Aug 10

The Fair at the PNE Community Spotlight

Festival Park Community Spotlight

With the Fair at the PNE a little over a week away, we want to share with you the mixture of cultural festivals, summer pop-up markets and community showcases happening this year! Check out the schedule below for the Community Spotlight Programming!

 

Heroes Weekend

August 19 and 20
11:00am – 6:00pm
Festival Park

The Fair is honoured to salute the First Responders in our community who help keep Vancouver safe! Come see a number of different Ambulance, Firefighter, Police, RCMP, Search and Rescue, and Coast Guard vehicles on display the entire weekend!


Hot Vancouver Nights Car Showcase

August 22 to 25
11:00am – 6:00pm
Festival Park

Hot Vancouver Nights Car Showcase

Car lovers UNITE! The Hot Vancouver Nights Car Showcase presented by 360 Fabrication Inc. will have you drooling with envy as you make your way around some of the most beautiful classic cars and hot rods in Vancouver.


Spirit of India Summer Festival

August 26 and 27
11:00am – 6:00pm
Festival Park

Spirit of India at the Fair at the PNE

This summer festival is presented by the Gujarati Society of BC. It celebrates the best of South Asian culture. Bring your friends and come explore the beautiful colours, smells, and atmosphere of the Spirit of India Summer Festival!


Fall for Local Summer Market

August 23 to September 3
11:00am – 6:00pm
Festival Park

Fall for Local at the Fair at the PNE

The Fall for Local Summer Market is a pop up market filled with local entrepreneurs displaying a number of great products including Jewelry, Clothing and Cosmetics! Local vendors include: Tamara Phillips ART, Granola Girl, Luna Nectar, and many more!


Caribbean Carnival

September 4
11:00am – 6:00pm
Festival Park

The Caribbean Carnival is presented by the Trinidad & Tobago Cultural Society of BC. It brings the rhythm, art, and costumes of the Trinidad and Tobago culture to the Fair at the PNE! Featuring III Steel Band, Parade of Costumes, Limbo Dancing, Arts & Crafts, and much more!


Don’t forget to follow us on social media (@PNE_Playland) to stay informed on everything happening at the Fair at the PNE this year!

 

Jul 19

Playland Nights 19+

Call your friends or call your babysitter… Playland Nights is a new ADULTS ONLY event happening every Friday in July! Come experience Vancouver’s favourite amusement park – without kids! We’ve got a site-wide liquor license, so you can enjoy your beverage of choice (including specialty martinis) as you walk around.

The TOP 7 Reasons to check out Playland Nights!

 

1. Conquer the midway games to win prizes!

It only took about $25 to win this little guy 😂 playland nights was so much fun with no kids and lots of beer!

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Hit the target, pop a balloon or knock down some milk containers…anything to win a prize!

 

2. See the Playland lights at Night

#playlandnights They kick the kids out and serve alcohol. Recommended.

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The West Coast Wheel has a brand new light package which comes alive as the sun sets!

 

3. Experience one of the best views of Vancouver from atop the Atmosfear!

#vancouver #vancity #playland #playlandnights #amusementpark #rides #ride #lights #neonlights #drinking #adultsonly

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Playland comes alive as the sun sets! There are a number of rides with amazing light packages on display at Playland Nights!

 

4. Practice your survival skills at the AxeWoodCrew Axe-throwing activation.

#slomotion axe-throwing at #PlaylandNights #adultsonly

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Thanks to the @AxeWoodCrew, you can show your friends you outdoorsman/woman skills at the axe throwing activation!

 

5. Taste our amazing Adult Only beverages anywhere within Playland.

Kind of living my best life right now. #playlandnights

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You can’t forget to sample one of the amazing Playland Nights drinks. Options include: Candy Floss Martinis, Candy Appletinis and Sno Cone vodka drinks!

 

6. Take amazing pictures of Playland at night with good friends.

Is there a better place to take some Instagram worthy photos with your crew?

 

7. Become a kid again on your favorite Playland rides!

Extreme Tea Cupping #playland #playlandnights #teacupride #teacupping #twirl #sodizzy #dizzy @redprime

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Giggle your way around and around and around on the tea cups!

 

Playland Nights is only on for 2 more nights (July 21 and July 28) so get your tickets NOW! Click here to purchase your tickets online and SAVE!

Don’t forget to share your Playland Nights adventures on social media using #PlaylandNights and follow us:

Jun 15

Father’s Day in Playland

Father’s Day is this weekend, and we want you to treat him to some awesome rides here at Playland! This Sunday June 18, 2017 between 10:00am and 12:00pm Dad’s get into Playland FREE! (with the purchase of a Regular or Junior Playland admission)

Flutterbye with Dad

Nothing screams “I Love You Dad” more than a picture of him giggle as he rides the iconic Wooden Roller Coaster! Don’t forget to take him for a spin on one of our 3 NEW RIDES in Playland that are made for all ages! THATS RIGHT! Dad can now ride with the little ones!

Like Father, Like Son

If games are more what Dad is interested in, make sure you don’t leave without him winning you one of these!

Playland Stuffed Animal

*Offer valid with purchase of a Regular or Jr Admission Pass. For more information on our Father’s Day Promotion click here!

Remember to tag @PNE_Playland in all your Playland Father’s Day adventures!