St. Paul's Hospital
What: Downtown Vancouver's favourite festive light display is an eye-popping adornment on the front of St. Paul's Hospital: more than 10km and 100,000 bulbs strung into glittering shapes and patterns that are guaranteed to add a warming glow to your stroll along Burrard Street. For this in-person kick-off event, don your favourite Christmas sweater and enjoy the live Yuletide music as you await the switch-on. Keep in mind that Lights of Hope is the hospital foundation's biggest annual fundraiser––give generously, if you can, via this link.
Where: St, Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Cost: Free (but please donate to the hospital foundation's fund)