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.
Flamenco Rosario presents Cinema Centro! Join us for an evening of the flamenco film screening of Mis Hermanas. An original Flamenco Rosario production, Mis Hermanas tells the personal story and recalls the memories of Rosario Ancer growing up in Mexico, her dreams of becoming a dancer, her journey to Spain and her arrival to Vancouver, Canada.
Looking for a job? New Career? Immediate Hiring? Direct Interview? JOBS CANADA - FAIR From 1pm- 4pm. Free Admission. Vancouver - Monday, January 30th, 2017 Fairmont Hotel Vancouver 900 W Georgia St. Vancouver. BC. V6C 2W6 Meet face to face with recruiters, HR Managers and hiring companies from the Vancouver and across British Columbia. DO NOT MISS !!! Check the list of job postings and… more
Fix it and a Clothing Swap on Granville Island! This time we've partnered up with really rad organizations to bring you a full day of fix its and a clothing swap at the fabulous Granville Island Hotel! Bring your favorite clothes to repair or bring your unwanted clothes to swap, and give a new life to your favorite piece of clothing or grab a new-to-you awesome item. This event is Free… more
DOXA Documentary Film Festival’s Motion Pictures Film Series, with support from the City of Richmond, is very happy to present Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack’s Maya Angelou And Still I Rise. The life and times, and most importantly the art, of Maya Angelou is given expansive coverage in Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack’s film biography. Made over the course of four years, before her… more
The Marcus Mosely Chorale and City Soul Choirs are pleased to announce their 6th annual co-production: Stayed on Freedom: A Musical Celebration of Black History Month. This event will feature a rich tapestry of musical styles drawn from the Black Tradition. The Homegoing Brass Band, Trivo, Lincoln Tatem, Will Sanders and Ketchum & Sample are featured guests. Lonnie Delisle, guest keyboardist.… more
In a musical spectacular, Turning Point Ensemble and arguably Canada’s boldest composer, John Oswald, pay tribute to two masters – Frank Zappa, the man, the myth and the moustache, and Edgard Varèse, one of the twentieth century’s great composers. Turning Point Ensemble will expand to 30 instruments to bring Zappa’s music to the PuSh Festival. The concert will include Varèse’s… more
Come celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Rooster on Saturday, January 28th at Lonsdale Quay Market! The celebrations start with a dumpling cooking demonstration hosted by Renee Chan from True Nosh (Registration required). At 2:00 PM enjoy the traditional Eye-Dotting Ceremony, followed by the Lion Dance, which starts in the Rotunda at 2pm. Keep an eye out for The God of Fortune who will be… more
Is a food business all it’s cracked up to be? Does owning a food business get easier over time? Join us, along side a few food entrepreneurs, each at a different stage in their business, as they compare notes and share their perspective on life as a small business owner. WITH: Lisa Skelton, The Wallflower & The Smallflower (est 2009) (Moderator) Naomi Arnaut, Say Hello Sweets (est 2016)… more
See Flight of the Dragon and FlyOver Canada back-to-back! FlyOver Canada is proud to bring back Flight of the Dragon. For a limited time, guests will get to experience Flight of the Dragon and FlyOver Canada back-to-back for the regular FlyOver admission price! First, follow a mythical dragon as you soar over some of China’s most spectacular landscapes and scenery including the Great Wall… more
Lougheed will be welcoming the New Year with a vibrant drum performance by Cheondoong Performing Arts, dancing, martial arts, free Chinese calligraphy and a traditional Chinese Lion Dance. Guests will be treated to sweets, fortune cookies, and a lucky red envelope containing a $5 Lougheed gift card voucher (while supplies last, restrictions apply).
The BC Sports Hall of Fame is proud to present our All Access Experience providing an enhanced visit to the Hall of Fame including an exclusive behind the scenes tour of BC Place! The All Access Experience hits all the stadium highlights: - The Media lounge - The Premium Suite areas - The team locker rooms (when available) and - Access onto the field providing visitors with an amazing… more
Jam Theatricals and Red Truck Brewery present a special preview of STOMP, the international percussion, January 13, 2017, from 1pm – 1:30pm at Red Truck Brewery (295 East 1st Avenue). The award-winning STOMP cast will ‘play the brewery’, showcasing their talents on kegs, bottles, cans, and more to mark the close of STOMP Out Hunger, a drive in support of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank.… more
All Together Now contributor Maurice Guibord and curator Viviane Gosselin acknowledge the 50th anniversary of Expo 67 with insights, memories and collectables from this ground-breaking Canadian event. Did you attend Expo 67 – the world exposition in Montreal, held during Canada’s 100th anniversary? Join historian, All Together Now contributor and penultimate Expo-phile Maurice Guibord and… more
Nanaimo Rhododendron Society: Garth Wedemire, will speak on : “ The Rhododendron Species Foundation & Garden" Garth joined the Vancouver chapter in 1975 and was a founder and first president of the Fraser Valley chapter. He was awarded ARS Bronze medals in 1989 & 2001 as well as the ARS Silver medal in 2013. Garth serves on the board of the Rhododendron Species Foundation. He has helped… more
City Stage New West presents an evening of Shaw Shorts!, with How He Lied to Her Husband by George Bernard Shaw, and Love Letters to Mrs. Patrick Campbell, edited and arranged from historical correspondence between Shaw and Campbell by Renée Bucciarelli. Enter the Edwardian drawing room-and boxing ring-of George Bernard Shaw's How He Lied to Her Husband, brought sumptuously to life at the… more
Rocky Mountain Flatbread Main Street is hosting a series of Moms & Tots Workshops on Tuesdays from 11 am - noon. At each workshop, the kids will enjoy a two of the following activities: Story Telling, Dance, Creating Healthy Snacks, or Creative Crafts. Schedule: • January 10th - Dance + Create Your Own Coconut Milk Hot Chocolate • January 17th - Dance + Create Your Own Carrot Fries… more
Join us for the 6th Annual STAYED ON FREEDOM! A Musical Celebration of Black History Month. The evening will feature a rich tapestry of musical styles drawn from Black traditions. This concert is a co-production of The Marcus Mosely Chorale (Artistic director - Marcus Mosely, Choral Director - Darlene Ketchum, Musical Director - Bill Sample) and The City Soul Choir (director - Brian Tate) Aside… more
Re-live the Olympic hype this January and help Canada bring home the gold at the LunarFest Rooster Winter Games! The Year of the Rooster in the lunar calendar is a year for courage, bravery, and hard work - do you have what it takes to reach the podium? 2017 LunarFest is back to celebrate the Lunar New Year like never before at this three day festival in downtown Vancouver. Join us for the… more
THIS IS OUR YOUTH Written by: Kenneth Lonergan Directed by: Brett Willis Starring: Carlen Escarraga, Zac Scott and Rachel Renaud “It's sheer relief to celebrate the return of a rambunctious and witty play about wayward teen-agers and post-adolescents that doesn't turn youthful travails into plastic rap." –The New York Times THIS IS OUR YOUTH follows forty-eight hours in… more
Discover, Sample, and Save on hundred’s of Gluten Free Products while learning from leading experts. This year's Expo is even bigger and better than ever. BONUS: Free entrance to the Specialty Food Expo! 2 days, 2 stages, 2 halls - all with just one ticket. New products, Pizza’s, Pasta’s, Sausages, and more ready and waiting for you. So, don’t forget to get your… more