The Honda Celebration of Light is arriving this weekend, and along with the fireworks spectacular comes major road closures. Certain roads are blocked from 7:30 p.m. until after crowds have dispersed, which usually happens around 11 p.m. Access roads into Kits Point are closed at around 6 p.m.
Only residents will be permitted to drive in blocked areas and must show valid parking permits or other proof of their address. Towing will be heavily enforced and there will be police surrounding the blocked areas.
Here’s a list of all the roads that will be blocked:
Davie Street from Denman Street to Thurlow Street
Denman Street from Beach Avenue to Alberni Street
Robson Street from Guilford Street to Thurlow Street
Nelson Street from Guilford to Thurlow
Beach Avenue from Guilford to Thurlow
Bidwell Street from Beach Avenue to Alberni Street
Cardero Street from Beach to Alberni
Nicola Street from Beach to Alberni
Broughton Street from Beach to Alberni
Jervis Street from Beach to Alberni
Bute Street from Beach to Alberni
Thurlow Street from Beach to Alberni
All roads between Arbutus Street to Chestnut Street near Vanier Park
Celebration of Light 2015
Saturday, July 25: China by Team Lidu
Wednesday, July 29: Brazil by Group Vision Show
Saturday, August 1: Canada by Archangel Fireworks
All shows begin at 10 p.m. and end at 10:25 p.m – rain or shine.
Below is a map of all the roads that will be closed:
Screenshot/Honda Celebration of Light
DH Vancouver Staff
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