Although the weather outside is frightful during the winter, there is no shortage of fun things to do to add some colour and joy into the grey weather. Plus, winter is home to some of the best holidays of the year, like Christmas!

READ ALSO: 12 Magical Places In Vancouver To See Christmas Lights This Holiday Season

You will not be bored this holiday season with so many things to do and events to attend. Check out this guide for Vancouverites listed in no particular order:

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1. Experience The Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain


2. Try a Snow-Limo tour


3. See the Canadian Holiday Train in BC


4. Go sledding, tobogganing, and tubing at Mount Seymour


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5. Ride the Bright Nights Christmas Train at Stanley Park


6. Experience Christmas at Flyover Canada


7. Hit the slopes and shred some powder with your skis or board


8. Party it up at the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at the Commodore Ballroom

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9. Zipline through the snow at Grouse or Whistler


10. Go snowshoeing


11. See the Carol Ships Parade of Lights light up the Vancouver waters


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12. Explore this crazy cool BC castle


13. Go to Contact Music Festival


14. Attend the Vancouver Christmas Tree Lighting at Robson Square


15. Experience winter wonderland with a sleigh ride on Grouse


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16. See lanterns light up the night at the Winter Solstice Lantern Festival


17. Attend the Santa Claus Parade in downtown


18. Skate for free at Robson Square


19. Experience a Heritage Christmas at the Burnaby Village Museum


20. Heli-ski


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21. Be dazzled by the Canyon Lights at the Capilano Suspension Bridge


22. Go dog sledding in Whistler


23. End 2016 or start 2017 with a Polar Bear swim


24. See the St. Paul’s Hospital Lights of Hope


25. Explore some of the absolutely surreal places in BC on this list 


26. Relax at a hot spring


27. Get lost in the Enchant Christmas Light Maze & Market


28. Experience Christmas in Kerrisdale and go for a free horse carriage ride


29. Have a weekend getaway and rent a mansion for super cheap


30. Be amazed by the Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden


31. See Yaletown transform into Candytown on November 21


32. Visit Fort Langley for Heritage Holiday


33. Check out Holidays at the Aquarium


34. Walk down Gingerbread Lane at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver


35. Check out the Karaoke Christmas Trolley Tour


36. Listen to A Traditional Christmas from the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra


37. See Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker


38. See the biggest supermoon of the 21st century on November 14th


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39. Visit this unreal BC waterfront spa resort only a few hours from Vancouver


40. Go to the Circle Craft Winter Market


41. Finish this bucket list of Vancouver cafes


42. Visit 11 of the most beautiful towns in BC


43. Check out one of these quirky bars in Vancouver 


44. Watch a Canucks game


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45. Cozy up at the Hot Chocolate Festival 


46. Attend LunarFest Vancouver


47. Check out Dine Out Vancouver


48. Go indoor bouldering 


49. Celebrate at the Chinese New Year Parade & Festival


50. Eat your heart out at Street Food City


51. Go to the Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium


52. Go Cross-Country Skiing


53. Be inspired at PuSh International Performing Arts Festival


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54. Get festive at the annual Vancouver Christmas Market


55. Get a Christmas tree


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