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Here’s how to get to Car Free Day Main Street on Sept. 16!

Here’s how to get to Car Free Day Main Street on Sept. 16!

Car Free Day on Main Street!

Car Free Day is back on September 16 in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighbourhood! From noon to 7 p.m., Main Street, between East 10th and King Edward Avenues, vehicles will be swapped for a street festival featuring live music, local art, food, and more! Did we mention it’s free?

This pedestrian-friendly street party celebrates community, sustainability, and alternative transportation. Like all other Car Free Days, this one is accessible by walking, biking, or transit!

  • ? Main Street from E. 10th Ave. to King Edward Ave.
  • ? Saturday, September 16th, 2023
  • ? Noon to 7 p.m.
  • ? Free

Find us at Car Free Day Main Street

Visit our TransLink booth and come aboard our Ride and Shine bus! Pledge to go car free and learn about your climate impact through our games and prizes.

Along with that, a blast from the past will also be there in the form of a historic bus from the Transit Museum Society.

Finally, register your Compass Card for TransLink’s Tap in to Win sweepstakes! Once registered, earn entries for a chance to win prizes weekly and the grand prize of up to five years of free transit.

How to get to Car Free Day Main Street

Car Free Day Main Street is minutes away from routes 3, 9, and 25, depending on where you want to enter the festival. Canada Line’s King Edward Station is also just a 15-minute walk away!

Bike Valet will also be there, so you can ride and park your bike with ease. Just like a coat check, there will be someone there to secure your bike, and you’ll get a slip for when you’re ready to ride back.

Finally, you can also ride with Mobi Bike Share! During Car Free Day Main Street, register with the promo code “carfree” and you’ll receive a free 30-Day Pass! This offer will only be valid on September 16. Just follow these instructions to unlock the pass:

1. Download the Mobi by Shaw Go app
2. Click “Sign Up”
3. Subscribe to the 30-Day Pass.
4. Enter promo code: ‘carfree’
5. Check the app for your User Code to unlock a bike.


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