Happy Friday! This weekend is ripe with a variety of activities that range from flea markets to Dine Out events to a Weird Al Karaoke comedy show… If you’re stumped as to what to do this weekend, check out the list below for a few fun ideas:

friday events in vancouver 2017

Friday, January 26, 2018

  • Street Food City VII – Your opportunity to sample from a collection of Vancouver’s Street Food carts all in one convenient location.
  • Dine Out Vancouver – Canada’s largest food and drink festival, featuring tons of events and restaurants each offering three or more course dinners at $20, $30 or $40. 300+ participating restaurants.
  • Eastside Flea Markets – Select lineup of curated vendors,  craft beer & drink specials, food truck, live vinyl deejay & more! Shop local!
  • Rogue Folk Club – Beppe Gambetta is a virtuosic guitar player and an emotional singer who bridges bluegrass, Eastern European folk music, Celtic rhythms and the music of his native Italy. With Australian songwriter Liz Stringer.

saturday events in vancouver 2017

Saturday, January 27, 2018

  • Pop Up Restaurant in Dude Chilling Park – All food is free, please come dine with us, by candlelight and with full dining room service! This will take place in rain or clouds (or maybe shine), and will be sheltered.
  • Street Food City VII – Your opportunity to sample from a collection of Vancouver’s Street Food carts all in one convenient location.
  • Winter Farmer’s Market – Just because it’s winter, doesn’t mean you have to stop getting fresh, local produce! Head to Nat Bailey Stadium for your farm fix.
  • Dine Out Vancouver – Canada’s largest food and drink festival, featuring tons of events and restaurants each offering three or more course dinners at $20, $30 or $40. 300+ participating restaurants.
  • Eastside Flea Markets – Select lineup of curated vendors,  craft beer & drink specials, food truck, live vinyl deejay & more! Shop local!
  • Weird Al Karaoke – Some of Vancouver’s top comedians, perform original parody songs (that they have written themselves) live! like it’s karaoke! (No Weird Al songs sung…)
  • Vancouver Laser Show – 360 video, RGB diode Lasers, Full Concert Surround sound and Armie the analog star projector in the deep Space Dome at the BCIT Planetarium. Gorillaz, Floyd, & Radiohead Choreographed Live! An audio visual feast for the senses. Plus FREE Astronomy Shows. Every Saturday Night.
  • Pop-up Shop at Nada’s Future Store – BYOC (bring your own) containers/jars/bags to fill up on local & organic foods. We will have upcycled jars for sale, as well as free recycled & sanitized containers up for grabs.
  • POP! A Rainy Day Refuge – Join us on Saturday, January 27 for a day of free activities taking place in a G I A N T B U B B L E that will blow you away!
  • East Van Brewing Co Grand Opening – East Van Brewing Co.’s grand opening party. Come celebrate with us! Food trucks, kid friendly, $5 beer and flights, free samples, brewery tour, meet the head brewer!
  • Blade Runner Double Feature – Watch the original and then the new version at The Rio Theatre’s back to back double feature!

sunday in vancouver

Sunday, January 28, 2018

  • Street Food City VII – Your opportunity to sample from a collection of Vancouver’s Street Food carts all in one convenient location.
  • Dine Out Vancouver – Canada’s largest food and drink festival, featuring tons of events and restaurants each offering three or more course dinners at $20, $30 or $40. 300+ participating restaurants.
  • Eastside Flea Markets – Select lineup of curated vendors,  craft beer & drink specials, food truck, live vinyl deejay & more! Shop local!
  • Vancouver Free Market – Every two weeks, the Free Market celebrates life without money. We do it to build community, share skills, food, ideas and things with each other. We do it to express our rejection of the current economic, capitalist, consumerism-created spiral we are traveling down down down.
  • F as in Frank After Dark – Join us on the evening of January 28th for shopping, music and more! We’ll have groovy performances by Late Night Takeway and Sleepy Gonzales AND… 40% off all regular priced stock !

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