Holiday Events

Holiday Events

For a complete list of festive activities, dining and events at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, click here to visit our Holiday Events page.

HOLIDAY STAYS
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HOLIDAY SUITE
The Holiday Suite experience includes a one night stay in our largest and most luxurious suite, the Jade Suite, decked out in beautiful festive décor. Gather the family for a magical staycation to enjoy a festive welcome amenity, family fun activities (including cookie decorating kit, movies on demand, selection of board games and books) and breakfast in bed for up to a family of four. A $25 donation will be made to Canuck Place for each night booked.
- Availability: Friday, November 19 – Sunday, January 2
- Rate: $1499
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ADD-ON AN IN-ROOM CHRISTMAS TREE
Make your spirits (and stay) bright with this festive addition to your room. A beautifully decorated 7ft Christmas tree, complete with a star and special ornaments for you to add the final touches. Add this option when making your reservation.
- Available: December 1 – January 2
- Price: $49 per night


HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES
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For more information on our festive activities, please click here to visit our Holiday Events page.

HOLIDAY POP UP MARKET
Holiday shopping made easy with this pop-up market in Fairmont Vancouver Airport's lobby. Give the gift of Fairmont with our plush robes for adults and kids, Le Labo body products, a curated selection of Lot 35 teas and more. You’ll also find an assortment of unique gift items from local business and artisans.

LETTERS TO SANTA
Write a letter to Santa and receive a reply from the jolly fellow! Little ones enjoy this annual tradition as we look forward to Santa's flight over YVR. Drop your letters in Santa Mailbox found in the hotel's lobby and we'll make sure they're whisked away to North Pole and delivered to Santa himself.
- Dates: November 17 – December 24

HOLIDAY WREATH MASTERCLASS
Get into the spirit of the season and create a gorgeous holiday wreath at this festive masterclass. This two-hour instructional class will provide each guest with all of the festive materials needed to customize a modern, holiday wreath. Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and Chef’s artisanal cheese & charcuterie board while you work.
- Dates: December 4 (SOLD OUT) & 11 (SOLD OUT)
- Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Price: $180 per group of 2 (also includes complimentary self-parking)

CHRISTMAS STORY TIME WITH SANTA
Curl up by the fireplace in our lobby on Christmas Eve and hear a classic Christmas tale read by none other than Santa himself.
- Dates: December 24 – 6:00pm – 6:30pm


HOLIDAY DINING
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Reservations are required for most events, please contact us to book at 604-248-3281 or vancouverairport@fairmont.com.

For full menus, please click here to visit our Festive Restaurant Dining page.

MAKE-A-WISH DISH
Throughout December, purchase our Festive Feature, the Make-A-Wish Turkey Melt, and $3 will be donated directly to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Available in Globe@YVR from 11:00am – 5:00pm daily, and through In-Room Dining from 11:00am – midnight.

FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA
Join Fairmont Vancouver Airport for the time-honored tradition of afternoon tea with a few festive twists for the holiday season. Indulge with delicious tea sandwiches, holiday sweets and a uniquely yuletide assortment of Lot 35 teas.
- Dates: December 1-31 (excluding December 17 & 25)
- Weekdays: 2:00pm – 3:30pm & Weekends: 12:00pm – 3:30pm
- Price: $69 adults, $35 children (6-12)

FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA WITH SANTA
Santa Claus couldn’t resist taking a quick break from holiday preparations at the North Pole to stop by Fairmont Vancouver Airport for a very special Festive Afternoon Tea on Friday, December 17 – and he wants you to join him! Santa will be cozying up to our festive fireplace during the event, where all of the boys and girls will have a chance to say hello and share their wish lists. Be sure to bring your camera to capture these special holiday memories.
- Dates: Friday, December 17
- Time: 1:30pm – 4:30pm
- Price: $79 adults, $49 for children (6-12)

CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER - Sold Out
Indulge in a delectable Christmas Eve meal while enjoying live music in Globe@YVR. The evening’s plentiful family-style dinner offers an abundant selection of OceanWise seafood, quality prime rib, seasonal accompaniments and a selection of festive desserts.
- Date: December 24
- Seatings starting at: 4:30pm – 5:00pm and 7:00pm – 7:30pm
- Price: $108 per adult, $54 per child (6-12)

CHRISTMAS DAY BRUNCH - Sold Out
Our highly anticipated Christmas Brunch returns with live music and an extensive menu sure to satisfy every palate. Served family-style, you’ll indulge in our culinary team’s assortment of OceanWise seafood, savoury selections, sweet treats and so much more.
- Date: December 25
- Seatings starting at: 10:00am – 10:30am and 12:00pm – 12:30pm
- Price: $105 per adult, $52.50 per child (6-12)

CHRISTMAS DINNER - Sold Out
Chef Ruth Wigman mixes holiday traditions with culinary prowess to create a prix fixe menu in Globe@YVR that will tempt even the most dedicated turkey dinner traditionalist. Enjoy live music and new twists on holiday favourites with selections including duck confit pithivier with burnt orange vinaigrette and gorgonzola, sea salt dry brined turkey with apricot and sage stuffing, and an egg nog tiramisu with a salted croissant crisp.
- Date: December 25
- Seatings: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
- Price: $89 per adult, $45 per child (6-12)

NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNER
We're pulling out all the stops as we say goodbye to 2021 with live music, a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and a three-course prix fixe menu carefully crafted by Chef Ruth Wigman. The evening’s decadent dishes include oysters Rockefeller, steak Oscar and a mile high chocolate mousse cake with drunken cherries and Bailey’s anglaise.
- Date: December 31
- Seatings: 5:00pm – 10:00pm 
- Price: $119 per adult, $55 per child (6-12)

NEW YEAR'S EVE IN JETSIDE BAR
Champagne and oysters are icons of first class travel, so it's only fitting that Jetside Bar celebrates the arrival of a new year with a special activation in their honour. Join us from 5:00pm - 7:00pm as our culinary team presides over a live oyster bar, with fresh shucked oysters to order and a selection of Champagnes ready to be poured.
- Date: December 31
- Oyster Bar: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
- Reservations not required

NEW YEAR'S DAY BRUNCH
Whether you’re looking to kick off 2022 with friends and family, or need a little help recovering from the night before, New Year’s Day Brunch in Globe@YVR is the perfect place to be! Dive into a mouthwatering small plates menu of brunch specialties, allowing you to pick and choose different flavours to satisfy all your cravings. New Year’s Day Brunch includes a complimentary mimosa, our famous beer bread, a personal seafood sampler, your choice of four small plates (select from dishes like the crab cake benny, braised beef chilaquiles, smashed avocado toast, brioche French toast and more), all finished off with a double baked almond croissant and a slice of our house cake. 
- Date: January 1
- Seatings starting from: 10:00am – 10:30am and 12:00pm – 12:30pm 
- Price: $69 per person


HOLIDAY MEALS TO-GO
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SIGNATURE TURKEY-TO-GO DINNER
Enjoy a delectable Chef-prepared festive feast for 8-10 guests without the hassle of all-day dinner prep and a kitchen full of dishes! 
- Dates: December 24 & 25 (Order by December 21) 
- Price: $399 (serves 8-10)

HOLIDAY HAM-TO-GO DINNER 
Enjoy a delectable Chef-prepared festive feast for 8-10 guests without the hassle of all-day dinner prep and a kitchen full of dishes! 
- Dates: December 24 & 25 (Order by December 21) 
- Price: $429 (serves 8-10)

TURKEY FOR TWO: TO-GO 
Celebrating small this Christmas? Order our Turkey for Two dinner and we'll handle the cooking so you can relax and enjoy the holiday. 
- Dates: December 24 & 25 (Order by December 21) 
- Price: $99 (serves 2)

HOLIDAY PARTY PLATTERS TO-GO
Pop the bubbly, crank the Bublé and kick back and relax, these chef-prepared platters will have you house-party ready in no time. Choose one to compliment a meal or mix and match for the ultimate smorgasbord. Each platter serves 6 guests.
- Dates: December 17 – 31 (Orders must be placed 24 hours in advance)

Select from:
Artisanal Meats, Pâté and Cheese Platter | $85
Served with gherkins, grainy mustard, mostarda chutney, crackers and locally made bread

Dips, Spreads and Breads Platter | $55
Beet hummus, romesco dip, caramelized onion dip, marinated olives and tomato, house sweet and spicy pickled vegetables, lavish and locally made bread, cucumbers and baby carrots

Decadent Desserts Platter | $53
Macarons, butter tarts, candy cane chocolate bark, cherry cake, egg nog tiramisu and molasses cookies