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Vancouver Biennale 2021 BIKEnnale/WALKennale presented by Community Arts Council of Vancouver (CACV)

RoundHouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre

180 Roundhouse Mews

Vancouver, BC

In-person Architecture History & heritage Self-guided Tour Visual arts

Vancouver 2021 Biennale BIKEnnale/WALKennale is presented by the Community Arts Council of Vancouver combining outdoor recreation with our love of great art. Our 42 self-guided walking and cycling tours are fun and fully annotated with fascinating information on public art and points of cultural, historical and architectural interest throughout Metro Vancouver. ALL AGES AND ABILITIES For people and families of all ages and athletic abilities.  We have bike rides and urban walks for everyone, from easy to more advanced. All tours indicate approximate walking and cycling times. DISCOVER HIDDEN HISTORIC TREASURES There are 42 walking and cycling tours to choose. Each tour includes several points of interest and annotations throughout. We guarantee that you’ll discover and learn about hidden cultural, historic and architectural treasures throughout the city and have loads of fun doing it! Community Arts Council of Vancouver's VOAF Walk and VOAF Cycle occurs from October 2-9 to celebrate the upcoming Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival (VOAF) presented by CACV to be held October 15-17 at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre - more info at www.cacv.ca. Register for BIKEnnale/WALKennale using the code: BCCultureDays and the route maps are free!

This event runs the duration of Culture Days.

Registration - vbbike.ca

This event is free and will be accepting optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.

Organized by

Vancouver Biennale

The Vancouver Biennale celebrates art in public space. We transform the urban landscape into an Open Air Museum, creating globally inspired cultural experiences where people live, work, play, and transit. Each exhibition becomes a catalyst for community engagement, learning, and social action. The Vancouver Biennale features internationally renowned and emerging contemporary artists that represent a diversity of cultural perspectives and artistic disciplines including sculpture, augmented and virtual reality, performance works, music, and film. As a non-profit charitable organization, the Vancouver Biennale relies on the support of its partners and friends to deliver award-winning programming. Visit www.vancouverbiennale.com for more information. ​BIKEnnale/WALKennale is presented by the Community Arts Council of Vancouver (CACV) The Community Arts Council of Vancouver (CACV) was the first arts council in North America and 2021 marks it’s 75th Anniversary. Since its beginning in 1946, CACV has been a contributor to shaping the cultural life of Vancouver as an independent non-profit organization. For more information: www.cacv.ca

Location

180 Roundhouse Mews

Vancouver, BC

Register and download any of the 42 routes on the self-guided tours - do as often as you like, as many times as you like until the end of 2021. The Community Arts Council of Vancouver is the presenting partner in 2021, the CACV tour starts at the Roundhouse Arts & Recreation Centre location of the Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival which CACV will host from October 15-17.

Event Contact

Valerie Smaller

valerie@vancouverbiennale.com

604-682-1289

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible.

Cycling and walking route outdoors, accessible for all ages and abilities.