Celebrate what Vancouver and the rest of BC has to offer! Tap into the pulse of the city with arts and culture festivals, food events, and more.
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC welcomes Mexican artist Ari De La Mora on Saturday, October 28 from 2pm-4pm. Mora will share her extensive knowledge of Day of the Dead (Día de Los Muertos), including its cultural, artistic, and spiritual practices. Visitors will get a chance to produce a painted paper-mache skull to take home or share at MOA’s Day of the Dead event on November 2.… more
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC will host a workshop on Saturday, October 28 from 10:30am-1pm on Tibetan painting techniques, including the production of raw pigments from crystals and gemstones. Tibetan artist Kalsang Dawa will share his perspective on the healing power of Tibetan art and its many detailed representations of the afterlife. Visitors will get a chance to produce a painted… more
The Winnipeg Comedy festival is showcasing some of Vancouver's funniest up-and-coming stand-up comedians for a chance to do a TV taping for the CBC! Tickets: $5 in advance/$10 at the door Featuring: Abdul Aziz Aaron Charles Read Alain Williams Jenny Toews Randee Neumeyer Mark Nesbitt Ryan Williams Marlene Swidzinski Matty Vu Ryan Gunther
Based on a true story, Calendar Girls is a beautiful portrait of love, loss and just how far kindred souls will go in the name of friendship. It combines cheeky comedy with heart touching realism and shows the importance of family. A character in the play purports that women, like sunflowers, are at their most beautiful just before they go to seed. He reminds them to enjoy life, appreciate the… more
Rocky Mountain Flatbread will be hosting a creepy crawly Halloween Party for families at both of our Vancouver restaurants on Sunday, October 29 from 4:30 – 7:30 pm. You’ll find tons of spooky fun on the menu along with our artisan pizzas, salads and pastas. We’ll keep the kids busy with Halloween activities while you kick back and relax with a glass of local wine or craft… more
Join us for our Tuesday morning Moms & Tots Workshops at Rocky Mountain Flatbread. Each workshop includes dance, yoga and making a nutritional snack with Dance Instructor and Holistic Registered Nutritionist Carla Budd! The classes are designed for children aged 0-5, along with their mom, dad or caregiver. When: Tuesdays, 11 am - noon Where: Rocky Mountain Flatbread Main Street, 4186 Main… more
Learn how to better motivate your team! The fourth annual BC Sport Leadership Conference is an excellent opportunity for ANYONE to learn about leadership from athletes from all walks of life, as well as, network with likeminded people. Speaking at this year's conference, Jennifer Botterill, Natalie Cook, Cindy Bristow and Dr. Adrienne Leslie-Toogood. Topics covered at this years conference… more
Singing for a Cause- A Fund-Raiser for the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign (Lions Gate Chapter) On Sunday, October 22nd at 3:00 PM at Highlands United Church (3255 Edgemont Blvd, North Vancouver) the Marcus Mosely Chorale will present an afternoon of song, with guests from the West Vancouver School District Honours Choir. “This campaign was developed to… more
Emily celebrates the release of her new music video with a concert that will include performances by some of the artists profiles in her terrific interview series #VANJAMS created with Michael Clarke. Like almost all events at Notional Space, admission is by gift, with all proceeds benefitting the artists.
Au Comptoir is pleased to welcome La Quercia Chef/Owner Adam Pegg on Monday, October 23 to co-host a seven-course collaborative dinner and celebrate our third anniversary in fine style.
Enjoy two weekends of Halloween fun - October 21st and 22nd, and October 28th and 29th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for our third annual Spoo-ook-tacular event! Special event Admission rate of $15 for 5+ years*. There are plenty of activities for all ages to enjoy including a spooky train ride in the Historic Underground, science shows, critters galore, and a dress up photo booth. Special… more
Enjoy two weekends of Halloween fun - October 21st and 22nd, and October 28th and 29th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for our third annual Spoo-ook-tacular event! Special event Admission rate of $15 for 5+ years*. There are plenty of activities for all ages to enjoy including a spooky train ride in the Historic Underground, science shows, critters galore, and a dress up photo booth.… more