September 23, 2017
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 fourth annual Etsy: Made in Canada returns to Vancouver on Saturday, Sept. 23 and Sunday, Sept. 24 a Rocky Mountaineer (1755 Cottrell St.) from 11 AM to 5 PM. Join the celebration of quality craftsmanship and dedicated makers from the Vancouver’s own backyard.
Come discover garden favourites, rare wonders and specialty bulbs for all seasons. This year’s sale focuses on less common, dormant bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes–donated by the Garden, volunteer propagation groups, and the Friends of the Garden. Last year, our crew prepped and sold 150 different taxa from Acis to Zantedeschia. The Shop in the Garden will also be open with lots of… more
Featuring: The Argyle Embargo | Christ Church Cathedral Choir | Delica Cee |Anna Whelan | Rupert Lang | Gail Suderman | Chor Leoni Men’s Choir | Linda Poligono Webster | Sister Says | Clarity Featuring indie bands, classical artists, drag divas, and choral groups performing original compositions and songs ranging from Tom Waits and Melanie to Gretchaninov and Elgar, Bike Songs culminates in a… more
Kicking of its 20th anniversary season, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC presents The Blind Boys of Alabama with Ben Heppner, Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 8pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. Hailed by The Rolling Stone as “gospel titans,” the five-time GRAMMY award-winning Blind Boys will match soulful harmonies with the mighty vocals of Canadian tenor and UBC alumnus, Ben… more
Sept. 23 and 24, 2017 VIU’s Milner Gardens & Woodland Fall Plant Sale 10am to 4pm. Take home a piece of this Heritage Garden, choosing from a variety of propagated specimens. Great discounts; come early for best selection! Gardens close 5pm. Master Gardeners will be on hand to offer advice. Enjoy tea, soup and scones in the Tea Room. Garden admission is $5.25 for adults and $3.25 for youth.… more
Get ready Vancouver / Tri-Cities for the most colorful fun-filled day of your life! You’ll have more color on you than your happy levels can handle! So get your friends and family stretched out for this amazing color blast event where you'll get blasted with color while you run the Color Vibe 5K. Color Vibe is here, and you’re about to get tagged!