Archive of posts tagged "playland"

The Lost Camera Phenomenon: Win Skrillex Tickets


Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 — 3:14pm PDT
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Cameras are falling from the sky and they’ve been seen all around Vancouver. If you find one, keep it and follow a few simple steps to win a free ticket to Playland. You’ll also be entered to win tickets to any PNE concert in 2013. Here’s a video recovered from one of the cameras, the […]

PNE Concerts 2012: Olivia Newton John, Rick Springfield, Nick Carter


Monday, July 9th, 2012 — 7:24am PDT
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The PNE Concert Series is one of the most highly-anticipated entertainment events in Vancouver. Having successfully wrapped the first annual Summer Playland Festival (“SPF2012”), the PNE has just announced their own line-up for this summer that will include their Summer Night Concerts along with a new afternoon WestJet Family Fun Series concert stage. Photo credit: […]

Star Trek PNE & Family Feud


Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 — 9:54am PDT
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The PNE announced its entertainment and exhibition line-up this morning for attractions that are free with your PNE admission. Joining the President’s Choice SuperDogs, The Peking Acrobats, Evolution of Extreme, and Pop City! A Pyro Celebration will be a live version of the Family Feud game show and an impressive Star Trek exhibit. Photo credit: […]

Summer Playland Festival Concerts 2012


Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 — 10:04am PDT
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Summer Playland Festival (“SPF”) is a three-day teen music festival happening July 6th to July 8th at Playland. The lineup has just been announced and it includes Marianas Trench, OneRepublic, Joe Jonas, Cobra Starship, Hot Chelle Rae, Dragonette, Dirty Radio, Carly Rae Jepsen and more. The shows will be split between the Park Stage, located […]

Playland Open for 2012 Season


Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 — 9:59am PDT
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Fire up the carousel and get the Crazy Beach Party spinning, Playland is opening up for the 2012 season this weekend. From April 28th until June 24th the amusement park will be open Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from 10:00am to 6:00pm with Monday to Friday admission starting June 15th. Last year Playland added the Atmosfear […]

Fright Nights at Playland 2011


Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 — 11:00am PDT
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Fright Nights return to Playland this fall as the lights go out and suspicious noises stream from five mysteriously haunted houses. Photo credit: John Biehler While the rides spin and turn in the dark and mist fills the air, they will have expanded fire performances this year and more dangerous comedy from Monsters of Schlock. […]