Same Vancouver Location Confirmed for 2016!

Three days of VW fun planned again this year with the main event
to be held at Concord Pacific Expo Site, on Sunday, Aug 21st, 2016.




- FRIDAY AUGUST 19th -
DVKK 17th Annual "Strip Show"
The DVKK sponsored Strip Show and the
Zündfolge Car Club sponsored Stock Motor Challenge

Start the weekend off right with Drag Racing at Mission Raceway Park, 1/4 mile drag racing open to all air-cooled & water-cooled VWs. Whether you have a bone stock 36'er, a high strung 2L turbo, 16 valves or a bunch of burnt ones...bring it out and have some fun on the 1/4 mile! Open to all VW's (Air & H2O) and any other street cars that pass tech. $1000 in Cash Payouts! Gates open at 5pm and racing runs until dark.

Mission Raceway Park, 32670 Mission, BC, V2V 5V6
Check out www.missionraceway.com or here is a Map for directions.



- SATURDAY AUGUST 20th -
Pancake Breakfast
presented by Regency VW and
co-hosted by the Strictly German Volkswagen Association

Join us Saturday, August 20th at Regency Volkswagen, Coquitlam between 10am-1pm for lots of great VW action. Enjoy a Show & Shine, Pancake Breakfast (co-hosted by Strictly German Volkswagen Association), and Shop Tours.

Regency Volkswagen, 2555 Barnet Highway, Coquitlam, BC, V3H 1W4
Check out www.regencyvw.com or here is a Map for directions.

In the afternoon...

All VW Cruise
led by Zündfolge Car Club

Experience the fun of an All VW Cruise! Starting at Regency VW @ 1pm, the Zündfolge Car Club will lead us on a scenic trip through the lower mainland ending at the GCVWS 25th Birthday Bash @3:30pm.

Then later that evening...

GCVWS 25th Birthday Bash
presented by Open Road VW and co-hosted by
Zündfolge Club, Strictly German, Victoria VW Club, Dub Allstars, OKVW and the DVKK

Head on over to Open Road VW, 3775 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, BC @ 3:30pm-Late, for the Family friendly event you have been waiting for! We're clearing out the Open Road VW Dealership and throwing a birthday party you won't soon forget! Show n Shine, Bouncy Castle for the kids, Dunk Tank, Games, Prizes, 50/50, plus the Firemen will be on hand with their Trucks, so let your little ones jump in and turn on the siren! Take a walk thru Canada's most state-of-the-art Dealer and Service Center, check out some Vintage Air Cooled and High Performance cars on the hoists within the shop, plus more amazing show cars displayed within the show room. If you need to detail your car before the Sunday show, Open Road VW will have their car wash and detail center open so you can get your car looking it's best!

Thirsty? Thanks to Central City Brewing we'll have a beer garden for the Adults to enjoy as well as a great BBQ hosted by the Firemen of Yolo Racing (vegetarian available). Head to the rooftop and enjoy the party! We'll have live bands including the Surf Music of The Flat Fours, the latin infused ska/rock of Caracas plus others, all with the backdrop of the beautiful North Shore Mountains.

Movie night? Did someone say Herbie? Thats right we will have Herbie the Love Bug inside the show room to interact with kids of all ages! Grab a blanket and relax on the grass as we show three Herbie Movies on the massive big screens inside the showroom. Bring a lawn chair and just kick back and enjoy the music, food, VW's and Sunset! Tell a friend, tell the family, we have room for everyone!

The Yolo race team and Firefighters will be on hand with tickets for a chance to win a trip for two anywhere Westjet flys! Please support our Firefighters and their causes.

Conveniently located across the street from the Host Hotel. Drink responsibly, options to get home safe will be provided.

Open Road VW, 3775 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, BC, V5C 0J4
Check out www.openroadvw.ca or here is a Map for directions.



- SUNDAY AUGUST 21st -
25th Annual Great Canadian VW Show
presented by CIP1.com

*** Same Location Confirmed ***
Concord Pacific Expo Site, 88 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, BC

Here is a Map for directions!

Spectators: Enter for Free! | Gates Open: 7:00am | Show Starts: 9:00am | Awards Ceremony: 3:30pm

The Great Canadian Volkswagen Show will welcome approximately 5000 car enthusiasts and their families to the Concord Pacific Expo Site. Air cooled and Water cooled, New and Old, VWs will be on display and ready for judging throughout the park. Families can enjoy taking part in a variety of activities and vendors will be showcasing what’s new and hot on the market.

Western Canada's largest VW event attracts some of the finest Stock and Custom VWs from around the Pacific Northwest, including many past and present Hot VWs Magazine feature cars (18+ cars shot at past GCVW shows). Over 100 awards in 48 Classes. All types of VWs in any condition welcome. Dealer Displays, Swap Area, 50/50 Draw, Trivia Contests and more...an entire day of VW fun for the whole family!

The fee for Displaying your VW is $25 CAD. Registration will be on Sunday morning only, from 8:00am to 11:00am, space cannot be reserved or guaranteed day-of-show. No pre-registration for this year's show.
Please note: For the safety of all spectators, once vehicles are parked in the show car area they must remain until after the awards ceremony which runs from approx 3:30-4:30pm.

Swap Meet Area spaces are available for every type of VW parts vendor. We offer small private (15' x 15') swap spaces for $40. Swap setup opens at 7am and closes when space is filled (on a first come, first-served basis) and is usually full by 10am. For Dealer Display and New Product Vendor areas, please contact the show administrator to pre-register (no day-of-show registration).

Sorry...no pre-registration for this year's show. All our events are Rain or Shine.


We're pleased to be working with the Firefighters Without Borders Canada again this year!
They will be on site with a display of their equipment and VW Baja race car, to help raise funds for their charities:
Raise a Reader, Vancouver Burn Fund, and Canuck House
Please visit: www.fwbcanada.ca


Host Hotel for 2016
Accent Inns Burnaby 3777 Henning Drive, Burnaby, BC - MAP
Book now to ensure your room! - Tel 604-473-5000 or 1-800-663-0298
Special rates starting at $159/night when you mention our Group ID (#5126986)
We are very proud to have Accent Inns Burnaby as our Host Hotel this year!


The GCVWS crew are proud to announce Westjet Airlines as a sponsor of the 2016 GCVWS Weekend! The Westjetters Caring for our Community program has donated two tickets anywhere Westjet flys, to be raffled off as part of this years fundraising effort for Firefighters Without Borders Canada. Thanks Westjet! Have a look at some of their amazing destinations!!