Saving up for that summer vacation? Just dropped a couple bucks on that new tent at the garage sale down the street? Very Thrifty! You still wanna have a bit of fun though, I understand. So get dressed up in your most creative or comfortable Sunday Best and spend the afternoon at any of Vancouvers 4 “Car Free Day” Community events!
You can Treat Dad and the whole family to a good FREE time. There are vendors with artisan wares at each event as well as food vendors that give you a literal taste of the community with a wide range of prices.
Commercial Drive – Sunday, June 15th, Noon-7pm from Venables to Grandview on The Drive: Roller disco, parading drummers, healing gardens, DJs spinning beats, and all your friends and neighbours hanging out.
Main Street – Sunday, June 15th, Noon-7pm from Broadway to 30th on Main Street: Mini-festivals, community-supported stages with dozens of bands, multiple kids zones, artisan markets, roller derby, skateboarding, parkour and more!
West End – Sunday, June 15th, Noon-6pm from Davie to Robson on Denman Street: Fun for young, old, families, couples and single folks, which includes acoustic music, a kids zone, non-profits, local politicians, artists and artisans.
Kitsilano – Saturday, June 14th and Sunday, June 15th: Block parties by and for local residents and their neighbours.