News and Updates

  • National Day for Truth and Reconciliation +...
    September 9, 2022

    September 9, 2022September 30th marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, honouring the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit people....

  • A new business in the Public Market
    August 12, 2022

    August 11, 2022  Patrick & Lee Murphy are excited to announce the imminent opening of their newest venture - Preservatory Provisions & Toast Bar on Granville Island in the Public Market 20 Years later - going back to where it all star...

  • August Events on Granville Island
    August 9, 2022

    August 9, 2022

  • International Day of the World’s Indigenous...
    August 8, 2022

    August 8, 2022The International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples is observed on August 9th each year to raise awareness and protect the rights of the world's indigenous population....

  • Vancouver Pride on Granville Island
    July 23, 2022

    July 23, 2022Pride Festival Vancouver has a new venue, and it's on Granville Island! The Rainbow Lounge bar and cabaret features artists who are thriving in our local performing scene. This shows includes singing, drag, comedy, piano bar and more!...

  • July Event Calendar Granville Island
    June 28, 2022

    June 28, 2022

  • Canada Day on Granville Island 2022
    June 23, 2022

    June 22, 2022Here’s what’s happening this Canada Day long weekend  False Creek Ferries Canada Day Water Ballet 9:15am - 9:30am Taking place between 8:30 am and 10am, the `dance` will start down in the eastern basin of False Creek, work...

  • Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day with...
    June 21, 2022

    June 21, 2022National Indigenous Peoples Day is an opportunity for all of us living in Canada to learn about Indigenous histories, cultures and traditions. In the country we now call Canada, there are three categories of Indigenous peoples who were the origina...

  • Granville Island Supporting Indigenous Communities
    June 21, 2022

    June 20, 2022Before the land we call Granville Island existed, this space was used by the three Host Nations, the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)....

  • Granville Island Welcomes New Tenant (s) - Honey...
    June 16, 2022

    June 16, 2022Yet again, we've returned more of our parking to public space and, with Hives for Humanity, we are piloting two apiary's for the summer at the Pollinator Garden Parklet in front of 1244 Cartwright Street. Allergy note, bees are live and ...

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