Win Tickets to the Fair at the PNE

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 — 12:33pm PDT
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There’s no better way to top off a fun-filled summer than with a visit to the Fair at the PNE. Rides, attractions, concerts, and some crazier (and tastier) than ever food options — it’s been a Vancouver tradition for over 100 years!

The Fair at the PNE

When: August 18 to September 3, 2018 (closed Mondays)
Open 11:00am until late (weather permitting)

Explore exhibits, enjoy live performances, be thrilled by rides, play games, learn about livestock, shop for treasures, and eat the yummiest food all in one place.

PNE Summer Night Concerts

PNE Summer Concerts

The Summer Night Concerts, free with your Fair admission, will run nightly at 8:30pm in the PNE Amphitheatre.

Saturday, August 18 @ 8:30pm Boyz II Men
Sunday, August 19 @ 8:30pm Air Supply
Tuesday, August 21 @ 8:30pm Dean Brody
Wednesday, August 22 @ 8:30pm Goo Goo Dolls
Thursday, August 23 @ 8:30pm I Love the 90s Tour
with Salt-N-Pepa, Color Me Badd & More

Friday, August 24 @ 8:30pm Wilson Philips
Saturday, August 25 @ 8:30pm Marianas Trench
Sunday, August 26 @ 8:30pm Lost 80s Live
with A Flock of Seagulls, Men Without Hats & More

Tuesday, August 28 @ 8:30pm 112 Featuring Slim
Wednesday, August 29 @ 8:30pm Kool & the Gang
Thursday, August 30 @ 8:30pm Jann Arden
Friday, August 31 @ 8:30pm Burton Cummings & Band
Saturday, September 1 @ 8:30pm Chicago
Sunday, September 2 @ 8:30pm Village People
Monday, September 3 @ 8:30pm Cyndi Lauper

Today in Vancouver Part 2: Swingers and Spinners | The PNE Fairgrounds

New Entertainment and Attractions

Free with admission:

Knights of Valour
Pacific Coliseum
Daily, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 7:00pm

Rollerland Building
Daily, 11:00am to 11:00pm

Action Sports World Tour
Pacific Coliseum
Daily, 4:30, 8:00pm

Street of Dreams
Miller Drive
Open Daily, 11:00am to 11:00pm

Silver Starlets
Festival Park
Daily, 12:30pm, 3:00pm, 5:30pm

NOVA: The Emergence of Light
Festival Park
Nightly, 10:15pm

Lost World of Dragons
Garden Auditorium
Open Daily, 11:00am to 10:00pm

ARCY LIVE! – Live Event Mural
Festival Park
Daily, 11:00am – 6:00pm

Win Passes

I have a 4-pack of passes to give away for the Fair at the PNE. Enjoy all of the free with admission activities included the Summer Nights Concert Series! Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Click below to post an entry on Twitter
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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Monday, August 13, 2018.

Follow the Fair at the PNE on Facebook and Twitter for more information. Stop by this year from August 18, 2018 to September 3, 2018 excluding Mondays, August 20 and 27.

Update The winner is Cheuk Lau!

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  1. Isabel says:

    Yaaay first!!! Would love to go! Also twitted with @drama_otaku

  2. jan says:

    always fun

  3. Ashley says:

    Love the PNE!!

  4. Valentino Pereira says:

    Never Been would so love to go

  5. Gord says:

    I’d love to win tickets! πŸ™‚

  6. James K says:

    There are some great shows this year! Thanks for the possibility of winning πŸ™‚ !!!

  7. MK says:

    Would love to take my daughter on her first rollercoaster!

  8. Jessica says:

    Yay! Would love to win!

  9. Michael Kwan says:

    I’ve already got my tickets for Salt-n-Pepa. Ah. Push it real good!

  10. OMG So cool, I love Kool & the Gang & Jann Arden! So many good shows to choose from! Great contest, spend the day riding the coasters and watching Super Dogs! Then catch a sunset show with a few tasty treats!

  11. Mark N says:

    This is awesome giveaway, my nephews and I love to see the PNE this year.

  12. Mo says:

    Would love to go!

  13. Denise says:

    It’s been years since I’ve been to the fair. Looking forward to the chance!

  14. Shannon says:

    Great Prize thank you!

  15. Scott says:

    Love the PNE!

  16. Ashley says:

    Haven’t been in a few years! Would be awesome!


    would love to win. retweeted too πŸ˜‰

  18. Michelle W says:

    The PNE is always a lot of fun!

  19. wen says:

    PNE is awesome!

  20. Shelley Butcher says:

    Would love to win and go see Cyndi Lauper! Saw ZZ Top last year and it was awesome!

  21. Marg says:

    Had season passes to PNE, looking forward to the fair!

  22. Sunshine G says:

    It’s always the end of summer and one of my favourite summer activities!

  23. Jeff says:

    Love the PNE!

  24. darci paice says:

    This would be so fun! Tweated on twitter! @Paicebailey

  25. Randy W says:

    Love the Fair!

  26. Cheuk Lau says:

    PNE here I come

  27. Cheryl G says:

    Can’t do summer in Vancouver without going to the PNE! Thanks for the chance

  28. Pauline Hwang says:

    I’d love to see a concert at the pne!!!

  29. Donald says:

    I’d like to win a house, win a car at the PNE!

  30. Tracy says:

    Would love to go this year and eat all the food!

  31. Crystal says:

    Pick me please!

  32. Brittany says:

    Can’t wait for the PNE!!

  33. Jason B says:

    PNE when did that start…

  34. Greg L. says:


  35. Tabby72 says:

    Always love a visit to the PNE in summer!

  36. Lisa says:

    Love the PNE! Would love to win these tickets.

  37. Diane To says:

    would love to go!

  38. Keith Austin says:

    We would love to win!

  39. Pauline Wilkinson says:

    Would love this great time x

  40. Cecile says:

    Would love to go!

  41. Lester C says:

    Love playland and the PNE. Thanks for the chance to win tickets!

  42. Kara Huston says:

    The PNE is always so much fun! I want to go try some of the food trucks! Thanks for the chance


    i would really love to win this πŸ˜‰

  44. Jeff S says:

    Summer fun at the PNE!

  45. leana says:

    We go every year and my daughter love it!

  46. Michael B says:

    This would be great…looking forward to POPnology!

  47. Elizabeth says:

    Thanks for the chance to win tx! Intrigued by the ‘Lost World of Dragons’ exhibit. Love the little doughnuts πŸ™‚

  48. Sunshine H says:

    So many awesome things to do! DD loves the Superdogs when we go.

  49. Marissa says:

    Would love to win!!

  50. OJ says:

    Love the fair!

  51. Theresa H says:

    I always love going to the PNE!!! So many fun things to do there!

  52. Denise says:

    I would absolutely love to win tickets to the PNE have not been in over 20 years and would love to take my family.

  53. Jen v. says:

    We haven’t been to the PNE in a couple years. Would love to go again.

  54. Martha says:

    Would love to go!!
    Thank you for the chance!

  55. Courtenay Oyhenart says:

    This would be such a great prize!

  56. Cecilia Juarez says:

    Would love to take my girls!!

  57. Miss 604 i would be thrilled to take my sons & boyfriend to the PNE this year 2018 for a family date out. My oldest son Sheldon was in the hospital for 3 weeks and is finally home and still has 2-8 weeks of antibiotics to go for his brain infection. He’s made such good improvements over the time i feel him and his younger brother deserve a normal day out in a fun environment

  58. Christina says:

    Love the PNEπŸ’— Fun rides, delicious food,and awesome line-up of shows. Thank you for the opportunity to win.

  59. Martha says:

    Would love to go!!

  60. Amy Wang says:

    Would love to go!

  61. LOVE to win for my birthday!! Thanks for the awesome contest miss604!

  62. Laura says:

    This would be so awesome to win! Just moved back to Van after 6 years away and could use a PNE visit!

  63. Martha says:

    Thank you!!!

  64. Stephanie says:

    This would be the perfect end to summer!!

  65. Cindy Chan says:

    My 3 kids would be so excited if I won !! Never got chance to visit there ..Thank you for the chance β€οΈπŸ™πŸ»

  66. Sandra says:

    A big part of our summer!

  67. Jenn says:

    Me me me please🎑🎒🎑

  68. Julie says:

    Would love to take my daughter for early birthday!

  69. Heather says:

    The ONE!

  70. Heather says:

    I guess auto correct doesn’t like the PNE!

  71. Maggie McCormack says:

    You had me At MINI DONUTS!!!🍩🍩🍩

  72. Janice Montroy says:

    Would be awesome to win.

  73. Sheila says:

    I’d love to bring my family!

  74. Rachel says:

    Sounds like an amazing time!!!

  75. Melissa Hoffmann says:

    I’d love to end the summer at the fair!

  76. Maya McDonald says:


  77. Lily says:

    Pick me!

  78. Denaye Dorge says:

    This would be so amazing and fun to go to! 😊❀

  79. Linda C. says:

    What a great line up. If I won this contest the hardest decision would be which day to choose. Maybe Cyndi Lauper.

  80. Paul Lam says:

    please enter me in the contest. thank you.

  81. Shane says:

    My kids have never been to the PNE. Would love the opportunity!

  82. Robyn Edmondson says:

    Our family would love to visit the PNE together!

  83. Vivian says:

    Haven’t been to the PNE in a while….tweeted with @vancouverkl

  84. Jolene says:

    It would be awesome to win ☺️✊🏼 Thanks for the chance πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ

  85. Angela says:

    This would be fantastic!

  86. Dani Daigle says:

    Oh Yes Please!!

  87. Heidi says:

    We have family visiting from Mexico & Argentina. It would be great to take them to the PNE!

  88. Jolene says:

    It would be awesome to win, thanks for the chance πŸ‘πŸΌ

  89. Chantelle says:

    Would love to win these tickets!!

  90. Maureen Mui says:

    I usually try to go every few years with my family. There’s always a range of exhibitions that suits different interests. Hope to be able to go again this year. They have some promotional days with details (including a free admission day if you get there early) on their website now that make it a bit more affordable for families.

  91. Samantha Clark says:

    I would love to win these!

  92. Lisa says:

    Great contest

  93. Sheena says:

    Would love to go!

  94. Meg M says:

    So many great bands!

  95. Caroline says:

    Best summer/family tradition !!! Love that I get to raise my son in #vancity

  96. mary-anne says:

    Pick me! My husband and I would love to go and take two friends too.

  97. Nielene Chand says:

    Would love to go this year. We have not gone for the past 3 years and would love to take our 3 kids this year. It will be my sons first time there!

  98. Trina says:

    I would love to go. I never get to….it’s so expensive.

  99. Janna Martin says:

    Love the PNE. A Vancouver tradition.

  100. Sonya Mann says:

    Yes please!

  101. Gloria says:

    Would love to see Salt n Pepa

  102. Lindsay says:

    I just bought tickets but I’d be happy to go more than once ;P

  103. Vivian says:

    Love to win!

  104. Carry says:

    Love your website and the Pne!

  105. Wyanet says:

    YES! would love to take my 3 year old~

  106. Ana-Maria Gheorghiu says:

    I love the PNE, especially the petting zoo! <3

  107. AlexM says:

    Awesome place in the summer!

  108. andrea says:

    Id love to see cyndi lauper!

  109. Carlos says:

    Cool! looks like fun

  110. Becca says:

    Havent been in years! Would love to go.

  111. GINGER LOUIS says:

    Love to go afterwork…not to far for me. πŸ˜€

  112. Debbie says:

    I would love this!!!

  113. MJ says:

    Would love to see Jann Arden live!

  114. Kate says:

    This would be an awesome day out with the family! 😁

  115. Brian says:

    Would love to take Jean to see Jann Arden!

  116. Siobhan Smeets says:

    Love the PNE!

  117. Sarah says:

    Yay! Would love to win this πŸ™‚

  118. Lee says:

    Me, please!

  119. Joshua says:

    I would bring a lady, plus 2 of my best boys to enjoy a fun day together!

  120. Stotes says:

    This would be great!! I haven’t been in a while…

  121. Eva says:

    Great line up of performers this year!

  122. Lael says:

    It’s been too many years since I’ve been to the PNE. Would love to go again πŸ™‚

  123. Melida Mena-Robinson says:

    Pick me! Pick me! This would be great for my anniversary!!!! Love the PNE and will always love the coaster at playland! 😁😁😁

  124. Andrea says:

    Would love to spend the day at the PNE with my family!

  125. Rebecca MacPherson says:

    Ooooh, here’s hoping!
    I’ve hot family coming in, which would be a great outing to take them on.

  126. Vera Gibson says:

    My husband and I would love to go Sept 1st and see Chicago play! Huge fans since the 70s and have all their albums.

  127. Alice S says:

    Free tickets to the PNE, awesome! What could be better than to spend time with family at the PNE.

  128. Amber says:

    My youngest just had her 6th surgery and is not recovering well. It’s her 8th birthday in a few weeks and this would be wonderful

  129. Alicia P says:

    Would love to win

  130. Salma Amlani says:

    That would be awesome a summer tradition.

  131. Veronika says:

    I was just thinking about the one today! Would be fun surprise for my kids!

  132. Veronika says:

    I was just thinking about the pne today! (Auto correct stop putting the wrong word in there lol!) would be fun surprise for my kids!

  133. Amy says:

    This package would be absolutely awesome!

  134. Lisa R. says:

    Would be awesome to get to go this year!

  135. Amy Pezzente says:


  136. Nikki says:

    Concert series is most excellent and I need some mini doughnuts too!

  137. Angela says:

    The concert line-up looks fabulous !

  138. Krystal says:

    Been here a few years now and still never been because I worked such long hours. This would be such a great day out for me and my friends now that I have the time. Would really appreciate it πŸ™‚

  139. Angela says:

    My kids would love to go!

  140. Cassia says:

    Me!!! Pretty please! πŸ™‹πŸ»β€β™€οΈ I’d love to win tickets 😊

  141. Roger T says:

    Who’s going to 90’s Night?!

  142. Terry Bodaly says:

    Hi. I would go on August 31 to see Burton!!

  143. Steven says:

    70’s/80’s music rules!

  144. Kim C says:

    I love the PNE! Been going since I was a kid.

  145. Susan says:


  146. Erin says:

    This would be amazing!!!

  147. Sonja S says:

    I would SO love to win this!

  148. Dar H says:

    I know a couple of children who would be so excited to end their summer at the PNE. They have never been before and both are tall enough to be able to enjoy the rides and excitement of the PNE. Thanks for the opportunity. You rock!

  149. Pat says:

    We would love to go!

  150. Katie says:

    Would love to win tickets for the PNE for me and my fiancΓ©s first baby-free day since our little girl arrived in June. By the way I always check your site every week to see what we can do during the weekend!!

  151. Tania says:

    Love the PNE!

  152. Rino says:

    My kids would love to go!

  153. Debbie Silva says:

    Best way to end a BC summer!! πŸ™‚

  154. Andrew Dick says:

    My girlfriend tagged me on Twitter, I’d love to get her and my stepsons oit for a family fun day out. Sheldon was in the hospital 3 weeks for a brain infection and has done amazingly well with the treatment and tests antibiotics and daily routines and we stayed the entire time with him! His younger brother came to visit everyday & he was with someone while we were away from home. So a day out with my family would be a nice change for once before summer ends and more tests & school adjustment.

  155. Monica L. says:

    PNE is tradition ❀️

  156. Kelly says:

    Pick me

  157. Amanda says:

    I love the PNE! My husband and I go to the PNE every year! We like seeing all of the shows and eating the sugary mini doughnuts! Thanks for the chance to win four tickets! πŸ˜€

  158. Angela M says:

    This would be fantastic, my friends & I always have so much fun at the PNE!

  159. Sam says:

    I’ll love taking my house guests to the PNE – we’ll love every minute.

  160. Shelley says:

    A must see for me would be A Flock Of Seagulls! Love the 80’s!

  161. Mei LING LIU says:

    thanks for the chance

  162. Buffi says:

    Thanks for the opportunity! My birthday is always during the PNE so we love to go to celebrate there!

  163. Danielle says:

    I would love to take my twins! Thanks for the chance πŸ™‚

  164. Gregory Gurd says:

    Love the fair!

  165. Shara Cody says:

    Right in the middle of my vacation! Perfect.

  166. Vicki says:

    Best way to end the summer with a visit to the PNE!!

  167. Aldena says:

    My family loves the PNE

  168. Steven says:

    So much fun at the pne! Great music lineup!

  169. dd says:

    Staycation outing

  170. Harold says:

    Would be a great day.

  171. Trish says:

    No shortage of fun at this place😊

  172. Wes says:

    Pump up the jam!

  173. Ana says:

    Would love to win this!

  174. Lydia says:

    Girls just wanna have fun!

  175. Rita Parmar says:

    I’d love to take my kids!

  176. Amy Lau says:

    Love the PNE

  177. Karen says:

    Need a little 70’s & 80’s back in my life!
    Pick me…pick me… πŸ™‚

  178. Stacey says:

    PNE memories!

  179. db says:

    Fun nights ahead!

  180. valerie says:

    Win a house, WIN A CARRRRR!!!

  181. Joèl says:

    Great prize! We love the PNE.

  182. Susan J. says:

    Looking forward to Cyndi Lauper concert

  183. Lindsay L says:

    me please!!!

  184. Melissa Smith says:

    I would love to win these! Thanks for the opportunity. Over to Twitter to enter πŸ™‚

  185. Amanda Thompson says:

    Would love to win. Would make a nice family day out πŸ˜€

  186. Katherine N says:

    Such a Vancouver tradition!

  187. Jaydeep says:

    Would love to take my family on their first trip to the PNE.

  188. Manmeet says:

    Would love to take the family to the PNE

  189. Cake O says:

    Love miss 604 and PNE. Thank you so much

  190. Karima says:

    Great way to spend the day with the family!

  191. Ari says:

    Marianas Trench!!!

  192. amber says:

    looks like so much fun!

  193. Pat says:

    I wanna go to the PNE!
    Please pick me! πŸ™‹πŸ»β€β™€οΈ

  194. Candace says:

    I would LOVE to go to the PNE with my family!!! It would be a terrific end of summer before school starts! Thank you for the chance to win πŸ˜€

  195. Melinda Nk says:

    Awesome summer night concert line-up at the PNE this year! Thanks Miss604 for the contest & opportunity! πŸ™‚

  196. Jacqueline says:

    Date night!!!! Without 3 kids….. Beautiful!!! πŸ™‚

  197. KATHLEEN says:

    I would love to win!

  198. Tiffany says:

    Our family would love to go πŸ™‚

  199. Alan says:


  200. Karen Miller says:

    I love the PNE! Those Little Donuts, Pig Races, prize home……I could go on and on.
    This is a great prize.

  201. Carla Charlie says:

    Would love to win passes and take my 4 children for the rides we always stay from opening till closing

  202. Afifa Eidher says:

    The boys will love this!

  203. Kevin says:

    How convenient, we have a PNE day coming up!

  204. L. Marie says:

    The PNE is a Vancouver institution! The food, sounds, music, animals and all manner of games and rides makes this such a summer staple. I have great memories of watching the lumberjack show with loved ones no longer here. Truly, a memorable time.

  205. A C Tom says:

    Tradition going to PNE started with my dad bringing my brothers & I also shop for school supplies & clothes then the PNE I now do same with my daughter now.

  206. Marie K. says:

    FLASHBACK ALERT! All the music us 70’s kids grew up with.
    I would love to check out the PNE this year!

  207. Bonnie R says:

    Great family outing!

  208. Julie says:

    Great website! I’ve never been to the PNE so I would love to win this.

  209. Karen jimenez says:

    Would love to go! Summer wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the fair.

  210. Leslie says:

    Me please πŸ™ŒπŸ»

  211. Jill says:

    Win a house. Win a car!

  212. Becky says:

    thank u!

  213. Charmaine says:

    The PNE has been a yearly tradition in our family!

  214. Ren says:

    Annual tradition for me. The PNE is awesome!

  215. simon says:

    The band choices are always insanely good…to the point that I have to choose which one to go to. Cindy Lauper!! Boys 2 Men! Kool and the Gang. Chicago… Flock of Seagulls….HOW, HOW Do you CHOOSE? Amazing. SO yes, with this line up, you bet I’d like to win.

  216. Marina Petruzzelli says:

    All of the concerts are awesome this year! I need a season pass πŸ™‚

  217. Denise says:

    Wow – would my nieces (all three) love this! (..and I would score serious “Auntie” points, too!)

  218. Bryan L says:

    Cool prize!

  219. Bunniebee says:

    Always lived in the hood and great gathering place

  220. Jennifer says:

    Love the PNE

  221. Eileen says:

    I go every year!

  222. ANA MILOSAVIC says:

    Great prize!

  223. Melanie says:

    So many great night concerts to see!!

  224. Casey B says:


  225. Chinyere says:

    This is an amazing contest πŸ™‚ would love to go !

  226. chinyere says:

    This is awesome πŸ™‚ would love to go!

  227. Ginger Gervais says:

    This would be awesome to treat my kids to πŸ™‚

  228. Tal says:

    PNE is always fun!

  229. Ashley says:

    I haven’t been in a few years! This would be great!

  230. Grant says:

    I want to go to the PNE!

  231. Jessica Tremblay says:

    I would love to win so I can see Marianas Trench on my birthday!

  232. Naomi J says:

    I love the PNE! Food, entertainment and cannot forget the beer gardens!

  233. Sandra P says:

    The PNE – Endless Summer Fun!

  234. Kirsten says:

    Love the PNE!

  235. Cindy says:

    love the pne!

  236. Sean says:

    Haven’t been in years, and would love to go!

  237. Steve says:

    Nostalgia right down to the gut rot from the deep fried X! Love it!

  238. Laura says:

    Love the PNE!

  239. Rachel says:

    Love the PNE

  240. Valerie says:

    Me please!

  241. Jaclynne says:

    Pick me pleaseeee

  242. Leanna Greenway says:

    I haven’t been in years and would absolutely love to go again! Thanks for the chance to enter!

  243. Lorena says:

    P.N.E. crickts and Chicago….can’t wait! πŸ™‚

  244. Kimberly says:

    oooooh man this would be good!

  245. Krystyl Olson says:

    Thanks so much for the chance to win!

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