Canada Day Long Weekend 2011 Events Guide

By Vancity Buzz Staff | 3 years ago | Speak Up

The Canada Long weekend is upon us and there is a lot going on in the city. So for those of us that are staying here we’ve compiled a list of events and things to do.

Canada Day Events:


  1. Canada Day at Canada Place: Parade, concerts and fireworks at Western Canada’s largest Canada day celebration. Don’t worry there won’t be any riots here ;)
  2. Canada Day at Granville Island: Plenty of food, kids activities and even a parade
  3. Canada Day at Olympic Village: WE CANADA celebrates Canada day with a sustainability forum and much more

Richmond Steveston Salmon Festival

Canada Day in Surrey (Cloverdale)

If the weather stays dry why not hit the beach or one of the outdoor pools in the city

Check out our summer concert guide to see what’s going on in the city this long weekend.

June 30:Legendary Long Weekend :: Canada Day Crasher 2011 :: Intimate Productions
July 1: MARKUS SCHULZ and WIPPENBERG | Canada Day | Twisted
HED KANDI Fireworks Yacht Party | with Greg Myers | CANADA DAY

Other Events:
Outdoor movies will be going on Monday for those taking the extra day off.

Vancouver International Jazz Festival

There you have it a list of things to do this long weekend. Enjoy it because on Monday you snap back to reality.

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