Vancouver Christmas Market Holiday Programming for December

December 13, 2021

For Immediate Release 

December 11, 2021

Vancouver Christmas Market Holiday Programming for December

(Vancouver, BC) – As the spirit of the holidays has indeed launched at the Vancouver Christmas Market, the Market shares news on entertainment, contests, promotional dates, student nights and peak season ticket pricing for the final two weeks of the event. Be sure to order your tickets online at before December 24th when the Market closes its gates, capping off another festive season. 

‘Tis the Season for Giving

  • NEW – Enjoy a Deluxe Date Night on Tuesday, December 14th. Guests can treat their special someone to the Vancouver Christmas Market with a “buy one general admission ticket and get one ticket FREE” promotion. Plus the Market will throw in two non-alcoholic hot cider drinks for you and your guest. 
  • NEW – Thursday, December 16th sees students offered a 50% discount on General Admission tickets to the Vancouver Christmas Market. Use the promo code STUDENT50 at checkout to receive the discount. All students are asked to present  student identification upon arrival. 

Musical Nights and Holiday Lights

The final two weeks of the Vancouver Christmas Market feature free musical and theatrical entertainment. And be sure to visit the Interac® HolidayLife Photo Booth to snap a complimentary holiday photo while you roam the Market. 

Saturday, December 11th:

  • Acrobatic performers from Circus West roam the Market from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. You may just find yourself riding the HOLIDAYLIFE Carousel presented by Interac®  with an acrobat!

Sunday, December 12th:

  • Multi-platinum selling Canadian singer and songwriter Tyler Shaw treats Market-goers to an afternoon musical performance

Performance 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Meet and greet with fans 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

  • Acrobats from Circus West roam the Market again from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm. 

Saturday, December 19th:

  • Canadian singer and actor Ajay Friese performs a solo musical show  

Performance 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Sunday, December 20th:

  • Canadian singer and actor Ajay Friese delivers a second solo show 

Performance 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Enter to Win – Global Adventure!

Bavaria Bound

Enter to win an authentic Bavarian experience to Germany and Austria from McClelland Premium Imports. Prize includes airfare, seven days of accommodation, and exclusive brewery tours at Stiegl and Erdinger. All can enter the contest online here

Finalists are invited back to the Vancouver Christmas Market on Wednesday, December 22nd for the final draw.

Vancouver Christmas Market Peak Season Pricing

Starting Monday, December 13th the  2021 Vancouver Christmas Market moves to Peak Season ticket pricing (not including fees and taxes):

  • $15.49 Adult (18-64 years)
  • $13.49 Seniors (65+ years)
  • $9.49 Youth (expanded age band for the 2021 market – 7-17 years)
  • $10.49 Early Bird (11:30am-2pm weekdays only until December 17)
  • Free for children (six and under)

Connect with the Vancouver Christmas Market:

Website: ​

Facebook: @VancouverChristmasMarket

Instagram: @vanchristmas

Twitter: @vanchristmas

TikTok: @vanchristmas

About The Vancouver Christmas Market:

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 drink, 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.


For further information, please contact:

Fawn Mulcahy

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