All Souls Events – Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery, Oct 27 – Nov 1, 2012

All Souls Events – Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery, Oct 27 – Nov 1, 2012

Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery’s 2012 All Souls event activities are listed below. For more information, see Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery website and the City of Vancouver’s event calendar.

An archived list of burials at Mountain View Cemetery is available here:

Follow this link to use the Mountain View Cemetery search on VanMap. If you use an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, you can download an app from the Cemetery website to search cemetery records by name and zoom in on the grave site. (An Android app is coming…)

Saturday, October 27 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm

Music, warming fires, and fragrant teas comfort the living, and public shrines remember the dead.  Inside the Celebration Hall you will find space and materials to craft your own personal memorials.

Sunday, October 28 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm 

Threshold Choir performance in the Celebration Hall.  The all-women Threshold Choir honours the ancient tradition of singing at the bedsides of people who are struggling, some with living, some with dying.

Tuesday, October 30 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm 

Film screening of the 2006 documentary “Forever” about Pere-Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, France.

Thursday, November 1 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm 

The Orkestar Slivovica Balkan Brass Band performance and procession through the shrines to honour the dead.

Mountain View Cemetery,5455 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC V5W 2Z3
(entrance at 39th Ave)
Phone: 604-325-2646