Winter at The Shipyards

Visit The Shipyards for beautiful seasonal lights and holiday events, and check out our new Warming Hut!

Visit The Shipyards this winter and explore all the amazing activities the waterfront offers. Beginning with the annual Spirit of the Season Festival on December 3, enjoy the season with holiday lights, music, skating at the Skate Plaza and so much more! 

Getting there is easy – just a walk, bike, or transit within 30 minutes from anywhere on the North Shore. The Shipyards will offer winter season activities and the popular outdoor Skate Plaza through March. Check our Shipyards event calendar, below, for updates.

 What's On Now

New events and programs will be added throughout the season – check back often!


Home to an outdoor community stage and public space, perfect for concerts, markets and festivals.

Shipyard Commons

A dynamic 20,000 square foot public event space, covered for year-round use.

How to Get Here

The Shipyards is easy to access whatever mode of transportation you choose - view on Google Maps.

Walk or Bike

  • Pedestrians and cyclists can take advantage of a number of routes linking Lower Lonsdale to the North Shore and beyond. We're one of the most pedestrian- and bike-friendly communities in Metro Vancouver. Get more information at, and consider renting a Lime e-bike!

Take Transit


  • If you need to drive to The Shipyards, there are many nearby parking options within a five minute walk of the Foot of Lonsdale. View our map of parking in Lower Lonsdale

Contact Info

The Shipyards Office
Tel: 604-982-8383

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