PNE - Pacific National Exhibition, Vancouver

Since 1910, the playgrounds of PNE - Pacific National Exhibition have served as a public exhibition and host to many a fair and expo. Opened by Prime Minister Wilfrid Laurier, the grounds are best known for hosting a two week-long fairs every summer, complete with food kiosks, shops, performances, rides, and fireworks. During World War II, the exhibition was used a military training ground as well a prison for Japanese Canadians; a section of the park pays tribute to this darker chapter in Canadian history. In the off-season, the park hosts many concerts and welcomes guests eager to visit the permanent amusement park. Make PNE - Pacific National Exhibition a part of your Vancouver vacation plans using our Vancouver road trip app .
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  • October 3, 2017
    This busy port mixes the industry of arriving container ship with large cruise liners and the nicest / largest warf and picnic grounds I've ever seen. I rented a bike for under $20 bucks for the after...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    My 12-yr-old daughter and I went to PNE while in Vanc for family wedding. We live in ONT and knew we would miss the CNE this yr, so PNE was the perfect fix! It felt bigger and better than the CNE. Lov...  more »
  • September 28, 2017
    If you are in Vancouver at this time then don't miss the PNE. Every year the most innovative and fun with attractions and many other Casino games. Not to be missed!
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