Kitsilano 4th Avenue Business Association

  • 202 - 1857 West 4th Ave
  • Vancouver, BC V6J 1M4
  • Phone: 604.263.6443

Shop the 250 unique businesses on Kitsilano’s West 4th Avenue for the city’s best selection of fabulous fashion, one-of-a-kind specialty, lifestyle and outdoor stores, incredible dining, plus all the great services!

Since 1923, Kitsilano's West 4th Avenue has been Vancouver, British Columbia’s preferred destination for shopping and services on the city's West Side. 

And since 2001, the Kitsilano 4th Avenue Business Improvement Association has been responsible for marketing, promoting, beautifying and advancing a thriving, sustainable business district for its residents, guests, its 240+ business members and more than 150 commercial property owners. 

Our Association is responsible for the annual 10-block KHATSAHLANO! Music + Art Festival - Vancouver's biggest FREE music and arts festival.

Voted as “Vancouver's Best Neighbourhood” more than five years-running by the readers of the Georgia Straight, as well as “Neighbourhood That Best Represents Vancouver” in the WE West Ender Newspaper, and “Best Shopping Neighbourhood” by the Vancouver Courier, Kitsilano's not-for-profit West 4th BIA represents 8 blocks of the area's finest collection of unique fashion stores and award-winning restaurants, the largest selection of outdoor and active lifestyle retailers in the city, luxurious day spas and salons, plus leading-edge shops for home decor, baby & family - east to Fir Street and west to Balsam Street.

We offer our guests and our members the authentic Kitsilano lifestyle layered in a world-famous outdoor shopping experience that is Genuinely Vancouver.

July 6, 2019

The West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Street Party is Vancouver’s largest free Music + Arts Festival! Created with love in 2011 by the members of the Kitsilano West 4th Avenue Business Association, Khatsahlano, features multiple stages showcasing more than 50 of Vancouver’s top musical performers as well as the eclectic work of local artisans and street performers. This 10-block street fair, spanning from Burrard to MacDonald Street also features a wide variety of food options, bustling patios, giveaways, special activities… more