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Have an event you’re wanting to promote on Global BC?  Click the link above and e-mail us your details.  If it is something we are interested in pursuing, we will contact you for further information.

PLEASE NOTE – We are generally booking 3-4 months in advance and due to the sheer number of requests we receive, we simply cannot accommodate everyone.

We thank you for choosing Global BC to promote your event and we wish you all the best success!



Global BC & Rock 101 presents the 29th annual Pan Pacific Christmas Wish Breakfast
Tuesday, December 13, 6am to 9am
Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel, 999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver

Join Global BC and Rock 101 broadcasting LIVE on location at the 29th annual Pan Pacific Christmas Wish Breakfast.

Pan Pacific Vancouver hosts one of Canada’s largest toy drives.  The public is asked to bring a new, unwrapped toy or cash to the Pan Pacific Vancouver.

All proceeds go to the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau. To thank those who donate, a free hot buffet breakfast is served.  Arrive early!

For more info: Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver.



29th annual Santa Fox Food Drive presented by The King Of Floors
Friday, December 9, 6am to 6pm
Safeway, 8860 152 Street, Surrey

Join The World Famous CFOX as they broadcast LIVE On-Location on Friday, December 9th from 6am to 6pm at Safeway in Surrey on the corner of 152nd & 88th as they collect non-perishable food & cash donations for the Surrey Food Bank.

For more info: The World Famous CFOX.



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2017 Pink Shirt Day T-shirts available online today!

Purchase your official 2017 Pink Shirt Day T-shirt, presented by Coast Capital Savings.

This year’s theme is “Make Nice”.

Net proceeds will go towards the CKNW Orphans’ Fund.



Global News & CKNW Leadership Series, presented by FortisBC
Airs on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays on BC1 and on CKNW

Leadership impacts all of us!

Watch the Global News & CKNW Leadership Series, presented by FortisBC.

Tune in as we profile leaders who share the tools to effective and impactful leadership.

For dates and times, check out Globalnews.ca/leadershipseries


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Light Up the Heights
Saturday, December 3, 12 Noon to 5pm
The Heights Neighbourhood (Hastings Street from Willingdon Avenue to Boundary Road), Burnaby

The Heights Merchants Association hosts Light Up the Heights, a sidewalk festival on Saturday, December 3, with carollers, Santa and his helpers, all while Heights merchants offer holiday specials all day long.

Info at BurnabyHeights.com


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Timmy’s Christmas Telethon
Sunday, December 4, 6pm to 10pm
on Shaw TV Channel 4 (Metro Vancouver), Shaw Direct 299, and Shaw TV affiliates
Watch live stream online at Timmys.org

Tune in for Timmy’s Christmas Telethon!

The annual event will take place on Sunday December 4 in support of BC Lions Society’s Easter Seals programs.

Support kids and young adults with disabilities and their families online at Timmys.org.



Whistler Film Festival
On now until December 4

You’re invited to the Whistler Film Festival!

Running from November 30 to December 4, the festival will bring some of the best films from around the world to B.C.

Info at WhistlerFilmFestival.com



Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold Tour (with the Pretenders)
Friday, December 9
Rogers Arena

Stevie Nicks is coming to Rogers Arena on Friday, December 9.

The legendary singer will be sharing the bill with the Pretenders for her 24 Karat Gold Tour.

For tickets go to Live Nation.



Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker
December 15 to 20
The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts, 777 Homer St.

The Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker is coming to Vancouver!

From December 15th to 20th the production will feature more than 200 glittering costumes at The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts.

Tickets at GohNutcracker.com



Vancouver Canucks VS. Tampa Bay Lightning
Friday, December 16th at 7pm
Rogers Arena

Come out and support your Vancouver Canucks!

The Canucks face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday, December 16th at 7pm.

Get tickets at Canucks.com



Vancouver Giants: Teddy Bear Toss
Friday, December 16, 7pm
Langley Events Centre


The annual Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss is happening once again on Friday December 16th.

Bring a new stuffed toy to the game and throw them on the ice when the Giants score their first goal.

Details at VancouverGiants.com



Donny & Marie Concert
December 20, 21, 22
River Rock Casino Resort

Donny and Marie are coming to the River Rock. The legendary duo will be performing your favourite holiday classics and fan favourites from December 20th through the 22nd.

Tickets available at Ticketmaster.ca.



Enchant Christmas Light Maze & Market
On now until December 31
West 1st Ave & Crowe Street, Vancouver

The world’s largest Christmas light maze is coming to Vancouver.

Enchant will combine a maze, live performances, seasonal eats and more from November 25th to December 31st.

Info at EnchantChristmas.com


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Holidays at Britannia Mine Museum
On now until December 31
1 Forbes Way, Britannia Beach

Kick of the holiday season at the Britannia Mine Museum!

The mini Christmas village display features lights, trees and gingerbread houses from now until December 31st.

Details at BritanniaMineMuseum.ca



Vancouver Christmas Market
On now until December 31
Jack Poole Plaza (at the Olympic Cauldron), Vancouver

Vancouver’s popular Christmas market is moving to Jack Poole Plaza from November 26th to December 31st. The new location will have over 70 booths featuring traditional European Christmas handicrafts, treats and hot drinks.

Tickets at VancouverChristmasMarket.com



Royal BC Museum
On now until December 31
Victoria, BC

Walk among the giants of the ice age at the wooly mammoth exhibit in Victoria. Discover the larger than life creatures including mastdons and dire wolves and find out how they became extinct. On now until December 31st at the Royal BC Museum in Victoria, BC.


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Bright Nights in Stanley Park
On now until January 1
Stanley Park Christmas Train

Bright Nights in Stanley Park is opening for the holiday season!

From November 28th to December 1st the Christmas light display will dazzle with three million twinkling lights.

Info at BrightNights.ca



SOS Children’s Gingerbread Village at the Peak of Christmas, presented by RE/MAX
On now until January 1, 10am to 10pm daily
On top of Grouse Mountain

You’re invited to Grouse’s Peak of Christmas for a good cause!

Visit the winter wonderland and vote on your favourite gingerbread creation at the SOS Children’s Gingerbread Village and support local foster children and homeless youth.

Info at SOSBC.org



Spirit of Christmas at the Sea to Sky Gondola
On now until January 2
Sea to Sky Gondola, Squamish

Discover the magic of Christmas 2800 feet above Howe Sound. Ride the Sea to Sky Gondola and enjoy Christmas activities including photos with Santa from now until January 2nd.

Info at SeaToSkyGondola.com



BC Children’s Hospital Foundation: Festival of Trees – Vancouver
On now until January 2
Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver

A community favourite, and one of the most anticipated events of the year, the Festival of Trees transforms hotel lobbies across BC into lush forests of brilliantly decorated trees.

Raising funds for BC Children’s Hospital, the event sponsors, which include local business organizations and individuals, have the honour of decorating these trees in a unique and exciting fashion.

Info at BCCHF.ca



The Peak of Christmas at Grouse Mountain
On now until January 2

The North Pole is only a Sky ride trip away!

Visit Santa, meet real reindeer and more during Grouse Mountain’s Peak of Christmas from now until January 2nd.

Details at GrouseMountain.com



BC Children’s Hospital Foundation: Festival of Trees – Whistler
On now until January 5
Four Seasons Resorts and Residence, Whistler

Festival of Trees Whistler is celebrating its 1st year with an enchanted forest of decorated trees to raise funds for the most urgent needs at BC Children’s Hospital. Generous individuals, corporations and community groups show support of the sickest children in BC, while enhancing their visibility and brand awareness.

Visitors are encouraged to visit the Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler from November 25, 2016 through January 5, 2017 to donate and vote for their favourite tree.

Info at BCCHF.ca


St. Paul’s Foundation’s Lights of Hope
Display on now until January 9
In front of St. Paul’s Hospital – 1081 Burrard Street

Lights of Hope is an annual fundraising campaign to support St. Paul’s greatest needs.

You hold the hope for thousands of patients and their families who rely on St. Paul’s for the best care possible.

Imagine the hope that you give to every patient who benefits from the incredible advances made possible by your donations to Lights of Hope.

Your donations make it possible to detect and stop heart disease before it’s too late, to provide warm clothing to patients in need, to fund research initiatives that could save countless lives.

Info at LightsofHope.com


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