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Weekend events in Metro Vancouver, Feb. 20 - 22

This weekend, it's all about Lunar New Year, weddings and wine!

This weekend, it's all about Lunar New Year, weddings and wine

Many options at the Vancouver International Wine Festival (Vancouver International Wine Festival )

Lunar New Year is the big focus for this weekend in Metro Vancouver, but there's plenty more to keep you busy all weekend long!

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Feb. 20 - Mar. 1
Various locations

North America's biggest wine festival, this event has dozens of tastings, dinners and galas to choose from. Get your tickets early, events often sell out.

Chinese New Year Celebration
Feb. 21 and 22, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. PT
Aberdeen Centre, Richmond

Aberdeen Centre is hosting a weekend of cultural celebrations, performances and a variety of family-friendly activities to celebrate the year ahead.

Maria Kong's BACKSTAGE at the Chutzpah! Festival
Feb. 21, 8 p.m., Feb. 22, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Red Room, Vancouver

This theatrical dance experience features dancers from around the world, a live rock band, and video art by this renowned performer from Tel Aviv.

Maria Kong's BACKSTAGE is taking place this weekend in Vancouver (Chutzpah! Festival)

Just Add Love Wedding Show
Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Heritage Hall, Vancouver

This boutique wedding show features small businesses that specialize in locally-sourced products. Vendors include gown shops, caterers, florists and more.

Chinese New Year Parade
Feb. 22, 11 a.m.
Chinatown, Vancouver

A classic annual Vancouver event. Join thousands of people to watch this lively, colourful parade that makes its way through Vancouver's Historic Chinatown to celebrate the Year of the Ram.

Vancouver's Chinese New Year Parade attracts thousands of people from across the Lower Mainland (Kenny Louie / Flickr)

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