Take-Off For the Holidays

Thinking of “Taking Off For the Holidays”?  YVR's got entertainment and special offers taking place throughout the terminal this holiday season, beginning December 14th, 2012.

In-Terminal Entertainment


School choirs and various musicians will be entertaining travellers before-security at The Spirit of the Haida Gwaii: The Jade Canoe in the International Terminal, Level 3.  December 14 - 24, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Santa Claus

Don't miss Santa, after-security, wandering in the Domestic & International terminals handing out candy canes, singing and spreading holiday cheer. December 14 - 24, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Children’s Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Stroll and admire beautiful Christmas trees in the U.S. Terminal,  Level 3. Each tree was sponsored by a business, and decorated, with hand-made ornaments, by local elementary school children. The trees will be judged by a panel of YVR retailers and prizes will be awarded to the winning classrooms. Through the sponsorship of the trees, over $9,000 was raised benefitting Quest Food Exchange.


In-Terminal Specials


Fairmont Vancouver Airport’s Globe@YVR is offering a special Holiday Lunch Buffet. $45 per person, from December 17 – 21,  11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Fairmont Vancouver Airport - Holiday Afternoon Tea

Throughout the month of December, enjoy Fairmont Vancouver Airport's Holiday Afternoon Tea featuring roast turkey with cranberry chutney & maple mayo petit sandwiches, house made ginger snaps, and a delicious eggnog cheesecake.  Make it a family event with menu items designed specifically for kids.
Seatings: 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Adults $36 | Children 6 - 12 $18)

White Spot

As a special bonus this holiday season, when you purchase $50 worth of White Spot gift cards (available in $25 and $50 denominations), receive a $10 bonus White Spot gift certificate valid from January 2 - March 31, 2013.


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Parking Special!

Save on Holiday Parking at YVR!
Park for just $39.85/week or $9.96/day + tax at YVR’s Long-Term Parking Lot

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Free WiFi is available throughout YVR!


Free Gift Wrapping

Do not wrap your gifts before taking them through security!

YVR provides free gift wrapping, after security, at select Customer Care Counters for purchases made at the airport  from December 12 – 24, 2012, with proof of YVR retail purchase.

  • Domestic Departures, C Gates 9:00am – 3:00pm 
  • International Departures, D Gates 9:00am – 3:00pm
  • U.S. Departures, E Gates 9:00am – 3:00pm

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