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Playland Open Extended Days in September

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 — 10:17am PDT
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The 104th annual Fair at the PNE closed out the season with an 8% increase in visitors this year and now Playland will welcome even more guests with extended days this month. Playland’s decision comes after an overwhelming response from parents who are looking for ways to keep kids entertained while the BC Teachers’ Strike continues.

Photo credit: Kevin Krebs on Flickr

Playland Open Extended Days in September

10:00am – 5:00pm Friday, September 5 to Sunday, September 7, 2014
10:00am – 5:00pm Friday, September 12 to Sunday, September 14, 2014
10:00am – 5:00pm Friday, September 19 to Sunday, September 21, 2014

Win Passes

To keep the Playland fun going, I have a pair of ride passes to give away that can be used during any of these extended days in September. Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • The Fair at the PNE had 54 rides in operation, name your favourite in the comments (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win #Playland passes from @PNE_Playland @Miss604

I will draw one winner from all entries at 12:00pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 who will receive a pair of Playland 1-day PlayPasses valid during operational days in September 2014. Follow Playland on Twitter and Facebook to learn more about their September hours and upcoming attractions this fall.

Update The winner is @afruhling on Twitter!

Current contests on


  1. Kristina says:

    The old wooden roller coaster is forever my favourite!

  2. Saranna G says:

    Definitely the wooden rollercoaster!

  3. Laureen says:

    I love going on the wooden roller coaster! I always feel like I’m about to fly out of my seat but somehow always manage to stay seated ๐Ÿ˜€

  4. Laureen says:

    I love going on the wooden roller coaster! I always feel like I’m about to fly out of my seat but somehow always manage to stay seated ๐Ÿ˜€

  5. Sherri Robson says:

    Always the swings!

  6. wenxiao says:


  7. Joanne says:

    The Coaster will forever be my favourite ride!!

  8. Grace says:

    The old wooden roller coaster. ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. rino says:


  10. tania says:


  11. Radhika Khan says:

    I’ve never been so I don’t have a favorite ride ๐Ÿ™

  12. Kim says:

    Rock-N-Cars !!!

  13. Teresa K says:


  14. Travelbuds says:

    The Hellevator plus the wooden coaster.

  15. Monique says:

    music express is my fav…brings back high school memories

  16. Cristina Lawrie says:

    Bumper cars!

  17. Lisa Walker says:


  18. Charlee says:

    Corkscrew is second best! Crazy beach used to be my favourite! Then wooden roller coaster

  19. Andrew says:

    Without a doubt, the vintage coaster ๐Ÿ˜‰

  20. Sabrina says:

    Oh, definitely the wooden roller coaster, even as I get old(er)!

  21. Donald says:

    The Pirate

  22. Poonam says:

    The wooden rollercoaster!

  23. DB says:

    The swings!

  24. Vince says:

    The coaster is a winner for sure!

  25. RobQ says:

    Wooden Roller Coaster.

    …my 8 yr old loves it way too much ๐Ÿ˜€ (give me the Corkscrew coaster!)

  26. Linda says:

    anything that i can take my grandson on – we love the swings

  27. Lindsay says:

    Love the pirate ride, and crazy beach party which I didn’t see listed!

  28. dustin young says:

    Wooden rollercoaster

  29. luc says:

    Music Express is chill and cheerful.

  30. Evelyn says:

    The swings! I feel like I’m flying!

  31. Alice H. says:

    Always the wooden roller coaster! Great for scream therapy!

  32. Anna says:

    Wooden roller coaster ๐Ÿ™‚

  33. Shelly says:

    Music express

  34. leanne says:

    I love the swing and the wooden roller coaster.

  35. cecilia says:

    Hellevator…my daughter rode it for the first time!

  36. Elaan says:

    The Swings! Makes you feel as if you are flying!

  37. Ying says:

    Gonna have to go with the wooden roller coaster as well!

  38. Gord says:

    Wooden rollercoaster ๐Ÿ™‚

  39. Angela Griffin says:

    The scrambler because my son loves it

  40. Mike Gismondi says:

    The log ride

  41. Casey Harrison says:

    I will always love the Wooden Roller Coaster!

  42. Lisa says:

    Without a doubt, the wooden roller coaster!!

  43. Shirley says:

    Pirate ship

  44. Julia says:

    Sweet prize! I like the crazy beach party and the wooden roller coaster!

  45. Eunice says:

    The Wooden Roller Coaster is definitely the most exhilarating!

  46. eileen says:

    Love the wooden roller coaster!!!

  47. Alex says:

    Old coaster – Is Crazy Beach Party still there?

  48. liz says:

    The music express is our families favourite ride.

  49. Avtarios says:

    Splash Coaster ride.. or Log ride…dont know the exact name. But its a fun ride especially on a hot day!

  50. Ron S says:

    The roller coaster!

  51. Kathleen says:

    the wooden roller coaster

  52. Lor. says:

    crazy beach party!

  53. Mary says:

    Wooden roller coaster hands down!

  54. Hannah says:

    The Wooden coaster!

  55. Roger says:

    Corkscrew, I was able to ride with my son for his first ride. Only this year did he hit the height requirement.

  56. Nicey says:

    Hellevator all the way!

  57. Chris says:

    I have never been so I don’t have a favorite yet

  58. Erlinda says:

    The Pirate Ship

  59. Lisa says:


  60. Antonio says:

    The wooden roller coaster is still my favorite

  61. Sarah M says:

    The Wooden Roller Coaster for sure!!

  62. Eileen says:


  63. Nicole says:

    Wooden Roller Coaster!!

  64. Andrea says:

    The swings! Just introduced my kids to them. So fun!

  65. Gretchen says:

    the tandem rocket car one that spins and flips you over

  66. Christina says:

    Pirate Ride

  67. Luigi says:

    The classic wooden Roller Coaster

  68. Debbie S says:

    Wooden Roller Coaster

  69. maria says:

    The music express

  70. Dilara says:

    The wooden roller coaster. And oldie but goodie.

  71. Sonja says:

    Ferris Wheel!

  72. Angela says:

    The ‘old wooden roller coaster!

  73. Albert says:

    Always the wooden roller coaster for me!

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