Year after year Vancouver is listed as one of the most liveable cities in the world and living in downtown gives you easy daily access to all of the best in shopping, eating, and convenience. It is no wonder so many people look for downtown Vancouver Condos for sale.
Vancouver has an incredible variety of shops, restaurants, sports, and activities for its residents to engage in year-round but Summer’s are even better.
Why? Vancouver Summers are incredible because of a wide and diverse schedule of Festivals.
Here are just a few of the many festivals that make Summer living in Vancouver so spectacular:
Greek Summerfest: Boundary Road is the home for the 30th Annual Greek Summerfest, an annual celebration of food, entertainment, and family fun. Don’t miss the famous BBQ lamb or performances by legendary groups like Jim Byrnes Zougla and Urban Myth. As the organizers of the festival say, between July 7 – 17, Live a day the Greek Way!
Vancouver Folk Music Festival: Head to 4th Avenue West just West of Alma Street between July 15-17 and head to Jericho Beach Park to experience what BeatRoute magazine called “A Festival Done Right” Vancouver’s Folk Music Festival. This year’s festival headliner is the New Pornographer’s.
Caribbean Days Festival: Waterfront Park is the setting for a festival brought to you by the Trinidad and Tobago society of British Columbia July 23-24. Caribbean Day’s is a festival of tropical rhythm, cuisine, Carnival, and culture and all of the proceeds will go to provide funding for educational scholarships.
The Honda Celebration Of Light: On three different nights throughout the Summer one of three different nations will try to win the massive fireworks competition known as the Honda Celebration of Light. On July 23rd Royal Fireworks will represent The Netherlands. On July 27th Howard and Sons Pyrotechnics will represent Australia. And on July 30th The Walt Disney Company will represent the United States. The Fireworks can be seen on English Bay and will start at 10 p.m. rain or shine.
The Vancouver Street Dance Festival: A festival celebrating urban music and dance comes to you right in the heart of Vancouver in Robson Square July 30th. The Vancouver Street Dance Festival will feature DJ’s, Dance Battles, Workshops and Music Performances all day long.
There are so many great reasons to live in the heart of the action and look into Downtown Vancouver Condos for Sale.
From the nightlife to amazing views of the ocean, to the amazing food, to the cornucopia of Summer cultural and music festivals, you will never find yourself at a loss for things to do in Downtown Vancouver.