Live Shows

Canada Showcase

Canada Showcase

Daily at 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 5:00pm & 6:30pm
Festival Park
FREE with admission

Canada Showcase presents a cultural mosaic of dynamic dancers, exhilarating music and special guests, delighting fairgoers of all ages with a showcase of Canadian talent!

Kaleidoscope on Parade   NEW THIS YEAR!

Kaleidoscope on Parade New This Year Daily at 1:00pm, 3:00pm & 6:00pm
Festival Park
FREE with admission

A daily on-site Parade of Canadian, whimsical fun! Kaleidoscope on Parade is sure to delight the whole
family as we celebrate and dive into
a world of imagination, where the
colours of Canada bloom!

Hit the Deck! A Canadian Backyard Party   NEW THIS YEAR!

Hit the Deck! A Canadian Backyard Party

New This Year Daily at 8:00pm
Festival Park
FREE with admission

Start your evening with a nightly show that celebrates iconic Canadian music and the fun spirit of summertime in Canada! Grab your friends and get ready as we crank up the tunes and watch the sun go down. Come join the great Canadian tradition of a backyard summer party with Hit the Deck!

Mermaid Tales – A Musical Journey Under the Ocean!

Mermaid Tales – A Musical Journey Under the Ocean! Daily at 1:30pm, 4:00pm & 6:30pm
BCAA ToonCity Stage
FREE with admission

Take a trip under the ocean and into the magical world of Mermaids! Join the famous Mermettes, the biggest pop sensation under the sea! Come swim with the jellyfish, snorkel through the kelp and join the fun in this Mermaid musical celebration! Filled with delightful characters and music that will have you singing and dancing to their biggest hits!

Let's Pretend with KC Bear!

Let's Pretend with KC Bear! Daily at 12:00pm, 3:00pm & 5:30pm
BCAA ToonCity Stage
FREE with admission

Join KC Bear and his friends for a family holiday adventure as they perform a fun-loving musical stage show. Gather round for make believe where you can pretend to be a fireman, policeman or become a royal princess! Discover a pirate's hidden treasure or blast up to the stars! Let's Pretend with KC Bear!

SuperDogs, Presented by Coke

The President's Choice® SuperDogs Daily at 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 5:00pm
Pacific Coliseum
FREE with admission

The SuperDogs are back with a brand new show celebrating all the fun, energy and excitement of rock and roll as only the SuperDogs can! Watch and laugh as they put together their own canine band called Three Directions, then cheer them on as they jump, weave and even dance to electrifying hits from past and present!

Presented by Global BC, News 1130 and The Province



UNBELIEVABLE: A Magical Experience

New and Only This Year Daily at 7:30pm
Pacific Coliseum
FREE with admission

Or purchase a VIP reserved seat that includes an exclusive backstage magic experience and popcorn for the show.

Reserved Seats available for $20 per person
or $60 for four. Reserve Seats

A world-class magical showcase not to be missed! Watch in amazement and witness grand illusions. Come and be thrilled as we present champions of magic! UNBELIEVABLE magic, comedy and breathtaking illusions - get a front row seat to a magical experience you will simply describe as UNBELIEVABLE!

Featuring internationally renowned illusionists Murray Hatfield and Teresa, Matt Marcy, Scott Pepper, Marty Putz and the First Lady of Magic, Juliana Chen.

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Dueling Pianos

Dueling Pianos Daily at 7:00pm & 9:45pm
Celebration Plaza Beer Garden
FREE with admission

Ladies and gentlemen, back by popular demand, it's Dueling Pianos! Every night, two piano players go head to head and raise the roof with great music. Request your favourite tune, sing-a-long, raise a glass and hit the dance floor - it's a stompin' good time every night at the Plaza Beer Garden!

Presented by 96.9 Jack FM

PNE Pep Band

PNE Pep Band Daily at 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:30pm & 7:30pm
FREE with admission

Gather round… it's the PNE Pep Band! From the baseline of the tuba to the rhythm of the snare, this high-energy ensemble will have you clapping along to classic tunes and current favourites!

Summer Night Concerts

Summer Night Concerts Nightly at 8:30pm
PNE Amphitheatre
FREE with admission*

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 starting at 2pm in the PNE Amphitheatre. Kiss 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.

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