The past four decades have witnessed Ratha-Yatra blossom into one of Vancouver’s most dazzling, head-turning summer events.

We are excited to announce that Vancouver’s 45th Annual Ratha-Yatra (Parade & Festival) will take place on

Sunday August 20th, 2017

The event will start with a multi dimensional participation parade along beautiful scenic Beach Ave (beginning from under the Granville Bridge).

The “FESTIVAL in the PARK” at Second Beach, in Stanley Park will take place after the Parade at 1:00 PM

This “Family” oriented festival is “FREE” and is open to the general public.

Click on the pictures below or the menu above for more info.

Beach Ave Parade

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

From Howe St along Beach Ave to Stanley Park
The only thing better than a parade … is a parade you can join!
We invite individuals and groups to participate in the parade.
If you would like to participate in the parade either individually or as a group
please contact 
Jaygo 778 833 1711  

Festival in the Park

1:00 PM – Dusk

After the parade along Beach Ave is the festival in the park Featuring
Entertainment on 2 Stages
Music & Dance
Live Theatre
Kids Amusement Zone
Mendi Hand Tattoos
Yoga & Meditation
Face Painting
Veggie-Cooking Demos
Clowns & Balloon Artists
Free Feasting for thousands