Canadian Compass

Metropolis at Metrotown Jun 12 - Jul 03

Adventures in Every Direction

June 12 – July 3, 2017
12:00PM – 7:00PM daily
Grand Court
Free event 

To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, from June 12 – July 3, Metropolis at Metrotown will be hosting Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction. Experience a unique, interactive virtual reality 360° exhibit that takes you on adventures through Canada. This free exhibit is open to the general public daily 12pm-7pm.* 

Metropolis at Metrotown is also proud to kick off the 3-week celebration with an official Canadian Citizenship Ceremony on June 12th in Grand Court. 

There will be plenty of selfie opportunities of Canada's iconic landscapes, and even a chance to print out your digital photos on the spot at our photo booth, with proceeds being donated to Burnaby Community Services http://www.bbyservices.ca/ 

The Metropolis Express train will be taking children and parents around the Lower Level and handing out giveaways throughout the 3-week celebration. Children age 12 and under ride free. Adults $1, with all proceeds being donated to Burnaby charities.

Don’t forget to drop by our contest kiosks to enter for a chance to win a grand prize $1,000 shopping spree, or a weekly prize of a $250 Metropolis at Metrotown gift card. 

Virtual Reality 360 videos provided by:
Niagara Falls Tourism – http://www.niagarafallstourism.com   
Travel Alberta – http://www.travelalberta.com  
Destination British Columbia – http://www.destinationbc.ca    
Aurora Borealis – Perspective Films – http://perspectivefilms.ca  

* This exhibit is open to everyone ages 8+. Any children ages 8-12 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian during the VR 360 exhibit. 

This virtual reality 360 exhibit may contain certain visual images which may cause altered vision, dizziness or motion sickness. Customers concerned about motion sickness or photosensitive epilepsy or conditions aggravated by visual stimuli are advised to refrain from participating.