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Car Free Vancouver Society AGM

Come join us Wednesday, December 3rd from 6:30 to 8:30pm for the Car Free Vancouver Society Annual General Meeting. If you are thinking about getting involved at the sub-committee or board level or are interested in learning how the Car … Continue reading

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Car Free Day Vancouver is Sunday, June 15th

Sunday, June 15th (Father’s Day) marks the 10th anniversary of Car Free Day Vancouver! Celebrate with your neighbours at one or all of the festival sites: Commercial Drive, Main Street, West End and Kitsilano (Kits block parties take place Saturday, … Continue reading

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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 planning meetings are as follows. Everybody … 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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