New Indigenous artist-created murals and other 2-D artworks are appearing around Vancouver this summer.
Festivals, concerts, outdoor fun, stage performances, parades, fireworks and more — there’s something for everyone.
• Concord Pacific Place, False Creek • July 8 and July 9 • Free Harrison Festival of the Arts Enjoy festival activities set against the magnificent mountains and sandy beaches of Harrison Lake.
This family-friendly event features music from all corners of the globe, as well as visual and literary arts, theatre, a large waterfront art market, workshops and a special day for children. and Louise Burns; plus children’s entertainers; a yoga class; fashions shows, fitness classes; cooking demonstrations; 50 food trucks; games and shopping.
• June 30: 6-11 p.m., July 1-2: 11 a.m.-11 p.m., July 3: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
• Rocky Point Park, Port Moody • Free Crab Park 30th Annual Festival Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Crab Park at Portside becoming an official waterfront park in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.