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​Metro Vancouver returns to this year's Fair at the PNE with a showcase that will leave visitors in awe of the scope and scale of regional infrastructure and services, while feeling more connected to how they can personally contribute to keeping our region one of the most livable in the world.From August 20 to September 5, visitors can explore the Metro Vancouver: Together We Make Our Region Strong showcase, located on the east side of the fairgrounds beside the Forum building."Metro Vancouver plays a central role in the daily lives of everyone in the region," said Sav Dhaliwal, Chair of the Metro Vancouver Board of Directors. "We are proud to once again have a presence at the PNE with a showcase that allows residents an opportunity to connect with us and, in a very playful way, see how the small actions they take every day connect them to our huge network of vital services and infrastructure."Visitors to the Metro Vancouver showcase will:Experience the jaw-dropping size of hidden infrastructure like water mainsLearn about the stewardship of regional parks, greenspace, and water supply areasDiscover how Metro Vancouver's air quality became some of the best in the worldEnjoy family-friendly live performances on the Metro Vancouver Stage by "Ben and Dan" and "Andy the Musical Scientist"Get an in-depth look at the science and technology that keep our region running in the Metro Movie TentBe inspired to take small climate actions through fun lessons with Metro Vancouver's community partnersBe awed by Indigenous performers from across the region, featured at the welcoming and closing ceremonies, and daily at 6:15 pm on the Metro Vancouver StageGuests will also have the opportunity to win an electric bike by visiting displays for each of Metro Vancouver's service areas.More information about Metro Vancouver's exhibit and a schedule of daily performances on the Metro Vancouver stage is available online.Entry to the Metro Vancouver activation is free with PNE Fair admission. PNE Fair tickets can be purchased in advance at