The LEVEL Lowdown: The Fair at the PNE

August 30, 2017

Get ready to eat and drink to your heart’s content while you take in some of the summer’s best entertainment. The Fair at the PNE is back from August 19 to September 4, with plenty of new and exciting attractions. From live shows and concerts to adventurous cuisine and thrilling rides, The PNE is a summer staple in Vancouver, and it’s just a short ride away from LEVEL!


Summer Night Concerts



Put your dancing shoes on and head to the PNE Amphitheatre for a live performance at the end of each night. The Canadian band Mother Mother kicked off the series on August 4th, while the iHeart Radio Beach Ball will bring the festival to a close on the 3rd and 4th. This year’s lineup will feature some of music’s top talent, with acts like country star Billy Currington and American rock band Chicago. Concerts are free with admission, but if you want to be safe, reserve your seats for $20.


Live Shows



One of the highlights of The Fair each year is the variety of live shows that take the stage. This year, get ready to witness breathtaking illusions at Unbelievable: A Magical Experience. Watch everyone’s favourite Super Dogs, while they celebrate Canada 150 with an all Canadian cast and music. From patriotic parades and dancing to dueling pianos and evening light shows, we promise the shows will keep you entertained.


Craft Beer Fest



Quench your thirst at the Craft Beer Fest, happening every day of The Fair from 2 until 8. Featuring over 30 craft breweries and local wineries, come get a taste of what’s brewing in Vancouver. If you’re a brunch lover, save your visit for a Sunday morning to experience “Beer-Unch.” This long table meal will include a four course brunch paired with four of BC’s best craft beers, to have you heading into the PNE feeling fuelled.


Food Fair



Poutine on a hot dog? A burger made of crickets? The PNE is notorious for its outrageous and interesting food combinations. This year, 41 new foods are being added to the menu. But don’t worry, there are plenty of options to keep you within your comfort zone as well. The Fair has almost any kind of food you can imagine, from pizza and burgers to tasty drinks and desserts. We guarantee you won’t be leaving hungry!

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