ThunderVolt is open! Get your tickets now.

Have a blast at Vancouver’s favourite amusement park this summer! With exhilarating rides, midway games, unique attractions such as the Haunted Mansion and Sweet Escape Mini Golf, delicious food options, and exciting special events, Playland is sure to be the highlight of your summer. Also, ride our new launch coaster, ThunderVolt, for an electrifying experience like no other!


Dates and Hours

Playland is open Saturdays & Sundays in May and June from 11am to 5pm and select Saturday evenings in June.

Playland is open Wednesday to Sunday in July and August from 11am-5pm and select Fridays and Saturdays from 11am – 10pm. Playland is open until August 16. From August 17-September 2, it becomes a part of the PNE Fair.


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Playland Special Events

Come on a special event day for even more fun!

ThunderVolt Launch Coaster is open!

Built by Zamperla, the ThunderVolt experience carries 12 passengers at a time through a supernatural environment with extraordinary animals, graphics and lighting that pulses as the ride system charges, leading up to its launch. The three-car train blasts off with 1.3 Gs of acceleration through an illuminated tunnel, up a steep incline before an 18-meter drop.


Come as a group!

Guest Services

The PNE wants your visit to Playland to be as enjoyable as possible.

  • All guests visiting Playland will need to purchase their tickets in advance online through Capacities are limited. Select your date and time slot from the calendar. TicketLeader accepts credit and verified debit cards. To connect with a TicketLeader call centre team member to pre-purchase your tickets over the phone, please call 604-252-3700.
  • Your ticket is valid only for the date and time indicated on it. Before arriving at Playland please ensure you have either printed your ticket or downloaded the “print at home” PDF to your mobile phone. There is no free WIFI available at Playland. Please present the original ticket file, and not a screen shot of it. To help with ticket scanning, please turn the brightness on your phone to maximum, and enlarge the bar code section.
  • Playland uses cashless procedures on site for retail and food and beverage. We accept credit/debit and recommend that you use your tap enabled cards, or Apple Pay/Google Pay on your mobile device.

If you have any questions, concerns or feedback please contact Guest Services at: