The Canucks Autism Network is hosting a free family festival in celebration of the 5th annual World Autism Awareness Day. The will be live entertainment, food, the autism walk, and family-friendly activities along with visits by surprise special guests.
When Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 10:00am to 3:00pm
Where Jack Poole Plaza (Vancouver Convention Centre West)
You can fundraise for the Canucks Autism Network and the autism walk by collecting pledges. There will be prizes for the top fundraisers and various other fundraising level prizes.
Food will be provided by Vera’s Burgers, and families can enjoy live entertainment from Georgia Murray, Redgy Blackout, Jessica Beach, and Axe Capoeira dancers. The Olympic cauldron will also be lit for the duration of the festival.
The Canucks Autism Network‘s mission is: “To provide year round, innovative, high quality sports, recreational, social and vocational programs for individuals and families living with autism, and to build awareness and capacity through community networks across British Columbia”