A weekend full of burlesque, Bowie, and wrestling! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, look no further. We’ve selected our top 7 things that are happening this weekend in Vancouver. Check out the list below and get out there and do something!

Uncaped Crusaders: A ‘Batlesque’ Tribute to Batman

When: Friday, January 13, 2017
Where: Rio Theatre
What is it: This wacky (and very fun!) “batlesque” variety show celebrates everyone’s favourite ‘stark’ knight and his rogues gallery… with a playfully sensual twist! (more info)

Gluten Free Expo

When: Saturday, January 14 – 15, 2017
Where: 999 Canada Place
What is it: Get together with other GF people and commiserate about how much you miss bread that doesn’t crumble before you can get it into your mouth. Free samples! Save on GF products! (more info)

A Live Rock Burlesque Tribute To David Bowie

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017
Where: Rio Theatre
What is it: Few artists have changed the face of music as much as this innovative, iconoclastic legend whose career spanned the decades and influenced millions of artists. This evening features a cast of fabulous burlesque artists and a live band playing a celebratory tribute to this legendary superstar. (more info)

Bowie Ball

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017
Where: The Rickshaw
What is it: Celebrate the life and legacy of the great David Bowie and to support the fight against the disease that took him last year. Local talent will be covering some of their favorite Bowie music. (more info)

ECCW Ballroom Brawl

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017
Where: The Commodore Ballroom
What is it: Quickly becoming one of the Commodore Ballroom’s hottest regular events, the Elite Canadian Championship Wrestling returns with Ballroom Brawl VII on Saturday, January 14. Featuring jaw-dropping performances by some of ECCW’s rising stars and much more. (more info)

The Anxiety Show: F**k Fat Shaming

When: Sunday, January 15, 2017
Where: Guilt & Company (1 Alexander Street)
What is it: A brand new dark comedy variety show exploring different mental health disorders, as told from those who experience them firsthand. The first half features stand-up, sketch, music, and storytelling by comedians; and the second half is open-mic style to the audience, giving the chance to share their own stories.  (more info)

Puzzle Party

When: Sunday, January 15, 2017
Where: Gordon Neighbourhood House
What is it: Explore a variety of puzzles we have.. like Japanese Puzzle Box, Wooden Burr Puzzle, Metal Disentanglement Puzzle, String Puzzle, Jigsaw Puzzle etc. Meet like-minded people, discuss tips and techniques, enhance knowledge, have fun! (more info)

Looking for more things to do? Check out the full January Event Listing here.

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