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If you love community building and are interested in helping out at this year's PumpkinFest event, we would love to hear from you! The event takes place Sunday, October 6 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at the West Vancouver Community Centre.


Volunteer opportunities are available in our Farm Zone which includes pony rides, a petting farm, pig walking and more. Volunteer opportunities are also needed for our Family Zone which includes old-fashioned harvest style games and on our Green Team.


If you are interested in this exciting volunteer opportunity, please email for more information...

Looking for the perfect pair of earrings, or necklace for yourself or a gift? Then come visit the annual Fall Jewellery Market at the West Vancouver Community Centre. Find beautiful one- of-a-kind and locally made, artisan-crafted pieces to go with any style. 

Saturday, September 28, 2019 

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Admission: Free 

An ATM machine will be on site

Join us for some live musical entertainment at the West Vancouver Community Centre in September. The Live! Music Series is presented by the West Vancouver Community Centre Society. The next performance will be the Atley King Jazz Performance on Thursday, September 19 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. in the Atrium. Also keep an eye out for more upcoming performances through the year. 

Sunday, October 6, 10–3 p.m.

West Vancouver Community Centre, 2121 Marine Drive

PumpkinFest is back for the ninth annual community festival! Come and celebrate the harvest season at PumpkinFest—an old-fashioned, community-style day with family-friendly activities. This event is the West Vancouver Community Centres Society's signature annual fundraiser that has raised almost $300,000 to enhance community programs and equipment. 


Bring the whole family to celebrate the harvest season! Activities include:

  • Petting farm, pony rides, peddle tractors, antique farm equipment and pig walking (pre-book...

Don't miss this great opportunity to bring the kids and grandchildren to ride a pony on the Great Lawn or watch children's infectious smiles as they cuddle with the animals at the petting farm. Avoid the lineups and pre-book your pony rides and petting farm time slots!


There are limited time slots available from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tickets are available by:

  • Phone at 604-925-7270
  • The front desk at West Vancouver Community Centre, 2121 Marine Drive
  • Online: pony rides / petting farm

Special thanks to Hollyburn Properties for once again sponsoring the Farm Zone.

Sponsored by Onni


Start knitting, canning your best jams and baking those delicious treats! Exhibition categories include:

  • Jams & preserves
  • Pies, cakes & breads
  • Homegrown fruit, vegetables & sunflowers
  • Flowers 
  • Art in any medium
  • Photography
  • Handicraft
  • Needlecraft
  • Children's baking & crafts

Exhibition drop off:

Saturday, October 5, 8:30–10:30 a.m.

Lily Lee Spirit Room 

West Vancouver Community Centre


Exhibition display:

Sunday, October 6, 10–3 p.m.

Lily Lee Spirit Room

West Vancouver Community Centre


Winners announced:

Sunday, October 6, 2 p.m.

Great Lawn

West Vancouver Community...

Enhance West Van's annual PumpkinFest event is looking for community sponsors. If your business or organization would like to showcase your support as a PumpkinFest sponsor, please reach out to us for more information.


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Enhance West Van is a charitable society that is operated under an innovative community governance partnership with the District of West Vancouver.