A Taste of the PNE

Canada Day Edition!

Be a part of our country’s only Canada Day Parade!

Join us in wearing red & white and waving maple leaf flags, as *A Taste of the PNE* returns for this patriotic celebration. Decorate your car for a “reverse parade”  where you get to drive through the Pacific Coliseum and PNE Grounds experiencing live entertainment including a Logger Sports show and other Canadiana-themed performers. Then, stop at food trucks to pick up some favourite Fair food including: corn dogs, hot dogs, poutine, cotton candy, and lemonade.

$10 admission (one per carload) is required, with the option to order food in advance from the menu.

July 1: 10am-6pm 

Tickets must be purchased online for a specific time slot, and are not available for sale on site. Limited tickets are available per time slot per day. 

In accordance with Provincial health guidelines, please limit your vehicle to only your social distancing circle and be considerate of those around you by staying in your vehicle. Food must be taken to go and cannot be consumed on site.

À la carte menu

Admission *1 required per car* $10
Poutine $12
Corn Dog $7
Hot Dog $7
Cotton Candy $6
Freshly Squeezed Lemonade $6

Your ticket supports local businesses

For this event you can choose from the a la carte snack menu featuring corn dog & hot dogs from Next Gen Concessions, poutine from the Fry Guys & UnRoutine Poutine, plus PNE cotton candy and Freshly Squeezed Lemonade.

Additional info

Access to the event is off Renfrew Street near Gate 6 (north of the Pacific Coliseum).


Guidelines for a Safe Experience

  1. Purchase tickets online, in advance.
  2. To comply with provincial health guidelines, please only travel to the event with your family/household unit, and remain in your vehicle.
  3. Enter the PNE site near Gate 6 (north of the Pacific Coliseum) on Renfrew Street.
  4. Your ticket will be scanned (through your car window) by a staff member. Please remain in your vehicle.
  5. Proceed as directed into the Pacific Coliseum, and to each of the pickup locations, showing your order form at each that you have purchased items.
  6. Once you have come to a complete stop, food truck staff will bring your order to the pick-up location in front of their unit.
  7. After collecting all your items, proceed west towards the 2020 PNE Prize Home. Prize Home tickets can be purchased on-site from the comfort of your car, or you can purchase online any time before Labour Day.
  8. Please don’t gather on site. Proceed to the exit and enjoy your food in a safe manner. *Remember to wash or sanitize your hands first.


Share in the Celebration

We encourage you to wear red & white, wave your flags, and decorate your car for the pick-up parade, celebrating all things Canadian, and share your photos with #pnecanadaday