This year’s Hyack Festival is going to be bigger and better and the big parade starts tomorrow!
This is the 41st year of this event kicks off Sat May 26 with the Key West Ford parade. The weather is looking like its going to be a great day so dress for sun and fun. The parade starts at 11AM at 8th Avenue at 6th Street with the VIP reviewing & judging stand close by as the parade passes by. The parade will continue to Queen Street, turn left and travel long Queen Street to the Queen’s Park Arena where it will disperse.
There is an entire fun filled afternoon planned with a multi stage event called Uptown Live! There will be live performances on 3 stages on 6th Street between 5th and 7th Avenue. The 5th Avenue venue is a kid’s venue sponsored by Vancity while River’s Reach Pub (6th and Blackford Street) will host performers from 3 to 5:15 pm.