Expo 86

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

Our City Informer investigates (and advocates for a chance to once again eat McNuggets at sea).

Check Out These Cool Photos of Vancouver Circa 1986

Check Out These Cool Photos of Vancouver Circa 1986

Raymond Parker's Eighties Vancouver series shows how the city's urban landscape has changed throughout the years.

Gloria Macarenko on her time at Expo 86

Gloria Macarenko on her time at Expo 86

Thirty years ago, on October 13, Expo 86 closed its gates for good. Van Mag spoke with three high-profile Vancouverites about their time at the world’s fair, and the legacy it left behind (hint: more...

Stan Fuller on how Expo 86 invigorated Vancouver’s drinking scene

Stan Fuller on how Expo 86 invigorated Vancouver’s drinking scene

Thirty years ago, on October 13, Expo 86 closed its gates for good. Van Mag spoke with three high-profile Vancouverites about their time at the world’s fair, and the legacy it left behind (hint: more...

Jim Pattison on how Expo 86 changed Vancouver

Jim Pattison on how Expo 86 changed Vancouver

Thirty years ago, on October 13, Expo 86 closed its gates for good. Van Mag spoke with three high-profile Vancouverites about their time at the world’s fair, and the legacy it left behind (hint: more...

Charles Demers: The Summer of ’86

Charles Demers: The Summer of ’86

Thirty years ago, Expo made an indelible mark on this city—and the people who lived here