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Top Things To Do In Metro Vancouver This Weekend (June 23-25)

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Summer is finally upon us here in metro Vancouver. To make things better, an extended streak of hot weather is set to take over the region. Check out our weekend guide for everything going on over the next few days.

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Things To Do In Metro Vancouver This Weekend

Yoga | Outdoor yoga at Kitsilano Beach

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Free outdoor yoga returned to Kitsilano Beach on Thursday, June 1st, 2017 and runs until the end of August. The daily free yoga classes are organized by Mat Collective. Not to mention, they will feature 1-3 classes each day with a variety of different levels.

Exploration | Steveston Museum Walking Tours 2017

Have you ever wanted to see what Richmond looked like in the 1900s? When you join the Steveston Walking Tour Vignettes this summer, you will, in fact, travel back to 1917. The guided walking tours explore the streets of historic Steveston in June and July. The tours begin from the Steveston Museum and Visitor Centre at 4:30 p.m. on Fridays and 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

Outdoor shopping | Night Markets

You can’t say summer without mentioning the night market’s in metro Vancouver. The Illumination Night Market, Richmond Night Market, and North Vancouver Shipyards Night Market are all now open.

Waterpark | Cultus Lake Waterpark Summer 2017

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The 2017 summer season kicked off June 3rd and will be open rain or shine until September 4th. The family-friendly attraction in Chilliwack has been around since the mid 1980’s and offers guests a fun and refreshing way to cool down in the hot summer months.


Music | TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival returns from Thursday, June 22nd – Sunday, July 2nd, 2017. The annual celebration of jazz music from around the world features performances by Seu Jorge, Branford Marsalis, Thievery Corporation and much more.

Football | BC Lions

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The BC Lions begin a new season this weekend on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 against the Edmonton Eskimos. Kickoff at BC Place is slated for 7:00 p.m.

Museum | Unbelieveable

The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) poses provocative questions about our perception of stories with Unbelievable – a new exhibition that dives deep into the vaults of MOV. It is on display from Saturday, June 24th – Sunday, September 24th, 2017.

Shopping | Chand Raat

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A Chand Raat night is being held at Royal King Palace this Saturday, June 24th at 6:00 p.m. An assortment of clothing, jewelry, mehndi and food stalls will highlight the event.

Outdoor BBQ | Summer Kick Off Party

Join Big Rock Urban in the BRU parking lot from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for a day of ax throwing lessons and competitions, craft beer, free tours, music & BBQ.

Pride season | East Side Pride

Kick off the Pride Season at the site of the historic Stonewall Festival at East Side Pride in Grandview Park. Festivities kickoff at 12:00 p.m. and go until 6:00 p.m.

Wrestling | WWE Live: Summerslam Heatwave Tour Vancouver

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The WWE LIVE: Summerslam Heatwave Tour brings the action to Rogers Arena this Saturday, June 24th. You can see your favourite SMACKDOWN roster superstars in the ring: AJ Styles, Kevin Owens, Dolph Ziggler, The Uso’s, Naomi, Charlotte Flair (Woo!), Natalya and more.

Art | Art Party

On Sunday, June 25th, this evening event, with free admission, features a silent auction, live music by local musicians Ailsa Rose and Thomas Hoeller, and great local art. It runs until Saturday, July 22nd. Admission is free.

Festival | Greek Day on Broadway 2017

Greek Day On BroadwayGreek Day on Broadway returns this weekend on Sunday, June 25th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. The event is the largest one day Greek festival in Vancouver and the grand finale in a month long Greek Heritage Festival.

Fundraiser | Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k

Join the Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5k run, running downhill from UBC to Stanley Park. Live bands, entertainment and excitement will be there every kilometer to keep you moving. The run starts at 7:30 a.m.


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