What: FVDED in the Park is returning to Holland Park this summer for the festival’s fourth straight year. This year, Blueprint and Live Nation Canada have signed on Future, Kygo, Kaskade, Ferg, Kehlani, and many more artists over the two-day high energy festival. FVDED in the Park 2018 is expected to draw over 40,000 festival-goers over the two days in Surrey.
What: The free annual festival will take over 10 blocks along Kitsilano’s 4th Avenue between Burrard Street and Macdonald Street. This year features headliners Bif Naked, Frazey Ford, and Slow. As usual, local restaurants, and stores along 4th Avenue will be holding sales and giveaways, as well as providing samples and games on the street for everyone to enjoy. For the first time in the festival’s history, this year’s lineup will feature gender parity.
When: Saturday, July 7, 2018
Time: 11 am to 9 pm
Where: Along 4th Avenue between Burrard Street and MacDonald Street
What: A free, annual outdoor concert held every summer at the Festival Lawn at Deer Lake Park. The concert is a fantastic opportunity to hear an evening of live music performed by some of Vancouver’s most talented musicians.
When: Sunday, July 8, 2018
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Deer Lake Park – 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
What: Enjoy the sounds of Jazz, Cuban, Country and Swing music every Tuesday evening in July and August. Acts include Beautyshop Dolls, Sweetpea Swing Band, Taylor Rae & The Backseat Drivers, and more.
When: Every Tuesday from July 10 to Augst 28, 2018
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Where: Civic Plaza, City Hall – 13450 104 Ave, Surrey