Canada Day on Granville Island

http://granvilleisland.com/events


Canada Day Transportation Options
July 1, 2016
Free Bicycle Valet! Leave the car behind!
17th Annual Canada Day Parade
July 1, 2016

A Granville Island community tradition: Get ready to cheer! See map for parade route.

1:30pm – 2pm Starting at Ocean Construction and ending at Ron Basford Park.
Bike Decorating Workshop & Parade
July 1, 2016

FREE
Official Canada Day Ceremony
July 1, 2016

Show Canada some love!
Mini Olympic Canoe Demos
July 1, 2016

Kids, come down to the dock and try out one of our mini Olympic style boats. Find out more about our exciting summer programs for kids and youth.
False Creek Racing Canoe Club.
Dye Your Own Yarn!
July 1, 2016

$20 per skein of yarn

Mini drop-in workshop to hand-dye your own yarn! All supplies provided.

Required time for each participant is 30-60 minutes.
Ocean Kayak Demos
July 1, 2016

The free Canada Day Kayak Demonstration is an excellent opportunity to try your hand at paddling.  Friendly, professional staff are on hand to guide you through your first paddling experience, pass
False Creek Community Centre Canada Day Celebration
July 1, 2016

FREE
Lobster Man Cookout 
July 1, 2016

Come enjoy freshly boiled lobster
10am -3:30pm (while quantities last), The Lobster Man, Mast Tower Road
Maple Leaf Mural
July 1, 2016

Come get arty with the Federation of Canadian Artists for Canada Day 2016. Decorate a maple leaf and stick it to the pop-up mural on our outer gallery walls.
Canada Crafting & Selfie Station with MAKE
July 1, 2016

Celebrate Canada Day with Make!
Canada Day Cartoon Face Challenge
July 1, 2016

FREE

Draw cartoon faces at Vancouver Animation School’s interactive cartoon face challenge.   The whole family can create comic sketches in 1-3 minutes!
Vancouver International Children’s Festival Roving Dragons
July 1, 2016

Come out and meet our dynamic dragons, Beatrice and Brutus, who will be roaming Granville Island in celebration of Canada Day.
Glassblowing Demonstrations
July 1, 2016

prices vary
Granville Island Buskers
July 1, 2016

Witness one-of-a-kind local and international talent in unique outdoor locations. If you enjoy what you see, please be generous.
10am – 8pm See map for locations
Family Pavilion
July 1, 2016

FREE
Noon  – 5pm, Picnic Pavilion

Noon – 1pm
Facepainting
July 1, 2016

Have your face painted with funky colours and designs!

10am – 5pm Railspur Alley

 

 

 
Spray! Splash! Play!
July 1, 2016

FREE
Granville Island’s Water Park
Still the best way to cool down on a hot Canada Day.
10:00am – 6:00pm

 
Roving Performers
July 1, 2016

Mortal Coil’s spectacular stilt horses and daring disco queens are back with their brilliance.
Canada Day with Arts Umbrella
July 1, 2016

FREE
Tattoos
July 1, 2016

Get your Maple Leaf tattoo at the Canada Day Tattoo Centre.
10am – 5pm Between False Creek Community Centre and Arts Umbrella, Cartwright Street & Railspur Alley (West)
Disco Party
July 1, 2016

FREE
Kids Market Canada Day
July 1, 2016

Little Paws Agility Shows: 11am, 1pm & 3pm | FREE
Pins and Flags
July 1, 2016

Pick up a free flag and pin from many of our Granville Island merchants.
10am – 6pm All over Granville Island
 FREE
 
Artisan Market
July 1, 2016

Experience a diverse array of BC’s finest in artisan created craft and food! Everything here is made in BC, Vancouver or Granville Island! Truly a home-grown shopping experience.
Big Print Project 2016
July 1, 2016

FREE
Lee's Donuts: Special Canada Day donuts!
July 1, 2016

Special Canada Day donuts! Come and see what creation the chefs at Lee’s have dreamed up this year.
9am – 7pm Lee’s Donuts, Public Market
Canada Day Crepe with Maple Syrup served with a flag on top!
July 1, 2016

9am – 7pm Muffin Granny, Public Market
MELA! Festivals Under the Flag Pavilion and Stage.
July 1, 2016

Live music, colourful bazaar and mouth-watering food from around the world. A plethora of hand-crafted artisan crafts and clothing.
BEST Bicycle Valet
July 1, 2016

FREE

Leave the car behind!

9am – 9pm Ocean Construction, Johnston Street Sponsored by Ocean Construction
Jazz on Canada Day
July 1, 2016

courtesy of CMHC–Granville Island and the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival

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