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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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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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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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Car Free Vancouver Day Facebook Cover Photo and Profile Picture Contest

Show us what Car Free Vancouver Day means to you! Based on the success of LA’s CicLAvia Facebook cover series, Car Free Vancouver Day 2013 is launching a contest to gather your images for our own get-the-word-out campaign. Send us … Continue reading

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