Metro Vancouver Canada Day 2010

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Canada Day 2010 is almost here and over the last few weeks I have been profiling events from Whistler to Langley that are (mostly) free and fun for the whole family including the re-lighting of the Olympic cauldron downtown.

Surrey Canada Day 2009

Here’s a roundup of each post by location:

  • Granville Island July 1st, bike parade, concerts with the Jazz Festival and more
  • Richmond/Steveston July 1st, the Steveston Salmon Festival
  • North Vancouver July 1st, Waterfront Park
  • New Westminster, July 1st
  • Canada Place July 1st, downtown’s celebration hub with concerts and fireworks
  • Whistler July 1st parade and activities throughout the village
  • Surrey July 1st with parade, rides, Dragonette, Stereos, and Odds perform
  • Sinclair Centre June 28th to June 30th
  • Yaletown Street Party with a Best Burger in Yaletown competition July 1st
  • West Vancouver July 1st, paid concert featuring Sarah McLachlan, Sheryl Crow and more
  • Langley June 30th to July 1st
  • If you know of an event not listed here, please feel free to drop a note about it in the comments.

    John and I will be out in Surrey for Western Canada’s largest Canada Day celebration and will provide live updates throughout the day.

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    1. Eric James SoltysMonday, June 28th, 2010 — 2:07pm PDT

      Port Moody: Join us for entertainment by the Lindbjerg Academy, a cupcake and some lemonade. Please note there is very limited parking at Rocky Point Park from July 1-4; find a spot at Inlet Field or the West Coast Express lot. Or better yet, take advantage of courtesy shuttles and bike racks provided by Golden Spike Days.

      When: Thursday, July 1, 2010
      Where: Main Stage at Rocky Point Park, Port Moody
      Time: Ceremony starts at 1:10pm, followed by refreshments at approximately 1:35pm
      Admission: Free

    2. A Vancouver Island Blog by a Vancouver Island Girl » Blog Archive » Canada Day 2010 on Vancouver IslandMonday, June 28th, 2010 — 2:27pm PDT

      […] If there’s a Canada Day event happening in your Island community that isn’t listed here, feel free to leave information in the comments. For a complete listing of celebrations across the Lower Mainland, click over to Miss604. […]

    3. JamesWednesday, June 30th, 2010 — 1:03pm PDT

      The Grand Re-Opening of The Kingswood Arms Neighborhood Pub is on Canada Day.

      Check my webpage for performance details:



    4. The Buzzer blog » Visit the TransLink booths on Canada Day for bus cutouts and moreWednesday, June 30th, 2010 — 2:02pm PDT

      […] Miss 604 has a big list of Canada Day celebrations around the region, in case you’re looking for […]

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