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Capilano Suspension Bridge
Capilano Suspension Bridge
Stanley Park
Totem Poles
Museum of Anthroplogy
 
Granville Island
Shopping
Cocktails
Fabulous Commodore Ballroom



MONDAY, 23 September 2019    9:00 am – pm  (TOUR COST $225)              

NORTH SHORE WONDERS TOUR TICKE

Journey to Vancouver's North Shore and be immersed in a world of towering evergreens, cedar-scented rainforest air, and elements First Nations cultural heritage. Capliano Suspension Bridge Park is where totem poles and educational displays lie amidst the misty canyon's 300 year old West Coast Rainforest. Experience the thrill of crossing the world's longest and highest suspension bridge spanning the Capilano Canyon to the other side and enjoy a tree-top canopy walk with viewing platforms that provide a squirrel's eye view above the forest floor. Marvel at the engineering of CliffWalk, which follows a granite precipice with a labryinth-like series of narrow cantilevered bridges and platforms providing an unique canyon experience. 

Visit the Trading Post for outerwear, clothing, accessories, jewellery, plush toys, leather goods, First Nations designs and specialty food products including home-made fudge, Roger’s chocolates, maple syrups and smoked salmon. Unique Canadian collectibles and souvenirs provide great take-home memories. Popular clothing brands include Pendleton, Woolrich, Sunice, Salomon Helly Hansen and Fjallraven. We are happy to ship any of our products we sell in the store, anywhere in the world.

Step off in Stanley Park to stand at the foot of the First Nations Totem Poles and to enjoy the stunning view of the Lions Gate Bridge at Prospect  Pointe. Make your way to Granville Island and some time exploring and shopping at the vibrant farmer and artisan market.

 Schedule   

MONDAY

NORTH SHORE WONDERS TOUR

9:00 am

TBD



TUESDAY, 24 September 2019    9:30 am – pm  (TOUR COST $175)               

GALLERY & GARDENS TOUR TICKET 

Visit two of Vancouver's most popular landmarks - the gorgeous VanDusen Botanical Garden and the intriguing Museum of Anthropology. Discover the traditions and customs of Canada's First Nations - one of the richest and most distinctive cultures in the world at the MOA! The University of British Columbia's Museum of Anthropology houses one of the  world's finest displays of Northwest Coast First Nations art in an spectacular building overlooking the mountains and ocean. Massive totem poles, carved boxes, bowls and feast dishes give insight into the lives of the first peoples to have called this area home. Excellent ethnographic and archaeological objects from other parts of the world are also found here.

At VanDusen Garden, Vancouver's mild climate allows the cultivation of an outstanding plant collection displayed in picturesque landscape settings, amidst rolling lawns, tranquil lakes and dramatic rockwork with vistas of the mountains and cityscape. Get lost in The Maze of 300 pyramidal cedars, relax under the Korean Pavillan next to the Asian plant collection or just meander and appreciate the myriad of colours on display at any time of the year. 

Schedule

TUESDAY

GALLERY & GARDENS TOUR

9:00 am

TBD

 


TUESDAY, 19 September 2019    6:30 pm – 11:30 pm (GALA EVENT COST $350)       

FINAL NIGHT RECEPTION AND GALA DINNER AT COMMODORE BALLROOM TICKET 

Join us as we celebrate the end of another productive International Conference.  The Gala Reception and Dinner will be held in the spectacular Commodore Ballroom, which is located just around the corner from our host hotel, on Granville Street. The Commodore Ballroom has played host to Vancouver's vibrant entertainment and nightlife for over 80 years. Opening in 1929 originally named the Commodore Cabaret, this venue has seen its share of evolution, whether it be the economic climate or the nightlife evolution, the Commodore has been there for it all. To read more about the history of this eclectic venue please click here.

The night will be filled with food, drinks and special entertainment to bring the heart of Vancouver to you!  We always have surprises in store for you during this final farewell to our delegates and guests, so make sure you plan to join us for another fun filled event!

Duration and timing: 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm.  This event is included in the cost of Delegate Registration fee only

All Spouse and NON-Employee guests must purchase a ticket if they plan to attend this event. 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE A NON-EMPLOYEE GUEST TICKET 


 

Event Tickets 

There are a variety of options for the Spouse/NON-Employee Guest attendees this year.

Spouse/ NON-Employee Guest tickets are for non-employees of attending companies such as the spouse/family member/guest of a registered delegate ONLY. 

All receptions, tours, and Final Night Dinner are not included in the Spouse/NON-Employee Guest registration and must be purchased in advance to attend.

To purchase tickets separately from the delegate registration, click here.

ALL EVENTS($900):

Spouse/NON-Employee Guest ticket for ALL EVENTS.

This ticket fee includes: Welcome reception on Sunday evening, reception on Monday evening, Monday tour, Tuesday tour, and the final night dinner & reception.

 

SUNDAY AND MONDAY HOTEL RECEPTIONS & BREAKFAST ONLY ($350):

Spouse/NON-Employee Guest for Hotel Receptions and Breakfast only.

This ticket fee includes: Welcome reception on Sunday evening, reception on Monday evening, and breakfast on Monday & Tuesday ONLY.;

MONDAY TOUR ($225):

Spouse/NON-Employee Guest Monday Tour ticket.

This ticket fee includes: Monday tour.

North Shore Wonders and Shopping Tour

TUESDAY TOUR ONLY ($175):

Spouse/NON-Employee Guest Tuesday Tour ticket.

This ticket fee includes: Tuesday tour.

Garden & Galleries Tour

TUESDAY FINAL NIGHT RECEPTION AND DINNER ONLY ($350):

Spouse/NON-Employee Guest Tuesday Final Night Dinner & Reception ticket.

This ticket fee includes: Reception & final night dinner on Tuesday.