Category Archives: Main Street

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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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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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 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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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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Creative Fun-for-free at Car Free Vancouver Day

Planning for Car Free Vancouver Day 2013 is underway. Whenever we’re looking ahead to upcoming festivals, we often find ourselves reflecting back on the successes, special moments and creativity of past festivals. Car Free Vancouver Day is all about fun-for-free … Continue reading

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Join the Car Free Vancouver Day Festival Planning Teams

The next round of Car Free Vancouver Day festival planning meetings begins this Sunday. If you missed our initial meetings, don’t let this prevent you from getting involved. We look forward to meeting you and working with you. And it’s … Continue reading

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2013 Festival Planning Meetings Begin Sunday, Feb. 24

Mark your calendars! The 2013 Car Free Vancouver Day festival planning meetings begin this Sunday: West End: Sunday, Feb. 24 @ 1:30pm: http://www.carfreevancouver.org/locations/west-end/ Main Street: Sunday, Mar. 3 @ 3:00pm: http://www.carfreevancouver.org/locations/main-street/ Commercial Drive: Tuesday, Mar. 5 @ 7:00pm: http://www.carfreevancouver.org/locations/commercial-drive/ You … Continue reading

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Thank you Vancouver!

We would like to thank all of you for participating in and supporting Car Free Vancouver Day 2012! We thank you for your presence, for bringing merriment to the festivals, and for being so generous with your creativity, time, gifts-in-kind … 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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