We gratefully acknowledge that the Vancouver Maritime Museum and this event will take place on the unceded homelands of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Peoples.

Order of Events

10:00 am

Museum open to the public, admission by donation 

11:00 am-11:45 am 

Indigenous Welcome Ceremony

Food truck service

  • Flying Fish & Chipper
  • Moms Grilled Cheese
  • Slavic Rolls
  • Bicycle Bearista 

11:45 am

Cake Serving
Music Performance: Henry Hudson Elementary Children’s Choir 

12:00 pm-12:45 pm

Music Performance: Tiller's Folly

12:55 pm-1:30 pm

Children's Ventriloquist: Kellie Haines

1:40 pm-2:25 pm

Music Performance: Red Fox Drummers

2:35 pm-3:20 pm

Music Performance: Tiller's Folly

3:30 pm-4:05 pm

Children's Ventriloquist: Kellie Haines

4:10 pm


5:00 pm

Museum closes to the public 


6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Beer garden opens on Museum terrace.

  • Evening food trucks arrive
  • Tacofino
  • Chickpea 

6:30 pm-7:00 pm

First Nations Blessing & Territorial Acknowledgment

MC Introduction

Executive Director's Welcome  

7:00 pm-7:45 pm

Music Performance: TBA

7:45 pm-8:00 pm
Intermission/MC address  

8:00 pm-8:45 pm

Music Performance: Hey Ocean!

9:00 pm

Celebration Closes