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Sails of Light at Canada Place for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, BC

From January 30, 2010 to March 21, 2010, Canada Place will light up for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games based in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia. From Dawn to Dusk the five iconic sails of Canada Place will host Sails of Light blending colour, animation, imagery and texture, highlighting this beautiful Downtown Vancouver landmark.

During the 2010 Winter Olympics Canada Place is hosting Sails of Light where the iconic sails light up with beautiful designs.During the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Place will be a hub for many media outlets, however, visitors can still explore this iconic locale which was built for the 1986 World Expo as during the evening the five iconic sails transform for the Sails of Light.The five sails of Canada Place will light up for Sails of Light to celebrate the 2010 Winter Olympics.

The Sails of Light presents the 'Look of the Games' which blends colour, animation, imagery and texture for a beautiful show highlighting this Vancouver attraction.

  • Date: January 30 - March 31, 2010
  • Time: Dusk to Dawn (5:00pm - 8:00am)
  • How to get there: Canada Place is located at the beginning of the Seawall at the foot of Howe Street. It is not far from the Waterfront Skytrain Station which is also the dock for the Seabus. Driving is not advisable during the Olympics as there is limited parking and many road closures.

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