The Shipyards

The Shipyards Now Open. Enjoy!

Check out the Grand Opening Event highlights.

Public washrooms hours: 8am to 10pm weekdays & 8am to 11pm weekends. 

Night Market Vendors: Shipyards Night Market Vendor Survey. Deadline October 4, 2019.

Shipyard Commons

The Shipyard Commons is located in the heart of The Shipyards and offers residents and visitors a unique, interactive, year-round gathering place. This area provides the following public amenities:

  • Re-creation of the historic Machine Shop structure to act as a cover for seasonal use
  • 12,000 square foot public skating area (seasonal)
  • 8,000 square foot water park open daily 10am to 8pm daily through Labour Day
  • 20,000 square foot dynamic event space
  • Public washrooms. Hours: 8am - 10pm weekdays & 8am - 11pm weekends
  • Performers green room
Water Park
Hours of operation 10am to 8pm May long weekend to Labour Day. See Water Park Rules
Outdoor Skating Rink
Skating rink will be open November 15 - March 15
Machine Shop
20,000 square foot dynamic event space
Shipbuilders Square
Shipbuilders' Square houses a community stage.

Within the Shipyard Commons area is an adjoining commercial development which includes the new downtown campus for Capilano University, a boutique hotel and food / lifestyle focused retail. For a full listing:

Contact Info

Lino Siracusa
Manager Shipyards and Waterfront
Tel: 604 998 3442

Magda Kwaterska
Marketing & Programming
Tel: 604 990 4239

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