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Summer Series kicks off at Canada Place starting July 24 – Zumba ®, Waterfront Cinema and Picnics on the Point

July 12, 2017

Looking for some fun and free activities in Vancouver this summer? Look no further than Canada Place where Zumba®, Waterfront Cinema, and new this year, Picnics on the Point, will be taking place from July 24 to September 1.

Waterfront Cinema presented by Coast Capital Savings

Back by popular demand, Waterfront Cinema will be hosted on the newly refurbished North Point at Canada Place. Guests will come out to the North Point every Thursday evening from July 27 – August 31 this summer to watch a movie under the stars, featuring great Canadian talent. Learn more about Waterfront Cinema schedule of shows.

  • Date: Every Thursday, July 27 – Aug 31
  • Time: Varies between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. based on when it gets dark
  • Location: North Point, Canada Place

This year’s movie line-up includes:

Date Movie Start Time
July 27 La La Land 9:00 p.m.
August 3 Indiana Jones & The Temple of Doom 8:55 p.m.
August 10 Trolls 8:40 p.m.
August 17 Miss Congeniality 8:30 p.m.
August 24 Wayne’s World 8:15 p.m.
August 31 Sound of Music 8:00 p.m.

Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair, then sit back and enjoy the show. Beverages and popcorn will be available for purchase onsite. This is a family-friendly event, no smoking or alcohol is permitted. For full event details and the movie line up, visit www.canadaplace.ca or www.facebook.com/canadaplace.

Waterfront Cinema at Canada Place is presented by Coast Capital Savings and is supported by media partners CTV, 94.5 Virgin Radio, 24 Hours and Vancouver Sun.

Zumba®

Zumba® at Canada Place is a fun, free event hosted on the beautiful North Point of Canada Place. Instructors from Zumba Vancouver will teach classes and provide participants the opportunity to practice Zumba® in one of Vancouver’s most stunning locations. No dance experience or partner is needed for this fun fitness class. Learn more about Zumba® at Canada Place.

  • Date: Every Monday, July 24 – Aug 28 (No class Aug 7 for B.C. Day)
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Location: North Point, Canada Place
  • Zumba® at Canada Place is supported by media partners CTV, 103.5 QMFM, 24 Hours and Vancouver Sun.

Picnics on the Point 

Celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial at Picnics on the Point, a community celebration at one of the most breathtaking spots in Vancouver, Canada Places’ newly revitalized North Point. Bring your picnic and enjoy musical entertainment. Learn more about Picnics on the Point.

  • Date: Every Friday, July 28 – Sept 1
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: North Point, Canada PlacePicnics on the Point at Canada Place is supported by media partners CTV, 24 Hours and Vancouver Sun.

About Canada Place

Canada Place at Port of Vancouver is an internationally-recognized landmark and venue for world-class events and inspirationally Canadian experiences. Owned and operated by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, for the last 30 years Canada Place has served as a hub for national celebrations, including National Aboriginal Day, Saint-Jean Baptiste and Canada Day at Canada Place. Canada Place is also homeport to the Vancouver-Alaska cruises, and houses the port authority offices, Vancouver Convention Centre East, Pan Pacific Hotel, FlyOver Canada, World Trade Centre and WestPark.

Media contact:

Danielle Jang
Media Relations  Advisor
604-340-8617
danielle.jang@portvancouver.com

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