Free Family Events Vancouver BC Canada Day

Schedule of Events

For the 26th year, Canada Day at Canada Place, presented by Coast Capital Savings, will thrive across the downtown Waterfront, including Canada Place, Vancouver's inspiring national landmark, all of Canada Place Way, the Vancouver Convention Centre's Jack Poole Plaza and Harbour Green Park.

Guests enjoyed the quintessential West Coast experience of an ocean breeze, majestic views of the North Shore Mountains & Stanley Park, and Inspirationally Canadian performances and attractions.


Date: Monday, July 1, 2013

Waterfront Party - 10am to 6pm (Headline Performance from 6pm to 7pm)
Canada Day Parade - 7pm to 8pm
Canada Day Burrard Inlet Fireworks Show presented by Port Metro Vancouver - 10:30pm to 11pm

Waterfront Festival - Canada Place & surrounding streets
Canada Day Parade - West Georgia & Broughton streets
Canada Day Burrard Inlet Fireworks Show - Two barges: Coal Harbour & Dundarave

Stay turned for the 2013 performance schedule. Last years line up featured the following performances.

coastcapital free Canada Day

 10:00 - 10:15    Blessing - Chief Ian Campbell    Traditional First Nation Blessing 
 10:15 - 10:40    Beverley and the Billionaires    Children
 11:00 - 11:40    Kelly Brock    Country
 12:00 - 12:40    ShowStoppers    Glee Choir
 1:00 - 1:40    Wild Moccasins    Aboriginal Cellist & Fancy Dance
 2:00 - 2:40    The Cancons    Rock Covers
 3:00 - 3:40    Washboard Union    Folk Rock
 4:00 - 4:40    Santa Lucia FPR    Latin Funk Rock
 5:00 - 5:40    The Boom Booms    Pop Rock
 6:00 - 6:50    Bif Naked    Pop Rock

Celebration Stage (Hall A)

10:00 -10:40    VOC Sweet Soul Gospel Choir    Gospel
11:00 -12:15    Citizenship Ceremony    Host by Global BC Anchor
12:30 - 1:30    CHMB Variety Show    Chinese & Multicultural
 Traditional Dance 
 1:45 - 2:25    Uzume Taiko    Japanese Drumming
 2:40 - 3:20    Ache Brasil    Latin
 3:35 - 4:15    Vancouver International
 Bhangra Celebration
   South Asian
 4:30 - 5:15    Alex Wells    Aboriginal Hoop Dancer
 5:25 - 6:00    Dusty Flower Pot Cabaret    Cabaret

The Point Stage (North Point)

 11:50 - 12:20    Elea Saunier    French Jazz/Pop
 12:40 - 1:20    Bend Sinister   Indie Rock
 1:40 - 2:25    Playlist    Cover Band
 2:45 - 3:30    TBD  
 3:50 - 4:35    SideOne Band    Cover Band
 5:00 - 5:40    YUCA    World Rock

All schedules subject to change.

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