Playland Nights

Playland Nights

Adults (19+) are invited to enjoy the thrills of Playland in a kid-free atmosphere!

7pm – Midnight  |  June 22 & 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27

Every Friday from June 22 through July 27, Playland will host six evenings dedicated to adults-only* (19+) amusement, complete with food, drinks, midway games, and of course, exhilarating rides. The grounds will be fully licensed, so guests can enjoy their favourite beverage throughout the park while experiencing the entertainment.

In addition to guest DJs spinning party tunes under the twinkling lights, people can enjoy Playland-inspired cocktails, craft beer and wine while participating in the fun. New this year: discover a virtual reality racing experience**, burlesque shows featuring nostalgic carnival glamour, and atmospheric entertainment. Test your Lumber Jack/Jill skills at the axe-throwing** station and check out the exciting activations throughout the site!

Last year’s events sold out. Make sure to buy your tickets in advance to save money and time at the gate.

*2 pieces of ID are required (#1 must include name, photo, date of birth & signature).

** Virtual Reality Racing and Axe Throwing experiences have an additional charge.

***Playland Season Passes are not valid for these special events.


VIP Experience

This year, Playland Nights is introducing VIP offerings to provide exclusive benefits for discerning guests looking for an elevated experience. VIP ticket holders get express park entry, can skip the line at ten different rides, and exclusive access to a VIP bar.


Group Rates

For groups of 10 or more adults, please contact Group Sales at


Event Tickets

Advance/Online Price - before 5pm Online/ Gate Price - after 5pm
General Admission $31.00 $34.00
VIP $81.00 $84.00

Frequent Asked Questions

Do I need to bring ID to gain admission?

Yes, two pieces of ID will be required at admission.

First ID must include name, photo, date of birth & signature.

Second ID must include name, and either photo or signature.



What items are prohibited?

All guests and their belongings including bags, backpacks and purses are subject to inspection prior to park entry.

Refusal to submit to inspection may result in your entry into the park being denied.

As a reminder, weapons of any kind such as knives and pepper spray are prohibited.

Alcohol beverages and any illicit drugs including marijuana or any other illegal substances are prohibited.

If any prohibited items are found during a search, the item(s) will be confiscated, turned over to law enforcement and you may be refused entry into the park.

We ask for your understanding and cooperation in ensuring the continued safety of all guests and staff.

Are any rides or attractions not included with admission?

There are additional charges for midway games and the Revelation (ride).

The axe-throwing booth will also have its own rate.

Can a ticket be used on another night?

Tickets are non-transferable.

Can I leave Playland Nights and return later?

There are no in-and-out privileges for Playland Nights.

Is there a smoking area while visiting Playland?

Playland is a smoke-free environment. Smoking is only permitted in the designated smoking area located across from the Hellevator.

Where are the locations of your cash machines?

ATMs are located next to Guest Services at the main entrance of Playland.

How do I find something I’ve lost at Playland?

The best way to find an item lost at Playland is to visit Lost & Found, which is located at Guest Services. If you are not able to visit Lost & Found in person, you can call the Lost & Found Hotline at 604-251-7717 or email

Are we allowed to bring our cameras into Playland?

Cameras and/or video cameras are permitted. NOTE: Cameras and/or video cameras are not permitted on rides.

Are we allowed to bring food or beverage into Playland?

Outside food and beverage is permitted.

Do you allow pets and animals inside Playland?

Animals are not allowed inside Playland with the exception of Service Animals for guests with disabilities.

Do you accept Credit Cards and INTERAC at Playland?

Credit Cards and INTERAC are accepted for admission and at most shops and restaurants including Visa, MasterCard and American Express.

Do you offer any discounted group rates?

Discounted Group Rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Call Playland Group Sales at 604-252-3585 for information or visit our Group Sales section.

What is the best way to dress for a day at Playland?

Playland is a casual, family-oriented environment. We suggest you dress comfortably, wear good walking shoes and check the local weather report before you leave for Playland.

It is an important part of the Playland experience that the park is family-friendly. In that spirit, we ask you to use your discretion and common sense regarding your attire in Playland. Attire that is not appropriate for Playland (and which may result in refusal of admittance) includes, but is not limited to: Clothing generally considered offensive. Clothing with inappropriate words, phrases and/or graphics. For your safety, shirts and shoes must be worn at all times, including entering and leaving Playland.

Does Playland allow re-entry into the park?

Convenient exit and re-entry is available throughout the day of your visit by the hand-stamp provided upon entry of Playland.

What ride and/or attraction restrictions are there in the park?

All Rides and/or Attractions have height and physical restrictions to ensure Guest Safety. Typical safety restrictions include height and physical restrictions, health and safety advisories and accessibility guidelines. These restrictions and advisories are listed at individual rides and/or attractions or are available at Guest Services.

What items are available for rental at Playland?

Locker rentals are available at Guest Services and are available on a first come first serve basis.

If I become separated from my group, is it possible for an announcement to be made?

Playland does not offer in-park paging. Please be sure to have a specific meeting place for your group. Guests may leave messages for one another at Guest Services.

Are public telephones available at Playland?

Yes, courtesy phones are available just inside the entrance of Playland and at Guest Services.

What does weather permitting mean?

To ensure the safety of our guests during inclement weather such as high winds, rain or lightening in the park vicinity, individual rides or the entire park may be closed. Affected rides may be reopened if deemed safe. Playland does not issue rain cheques or refunds for ride or park closures.

What rides or attractions are currently not operating?

To provide Playland guests with the highest quality experience, attraction maintenance is occasionally necessary. Please contact Guest Services at 604-252-3620 for operational updates.

What am I NOT allowed to bring into the park?

Playland management asks for your understanding and cooperation in ensuring the continued safety of guests and staff. Playland reserves the right to inspect bags and purses upon request. We recommend that you secure all unnecessary valuables in the trunk of your vehicle or store articles in Playland lockers which are located upon entry to Playland.

The following items are not permitted on Playland grounds:

  • Pets (Service Animals are permitted and must be wearing an identifying assistive-companion vest)
  • Wagons, skateboards, scooters (motorized and non-motorized), inline skates, shoes with built-in wheels, bicycles, motorcycles, tricycles, unicycles, pogo sticks, two-wheeled vehicles, including bicycles and Segway™ Human Transporters
  • Strollers larger than 36″ x 52″ (which mirrors the rental stroller sizes)
  • Suitcases, backpacks or similar bags with wheels
  • Any trailer-like object that is pushed or towed by an ECV, wheelchair or stroller
    • Note: Guests are not permitted to pull items behind them. Any item that requires a Guest to pull it behind them, including a stroller, is not permitted into Playland.
  • Alcoholic beverages and any illegal substances
  • Folding chairs, with the exception of cane-chair and seat-walker mobility aid
  • Glass containers, with the exception of baby food containers, medicine or small perfume bottles (under 4 oz)
  • Coolers are not permitted in Playland
  • Water pistols, toy guns and replica weapons, with the exception of those sold in Playland.
  • Sporting goods or equipment (e.g., baseball bats, helmets, hockey sticks, golf clubs, bows and arrows, camping equipment, chairs, stools, tables, Frisbees)
  • Weapons of any kind (including guns; knives; billy clubs; brass knuckles; and nunchucks, stars and other martial arts equipment)
  • Self-defense equipment (pepper spray, mace, stun guns)
  • Restraining devices (e.g., handcuffs, zip ties) or any suspicious items (e.g., box cutters, razor blades, duct tape, wire)
  • Items that may be disruptive (e.g. laser pointer, slingshot, stink bomb, air horns)
  • Miscellaneous other items (tools, fire extinguishers, musical instruments, megaphones, pots and pans)
  • Professional cameras and recording equipment. (Reporters must make prior arrangements with PNE Media Relations.) Folding tripod stands that can fit inside a standard backpack are permitted.
  • Propane Bar-B-Cues
  • Tarps and tents

What food options are available at Playland?

Playland offers a wide variety of meal, snack and beverage options. Check out our Food page for a list of what’s currently offered. Please note that not all locations will be available every day.

  • Triple O’s Restaurant
    The legendary taste of a White Spot burger is located steps away from the main gate of Playland! Triple O’s features mouth-watering made-to-order burger combos using high quality, fresh ingredients, served fast and with a smile! Don’t miss out on tasting Triple O’s Legendary Burger, rated by Globe and Mail newspaper as one of the 125 Best Things in Canada!
  • Pizza Pizza
    Tantalize your taste buds with mouth watering pizza choices, chicken and other tasty snacks. Located along Playland’s games line, Pizza Pizza is the perfect place to grab a meal, sit back and take in the midway magic!
  • Fundunkers Donut Shop
    Fundunkers is home of the famous PNE Mini Donut! Savor the sweet taste of cinnamon and sugar-covered mini donuts along with a tasty assortment of specialty coffee blends. Mini donuts are a must have at Playland!
  • Fudge Factory
    Let your nose guide you right to the Fudge Factory, located south of the Hell’s Gate ride, in the heart of Playland! Bite into a delicious fudge apple, dipped fresh right in front of your eyes, or choose from over a dozen different flavors of fudge to enjoy! Take home a box of goodies for the entire family!

What's the price of parking?

$12 for the night.

Do you have disabled washrooms and where are they located?

Disabled access is provided at the midway games line location only.