Long Weekend Events, BC Day 2010


Thursday, July 29th, 2010 — 2:24pm PST
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Somehow one of the busiest long weekends of the year as crept up on us and is ready to pounce. With blazing temperatures and lively festivals it’ll be one hot weekend for events.

Photowalking from Granville Island to the West End
Photo credit: John Bollwitt

Friday, July 30th
Pride Week events
Spirit of the Sea Festival in White Rock
Canadian National BBQ Championships in Whistler

Saturday, July 31st
Cates Park Concert Series in North Vancouver
Powell Street Festival
Pride Week events
Writer Evelyn Lau will be at the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre for a reading/talk
Carnaval del Sol
Spirit of the Sea Festival in White Rock
Canadian National BBQ Championships in Whistler
Celebration of Light fireworks finale

Sunday, August 1st
Powell Street Festival
Pride Parade
Spirit of the Sea Festival in White Rock
Canadian National BBQ Championships in Whistler
Jamaican Festival in Surrey
12th Street Festival in New Westminster

Monday August 2nd, 2010
Free admission at Fort Langley for BC Day
BC Day festivities at Lonsdale Quay
Granville Island Waterpark open until September

View full event listings for the month of August here.

On Monday you can hit the beaches, try out a Day Trip, visit a local park, or rest up that sunburn. The Province put together a nice roundup and Vancouver is Awesome has event listings under their newest feature, The Paste Up.

Should you have any events in August that you would like listed (there’s never a charge) please feel free to send the info my way.

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2 comments

  1. Caio says:

    Thanks for posting all the events in Vancouver!

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