Zones

Main Stage

In front of Canada Place

Featuring a full day of amazing music and dance performances including headliner Delhi 2 Dublin, plus Marieme, Royal Academy of Bhangra, Bitterly Divine, and Charm Dance Company. Check the event schedule for full details and times. 

Kids’ Zone

Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place 

New for this year, the Kids’ Zone will feature lots of activities to keep kids entertained. Featuring a pop-up planetarium, Little Kickers soccer, emceeing and music by Rock’N’Beau, and a mascot dance-off at 3:00 p.m!

Canadian Forces Zone

Hall B, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place 

See incredible displays and exhibits that honour Canada’s Army, Navy and Air Force including search and rescue displays, a CF-18 cockpit, tactical armoured patrol vehicle, firefighting tent, Naden band performances and climbing wall.

Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone

North Point, Canada Place 

Anchored with a lineup of fantastic music from artists including The Unified, Blonde Diamond and headliner DiRTY RADiO, this zone also features an interactive mural for youth to participate in a social media contest and other fun activities.

Citizenship Ceremony

Ballroom C, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place 

O Canada! Begin the day with an inspiring ceremony welcoming 60 new Canadians, hosted by Global News Hour at 6 co-anchors Chris Gailus and Sophie Lui.

 

Innovation Zone

Ballrooms A, B & C, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place 

Peek into the future though displays, exhibits, and inspirational talks from some of the most interesting and forward-thinking organizations around, such as A&K Robotics, Finger Foods Virtual Reality and Nada Grocery.

Picnic Plaza 

Jack Poole Plaza 

Relax at a picnic table, enjoy performances from local buskers, or learn to camp with Parks in the Picnic Plaza at Jack Poole Plaza.

 

Port of Vancouver Discovery Centre

North end of west promenade at Canada Place

Come learn about Canada’s largest and busiest port in a fun and interactive way! The Discovery Centre features touchscreen benches and animated infographics and videos that teach visitors about the port’s activities, trade, transportation and operations.

 

Skyllen Pacific Fireworks Viewing Zone

The Canadian Trail along the west promenade of Canada Place 

The Skyllen Pacific Fireworks Viewing Zone offers the best viewing of the Canada Day Fireworks Show, away from the crowds in an outdoor, family-friendly setting with access to indoor bathroom facilities. The outdoor zone is located on The Canadian Trail, along the west promenade of Canada Place. Get your tickets at Tickets Tonight.

Vancouver Convention Centre West Building Open House

Vancouver Convention Centre West  

Tour the world’s first double LEED® Platinum-certified convention centre and enjoy family-friendly activities from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Check the event schedule for full details and times.