Remember that time last autumn when a Ferris Wheel lit up Robson Square – and we raised over $765,000 for kids with special needs in BC? Well, Variety – The Children’s Charity of BC is doing it all again, this time bringing their Ferris Wheel and carnival-like atmosphere to Sunset Beach for the Variety Week Wrap Party.
Ferris Wheel at Sunset Beach for the Variety Week Wrap Party
Where: Sunset Beach Parking Lot, Vancouver’s West End
When: Friday, October 4, 2019 from 12:00pm to 10:00pm
Admission: FREE! Please consider bringing a donation for Variety. Food trucks will be on site and there will be rides and games by donation.
Open to the public beginning at 12:00pm, the Variety Week Wrap Party will wind up Variety Week which launches on Monday, September 30, 2019 during Global BC’s Global News Morning where viewers will be introduced to families who Variety has helped.
In addition to taking in a stunning panoramic view of the city from high above partygoers will enjoy carnival attractions, concessions, musical guests and the “Club Heartly Kids Korner”.
Also returning to the party will be Global BC’s Global News Hour at 6 and 980 CKNW’s The Lynda Steele Show who will both be broadcasting live on location. And making their Variety Week Wrap Party debut will be presenting sponsor Accent Inns who will offer exciting family activities and The Gaming Stadium who will host an interactive esports experience for video game enthusiasts.
Donations can be made by calling toll-free at 310-KIDS, online at variety.bc.ca or by texting KIDS to 45678 to make an automatic $20 contribution.
About Variety BC
Variety – the Children’s Charity steps in where health care ends providing direct help to children with special needs in BC. For over 50 years, Variety has ensured children have the support to reach their potential. Since 2010, Variety has distributed more than $30 million in funding to families and organizations in communities all across the province.
Miss604’s Rebecca Bollwitt is a proud member of the Board of Directors of Variety – The Children’s Charity, and Chair of its Membership and Marketing Committees.