Honda Celebration of Light 2017

  • Times: Fireworks start at 10:00PM
  • Location: English Bay
  • Admission: Free with VIP Paid seating areas

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - Japan
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - United Kingdom
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - Canada

English Bay, Vancouver
Fireworks start at 10:00pm

Vancouver’s beloved fireworks festival is returning for a 27th year at English Bay, in the heart of downtown Vancouver. This year, teams from the Japan on Saturday July 29th, United Kingdom on Wednesday August 2nd and the Canada on Saturday August 5th will compete for the crown. In addition, the festival features three full days of programming including LG 104.3 FM’s Shorefest, Vancouver’s largest free community concert series, featuring a line-up of distinctly Canadian musical acts. Ticketed seating is available for purchase, and includes: The Keg Lounge, The Inukshuk Lounge, The YVR Observation Deck and The YVR Observation Deck Business Class Cabanas, each offering unique VIP viewing options.

In Celebration of Canada's 150, 3 Canadian songs will be freatured in the competition. The three songs chosen by the public are:  Ahead by a Century by The Tragically Hip, Halleuja by Leonard Cohen, and Summer of '69 by Bryan Adams.

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Honda Celebration of Light 2017