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Upcoming Events
  • Jun 05, 2014 - Oct 16, 2014

    Once again the Lower Mainland’s and Fraser Valley’s finest farmers are back on Granville Island, selling the tastiest local foods imaginable. The Farmers’ Market runs every Thursday from 10am to 3pm in Triangle Square.

  • Pirate Adventure Cruises
    Jun 27, 2014 - Sep 02, 2014

    This 75-minute non-stop action filled sail aboard a fifty foot pirate ship armed with twelve canons and their Pirate crew at the ready will tap into your child’s imagination. Come be a pirate!

  • Jun 27, 2014 - Sep 30, 2014

    The SS Master is a wooden hulled, steam powered tug boat. This historic vessel will be on display on the docks behind the Public Market all summer long. See it up close and on-board on weekends when educational tours are offered.

From the Blog
July 17, 2014
Photo Credit © Ocean Wong Granville Island’s possible change in management, as well as Emily Carr University of Art and Design’s pending departure date in 2017 present the opportunity for the public to reclaim and celebrate the original founding vision of this unique public space. Like a national park, Granville Island belongs and always will belong to the citizens of ...
July 15, 2014
Here is your chance to contribute to the discussion on happens to the ECUAD buildings on Granville Island when Emily Carr University leaves! Read the report and give your feedback. This report, prepared by CitySpaces Consulting presents draft concepts/uses for the two ECUAD buildings. CMHC is seeking comments and feedback on the ideas presented in the report. A feedback form ...
May 15, 2014
“The mandate we were given was to create a people place. …We made it clear to our client that this might or might not work. It’s not something where you just turn a switch and you suddenly have a people place.” — Norm Hotson Check out this video from the DIALOG architects about how it all began, the challenges they ...
October 17, 2013
About a year ago I was asked by David Bradford, board president of the SS Master Society, to think about what I, as Granville Island based visual artist, could do to get the general public’s attention to the historic steam Tugboat SS Master, that during summers has her berth at the Granville Island Public Market docks. We brainstormed and came ...
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