Honda Celebration of Light Before the Fireworks, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Before the Fireworks arrive early to enjoy the Musical venues, Food Trucks, Snack Stands, Mrazek Airshow, and Parade of Boats. This video was taken on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from Vanier Park 3 hours before Team Canada's Fireworks display. Then enjoy the world's largest annual offshore Fireworks competition staged on English Bay showcasing pyrotechnic displays by competing countries over three nights. The smoky haze was caused by the worst Forest Fires in British Columbia's history.
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0:16 over 200,000 people gather along English Bay to watch the Fireworks
0:35 enjoy the Food & Drink Stands and Music Venues
0:52 The smoky haze was caused by the worst Forest Fires in British Columbia's history
1:30 The Mrazek Airshow at 7;45pm is a crowd favourite
2:57 Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornets roar over English Bay to celebrate Canada 150
3:48 Coast Guard Rescue Hovercraft and Fire Boat
4:02 Two large Barge platforms are used for the Fireworks
4:59 Crowds fill the shoreline as Boats jockey for position
7:20 After the Fireworks watch all these Boats race back to False Creek in the dark
7:54 This Million Dollar Luxury Yacht comes with accent lighting on the mast, rigging and paddles
8:24 - - - 30 min warning
8:40 Boat Race to False Creek, Chaos in the Dark !
Honda Celebration of Light Team Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia #81
The world's largest annual offshore Fireworks competition staged on English Bay showcases pyrotechnic displays by competing countries over three nights. Judged by a Panel of experts on Size-10pts, Design-30pts, Synchronization-20pts, Effects-15pts, Soundtrack-15pts, Fireworks-10pts, winner announced 2 days later. http://hondacelebrationoflight.com/
2017 Fireworks start at 10:00pm for its 27th Anniversary.
Saturday, July 29th - Akariya Firework Team, Japan
Wednesday, August 2nd - Jubilee Fireworks Team, United Kingdom
Saturday, August 5th - Royal Pyrotechnie Team, Canada
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