The world famous Granville Island is visited by locals and tourists year round. Its main attraction is the Public Market which is packed with rows of stalls full of fresh food.
Not only is the market full of gourmet foods, baked goods and seafood, you will also find fabulous pieces of art, fashion and crafts. The market is really a wonderful place to visit, you could spend hours browsing the aisles and taking in the unique atmosphere.
The Public Market is not all Granville Island has to offer, venture outside where you will be thrilled with many more craft stores and even more places to eat. While strolling around Granville Island you also can enjoy listening to the many talented buskers that dot the island.
There is even a market dedicated to children and the "children at heart". Granville Island Kids Market is filled with stores full of toys and clothing. It even has its own indoor Adventure Zone and at the back of the Kids Market where you will find the Water Park to enjoy on those hot summer days.
The fun continues on Granville Island at night with many popular restaurants and lots of theatres throughout the island, like Sandbar, Edible Canada, The Arts Club and Granville Island Cultural Society. Don't forget to check out the many festivals that are held on Granville Island throughout the year.
So why not make a day of it at Granville Island, you won't be stuck for fun things to do. Start your day at Granville Island Boat Rentals with an unforgettable boat ride and after all the fresh sea air you are bound to be hungry, so why not venture into the market where you will be spoilt for choice with all the food on offer. Then spend the rest of the day wandering around the amazing craft stalls and stores while the buskers provide the background music to your fun filled day.