Honda Celebration of Light

Join in on the fun for three days of fireworks displays over the forever beautiful English Bay in Vancouver, July 22, 26, and 29, 2023. 

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Location: Vancouver, British Columbia

Treat yourself to amazing fireworks displays, incredible music, food and more on July 22, 26 and 29, 2023. 

The Honda Celebration of Light competition begins promptly over English Bay at 10 p.m. each night. This is an international fireworks display by teams from around the world, which has also evolved into a cultural celebration. 

Fireworks displays

Three teams representing their country perform a 25-minute fireworks display set to accompanying music. Each display will be judged on a number of things including: 

  • Sizing of the Show
  • Overall Design and Artistry
  • Synchronization
  • Originality of Effects
  • Quality of Soundtrack
  • Quality of Fireworks


The fireworks display on all three nights are free.

Vancouver is a city rich in arts and culture. Enjoy nature, night life, art, music and more!
Photo: Jay Hailey

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