Community Day

Plan your visit.

About Community Day

What is Community Day?
Community Day is the key celebration of Langara’s 49th anniversary on 49th Avenue. Learn more about Langara’s story and our 49th anniversary campaign, Beyond 49.

Do I need a ticket to Community Day?
You don’t need a ticket to join us at Community Day. Everyone is welcome and it’s free to attend. You can RSVP to the event for a chance to win a grand prize holiday to Victoria, but this is not compulsory.

How much does it cost to get in?
Nothing! The event is free to attend. Remember to bring some cash (or credit card) for our beer and wine garden, food trucks, and Beyond 49 merch. Langara College has one ATM on campus and it’s located in A Building beside the Cafeteria.

Can I attend the event if I never attended Langara?
Yes. We want to celebrate our anniversary with everyone.

Who do I contact if I have questions about Community Day?
Please email us at beyond49@langara.ca.

Will the event proceed in the event of rain?
You bet! In Vancouver, a little rain doesn’t hurt.

Preparing for the Day

Where is Langara College located?
Langara College is located at 100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver on the corner of West 49th and Ontario Street.

How do I get to Community Day?
Langara is promoting a car-free sustainable day and we encourage you to walk, bike, bus, or train to campus. The College is easily accessible via public transit by Canada Line and Bus. Visit translink.ca to plan your journey.

Where can I park?
We are promoting a car-free event. Limited on-campus parking will be available. Refer to the campus map for details.

Is there somewhere safe to lock my bike?
100%! We are excited to offer a Bike Valet service near our Ontario Street entrance. Park your ride and enjoy the day.

What should I bring?

  • Bring your blanket, water bottle, sunscreen, and a fun attitude!
  • Our Hops & Grapes Garden is a 19+ area. All guests who would like to enter the beer and wine garden must have two pieces of ID, including a government issued photo ID

What food options will be available?
Local food trucks will be on campus dishing out delicious delicacies. Find them along West 49th Avenue and on the west side of T Building.

Is it a dog-friendly event?
Dogs are welcome to attend the outdoor portions of the event but must be on leash at all times. Dogs are not permitted inside campus buildings unless they are a service dog.

Who do I contact if I require accessibility accommodations?
If you are planning to attend Community Day and require accessibility accommodations, please feel free to email beyond49@langara.ca in advance so that we can best assist you.

Can I get water on site? Will there be free water fill stations?
Did you say free water? Be one of the first to visit the RBC Water Station and receive a free refillable water bottle. RBC will also be stationed on campus to refill your bottle all day or go to one of the many water stations inside campus buildings. Check out the map for details. GULP!

Event Day

Please remember Langara College is Smoke-Free Campus
For the health and wellbeing of our community members, Langara College is a smoke-free environment. Students, employees, and visitors to our campus are expected to refrain from smoking or vaping anywhere on our campus, including private vehicles.

Security/Lost and Found
During Community Day, Lost and Found will be located at Campus Security. After this time, Lost and Found will be in its normal location in the T Building on the first floor, by the Registrar and Enrolment Services, Information Services. To report a lost or found item, you may call 604.323.5177 or email geninfo@langara.ca.

Hours of operation are:

  • Monday to Thursday: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Friday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm

To report a theft of property, contact Campus Security at 604.562.1011 (or ext. 5270 from a campus phone) or visit the Campus Security Office. For useful, precautionary information, visit our Loss Prevention webpage.

Where are bathrooms located?
Please refer to the campus map for washroom locations. Portable toilets are located on North and South campus. Langara College also has a number of all-gender washrooms available for public use.

Below is the full list of all-gender washrooms available for everyone to use:

  • A Building: A125 & A133
  • B Building: B140, B245o & B245p
  • C Building: C515a
  • T Building: T201, T203, T357, T457 & T557
  • LSU building: S017