Mark your calendars and plan your warm summer nights on the shores of English Bay as the Honda Celebration of Light fireworks competition returns for the 27th year as the largest public event in British Columbia!
Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks
July 29, 2017 Akariya Firework, representing Japan
August 2, 2017 Jubilee Fireworks, representing the United Kingdom
August 5, 2017 Royal Pyrotechnie, representing Canada
The fireworks competition will begin promptly at 10:00pm each night, rain or shine, from the barges located in English Bay. Music simulcast can be heard on LG 104.3 FM and through the festival’s mobile app. The winning team will be announced on August 8th.
Amp Up Your Experience with Lounge Tickets
The Keg Lounge: Looking to have a ball under the fireworks, listening to live musical performances? Once again this year, the Keg Lounge, located on the Bathhouse Roof in English Bay, offers a VIP lounge experience and great live music, brought to you by LG 104.3, featuring local and emerging talent. With unobstructed views of the fireworks, the Keg Lounge is the perfect way to treat yourself and your friends to the quintessential Vancouver experience. Purchase tickets »
Concord Lounge at the Inukshuk: With the closest water view of the fireworks, the Concord Lounge at the Inukshuk on the peninsula at English Bay is the place to be if you’re in the mood for great energy, delicious food and fantastic drinks among a discerning crowd. Features of the Lounge include: guaranteed seating, musical simulcast of the fireworks soundtrack, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar service, private washroom facilities and a laid back vibe, making it the perfect place to soak up the atmosphere of the beach with your friends and colleagues. Purchase tickets »
YVR Observation Deck: The custom built bleacher-style seating of the YVR Observation Deck is situated in the heart of the action at English Bay. This all-ages licensed area offers a fun, energetic atmosphere, as well as reserved seats with a prime view of the fireworks, musical simulcast of the fireworks soundtrack, cash bar service, private washroom facilities, direct access to food service, and giveaways. Purchase tickets »
YVR Business Class Cabanas in the YVR Observation Deck: Back by popular demand, the YVR Observation Deck Business Class corporate cabanas return once more, to offer the perfect location to host guests or a private party, overlooking the spectacular energy of English Bay! Located on the concourse level, each private hosting area holds 24 guests and offers comfortable seating and complimentary appetizers. Contact fireworks(at)brandlivegroup(dot)com for more details.
Enter to Win
I have a 4-pack of YVR Observation Deck tickets to give away to Team UK’s fireworks on August 2nd! Here’s how you can enter to win:
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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 10:00pm on Sunday, July 9, 2017
Update The winner is Linda Foster!