Concerts and Events

Event Listings


Flume in Vancouver Blueprint / Live Nation Present
FLUME
WITH ALUNAGEORGE, MURA MASA & KARI FAUX


AUGUST 7, 2016
PNE AMPHITHEATRE
Gates: 4 pm
Show: 5 pm

SOLD OUT!


Summer Night Concert at the Fair at the PNE Vancouver SUMMER NIGHT CONCERTS AT THE FAIR AT THE PNE

AUGUST 20–SEPTEMBER 5, 2016
PNE AMPHITHEATRE
Nightly at 8:30, with the exception of KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM on August 20, which is a ticketed event.*

FREE with admission*, but superfans can purchase reserved seats.

RESERVED SEAT TICKETS NOW ON SALE

TicketLeader for Vancouver Events

Charge by Phone 604-252-3700. Tickets also available at the Pacific Coliseum Box Office.

Every night at 8:30pm, the PNE Amphitheatre will present a summer full of the best music! Don't miss the sounds of Canada's-own, Juno-award winning The Sheepdogs! Spend an evening with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, Olivia Newton-John or take in the sounds of Steve Miller Band. Don't miss FOREIGNER and Canada's-own Simple Plan and A Tribe Called Red; plus, be sure to take in the music of multi-talented Chris Isaak! For the best in hard rock, MONSTER TRUCK will take to the stage; then, take in R&B icons DRU HILL with SISQO, NOKIO, JAZZ & TAO. Plus, get ready for Canada's dynamic new country artist, Tim Hicks! Sing along with Alan Doyle & The Beautiful Gypsies then dance the night away to the sounds of Culture Club! And you won't want to miss The Monkees - Good Times: The 50th Anniversary Tour! Don't miss out, get your tickets now for a summer of great music every night at the Fair at the PNE!

*KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM is a ticketed event happening on Saturday, August 20 from 2-10pm in the PNE Amphitheatre. KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM concert-goers must purchase Fair Gate admission in addition to concert tickets to gain entrance to the PNE Amphitheatre. The concert will not be free with Fair Gate admission.


KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM Summer Night Concert at the Fair at the PNE Vancouver KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM
FEATURING HEDLEY

AUGUST 20, 2016
PNE AMPHITHEATRE
2 pm – 10 pm

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

TicketLeader for Vancouver Events

Charge by Phone 604-252-3700. Tickets also available at the Pacific Coliseum Box Office.

KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM is a one-day pop music celebration, headlined by Hedley and featuring Trevor Guthrie. This year, for the first time ever, KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM is coming to Vancouver. More artists to be revealed in the coming weeks. Keep listening to KiSS RADiO 104.9.

*KiSS RADiO WHAM BAM concert-goers must purchase Fair Gate admission in addition to concert tickets to gain entrance to the PNE Amphitheatre. The concert will not be free with Fair Gate admission.


Life in Color Kingdom in Vancouver Blueprint / Live Nation Present
LIFE IN COLOR
KINGDOM

Featuring Knife Party, NGHTMRE, Tigerlily, Dr. Fresch, Giuliano Rascan

SEPTEMBER 10, 2016
PNE AMPHITHEATRE
Doors: 4 pm

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

TicketLeader for Vancouver Events

Charge by Phone 604-252-3700. Tickets also available at the Pacific Coliseum Box Office.





ScHoolboy Q in Vancouver Timbre Concerts Presents
ScHoolboy Q
WITH Guest Joey Badass


OCTOBER 22, 2016
PNE FORUM
Doors: 7 pm

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

TicketLeader for Vancouver Events

Charge by Phone 604-252-3700. Tickets also available at the Pacific Coliseum Box Office.


M83 in Vancouver Timbre Concerts Presents
M83
WITH GUESTS TENNYSON

OCTOBER 24, 2016
PNE FORUM
Doors: 7 pm

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

TicketLeader for Vancouver Events

Charge by Phone 604-252-3700. Tickets also available at the Pacific Coliseum Box Office.

Electronic pop musician Anthony Gonzalez, on tour to support his latest release "Junk".


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PNE Amphitheatre


Beach Boys at The Fair In VancouverThe PNE Amphitheatre is an outdoor seating venue located on the PNE grounds, north of Playland Amusement Park [ MAP ]. It offers spectacular views of the North Shore mountains. The PNE Amphitheatre accommodates approximately 7,000 guests with capacity for 4,500 in permanent bench-style seating and 2,500 in floor seating (standing only). Some events have a reserved "VIP" section offering additional seating. All areas offer general admission-style seating with no specific seat assignments. Seating is not covered, with the exception of the VIP sections, if applicable.

Specifications:
 
Seated capacity 4,500 (bench-style general admission seats)

Additional Floor Seating

2,500 (standing only)

Washrooms

Two permanent buildings plus additional temporary washroom trailers

Bank Machines

There will be ATMs on-site

Parking

There are 3,000 parking stalls located on the PNE grounds, 50 of which are reserved for disabled guests. The parking lot closest to the PNE Amphitheatre is through Gate 9 off Bridgeway Street.

Transit

There are several bus stops located along Hastings, McGill and Renfrew streets. Visit translink.ca for detailed schedule information.

Venue Information


Carly Rae Jepsen in VancouverAnimals
No pets are allowed with the exception of permitted Companion and Seeing Eye dogs (must be kept on leash at all times).

Bank Machines
There are multiple bank machines located at the venue.

First Aid
First-aid services are available during all events from staff specially trained in emergency first-aid procedures.

Guests with Disabilities

There is a designated drop-off and pick-up zone for guests with disabilities located through Gate 9. We provide over 50 on-site parking spaces for the disabled located in Lot 9. Wheelchair and Attendant seats are located in a designated area within the Amphitheatre. If you have any questions regarding the accessibility of the facility or you need special arrangements, please call 604-252-3588.

Lost & Found
If you have lost a personal item while attending an event at the PNE please call the PNE's Lost and Found hotline at 604-251-7717 or email lostandfound@pne.ca. Be sure to leave your full name, contact number, the date and event you lost your item and a full description of the item. Every attempt will be made to locate the lost item and you will be contacted only if the item is found. The PNE does not reimburse patrons for lost or stolen items. Note: All lost & found or checked items will be destroyed or donated if unclaimed after 30 days.

Ticket Information
Tickets can be purchased through www.ticketleader.ca as of March 9, 2012. The Ticket Leader box office is located by the main entrance of the PNE Amphitheatre and is open two hours prior to most events.

Children
For most events, children under the age of two are not required to have a ticket. However, should you wish for your child to have their own seat, a ticket is required. Shows intended for a younger audience (i.e., Disney on Ice) require that children who have celebrated their first birthday have a ticket. Please check each event individually for age requirements if you are uncertain.

Food & Beverage
The PNE provides an assortment of food and beverage services for guests attending Amphitheatre events. All food and beverage locations accept cash, debit and credit.

Washrooms
There are two permanent washrooms accompanied by temporary washroom trailers located at the venue. Each permanent washroom offers wheelchair accessible stalls. There are baby change areas in each washroom.

Parking
The PNE has over 3,000 on-site parking spaces. Prices vary depending on the event. There are at least 50 on-site disabled parking spaces. Disabled guests should enter the PNE through Gate 9.

The National Frightened Rabbit in VancouverVenue Rentals

Contact the PNE Sales Department at 604-251-7787 for venue rental information.

Doors Open

The doors open one hour prior to the start of the event.

Transit Information

The PNE site is easily accessible by public transportation. For detailed information on transit schedules and fares visit www.translink.ca.

The Pacific National Exhibition Code of Conduct

The Pacific National Exhibition would like to create an enjoyable and safe experience for all attending our events. We want all those attending our events to enjoy the experience in a responsible fashion. Guests who demonstrate inappropriate and disruptive behavior, including the following, are subject to being removed from the premises:

  • Excessive consumption of alcohol
  • Alcoholic beverages brought onto PNE property. Any attempt to bring alcohol into the amphitheatre will be considered a violation of the Code of Conduct and will result in the Guest being ejected
  • Obscene, offensive or abusive language or actions
  • Fighting, taunting, or threatening remarks or gestures
  • Dangerous, abusive, profane or illegal behavior
  • Unruly or inconsiderate behavior
  • Indecent exposure or undressing
  • Wearing obscene or indecent clothing
  • Interfering with security procedures
  • Interfering with the event or throwing any object onto the stage
  • Sitting in a location other than the guest's ticketed area
  • Video taping/audio recording of show
  • Selling tickets or other merchandise on PNE property
  • Handing out goods or literature not pre-approved by the Pacific National Exhibition
  • Any other conduct that is beyond the bounds of reasonable behavior for spectators attending an event

Each guest should hold his or her ticket stub and be ready to display it to officials to verify their seating area location.

Amphitheatre in VancouverPat Down Policy

In order to provide a safe environment, you and your belongings may be searched upon entry into the Amphitheatre. By tendering the ticket and entering the Amphitheatre, you consent to such searches. If you elect not to consent to the searches, you will be denied entry into the Amphitheatre. Also, the premises are monitored by video camera, please be aware that your movements may be recorded.

No Smoking Policy

In accordance with the Vancouver Park Board Smoking Regulation By-Law, PNE Amphitheatre is a no smoking facility. As such, guests are not permitted to smoke once inside the gates of the Amphitheatre grounds. Please note – there are no in and out privileges.

Prohibited Items
  • Coolers
  • Lawn Chairs
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Anything that could be used as a weapon or as a projectile
  • Bottles, cups, jugs or cans of any kind
  • Fireworks, flares, or other pyrotechnics
  • Alcoholic beverages of any kind, narcotics or other illegal stimulants
  • Any sort of animals other than permitted guide dogs for the visually impaired
  • Any promotional or commercial materials not pre-approved by PNE management
  • Spray cans, corrosive, flammable substances, dyes or receptacles containing substances which are harmful to health or are highly flammable
  • Mechanically-operated instruments which produce an excessive volume of noise such as megaphones, air or gas-powered horns
  • Laser pointers
  • Cameras, video cameras or other sound or video recording equipment
  • Computers or other devices used for the purposes of transmitting or disseminating sound, pictures, descriptions or results of the events via the internet or other forms of media
  • Other objects which could compromise public safety and/or harm the reputation of the Event

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