Are you taking a trip to the West coast this Spring or Summer? Take a look at some of the best tourist events coming up in Vancouver.
Celebration of Light
The Honda Celebration of Light is definitely one of the best tourist events coming up in Vancouver. With Canada 150 fast approaching, there promises to be lots of fun happenings around the city. The Celebration of Light sees three different countries compete against each other on order to win the best fireworks display. Don’t miss it – this one is a show stopper!
The Fair at the PNE
A tradition in Vancouver for the last 100 years, Playland comes to the PNE every Summer! If you’re looking for a fun day out that the entire family can enjoy – look no further! This event runs for the entire Summer, from May 6th to September 17th.
YVR Food Fest
Fast becoming a staple of Summer in Vancouver, the YVR Food Fest returns for another year & is one of the city’s top food events. Experience All-you-can-eat menus, foot carts, pop up restaurants and live entertainment. The Food Fest is running from June 29th to July 3rd so don’t miss out!
Outdoor Movies at Stanley Park
Stanley Park is Vancouver’s largest urban parks which borders downtown and is also one of the largest in North America. Enjoy some cinematic entertainment on a warm Summers evening with Outdoor Movies at Stanley Park. The schedule is not available just yet but keep your eyes peeled as this is definitely an activity for all ages.
The Vancouver Pride Parade is an annual event held in downtown Vancouver celebrating the LGBT community. It’s famous for its colorful entertainment and spectacles. Pride is always a weekend long street party providing plenty of fun and entertainment!
The BMO Vancouver Marathon is back again this year, taking place on May 7th 2017. Take on the 42.2km of the most beautiful scenic route. If you’re not taking part, soak up a beautiful Spring day while supporting the runners!
Vancouver Fringe Festival
The Vancouver Fringe Festival is coming up from September 7th to 17th. If you’re interested in celebrating theatre, this is the festival for you. Taking place in different locations around Vancouver, the festival’s program guide will be available in August. The Fringe revels in its identity as part theatre, part party – so join the party!
Whatever you’re interests, Vancouver is a city that has a wide variety of events & activities happening year round. You won’t be bored!
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