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Our 25th Anniversary Event has Officially Docked

Thank you for your interest, our event has reached capacity and online registration is now closed.

If you have no idea what a super post panamax gantry crane is, but love an exciting celebration full of great people and giant machines, then have we got an event for you.

Our GCT Deltaport 25th Anniversary Community Open House has it all: fun activities, free food, friends, family, and expert answers to your most burning questions, like: “What’s that tall crane thing?” And, “How many TVs fit in a container?” And, “Super post pana-what?”

It doesn’t matter if you know everything or nothing about GCT Deltaport, this is your chance to RSVP now and secure your spot for this rare behind-the-scenes experience:

  • Tour Canada’s largest marine container terminal.
  • Get up close to some of the largest heavy equipment in B.C.
  • Meet the GCT community and supply chain partners at our community display areas
  • View the largest fully-electrified on-dock rail yard in North America and help control equipment and machinery.
  • Enjoy fun activities with the whole family at our GCT Kids Zone including Delta Gymnastics Tumble Circuit, Bouncy Castles, arts, crafts and more!
  • Enter our charity raffle for a chance to win a brand new e-bike from Pedego (all proceeds going to KidSport Delta).
  • Enter to win a VIP tour of Canada’s tallest ship-to-shore cranes.
  • Live entertainment and DJ PRI spinning tunes all day long!

So whether you want to learn our lingo, or you simply want to have a good time at a great event, don’t miss the GCT Deltaport 25th Anniversary Open House.

GCT Deltaport is honoured to operate within the traditional territories of the Coast Salish Peoples, and in particular,  the traditional and treaty territory of the Tsawwassen First Nation and Musqueam Indian Band.

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Photos will be taken at this event and may appear in GCT print or digital communications or marketing materials. By attending this event, you hereby authorize GCT to use all images and voice content (as applicable) captured through video/film, photo or digital camera to be used solely for the purposes of the GCT advertising, publications and other materials—and I waive any rights of compensation or ownership thereto.

Event Details

GCT Deltaport 25th Anniversary Community Open House

Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022

Time: 10:00AM – 2:00PM

  • Thank you for your interest in the Open House, unfortunately, the event has reached capacity and online registration is now closed.
  • First shuttles load at 09:30 and last shuttles load at 1:20PM from Tsawwassen Mills
  • Opening Ceremony at 11:15

Event Location: GCT Deltaport Terminal Festival Site

Access: All guests must park at Tsawwassen Mills Shopping Centre and board a shuttle to and from the terminal.

Shuttle Pick Up & Parking:
Tsawwassen Mills Mall
5000 Canoe Pass Way, Delta, BC V4M 4G8

Bus boarding is in front of the Milestones restaurant near entrance three; shuttles will be running approximately every 15 minutes, with the first starting at 09:30.

If you require any assistance related to venue accessibility and mobility, please contact us directly at 

Please note this is a family friendly event open to all ages and the event site is smoke, drug and alcohol free. Unfortunately, there are no pets allowed on the terminal, so please leave the four legged family members at home for this event unless they are a service animal.

Adults wishing to take onsite terminal tours at GCT Deltaport are asked to bring government issued photo ID. This is not required to access the general event area.

Event Program Highlights:

  • 10:00 Event Opens
  • 11:15 Official Welcome – Tsawwassen First Nation, City of Delta, GCT
  • 12:00 Live music: Langley Ukuleles
  • 12:45 Birthday Cake & Day of the Seafarer Cheer
  • 1:00  Live music: Delta Secondary Woodwinds
  • 1:30  Kidsport E-Bike and GCT VIP Tour Prize Draws
  • 2:00  Event Closes