Earth Day Celebration - Commercial Drive Parade and Festival

Saturday, April 20, 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Commercial Drive, Vancouver

Come take to the streets as part of this vibrant and youth-driven celebration of climate action! Join Youth 4 Climate Justice Now and the Wilderness Committee for this family-friendly parade and festival with music, entertainment, special guests, creative art and much more!

Saturday April 20, 2019

Parade begins at Commercial and Broadway
1:00 pm
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Festival continues at Grandview Park 
2:00 to 3:00 pm
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The Parade will begin at Grandview Hwy and Commercial Drive and will be marching up Commercial to Grandview Park to the festival.  Be creative! We encourage signs, posters, banners, and costumes to join us at the parade.  Everyone is welcome - bring your family, friends, and co-workers out to celebrate this marvelous event!

9th Annual Earth Day Parade

Special Guest Speakers

  • Chas Desjarlais, Angelica Poversky, Sustainabiliteens
And Musical Guests
  • Carnival Band and Boom Daddy
Food Trucks!
  • Organic Villa, Flying Fish'N Chipper
This event is being held on unceded Coast Salish Territory of the Xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.
Youth For Climate Justice Now is a group of Vancouver youth who organize events such as the Vancouver Earth Day Parade, and the annual Climate Change Conference held at Windermere Secondary
Photo credit: Michael Wheatley