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!
Friday September 1 & Saturday September 2, 2017
Friday: 4:00pm – 11:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am – 11:00pm
Minoru Park & Richmond Cultural Centre Plaza
7191 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC CANADA. [map]
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.
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.