Pacific National Exhibition

  • 2901 Hastings East
  • Vancouver, BC V5K 5J1
  • Phone: 604.253.2311
Playland at the PNE May 7 to September 18 Bring your friends and family out to Playland for a full day of fun! Located on the historic PNE fairgrounds, only 10 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Playland features over 30 rides and attractions including the historic Wooden Roller Coaster, the thrilling swing ride Atmosfear, and Canada’s most extreme pendulum ride, The Beast! Playland also features Kids Playce, a special area filled with soft-play areas and rides for children aged 2 to 10 years. Kids Playce provides the perfect setting for families looking to spend time together in a clean, safe and kid-friendly environment. Playland is open May 7 to September 18. Visit for days and times. The Fair at the PNE August 20 to September 5 (closed Monday, August 22 & 29) This year’s Fair at the PNE is full of new shows, attractions and drool-worthy food options, plus a few returning favourites…SuperDogs anyone? Also returning this year is Craft Beer Fest, a perfect pairing to the 6th annual Vancouver Rib Festival and Dueling Pianos. Plus there are over 35 new nightly concert acts! See this year’s exciting lineup of shows, attractions, food, and rides at Fright Nights at Playland Open select dates October 7 to October 31It’s our favourite time of fear. Fright Nights possesses Playland from October 7th to October 31st and features 7 haunted houses and 15 rides, including Canada’s most extreme pendulum ride, The Beast! Visit for more info.

July 29, 2017

Saturday July 29, 2017 race start at 8:00pm Pacific National Exhibition Grounds, Vancouver The Night Nation Run is the World's first Running Music Festival. A musical voyage filled with live music, lights, lasers, all set to the latest in Electronic Dance Music. Run, walk, skip or dance your way… more

Saturday August 19 - Monday September 4, 2017 11:00am until late (weather premitting) Closed Monday August 21 and Monday August 28 Pacific National Exhibition Grounds, Vancouver Keep the party going! Celebrate the now, celebrate your childhood and celebrate the future where all of BC comes together… more