Metro Vancouver calendar for February 2019. Best festivals, fun things to do, BC Family Day, Valentine's Day, Chinese New Year Celebrations, shows & events, weekend fairs, free kids' activities in Vancouver, BC

February 16, 2019

Sat

Celebrate Family Day at Vancouver Aquarium

Enjoy Family Day fun, fins and feathers at the Vancouver Aquarium

Vancouver | Vancouver Aquarium | 10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Family

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Clown Gym - Work it OUT

This Is For Conditioning! Work Your Clown Muscles! Get Your Weekly Work Out Play Out Here With Us

Vancouver | Dusty Flower Shop | 12:00 am to 3:00 pm | Comedy

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival: The Comedy Pitch Showcase presented by American High

The Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival and American High have invited emerging filmmakers to pitch their comedy film ideas to executives from production company, American High!

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 12:00 am to 1:30 pm | Film

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Annie - An Align Entertainment Inc. Production

Align Entertainment presents the family favourite Annie: The Musical. Annie is based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, and it has become a worldwide phenomenon

Burnaby | Michael J Fox Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Musical

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival. Just One More Take: A Comedy Directors Panel

Lights, Camera, COMEDY! Join us for an all-encompassing chat with three of your favorite comedy film directors, as they shed light on how they put their hilarious, original, and sometimes crazy ideas into motion

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm | Film

The Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole By David Lindsay-Abaire

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58: Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

West Vancouver | Kay Meek Centre for the Performing Arts | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival. Hollywood North: Financing Your Future Comedy Film

Vancouver, also referred to as Hollywood North, is a breeding ground for talented filmmakers. The focus of this panel will be the various avenues for financing your future comedy

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm | Film

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Whitney Cummings

Whitney Cummings is a comedian, writer, and actress who has performed in stand-up specials for both HBO and Comedy Central

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Comedy

Lil Mosey

Lyrical Lemonade presents kamikaze rapper Lil Mosey as he plays with guests

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

second Girl Gotta Eat Podcast show

Girls Gotta Eat Podcast is coming in hot for a live show where Ashley, Rayna, and special guests will answer all those burning questions about sex, dating, and relationships in a one-of-a-kind, interactive experience

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Music

Vancouver Warriors vs. Saskatchewan Rush

The Vancouver Warriors are a professional box lacrosse team in the National Lacrosse League

Vancouver | Rogers Arena | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Sports

Richmond Community Orchestra & Chorus Association Concert: Rising Stars 2019

The Richmond Orchestra is proud to present its 10th annual Rising Stars concert featuring the winners of the Richmond Music Festival

Richmond | Fraserview MB Church | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

Vancouver Opera: La Bohème

Vancouver Opera presents: This new production of La Bohème is – literally – an enormous vintage picture postcard of Paris

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Opera

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

An Align Entertainment Inc. Production: Annie

Align Entertainment presents the family favourite Annie: The Musical. Annie is based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, and it has become a worldwide phenomenon

Burnaby | Michael J Fox Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Musical

North Vancouver Community Players: Drinking Alone By Norm Foster

In this romantic comedy set in the midst of a dysfunctional family reunion, Joe Todd hires Rene Duchene to pose as his fiancée for an evening so that he can impress his father, Ivan

North Vancouver | Hendry Hall | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Masterpiece: Famous Choruses of Great Composers

This concert culminates our 39th annual National Conductors’ Symposium

Vancouver | Shaughnessy Heights United Church | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Ivan Decker

Ivan Decker, originally from Vancouver, now Los Angeles- based, is a writer, standup comic and actor, known for his sharp, polished, and multi-layered observational comedy

Vancouver | the Comedy MIX | 8:00 pm to 11:30 pm | Comedy

Maz Jobrani: The Still Touring Tour

In the Spring of 2016, Maz performed at the White House where he had the privilege of introducing Michelle Obama.

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Mark Takeshi McGregor + Liam Hockley

Flutist Mark Takeshi McGregor has been praised for his “mind blowing” performances of “huge physical energy” (Times Colonist)

Vancouver | Orpheum Annex | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Thank You for Being A Friend

Miami’s four favourite Golden Girls -Dorothy, Sophia, Rose, and Blanche - reunite in puppet-form (with their character‑perfect actors/puppeteers) to deliver all the classic dialogue, razor-sharp gags, and taboo-breaking stories you'd expect from the 1990s

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Show

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Fred Armisen: Comedy for Musicians but Everyone is Welcome

Fred Armisen is an actor, comedian, voice artist, screenwriter, producer, singer and musician best recognized as a cast member on NBC’s Saturday Night Live from 2002 through 2013, which won him a Peabody Award

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Comedy

Sin City Valentine’s Fetish Ball

Join all your kinky friends for Sin City’s epic Fetish Valentine’s Ball, always one of our biggest parties of the year!

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 2:00 am | Party

Bowie Celebration

2019 North America Winter Tour. The David Bowie Alumni Tour featuring Mike Garson

Vancouver | Commodore Ballroom | 9:30 pm to 11:55 pm | Music

DubVision

On Saturday, Feb 16th we welcome back the dynamic brother duo DubVision at the Harbour Event Centre

Vancouver | Harbour Event Centre | 10:00 pm to 3:00 am | Music

Bossy: Femme-Powered Hip Hop and R&B

Come get sweaty on the dance floor at Bossy, our Femme powered Hip Hop and R&B dance party

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 10:30 pm to 2:00 am | Party

February 17, 2019

Sun

Issamba - African Rhythms Collective Workshop Series

Jump up your skills on Djembé, Balafon, Dun-dun (bass drum) playing as well as African style dancing

Vancouver | The Dance Centre | 9:00 am to 8:00 pm | Dance

Celebrate Family Day at Vancouver Aquarium

Enjoy Family Day fun, fins and feathers at the Vancouver Aquarium

Vancouver | Vancouver Aquarium | 10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Family

Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market

Located on the PNE Fairgrounds between the Forum & the Agrodome, the Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market brings fresh local goods every Sunday from November-April

Vancouver | PNE/Playland | 10:00 am to 2:00 pm | Market

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole By David Lindsay-Abaire

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

Family Day at PdA!

Gather up the clan and drop by Family Day at PdA to immerse yourself in art!

Coquitlam | Place des Arts | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Family | Free

Vancouver Recital Society: Filippo Gorini, piano

22-year-old pianist Filippo Gorini is praised for his rare intellect, temperament, and vivid imagination

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Music

Studio 58: Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

Mr. Jackson & Mr. Tompkins: A Two-Gentleman Improv Show

See Marc Evan Jackson And Paul F. Tompkins, Two American Gentlemen Enact False Stories For A Duration Of One Full Hour And Perhaps Ten Additional Minutes

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Comedy

Pre-show Talk with Steve Maddock

Join vocalist, educator, and musica intima member Steve Maddock for a pre-show exploration of these two groundbreaking musical forms.

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm | Show | Free

Lil Mosey

Lyrical Lemonade presents kamikaze rapper Lil Mosey as he plays with guests

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Nate Bargatze

Hailing from Old Hickory, Tennessee, rising stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze is selling out shows across America

Vancouver | The Rio Theatre | 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Comedy

Bobby McFerrin: Circlesongs

Bobby McFerrin is a virtuoso of the human voice

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Music | Free

Jim Campilongo & Luca Benedetti Guitar Duo

Two of New York’s most unique and acclaimed guitarists team up for a rare West Coast appearance

Vancouver | St. James Hall | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Haters Roast – The Shady Tour 2019

It’s an outrageous evening of unapologetic comedy starring the contestants from the reality television show on VH1. They’re all sisters when they walk on stage, but that’s when everything changes as the queens read each other for filth – all in good fun

Vancouver | The Orpheum | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Comedy

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Steve-O

Steve-O (a.k.a. Stephen Glover) was willing to do whatever it took to become famous, even if it meant stapling his ball sack to his leg

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Comedy

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Stop Podcasting Yourself

Stop Podcasting Yourself is a 3-time Canadian Comedy Award winning podcast based out of Vancouver, BC

Vancouver | The Rio Theatre | 9:30 pm to 10:45 pm | Comedy

Soju Sunday: 3 Year Anniversary Party

Soju Events is 3 years old and you are invited to the biggest Soju birthday party to celebrate us, to celebrate K-Pop and mainly to celebrate you Soju fam – as we wouldn’t be here without your support and belief in what we do

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 10:00 pm to 3:00 am | Party

Slow Jam Sundays

Family Day Reunion

Vancouver | Commodore Ballroom | 10:00 pm to 11:59 pm | Party

80s Night

Lycra, leopard print, intense perms, and more. Whether you lived through it, were born during, or are just nostalgic for a time you never knew, join us for a night of 80’s celebration. Just playin’ hits!

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 11:00 pm to 2:00 am | Party

February 19, 2019

Tue

Tunes for Tots with Saxalamode

Tunes for Tots is a fun and interactive introduction to music and dance for pre-schoolers in the Centennial Theatre Performance Studio on Tuesdays

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 10:00 am to 12:00 am | Kids

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Ken Jeong

Actor, producer, and writer, Ken Jeong, best known for his iconic performance in Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Hangover, has established himself as one of today’s top comedic stars

Vancouver | The Orpheum | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Comedy

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents The Ryan and Amy Show

The Ryan and Amy Show has been successfully performing across North America for the last 10 years. This award-winning duo has over 100 videos online and over 6 MILLION views

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Comedy

The Rogue Folk Club presents Roguelele Night

Whether you're a ukulele novice or a seasoned strummer the Vancouver Ukulele Circle is for you! It's the oldest ukulele club on the American Continent

Vancouver | St. James Hall | 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Vancouver Opera: La Bohème

Vancouver Opera presents: This new production of La Bohème is – literally – an enormous vintage picture postcard of Paris

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Opera

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Dean Lewis With special guests: Jack Grey & SYML

Dean Lewis is an Australian singer and songwriter from Sydney

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Little Mountain Improv

Little Mountain Improv hosts a weekly show in Vancouver, and it is hilarious, loose and ridiculous. Classic improv games meet an experimental long form, with the ensemble cast devising a new form every month

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Comedy

Little Mountain Improv

Weekly shows from all star improv people in Vancouver BC!

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Comedy

February 20, 2019

Wed

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic - and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly! - that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

The BC Home and Garden Show

The BC Home and Garden Show returns to BC Place! Celebrating its 48th anniversary, the show offers real advice, real inspiration and real experts to British Columbians

Vancouver | BC Place | 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Exhibition

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Live

Kevin O'Leary will be hosting a LIVE wealth-building event in Vancouver, and tickets won't last long! Join us at this fun, relaxed and informative Conference that is guaranteed to give you a new way to think about making money like never before

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | Lecture

JFL Northwest Presents: An Evening With Antoni Porowski

Enjoy a live cooking demo with Queer Eye food & wine connoisseur, Antoni Porowski, followed by an in-conversation with the audience!

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Performing Arts

Men’s Bible Study and Prayer Group

Men’s Bible Study and discussion group, meets weekly at 7-8:30pm to read scripture and respond to prayer requests. Non-denominational, open to everyone

North Vancouver | St. Andrew's United Church | 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Partner + Dude York

Partner is funny, but not a joke. Gay but not for each other, as their Instagram tagline reads

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 8:00 pm to 1:00 am | Music

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

The Rogue Folk Club Presents Danny Michel

With nominations for three Junos, the Polaris Prize, The CBC Heart Of Gold Award and a pile of albums under his belt, Danny Michel is unquestionably one of Canada’s finest songwriters

Vancouver | St James Community Square | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Motus O Dance: Prisoner of Tehran at Pyatt Hall

The Engaging true story of teenage Marina Nemat. A unique collaboration between Marina Nemat and Motus O Dance Theatre

Vancouver | Pyatt Hall | 8:00 pm to 9:45 pm | Music

Kidd Pivot: Created by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young - Revisor | World Premiere

From choreographer Crystal Pite and writer/director Jonathon Young comes Revisor, a new dance/theatre hybrid that mixes classic farce and the forces of radical change into a fizzing concoction that confounds expectations and inverts the official order

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Dance

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: SiriusXM Top Comic Showcase

SiriusXM’s Top Comic scours the country each year, searching for the funniest comedians in Canada – it’s a tough job but someone has to do it

Vancouver | the Comedy MIX | 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm | Comedy

Cold Cave with Adult. “OFFICIAL”, SEXTILE

Cold Cave is the moniker for the music of Wesley Eisold based in Los Angeles and New York City whose music is described as a "collage of darkwave, noise, and synthpop"

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Angry & Afraid

A therapeutic comedy show about our hates and fears, featuring stand up and sketch comedy! Hosted and produced by Kody Audette

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 9:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Comedy

February 21, 2019

Thu

The BC Home and Garden Show

The BC Home and Garden Show returns to BC Place! Celebrating its 48th anniversary, the show offers real advice, real inspiration and real experts to British Columbians

Vancouver | BC Place | 10:00 am to 9:00 pm | Exhibition

Coffee Concert: Songs of the Earth

Beethoven’s evocative “Pastoral Symphony”, Debussy’s romantic “Symphony”, the jazz-influenced “La Creation du Monde” by Milhaud, and more are dedicated to nature and its awakening

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 10:00 am to 12:15 am | Music

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown at Vancouver Aquarium

Taste delectable original chowders, local craft beer and vote for your favourite, all in support of sustainable seafood

Vancouver | Vancouver Aquarium | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Food / Wine

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents The Todd Glass Show

Todd Glass has his very own podcast! He brings on his funny friends and they talk about whatever they want. And, of course, there are bits!

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Comedy

Canucks vs. Coyotes

The regular season game

Vancouver | Rogers Arena | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Sports

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Vancouver Opera: La Bohème

Vancouver Opera presents: This new production of La Bohème is – literally – an enormous vintage picture postcard of Paris

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Opera

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

Red Velvet

Produced by SM Entertainment, Dream Maker Entertainment LTD, and promoted by KPOPME Entertainment, Red Velvet’s first-ever full-length solo concert tour, Red Velvet 2nd Concert in CANADA!

Vancouver | PNE/Playland | 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Music

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Kidd Pivot: Created by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young - Revisor | World Premiere

From choreographer Crystal Pite and writer/director Jonathon Young comes Revisor, a new dance/theatre hybrid that mixes classic farce and the forces of radical change into a fizzing concoction that confounds expectations and inverts the official order

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Dance

First Impressions Theatre: Church Basement Ladies

Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four distinct characters and their relationships

North Vancouver | Deep Cove Stage Society | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

North Shore Classics: Goldberg & Holberg

VSO North Shore Classics Series - Henning Kraggerud leader/violin

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Teenage Fanclub

Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill in 1989. The band was founded by Norman Blake, Raymond McGinley and Gerard Love, all of whom shared lead vocals and songwriting duties until Love's departure in 2018

Vancouver | Commodore Ballroom | 8:30 pm to 11:59 pm | Music

David August

Find your true heart with Germany’s David August as he celebrates his newest album D’ANGELO at the Imperial Vancouver

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Jokes Please!

Jokes Please! is an award-winning stand-up comedy show hosted by Ross Dauk that happens every Thursday at Little Mountain Gallery

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Comedy

Malaa

with guests

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 10:00 pm to 3:00 am | Music

February 22, 2019

Fri

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

The BC Home and Garden Show

The BC Home and Garden Show returns to BC Place! Celebrating its 48th anniversary, the show offers real advice, real inspiration and real experts to British Columbians

Vancouver | BC Place | 12:00 am to 9:00 pm | Exhibition

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Finale Fridays by The Beaumont Studios Artist Society & Hair Love

FI-NA-LE- noun: The last piece of music, a performance, or a public event, especially when particularly dramatic or exciting

Vancouver | 326 West 5th avenue | 6:00 pm to 11:55 pm | Party

MY Brightest Diamond with guests Ian Chang

American singer–songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, on tour to support her latest release "A Million And One"

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Snoop Dogg & Friends Tour

Proudly celebrating 25 years of doggystyle

Vancouver | Rogers Arena | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

VIMFF: Opening Night with Liv Sansoz

Liv Sansoz guides us through her quest to climb all of the highest peaks in the European Alps, in one calendar year!

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Film

The Real Group (presented by Quayside Voices)

Quayside Voices, with support from the Massey Theatre Society and New Westminster Secondary School, is pleased to present The Real Group!

New Westminster | Massey Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Vancouver Chopin Society: Tobias Koch

This new release featuring the German pianist Tobias Koch offers something uncommonly fresh and entrancing, a journey through the world of Polish character pieces from before, during and even after Chopin’s time

Vancouver | Christ Church Cathedral | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Sharon Van Etten – Remind Me Tomorrow Tour With Guest Nilüfer Yanya

American indie songwriter and musician, on tour to support her latest release “Remind Me Tomorrow”

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

Classical Traditions at the Chan Centre: Goldberg & Holberg

Extraordinary violinist Henning Kraggerud leads from the violin in a program that includes Grieg’s brilliant Holberg Suite, as well as a new arrangement of Bach’s watershed Goldberg Variations

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 9:45 pm | Music

Jeff Lang

Blending rock, roots, folk, blues, ballads, instrumentals, improvisation and a high level of musicality, Australia’s Jeff Lang is an incomparable singer/songwriter with virtuosic guitar chops including his signature slide

Vancouver | St. James Hall | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: Brunch Comedy

Kerri Donaldson & Allie Entwistle present Brunch: A Comedy Show. An improv and sketch comedy show brought to you by two women raised on Mary Kate & Ashley movies and Celine Dion’s greatest hits

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Comedy

VSO with Henning Kraggerud

Presented by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra as part of the Classical Traditions series at the Chan Centre

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music | Free

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Kidd Pivot: Created by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young - Revisor | World Premiere

From choreographer Crystal Pite and writer/director Jonathon Young comes Revisor, a new dance/theatre hybrid that mixes classic farce and the forces of radical change into a fizzing concoction that confounds expectations and inverts the official order

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Dance

First Impressions Theatre: Church Basement Ladies

Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four distinct characters and their relationships

North Vancouver | Deep Cove Stage Society | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Battle of the Brush 36: "Greatest of All Time"

The Battle of the Brush is a live painting competition where multiple teams of artists compete in a time-limited competition before their spontaneous collective works are displayed and voted on by local art lovers and people in attendance

Vancouver | Heritage Hall 3102 Main Street | 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm | Performing Arts

Ultimate 90s Night

The Ultimate 90s night dance party, featuring all the biggest trax from the brightest decade. Featuring the Common People DJs!

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 10:30 pm to 2:00 am | Party

February 23, 2019

Sat

Panther Cheer – Mardi Parti

7th Annual ‘Mardi Parti’ Cheer Extravaganza

Richmond | Richmond Olympic Oval | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm | Sports

The BC Home and Garden Show

The BC Home and Garden Show returns to BC Place! Celebrating its 48th anniversary, the show offers real advice, real inspiration and real experts to British Columbians

Vancouver | BC Place | 10:00 am to 9:00 pm | Exhibition

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's magical black light puppetry returns

Vancouver | Waterfront Theatre | 11:00 am to 12:00 am | Kids

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Clown Gym - Work it OUT

This Is For Conditioning! Work Your Clown Muscles! Get Your Weekly Work Out Play Out Here With Us

Vancouver | Dusty Flower Shop | 12:00 am to 3:00 pm | Comedy

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Hopwired Festival 2019

Featuring local, national, and international craft beer and third-wave coffee. Hopwired encourages partnership between craft beer and coffee roasters to make beverages that are fruity, flowery, tangy, spicey, nutty, chocolately, sweet, sour, soft, mild, a

Vancouver | Croatian Centre | 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm | Food / Wine

Urban Ink: Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:50 pm | Musical

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

First Impressions Theatre: Church Basement Ladies

Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four distinct characters and their relationships

North Vancouver | Deep Cove Stage Society | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58: Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

Carousel Theatre for Young People: The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's magical black light puppetry returns

Vancouver | Waterfront Theatre | 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Kids

Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Theatre

Common Kings

Get lost in paradise with California-based Polynesian band, Common Kings, bringing their smooth blend of rock, soul, and reggae for an early show w/ special guest Nattali Rize

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Telling Stories with Shadows: A Workshop with Manual Cinema

Award-winning Chicago performance collective Manual Cinema combines handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic techniques, and innovative sound and music to create immersive visual stories for stage and screen.

Vancouver | Vancouver Art Gallery | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Performing Arts | Free

Canucks vs. Islanders

The regular season game

Vancouver | Rogers Arena | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Sports

LOL-apalooza

Join us on Saturday and get a little crazy for a good cause! The evening features stand up sets from comedians Yumi Nagashima and Steev Letts and a live musical set from Light Organ Records artist, Fake Shark

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:03 pm to 10:30 pm | Performing Arts

VIMFF: Mountain Bike Night - Canadian, Mountain Culture, Mountain Sports

Bikepacking through the world’s highest mountain ranges

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Film

Vancouver Cantata Singers: Musica Universalis: Music of the Spheres

Musica Universalis, or ‘universal music’, refers to an ancient philosophical concept that the movement of celestial bodies create their own music based the mathematical proportions and vibrations of their inter-relational orbits

Vancouver | Blusson Spinal Chord Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm | Music

Vancouver Chopin Society: Tobias Koch

This new release featuring the German pianist Tobias Koch offers something uncommonly fresh and entrancing, a journey through the world of Polish character pieces from before, during and even after Chopin’s time

Vancouver | Christ Church Cathedral | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: The Resounding Earth - Featuring music by Jocelyn Morlock

Five hundred years of spatial music. Conductor William Rowson

Vancouver | Orpheum Annex | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

Musica Universalis: Music of the Spheres

Musica Universalis, or ‘universal music’, refers to an ancient philosophical concept that the movement of celestial bodies create their own music based the mathematical proportions and vibrations of their inter-relational orbits

Vancouver | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm | Music

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Carnaval de Barranquilla en Vancouver 2019

GPA Live Concerts te vuelve a traer a Vancouver el "Carnaval de Barranquilla 2019"

Vancouver | Hungarian Hall | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Performing Arts

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

Classical Traditions at the Chan Centre: Goldberg & Holberg

Extraordinary violinist Henning Kraggerud leads from the violin in a program that includes Grieg’s brilliant Holberg Suite, as well as a new arrangement of Bach’s watershed Goldberg Variations

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 9:45 pm | Music

Jeffrey Sutorius [fka Dash Berlin] w. Wildstylez

Vancouver!! He is back!!! Jeffrey Sutorius returns to Vancouver at the Harbour Convention Centre with special guest Wildstylez.

Vancouver | Harbour Event Centre | 8:00 pm to 2:00 am | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM: We Know Nothing About Art

Do you love art? Does art confuse you? Have you ever though that art historians could just be making everything up on the spot?

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Comedy

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Kurt Metzger

Kurt Metzger is an Emmy and Peabody Award winning writer and producer. He is best known for his work on Inside Amy Schumer where he earned two Emmy nominations and one win

Vancouver | the Comedy MIX | 8:00 pm to 11:59 pm | Comedy

VSO with Henning Kraggerud

Presented by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra as part of the Classical Traditions series at the Chan Centre

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music | Free

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Kidd Pivot: Created by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young - Revisor | World Premiere

From choreographer Crystal Pite and writer/director Jonathon Young comes Revisor, a new dance/theatre hybrid that mixes classic farce and the forces of radical change into a fizzing concoction that confounds expectations and inverts the official order

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Dance

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

JFL NorthWest: Hey, it’s me, Reggie Watts

Reggie Watts is an internationally renowned Musician/Comedian/Writer/Actor who currently stars as the bandleader on CBS’s The Late Late Show with James Corden.

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 9:00 pm to 11:15 pm | Comedy

The Philosopher Kings With guests

The Philosopher Kings are a Canadian band who were most commercially successful in the late 1990s

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Non-Stop Disco Party

Join us for an evening of vintage dance music as we put four to the floor in tribute to disco glamour from the 70s until 90s

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 10:30 pm to 2:00 am | Party

February 24, 2019

Sun

Issamba - African Rhythms Collective Workshop Series

Jump up your skills on Djembé, Balafon, Dun-dun (bass drum) playing as well as African style dancing

Vancouver | The Dance Centre | 9:00 am to 8:00 pm | Dance

Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market

Located on the PNE Fairgrounds between the Forum & the Agrodome, the Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market brings fresh local goods every Sunday from November-April

Vancouver | PNE/Playland | 10:00 am to 2:00 pm | Market

Panther Cheer – Mardi Parti

7th Annual ‘Mardi Parti’ Cheer Extravaganza

Richmond | Richmond Olympic Oval | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm | Sports

The BC Home and Garden Show

The BC Home and Garden Show returns to BC Place! Celebrating its 48th anniversary, the show offers real advice, real inspiration and real experts to British Columbians

Vancouver | BC Place | 10:00 am to 9:00 pm | Exhibition

Vancouver Comic & Toy Show

The Vancouver Comic & Toy Show is coming to the PNE Forum!

Vancouver | PNE/Playland | 10:30 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition

The Rogue Folk Club presents The Rogue Folkies Jam - Acoustic Old Time, Folk and Bluegrass

Do you play a musical instrument? Are you interested in playing/singing with other musicians in a jam session setting? Come to Aberthau Mansion at the West Point Grey Community Centre on a Sunday morning

Vancouver | West Point Grey Community Centre | 11:00 am to 1:00 pm | Music | Free

Community Skate

Join us for our Community Skate!

Vancouver | PNE/Playland | 11:00 am to 2:00 pm | Family

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's magical black light puppetry returns

Vancouver | Waterfront Theatre | 11:00 am to 12:00 am | Kids

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Urban Ink: Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:50 pm | Musical

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole By David Lindsay-Abaire

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

Vancouver Opera: La Bohème

Vancouver Opera presents: This new production of La Bohème is – literally – an enormous vintage picture postcard of Paris

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Opera

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Vancouver Recital Society: Danish String Quartet

The Danish String Quartet has established a reputation for their integrated sound, impeccable intonation, and judicious balance

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Music

Studio 58: Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

February Student Concert

Place des Arts’ music students are provided performance opportunities through our student concerts, held throughout the season

Coquitlam | Place des Arts | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Music

Kits Classics + Worlds Beyond

Vancouver’s great professional musicians present their favourite chamber music in a fun and friendly atmosphere at the Kits Classics+Worlds Beyond concerts

Vancouver | St. James Hall | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Music

Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Theatre

Pre-show Talk with Jillian Christmas

Presented by the Chan Centre Navigating poetry and prose, Vancouver-based poet, organizer, and activist Jillian Christmas takes us on an exploration of Black experience

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm | Show | Free

No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks

Poet Gwendolyn Brooks was an icon of American literature

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Show | Free

VIMFF: Trail Running Night

Want to know how to run 100 miles? Brendan Leonard has the answer

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Film

Coin

with guests

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Music

February 26, 2019

Tue

Peter and the Wolf

Iceland’s national master puppeteer, Bernd Ogrodnik, brings this classic tale to life with exquisite hand carved wooden puppets in the Russian/European tradition

North Vancouver | Presentation House Theatre | 9:30 am to 11:00 am | Kids

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Beruit

Beirut is an American band which was originally the solo musical project of Santa Fe native Zach Condon. Beirut's music combines elements of indie-rock and world music.

Vancouver | The Orpheum | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Music

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

Friends of Chamber Music: Smetana Trio

This longstanding and musically exciting Czech group makes its second appearance for the Friends

Vancouver | Vancouver Playhouse | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Little Mountain Improv

Weekly shows from all star improv people in Vancouver BC!

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Comedy

February 27, 2019

Wed

Peter and the Wolf

Iceland’s national master puppeteer, Bernd Ogrodnik, brings this classic tale to life with exquisite hand carved wooden puppets in the Russian/European tradition

North Vancouver | Presentation House Theatre | 9:30 am to 11:00 am | Kids

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Firehall Arts Centre: The Good Bride

A one-woman comedy about a Quiverfull Christian girl

Vancouver | Firehall Arts Centre | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

National Geographic Live: On the Trail of Big Cats

National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: On the Trail of Big Cats with Steve Winter

Vancouver | The Orpheum | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Lecture

Men’s Bible Study and Prayer Group

Men’s Bible Study and discussion group, meets weekly at 7-8:30pm to read scripture and respond to prayer requests. Non-denominational, open to everyone

North Vancouver | St. Andrew's United Church | 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

VIMFF: ARC’TERYX Alpine Night

ARC’TERYX presents this show for alpine climbing afficionados – featuring Brette Harrington & two film premieres

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Film

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Firehall Arts Centre presents: The Good Bride

A one-woman comedy about a Quiverfull Christian girl

Vancouver | Firehall Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

First Impressions Theatre: Church Basement Ladies

Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four distinct characters and their relationships

North Vancouver | Deep Cove Stage Society | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Brasstracks

Grammy-award winning duo Brasstracks returns to Vancouver, playing the Imperial Vancouver with guests to be announced

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Music

Roast Battle: Vancouver Edition

Roast Battle Vancouver is back with a brand new format! Come check out our new expanded Undercard Battles as well as our first ever Championship Title Match!

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Performing Arts

February 28, 2019

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Peter and the Wolf

Iceland’s national master puppeteer, Bernd Ogrodnik, brings this classic tale to life with exquisite hand carved wooden puppets in the Russian/European tradition

North Vancouver | Presentation House Theatre | 9:30 am to 11:00 am | Kids

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

VSO Tea & Trumpets From the New World: Antonin Dvořák

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Tea & Trumpets series presents A British Serenade

Vancouver | The Orpheum | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Music

Canada Scores Red Carpet Poetry Slam

Our Poet-Athletes not only focus on soccer as part of their after-school programming but also on writing poetry

Vancouver | Orpheum Annex | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Sports

Robyn

If Robyn’s last album, Body Talk, was dressed up in robots and the mechanical, then Honey is warmer and sweeter, a sensual record about being human that starts from a place of loss and grief, and emerges ecstatically and joyfully into the light

Vancouver | Pacific Coliseum | 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm

VIMFF: Protect Our Winters Snow Show

Support Protect Our Winters Canada and join us for this special evening for environmentally conscious mountain lovers

North Vancouver | Centennial Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Film

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Theatre

Firehall Arts Centre presents: The Good Bride

A one-woman comedy about a Quiverfull Christian girl

Vancouver | Firehall Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Children of God

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. This is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came

Vancouver | York Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:50 pm | Musical

28 RKCB & Shoffy

Blueprintlive presents Los Angeles' based chilled-out electro-R&B artists RKCB & Shoffy, on their 'See For Yourself Tour'

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 8:00 pm to 1:00 am | Music

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

First Impressions Theatre: Church Basement Ladies

Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four distinct characters and their relationships

North Vancouver | Deep Cove Stage Society | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Ballet BC: Program 2

Come and experience a captivating night of dance. Jorma Elo’s gripping 1st Flash returns to Vancouver, followed by a world premiere by the fresh choreographic voice of Adi Salant

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Dance

Jesus Freak by Peter Boychuk

The Campbell family prides themselves on their West Coast open-mindedness — until their daughter puts it to the test

Vancouver | Pacific Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Jokes Please!

Jokes Please! is an award-winning stand-up comedy show hosted by Ross Dauk that happens every Thursday at Little Mountain Gallery

Vancouver | Little Mountain Gallery | 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Comedy