Securiguard selected as provider for the Richmond Night Market

Vancouver, BC – Securiguard is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the preferred security provider for this year’s Richmond Night Market.

Securiguard will provide uniformed security and customer service personnel for this year’s event which opens on May 17. With expanded attractions and a Magical Duck Island theme, this year’s event is certain to attract large crowds amongst both locals and visitors.

“The atmosphere provided by the Richmond Night Market is unique to Vancouver and provides an amazing experience to all who attend,” said Darcy R. Kernaghan, President & CEO of Securiguard. “This year’s Magical Duck Island theme takes this experience to a whole different level, which is sure to surprise and excite families of all ages. We are honoured to have been selected by the Night Market to contribute to their continued growth and success.“

Securiguard staff will be available throughout the Night Market’s venues to assist visitors and are clearly recognizable by their yellow and black, high visibility jackets.

The Richmond Night Market runs from May 17 through to October.

About the Richmond Night Market

The Richmond Night Market, located near the River Rock Casino Resort and Bridgeport Station, is one of Greater Vancouver’s foremost events, which runs from May through to October. This year’s Night Market features a Magical Duck Island theme and board game that allows attendees to enter to win over $100,000 in prizes, including a custom designed Mini Cooper.

Another one of this year’s primary attractions will be a 50-ft duck floating in the nearby river, a reference to the Night Market’s Duck Island location. The market has also expanded to include a carnival area which features more than a dozen game areas and a large water walker game pool. With over 350 vendors, including over 100 vendors offering popular food choices, this year’s Night Market promises to be bigger than ever.

About Securiguard Services Ltd.

Securiguard is Western Canada’s leading provider of corporate security through a focus on customer service, creating value for our clients, and caring for our people, community and the environment. We make people feel safe.

From exhibitions and concerts to festivals and charity events, Securiguard has 39 years of demonstrated experience putting tailored security solutions at the disposal of its clients. These solutions include access control and executive protection, parkade patrol and crowd management, and have been successfully deployed at a variety of indoor and outdoor public and private events throughout our history.

Securiguard is based in Vancouver with offices in Victoria, Nanaimo, Kelowna, and Edmonton.