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Next Car Free Day Organizer Meetings 2014

Car Free Day 2014 is fast approaching! This year’s festival will be held on Sunday, June 15th. Car Free Day is entirely volunteer organized and run and we would love it if you could join the fun! The next core organizer planning meetings are as … Continue reading

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Drive Fest Consultations and Survey

What do you think Car Free Day Commercial Drive 2014 should look like? We want to hear from you! Drive Fest organizers are hosting in-person community consultations and a short online survey to get your feedback. Car Free Day Commercial … Continue reading

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A New Year Message From the Main Street Crew

Have a peaceful, self-propelled and convivial New Year from your friends and neighbours at Car Free Vancouver!  We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all your community building work over the years. For those in a … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to the Car Free Vancouver Society AGM – Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013

The Car Free Vancouver Society’s (CFVS) annual general meeting will be held on Sunday, November 17th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Community Centre (1 Kingsway) in the Multipurpose 2 Room. Please join us if you want to bring … Continue reading

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Celebrate Car Free Day in Vancouver on Sunday, June 16th

What: Car Free Day! When: Sunday, June 16th (Father’s Day) Where: Main Street, Broadway to 30th, noon-7:00 p.m. Commercial Drive, Venables to North Grandview Hwy/Central Valley Greenway Bike Lane, noon-7:00 p.m. Denman Street, Davie to Robson, noon-6:00 p.m. Kitsilano block … Continue reading

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What is Car Free Day?

Joey Moore, Car Free Vancouver Society Board member, wrote a guest editorial today for Vancouver is Awesome in response to the question, “What the heck’s up with Car Free Day?” He states: For me, nothing explains what Car Free Day … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Car Free Day Photo Contest Winner!

Erika Rathje is the Car Free Day photo contest winner. We thank Erika for sharing her photos to promote this year’s Car Free Day festivals. Here are her winning entries: Car Free Vancouver Society Board member Tanya Otero also contributed … Continue reading

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Car Free Day Volunteer Orientation Sessions

The dates are set for the 2013 volunteer orientation sessions for the major Car Free Day festival sites! Please plan to attend one of the orientation sessions for the location(s) where you want to volunteer: West End Sunday, June 2nd, … Continue reading

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Volunteer on Car Free Day!

We need your help. All of the Car Free Day festivals in Vancouver are 100% volunteer organized and run, and we hope you’ll sign up to volunteer with your friends, family and  neighbours. We also encourage you to sign up … Continue reading

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Car Free Vancouver Society May 2013 Newsletter

Our May newsletter is now available online. This month we’re revealing some fantastic festival highlights including roller disco and derby, community-supported stages featuring dozens of bands, kids’ yoga, a pet parade at “Bark”lay & Denman, and more! The newsletter also … Continue reading

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