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The beginning of October in Vancouver brings with it the start of cooler weather, earlier nights and thoughts of Halloween. Summer has officially ended, but that doesn’t mean that Vancouver’s activities have ended with it. If you are looking to have a little fun this October, consider the following events!

Hit the Screen

Take a seat and watch some locally produced as well as internationally produced films at the Vancouver International Film Festival. This annual event is one of the biggest film festivals in North America. Check online for the show times and movie screenings, this is one event you won’t want to miss.

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Vancouver International Film Festival
September 29 – October 14, 2016
Buy your tickets here

 

Take a Night Tour

Hear the mysterious and gruesome tales of murders and haunted places in Vancouver in an expertly guided tour. With stops in Stanley Park, the Mountain View cemetery and the Vancouver Police Museum, you’ll be entertained and have some interesting stories to tell your friends!

Haunted Vancouver Trolley Tour

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Photo by: Vancouver Trolley

October 14 – October 31st 2016 (Excluding Sundays and Mondays)
*Tours will operate on Sunday October 30th and Monday October 31st
Find out how to book your tickets here

Get Spooked

For the biggest collection of haunted houses and rides in BC, take a trip to Fright Nights at the PNE for a thrilling night!

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Photo by: Fright Nights

Fright Nights at the PNE
October 7 – October 31
Buy your passes here

Ride a Miniature Train

A family favourite, the Stanley Park Ghost Train returns this with a new twist! Gather your family and friends in remembrance of our loved ones with the “Day of the Dead” themed ride. Be entertained by live entertainers, stunning lights, and music. Matinee trains run from Friday to Sunday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Photo By: City of Vancouver

Stanley Park Ghost Train
October 8 to October 31, 2016
Buy your tickets today and find out more here

Laugh Out Loud

Described as “Pixar meets Waiting for Godot” this unique blend of visually stunning imagery and physical comedy and wit will have you laughing all night.

Laugh Out Loud

Photo By: Tourism Vancouver

James & Jamesy in the Dark
October 5 – October 16, 2016
Buy your tickets today and find out more here

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