Win Tickets to Bard-B-Q & Fireworks at Bard on the Beach

Comments 160 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Take two of the best parts of summer in Vancouver and combine them for one spectacular evening! Bard on the Beach is once again offering its Bard-B-Q & Fireworks nights where you can enjoy a Bard mainstage show, dinner, and a private view of the Honda Celebration of Light from their grounds at Vanier Park.

Bard-B-Q & Fireworks at Bard on the Beach

July 29, August 2 & 5 at 5:00pm

See Much Ado About Nothing or The Two Gentlemen of Verona followed by an exquisite salmon barbecue* from Emelle’s Catering with all the fixings, delicious desserts and an entire evening of entertainment! Visit the PIXSTAR photobooth, take in the award-winning Dowco Triumph Street Pipe Band and more before enjoying a private view of the spectacular Celebration of Light fireworks.

Bard on the Beach 2017 Season

Much Ado About Nothing
June 1 – September 23 on the BMO Mainstage

The Winter’s Tale
June 8 – September 22 on the BMO Mainstage

The Merchant of Venice
June 22 – September 16 on the Howard Family Stage in the Douglas Campbell Theatre

The Two Gentlemen of Verona
June 29 – September 17 on the Howard Family Stage in the Douglas Campbell Theatre

September 6 – 15 on the Howard Family Stage in the Douglas Campbell Theatre


Special Events

Check out the full list of special events this season, from the Bard-B-Q fireworks, to Chor Leoni, Family Nights, Wine Wednesdays and more!

View the full schedule online here »

Tickets for Bard on the Beach’s 28th season are now on sale beginning at $21. Early booking is recommended for best seat selection as many performances sell out in advance. Order online through the Bard website or call the Bard Box Office at 604-739-0559 or (toll free) 1-877-739-0559.

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Enter to Win Bard-B-Q Tickets

I have a pair of tickets to see Much Ado About Nothing on the Mainstage followed by Bard-B-Q dinner and then the private viewing of the Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks from the Bard grounds (August 2, 2017). Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Monday, July 17, 2017. Prize is for the August 2, 2017 event and connect be exchanged for another night.

* Alternate food options are available. Please call the Box Office if you have an allergies or food concerns. Dinner will be served outdoors.

Update The winner is Andrea Hersog Lisa Livingstone-Munday!

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  1. Jenna SMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:27am PDT

    Sounds like the perfect date night for my hubby and I. We would love to win!

  2. Robyn EdmondsonMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:30am PDT

    I’d love to take our little guy. Never too young for Bard!

  3. ChelseaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:36am PDT

    Would love to win this!!

  4. Don ForanMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:37am PDT

    Oh, for a muse of fire..!

  5. L.M.SMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:38am PDT

    Thie would be a summer highlight for sure!

  6. Nadya RepinMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:40am PDT


  7. AndreaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:40am PDT

    I love going to Bard-on-the-beach!

  8. Teresa KMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:43am PDT

    Love Bard on the Beach. To be able to see it on fireworks night be fabulous!

  9. Vickie ConnMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:44am PDT

    Sounds like an awesome event!

    To be or not to be there… LOL

  10. AndreaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:46am PDT

    What an amazing giveaway; would love to win!

  11. Trish HustonMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:47am PDT

    This would be an awesome way to celebrate my 60 th birthday that’s coming up at the end of July! Fingers crossed!

  12. adamMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:48am PDT

    perfect for date night!

  13. Rano Mann GillMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:49am PDT

    Sounds like fun!! Would love to win this! ?

  14. ariel cMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:49am PDT

    would love to win this

  15. BreanneMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:49am PDT

    Yes please! Sounds amazing 🙂

  16. Kathy PMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:50am PDT

    It would be amazing to win this!

  17. Rano Mann GillMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:50am PDT

    Sounds like a lot of fun!!
    Would love to win this! ?
    Thank you

  18. KirstenMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:51am PDT

    That would be amazing!!! I grew up in Vancouver and Bard on the Beach/the fireworks was one of my favourite summer acitivities. I am in town that week with my kids and I would love so much to take one of them to the play and see those fireworks!

  19. Stella PanagiotidisMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:55am PDT

    I’d love to go! ❤

  20. TGMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:56am PDT

    Now wouldn’t this be amazing. I am a little embarrassed to say this but we I have never been to Bard on the Beach

  21. Brianna WMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:58am PDT

    Can’t wait to see some Bard shows this year!

  22. Rebecca CohenMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:00am PDT

    Sound like an excellent way to celebrate summer in Vancouver

  23. CarrieMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:02am PDT

    This sounds an amazing event.

  24. AlexMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:05am PDT

    Sounds like a fun night!

  25. Richard WooMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:06am PDT

    Love to take my wife to this awesome summer event!

    Thanks for the contest!

  26. GrantMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:08am PDT

    Showing of the beauty and majesty of Vancouver with a fun twist. Would love to take part.

  27. SeanMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:10am PDT

    Looks like fun!

  28. KristyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:13am PDT

    What a great Vancouver evening!

  29. ErinMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:15am PDT

    I would love to go!!!!!

  30. KarolinaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:17am PDT

    Why yes, this would be an excellent treat. Shakespeare, Vancouver, and fireworks. The recipe for an amazing date!

  31. Mary AnneMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:19am PDT

    This would be a perfect date night. Would love to win it.

  32. AshleyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:20am PDT

    This would be a fun girls night for my bestie and I!

  33. mingMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:21am PDT

    pick me! pick me!

  34. Jessica TMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:23am PDT

    I’d love to win this! Love Bard on the Beach!

  35. DianaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:34am PDT

    Fabulous prize

  36. Julie FMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:35am PDT

    What a great evening a fun this would be!

  37. GraceMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:35am PDT

    Sounds like the perfect evening!

  38. Louisa ThompsonMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:35am PDT

    Would be thrilled to take my Shakespeare-loving daughter to experience Bard on the Beach!??

  39. KatiMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:39am PDT

    Love Bard on the Beach! Such a wonderful Vancouver institution!

  40. Maya McDonaldMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:39am PDT

    This would be super fun!

  41. janMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:43am PDT

    This would make for a wonderful evening.

  42. Samantha ReevesMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:55am PDT

    This would be super cool to attend.

  43. TaraMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:57am PDT

    This would be an amazing way to spend my birthday!

  44. AngelaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:05am PDT

    Oh wow! I would love to do this!

  45. JodiMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:15am PDT

    I would love to go,thanks for the Opportunity. I have never been, and always wanted to go, we are usually out of town for the dates or have Family visiting.

  46. JazzyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:15am PDT

    This would be awesome to attend! 🙂

  47. Diane TMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:22am PDT

    A great night out!

  48. Janice MMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:24am PDT

    This would be a great evening out!

  49. DavidMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:26am PDT

    This would be the perfect way to celebrate the summer!

  50. BhavnyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:27am PDT

    Yes please!! ?????

  51. Lisa GMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:30am PDT

    This would be an amazing date night thank you so much for the chance to win!

  52. Margaret ArsenaultMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:32am PDT

    This would be so much fun!! The problem would be who to take with me !

  53. VivianMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:40am PDT

    Hope to win!

  54. Trina DaviesMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:45am PDT

    What a beautiful night! A wonderful way to experience Bard and Vancouver summer.

  55. HeidiMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:08am PDT

    I’ve attended tris event several times. Love it!

  56. Michael BMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:16am PDT

    I would love to surprise my wife with this prize…we’ve been to Bard but not on fireworks night. Thanks for the chance!

  57. Emily HannahMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:17am PDT

    One of my favourite plays!

  58. MaryanneMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:20am PDT

    Great date night!

  59. wenMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:25am PDT

    Ah the wonderful annual event on the beach with food and fireworks. AWesome!

  60. lorMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 11:59am PDT

    What a lovely evening! 😀

  61. StotesMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:04pm PDT

    This sounds great!

  62. Ann-Marie VaughanMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:08pm PDT

    Sounds great. I would love to win.

  63. MelanieMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:13pm PDT

    I would love to surprise my mother with this night out!

  64. DebbieMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:47pm PDT

    One of the best events of the summer in Vancity 🙂

  65. OJMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:53pm PDT

    Would make a great b-day…

  66. JoMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:55pm PDT

    Thanks for running this Contest. What a perfect combo for dinner and two shows!

  67. KimMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:57pm PDT

    Love Bard on the beach. A fabulous combo my sister and I would love!

  68. robMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 12:58pm PDT

    I’d love to go!

  69. TracyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 1:37pm PDT

    This would be a fun evening

  70. Marisa. PMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 1:39pm PDT

    Liked, shared and commented on Facebook:)
    @rachetgrrl on Twitter!

  71. ArtMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 1:39pm PDT

    Yes please, I would love to win this awesome prize!

  72. MargueriteMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 1:45pm PDT

    A classic way to spend an evening in Vancouver.

  73. AniaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 1:57pm PDT

    Yes please… sounds wonderful!

  74. JennyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 2:04pm PDT

    This would be a fabulous date night. I’ve been looking into going to the fireworks but never thought to combine the two!

  75. RandyWMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 2:41pm PDT

    Been wanting to see Bard on the Beach this year and this would be a great way to do it.

  76. DilaraMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 2:51pm PDT

    I’d love this!!

  77. Nikki LMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 2:56pm PDT

    Would love to win this !!

  78. SheilaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 2:58pm PDT

    What a fun evening! Fingers crossed.

  79. Samantha ClarkMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 3:16pm PDT

    This would be great!

  80. EvaMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 4:17pm PDT

    I’d love to win!

  81. David TwanowMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 4:18pm PDT

    Bard on the Beach is our absolute MUST every year! So well done and amazing.

  82. Ada KnackMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 5:02pm PDT

    The Bard, Fireworks, and a BBQ — what more could you ask for?

  83. SharonMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 5:08pm PDT

    This event should be called “Much Ado about Everything”!

  84. Melissa HoffmannMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 5:38pm PDT

    Sounds like a perfect night out! Thanks for the opportunity.

  85. Janet KongMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 6:08pm PDT

    This sounds like a great evening to enjoy a play, BBQ & fireworks to boot! 🙂

  86. Linda BurgessMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 6:52pm PDT

    Would love to share this experience with my husband!

  87. AnneMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 6:54pm PDT

    Much ado over something! Sounds amazing!

  88. IainMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 6:59pm PDT

    Just in time for my wife’s birthday. Thanks for the idea and chance to win!

  89. susannahMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 7:29pm PDT

    OMG I love Bard on the Beach. Would love the opportunity to see The Two Gentlemen of Verona

  90. Shannon LMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 7:32pm PDT

    Sounds amazing!!

  91. susannahMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 7:34pm PDT

    Aak! Just reread the giveaway details. Would be happy to see Much Ado About Nothing as well. Any Bard event would make me happy to be honest!

  92. Mike GismondiMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 7:59pm PDT

    This sounds like a great time!

  93. Sandra JMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:18pm PDT

    Some like the ultimate Vancouver night

  94. KimberlyMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:35pm PDT

    Would love to go!

  95. Christine WMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:37pm PDT

    That would be so amazing – Shakespeare and fireworks in one night! Yes, please!

  96. Rob CMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 8:43pm PDT

    I would love to win this!

  97. Carol McCannMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 9:58pm PDT


  98. StephanieMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:09pm PDT

    I’ve always wanted to go to Bard on the Beach!!

  99. Bev OlfertMonday, July 10th, 2017 — 10:28pm PDT

    Yes pretty please!

  100. Alicia BoisvertTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 12:13am PDT

    Fingers crossed ?? I would love to attend this! I’ve never been to any event like this in Surrey at all. I would love to go with my hubby and spend some one on one time with him and give him a break from his company and work, he’s been working none stop so anything to get his mind off work would be seriously a blessing ? Thank you for this chance to win.

  101. Michael foxTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 12:46am PDT

    Have never been but always wanted to go!

  102. KarmTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 2:12am PDT

    Sounds like fun! Thanks

  103. Tery KozmaTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 6:48am PDT

    I would love to see the fireworks again been 10 yrs since I have been!

  104. BethTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 7:37am PDT

    This would be so much fun!!

  105. LindaTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 8:22am PDT

    I love Bard on the Beach. I try to make it to a show every year.

  106. JacquieTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 9:28am PDT

    Sounds like a perfect night!!

  107. HeatherTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 11:59am PDT

    Would make a lovely evening

  108. RinoTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 1:11pm PDT

    Sounds like an awesome event!

  109. TaniaTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 1:13pm PDT

    This would be so much fun!!

  110. TaraTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 3:21pm PDT

    Me! Me! Pick me! 😉 Sounds lovely.

  111. KellyTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 6:57pm PDT

    Shakespeare AND fireworks! Lovely!

  112. Katherine ClarkTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 9:35pm PDT

    This would be a lovely evening. Posted on Facebook & tweeted so fingers crossed

  113. AnitaTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 10:17pm PDT

    This sounds like an amazing night!

  114. Christina KosiancicTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 10:40pm PDT

    Sounds like a Lovely evening, what a treat! ???

  115. JasonTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 10:44pm PDT

    Great location.

  116. AngelaTuesday, July 11th, 2017 — 11:33pm PDT

    This would be A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!

  117. Gloria wuWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 7:02am PDT

    Cannot wait to have this combo. Love to have it.

  118. Amanda FederWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 9:19am PDT

    My husband and i are celebrating our one year wedding anniversary this summer. Would love to win this to surprise him!

  119. KarmWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 11:17am PDT

    Would love to win

  120. Rachel CassidyWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 11:41am PDT

    This would be great bards line great this year

  121. Birgitta SamuelsonWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 12:26pm PDT

    I would give the tickets to a very deserving family member!

  122. DeniseWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 1:38pm PDT

    What a great night in Vancouver this would be!

  123. AliWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 1:40pm PDT

    oh – I’d love to win this! What an amazing date night.

  124. Bonnie Y.Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 2:53pm PDT

    Would be a fun night out. Food, theatre, fireworks.

  125. Marina McNeilWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 2:53pm PDT

    I love watching live Shakespeare! Enjoy seeing it every year.

  126. OliviaWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 3:37pm PDT

    Sounds like a great way to spend an evening. 🙂

  127. Mari-annWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 4:18pm PDT

    Would love this prize.. now… who shall I take if I win?

  128. Birgitta SamuelsonWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 4:43pm PDT

    it would be a wonderful summer in the city treat!

  129. KimWednesday, July 12th, 2017 — 10:14pm PDT

    This is a fabulous prize!

  130. Laura DThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 2:19pm PDT

    Shakespeare and Fireworks- What a great combination!

  131. JenThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 5:26pm PDT

    Always down for a good pun

  132. AruThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 6:12pm PDT

    This is the perfect opportunity to celebrate anniversary with my gf. Thanks

  133. Akemi Sue MiyazakiThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 8:38pm PDT

    Would love to celebrate my sisters senior year this way….was end of March! 65!!

  134. ShylaThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 9:53pm PDT

    Never been! Would love to go 🙂

  135. AntoniaThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 9:57pm PDT

    I would love to win and share the prize with my husband.

  136. TammyThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 10:07pm PDT

    This would be so much fun to attend!

  137. KarenThursday, July 13th, 2017 — 11:28pm PDT

    I would love to be able to do this!

  138. PeterFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 1:35am PDT

    Sounds like fun!

  139. RenateFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 8:01am PDT

    A play, a BBQ and fireworks. What more can you ask for?

  140. cindy quachFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 8:29am PDT

    The Bard under starlight and fireworks? What could be better?

  141. Isabelle BenoitFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 8:41am PDT

    My favorite play and fireworks! Yes please!

  142. Eileen HFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 9:52am PDT

    “Oh! for a muse of fire, that would ascend the brightest heaven of invention”. Henry V

  143. Cindy SmithFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 11:56am PDT

    Awesome date night!!

  144. Amanda DavidsonFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 12:17pm PDT

    I would love to take my son<3

  145. Amanda DavidsonFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 12:18pm PDT

    Fun filled time with my son

  146. WesFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 1:53pm PDT

    Oooooooo, this would be great!

  147. ValerieFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 2:18pm PDT

    Yes, awesome date night!

  148. AgathaFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 4:02pm PDT

    What a great event!

  149. AmyFriday, July 14th, 2017 — 9:14pm PDT

    This is great! I’ve never been to Bard on the Beach before!

  150. RoderickSaturday, July 15th, 2017 — 10:50am PDT

    Would be a great night.

  151. JCSaturday, July 15th, 2017 — 2:43pm PDT

    Have never see the fireworks from Bard. Would make a fun night

  152. JasonSunday, July 16th, 2017 — 12:00am PDT

    Would be great to see for the first time

  153. tabbySunday, July 16th, 2017 — 5:36pm PDT

    would love to win!

  154. AnaSunday, July 16th, 2017 — 11:26pm PDT

    Bard-B-Q! Puns are on point.

  155. McCoySunday, July 16th, 2017 — 11:55pm PDT

    Great way to enjoy our beautiful weather! Thanks for the opportunity Miss 604!

  156. KarenMonday, July 17th, 2017 — 2:46pm PDT

    I would love this!

  157. SaTuesday, July 18th, 2017 — 2:25pm PDT

    Awesome opportunity to leave my kid to my parents so that I can enjoy my dating with my hubby.

  158. Mary YTuesday, July 18th, 2017 — 3:43pm PDT

    would love to win.

  159. AnnaTuesday, July 25th, 2017 — 1:24pm PDT

    I want to win this contest

  160. Kirsten GravesWednesday, August 2nd, 2017 — 1:03pm PDT

    this would be great

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