dine and Stay packages. New for this year, four hotels have also created the Amuse Bouche hotel collection packages featuring everything from special chef-guided tours, to cooking classes, spa treatments, welcome gifts and more for the most exclusive and experiential Dine Out Vancouver getaway.

    > Book your Dine Out getaway now
  • Chef Whittaker

    Featured Hotel Package of the Month: The Listel Hotel's Forage & Feast Package 

    Always wanted to make your own mustard and jams? Impress your friends by identifying edible foods while walking in the woods? Get behind the scenes in one of the city's most interesting restaurants during the busiest time in the city's culinary calendar! Here's your chance to experience the best of Dine Out Vancouver 2015! This package includes tickets to the Grape Debate and the West End Brunch Crawl, as well as a private preserving workshop in Chef Chris Whittaker's Forage kitchen, a rain forest tour led by Robin Kort of Swallow Tail Tours, a 10-course West Coast tasting menu and the ultimate foraging basket.

    > Book your Forage & Feast Package now
  • Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett

    Vancouver's Indulgence Season Sweepstakes 

    Enter by March 31st and you could win two tickets to see An evening with Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett on their Cheek to Cheek tour when it comes to Vancouver on either May 25th or 26th, an overnight stay at the elegant Sutton Place Hotel and dinner for two at Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar.

    > Enter now
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

    Pre-Book Popular Vancouver Attractions Before Arriving

    Now you can pre-book your Vancouver attractions even before you arrive. From sightseeing tours, to exploring underground mines, to soaring across Canada, to checking out a 450-foot long suspension bridge in the middle of a thriving coastal rainforest, there's something for everyone. Check out which signature experiences can be reserved and purchased today.

    > Book now

  • Vancouver's spas

    Relax and Indulge at Vancouver's Plethora of Spas and Wellness Facilities

    Spa time isn't just about treating yourself, it's about loving yourself, and these eight Vancouver spa treatments are perfect ways to do it. Some may seem exotic, but when relaxation is your destination, we don't have any problem turning to extreme measures. Infrared saunas? Thermal baths? We say bring it on. Learn more.

  • PuSh Festival

    PuSh International Performing Arts Festival - Jan. 20 to Feb. 8

    The PuSh Festival expands the horizons of Vancouver artists and audiences with work that is visionary, genre-bending, multi-disciplined, startling and original. The Festival showcases acclaimed international, Canadian and local artists and mixes them together with an alchemy that inspires audiences, rejuvenates artists, stimulates the industry and forges productive relationships around the globe. Learn more about the festival. Book your PuSh tickets at Tickets Tonight. Book a hotel offer during PuSh.

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Broadway Across Canada presents Beauty and the Beast - Feb. 3 to 8

    Just in time for Valentine's Day, Broadway Across Canada's smash hit musical Beauty and the Beast is coming to Vancouver. Taking place at Queen Elizabeth Theatre, the award-winning production brings to life the magical love story of Belle and her Beast with dazzling choreography, vocals, set and costume design, and an unforgettable score. Learn more.

    > Book a stay during Beauty and the Beast

  • Vancouver Canucks

    Vancouver Canucks NHL Hockey

    Vancouver Canucks tickets for regular season games are on sale now! Fans can purchase tickets either online or by calling Ticketmaster at 1.855.523.6800. Tickets are available for individual games as well as ticket packages including Family Packs and Group Tickets. Single Game Suites are also available to rent on a game by game basis for groups ranging in size from 8 to 70 people. Be part of the action and come cheer on the Canucks at Rogers Arena! Learn more.

    > Book a stay during the Vancouver Canucks' 2014-15 season

  • Valentines in Vancouver

    Valentines in Vancouver

    A city of sparkling lights and glass, unparalleled global dining, selfie-friendly public art, ocean and inlet, sunset vistas from mountaintops and walking paths and trails in every direction...can you think of a better place to kiss? Book a visit during the romantic Valentines time of year, and let room service take care of the rest.

    Check out the many low-cost romance activities in Vancouver.

  • Queen Noor

    Valentines Gift Idea for Her: Queen Noor - Mar. 10

    The Vancouver Board of Trade Women's Leadership Circle is proud to present an evening with Her Majesty Queen Noor - the international humanitarian, activist and outspoken voice on issues of global peacebuilding, nuclear non-proliferation, women's empowerment, and cross-cultural understanding. For one night only, March 10, 2015, Her Majesty is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre to share and inspire. Learn more.

    Her Majesty Queen Noor Hotel and Ticket Packages:
    Tourism Vancouver is proud to offer a one-time special hotel package including tickets to attend the Vancouver Board of Trade Women's Leadership Circle's presentation of Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan. Package includes your choice of accommodations, plus tickets to see Queen Noor on March 10th at a very special rate for Tourism Vancouver guests.

    > Book now
  • Vancouver International Auto Show

    Valentines Gift Idea for Him: Vancouver International Auto Show - Mar. 24 to 29

    Come and see all the gleaming new models, concepts and specialty vehicles in the Vancouver Convention Centre's sleek west coast showroom. All new for 2015 the "Car Culture" feature will highlight vehicles displayed in lifestyle themed settings from luxury to children-friendly and concepts like the "Great Outdoors", "Work Zone" and "City Luxury". Package accommodations are conveniently walkable to the Convention Centre and include a variety of room types and prices for all budgets. Learn more.

    Vancouver International Auto Show Packages:
    Your package includes Vancouver International Auto Show tickets and overnight accommodations at significantly discounted package rates.

    > Book now
  • TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival

    Valentines Gift Idea For All: TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Gift Certificates

    It's never too early to buy Jazz Festival tickets or gift certificates, especially with this year being the event's 30th Anniversary, in June of 2015. There are more events than ever this year with all new Coastal Jazz concerts launching in Vancouver's Indulgence Season leading up to the festival later in the year. There is more music, mores ticketed and more free concerts, more education and training...and well, just more of everything. Get a head start on your Jazz Fest plans this season. Learn more.

  • Talking Stick Festival

    Talking Stick Festival - Feb. 17 to Mar. 1

    The Talking Stick Festival - Western Canada's premiere Aboriginal arts festival - returns to Vancouver for its 14th anniversary. Drawing nearly 20,000 attendees annually, the festival features performances by local, national and internationally acclaimed Aboriginal artists, ranging from powwow and theatre to contemporary dance, visual arts and slam poetry face-offs. Festival-goers are also invited to check out an array of workshops, artist talks and panel discussions. Buy tickets and learn more.

    > Book a stay during the Talking Stick Festival

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    Winterruption on Granville Island - Feb. 19 to 22

    Celebrating a decade of arts, music and dance this year, Winterruption is gearing up to stage a winter carnival like no other. Visitors can marvel at high-flying acrobatics courtesy of Axe Capoeira, join a colourful Carnival procession and sample Granville Island spirits on a "Meet Your Makers" tour. Afterward, unwind to the smooth Brazilian vibe of Celso Mechado (presented by Coastal Jazz), or chow down on delicious eats at the Sustainable Seafood Market Dinner (presented by Edible Canada and the David Suzuki Foundation). Learn more.

    > Book a stay during Winterruption

  • Chutzpah Festival

    Chutzpah! Festival - Feb. 19 to Mar. 15

    Celebrate local, national and international Jewish cultural talent at the 15th annual Chutzpah! Festival. This year's event features awe-inspiring dance, insightful theatre, gut-wrenching comedies and lively music. For nearly a month, Chutzpah! takes place at various locations across Vancouver, including The Norman Rothstein Theatre. Tickets can be purchased through Tickets Tonight.

    > Book a stay during the Chutzpah! Festival

  • Vancouver International Wine Festival

    Vancouver International Wine Festival - Feb. 20 to Mar. 1

    The Vancouver International Wine Festival is one of North America's largest wine festivals, attracting vintners and wine enthusiasts from around the world. Marking its 37th year in 2015, the event features more than 170 participating wineries, amounting to 1,750-plus wines on pour. Over the course of seven days, attendees can choose from some 50 festival events, including wine seminars, winery dinners and an assortment of lunches and brunches at Vancouver's finest restaurants and hotels. This year's theme country is Australia and the global focus is Syrah. We'll drink to that! Learn more

    > Book a stay during the Vancouver International Wine Festival

  • Beau Dick

    The Box of Treasures: Gifts from the Supernatural, Works by Beau Dick - Mar. 4 to Sept. 27

    The Box of Treasures: Gifts from the Supernatural reveals masterworks created for Kwakwaka’wakw potlatches by master artist and traditional Chief, Beau Dick, Gigame Walis Gyiyam (Gray whale). You can catch this exhibit at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art. Learn more.   

    > Book a stay during the Box of Treasures exhibit

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