What: One of Canada's biggest craft fairs, the annual Vancouver edition is the perfect place to pick-up unique gifts for those hard-to-buy people on your list. You'll find a treasure trove of more than 250 artisan stands offering everything from handmade soap to upcycled vintage clothes and from uber-cool stationary to the most flavoursome teas you've ever seen (or tasted). Bring your to-buy list...and your credit cards. And don't worry if you start flagging during your extensive browsing: there are food trucks and a beer garden to fully fuel-up at.
When: December 11 to 15, 2019 (5pm-9pm Wednesday; 11am-9pm Thursday & Friday; 10am-6pm Saturday; 11am-5pm Sunday)
Where: PNE Forum, 2901 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
Cost: $10 on the door; $5 if booked in advance online; children 12 and under free