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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