Pacific National Exhibition

Summer Carnival Food That Won't Expand Your Waistline

Dr. Allana Polo | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Allana Polo

A trip to the carnival or fair is a summertime staple that most people don't want to miss. While the rides and excitement can be a strong lure, the food is also a much-loved reason for visiting. Notoriously deep fried, however, it doesn't exactly meet my standards for healthy or a good choice when you are trying to drop or maintain weight.

WATCH: Playland Unleashes 'The Beast'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia


LOOK: The PNE Prize Home Is Back!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

So lovely.

11 Best Things About Playland/The PNE

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Pacific National Exhibition and Playland define summer in Vancouver like nothing else. From the rides to the concerts to the food and the showroom...

PHOTOS: Tour This Year's PNE Prize Home

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It's not summer in B.C. without the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE), and it's not the PNE without the prize home. That's right, friends, the time...

Family Sues PNE After Horse Accident

CBC | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The family of 77-year-old Yuen Yen "Benny" Wong — who has been in intensive care for the past three months after being trampled by a runaway horse ...

Who Won The PNE Prize Home?

The Huffington Post,B.C. | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Dean Cockerill, a pulp mill worker from Gibsons on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast has won this year's PNE Prize Home Lottery. The winning ticket was drawn T...

Look Who's Playing The PNE

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Dust off your Hawaiian shirt and get ready for some good vibrations as The Beach Boys headline a lineup of music artists from the last six decades at ...

When Does The PNE Start?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Summer just isn't summer in Vancouver without the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE), the annual showcase of family fun that will run this year from Au...

LOOK: The 2013 PNE Prize Home

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

This year's grand prize in the PNE Prize Home Lottery is a 3,000-square-foot property on a scenic mountain lot at Sun Peaks Resort near Kamloops. B...

Why Is The PNE Cutting Prices?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver's Pacific National Exhibition is cutting prices and the number of days it's open in an effort to boost attendance.PNE president ...

PNE Attendance Plummets

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada British Columbia

PNE attendance was down this year, and a spokeswoman for the exhibition blames the high Canadian dollar. As many as 60,000 fewer attendants came to...

PNE Wraps Up Monday

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.02.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Summer officially draws to a close as The Fair at Vancouver's Pacific National Exhibition wraps up on September 3. Residents of the Lower Mainland ...

Star Trek Draws Big Crowds To PNE

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - They've boldly gone where no man has gone before — and now they've been to Vancouver's Pacific National Exhibition, too. Actors Brent...

What's Your Favourite Memory Of The PNE?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Dizzying rides, deep-fried everything and the Superdogs. Yup, the Fair at the PNE kicks off this weekend for its 102nd year of fun. Millions of peo...