Volunteer

sistersCome be a part of the 150th Anniversary Celebration and the LARGEST Canada Day celebration in Western Canada!

Canada Place is looking for volunteers for the Canada Day at Canada Place taking place Saturday, July 1 & Sunday, July 2, 2017.

Every year, more than 250 volunteers help welcome over 200,000 guests who take part in the free event festivities organized at Canada Place and on Vancouver’s Waterfront. Volunteering is a great way to build experience, get involved in your community, meet new people and show your Canadian pride.

  • Saturday, July 1
    Canada Day at Canada Place is from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. at Canada Place and surrounding streets and the Coast Capital Savings Fireworks Show at Canada Place at 10:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 2
    Canada Day at Canada Place is from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Canada Place and surrounding streets, followed by the Canada Day Parade at 4 p.m.

Volunteer positions are needed for the following areas:

  • Information Kiosks
  • Site Maintenance
  • Line Monitors / Ushers
  • Stagehands and Runners
  • Talent / Volunteer Assistants
  • Citizenship Ceremony Assistants
  • Greeters

Volunteers must be at least 16 years-old, enjoy working with the public and be able to commit to a minimum of eight (8) hours of volunteer work.

How to apply

To learn more and register as a volunteer for the Canada Day at Canada Place celebration, please visit our volunteer registration website.

Questions? Individuals interested in helping Canada Place and experiencing Canada Day in an exciting new way can contact our Volunteer Manager by email at [email protected].