It’s finally time to unwind and have a good time! Check out some of these awesome events taking place in Vancouver over the weekend.
Get Cultured | Eastside Culture Crawl
Explore visual arts, design and crafts at this epic festival that is set to draw more than 25,000 spectators. It will taking place all weekend in the area bounded by Columbia Street, 1st Avenue, Victoria Drive and the waterfront.
Concert | A Tribe Called Red
Check out their performance on Friday, November 18th or Monday, November 21st at Commodore Ballroom.
Christmas Market | Surrey Christmas Tree Lighting
The annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be taking place in Surrey at City Hall Plaza on November 19th. Watch as the mayor and council members light the tree. There will be storytelling, a giant snow globe, letters to Santa station, Christmas market, a photo booth, arts & crafts, a treat zone, mini Christmas train, a ferris wheel and much more.
Theatre | VSO: Best of Broadway
Hear music from West Side Story, South Pacific, The Phantom of the Opera, My Fair Lady, Les Miserables, and many more Broadway favourites. The event takes place on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th at Orpheum Theatre.
Laugh | Dane Cook
Just For Laughs featuring the hilarious Dane Cook will be at Vogue Theatre on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th.
Get Artsy | Britannia Christmas Craft Fair
Shop away at the 33rd annual craft fair happening on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th at the Brittania Community Centre, located at 1661 Napier Street.
Holiday Fun | Light Up The Village
Get into the holiday spirit at this annual countdown ceremony held at Park Royal. Enjoy hot chocolate, cookie decorating, face painting and more on Friday, November 18th.
Start your Christmas shopping early at this event with over 200 vendors, 140 of which are artisans. Check it out on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th.
Raincouver Special | Umbrella Self Defence Class
Learn how to defend yourself with just an umbrella at Academie Duello, located at 412 West Hastings Street. It will take place on Sunday, November 20th from 1pm to 5pm.