Top Things To Do In Metro Vancouver This Weekend (Jan. 6 to Jan. 8)

The first week back to school and work after the holidays is always the worst. But now it’s time to kick back, relax, and take in some of the fun happening around Metro Vancouver this weekend.

Watch | Vancouver Italian Film Festival

Celebrate Italian culture at this film festival being held at VanCity Cinema over the weekend.

Sports | Vancouver Canucks vs. Calgary Flames

Canucks vs flames

Cheer for the Canucks as they face off against the Calgary Flames at Rogers Arena on Friday, Jan. 6th.

Shop | Nat Bailey Stadium Winter Market

Check out the Winter Farmer’s Market at Nat Bailey Stadium on Saturday, Jan. 7th to get the best local produce.

Concert | Tim Hicks and Chad Brownlee

The country stars will be performing at the Commodore Ballroom on Saturday, Jan. 7th and Sunday, Jan. 8th.

Party | Golden Globes at The Rio

Watch the 74th Annual Golden Globes on the big screen at The Rio on Sunday, Jan. 8th.

Brave The Cold | No Pants SkyTrain

No Pants Skytrain Ride Vancouver 2016

The event encourages participants to board the train and drop their pants as soon as the doors close. It will be taking place on Sunday, Jan. 8th. Those looking to take part in the event are asked to meet at Commercial-Broadway station at 2:30pm.

Festive | Canyon Lights

See the stunning lights display take over Capilano Suspension Bridge before it’s too late! This is the last weekend of the magical event.

Skate | Robson Square Ice Rink

Photo: Ian Alexander Martin / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Photo: Ian Alexander Martin / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Go skating at Robson Square’s ice rink this weekend and grab a cup of hot chocolate from the concession stand to keep you warm.

More ideas? Check out our ultimate guide for Winter in Vancouver, take advantage of the snow and go sledding or hit up the ice rink at Trout Lake.

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Meagan Gill

Meagan is the Associate Editor at 604 Now. She studied Journalism at Mount Royal University. She is passionate about Vancouver and enjoys writing about the people, issues and events that shape our city. In her spare time, Meagan is interested in photography, loves to spend time outdoors, and volunteers for Big Sisters.