Come down to Ambleside Park for Community Day on Saturday, June 3, 2017, and enjoy a fun-filled day of festivities for the whole family!
This annual event has activities for all ages including a parade, music & dance stages, food vendors, a kid’s zone and a community day lounge.
This year's theme is We Are All Canadian, so if you're planning on participating in the parade–get creative!
Ride your bike to the event and enjoy free, safe bicycle parking, courtesy of The Bicycle Valet! The bike valet will be at the entrance to Ambleside Park (adjacent to the sailing club).
Register for the Ambleside Mile and the new Summer5k. Visit the link below for details:
Schedule of Events
|9 a.m.||Ambleside Mile|
|9:30 a.m.||Summer 5 k|
|11 a.m.–4 p.m.||Events in park (see details below)|
|12–6 p.m.||Beach Lounge|
Sponsored by West Vancouver Community Centres Society
Sand Sculpting on the Beach
Sponsored by Ambleside-Dundarave Business Improvement Association
Stand Up Paddle Board Rides
Sponsored by North Shore Ski and Board
Classic Car Show
Canada 150 Dance Stage
|11:30 a.m.||Eire Born Irish Dance Co.|
|12 p.m.||Lorita Leung Dance Academy|
|1 p.m.||Zumba presented by West Vancouver Health & Fitness and Zumba Vancouver|
|2 p.m.||Beauty Dance World|
|3 p.m.||AMED Dance Academy|
Ambleside Dance Stage
|11 a.m.||Pro Arte Centre|
|12 p.m.||Vanleena Dance Academy|
|1 p.m.||Anna Wyman School of Dance|
|2 p.m.||North Shore Academy of Dance|
Concert Band Stage special thanks to Doug Macaulay & the WV Youth Band at the Ferry Building Landing
|11:15 a.m.||The West Vancouver Youth Band|
|12 p.m.||The West Vancouver Pops Band|
|12:45 p.m.||Irwin Park Elementary Grade 6 & Grade 7 Bands|
|1:30 p.m.||The West Vancouver Concert Band|
|2:15 p.m.||The Sea to Sky Wind Ensemble|
|1 – 5 p.m.||Canadian-A|
Multicultural Food Vendors
Sponsored by Better Environment Sound Transportation
The parade will begin at 13th Street and Marine Drive and go along Marine Drive to 17th Street and back to the Ambleside Park via Bellevue Avenue.
Road closures in effect for Saturday, June 3:
- Marine Drive from 13th–17th Street from 8:50 a.m.–12 p.m.
- Bellevue Avenue from 13th–17th Street from 8:50 a.m.–12 p.m.
- Ambleside Park - closed to vehicles until 8 p.m.
This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada's 150th, a collaboration between the West Vancouver Community Foundation, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast-to-coast-to-coast.