Date: July 1st, 2009.
Time: Tue 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Crab Portside Park at the foot of main.
What: Free admission, info 604-682-3269, ext. 3018
This annual outdoor event is for the people of Downtown Eastside and keeping the park green. There will be performances by the Parlour Steps, Rich Hope, and Andy Collins and Band.
When: July 1st, 2009, Tue 7pm
Where: Follow information link.
Details: Celebrate Canada Day with a spectacular fireworks display!
The Burrard Inlet Fireworks Society lights up the sky on Canada Day. It is multi-colored and attracts thousands of viewers together every year. You will be able to see fireworks from many areas around Vancouver such as North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Downtown Vancouver and the West Side.
When: July 1st, 2009, Tuesday.
Party all day long celebrating the 141st birthday of our nation on July 1st.
Enjoy fireworks and patriotic celebrations as each city set up their entertainment for Canada Day. Free samples of traditional maple taffy, a kid's interactive zone and an air show by Canadian Forces.
4. Canada Day on Robson
Enjoy Brazilian music, sould, and funk band Soulstream along with family friendly fun and street performers.
Where: Between Jervis street and Burrard Street.
When: July 1st, 2009.
Enjoy a true Canadian Pancake Breakfast from 7am to 11 am and then enjoy a festive parade with stilt dancers and a Carnival band. Download the program from the granville island site.
6. Capilano Suspension Bridge Celebrates Canada DayWhere: Capilano Suspension Bridge, 3735 Capilano, North Vancouver.
Time: 11am - 4pm
Familys and friends can enjoy flags, fun activities, free cake and a 2 for 1 admission for BC residents on the bridge.
See bands like Biff Naked, Payolas headline and Loveryboy with BMX demos and kid-friendly rides. Rock 101 will play music while fireworks explode in the sky.
Highlighting dance and music performances, food and craft activities and French cuisine.