Get Involved

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Car Free Vancouver Society! There are many ways to get involved in the 2016 festivals:


If you would like to volunteer as a Core Festival Organizer or Day-of Volunteer for Car Free Vancouver Day, follow the link and sign up as a volunteer for your preferred festival site and to find out the details about upcoming planning meetings:

Core Festival Organizer Day-of Volunteer

The planning meetings are open and fun — just bring your great ideas! No experience is required. The Car Free Vancouver Society also has committees that are active year-round. If you would like to learn more about these volunteer opportunities, please contact

Bring a Festival or Block Party to Your Neighbourhood

If you want to see a Car Free Vancouver Day in your neighbourhood, please email us at If you want to host a block party (you don’t need to wait until Car Free Vancouver Day to do this), check out some of the resources available on the Kitsilano block parties web page.

Businesses, Non-profits, Artisans, etc.

Are you a local business or artisan interested in selling your wares at one of the festivals, or a local non-profit interested in educating attendees about your message? Please complete one festival site application form and a site organizer will get in touch with you:

Commercial Drive Main Street West End


Interested in contributing to the atmosphere on the street through musical, spoken word, dance, or other performance? We welcome performers of all kinds! Please note that we are a volunteer festival, meaning that all organizers and most performers donate their time and energy for fun and the love of their community. Please understand if we can’t find a spot for you! We will do our best however to connect you with an appropriate stage manager or arts group.

Commercial Drive Main Street West End Kitsilano