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Soccer Mania at CBC Vancouver - FREE concerts and activities!

Soccer Mania at CBC Vancouver

During CBC's coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa, the CBC Plaza at 700 Hamilton St. in Vancouver will be the place to be for free concerts and activities to celebrate the game.

The CBC Plaza will be alive and kicking with soccer fun including a soccer shoot out, foosball tables, and free popcorn. Bread Garden will be hosting a special BBQ with proceeds going to local food banks. Plus, you could be on CBC News Vancouver!

Watch for updates on Twitter @CBCVancouver or on our CBC Vancouver community blog.

  • June 8 - Concert by The Idlers
  • June 24 - Concert by Delhi 2 Dublin
  • July 9 - CBC Radio's On The Coast broadcasts live from the Plaza. Concert by One Human Race featuring Ezeadi Onukwulu
  • July 7, 10, 11 - Join CBC Vancouver and thousands of your fellow soccer fans July 7, 10 and 11 on Granville Street to watch the final 2010 FIFA World Cup matches. The streets are closed, a giant outdoor screen is up and buskers and vendors are onsite. Come down early, bring a chair or grab a spot on the turf. Drop by the CBC tent and you could win a prize, including a limited edition FIFA collector pin.