School Group Rates

Experience Playland with the whole school, grade or class and sign your classroom up for passes to exciting rides and attractions. To book your class, email groupsales@pne.ca with the applicable request form no later than 10 business days prior to the event date.

  • Education Days (May)

    Playland Education Days Return for 2024!

    Programs include Amusement Park Science, Science of Fun and Marketing Days.

    Admission is $19.00 per student.

    Amusement Park Science and Marketing Dates (Secondary Grades 8, 10 through 12)

    Wednesday May 15
    Thursday May 23
    Wednesday May 29
    Friday May 31

    Science of Fun Dates (Elementary Grades 4 through 7)

    Friday May 17
    Wednesday May 22
    Thursday May 30

     

    • This event runs from 10am to 2pm.
    • Playland limits the number of guests in the park during the above dates.
    • Not all rides will be open during this event, only those listed in the Curriculum Guides. Students are expected to be able to get on 3 to 5 rides depending on their selection.
    • Wristbands are sent in advance of your event day as your admission to the park.
    • Complimentary parking is available on a first come first serve basis.
    • Playland is now cashless, ask your group sales rep about gift cards.
  • School Year End Parties (June)

    Sea-to-Sky Swinger at Playland PNE Vancouver

    The Ultimate School Year End Party!

    Experience an unforgettable day at Playland! What better way to celebrate the end of another year of hard work and accomplishments, than with our annual School Year End Party? The perfect way to burn off that excess energy! Enjoy a day of fun, games, rides, food, and more!

    Admission is $28 per student.

    School Year End Party Dates (Grades K through 12)

    Friday June 7
    Wednesday June 12
    Thursday June 13
    Friday June 14
    Wednesday June 19 – limited availability contact Group Sales before registering
    Thursday June 20 – limited availability contact Group Sales before registering
    Friday June 21 – SOLD OUT 

     

    • This event runs from 10am to 3pm.
    • Playland limits the number of guests in the park during the above dates.
    • Wristbands are sent in advance of your event day as your admission to the park.
    • Complimentary parking is available on a first come first serve basis.
    • Playland is now cashless, ask your group sales rep about gift cards.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is there a limit to the number of students/supervisors we can bring?

No, we do not a have limit on the number of students or supervisors your school can register for. The complimentary allotment per students is listed on the request forms.

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I am not sure what my final numbers will be/ what if they change?

We will ask for confirmed numbers closer to the event date. For the purpose of registration, we only require an estimated number. We will ask for confirmed numbers closer to the event date.

Final numbers and payment are due 10 days prior to your event day. Any changes or payments received after that are subject to a $30 administration fee.

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Can we change dates?

You may request to change dates prior to processing payment. We will do everything we can to accommodate your request. This will be subject to availability.

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Can supervisors bring additional children/siblings?

During Education days (May) only the students registered in the class are permitted. During School Year End Parties (June) Yes, but all regular rates apply unless they are included as part of your numbers.

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What are the payment options available?

Payment for all admissions will be made over the phone with a valid Visa or Mastercard prior to the event date.

Final numbers and payment are due 10 days prior to your event day. Any changes or payments received after that are subject to a $30 administration fee.

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Are refunds possible?

Tickets are non-refundable once purchased.

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Is there a cancellation policy?

Yes, school groups can cancel without penalty, provided they have not paid for any tickets. Tickets are non-refundable once purchased.

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What time does the park open?

Education days (May) are open from 10am-2pm and School Year End Parties (June) are open from 10am-3pm.

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What rides will be available?

During Education Days (May) only the rides/attractions in the curriculum guide will be available on the day of your event. During School Year End Parties (June) we anticipate all rides will be available. To provide Playland guests with the highest quality experience, attraction maintenance is occasionally necessary and operational updates will be available in the park.

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What if it rains?

Playland will be open rain or shine. Please ensure your students dress accordingly for the day. Please note some rides may be required to close in the event of inclement weather. We will do our best to notify you in advance of any major closures.

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What is the Food and Beverage Policy?

Students are welcome to bring their own packed lunches. Playland will have select concessions open for purchase on the day of the event. We also have a Cold Bagged or a Hot Dog lunch options available (information listed on request form).

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Where do we get the Education Days (May) curriculum packages?

They will be made available online approximately three weeks prior to the event date. Teachers are responsible for printing out and assigning the questions they would like their students to work through.

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Does Playland provide instructors during Education Days (May)?

No, this event is teacher led and up to the teacher as to which questions are most relevant to the class and what they are currently learning.

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Are Seasons Passes allowed?

During Education Days (May) they will not be permitted as it will be considered a private event. During School Year End Parties (June) they will be permitted.

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Are wristbands required for entry into Playland?

Wristbands will be sent to the school’s address listed on the request form as soon as paymnent as been processed. We highly reccomend that wristbands are distributed either on the bus/vehicle or at school prior to your arrival at Playland. Both students and superviors will be required to wear wristbands at all times.