Whole Foods Market is the healthiest grocery store around, seeking out the finest natural and organic foods available, while maintaining the strictest quality standards in the industry. This year’s Whole Foods Market Zone at the Expo features over 60 exhibitors offering sampling & show shopping specials for hundreds of healthy food, beverages & body care products for the whole family.
Complete list of exhibitors in this area at the Expo coming soon!
This year’s London Drugs Health Zone features many high quality brands committed to the well-being of busy Metro Vancouver families and the planet. Stop by this London Drugs area at the Expo to see what’s new! We love their What’s The Green Deal recycling program, photofinishing products, and LD Extras consumer loyalty rewards program.
Complete list of exhibitors in this are at the Expo coming soon!
This year’s Active Kid Zone will be bigger & better than ever with over 35,000 square feet of active family fun! Stay and play for hours with Climb Base5 rock wall, Springfree trampolines, Sportball play area, 6Pack Indoor Beach toddler sandbox & Hoverball Safe Archery, bouncy castles, Face Painting Area presented by West Coast Railway Heritage Park, large & small bouncers, CircusWest tightrope & stilt workshops, Science World explorations and so much more, all included with the price of admission. Our Active Kid Zone page has more info!
Don’t miss this year’s jam-packed stage line-up with lots of returning favourites and new exciting shows! The Gumboot Kids Live Show returns featuring Jessie Farrell, Scout & Daisy, with special guest appearances by Daniel Tiger and True from CBC Kids. Get your body moving with DANCEPL3Y and Dolphin Kids classes, and get ready to be wowed by Science World On the Road, Taekwondo demos by Third Eye Martial Arts, and brand new Live Dino Shows presented by 6Pack Indoor Beach!
This year’s Baby Feeding & Changing Loung, presented by Bambo Nature, will feature comfortable seating, a water station, change tables, and complimentary diapers and wipes! Bambo Nature is dedicated to creating eco-friendly baby care products that are safe, gentle, and supernaturally effective. Because when you have products that can protect AND perform, you can stop worrying and start enjoying happy moments with your kids.
This year’s new Sensory-Friendly Space at the Expo, presented by Canucks Autism Network, is a calm zone where individuals or families can enjoy a space to relax. The space features a private, relaxing environment, noise cancelling headphones, books and games, and sensory toys.
Face painting is always SO popular at the Expo that West Coast Railway Heritage Park is presenting a dedicated face painting area with talented artists from A-Star Art Parlour! West Coast Railway Heritage Park located in beautiful Squamish, BC, is run by a non-profit association on a 12-acre site replicating a turn-of-the-century railway town including the historic Royal Hudson steam train, mini-rail, and the CN Roundhouse & Conference Centre. They offer year-round educational opportunities to schools and it’s a popular venue for parties, weddings and conferences and events such as Thomas the Tank Engine & Polar Express!
In a world of health-conscious parents and confusing ingredient labels, Love Child Organics was created by local parents on the promise of delivering truly healthy organic baby and children’s food. Take a load off at the Love Child Organics Family Rest Stop at the Expo to relax as a family with picnic tables, colouring sheets & crayons for the kids, and delicious & nutritious superfood bars to snack on!
The Ocean Wise AquaVan, presented by Teck and major sponsor London Drugs, brings an incredible learning experience with live marine creatures & unique items to events like the Healthy Family Expo. AquaVan programs are designed to inspire the stewardship of all aquatic habitats & encourage the discovery of connections between animals, environments and ourselves. Children at this year’s Healthy Family Expo will learn about conserving our fragile marine ecosystems, and ensuring our oceans are healthy and abundant for years to come. Click HERE to watch a video about the AquaVan.
The On The Road program is run by Science World’s fantastic touring science team. It uses fun, inquiry-based demonstrations to engage British Columbians in science, to spark curiosity and stimulate learning. At this year’s Expo, kids can experience that amazing magic of science on our stage! And don’t miss KEVA plank building, the Van De Graaf static generator, infrared camera and energy sticks with Science World in this year’s Active Kid Zone!
Cultus Lake Water Park and WestCoast Families Magazine are teaming up again to bring you a cover contest for local, active families! Have your family photo taken at their Expo booth and be entered to win a family visit to Cultus Lake Waterpark and a professional photo shoot at Cultus Lake Adventure Park with image featured on the cover of a 2019 issue of WestCoast Families Magazine!
Green Living is an important pillar for the Healthy Family Expo team. Our Green Living Zone at the show features an array of environmentally conscious products, services & ideas for busy Metro Vancouver Families. Check out inBed Organics, Scout Environmental, Nature Bee Beeswax Wraps, Driline Baby, Peggalish, Alia Ledoux Essentials and more!