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Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2017

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2017 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.

Dates of the Honda Celebration of Light.
Participating countries in the 2017 Honda Celebration of Light

Japan – Saturday July 29, 2017
United Kingdom – Wednesday Aug 2, 2017
Canada – Saturday Aug 5, 2017

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks

Canada Day fireworks celebrations in Metro Vancouver

Canada Day fireworks in Vancouver

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with the festivities in and around Coal Harbour. From performers on the mainstage to citizenship ceremonies. And don’t miss the fireworks.

Location : Canada Place, Jack Poole Plaza, and surrounding area
When: July 1 – fireworks at 10:30 pm

Vancouver Fireworks
Vancouver Fireworks

North Shore

The fireworks near Canada Place be visible to North Vancouver residents

Canada Day fireworks in West Vancouver
Off the shores of Ambleside as part of the twin display.

Location : John Lawson Park – 17th Street, West Vancouver
When: July 1 – fireworks start at 10:30 pm

Canada Day fireworks in Surrey 

Surrey’s Canada Day celebrations is at Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre, and features performances from morning until midnight. The headliner this year is Hedley, which will be followed by fireworks.

Location : Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre, 176 Street & 64th Avenue, Surrey
When: July 1 – fireworks start at 10:30 pm.

Canada Day fireworks in Burnaby

The City of Burnaby will be letting off fireworks following a huge free concert at Swangard Stadium. The gates at Swangard open at 5 pm and the fireworks grand finale commences at dusk.

Location : Swangard Stadium – 3883 Imperial Street, Burnaby
When: July 1 – gates open at 5 pm, fireworks start at dusk

Canada Day fireworks in Coquitlam

Coquitlam will be celebrating with a fireworks spectacular at 10 pm in Town Centre Park on Canada Day. Preceding that will be a free community festival with live music and food.

Location : Town Centre Park – Pipeline Road, Coquitlam
When: July 1 – fireworks start at 10 pm

Canada Day fireworks in Port Coquitlam

Port Coquitlam’s Canada Day involves family friendly fun, along with a fireworks show at dusk.

Location : Castle Park – 2252 Castle Crescent, Port Coquitlam
When: July 1 – fireworks start at dusk

Canada Day fireworks in Delta

Delta will be showing off their fireworks prowess in Chalmers Park this Canada Day, following a full day event with crafts and food.

Location : 11400 76A Avenue, North Delta
When: July 1; 5:30 to 10:45 pm

Canada Day fireworks in White Rock

More than 25,000 people turn out each year to visit the waterfront on July 1. A day of fun is followed up with fireworks at dusk.

Location : Semiahmoo Bay, West Beach, White Rock
When: July 1 – fireworks start at 10:15 pm

Canada Day fireworks in New Westminster

Live music, kids activities and fireworks over the Fraser River are what you can expect at New Westminster’s Canada Day celebrations.

Location : Downtown New Westminster waterfront between River Market and the Inn by the Quay
When: July 1 – fireworks start at 10 pm

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2017

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2017 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.

Dates of the Honda Celebration of Light.
Participating countries in the 2017 Honda Celebration of Light

Japan – Saturday July 29, 2017
United Kingdom – Wednesday Aug 2, 2017
Canada – Saturday Aug 5, 2017

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks

New Year’s Eve in Vancouver

True North NYE
Vancouver’s official New Year’s Eve Party is the ultimate multi-room experience. Headlined by The Sheepdogs.  Also includes premium viewing of the fireworks shows at 9 p.m. and midnight. • Vancouver Convention Centre West, Canada Place • Dec. 31 • $129, nyevan.com/buy-tickets

NYE 2017
Slow Jam Sunday’s sexy dirty dance party with your favorite slow jams spun by The Boyscouts. • Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St. • Doors 9 p.m. • $40, slowjamsundays.com

Illuminate NYE 2016
Feel like a movie star as you enter on a red carpet. Once inside, you’ll be welcomed by a complimentary Ciroc drink where you can enjoy music from DJs in two different rooms. • Opus Hotel, 322 Davie St. • $50, clubzone.com

Bonnie Scott AC/DC Tribute NYE Party
Ring in the New Year and kick 2016 to the curb with Bonnie Scott AC/DC Tribute, Japanese Cowboy Ween Tribute and Sabotage. • Pat’s Pub, 403 E. Hastings St. • Dec. 31, 8 p.m. • $12/$15, Zulu, Red Cat, HighLife, imuproductions.com

Prohibition New Year’s Eve Party
Celebrate the start of 2017 in style with live entertainment from The Wonders and DJ Myles Bigelow Duo. Follow the green light, descend the stairs and enjoy the decadence and glamour of when speakeasies thrived. Enjoy a complimentary coupe of champagne and an extensive cocktail and drinks menu. • Prohibition at Rosewood Hotel Georgia, 801 W. Georgia St. • Doors 8 p.m. • $45+, eventbrite.ca, 604-673-7089

Black Wizard & Black Breath – New Years Eve
Vancouver and Seattle riff-heavy metal bands co-headline NYE at the Rickshaw. With guests Hasteroid, DJ’s Cam Pipes and Joel James Loewen. • 254 E. Hastings St. • Doors 7 p.m. • $18.50, ticketfly.com, Neptoon, Red Cat, rickshawtheatre.com

Elements Casino NYE
Ring in the New Year with a buffet dinner and live music by the band Atlantic Crossing. • Elements Casino, 17755 60th Ave., Surrey • Dec. 31, 7 p.m. • Dinner + show/$49.95, show only/$10, elementscasino.com

Burton Cummings
Canadian icon and lead singer and songwriter of the band The Guess Who will perform his string of hits. • Dec. 29: Molson Canadian Theatre at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, $89.50/$99.50, HardRockCasinoVancouver.com | Dec. 31: River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, $119.50, RiverRock.com

QuiRING in the New Year
The Quiring Chamber Players return for their 9th annual New Year’s Eve celebration. Collaborating with violinist Jennie Press and cellist Janet Steinberg, from the Vancouver Symphony, this show will include works by Beethoven, Gershwin and Dvorak. • Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam • Show 8 p.m. • $16, $36, $40, 604-927-6555, evergreenculturalcentre.ca

New Year’s at the Hotel Vancouver
For the fourth year in a row, Arrival is back with another legendary multi-room party at the iconic Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. Each of the hotel’s ballrooms will boast unique programming where you can expect a mix of DJs, musicians, performers, and so much more. • Fairmont Hotel Vancouver • hotelvancouvernye.com

NYE 2017 Waterfront Gala Ball
Two rooms: The Grand Ballroom will feature California DJ Ryan Live and DJ Downlowe, and the Ice Bar will see DJ TBA and guests spinning the best classics. Includes appetizers, champagne toast, a photo booth, red carpet media wall and more. Ages 25+ • Fairmont Waterfront, 900 Canada Place • $140, eventbrite.ca

Cirque Gala NYE 2017
Ring in the New Year in style at this multi-level nightclub. The event features house and hip hop DJs, Cirque performance artists, and champagne at midnight. • Fivesixty Nightclub, 560 Seymour St. • $50/$65, twisted.ca

Fortune Sound NYE 2017
Ring in the New Year with Sailor Gerry + DJ Seko x DJ Marvel of The Freshest and host Dkay. Includes a balloon drop, party favours, free bubbly at midnight and confetti cannons. • Fortune Sound Club, 147 E. Pender St. • Doors 10 p.m. • $20, fortunesoundclub.com

Frontliner – New Year’s Eve
Ring in the New Year with punk, dance/electronic DJ and producer, Frontliner. • Harbour Event Centre, 750 Pacific Blvd. • 10 p.m. • $50, solidevents.ca

Hazelmere: News Years Eve Gala
This NYE gala will feature party favours, a deluxe dinner buffet, dancing in all three rooms and a champagne toast at midnight. • Hazelmere Golf & Tennis Club, 18150 8th Ave., Surrey • Doors 7 p.m. • $75, 604-538-1212, hazelmere.com

NYE 2017: Glitz & Glamour Gala
Dinner and dance party features four parties in one, with eight DJs, and two dinner bands. • Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Ave., Burnaby • Dec. 31, doors 6 p.m. • Dinner + dance/$99, dance only/$60 at ticketmaster.ca, meloproductions.net

Carnival NYE ‘17
A Latin American-themed New Year’s Eve celebration, featuring DJs from Mexico, Spain and South America. • Lux Lounge, 1180 Howe St. • vancouverlatinfever.com

Party 2017 with Loverboy
Ring in the New Year with this iconic Canadian rock band. • Molson Canadian Theatre at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, 2080 United Blvd., Coquitlam • $149.50, ticketmaster.ca, hardrockcasinovancouver.com

Jubilee Hall New Year’s Extravaganza
Dance to a mix of live country, southern and classic rock music provided by the Ken McCoy Band, and enjoy a buffet-style dinner. Includes party favours and champagne at midnight. • 7989 Bradner Rd., Abbotsford • Doors 6:30 p.m. • $40, brownpapertickets.com/event/2720266

Magic Yacht Tours: New Year’s Eve Cruise
Enjoy a meal while sailing aboard the Magic Charm and take in the city sparkle as you sail around the Vancouver Harbour. Dance the night away to live music and countdown to the New Year with a glass of bubbly and a fireworks display. • Westin Bayshore Marina, 1602 Bayshore Dr. • Dec. 31, boards at 9 p.m. • $137, 778-886-9792, magicyachttours.com

The Golden Age NYE 2017
Ring in 2017 in style at this black tie event. Features five world class DJs, four bars, VIP areas serving canapes, and more. • Roof Garten, 670 Smithe St. • Dec. 31, 9 p.m. • $30+, eventshop.com

Telus World of Science New Years Eve 2017
Two floors with two rooms of music, featuring six of the top DJs in Vancouver, plus insane party special effects, including top sound and lighting systems, and one of the biggest countdowns in the city. • Telus World of Science, 1455 Quebec St. • 9 p.m. • $100/$85, clubzone.com

New Years Eve Extravaganza Club Crawl 2017
All aboard the party bus! Get ready to take a wild ride to four of the hottest nightclubs in town. • Dec. 31, check-in between 5:30-6:30 p.m. • tickets at clubzone.com

New Year’s Eve Murder Mystery Dinner & Dance
NYE-themed murder mystery during cocktails and dinner, featuring seven professional actors dispersed amongst the guests incognito…until all hell breaks loose. Includes a four-course dinner, live music and a DJ after the show. • Brock House Restaurant, 3875 Point Grey Rd. • Dec. 31 • $147, 604-224-3317, brockhouserestaurant.com

Final Countdown to Midnight with Brian ‘Elvis’ Simpson
Ring in 2017 with the King! Features dazzling costumes and dozens of Elvis hits, plus a 50/50 draw and a raffle. • Admiral Pub & Grill, 4125 E. Hastings St., Burnaby • 9 p.m. • No cover charge, 604-298-7158, ultimateelvis.ca

Larger Map to Hotels near Canada Place and the Vancouver Convention Centre

Family Friendly New Year’s Eve in Vancouver 2016

FAMILY FRIENDLY NEW YEARS EVE FUN:

Concord’s NYE Vancouver
The largest New Year’s Eve party in Vancouver. Features free live musical entertainment, sponsor exhibitions, food trucks, live on-site broadcasts, a family fireworks display for families with young children, and a midnight countdown with fireworks over Coal Harbour. • Burrard Landing and Coal Harbour • 6:30 p.m. • Free, nyevan.com

Fraser Valley First Night 2017
Come out and enjoy some family-friendly New Year’s Eve fun. Features fireworks, a balloon drop midway rides, face painting, bouncy castles, live entertainment and more. • TRADEX, 1190 Cornell St., Abbotsford • Dec. 31, doors 5 p.m. • $15/$12, fvtradex.com

Mount Seymour: Family First Night
Enjoy snow tubing and tobogganing, take in live entertainment and a magic show, watch a fire spinning routine, enjoy snowshoeing along lantern lit tails to a chocolate fondue, plus an early countdown with fireworks and party favours at 9 p.m. • Mount Seymour, North Van • Dec. 31, 6-9 p.m. • mountseymour.com/family-first-night

NYE at Castle Fun Park
A family-friendly celebration featuring face painting, a holiday movie, door prizes, party favours, hot chocolate and cookies, and balloon drops at 9 p.m. and midnight. • Hwy 1 & Exit 95 at Whatcom Rd., Abbotsford • Dec. 31 • 604-850-0411, castlefunpark.com

Whistler New Year’s Eve Celebration
A family-style celebration where your wristband gives you access to multiple ticketed venues full of entertainment, games, kids countdowns, crafts and activities. Ice skating in Whistler Olympic Plaza and a Fire & Ice Show round out the evening. • Multiple venues in Whistler Village • Dec. 31, 6 p.m.-midnight • whistler.com/christmas

The Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Variety Show: Celebrate with family and friends at this NYE variety show. Experience circus acrobats, magic and one of Vancouver’s biggest balloon drops. Appropriate for all ages, yet not just for kids. • Norman Rothstein Theatre, 950 W. 41st Ave. • Dec. 31, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m., $25+ at vancouvercabaret.com

New Year’s Eve Pizza Party
A fun and relaxing New Year’s Eve with dinner and entertainment for the kids including face painting, balloon twisting, pizza making and an early New Year’s count down. Rocky Mountain Flatbread Kitsilano: 4 p.m. and 6:15 p.m., 604-730-0321 | Rocky Mountain Flatbread Main Street: 4-7:30 p.m., 604-566 9779 • Rocky Mountain Flatbread locations • Dec. 31 • $25/adult, $20/child, rockymountainflatbread.ca

Canada’s 150th birthday at the largest New Year’s Eve party in Vancouver

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday at the largest New Year’s Eve party in Vancouver on December 31, 2016

Situated along Canada Place Way from Howe Street to Thurlow Street at Burrard Landing, Concord’s New Year’s Eve Vancouver on December 31, 2016 is downtown Vancouver’s only waterfront celebration to ring in 2017.

It features free live musical entertainment, sponsor exhibitions, over 20 food trucks, live on-site broadcasts, a Family Fireworks display for families with young children, and a Midnight Countdown with spectacular fireworks over Coal Harbour.

Last year’s inaugural event attracted over 80,000 people, making it Canada’s largest New Year’s Eve event in terms of attendance.

This year’s event, kicking off at 6:30 pm, is officially part of the federal government’s Canada 150 festivities celebrating the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation.  … more

Hotels near Canada Place

Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
By Canada Place

Westin Bayshore Hotel Vancouver
Resort and Marina at the entrance to Stanley Park and Canada Place

Pinnacle Vancouver Harbor Front Hotel 
Near the Canada Place

Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel Vancouver
Luxury Hotel a few short blocks to the Canada Place

Shangri La Hotel Vancouver
Luxury Hotel with an easy walk to the Canada Place

Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
Across the street from the Vancouver Canada Place

Loden Hotel Vancouver
Top Rated Luxury Hotel steps from the Canada Place

Delta Vancouver Hotel
An all suite Hotel near Vancouver Convention Centre

Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver
Luxury Hotel right at Canada Place Vancouver

St Regis Hotel Vancouver
Boutique Hotel a few blocks from Canada Place

Hyatt Regency Hotel Vancouver
Large full service Hotel a few short blocks away

Ramada Limited Vancouver Downtown
affordable hotel near Canada Place

Days Inn Vancouver
affordable accommodations near the Canada Place

Le Soleil Hotel Vancouver
Boutique Hotel a few blocks from Canada Place

Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Hotel
near the Canada Place and Convention Center Vancouver

Vancouver Metropolitan Hotel
luxury near Canada Place and the Convention Center Vancouver

Larger Map to Hotels near Canada Place and the Vancouver Convention Centre

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2016

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2016 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.

This year’s three competitors of the Honda Celebration of Light.

Saturday JULY 30 USA
Represented by The Walt Disney Company

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2016

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2016 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.
Catch Loverboy on Wednesday July 27

This year’s three competitors of the Honda Celebration of Light.

Wednesday JULY 27 Australia
Represented by famous Australian fireworks family

Saturday JULY 30 USA
Represented by The Walt Disney Company

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2016

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2016 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.
Catch Loverboy on Wednesday July 27

This year’s three competitors of the Honda Celebration of Light.

Saturday JULY 23 NETHERLANDS
Represented by Royal Fireworks

Wednesday JULY 27 Australia
Represented by famous Australian fireworks family

Saturday JULY 30 USA
Represented by The Walt Disney Company

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light 2016

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks competition
Vancouver Honda Celebration of Lights Fireworks

Vancouver Honda Celebration of Light

The 2016 Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer and begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00 pm each night, rain or shine.

The 25 minute fireworks display are synchronized to music which is broadcast over the radio station LG104.3 FM.

Head down early as the Sunset Beach Festival comes alive on event days Everyone is invited to come down early and enjoy the entertainment and activities

Be sure to check out the Sunsetter Lounge by Stanley Park Brewing a licensed area that has Sponsors and vendors with free giveaways at 2:00pm each day.

As part of the Sunset Beach Festival, SHOREFEST showcases some of Canada’s top musical acts in one of Vancouver’s most picturesque settings on the shores of English Bay. Come down early to the Sunset Beach stage for live music all afternoon. Then move on over to English Bay to catch our feature performers on the stage in The Keg Lounge. This stage plays to the beach – to you the fans – with rock and roll starting at 7:30pm.
Catch Loverboy on Wednesday July 27

This year’s three competitors of the Honda Celebration of Light.

Saturday JULY 23 NETHERLANDS
Represented by Royal Fireworks

Wednesday JULY 27 Australia
Represented by famous Australian fireworks family

Saturday JULY 30 USA
Represented by The Walt Disney Company

Vancouver Hotels near the Fireworks

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Across from the Fireworks

Best Western Sands Hotel
Across from the Fireworks

Coast Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk to the Fireworks

Sandman Suites On Davie
Short Walk to English Bay

Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to the Fireworks

Century Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Walk Down Robson to Celebration of Light

Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Listel Hotel Vancouver
Short Walk Down Robson to English Bay

Carmana Plaza Hotel
Down Robson to the Fireworks

Executive Hotel Vintage Park
Walk the Seawall to Celebration of Light

Rosellen Suites Hotel
Near English Bay Vancouver

Sunset Inn and Suites
Near English Bay Vancouver

Times Square Suites Hotel
On Robson Near the Fireworks