Now that the snow is over and done with… lets get on with a weekend of sun! A perfect weekend for snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, or sitting around in your underwear re-watching episodes of Black Mirror while eating cheetos – whatever floats your boat, dude!

Check out our list of the top 10 things happening this weekend in Vancouver:

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Eastside Flea Market Shop N’ Bop

When: Friday, February 24, 2017 at 6:00pm
Where: Ellis Building (1024 Main Street)
What is it: Held from 6-10pm, bring shopping and partying together with select vendors, a DJ, artisan showrooms, pinball and pool, drink specials and more. (more info)

Tinder Tales: Live at the Fox Cabaret

When: Friday, February 24, 2017 at 7:30pm
Where: Fox Cabaret (2321 Main Street)
What is it: Professional/Amateur Daters, Storytellers, Comedians, and everyday people confess their most outrageous Tinder Tales and other online dating disasters live on stage at the Fox Cabaret. (more info)

Laser Show: Radiohead / Pink Floyd

When: Friday, February 24, 2017 at 8:10pm
Where: BCIT Planetarium 3700 Willingdon Av.
What is it: A weekly laser show featuring the highlights and constellations over Vancouver’s night sky with the soundtrack of your favourite songs from RadioHead and Pink Floyd. (more info)

Battle of the Brush Grand Finale

When: Friday, Feb 24 from 8:30 – 11:30pm
Where: Heritage Hall Main Street (3102 Main Street)
What is it: A live painting competition with 10 artists, 4 teams, 1 winner. You get to watch, wander, and drink while they paint. At the end of the night, the audience gets to vote on who wins! (more info)

East Van Mardi Gras

When: Friday, Feb 24 from 8:00 – 1:00am
Where: Wise Hall (1882 Adanac Street)
What is it: Jazz, Horns, Funk, Costumes, Stilts, Parades, Krewes, Theatre, Food and Drink …. All go in the hall pot to create a magical evening of New Orleans style Mardi Gras – East Van Style. (more info)

saturday events in vancouver

Eastside Flea Market

When: Friday, February 24, 2017
Where: Ellis Building (1024 Main Street)
What is it: More than 50 local vendors, artisan showrooms, food trucks, bar, outdoor courtyard, pinball & more! (more info)

So Many Comedy Shows: JFL Fest

When: On until February 25, 2017
Where: Various locations
What is it: Vancouver’s biggest comedy festival! Presenting some of the best in stand-up, sketch, and improv. This year’s headliners include Sarah Silverman, Tom Segura, Trevor Noah, and Game Grumps. (more info)

Pet Lover Show

When: Saturday, Feb 25 – Sunday, Feb 26
Where: Tradex Abbotsford
What is it: Western Canada’s largest pet show is returning to Abbotsford this year with exciting new attractions and exhibitions for Greater Vancouver pets and their humans. (more info)

Weird Al Karaoke

When: Saturday, Feb 25 at 9pm
Where: Little Mountain Comedy Department (195 E 26 Ave)
What is it: It’s a show where Vancouver comedians perform original parody songs, live! Original Weird Al not in attendance. But there is a weird owl. (more info)

Taboo Revue – Glorious Bodies

When: Saturday, Feb 25 at 8pm
Where: Wise Hall (1882 Adanac Street)
What is it: A cast of over 20 teasers will tantalize your senses with an evening of dreamy dances, glamorous group numbers, and hilarious comedic antics – All in Screaming Chicken’s signature burlesque style. (more info)

sunday in vancouver

East Van Garage Sale

When: Sunday, Feb 26 at 9:00pm
Where: Astoria Hastings (769 E Hastings)
What is it: Tons of rad vendors selling all sorts of amazing wonders. Vintage clothing, jewelry, housewares, oddities, records, knick knacks, books, and many unique items! (more info)

Eastside Flea Market

When: Friday, February 24, 2017
Where: Ellis Building (1024 Main Street)
What is it: More than 50 local vendors, artisan showrooms, food trucks, bar, outdoor courtyard, pinball & more! (more info)

Sunday Service Comedy Show

When: Sunday, Feb 26 at 9:00pm
Where: Fox Cabaret (2321 Main Street)
What is it: Every week, come laugh with the funniest kids in town, the Sunday Service. For comedy lovers in Vancouver the Sunday Service is a weekly ritual. (more info)

Not enough stuff for you to do? Check out the full February event listings for even more events.

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