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Welcome back, Foodstock 2024!

It’s official! – Foodstock, the much-loved Food Bank Fundraiser Festival, is making a triumphant return to Swangard Stadium on Sunday, June 23, 2024! Brace yourself for an unforgettable day filled with live music, delectable food, refreshing drinks, and an even more extensive array of activities to support the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. This year’s festival boasts a stellar lineup featuring the musical talents of Yukon Blonde and The Matinee. But that’s not all – stay tuned for more exciting artist announcements coming this spring.

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Credit: Renegade Rock

What is it?

Foodstock 2024 is not just a festival; it’s a celebration of community, music, and culinary delights, all coming together for a cause. It’s an annual Food Bank Fundraiser Festival that brings people of all ages together to enjoy fantastic live music, indulge in local cuisine and craft beverages, and participate in various activities, all while supporting the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. The excitement also unfolds at the iconic Swangard Stadium, right between the intersection of Burnaby and Vancouver.

What to expect?

This year promises to be bigger and better than ever, offering a delightful blend of music, food, drinks, and activities. Here’s a sneak peek into what you can expect on Sunday, June 23, 2024:

  1. Live Music Extravaganza: Yukon Blonde and The Matinee will grace the stage with their electrifying performances, setting the tone for an unforgettable day.
  2. Savour the Flavours: Indulge your taste buds with a wider variety of food options, showcasing the best of local cuisine. From savoury delights to sweet treats, there’s something for every palate. Don’t forget to also explore the expanded marketplace featuring favourites from last year and discover unique creations from local artisans.
  3. Quench Your Thirst: Reconnect with familiar drink partners like Kits Beach Beer and welcome new partners as they serve up refreshing local craft beverages.
  4. Games and Activities: Knotty Games returns with more engaging activities to keep the fun going throughout the day. Bring your competitive spirit and enjoy a variety of yard games on the field. It’s the perfect way to unwind and connect with friends old and new.
  5. Supporting a Worthy Cause: Remember, your ticket to Foodstock 2024 is not just an entry pass – it’s a contribution to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. Join them in making a positive impact on the lives of those in need.

What’s the admission fee?

General admission is $35. Each ticket includes one full sized beverage from one of the drink partners. This is a 19+ event. All attendees will be required to show appropriate identification before accessing the venue. Secure your spot by purchasing tickets here before it sold out!

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Credit: Renegade Rock

To-know before attending

  • Dress for the Weather: As the festival takes place outdoors, it’s essential to dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Come prepared with jackets, hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen to ensure your comfort throughout the day.
  • Get Cozy: Bring your blankets or lawn chairs and settle into the inviting atmosphere of Swangard Stadium’s field.


To ensure that visitors have the best possible experience at Foodstock 2024, Greater Vancouver Food Bank offers a range of resources and information. Whether you’re planning your visit or looking for additional details during the event, these resources will guide you through the enchanting festival.

  • Official Website: The official website of Greater Vancouver Food Bank provides comprehensive information about what they do, their vision & mission, donation, and other projects . Visit here for the latest updates.
  • Event Website: Plan your visit by checking the detailed event page. Ensure you don’t miss out on special performances, the vendor list, or F&B list. Read it here!