Events around the regionEvents around the region2017-06-29T07:00:00ZGP0|#4559f831-3b17-4c2c-8f55-ad81859dc712;L0|#04559f831-3b17-4c2c-8f55-ad81859dc712|Issue 33;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClass6AC5C5B22A424FF19EA6D8B455500C09"><p> <strong>Metro Vancouver's Watershed Tours</strong></p><p>Metro Vancouver offers tours of our protected watersheds every summer to help people discover these pristine valleys firsthand. Join us and register for an engaging and scenic guided tour.</p><p> <a target="_blank" href="/events/watershed-tours/Pages/default.aspx">Information and registration</a><strong></strong></p><p> <strong></strong> </p><p> <strong>Canada Day </strong> <br> <em>Various locations throughout Metro Vancouver</em></p><p>Enjoy celebrations throughout the region to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, including fireworks, parades and live entertainment. </p><p>July 1</p><p> </p><p> <strong>Emotive Summer Event Listing</strong></p><p>Metro Vancouver will be presenting <a href="http://www.emotivebc.ca/" target="_blank"> <em>Emotive: The Electric Vehicle Experience</em></a>, a campaign raising awareness of electric vehicles, at events throughout the region this summer. Drop by one of the following events to sit in an EV, and meet an EV owner who can share stories of what it's like to drive electric. Did you know British Columbia has the highest EV ownership per capita in the country?</p><p>Here are some events next month:</p><p>July 1, Canada Day, <a href="https://www.burnaby.ca/Things-To-Do/Festivals-and-Events/Canada-Day.html" target="_blank">Burnaby</a><br>July 8-9, <a href="http://www.carnavaldelsol.ca/" target="_blank">Carnaval del Sol</a><br> July 15, <a href="https://veva.ca/electrafest-2017/" target="_blank">Electrafest</a><br> July 22, <a href="http://www.uptownlive.ca/" target="_blank">Uptown Live</a><br> July 23, <a href="http://www.portmoodyribfest.ca/" target="_blank">Rib Fest</a> </p><p>For updates on Emotive events, join our Facebook group at <a href="http://www.facebook.com/emotivebc" target="_blank">www.facebook.com/emotivebc</a><strong></strong></p><p> <strong></strong> </p><p> <strong>Aldergrove Fair Days</strong><br><em>Aldergrove Athletic Park and the Aldergrove Kinsmen Community Centre, Aldergrove</em></p><p>Show'n'shine, parade, midway rides and more at the 105th annual Aldergrove Fair Days. Bring your water bottle for refills at the Water Wagon.</p><p>Friday to Sunday, July 14 - 16</p><p> <a href="http://aldergrovefair.ca/" target="_blank">More information</a><strong></strong></p><p> <strong></strong> </p><p> <strong>Fun City Festival</strong><br><em>Lower Lonsdale, City of North Vancouver</em></p><p>The City of North Vancouver's Slide the City returns along with Car Free Day, turning Lower Lonsdale into a pedestrian and slider zone filled with vendors, food trucks, live music and entertainment. Bring your water bottle for refills at the Water Wagon. </p><p>Saturday, August 12 to Sunday, August 13</p><p> <a href="http://www.cnv.org/parks-recreation-and-culture/signature-events/fun-city-festival" target="_blank">Slide the City tickets and more information</a><strong></strong></p><p> <strong></strong> </p><p> <strong>Music in the Park</strong><br><em>Capilano River Regional Park, District of North Vancouver</em></p><p>Bring a picnic and enjoy live music, art demonstrations and an art gallery set against the stunning backdrop of the North Shore Mountains and Capilano Reservoir at Capilano River Regional Park. Free. Drop in. Registration not required. All ages.</p><p>Monday, September 7, 12-5pm</p><p> <a href="/events/calendar/north-van-west-van/661/music-in-the-park" target="_blank">More information</a></p></div>0