The weekend's fast approaching and it’s time to start deciding what to do with your time off. In typical Vancouver fashion, there are tons of events going on. From concerts to Christmas shows, this weekend is a busy one. Without further ado, here are 7 things to do this weekend in Vancouver.\nVancouver is known for hosting amazing events over the holidays and this weekend is no exception. That means it’s time to get up off the couch and hit the town for date night or a little quality time with friends or family.\nAll of these events are super affordable and some are even free. If you’re feeling adventurous, why not try them all?\nIf you’re in the mood for a road trip, be sure to check out all the cool free festive events going on this month around B.C. In the meantime, start planning your perfect weekend.\nKrampusmarket\nPrice: $3\nWhen: Multiple dates\nAddress: Strange Fellows Brewing, 1345 Clark Drive, Vancouver, B.C.\nWhy You Need To Go: A Krampus themed market? Sign me up! It’s almost as good as pictures with Satan. There will be handmade crafts, food, beer, and pictures with Krampus.\nView this post on Instagram KRAMPUS | After waiting almost the whole year to make his appearance again, Krampus is back stronger than ever before. . OH Studio & Strange Fellows Brewing present the 2nd annual @krampusmarkt - at Strange Fellows Brewing Dec 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th! . To get you into the mood, Krampus Belgian Dubbel will be available this Friday, Nov 15th at our tasting room. Don't keep Krampus waiting! . Link in Bio for 👹 Market info 👈 . . . . . . #strangefellowsbrewing #eastvanbeer #bccraftbeer #craftbeer #supportlocal #local #drinkcraftbeer #beermebc #beerstagram #beergeek #craftbeerlife #westcoastbeer #bcaletrail #yeastvanbc #eastvan #vancity #yvrbrews #yvrbreweries @objecthandmadestudio #krampus A post shared by Strange Fellows Brewing (@strangefellowsbrewing) on Nov 10, 2019 at 10:01am PST\nWebsite\nThe Chainsmokers\nPrice: $59\nWhen: Friday, December 6, 2019\nAddress: Rogers Arena, 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver, B.C.\nWhy You Need To Go: You don’t have to go to Vegas to see a seriously cool headliner. The Chainsmokers are coming to Vancouver this weekend so get ready to party. They will be hitting the stage with 5 Seconds of Summer.\nView this post on Instagram it’s not me it’s you A post shared by world war joy tour 2019 (@thechainsmokers) on Sep 18, 2019 at 8:32am PDT\nWebsite\nChristmas at Canada Place\nPrice: Free\nWhen: Friday, December 6, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020\nAddress: Canada Place, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C.\nWhy You Need To Go: This is opening weekend of Christmas at Canada Place. Here, you can see the classic “Christmoose,” the iconic sails of Canada, and thousands of twinkling lights.\nView this post on Instagram Julälgen är på plats igen 😁 #östersund #ostersund #visitostersund #jämtland #jamtland #natur #nature #winter #ig_photooftheday #ig_svenskabilder #swedishwinter #p4jämtlandbild #jamtbild #tittarbilden #loves_norrland #nature_lovers #naturephotography #photography #bestofjamtland #ig_sweden #mooseontheloose #decoration #christmoose A post shared by Birgitta Wiklund (@thebiggan) on Nov 27, 2019 at 8:39am PST\nWebsite\nGlow Gardens Abbotsford\nPrice: $19.99\nWhen: Friday, December 6, 2019 - Saturday, January 4, 2020\nAddress: 1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford, B.C.\nWhy You Need To Go: Get ready for the opening weekend of one of the coolest Christmas light displays in the city. Be sure to hit up the iconic light tunnel and take photos.\nView this post on Instagram “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough of is love.” — Henry Miller Happy #ValentinesDay from all of us at Glow! Who is the one person you can never get enough ♥ from? 📸: @devlinkenny #GlowLangley www.glowgardens.com/christmas-langley/ A post shared by Glow Gardens (@glowlangley) on Feb 14, 2019 at 11:20am PST\nWebsite\nDowntown Christmas Lights\nPrice: Free\nWhen: Saturday, December 7, 2019\nAddress: JJ Bean Coffee Roasters, 1188 Alberni Street, Vancouver, B.C.\nWhy You Need To Go: This free event will take you on a five-kilometre walk through downtown Vancouver to see awesome tree decorations, gingerbread houses, and decorated windows.\nView this post on Instagram Starry nights at the Lights of Hope in Vancouver ⭐ the holiday season is in full swing in the city and it couldn't be prettier 🎄 If you're looking to find the most magical Christmas activities in Vancouver, check out my new blog post 😊 link in bio 👀 Find out more about this Lights of Hope display and many other festive events in Vancouver in the post ✨ A post shared by Nicole | Travel + Lifestyle (@nicolehuui) on Dec 17, 2018 at 9:11pm PST\nWebsite\nAurora Winter Festival \nPrice: $12.99\nWhen: Multiple dates \nAddress: PNE Grounds, 2901 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, B.C. \nWhy You Need To Go: This holiday-themed attraction is everything you need this December. From holiday lights, rides, epic food, and Santa, the PNE is not one to miss.\n View this post on Instagram [EN] Which set of colors do you like more? :::: [PT] Qual combinação de cores você gosta mais? :::: #tvvCANADA #TudoViraViagem #EverythingTurnsIntoATrip #Vancouver #aurorawinterfestival A post shared by Tudo Vira Viagem | Canada (@everythingturnsintoatrip) on Nov 26, 2019 at 3:51pm PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\nThe Polar Express\nPrice: $39\nWhen: Saturday, December 7, 2019\nAddress: West Coast Railway Heritage Park, 39645 Government Rd, Squamish, B.C. \nWhy You Need To Go: The Polar Express is coming through Squamish and you need to go. Get dressed in your pyjamas and prepare to live your childhood fantasy. You’ll even get a golden train ticket. \n View this post on Instagram Christmas in July? Not quite, but Polar Express tickets are officially on sale! Click on the link in our bio for more info! 📸: @owenlaukkanen _____________________ #squamish #exploreBC #wcrhp #exploreSquamish #604now #imagesofcanada #VeryVancouver #railway #train A post shared by Railway Heritage Park (@wcrhp) on Jul 29, 2018 at 10:56am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\nGet on your phone, call your friends, and start planning. The weekend is upon us and you don't want to miss out on these events. \n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.