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YVR Community Chill Out

Join the excitement with YVR this August

Join us for an afternoon filled with live entertainment, exciting games and mouth-watering food, from local community vendors and artists. Don’t forget to pick up your YVR passport at the event to take part in our kid-friendly challenge for a chance to win some YVR prizes.

Children playing with bubbles Children playing on top of the globe at Flight Path Park Performers on stage at YVR Chill Out 2016

Information

Date: Saturday August 19, 2017

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

Location: Larry Berg Flight Path Park, Russ Baker Way, Richmond, BC V7B 1C4

Parking: Free parking available at BCIT Aerospace Campus.

Shuttles: Free shuttle bus pick-up between BCIT Aerospace Campus and Templeton Canada Line station to the event with four times the amount of shuttle busses compared to last year’s event, running regularly to and from Flight Path Park.

For the convenience of our cyclists, The Bike Valet will be onsite with secure bicycle parking.

Entertainment & Activities

Come learn about YVR’s community partners with our YVR Passport Challenge. Simply get your YVR Passport stamped at each of our community partner’s booths to win some awesome YVR swag.

This year’s YVR Chill Out stage will feature live artists including Bobs & Lolo, Derek Pitts, Fionn and David Morin, with DJ Alibaba spinning on the 1’s and 2’s throughout the event. Latincouver will be in attendance at this year’s event with some exhilarating dance performances followed by a dance class. Kick back on our picnic blankets or bean bag chairs and enjoy the show. 

The event will feature fun family activities, including face painters, magicians, bubble artists and photo booths. Don’t forget to swing by the YVR Community tent for a chance to win two free flights to anywhere YVR flies.

Getting here

Canada Line

You can get to the YVR Chill Out via public transit by taking the Canada Line to Templeton Station where a rotation of accessible courtesy shuttles will bring you to Flight Path Park.

Biking

There are bike paths along Russ Baker Way. If you are going northbound, please use caution and cross safely at Inglis Drive, Gilbert Road or Cessna Drive. The Bike Valet will be on site for the event to provide complimentary, secure parking for your bike and helmet.

Driving North (From Richmond)

Head North on Russ Baker Way and turn right into the free parking lot (first right after Gilbert Road).

Driving South (From Vancouver)

Head South on Russ Baker Way and turn left onto Cessna Drive. Turn right and continue straight towards the free parking.

There will be an accessible courtesy shuttle to take you from the BCIT Aerospace Campus parking lot to Flight Path Park.

Map showing directions to Larry Berg Flight Path Park

Feel free to email us at community_relations@yvr.ca with any questions! Also let us know if you can make it on our Facebook page.

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