Hasting-Sunrise has an old-world personality. It’s often called "East Village" by the locals.
Hastings-Sunrise - Vancouver
There is a strong mosaic feeling to this neighbourhood as the immigrant population is high with Italian, Chinese, Eastern European, and South Asian heritage. Walking down the neighbourhood offers a multicultural experience.
The well-known Pacific National Exhibition holds the annual 17-day summer fair and has been doing so since 1910. It’s one of the best-attended events in all of British Columbia.
Hastings Racecourse is a distinguished racing track in Vancouver. This exciting experience draws many to this neighbourhood.
Hastings-Sunrise Community Centre is there to keep residents active and healthy with a bunch of programs, a fitness centre, a multi-functional gym, and racquetball courts.
Parks and Green Space - Hastings-Sunrise
Hastings-Sunrise is a great neighbourhood for those who love the outdoors. With the water on the northern border and the middle of the neighbourhood filled with green space, this is a nature lovers paradise. Parks and fields make up about a third of the whole neighbourhood.
New Brighton Park
- This fantastic park is situated along the water. It has a playground, wide-open green space, an off-leash dog park, a small beach, a walking path, an outdoor pool, and big shady trees.
Burrard View Park
- Families can bring their furry friends to Burrard View Park to enjoy the off-leash dog area. It’s also a great spot for a picnic.
- Hastings Park is located in the middle of the neighbourhood and is actually made up of multiple little parks, sports facilities, racing track, food vendors, and amusement rides. It’s an incredible place to spend the day with the family. There is also a bike path that goes all the way around. Slidey Slides Park is one of the smaller parks in Hastings Park. It’s a park for both kids and adults alike. With extra-long and high slides, playgrounds, wall climbing, a sandpit, swings, and climbing structures, children can easily spend hours running around playing here. For adults looking to stay healthy and have fun, there is also outdoor fitness equipment, ping pong tables, beach volleyball, a parkour course, a track field, and soccer fields. Another part of the overall park is Hastings Park Sanctuary Small Pond which is an outdoor oasis with a charming wooden bridge, a sizable pond, green space, wildlife, hiking paths, and even an eagles nest. Hastings Skatepark is well-loved by the skateboard community.
has the feel of a typical neighbourhood park with a playground, walking paths, and wide-open green space.
Plateau Sports Park
, another piece of the Hastings Park puzzle, is where sports fans go to enjoy basketball courts and soccer fields. For a place to enjoy tranquillity in Hastings Park people can head to Momiji Gardens
which are beautiful Japanese gardens with calming ponds.
Most of the houses in this neighbourhood are single-family detached homes. There are also some low and mid-rise multi-family buildings mixed in as well. There are large heritage homes as well as new loft buildings full of smaller homes and work/live buildings. There are many young professionals and artists living in this community. Hastings-Sunrise condos for sale