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Vancouver Events

Summer Tours of the Historic Orpheum

Sat, Jul 30, 11:00am–12:30pm


Sat, Jul 30, 2:00pm–8:00pm

Fireworks Suite - 3rd MOVement (now sold out) 

Sat, Jul 30, 7:30pm–11:00pm

Summer Tours of the Historic Orpheum

Tue, Aug 2, 11:00am–12:30pm

Summer Tours of the Historic Orpheum

Thu, Aug 4, 11:00am–12:30pm

Downtown Farmers Market

Thu, Aug 4, 2:00pm–6:00pm

Pubs in Pubs Social 

Thu, Aug 4, 6:00pm

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Latest news

Second Beach Pool

BC Day holiday closure

Jul 26, 2016 – Vancouver City Hall will be closed for BC Day on Monday, August 1. Some Vancouver recreation facilities may also be operating under reduced hours during the long weekend.

Join us for the Pride proclamation 2016 at Jim Deva Plaza

City kicks off Pride week with proclamation and new plaza

Jul 25, 2016 – Join us at the official opening of Jim Deva Plaza on Thursday, July 28 and the 38th Annual Vancouver Pride Parade on Sunday, July 31. Get road closure info.


Honda Celebration of Light kicks off on Saturday

Jul 21, 2016 – On July 23, 27, and 30 thousands of people will make their way to the West End and Kits Point to watch the Honda Celebration of Light fireworks. Get tips and road closure information.

Grandview plan

Affordable housing top priority as Council approves new Grandview-Woodland Community Plan

Jul 28, 2016 – ​The Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood has a new community plan. Council approved a framework that will add family and non-market housing, protect and increase rental homes, improve community amenities, and preserve the unique vibe of Commercial Drive.

Park Board sprayer

Battle of the bugs: Vancouver Park Board uses microscopic worm to fight chafer beetle pests

Jul 28, 2016 – We're treating 31 sports fields with nematodes — microscopic roundworms that seek out and kill chafer beetle grubs — starting this week.

Brooklyn Bridge pop-up pool

Vancouver Park Board one step closer to installing pop-up pool

Jul 26, 2016 – Our first ever pop-up pool will provide you with more places to take a dip. It's slated to open in summer 2017 at a neighbourhood without an outdoor pool.

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Holiday hours

BC Day hours for all recreation centres.

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