Canada Place, a mixed-use commercial and recreational convention facility, is home to the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre, The Pan Pacific Hotel, The Vancouver Port Authority Corporate Offices, Cruise Ship Terminal (Operated by the Vancouver Port Authority), The CN IMAX Theatre, World Trade Centre Office Complex and Citipark parking facility. A defining structure for the Vancouver skyline, Canada Place is a central hub of activity for many Vancouver events all year round.
- Entertainment and special event programs throughout the year. Free for the public.
- Promenade into History - a self-guided walking exploration of Vancouver's past combing archival photographs and historical anecdotes along the more than 2,000 metres (6,675 feet) of promenade walkways and unsurpassable views of Vancouver's picturesque harbour.
Special upcoming events at Canada Place, Vancouver, BC
Jazz at Canada Place
Date: June 22 - 29
Time: 12pm to 2pm
Presented by Canada Place Corporation and the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (DVBIA)
. Enjoy the soulful sounds of jazz on Vancouver’s spectacular waterfront as part of the TD Canada Trust Vancouver International Jazz Festival. Canada Place is the quintessential outdoor venue for Jazz enthusiasts seeking an Inspirationally Canadian experience. Situated at the northern tip of Canada Place, the North Pointe provides a natural gathering place for visitors to relax and soak in the atmosphere. Click here for full schedule.
Michigan State Alumni Concert Band
Date: June 27
Time: 5pm to 6pm
Music is in the air with this internationally recognized concert band. Enjoy classical music, dixieland tunes, and Broadway favourites during this one hour free concert on the North End Pointe at Canada Place.
Canada Day at Canada Place
Date: July 1
Time: 10am - 7pm
Come celebrate Canada's 140th birthday with a full day of high energy fun. Visit our Canada Day website.
Art on the Promenade
Date: August 4-6 and August 10-11
Time: 11am - 5pm
Celebrate Canadian artists as you stroll down the promenade at Canada Place. Watch local artists at work and learn about painting, jewelry making, crafts and more. Featured art includes watercolour and acrylic paintings, stained glass, orginal crafts, Rockstar jewelry and more.
Summer Street Beats
Date: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from August 20 - 31
Canada Place welcomes the Downtown Vancouver Business Association's (DVBIA) Summer Busker Series. Roaming performers will delight guests of all ages. From jugglers to mimes, singers to salsa dancers, the DVBIA Summer Busker Series
is sure to entertain. Click here
for Canada Place schedule.
Volkswagen Ultimate Shoot Out
Date: September 6 & 7
Time: 9am start time
Watch 200 amateur golfers shoot from the West side of Canada Place onto a floating green in hopes of winning the ultimate prize, a new Volkswagen vehicle. On September 7 from 12 - 1pm, general public are invited to test their skills in a friendly shoot out. Not eligible for the formal competition, but great prizes to be won from Canada Place and the Vancouver Port Authority. www.ultimateshootout.ca.