World Maritime Day at the Port of Vancouver

September 15, 2022

About World Maritime Day

World Maritime Day was established by the International Maritime Organization, with celebrations held internationally to recognize the importance of shipping safety, maritime security, and the marine environment. The theme for this year is “New technologies for greener shipping.

Live event

This year we will be hosting a live event on the North Point of Canada Place, with exhibitors along the west promenade. Join us for live music and other performances, and fun activities that celebrate life in a port city.

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time: 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Location: North Point and west promenade of Canada Place

Performance schedule



12:00 p.m. Indigenous welcome and performance
12:30 p.m. Early Spirit
1:30 p.m. Dawn Pemberton
2:15 p.m. Boat parade and on-water demonstration
2:35 p.m. Zynth & Co. dance party
3:15 p.m. Nikita Afonso
4:15 p.m. The Fugitives