Category Archives: Block Parties

Car Free Day 2015! West End Now on Saturday!

This year marks the 11th anniversary of Car Free Day in Vancouver and we’ve got tonnes of family friendly, community fun in store! Car Free Day celebrates the vibrancy of Vancouver’s diverse neighbourhoods by organizing a multi-site annual arts and … Continue reading

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Next Car Free Day Organizer Meetings

Come join us for our Car Free Day organizer meetings! Car Free Day is entirely volunteer run and we are always looking for people to help out. Feel free to drop in at one of our meetings or sign up … 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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Car Free Vancouver Society April 2013 Newsletter

Our April 2013 Car Free Vancouver Society newsletter with the latest information about Car Free Vancouver Day planning is now available online. This month’s newsletter highlights include: How to submit a Car Free Vancouver Day participation form and get in … Continue reading

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Car Free Kitsilano Volunteer Meeting Announcement

Kitsilano does something different for Car Free Vancouver Day: Instead of closing off a major street, people throughout Kits host block parties with their neighbours! This year, the block parties will take place on Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June … Continue reading

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Car Free Vancouver Day is Sunday, June 17th!

Vancouver’s funnest, biggest and most pedestrian-friendly party is this weekend! Car free street festivals on Commercial Drive, Main Street and in the West End (Denman Street) take place Sunday, June 17th/Father’s Day. Kitsilano will be hosting several neighbourhood block parties … Continue reading

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Car Free Vancouver Day is one week away!

Yahoo!!! Only one week until Vancouver’s funnest, biggest and most pedestrian-friendly party kicks off! Kitsilano block parties will happen on Saturday, June 16th & Sunday, June 17th. Car free street festivals on Commercial Drive, Main Street and in the West … Continue reading

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Car Free Vancouver Day is two weeks away!

Car Free Vancouver Day is nearly here! Kitsilano block parties will happen on Saturday, June 16th & Sunday, June 17th. Car free street festivals on Commercial Drive, Main Street and in the West End (Denman Street) take place Sunday, June … Continue reading

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North Van joins the party – 250,000 Expected to play in the streets on Car-Free Vancouver Day

WHAT: Car-Free Vancouver Day WHEN: Sunday June 20 (Father’s Day), noon to whenever WHERE: Kitsilano, Commercial Drive, West End, Main Street and now, NORTH VAN! WHY: To reclaim our streets for people Car-Free Vancouver Day is a grassroots, citizen-led, 100% … Continue reading

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Callout for Organizers

Hello to all Car-Free superstars! Car Free Vancouver Day 2010 will once again envelop our town in forward-looking fun, on Sunday June 20th – Father’s Day. Now is your chance to get involved, get creative, meet some awesome folks, and … Continue reading

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