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PNE - Pacific National Exhibition, Vancouver

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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. See PNE - Pacific National Exhibition and all Vancouver has to offer by arranging your trip with our Vancouver itinerary builder.
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  • The only way to do the PNE is all day! Come ealry, bring your own food if you like to save some money. Most importantly plan a schedule for all the different events to see. Every year is slightly diff...  more »
  • Went with the family with kids aged 4-16. They all have their sort of fun, except the opening season and hours I think are way too short and it makes the crowd bigger and in result of long waits. Howe...  more »
  • I always look forward to spending at least one full day at the PNE every summer. There is a wide variety of attractions within the park to appeal to everyone...animals, shows, games, rides and of cour...  more »