BC Place is a multi-purpose stadium located at the north side of False Creek, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is owned and operated by the BC Pavilion Corporation (PavCo), a crown corporation of the province. It is currently the home of the BC Lions of the Canadian Football…
Labelled as Western Canada’s premier venue for live events, BC Place is a glowing piece of the city’s skyline. It has a retractable roof, which is the largest of its kind in the world. It hosts concerts, as well as Vancouver Whitecaps and BC Lions games. It’s also home to BC Sports Hall of Fame.
BC Place is the largest sports, exhibition and entertainment venue of its kind in British Columbia, hosting the province’s most notable events including the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. An all-new BC Place reopened in September 2011 after completing a…
“Rogers Arena is an indoor sports arena located at 800 Griffiths Way in the downtown area of Vancouver, British Columbia. Opened in 1995, the arena was known as General Motors Place (GM Place) from its opening until July 6, 2010, when General Motors Canada ended its naming rights sponsorship and a new agreement for those rights was reached with Rogers Communications. Rogers Arena was built to replace Pacific Coliseum as Vancouver's primary indoor sports facility and in part due to the National Basketball Association's 1995 expansion into Canada, when Vancouver and Toronto were given expansion teams.”
“Science World and False Creek. A great place to go if it rainy and kids enjoy. Science World is an interactive and very popular place to visit for all ages. The area is also close to the Olympic Village which was one of the places that was built to host athletes in the 2010 Olympics. Great walks, food and great for scenery photos.”
“From Cardero’s continue on towards Stanley Park. If the weather is nice, renting bikes from the intersection of Georgia and Denman and take the Seawall around Stanley Park. It is about 6 miles or 10km. You can rent electric bikes to make the distance easy to cover. You can also drive around Stanly Park. Head west in the right lane as you go west on Georgia Street. Take the Stanley Park Exit. You can drive through the park. There are plenty of stops and opportunities to take in the scenic views. The Stanley park Aquarium is a must see attraction if you have time.”
“If you have a Costco Card and a hankering for a tub of peanut butter, you're in luck! I live walking distance to downtown Vancouver's Costco!”
“Located on the downtown waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the Vancouver Convention Centre’s two connected buildings feature 466,500 ft2 (43,340 m2) of flexible meeting, exhibition, ballroom and plenary space. As the world’s only LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum certified convention centre, the facility is committed to environmental sustainability as well as unparalleled service, technology offerings and culinary excellence. Recognized globally in the industry, the Centre is the only two-time winner of the International Association of Congress Centres’ (AIPC) APEX award for “World’s Best Convention Centre”, and the recipient of the AIPC 2011Innovation Award and International Association of Venue Managers’ 2011 Venue Excellence Award.”