NEW LOCATION: JACK POOLE PLAZA

The Vancouver Christmas Market will be moving from its original site at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza to its new, expansive seaside home at Jack Poole Plaza (at the Olympic Cauldron).

There are many transport and parking options for you to consider when making your way to Vancouver Christmas Market. Jack Poole Plaza can easily be accessed by Skytrain, rail, Seabus, bus, walking/biking, or by car.

 

ARRIVING AT THE VANCOUVER CHRISTMAS MARKET

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

The city of Vancouver has a large public transport network. In order to make your journey as stress free as possible, we would recommend that you use this to your advantage.

 

Directions to Jack Poole Plaza from:

SEABUS (Waterfront Station Main Terminal)

Exit the station terminal doors onto W Cordova Street.

Turn RIGHT and walk along W Cordova Street for about 4 blocks, until you arrive at Thurlow Street.

Turn RIGHT and walk along Thurlow until you reach the entrance of the Vancouver Christmas Market at Jack Poole Plaza.

 

WATERFRONT STATION

Exit Waterfront station on Howe street.

Walk along Howe towards the Harbour until you reach Waterfront Rd W.

Turn LEFT onto Waterfront Rd W and walk along this until you reach the Convention Center. The Vancouver Christmas market is located to the LEFT of this building.

 

BURRARD STATION:

Exit Burrard station on Burrard Street.

Turn LEFT and walk along Burrard street until you reach Waterfront Rd W.

Turn LEFT and walk along Waterfront Rd W, the Vancouver Christmas Market will be on your right.

 

 

PARKING

There are a variety of parking options in Vancouver’s city center.

OUR PARKING PARTNER

Fairmont Pacific Rim, 1038 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 0B9
You don’t have to sleep with us to park in our garage
Use parking code ‘BEMERRY’ for $23 self parking at Fairmont Pacific Rim. For valet parking, please see their Doorman – the guy with the hat! (max 5 hours).

PUBLIC PARKING LOTS

EasyPark is a city-owned, non-profit company that manages parking lots that are owned and leased by the City of Vancouver.

Find your preferred parking lot in Vancouver by visiting the EasyPark website.

ACCESSIBLE PARKING

There are a number of designated accessible parking zones and parking meter spots in Vancouver.

Please remember that a valid SPARC permit is needed to be displayed at all times to use these areas.

Designated accessible parking.

BUS PARKING

There is no tour bus parking available at Jack Poole Plaza, however we will be able to allow bus drop offs and pick ups outside of the Vancouver Convention Center entrance.

For more information on finding a place to park, please refer to this website:

http://vancouver.ca/streets-transportation/tour-bus-parking.aspx