From shopping to fishing, discover an array of things to do in Richmond
Adventure awaits just steps from your hotel room at the Radisson Blu, where you’ll be close to the area’s top things to do—from finding great deals at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver to angling for sturgeon along the Fraser River. If you’re a foodie, you’ll love the seasonal Richmond Night Market and the great dining along Alexandra Road, a three-block stretch with dozens of restaurants. For a convenient way to explore popular Vancouver destinations like BC Place Stadium and the Commodore Ballroom, ride our complimentary shuttle to the YVR airport and board the Canada Line SkyTrain for direct service downtown.
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BC Place Stadium6.04 mi / 9.72 km from the hotel
The largest multipurpose venue of its kind in British Columbia, BC Place Stadium welcomes more than one million guests each year to events ranging from football and high school sports to trade shows, fun fairs, and world-class musical concerts.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver0.48 mi / 0.77 km from the hotel
Across the street from the Canada Line SkyTrain station, this bustling shopping center offers stores like Michael Kors, Kate Spade, and Coach.
CF Richmond Centre1.66 mi / 2.66 km from the hotel
Featuring more than 200 stores and service providers, CF Richmond Centre offers top Canadian names in fashion and familiar global retailers like Apple, Michael Kors, Sephora, and H&M.
Steveston Village5.06 mi / 8.14 km from the hotel
Take in the sights and sounds of this historic fishing village and popular filming location. Tour heritage sites, visit Fisherman’s Wharf for fresh-caught seafood, and discover your inner photographer on scenic harbor walks.
Commodore Ballroom6.24 mi / 10.04 km from the hotel
Check out what’s on in downtown Vancouver at this beloved art deco venue dating back to the late 1920s. Hosting some of the world’s top musical acts, the Commodore offers plenty of entertainment while you’re in town.
Museum of Anthropology7.62 mi / 12.26 km from the hotel
You can spend an afternoon or several days in this renowned museum at the University of British Columbia. Exhibits include art and artifacts from cultures around the world, with special emphasis on the Pacific Northwest’s First Nations.
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden6.34 mi / 10.2 km from the hotel
Attend an event or stroll the paths of this beautiful, seasonally varied garden created in collaboration with master gardeners from Suzhou. You can also relax in one of several pavilions or view art exhibitions at the Hall of One Hundred Rivers.
Aberdeen Centre0.58 mi / 0.94 km from the hotel
This popular shopping center is home to more than 160 stores offering a wide range of products and services. The mall boasts several restaurants, an indoor playground, an 800-seat food court, and a 60-foot musical water fountain in the central atrium.
Alexandra Road1.11 mi / 1.79 km from the hotel
Known to locals as “Food Street,” Alexandra Road is a must-visit for those who like a culinary adventure. Sample a variety of Asian cuisines as you choose from more than 70 restaurants packed into a three-block stretch.
Granville Island5.53 mi / 8.9 km from the hotel
Best known for hosting one of the country’s most spectacular fresh food markets, Granville Island is a popular urban oasis filled with fine waterfront restaurants, theaters, galleries, studios, unique shops, and cafés.
Richmond Night Market0.38 mi / 0.61 km from the hotel
Sample a variety of Asian street foods and find unique products from more than 200 vendors at this popular marketplace that runs from May through September.
Vancouver Aquarium7.58 mi / 12.19 km from the hotel
Spend a day exploring the beautiful Stanley Park and don’t miss Canada’s largest aquarium, located in its heart. Home to more than 70,000 animals including dolphins, penguins, anacondas, and three-toed sloths, Vancouver Aquarium is a must-see.