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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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Cover Photo and Profile Picture Contest Deadline Extended!

Show us what Car Free Day in Vancouver means to you! Based on the success of LA’s CicLAvia Facebook cover series, we’re launching a contest to gather your images for our own get-the-word-out campaign. Vancouver photographers, artists, kids, creative types: … Continue reading

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2011 Car-Free Vancouver Day

Car Free Vancouver Day 2011 will once again envelop our town in forward-looking fun, onSunday June 19th – Father’s Day.

Now is your chance to get involved, get creative, meet some awesome folks, and help co-create the city of your dreams. If you love Car Free Day, please consider stepping up to take a creative leadership role in this amazing event. Continue reading

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