The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) and The Whitecaps FC have announced that fans who attend the August 27th match between the Whitecaps FC & the Houston Dynamo will receive free admission to the PNE for that day. Kick-Off for the game is at 4:00PM but your ticket will grant you admission to the PNE before and after the game. All you need to do is show your game day ticket for the match on Saturday and you will get into the PNE.
“In celebration of Empire Field and its proximity to the PNE Fair grounds, we are delighted to offer our fans the opportunity to take in the activities and festivities of the Fair, for free, on August 27,” said Paul Barber, Whitecaps FC chief executive officer. “Fans will have the opportunity to take in our second to last match at Empire Field as well as visit the Fair at the PNE before and after the match, to make a full day of fun for the entire family.”
Founded in 1910, the PNE is a 114-acre facility that offers a wide variety of events and activities for the entire family. Those of you who have been Playland this summer will enjoy an addition of dozens more rides, more food vendors, concerts, a beer garden, a petting zoo and larger crowds. Admission for adults is $20 for the day.
The gates at Empire field open a 3:00PM while the gates to the PNE open at 11:00AM. For more info on this years PNE head over to their WEBSITE.