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500,000 Expected To Attend Celebration of Light Fireworks

The long awaited Celebration of Light fireworks will return to light up Vancouver’s skies tonight, with up to 500,000 people expected to pack into Vancouver’s West End each of the three nights.

The event, now in it’s 26th year, will feature the Netherlands on July 23, Australia on Wednesday July 27, and Walt Disney Entertainment representing the United States of America for the final show on July 30.

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Fireworks kickoff each night at 10:00pm.

The VPD have issued an official heads up that police presence will be in full force, with offers controlling crowds and seeking people bringing alcohol to the show. The fine for drinking in public is $200.

Vancouver Park Board Rangers will also be patrolling the site and looking out for smokers.

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