News and Updates

  • Bridges to reopen this summer as Tap & Barrel...
    May 19, 2022

    May 19, 2022There is no restaurant in Vancouver more iconic than Bridges Opened in 1980, the stories Bridges walls could tell… In 2018, Daniel Frankel, a local restaurateur and entrepreneur, purchased the historic Bridges restaurant, and with th...

  • Outdoor Mural Gallery Open
    May 14, 2022

    May 13, 2022Next week, Granville Island invites you to make a little car-free detour when you’re on the “Island”, and visit the Chain and Forge Mural Gallery. Chain and Forge Mural Gallery – A special outdoor art installation open to...

  • National Red Dress Day
    May 3, 2022

    May 2, 2022May 5th is Red Dress Day, a day to commemorate and mourn Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and 2 Spirit individuals....

  • World Book Day on Granville Island
    April 23, 2022

    April 23, 2022Granville Island has two lovely independent book shops (and a new one coming this summer!) as well as a number of shops that carry a selection of books. For World Book Day we reached out to two of our independant book shop owners for their recomme...

  • Earth Day on Granville Island
    April 21, 2022

    April 20, 2022Friday, April 22nd is Earth Day, and one of the biggest mistakes we, as individuals, make when thinking about the environment, and our role in protecting our planet, is to think that any change we make is too small. The biggest changes start ...

  • Easter Weekend on Granville Island
    April 14, 2022

    April 13, 2022Granville Island and the Public Market are open regular hours this Easter weekend, both Good Friday and Monday....

  • Granville Island's Historic Yellow Crane...
    March 29, 2022

    March 29, 2022We are guessing that some of you may be wondering what's happening under all that hoarding (wrap) around Granville Island's historic yellow crane. Don't worry, it's not going anywhere - well maybe by a few feet!...

  • Buskers return to Granville Island
    March 22, 2022

    March 25, 2022After a two year hiatus, our buskers have returned!...

  • Day Vendors return to the Public Market, May 2nd,...
    March 22, 2022

    March 22, 2022The Day Vendor program in the Granville Island Public Market returns May 2nd after a two year hiatus! Granville Island Day Vendors are a diverse array of BC’s finest in craft, art and artisan created foods!...

  • Granville Island After Dark
    March 13, 2022

    March 13, 2022Evenings at Granville Island are enough to turn an early bird into a night owl....

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