About the Vancouver Christmas Market

The Vancouver Christmas Market is delighted to return to its seaside home at Jack Poole Plaza (downtown at the Olympic Cauldron). Vancouver’s largest and longest-running outdoor Christmas market invites families and friends to reconnect and celebrate the spirit of the holiday season with an expanded six-week schedule from November 12th to December 24th.

Since 2010, the Vancouver Christmas Market has delighted locals and visitors alike with authentic German-inspired festivities. Combining colourful décor, artisan gifts, sweet and savoury food and drinks, and live music, the yuletide celebration creates the ideal atmosphere to mix and mingle with friends and family, enjoy a quick lunch or after-work drink, and indulge in a variety of cultural activities, old world confections, and seasonal entertainment.

Learn more about the Market’s History here.

2022 Press Releases

THE VANCOUVER CHRISTMAS MARKET LAUNCHES ITS 12TH HOLIDAY SEASON ON NOVEMBER 12

(Vancouver, BC) — The Vancouver Christmas Market returns to Jack Poole Plaza (downtown Vancouver at the Olympic Cauldron), lighting up the holiday season with a festive six-week schedule from November 12 to December 24. Now in its 12th year, the German-inspired Market is one of the largest traditional Christmas Markets in Vancouver.

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VANCOUVER’S ONLY AUTHENTIC GERMAN-INSPIRED OUTDOOR MARKET RETURNS FOR 2022

(Vancouver, BC) – October 4, 2022: The Vancouver Christmas Market returns to its seaside home at Jack Poole Plaza (downtown at the Olympic Cauldron) this holiday season. Vancouver’s largest and longest-running Christmas Market – and only European Christmas Market – invites families and friends to celebrate the holidays during the six-week event running from November 12 to December 24. To help spread the cheer, the Market is offering reduced-price tickets for guests to purchase online from October 4 to October 10. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased at www.vancouverchristmasmarket.com/tickets.

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