ALERT to Bard patrons – BRIDGE CLOSURE: On Saturday, September 23, the Burrard Bridge will be completely closed to traffic all day, including the periods before and after our performances. Please plan to use an alternate route, and allow some additional time to get to Vanier Park for our 2pm or 7:30pm start times.

Picnics by Emelle’s

Need a little nosh?

Let Bard’s Official Caterer take care of your group with delicious picnics. There are options suited to every budget and taste with vegetarian and gluten-free alternatives! Book your group’s picnics up to 48 hours before a performance and have them delivered to the Bard site, ready for when you arrive.

Groups of 10 or more receive a 5% discount on Bard Picnics from Emelle’s Catering.

Please note:  Alcohol not purchased at Bard is prohibited on site. The Bar offers a selection of red and white wine plus draft beer and ciders for purchase.

Online booking is now available for our 2017 season. Click “Order Now” to order on the Emelle’s website.
Picnic orders must be submitted no later than 2 business days prior to show date.

Launce’s Light Snack
$10 per person

light curry chicken & grape salad mini pita pockets
crunchy veg & house dip
chocolate & peanut butter rice krispy square

Vegetarian alternative – curry veg pita pockets
Gluten free alternative available add $1

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Silvia’s Supper
$20 per person

house roasted turkey & applewood smoked bacon sandwich on cranberry bread
organic heritage lettuce greens & our own basil vinaigrette
seasons bounty fruit salad
bard’s dads loaded oatmeal chocolate chunk cookie

Vegetarian alternative – avocado & havarti with pesto mayo
Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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La Dolce Delight
$22 per person

charcuterie plate
featuring cured meats & artisan cheese
fresh grilled asparagus, select savoury spreads
baguette slices
german chocolate coconut brownie

Vegetarian alternative – white bean, sundried tomatoes & thyme & artisan cheese
Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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Lovers’ Feast
$24 per person

chilled cajun sockeye salmon with corn relish
yam & arugula salad with cornbread croutons & chipotle dressing
creole brown rice medley
southern peach blueberry amaretto hand pie

Vegetarian alternative – vegan Cajun tofu
Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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