Events & Entertainment

14 Jul 2012 - 01:00 pm

River District Centre - Vancouver

Save the date! On Saturday, July 14 (1-4pm), the River District community will be celebrating its official One Year Anniversary with a Summer Block Party!

Festivities kick-off at 1:00pm with a cupcake-cutting ceremony and welcoming remarks. Enjoy fun activities at booths featuring members and organizations from the community all throughout the afternoon. Check out our blog post for more information about each exhibitor.

– Art-o-mobiles
– Urban Digs Famers Market Booth
– Fit4Two
– South Vancouver Family Place
– BC Hydro Power Smart Team
– Fraser River Discovery Centre
– Killarney Centre Figure Skating Club
– The South Vancouver Seniors Hub
– Collingwood Community Policing Centre
– Wai Young, Member of Parliament for Vancouver South
– Sweet treats by Cakeaters Edible Art
– Face painting
– Balloon animals
– Explore a fire truck from the local fire hall
– Music by Drum Syndicate

…and more!

Enjoy freshly squeezed lemonade, popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream, and Romer’s Burger Bar’s delicious mini burgers.

Enter River District’s Carved Watermelon Contest! Pick out a watermelon fromyour local grocery store and start carving! Once complete, bring your ‘gourd-eous’ creation to the Summer Block Party. The community will vote on their favourite entries and at 3:30pm the winners will be announced.

Grand prize: $150 Metropolis at Metrotown Gift Card

Runner-up: $50 Romer’s Burger Bar Gift Card

Second Runner-up: Admission passes for two to the Vancouver Aquarium

Don’t delay! The first 5 people to sign-up will recieve River District summer swag. Register in advance by emailing or calling 604-431-5594.

Have your say in River District retail! Visit us inside the River District Centre at the Summer Block Party on July 14 to complete our survey.




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