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Bundle Up Vancouver! 7 Perfect Winter Date Ideas

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Whether it’s your first date or you’re happily married, this time of year holds a lot of fun for couples. Celebrate winter in Vancouver with these 7 fun and festive date ideas.

Vancouver Christmas Market

Embrace the holiday spirit at the Vancouver Christmas Market. Modeled after an authentic German Christmas Market, get some treats, sip on mulled wine, ride the carousel and explore the over 50 vendors that are on display.

Ice Skating In Robson Square

A charming little spot to enjoy a quick romantic skate check out Robson Square. Up the romance factor by packing a blanket, and a thermos of spiked hot chocolate or hot apple cider to warm you up after.

Snowshoe and Fondue

Enjoy a romantic evening together, exploring gorgeous mountain views by snowshoe and end by sharing a cheese and chocolate fondue together with a nice glass of vino. Offered by both Cypress and Grouse Mountain.

Festival of Lights at Vandusen Gardens

Stroll hand in hand through Vandusen Gardens turned Winter Wonderland and experience the over 1 million lights that are on Display at the Festival of Lights.


If you’ve been dating for awhile there is nothing more romantic than exploring Whistler. It’s like having a charming European Village in our own backyard! Go for the day or bring your date to the next level by renting a room with an outdoor hot tub and cracking the champagne.

Capilano Suspension Bridge – Canyon Lights

Home to the world’s tallest living Christmas tree, take in the breathtaking beauty of a lit up rainforest at the Capilano Suspension Bridge.  To make it even better, know that you are making a difference to someone in need, as partial proceeds from admission will be donated to the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund.

Holiday Movie Marathon

Sometimes there’s nothing better than staying in. Light some candles, gather your snacks, add a great bottle of wine and snuggle up under covers for a winter themed movie marathon. Mix it up with old and new holiday favorites – get romantic with White Christmas, Love Actually, and Sleepless in Seattle or mix it up with Die Hard, Trading Places and Elf for more ideas check out this list.

Are you ready to get serious about finding love? Contact me at deanna@dateworks.ca to get started now.

For more great winter date ideas check out my article at MyVancity here…

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