The 2016 Honda Celebration of Light competition begins promptly over English Bay at 10:00pm each night, rain or shine.

July 25

Saturday, July 23


July 29

Wednesday, July 27


Aug 1

Saturday, July 30


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Keg Lounge

The Keg Lounge

Most popular VIP viewing stage-side with the bands.

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Clearly Lounge


A chill VIP lounge with the closest view of the fireworks.

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YVR Observation Deck

YVR Observation Deck

Bleachers that are perfect for families or groups

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Business Class Cabanas

YVR Business Class

The perfect location to host guests for a private party

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Music, food and more

Check out highlights from the 25th anniversary of the
Honda Celebration of Light 2015 –
the longest running offshore fireworks competition in the world
and BC’s largest public event!

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Read more of the latest news on the 2015 Honda Celebration of Light

  • Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks Line-Up!

    Honda Celebration of Light announces competing countries for the 2016 Fireworks Competition!
    Meet our competing countries:
    Saturday July 23 –
    Founded in 2008, the Royal Fireworks have grown to be a well recognized company producing beautiful fireworks shows in the Philippines, China, and Dubai. They are eager to expand and become a key player in the industry. In 2015 they can 2nd place in the China Changsha International Pyro-Musical Fireworks Competition. We are very excited to have them as a participating country in the 2016 Celebration of Light.

     Wednesday July 27 – 
    This famous Australian fireworks family found their spark back in 1922. Since then they have produced dazzling fireworks displays on national and international levels. Most recently receiving a gold medal for their display at the 2015 Da Nang International Fireworks Competition. Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics is one of the best-known fireworks artists and producers in the world. We are happy to have them here and participating in this years competition.
    Saturday July 30 –
    The Walt Disney Company has been producing fireworks since the 1960’s when Disneyland Park opened in California. The Fireworks shows have grown through the years, they now produce 11,000 pyrotechnic events every year in 7 parks and 4 cruise ships. Walt Disney Company sets a standard for delivering highly specialized, choreographed fireworks presentations that tell a story for all to see. We can’t wait to see the magic they will bring this year.
    We looked forward to seeing what these countries will bring for us this year! Can’t wait to see you at the 2016 Honda Celebration of Lights!
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    hcol_editorHonda Celebration of Light Fireworks Line-Up!