What: Now in its 14th year, the White Spot Christmas Luncheon is a charity meal supporting organizations across Metro Vancouver. This year’s event in Richmond will support the Richmond Hospital Foundation, while the Kingsway location will support Variety – The Children’s Charity.
Where: Unit 1902 – 6551 No. 3 Road, Richmond and 1476 Kingsway, Vancouver
What: Learn about sea life this Christmas Day with Scuba Claus, watch a real live electric eel light up a Christmas light display, or just take in some of ocean’s natural beauty at the Vancouver Aquarium. There’s lots to see and do, Christmas-y and otherwise.
Where: Vancouver Aquarium – 845 Avison Way, Vancouver
What: Tonnes of movies open and are already open on Christmas Day. Star Wars, Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest Oscar push Revenant, Jennifer Lawrence’s returns to a non-Hunger Games movie with Joy, Will Smith angers the entirety of the NFL in Concussion – there’s plenty to choose from. Take your pic.
Where: Scotiabank Theatre – 900 Burrard Street, Vancouver
What: A delicious winter wonderland, in support of SOS Children’s Villages. Take the ride up to Grouse Mountain’s Peak of Christmas, view the delectable wonders, vote for your favourite, and support a good cause – all at the same time. Nothing says “Christmas Spirit” more.
Where: Grouse Mountain, Peak of Christmas – 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver
When: Friday, December 25; 10 a.m to 10 p.m.
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