St Patrick's Day in Vancouver
It has been predicted that 300,000 spectators to come to the downtown Vancouver core for the St Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, March 15, 2009. That day the Vancouver Animal Defense League is organizing a protest demonstration against both the Canadian commercial seal hunt and fur merchants Snowflake Furs. The group will gather outside the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, 900 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, at noon and stay for at least two hours. Hundred's of protestors will be lining the street as the St Patrick's Day parade goes by. Plenty of leaflets, posters, banners, buttons, and signs will be provided, so bring all your friends!