False Creek Olympic Village
Once the industrial heartland of Vancouver False Creek until 1950’s was home to many sawmills and port operations. After many transformations, False Creek identified itself as the official Olympic Village for the 2010 Winter Olympics accommodating 2400 athletes, coaches and officials during the games. After which the South East portion of False Creek is now a vibrant, waterfront mix use development, home to 13,000 residents and increasing. False creek boasts a 45,000 sq ft. community centre, take part in any of the various athletic activities scheduled or sit outside on the waterfront bench and watch the dragon boats pass as they train for the next competition. What is your life like in False Creek Olympic Village? As a village, you have access to the essentials at your finger tips. A popular spot for any craft beer connosiur to enjoy a tasting or tour, or head up Main street for your choice of Vancouver best authentic dishes.