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A Spy Hunt You Can Play at Home

Looking for something to do for a rainy day? Here's an idea for a spy hunt you can play at home straight from one of our Special Agents at Vancouver Mysteries Mission Control. Hide a series of secret messages around your home using scytales. How to send a secret message using a scytale [...]

By |2020-06-08T20:23:08-07:00June 8th, 2020|

Outdoor Murder Mystery Escape Room

OUTDOOR MURDER MYSTERY Outdoor Murder Mystery Vancouver Mysteries, Canada's first mystery game company, is thrilled to announce that our original game Crime in Downtown is back open for booking as of June 3, 2020! Always popular, this outdoor murder mystery takes place outside. Players solve challenges and collect clues as a story [...]

By |2020-06-09T21:26:45-07:00June 3rd, 2020|

Face Masks – You Have Questions, We Have Answers

The masks are made out of 52% combed and ring-spun cotton and 48% polyester. Our masks were made in a sweatshop-free factory in the USA with automated machines that allow them to be made with no human contact during the cutting process. The printing was done locally in Richmond BC. Vancouver plays [...]

By |2020-08-07T11:23:32-07:00May 19th, 2020|

Vancouver Mysteries Reopens May 23 2020

A special message for Vancouver Mysteries owner Tanya Bennett. I am pleased to announce that Vancouver Mysteries games are available again as of May 23, 2020!Β  Vancouver Mysteries formed a Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee (JOHSC) made up of myself and two other members of the Vancouver Mysteries team. We met on May [...]

By |2020-05-19T17:30:43-07:00May 18th, 2020|

Support Local BC Businesses with Gift Cards

Vancouver Mysteries is pleased to announce it has been added to Support Local British Columbia, a program in partnership with Vancity that helps locals support their neighbouring businesses with gift card purchases. Gift cards are available in $10, $25, $50 and $100 denominations. For more information about how the cards work, a list of [...]

By |2020-05-16T13:13:14-07:00May 16th, 2020|

Stay Mysterious: 5 Things to Do in Vancouver

After two months of physical distancing, many of us have settled into our at-home routines and exhausted our DIY activities. Our hair has never looked more uneven, we've perfected the sourdough starter, and we’ve finally consolidated our cupboard of Tupperware lids. What’s a Vancouverite to do next? Worry [...]

By |2020-05-15T08:42:11-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Last Minute Mothers Day Gifts for Your Mom

During these strange times, your regular schedule may be gone and it can be easy to lose track of the day of the week. So, just in case you don't already know this: TOMORROW IS MOTHER'S DAY. Here are some ideas for last-minute gifts [...]

By |2020-05-09T17:42:44-07:00May 9th, 2020|

Mystery Towns 1 – Chilliwack!

Mystery Towns A new series on the Mystery Blog, straight from Vancouver Mysteries Headquarters. On no particular schedule, we will be featuring mysterious towns from time to time. Second only to Vancouver Mysteries, we love road trips to mysterious places. Particularly ones that involve Lake Monsters or Sasquatch. Chilliwack You have probably heard of the [...]

By |2020-01-02T19:00:22-08:00December 9th, 2019|

Gift Ideas for Your Favourite Detective

Killer Date Night The annual Vancouver Mysteries Couples Competition takes place every Valentine's Day - couples compete for prizes (there are usually flowers, chocolates and tickets to other Vancouver activities involved). This event is usually posted in early January and sells out every year so we'd [...]

By |2020-05-08T11:06:13-07:00December 3rd, 2019|

Vancouver Mysteries People’s Choice Award Nominee

Vancouver Mysteries is thrilled to be a nominee in the Premier People's Choice category of the Small Business BC Awards this year! Please vote for us and share with your friends! We have come a long way since our launch in Spring 2014, we are locally owned and Canada's first mystery game company. Real-life [...]

By |2019-11-19T14:27:43-08:00November 18th, 2019|

Halloween Vancouver 2019 Vancouver Bands Playing Spooky Songs

We've curated this list of spooky songs by Vancouver Bands for your Halloween soundtrack. This year, our Halloween playlist is even longer at 54 songs from a diverse collection Vancouver acts, both mainstream and indie. Hit the play button to hear: Bryan Adams, Skinny Puppy, Trooper, Death Sentence, Ladyhawk, Actors and DOA. [...]

By |2019-10-28T11:56:45-07:00October 28th, 2019|