Brewers Park concept plan rendering

Brewers Park Renewal

The Vancouver Park Board is renewing Brewers Park, a 3-acre neighbourhood park on the west side of Victoria Drive, one block north of Kingsway. The park is expected to see increased use in the near future as the result of ongoing densification along the Kingsway corridor, while continuing to support neighbourhood services provided by groups like the Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House.

Improvements to the park include:

  • New playground complete with a water feature
  • New multi-sport court
  • New community garden with raised planters
  • New trees, seating areas, and picnic tables
  • Improvements to accessibility and circulation
  • A stormwater feature
  • Resurfaced tennis courts

The Vancouver Park Board supports the creation of outdoor pools and splash pads in the city through the VanSplash Aquatics Strategy (4 MB). In accordance with current water conservation policies, outdoor pools and splash pads are required to have water recirculation systems in place to limit water expenditures. The in-ground splash pad identified in the Brewers Park concept plan did not take this policy change into account and a recirculating splash pad was not within the project budget. The new park will, however, include a water pump and runnel integrated into the playground.  

What's happening

Brewers Park has partially reopened to the public as of May 7, 2021 with access to the playground, fieldhouse plaza, Tai-chi plaza, community garden, picnic area, tennis court, and multi-sport court. Full park opening is planned for summer 2021, after all lawn areas are established.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Brewers Park partial opening plan​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

View a large image of the partial opening plan JPG (3.5 MB)

Project documents


Here is our progress and planned steps to refurbish and improve the park.

  • August 2016

    Project kick-off

  • September 2016

    Open house 1 Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House

  • October 2016

    Gathering community feedback

  • February 2017

    Open house 2 Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House

  • March 2017

    Gathering community feedback

  • Spring/ summer 2017

    Design development

  • Spring/ winter 2020


  • We are here
  • 2021

    Park renewal

Contact the project team

Zhiwei Lu
Landscape Architect

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