Events

Upcoming and past events that we attend. Past events include photos and details of our successes. Sign up to volunteer at an upcoming event listed below! View full calendar


Vancouver Sun Run 2017

Vancouver Sun Run 2017

April 20 – 23, 2017 – The Vancouver Sun Run is back for it’s 33rd year on April 23. With over 40,000 registrants, the Sun Run is Canada’s largest and most influential 10K road race, Green Chair always brings together an amazing team of volunteers at The Sun Run!


Surrey Vaisakhi Parade 2017

Surrey Vaisakhi Parade 2017

April 22, 2017 – For the first time ever, Green Chair Recycling will be helping GREEN Surrey’s Vaisakhi Parade on April 22! Come to this annual celebratory and rich cultural event, which features a large number of floats, community performers, and live music.


Vancouver Vaisakhi Parade 2017

Vancouver Vaisakhi Parade 2017

April 15, 2017 – Green Chair Recycling will be greening Vancouver’s Vaisakhi Parade on April 15! Vaisakhi celebrates Sikhism, the New Year, and Punjab’s harvest season. Expect decorative floats, live entertainment, and plenty of food provided by locals!


Healthy Family Expo 2017

Healthy Family Expo 2017

March 25 – 26, 2017 – Green Chair is excited to be back at the Healthy Family Expo–Vancouver’s premier Eco and Health event, with over 100 fantastic vendors and live entertainment for the whole family. Join us for another great year!


March Community Clean Up 2017

March Community Clean Up 2017

March 21, 2017 – What better way to celebrate Spring Break than to be outside and give back! Come out and join all the fun with our super green team as we clean up one of Vancouver’s neighbourhoods!!


Pacific Road Runners 2017

Pacific Road Runners 2017

February 4 – 5, 2017. CANCELLED due to weather conditions and part closure of seawall. Pacific Road Runners First Half Marathon is an iconic event that is always a blast for runners and spectators. We have a reputation of ensuring that this event creates negative waste!


LunarFest 2017

LunarFest 2017

January 27 – 29, 2017. Let’s celebrate the Year of the Rooster at LunarFest — an energetic and entertaining event featuring three full days of festivities. Help us keep this cultural and artistic event super green!


Survivor’s Pole 2016

Survivor’s Pole 2016

November 5, 2016. The raising of the historic Survivors Totem Pole will be installed in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver to pay tribute to people who have defied racism and other forms of injustice. The 27-foot totem pole will be raised in Pigeon Park.


Rock n’ Roll Half Marathon 2016

Rock n’ Roll Half Marathon 2016

October 22 – 23, 2016. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon and Cunningham Seawall 10K is famous for featuring a number of live bands along the running course and for their celebratory atmosphere. Experience lively cityscapes, oceanfront running, and spectacular mountain views.