It’s time to celebrate this weekend. As a part of the 125 Vancouver Celebration, the City is having a Summer Live series in Stanley Park from July 8-11, 2011. Take advantage of the festivities and bring your family for a day of music, art, storytelling, crafts, food, laughter, and fun. For a complete list of the free events and transit routes, click here. Below is a short list of a few of the activities going on; for more information, visit the Vancouver 125 webpage. Let’s all hope that mother nature cooperates and gives us some sun.
- Featured artists: Neko Case, Mother Mother, Daniel Wesley, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Dan Mangan, Spirit of the West, Barney Bentall and the Legendary Hearts, The Zolas, Celso Machado, Said the Whale and Hey Ocean!
- Coast Salish canoe races in Coal Harbour
- Arts and culture showcases, performances, workshops, and displays
- Family sports
- Free shuttle bus from Waterfront Station