The weather network is calling for a beautiful weekend so make sure you get outside to enjoy it. We’ve gathered a list of some cool stuff going on this weekend, including vintage markets, a tribute to Michael Jackson, mysterious things, and free movies. Check out the list below and start planning how to pack it all in!

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Beetlejuice @ Rio Theatre

When: Friday, October 23 at 11pm
Where: Rio Theatre (1660 East Broadway)
What is it: The other Halloween cult classic! Tim Burton’s excellent Beetlejuice is getting the Friday Late Night Movie treatment at the Rio Theatre! Costumes highly encouraged. (more info)


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Chasing Sunrise Morning Hike

When: 6am in the goddamn morning, Saturday, October 23
Where: Mount Seymour – First Peak
What is it: While the rest of the city lays in their bed, wondering what they’re going to do Saturday, you’ll be on top of the world, hanging out, watching sunrise and experiencing more by 9AM than most.. (more info)


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Free movies @ Cineplex

When: Saturday, October 24 from 9am – noonish
Where: Across the lower mainland
What is it: Free movies at all Cineplex locations starting at 9am, featuring Despicable Me 2, Fast & Furious 6, Lorax, Pitch Perfect, and more. (more info)


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Icons Vintage Market

When: Saturday, October 24 from 11am – 5pm
Where: Biltmore Cabaret (2755 Prince Edward @ 12th)
What is it: Inspired by the racy subculture of the 60’s & 70’s, ICONS is a heavily curated and highly anticipated vintage clothing market not to be missed! (more info)


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Thrill Vancouver

When: Saturday, October 24 at 3pm
Where: Olympic Village Square
What is it: A bunch of zombies dancing to Michael Jackson, nothing to see here. Please move on, sir, please stop eating my leg. (more info)


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Savour Market

When: Saturday, October 24 – Sunday, October 25
Where: Lonsdale Quay, North Vancouver
What is it: A good excuse to rediscover Lonsdale Quay and then have a drink or three at Greenleaf brewery. (more info)


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All Souls at Mountain View Cemetery

When: Saturday, October 24 from 6 – 10pm
Where: Mountain View Cemetery
What is it: This unique cultural event offers the public an opportunity to remember their dead, whether interred at Mountain View Cemetery or not, in a gentle atmosphere of contemplative beauty.. (more info)


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Geeks vs. Nerds

When: Saturday, October 24 from 7 – 9pm
Where: Seven Dining Lounge (53 West Broadway)
What is it: A funny debate-style event that pits pop culture icons against each other in a battle royale of wit, hilarity, and memorable one-liners. (more info)


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Vancouver Writers Fest

When: All weekend
Where: Granville Island
What is it: The Writers Fest is a core offering in Vancouver’s cultural life. We bring readers and writers of all ages together for must-see events (more info)


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Haunted Houses

When: All weekend
Where: Various locations
What is it: All the haunted houses in Vancouver are opening up to get you scared out of your mind this weekend. We recommend the haunted corn maze for a mild heart attack. (more info)


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Kitty Nights Burlesque

When: Sunday, October 25
Where: Biltmore Cabaret (2755 Prince Edward @ 12th)
What is it: A Super-Villainous Cosplay Show and Party featuring nerdlesque versions of some of the top super-villains of all time! (more info)

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