Cold and wet weather is in the forecast this weekend but don’t let that dampen your spirits. With that in mind, here is our weekend guide to all that is happening around Vancouver.
Conference | TEDxStanleyPark
TEDxStanleyPark is slated for this Saturday, March 4th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre for a second straight time. Tickets begin at $77 with the program starting at 8:30 a.m.
Nature | 8th Annual Richmond Seedy Saturday
Join fellow enthusiasts to find out more on local seeds, gardening, and education that supports a progressive and strong community. It goes from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Furthermore, it will be at Thompson Community Centre, with admission by donation.
Community Assistance | Newcomers Canada Career And Settlement Fair
On this Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., learn about some of the services and products available to you if you are new to Canada. The free event takes place at Vancouver Convention Centre East.
Art | North Shore Art Crawl
Starting this Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m., artists open their studios and welcome you in to see how they work and what they do. It takes place at the North Vancouver Community Arts Council. As well, the two day event is free.
Exercise | Free Workshop: Yoga Essentials
This Saturday from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. come and build a solid foundation for your yoga skills. You will learn all the basic poses in a beginner’s environment. It is at YYoga Park Royal wit free admission.
Fundraiser | Polar Plunge
See athletes, families, students, law enforcement members, businesses, and celebrities jumping into the frigid waters of the Pacific Ocean at Kitsilano Beach this Saturday. It begins at 10:00 a.m., and supports Special Olympics BC.
Kids Theatre | Anina
Anina Yatay Salas is a ten-year-old whose name spells trouble. Follow her and all her adventures this Sunday at the Rio Theatre. The screening begins at 2:00 p.m. Additionally, tickets are $7 for kids and $10 for adults.
Spring | West End Cherry Blossom Photowalk
Wander through the West End of Vancouver and explore the blossoms in full bloom. It begins at 10:00 a.m. this Sunday, March 5th and tickets are $99.
Food & Drinks | 4th Annual Chocolate And Beer Tasting
On Sunday, March 5th, a self-guided tour through 6 local microbrews carefully paired for flavour combinations with 6 local handcrafted chocolates from Take A Fancy Chocolate. The day begins at the Clough Club at 4:00 p.m. Tickets are available for $50.
Music | Big Band Jazz
Join the 17-piece South Van Big Band with guest vocalist Ikuko for a Sunday evening performance. They will be playing at the Fairview Pub from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.