About Us

Vancouver International Halloween Festival Society is a charity registered in Canada and formed by the volunteers and artists who organized the first Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo.


To advance the public's appreciation of the arts by presenting and producing arts, visual arts, dances and performances from diverse cultures and communities while reducing blood and gore themes to celebrate and sustain Halloween heritage in family friendly and healthy direction.


Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is a annual arts festival in downtown Vancouver, BC, Canada. It occurs in the following dates and is the largest arts fantasy festival in Canada featuring arts, performances, cosplay, films, comics, anime, games, toys and makeup.

  • October 13-16, 2016
  • October 15-18, 2015
  • October 18-19, 2014




Vancouver International Halloween Festival Society
PO Box 61003 Langara PO
Vancouver, BC Canada V6P 6S5