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Special Event Advisory: CONTACT Winter Music Festival

December 21st, 2018

Vancouver, B.C. Event organizers are advising guests who are attending the CONTACT Winter Music Festival at BC Place on Friday, December 28th and Saturday, December 29th, 2018 of some key tips in order to help attendees have a memorable and seamless experience.

For guests attending CONTACT Winter Music Festival at BC Place:

  • GENERAL ENTRY to the venue is through Gate A (closest to Robson St. & Beatty St.) Doors open at 5:00PM and pre-screening will start at 4:30PM each day.
  • BE PREPARED for bag and security checks, and ensure you observe the prohibited items list provided in the Guest Information link below. Guests are encouraged NOT to bring bags to the event. Bags, purses, backpacks or bulky items including large coats must be checked upon entry.
  • PLAN A RESPONSIBLE ROUTE to and from the event. Guests are encouraged to use transit as parking around the stadium is limited.

In addition to these key tips, guests are encouraged to read the complete Guest Information package that was sent to all ticket holders in advance of the event. A link to this information can be found at:

For up to minute information from the stadium, guests are also encouraged to follow @BCPlace on Twitter.

Media Contact:

Eddie Tabakman

604.306.0875 (mobile)