Events in Vancouver

Find the top events in Vancouver including free family events, concerts, festivals, live theatre, sports and more!

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06 Apr

Granville Island Stage, 1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver

April 6, 2017 To May 6, 2017

$20 to $84

From the world-renowned creative team behind the Mom’s the Word series comes a new chapter in their stories of family and fracas. Their kids are grown, their marriages have “evolved,” and their bodies are backfiring. Read More >>

10 Apr

36737 North Parallel Road, Abbotsford

April 10, 2017 To May 7, 2017


$5 to $30

The Abbotsford Tulip Festival features 10 acres of tulips blooming in a brilliant display of color! With over 35 varieties on display, the Festival is here to celebrate the start of spring and to promote agriculture in the Fraser Valley. Read More >>

18 Apr

Britannia Ice Rink, 1661 Parker St, Vancouver

April 18, 2017 To April 30, 2017

$46 - $56

The virtuosity of award-winning figure skating joyfully meets the attitude of street dance and the sophistication of contemporary performance. Rising stars Le Patin Libre are creating a new kind of ice dancing, far beyond the confines of traditional figure skating. Read More >>

20 Apr

BMO Theatre Centre, 162 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver

April 20, 2017 To May 14, 2017

$29 & up

When Erin, a classical pianist, experiences the loss of the life she knew, she also finds herself dealing with the departure of her own musical expression. Navigating her way through this change, she meets an unconventional piano teacher who gives her new hope for the future. Read More >>

20 Apr

Various Venues, Vancouver

April 20, 2017 To April 30, 2017

$5.00 - $63.09

The Verses Festival of Words includes: – Music and poetry – Spoken word open mics – Workshops – The Canadian Individual Poetry Slam – Lots of community and new friends – And more! Keep your ears peeled for updates… Whether you’re a budding poet yourself, an established poet in the… Read More >>

PwC presents the VSO Spring Festival
22 Apr

Orpheum Theatre, 884 Granville Street, Vancouver

April 22, 2017 To May 1, 2017

$19 & up

MAESTRO BRAMWELL TOVEY and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra present the 2017 Spring Festival. This season, SpringFest focuses on great British composers and their most popular works. Read More >>

25 Apr

York Theatre, 639 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

April 25, 2017 To May 6, 2017

$10 to $46

The famed Canadian clown duo return to The Cultch with a new work that will take Vancouver audiences yet again into the giddy, scary world of pure imagination. In their twisted netherworld, Mump and Smoot are confronted by a myriad of nightmarish obstacles that present themselves at every turn. Read More >>

26 Apr

Jericho Arts Centre, 1675 Discovery Street, Vancouver

April 26, 2017 To May 20, 2017


$21.69 - $26.87

ACEproductions presents the English Canadian Premier of Peter Quilter’s “End of the Rainbow”, his drama with music about the last comeback attempt and last days of Iconic performer JUDY GARLAND. Read More >>

Bastille: Wild, Wild World Tour
27 Apr

Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre, 6066 Thunderbird Boulevard, Vancouver

April 27, 2017

$35.00 - $55.00

Bastille Wild, Wild World Tour 2017 With guests The band is touring in support of its sophomore album, Wild World (Virgin Records), which debuted in the Top 5 of the Billboard 200 and spent two weeks at No. 1 on the U.K. albums chart. Read More >>

An Evening with Jackson Browne
27 Apr

The Centre For Performing Arts, 777 Homer Street, Vancouver

April 27, 2017

$50.00 - $100.00

An Evening with Jackson Browne Featuring Greg Leisz Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics. Read More >>

27 Apr

Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

April 27, 2017


Sal’s name is synonymous with drumming in Vancouver, and his highly acclaimed Drum Heat performances have electrified audiences and inspired a whole generation of musicians on the West Coast. Read More >>

28 Apr

Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

April 28, 2017

$20.00 - $90.00

Artists: The Visionary Art & Life of Alex Grey & Allyson Grey, Alex Grey, Allyson Grey The Visionary Art & Life of Alex Grey & Allyson Grey Join world renowned visionary artists Alex Grey and Allyson Grey for a special evening at The Vogue Theatre as they present an illustrated discussion… Read More >>

Vancouver Opera Festival
28 Apr

Various Venues, Vancouver

April 28, 2017 To May 13, 2017


The first edition of Vancouver Opera Festival is a celebration of the vocal and theatrical arts. At its core, three new productions: a seldom performed masterpiece, a beloved classic, and a contemporary tour de force. Read More >>

Vancouver Tattoo and Culture Show
28 Apr

Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver

April 28, 2017 To April 30, 2017


Will you be joining us at the 2017 Vancouver Tattoo and Culture Show? This year, we’re on track to welcome over 150 artists. Who is it for? All ages HOW MUCH Tickets : Day Pass:          $20.00 Weekend Pass:  $45. Read More >>

29 Apr

Vancouver Community College Auditorium, 1155 East Broadway, Room 2010, Vancouver

April 29, 2017


$6.17 - $16.52

Returning for another show-stopping appearance, Ms. Whoopsie Daisy Fuca will host “The Rainbow Concert Band Now Playing in Colour”. A concert of musical numbers enriched with beautiful themes of rainbow colours. Read More >>

29 Apr

Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St., Vancouver

April 29, 2017


After a decade of making music for his legions of fans, Vancouver beach rocker Daniel Wesley is still going strong and refuses to slow down. Read More >>

29 Apr

Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

April 29, 2017


Artists: Said The Whale, Fast Romantics Vancouver’s Said The Whale has been on a steady upward trajectory for the past six years, as relentless touring and a prolific string of releases have led to successes including a JUNO Award in 2011 for New Group of the Year and nationally charting singles. Read More >>

29 Apr

Mackin House, 1116 Brunette Ave, Coquitlam

April 29, 2017


$20 per person

Making yogurt is simple. It just takes time. We will go through the steps, from start to finish then have some fun flavouring and tasting the finished product along with some fresh baking that can be made with whey, the nutrient rich liquid left over. Read More >>

The 1975
01 May

PNE Forum, 100 N. Renfrew St., Vancouver

May 1, 2017


The 1975 With special guests The 1975 announce today that they will return stateside this spring for a North American headline tour in support of their #1 US and UK sophomore album, I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it (Dirty Hit… Read More >>

02 May

Historic Theatre, Venables Street, Vancouver

May 2, 2017 To May 13, 2017

$20 - $46

Literally naked, internationally acclaimed Silvia Gallerano sings and howls this provocative and critically acclaimed text by Cristian Ceresoli: a stream of consciousness that reveals, with rage and poetry, revolting human secrets, and a modern society that is powerful, desperate, vulnerable, and cutting. Read More >>

02 May

Studio 16, 1555 W. 7th Avenue, Vancouver

May 2, 2017 To May 6, 2017


$27.90 - $32.04

Théâtre francophone à Vancouver / French Theatre Vancouver. En route for Cayo Coco, Jean-Philippe Lehoux relives his many journeys around the world : discovering Bosnia and its scars, working in an English hotel, losing himself in Japanese culture, and almost drowning in Norway. Read More >>