It is that time of the year again. The PNE opens on Saturday August 19, 2017. The PNE is located at Hastings Park just east of Vancouver’s downtown core. This year the PNE will be featuring many shows and events to celebrate Canada’s 150 birthday. There are literally hundreds of food choices and rides all designed to remind you of your childhood. The PNE has a beer garden, craft beer festival and professional BBQ pit masters area that should not be missed. The PNE also has a concert nights series that features some great bands.

Private PNE Transportation Services

Let Ritz Limousines take all the worry about getting to and from the PNE. Our stylish, reliable and affordable private transportation services are an ideal solution to travel to Playland and the PNE this year. We pick-up right at your address and deliver you in comfort and style to the front gate. There is no need for finding and paying for parking, negotiating traffic, long walks, waiting for cabs or deciding who is going to be designated driver. Enjoy yourself while you attend the PNE, Playland and a Summer Night concert!

PNE Limousine and Limo Bus Service

Our fleet of “PNE optimized” limousines includes classic stretch limousines, SUV limos, executive vans, party buses, vintage vehicles, sedans and SUVs. We have the perfect limo for every group size and budget. For larger groups our fleet of luxury limo buses provide the safest and most economical way to travel around Vancouver. Our buses can accommodate up to 40 passengers and we have a huge selection to choose from. Why wait any longer? Book your private limousine transportation to and from the PNE now!

Surrey to the PNE

Transportation to and from Surrey to the PNE is one of our most requested services. Our head offices are located in Surrey BC so we can provide you with the fastest pick-up and delivery services guaranteed. A one way trip from Surrey to the PNE / Playland takes approximately 40 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

PNE Summer Concert Night Series

The Summer Nights concert series is your chance to catch the best live music every night at the PNE Amphitheatre. Spend an evening with The B-52s, Colin James and country superstar Billy Currington! Take in the sounds of legendary Chicago and sing along with The Doobie Brothers. Don’t miss iconic ZZ TOP and Canada’s-own High Valley and Mother Mother! Tom Cochrane with Red Rider is set to take the stage; plus, be sure to take in the music of multi-talented Rick Springfield! Sing along with The Gipsy Kings then dance the night away with The Pointer Sisters! And you won’t want to miss Huey Lewis and The News! Don’t miss it – great music every night at the Fair at the PNE!

The concerts are FREE with admission but a limited number of reserved seats are available for purchase starting at just $20. Reserved seats can be purchased online or onsite during The Fair from the ticket booth located outside the venue entrance within the fairgrounds.

Summer Concert Wristbands

Wristbands will be required to access free general admission seats. Wristbands will only be available at the Revelation booth in Playland starting at 2pm on the day of the concert and will be time-stamped to ensure guests get into the venue on a first come, first in basis. Visit this page for more info about Summer Night Concert wristbands.

PNE Tickets and Schedule

you can purchase tickets to the PNE online here, and view the PNE schedule of events here.


Playland is also open during the PNE. There are three new family rides in addition to all the favourites of the past. Spin your way through a magical land on the new coaster ride, Bug Whirled, peddle your way to the clouds flapping your wings on The Flutterbye, then take the plunge on the marvellous mechanical Dizzy Drop.

Make sure you’re prepared for your summer of fun by purchasing a season or day pass online or at retailers, and save up to $5 compared to purchasing at the gate. Admission to Playland gives you access to over 30 rides and attractions, including our three new family rides! PLUS this year, Pacific Adventure Golf is now included FREE with admission!

Passes include unlimited access to 30 rides and attractions excluding Revelation, Drop Zone, and Haunted Mansion. Pricing includes applicable taxes.

Purchase Playland / PNE Tickets Online

You can purchase Playland tickets online here.