General Event Info

WHAT IS THE FESTIVAL ALL ABOUT?
The Richmond World Festival is the City’s signature event attracting over 35,000 people in 2016.  Expanding to two days in 2017, Friday September 1 and Saturday, September 2, this festival will celebrate the city’s cultural diversity though music, food, sport and art from around the world.   The event features over 75 artists on the festival’s nine stages.  And ever popular FEASTival of Flavours returns with over 50 of the region’s best food trucks.  There’s something for everyone and admission is free!

THE DATE:
Friday September 1 & Saturday September 2, 2017

EVENT HOURS:
Friday: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am – 11:00pm

THE VENUE:
Minoru Park & Richmond Cultural Centre Plaza
7191 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC  CANADA. [map]

ADMISSION:
Admission is FREE!

WHERE TO STAY:
The official hotel of the Richmond World Festival is the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. Located within walking distance from the festival site, the Sheraton offers an outdoor pool and hot tub, restaurant, and a warm and inviting experience. For other accommodation options, please visit Tourism Richmond for suggestion and booking information.

SOCIAL MEDIA:
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A FEW RULES:
1. No smoking
2. No pets
3. Please refrain from wearing shoes with spiked heels as they may penetrate and damage the turf field
4. No alcohol
5. and, of course, nothing illegal.

2016 FESTIVAL MAP: The 2017 edition will be updated soon.
RWF2016 Site Map

 

FESTIVAL SPONSORS

We are offering a limited number of quality sponsorship opportunities to companies who want to engage with culturally diverse demographic. Each opportunity will be unique and your brand will be a stand out.

Presenting Sponsor

Stage and Zone Sponsors

Community Sponsors

Accommodations Sponsors

Media Sponsors