River District Events and Festivals are scheduled throughout the year at River District in South Vancouver. At various locations, especially at the community centre, there are workshops, yoga sessions, fitness classes, kids’ activities and other fun things throughout the year.

More significant events at the River District include Lunar New Year celebrations with Chinese lion dancing in winter, a Golden Egg Hunt Easter event in the spring and Summer Music Series, Riverside Street Vibe Festival, and Vancouver Mural Festival events in the summer—Halloween Spooktacular for Halloween. There have also been outdoor Drive-in Movie Nights, weather-dependent.

Join us for the Annual Summer Riverside Street Vibe event in River District!

  • Riverside Street Vibe Festival The festival will bring a variety of local vendors, food trucks, live music, a beer garden, face painting, and fun activities to our neighbourhood!
    Join us down on East Kent Ave North (between Rivergrass Drive and Boundary Road) for a day of fun in the sun, complete with food trucks, vendors, live music, and more!
  • Mural Festival Tour. Our community’s lovely curated murals make an excellent backdrop for photos! Check out the newest murals in Vancouver’s most extensive open-air art gallery along the North Arm of Fraser River in the River District, South Vancouver.
  • For more information on Riverside Street Vibe 2023, website – RiversideStreetVibe.ca
riverside street vibe 2023
Riverside Street Vibe Festival

Summer Music Series River District Town Centre!

Summer Music Series River District Town Centre to jam out to live music performances.

Summer Music Series River District

Lunar New Year Celebrations

Sunday, February 11th at 3:30 pm at River District Town Centre!

Join in the festivities of the Lunar New Year as we welcome the Year of the Dragon with lion dances, symbolizing prosperity and good fortune for our River District community.

In 2024, all Feng Shui experts unanimously announce that the most favourable colour is undoubtedly the rich and enchanting emerald green. Despite Peach Fuzz being Pantone’s Color of the Year, the realm of Feng Shui presents an alternative colour palette associated with prosperity and growth.

Lunar New Year

River District Golden Easter Egg Hunt

Find and take photos of all 8 Easter Eggs hidden in the area and submit them to win. In years when it does take place, the Easter event is free and open to the public. People can show up! The Golden Egg Hunt has set times, and advanced registration is required. Spaces are limited, so sign up early when the event is scheduled!

Happy Easter

Spooktacular Halloween

Spooktacular Halloween at River District Town Centre. Swing by for sweet treats and spooky fun!

All had a good time. Thank you to everyone for joining us!

Spooktacular 2022
Spooktacular 2022

River District Winter Festival

Are you looking for stocking stuffers? Town Centre will host local vendors where you can find the perfect holiday gift. Put on your favourite holiday sweater and get your photos taken, too! Photos will be by donation; we’ll be accepting food and toy donations (non-perishable items and unwrapped toys).