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Weekend reroutes for the Chinatown Festival and more, Sat Aug 14 to Sun Aug 15

Look out for bus reroutes for the Chinatown Festival, Cloverdale Blueberry Festival, Filipino Cultural and Street Parade and more this weekend!

Routes affected include the 8, 50, 144, 341, 159, 160 C21, C23, C36, C37, C38, and C70. See below for more details.

Saturday, August 14

Effective from 7am to 6:30pm, the Cloverdale Blueberry Festival [1] will be held on 176A Street between 57 & 58 A Avenues. The following routes will be detoured: # C70 & 341.

Effective from 9:30 to 11am, the City of Vancouver will be hosting their 1st Filipino Cultural and Street Parade [2] on Fraser from 33 Av – 16 Av – Quebec to St Patrick Ground. The following route will be detoured: # 008.

Effective from 12 noon to 10:30pm, the 11th Annual Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival (part of Deer Lake Concert Series [3]!) will necessitate the closing Deer Lake Avenue from Burris to Century Park Way. The following route will be detoured: # 144.

Sunday, August 15

Effective from 6am to 8pm, the City of Port Coquitlam will host their annual Car Show [4] on Shaughnessy Street between Wilson & Elgin Avenues. The following routes will be detoured: # C36, C37, C38, 159 & 160.

Effective from 7am to 12 midnight, Gastown will host the annual Motorcycle Show & Shine [5]. Water & Carrall Streets will both be closed. The following route will be detoured: # 50.

Effective from 11am to 2pm, the City of Vancouver will host a Festival of India Iskcon Parade [6] along Beach Avenue. The following route will be detoured: # C21.

Saturday August 14 and Sunday August 15

Effective all day on both days, the City of Vancouver will host the annual Chinatown Festival [7] on Columbia Street between Pender & Keefer Streets. The following routes will be detoured: # C21, C23 & 50.

For more info…

A reminder to everyone that you can find further detail on these reroutes at the TransLink Alerts page [8]. Or just call Customer Information at 604-953-3333!