How to Get Discount PNE Tickets

The Fair at the PNE will open its gates to eager crowds who await the fantastic food, awesome exhibitions, and super Summer Night Concerts! Here is how to get discount PNE tickets.

Fairgoers will enjoy sensational performances this year including Pop, Rock, Country and R&B as well as throwback 80s and 90s concerts. Featured interactive exhibits include the Street of Dreams, POPnology™, Knights of Valour, and Action Sports World Tour.

Dates: August 18th – September 3rd (closed Aug 20th and 27th)
Time: 11:00 a.m. – Late
Location: PNE Fairgrounds – 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5K 5J1
Admission: Gate – Regular $18; Senior (65+) $9; Child (13 and under) FREE
Online – Regular $15; Senior (65+) $7; Child (13 and under) FREE

The best ways to save on admissions at the 2018 Fair:

1. Heroes’ Opening Weekend
Saturday, August 18th and Sunday August 19th, 11am – Late
FREE gate admission for First Responders and a guest.
Promotion is valid for current and retired police, RCMP, ambulance workers and firefighters plus one guest. First Responder must present a valid First Responders service card at the gates. Guest does not require a service card.

2. Toonie Days
Saturday, August 18th and Sunday August 19th, 11am – 1pm
To celebrate 50 years of music and sports at the Pacific Coliseum, wear your favourite sports team gear or concert t-shirt, and get in for just $2!

3. FREE Day, brought to you by YVR
Tuesday, August 21st and 28th, 11am-1pm
Free Gate Admission for all guests. Re-entrance hand stamps will only be given after 1pm. Guests are welcome to re-enter the gates prior to 1pm without hand stamp.

4. Wild Ride Wednesdays
Wednesdays, August 22nd and 29th, 11am – 1pm
Purchase two Playland passes for the price of one. Only available onsite on the day of promotion. Does not apply to ride coupons or complimentary passes.

5. Tim Hortons presents Library Day
Wednesday, August 22nd, 11am – Late
Show any BC library card and photo ID to receive $6 gate admission.

6. Seniors Day
Thursday, August 23rd, 11am – Late
Seniors 65+ receive FREE gate admission and FREE Ferris Wheel rides (West Coast Wheel).

7. Out at the Fair
Thursday August 30th, 11am to late
Free admission to the Fair with purchase of Pride Socks at the Vancouver Pride Society office or at the gate on August 30.

8. Vancity Member Special
Available on all Fair days, 11am – 1pm
Vancity members receive $8 gate admission.

9. BCAA “Membership is Rewarding” rate
BCAA members can visit for special discounts on gate and ride passes for the Fair. Learn more at

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