If you are in the city for Victoria Day weekend in Vancouver, there is plenty to experience! Take the time and explore a variety of different activities.
VanDusen Car Shows
This one day event, held May 20th at the VanDusen Botanical Garden, puts 450 British cars on display – including Jaguars, MGs, Rolls Royces and Triumphs. The focus is on classic cars, so if this is your forte, you’re in for a treat! Often named as ‘The Greatest Show on British Wheels’, if you’re a classic car enthusiast, this is one not to be missed! Take a look at times and details here.
If you can’t make it to the Calgary Stampede this year, then step right up to the next best thing. The suburb of Cloverdale, near Surrey is offering up their own alternative to the famous stampede in the form of the Cloverdale fair. The event is arranged by The Cloverdale Rodeo and Exhibition Association and runs from from May 19th to May 22nd. You can expect to watch some of the world’s top cowboys and cowgirls perform in a unique invitational rodeo format in this family friendly event. Find out more details over on their website.
Playland at the PNE
You know that summer has made it’s way to Vancouver when Playland opens for business. A fun day out for all the family. If you are keen on a thrill or two, you will be sure to find yourself at the PNE this weekend!
Night Markets Around The City
Vancouver in the summer offers an abundance of night markets, so you’re never short of an evening activity. From bargain hunters to music lovers and foodies, the night market has something for everyone.
Here is a list of just a few of the bigger ones around the city,
Shipyards night market in North Vancouver.
Richmond night market located in – not surprisingly – Richmond.
The International Summer Night Market – also known as the Panda market. This is also located in Richmond and have even extended their opening hours for the long weekend.
Each one is definitely worth a visit on a nice evening during the weekend.
We hope you have an enjoyable and relaxing weekend, whatever you choose to do!