Zones

Main Stage (July 1 only)

(on Canada Place Way, in front of Canada Place)

Featuring a full day of amazing music featuring headliner Sam Roberts Band, with Emerson Drive, Dragonette, Fefe Dobson and more. Make sure to join us at 11:00 a.m. for the inspiring Citizenship Reaffirmation program presented by CIBC.

Check the event schedule for full details and times.

Celebration Stage

(Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place)

For all things Canadian! Day one begins with the inspiring citizenship ceremony welcoming 150 new Canadians, followed by an afternoon of Canadiana performances. Day two will feature an incredible line-up of multicultural performances.

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, and a souvenir photo booth.

Canada150 Zone

(Ballrooms ABC, Vancouver Convention Centre East, inside Canada Place)

What makes you proud to be a Canadian? Check out the Canada 150 Zone that features 150 things, people, milestones and accomplishments that make our country great. Take a shot on the very same net where Sydney Crosby scored gold in 2010, test your knowledge on Canadian facts or try your hand at shooting a basketball into the peach bucket that inspired the creation of the sport. In the ballrooms in Vancouver Convention Centre East (inside Canada Place).

North Point Lounge & Vancouver Sun Stage

(North Point of Canada Place)

With the stunning North Shore mountains in the background, the North Point at Canada Place will host a family-friendly licensed area featuring beer and wine. Enjoy musical entertainment throughout the day on the Vancouver Sun Stage, including The Matinee and headliner Madeline Merlo. The North Point Lounge is presented by Steam Whistle Brewing.

Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone & Stage

(Corner of Canada Place Way & Thurlow, and Jack Poole Plaza)

Anchored with lineup of amazing music with headliners Hey Ocean!, DiRTY RADiO and Rykka, the Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone will boast live art displays, fashion demonstrations, and much more!

Kids Zone  (July 1 only)

(Harbour Green Park)

*July 1 only

Located in beautiful Harbor Green Park along the Coal Harbour waterfront, the Kids’ Zone will feature the CBC Kids stage, bouncy castles, children’s performers, face painters, balloon sculptures and a mascot race featuring some of Vancouver’s favourite mascots!

Fireworks Viewing Zone  (July 1 only)

(The Canadian Trail along the west promenade of Canada Place)

*July 1 only

The Fireworks Viewing Zone offers the best viewing to 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 here.

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.

Food Market & Vendor Activations

(Along Canada Place Way)

Enjoy a wide variety of food options from food trucks and vendors along Canada Place Way between Burrard and Thurlow.

Vancouver Convention Centre West Building Open House  (July 1 only)

Tour the world’s fi rst LEED® Platinum-certified convention centre and enjoy family-friendly activities from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


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