Summer fun at Canada Place!

June 21, 2017

The Vancouver Children’s Festival may be over for this year but there’s still other ways to have fun this summer. Canada Place seems to be to the place for free family entertainment this season. The Port of Vancouver is bringing back many of its free, award-winning events (and some new ones too) this year to Canada Place. Come celebrate summer at Canada Place June 17th-September 1st, there truly is something for everyone!

  • June 17: National Aboriginal Celebration
  • June 24: Fête Francophone
  • June 27: UNITE! A celebration of Canadian multiculturalism
  • July 1-2: Canada Day at Canada Place
  • July 24 to September 1: Summer series at Canada Place (Zumba, Waterfront Cinema, and Picnics on the Point)

Highlights Include:


Canada Day

Oh Canada! Celebrate Canada150 with Canada Place for a 2-day event this year culminating in a Canada150 Parade in downtown Vancouver on July 2nd. The parade will showcase our rich and diverse country, don’t miss it!




Movie Nights

Waterfront Cinema at Canada Place! Enjoy a free movie under the stars featuring Canadian talent every Thursday this summer from July 27-August 31. Thanks Canada Place! Now, we just need to figure out who’s bringing the popcorn?