Scotiabank Dance Centre - Vancouver, British Columbia
Scotiabank Dance Centre

Scotiabank Dance Centre

Event Types Welcomed

  • Corporate Social Events
  • Expo/Competitions
  • Family Reunions
  • Leisure Travel
  • Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Wedding Receptions


Scotiabank Dance Centre opened in the heart of downtown Vancouver in 2001 and is regarded as one of Canada’s flagship dance facilities. Designed by the eminent architect Arthur Erickson, the stunning glass-enclosed facility is one of Vancouver’s most distinctive cultural buildings. Scotiabank Dance Centre provides a unique and inspiring environment for meetings, conferences, weddings, receptions, focus groups, strategic planning and team building sessions, and special events of all kinds.

Facilities include:

  • A versatile, fully-equipped black box production/presentation space with retractable raked seating for 154, lobby with bar area and washrooms, backstage Green Room. Maximum capacity 200 including all staff, entertainers etc.
  • Two bright multipurpose studios with superb natural light and adjacent kitchenette; one studio opens out onto a canopied rooftop patio
  • Board room with projection screen, dry-erase board, telephone, adjacent kitchen area
  • Air conditioning and free public wi-fi throughout
  • Wheelchair accessible
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Meeting & Event Spaces

  • Max Capacity: 200 guests
  • Largest Classroom Style: 30
  • Largest Theatre Style: 154
  • Largest Auditorium Seating: 154
  • Largest Seated Reception: 100
  • Largest Standing Reception: 200
  • Rooftop Capacity: 120

Featured Amenities

  • Bus - Shuttle, Public Bus Access Bus
  • Near Public Transit
  • Outdoor Space
  • Paid Parking
  • Rooftop Space
  • Taxi
  • Theater Seating
  • WiFi

Venue Location + Transportation


677 Davie St,
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2G6


  • BusBus
  • MetroMetro
  • TaxiTaxi

Nearby Airport

  • Vancouver International Airport - 40 minutes

Nearby International Airport

  • Vancouver International Airport - 40 minutes


  • Onsite Parking: No

Nearby Cities

Vancouver – 0
Whistler – 75
Seattle, WA – 143

Things to Know


  • Must Use In-house Catering: No
  • External Catering Allowed: Yes
  • Can Bring in Own Food: yes


Marcuse and Zagar Studios: sound system, MP3/auxiliary input, CD player, amplifier. Faris Family Studio: full tech rider available. Projector available for rent.

  • Guest Wi-Fi: Free
  • Onsite Tech Support: Yes
  • Wi-Fi in meeting space: Yes
  • Equipment Available On-Site:
    • Projector Screen
    • Microphones
    • Sound System
    • Custom Lighting

Venue Policies

  • Alcohol Consumption: Yes
  • Smoking Permitted: no
  • ADA Accessible: Yes
  • Family Friendly: Yes
  • Pet Friendly: No