Also known as ‘East Van’, the area is home to many working class and a diversity of people, creating a strong artistic community identity.

East Vancouver stretches from the waterfront at the north end of the city, all the way to the South area by South East Marine Drive. The East Side includes the areas of Mount Pleasant, Commercial Drive, Main Street, Sunrise-Hastings, Strathcona, East Hastings, Grandview-Woodland, Killarney, Kensington-Cedar Cottage, Renfrew-Collingwood, and Victoria-Fraserview. The south end of East Vancouver is mainly home to houses, and new condo developments.