view of patio above Kitsilano Pool

Mountain views and brews at new Kitsilano Concession pop-up patio

June 14 2024 –

The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the launch of a pop-up patio and alcohol service at Kitsilano Pool Concession. This new hospitality venture will be open every weekend until the end of September, offering guests a unique and vibrant experience with magnificent mountain views.

The pop-up patio, part of a summer pilot program, is offered in partnership with Batch , known for their container pop-up patio at Plaza of Nations. Guests can enjoy live music featuring local musicians and beverage offerings that include beer, wine, cider, cocktails, and non-alcoholic options.

While alcohol service is only available on weekends from Friday to Sunday, noon to 10pm, the concession stand will be open Wednesday to Sunday from 11am to dusk, weather permitting. From nostalgic favourites like mini fish and chips, to modern options like West Coast salmon fillet burgers, the menu reflects the Park Board’s ongoing commitment to sustainability, affordability, and support of local businesses. 

Guests can view menus and skip the concession line by ordering online at . Also available for download on Apple and Android  devices, the VanEats app streamlines ordering and reduces wait times at Vancouver Park Board concession stands, allowing customers to pre-order and pre-pay for items, customize orders, and save favourite items for future orders. First-time VanEats customers will receive 10% off their order.

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