10 Things to do Over Thanksgiving Long Weekend

Thanksgiving

1. Corn Mazes

Head out to the country for all the space (and fun) you need! Get lost in a corn maze, a few have been setup to give you a Halloween fright! Here are a few of the places to visit:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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2. Pumpkin Patches

Enjoy the open space, crisp fall weather, and pick out your very own pumpkin at local Pumpkin Patches! Although let’s be real, the real draw are those ‘like-worthy’ pictures.

These are just a few of the dozen in the Lower Mainland.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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3. Have a Virtual Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is far from normal this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate with those nearest and dearest to you. Look on the bright side, it’s a lot easier to cook for just your ‘bubble’!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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 4. Vancouver Horror Nights

Show your Halloween spirit by getting scared out of your wits! Vancouver Horror Nights has adapted their experience for 2020 and it’s a must-visit fall attraction.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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5. Slayland

It’s Scare Season at the PNE hosts ‘Slayland’. Bring your brood, coven, or horde and maintain your distance at the ‘possessed’ horror-themed outdoor walk-thru experience.

6. Lost Souls of Gastown Walking Tour

Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours takes you on a tour of Gastown and all the scary tales of Vancouver’s history.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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7. Halloween Mystery Nights

Solve the mystery of your choosing as you and your friend group try to get to the bottom of either a secret spy mission or Cold Case.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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8. Halloween at Flyover

‘Howl’over Canada takes you on an epic, supernatural trip! Soar through the skies with your band of spooky sidekicks on your way to a music festival that’s ‘out of this world’!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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9. Halloween Pumpkin Train

Bring the kids out for a family-friendly train ride through the decorated Pumpkin forest! Note: Masks and social distancing are mandatory.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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10. Fright Fest at the Twilight Drive-In

It’s the season for scary movies! There’s no better way to give yourself a scare than a classic night at the Drive-In theatre! Showings for ‘Fright Fest’ include Hocus Pocus and IT.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Stay safe, and have a happy and fun Thanksgiving Long weekend!!

‘Food’ for thought: Does wearing a turkey on your head count as a ‘mask’?

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