Jul 31

Wacky Fair Food: Must-Try Culinary Creations

Sweet? Savoury? Or some of everything?

Treat yourself to something crazy and new at the 2018 Fair at the PNE.

What dish do you come for every year at the Fair? Whether it’s a childhood favourite, a comforting original, or a wacky only-at-the-fair food, there is something for everyone!

The Fair is a prime opportunity for foodies of all adventure levels. If you are ready to take your Fair diet to the next level, come try the Cricket Caramel Apples, Charcoal Ice Cream, KitKat Fries, or one of the many other wacky food options below…


Sweet Treats:

Cricket Caramel Apples

Sweet and salty with a crunch, you’ll love our cricket caramel apples rolled in salty, oven-roasted Entomo Farm crickets.

Smoking Charcoal Soft Serve

Cool down with a smoking charcoal soft serve, a modern take on ice cream.

KitKat Fries

Steve O’s Public House offers KitKat fries, dipped in a signature batter and deep fried to a soft, fluffy, and chocolatey perfection.

White Chocolate Cheese Cake Mini Donuts

A new take on the Fair’s signature treat, mini donuts.

Caramel Fried Pineapple Ring

You’ll love our Caramel Fried Pineapple Ring – fruity, deep fried, and topped with warm caramel sauce.

Wat a Melon

A watermelon flavoured ice-cream snack, served between two slices of watermelon.

Deep Fried Strawberries

Dipped in our famous funnel cake batter and served with a hint of powdered sugar.

Churro Fries

Smothered in chocolate, caramel sauces and marshmallows, you’ll love our Churro Fries. Presented by Churros Locos.

Triple Chocolate Brownie Milkshakes

Fresh homemade brownies crushed and mixed in warm chocolate sauce, layered with a scoop of a Vanilla Bean Milkshake.


Nothing beats having a boozy slushy – try out variety of flavours including Frosé, Lime, Mango, and Dark & Stormy.

Savoury Treats:

Garlic Vanilla Milkshake Burger

Sweet, savory, and delicious, the Garlic Vanilla Milkshake Burger is part of our new burger line-up presented by Gourmet Burgers.

Sweet and Salty Milkshake Burger

A burger covered in rock salts, caramel drizzle, and vanilla ice cream.

Deep Fried Burger

An outstanding cheese burger wrapped in a bread dough and deep fried to a crisp, yet golden brown to perfection.

1 lb. Fair Sized Meatball

Everyone enjoys home-made Italian food – take a stab of a gigantic 1 lb. Fair Sized Meatball, oozing with mozzarella and tomato sauce.

The Red Velvet Corndog

A sweet, delicious twist on the classic. Presented by Corndog King.

Sep 3

The Fair at the PNE – Booth Awards 2017

Best Booth Display in the Marketplace at The Fair  

The 2017 Best Fair Booth Display award goes to The Perfect Wine Opener! Check these guys out online at www.theperfectwineopener.com or on social media:

Facebook: @VineyardElite
Twitter: @vineyardelite
Instagram: @vineyardelite



Best Concession Presentation 

The Double Decker Diner receives the Best Concession Presentation this year at the Fair at the PNE! You can dine above the crowds on their roof top patio located on top of the big red bus! Follow these guys on Instagram: @vancity_doubledeckerdiner


Best Outside Product/Services Booth Presentation 

The Best Outside Product/ Service Booth award goes to Ardillas United! These gals have a beautiful set up located between the PNE Prize Home and the PNE Agrodome! You don’t want to miss you chance to see all that this booth has to offer! You can learn more about this booth on their website at www.ardillasunited.com or on social:

Facebook: @ardillasunited
Twitter: @ArdillasUnited

Most Sustainable Booth 

For two years in a row the Most Sustainable Booth award goes to Drink a Fruit from a Fruit! These guys serve their wonderful drinks right out of the fruit the drink was made out of! If you haven’t seen their products on site you need to check them out!

Best New Food Product 

The Best New Food Product at the Fair at the PNE this year comes from The Praguery! Their ice cream in a Chimney Cake has been a hit this year as you have probably seen all throughout the Fair! For a tasty treat be sure to swing by their booth located just north of the Marketplace building! Follow them on social media:

Facebook: @praguery
Twitter: @praguery
Instagram: @thepraguery

Prague’s Cones & Chimney Cakes

Aug 18

Canada 150 Fair Foods 2017

Fair Gate Admission JUST $1.50

By wearing Red or a Maple leaf you can get Fair Gate Admission for just $1.50 on both Aug 19 and 20 from 11am to 1pm!

Opening Day 1.50 Gate Admission

We want to keep the Canada 150 party going with our selection of Canada 150 Fair Foods coming to the Fair at the PNE THIS WEEKEND!  Don’t miss out on some of the tastiest Fair Foods and treats coming to Vancouver this year!

Chicky’s Chicken – Canadian Bacon Pickle Balls

Canadian Bacon Pickle Dog

Bacon is wrapped around a hot dog and pickle, cut in half, battered and then deep dried. Each is served on a stick.

Corndog King – Maple Bacon Corndog

Maple Bacon Corn Dog

The Maple Bacon Corndog is a Real Canadian twist on a fair classic. Starting with the original Corndog King batter, infused maple chunks of premium center cut bacon to give it a sweet, salty and smoky crunch. This corndog includes a side of 100% real Canadian Maple Syrup for your dunking pleasure!

Prairie Smoke & Spice BBQ – Maple Bacon Cornbread

Maple Bacon Cornbread

This honey-scented cornbread is baked on site with the flavor of sweet Quebec maple syrup infused throughout the batter. Mix in real Alberta bacon for a smoky, porky, salty accent to this delicious bread.

Funnel Cakes – Funnel Cake Poutine

Funnel Cake Poutine

Signature Pennsylvania Dutch Funnel Cake with a Canadian twist, you can’t go wrong with cheese and gravy.

Maple Bacon Ice Cream
Maple Bacon Ice Cream
Rocky Point Ice Cream’s creamy Canadian maple syrup base with locally sourced bacon that’s candied in brown sugar, chopped, and sprinkled throughout.

Looking for some ways to save when coming to the Fair at the PNE? Check out our Ways To Save page on our website!

Be sure to come check out all the great foods coming to the Fair at the PNE this year! Purchase your Fair Gate Admission online and SAVE! Don’t forget to share all your Fair adventures on social media and tag us for a chance to be featured!