Events Calendar

Events in Vancouver

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

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Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off
16 Feb

Jericho Arts Centre, 1675 Discovery Street, Vancouver

February 16, 2017 To March 11, 2017

604 224 8007, ext 3

$12 - $25

The familiar tale of the enmity between Elizabeth 1st of England and Mary Queen of Scots is retold with ferocious iconoclasm and boundless wit by Scotland’s most popular and contemporary playwright. Read More >>

chutzpah-festival
16 Feb

Various Venues, Vancouver

February 16, 2017 To March 13, 2017

$23 & up

17th annual Chutzpah! Festival presents world-renowned international dance, music, theatre & comedy to venues throughout Vancouver. Read More >>

dr-seuss
24 Feb

The Waterfront Theatre, 1412 Cartwright Street, Vancouver

February 24, 2017 To March 26, 2017

604-669-3410

$18 - $35

The quintessential Seuss, The Cat in the Hat returns to the CTYP stage with extraordinary physical theatre, magic and movement. The Cat and his Hat appears one rainy day and turns The Boy, Sally and the Fish’s world upside down. Read More >>

Banners
25 Feb

Imperial, 319 Main Street, Vancouver

February 25, 2017

$15

BANNERS With guests BANNERS comes from Liverpool, UK. Fascinated by dreams, life, death, hope and despair, he grew up singing in the Liverpool Anglican Cathedral Choir and the Liverpool Kop. Influenced by artists ranging from Jeff Buckley to Arcade Fire, BANNERS’s music is at once haunting and hopeful. Read More >>

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28 Feb

Museum of Anthropology, 6393 NW Marine Dr, Vancouver

February 28, 2017 To March 5, 2017

Varies

2017 Coastal First Nations Dance Festival Produced by the Dancers of Damelahamid in partnership with the UBC Museum of Anthropology (MOA) The Festival is a celebration of the stories, songs, and dances of the Indigenous peoples of the Northwest Coast of North America. Read More >>

Jim Jefferies: The Unusual Punishment Tour
01 Mar

Orpheum Theatre, 884 Granville St., Vancouver

March 1, 2017 To March 3, 2017

$39.5 - $52

Jefferies has firmly established himself as one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, with a controversial and belief-challenging standup style that continues to surprise and entertain audiences across the globe. Read More >>

The IMPROMPTU Cabaret Festival
01 Mar

The Havana Theatre, 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

March 1, 2017 To March 12, 2017

7789913350

$15 - $100

The IMPROMPTU Cabaret Festival Get up close and personal with 15 exceptional musical artists from around Vancouver, each crafting their own one-hour cabaret – sharing their favorite songs, stories, and talent at the intimate Havana Theatre. Read More >>

vidf
01 Mar

Various Venues, Vancouver, BC, Canada

March 1, 2017 To March 25, 2017

604.662.4966

Varies

The VIDF presents a broad spectrum of dance presentation ranging from the slow introspection of butoh to the dynamic precision of ballet. We have mixed street dance b-boys with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra in works that surprise and challenge our audiences. Read More >>

brent-carver
02 Mar

The Stanley Theatre, 2750 Granville Street, Vancouver

March 2, 2017 To March 5, 2017

$29 - $94

Experience an unforgettable evening of song with the Tony Award–winning Canadian theatre legend Brent Carver. Born and raised right here in BC, Carver began his career at the Arts Club and continued on to celebrated roles on Broadway and in London’s West End. Read More >>

Transit
02 Mar

GO Studios, East 3rd Avenue, Vancouver

March 2, 2017 To March 12, 2017

$12.00 - $20.00

An original play about six different people in an immigration holding centre at Vancouver Airport. Starring an international cast. Everyone has their own story to tell. Read More >>

Robert Cray Band
03 Mar

River Rock Casino Resort, 8811 River Rd, Richmond

March 3, 2017

$69.5

Robert Cray has created a sound that rises from American roots and arrives today both fresh and familiar. Read More >>

Sideshow Comedy Improv
03 Mar

Pacific Theatre, 1440 W 12th Ave, Vancouver

March 3, 2017 To March 4, 2017

$15.70 - $28.30

Pacific Theatre’s annual romp through the halls of improv comedy, featuring some of our favourite improvisers-about-town. It’s a family-friendly night of fun and laughter. Read More >>

The 25th Annual Wellness Show
03 Mar

Vancouver Convention Centre East, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

March 3, 2017 To March 5, 2017

$6 - $30

The 25th Annual Wellness Show:  For the past quarter decade, The Wellness Show has been bringing the latest, cutting-edge wellness trends and modalities to the Lower Mainland. Read More >>

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03 Mar

Mackin Park, 1046 Brunette Avenue, Coquitlam

March 3, 2017 To March 5, 2017

$7 - $65

Festival du Bois returns for its 28th year with an amazing roster of music artists and other performers – Listen and dance to amazing music, have tons of fun in the Youth Zone, wear yourself some plaid, and experience all that Festival du Bois has to offer all around Mackin Park… Read More >>

Joey Landreth: The Whiskey Tour (with guests)
03 Mar

Fox Cabaret, 2321 Main Street, Vancouver

March 3, 2017

$15

Joey Landreth is the lead singer, guitarist, and chief songwriter of JUNO Award winners The Bros. Landreth. Anchored by the bluesy wail of electric guitars and vocal prowess, Joey has recently found himself being featured in top music publications around the globe. Read More >>

Mozart and Shostakovich, with Jeremy Denk
04 Mar

Orpheum Theatre, 601 Smithe St, Vancouver

March 4, 2017 To March 6, 2017

$19 - $95

^David Danzmayr, conductor ^Jeremy Denk, piano* Shostakovich Festive Overture Mozart Piano Concerto No. 19 in F Major* Shostakovich Symphony No. 12 in D minor, The Year 1917 Conductor David Danzmayr presides over a program featuring 2014 Musical American Instrumentalists of the Year Jeremy Denk performing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. Read More >>

2017 Vancouver Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show
04 Mar

Vancouver Convention Centre East, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

March 4, 2017 To March 5, 2017

$10- $15

See It! Do It! Live It! At The Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show, presented by G Adventures! Get amazing pre-season deals on the best outdoor gear and travel experiences at this exciting two-day event featuring hundreds of exhibitors. Read More >>

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04 Mar

Mackin House, 1116 Brunette Avenue, Coquitlam

March 4, 2017

604-516-6151

By Donation

Join Artist Sue Truman, along with other as teach you the art of the Crankie! What is a Crankie? Think of it like a moving panorama or a hand-cranked moving picture show! Children ages 8-14 will work with these artists to create their own cranky show. Read More >>

Abracadabra: Camilo Dominguez
04 Mar

Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam

March 4, 2017

$16 - $37

MAGIC, MAGIC, MAGIC!! Camilo Dominguez, also known as Camilo The Magician , was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia. At age 15, he moved to Victoria, Canada, to pursue his education and subsequently explore and pursue acting and performing opportunities. Read More >>

Moon Duo
04 Mar

The Cobalt Cabaret, 917 Main Street, Vancouver

March 4, 2017

$17

Timbre Concerts and I am the Eggplant proudly present Moon Duo With Guests The Orange Kyte and Ghost Meat. Read More >>