10 am: Performance by the Vancouver Bach Youth Choir and Sarabande
10:10 am: Veterans, military marching units, and bands will be led to Victory Square by the Vancouver Flag Party for the cenotaph ceremony. Shortly afterward, there will be a combined performance by Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services and the Regimental Pipes and Drums of the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada.
11 am: the Last Post will be sounded. Two Minutes of Silence, during which a 21-gun salute by the 15th Field Artillery Regiment will be heard from Portside Park. Lament and Rouse will follow. The Royal Canadian Air Force will conduct a fly-past moments later, weather permitting. The enduring In Flanders Fields will then be sung by the Bach Youth Choir and Sarabande and wreaths will be placed at the Cenotaph.
Where: Victory Square – 200 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Parade: The Remembrance Day parade will begin once the ceremony finishes. Participants will march west along Hastings past the reviewing stand between Homer and Richards, turning right at Richards, east on Cordova, then south on Cambie.
Memorial South Park Cenotaph
Where: Memorial South Park Cenotaph – 41st Avenue and Windsor Street, Vancouver
What: Three unique concerts in honour of Canada’s veterans, celebrating the Renfrew Heights Veterans Housing Project, a musical tribute to the Band of the Legendary 85th Regiment, and music for remembrance and reflection.
Where: Mountain View Cemetery Celebration Hall – 5455 Fraser Street, Vancouver
What: A Service at Sea, which will be conducted from the Commodore’s vessel, equipped with a public address system in order that all ships, the people on the breakwater, and those in the Clubhouse may hear the Service.
Where: Jericho Clubhouse – 3811 Point Grey Road, Vancouver
What: Fort Langley Heritage Garden has prepared a special Remembrance Day tribute, including some very unique artwork by Brookswood artist, Julie Bourne, who crafts beautiful and evocative ceramic poppy sculptures.
Where: Across from the St. Andrews Cemetery – 23105 St. Glover Road
Parade: Begins at 10:45 am on Old Yale Road, turns onto 26B Street, then heads west on Fraser Highway to the Aldergrove Legion.