Ten years ago, Canadians welcomed the world with glowing hearts and filled venues and streets with red and white to celebrate the Olympic and Paralympic spirit. Vancouver 2010 touched
Ten years ago, Canadians welcomed the world with glowing hearts and filled venues and streets with red and white to celebrate the Olympic and Paralympic spirit. Vancouver 2010 touched lives, inspired communities, put a spotlight on the Canadian spirit, and in the face of impossible odds and compelling adversity, showed the world what it means to be truly Canadian.
On February 22, 2020 we will celebrate the 10-Year Anniversary of the Games with a can’t miss Fan Festival and Gala Dinner.
Come out to Jack Poole Plaza on February 22nd for the Vancouver 2010 Celebration Festival, open to all ages from 11AM-6PM. We hope you will join us in celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games!
The day will be filled with activities including Olympic and Paralympic Athlete meet & greets, sport demonstrations, main stage programming, face painting, and much more! Join us at 5:30pm, as we reignite the spirit of the games, through a ceremonial cauldron lighting and live musical performance.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q – Where is the Vancouver 2010 Celebration Festival taking place?
A – The festival will be taking place at Jack Poole Plaza – 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5.
Q – What are the festival hours of operation?
A – The festival will run from 11:00am – 6:00pm (PT).
Q – Is there an admission fee to the festival?
A – No, this is a free event!
Q – Will there be food & beverage available on-site?
A – Yes, food will be available for purchase through a variety of food trucks.
Q – Do the festival vendors accept cash?
A – Unfortunately, our vendors only accept credit or debit. Visa payment is preferred.
Q – Is there parking available?
A – Yes, please click here for more information on paid parking lots near Jack Poole Plaza.
Q – What types of activities will be available when visiting the Vancouver 2010 Celebration Festival?
A – The day will be filled with highlight videos from the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic games, sport demonstrations, athlete meet & greets, main stage programming, live performances, face painters and much more!
Q – Is the Vancouver 2010 Celebration Festival an indoor or outdoor event?
A – The Vancouver 2010 Celebration Festival will take place outdoors at Jack Poole Plaza.
Museum of Vancouver: Remembering Vancouver 2010
Quatchi will be on display in the MOV studio and available for selfies.
Sport your 2010 Olympic Red Mittens, official merchandise, or your 2010 Olympic pin and receive 2 for 1 admission to MOV and all feature exhibitions.
Dates: February 12 – March 21, 2020
The event is free. Info at olympic.ca/vancouver-2010-10th-anniversary-celebration.
(Saturday) 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Jack Poole Plaza
1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5