FREE OLYMPICS – DAY 6

Day 5 was a day of household chores for me, so I apparently missed out on some good street hockey fun on Granville St. yesterday. Tonight though, day 6, I was in the thick of the action. :D

I gave up trying to go to the Heineken House at Richmond’s O Zone after hearing that it was next to impossible to get in once again from a friend’s friend. Some colleagues and I decided instead to hang around Science World and the Downtown core for the evening.

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The Russia House at Science World was already closed by 5pm, but there was this interesting structure close by

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Inside the Saskatchewan “bubble” (?). At night they project a 360 degree video of all things Saskatchewan. Cool effect!

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I don’t know his name, but this artist put on a great show inside the Saskatchewan House — great guitar player!

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The roofless Quebec House. lol  It was too early (before 6:30pm) for the party to be under way there.

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Robson Square had some performances going on during the evening

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The Vancouver Party Patrol 2010 guys brought music around 10pm and it didn’t take long for people to join in the fun on Granville St. I don’t do the clubbing scene, but seeing people dancing and having a great time was a blast! The Irish House had a $20 cover charge, but this was probably more fun and all free! :D

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I got lucky with this cool “ghostly” shot (1/3 second exposure, with the subject jumping in the air for her pose)

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At 11pm, the nightly fireworks and laser show at Robson Square were on

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