Hot dog! It’s the weekend and we’re so ready. We’ve got folk music, dashing dogs, a 19+ amusement park, and a live Harry Potter symphony experience. What more could you want?!? Check it out below:

friday afternoon in vancouver

Bastille Day Festival

When: Friday, July 14
Where: Yaletown Roundhouse
What is it: Bastille Day is a free, public festival taking place at the Roundhouse Community Centre, celebrating French food, culture, and entertainment. (more info)

Adult Evenings at Playland

When: Friday, July 14, 2017
Where: Playland
What is it: Adults (19+) are invited to enjoy Playland in an all-new, kid-free atmosphere with alcohol, DJs and all your favourite rides running late into the night. (more info)

North Vancouver Shipyards Market

When: Friday, July 14, 2017
Where: Lower Lonsdale, North Vancouver
What is it: The weekly summer night market on the North Shore with live music, a beer garden, (A LOT of) food, art, music… Dogs are allowed and you can by things like jewelry, clothing, baking, organic meats, and much more. (more info)

Story Story Lie

When: Friday, July 14
Where: Cafe Deux Soleils (2096 Commercial Drive)
What is it: Have a strange story to tell? Or want to see if you can trick the audience with a lie? Open Mic! Anyone can come tell a story, true or false. Trick the most people and you’ll win an amazing prize! (more info)

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Vancouver Folk Music Festival

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: Jericho Beach in Kitsilano
What is it: Vancouver’s legendary Folk Music Festival covers three music-filled days at Jericho Beach, with eight stages, 70 hours of music (folk and world music) a festival market, food vendors and more. If you’re too cheap, sit on the beach and enjoy the music from beyond the fence. (more info)

Eastside Flea Market

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: 1024 Main Street
What is it: It’s where all the cool kids go! The Flea includes 50+ local vendors, 5 artisan showrooms, food trucks, an outdoor courtyard, music, pinball, and many more surprises. (more info)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: The Orpheum Theatre
What is it: Relive the magic of Harry Potter soaring across the big screen in high-definition and experience the music of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performing John Williams’ unforgettable score live on the Orpheum stage. (more info)

Wiener Dog Races

When: Saturday, July 15 – Sunday, July 16
Where: Hastings Racecourse
What is it: Hastings Racecourse goes to the dogs when its dachshund against dachshund in a wiener-takes-all competition. (more info)

Summer Sizzler Vol. 2

When: Saturday, July 15
Where: 1575 Vernon Drive, Vancouver
What is it: An outdoor afternoon of craft cider, abstinence from work and friendly tropical vibes hosted at Sunday Cider. (more info)

Red Truck Brewery Concert Series

When: Saturday, July 15
Where: 295 E 1st Ave, Vancouver, BC
What is it: Six bands playing in the parking lot of Red Truck Brewing parking lot with Drake White & The Big Fire headlining.. (more info)

sunday in vancouver

Vancouver Folk Music Festival

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: Jericho Beach in Kitsilano
What is it: Vancouver’s legendary Folk Music Festival covers three music-filled days at Jericho Beach, with eight stages, 70 hours of music (folk and world music) a festival market, food vendors and more. If you’re too cheap, sit on the beach and enjoy the music from beyond the fence. (more info)

Eastside Flea Market

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: 1024 Main Street
What is it: It’s where all the cool kids go! The Flea includes 50+ local vendors, 5 artisan showrooms, food trucks, an outdoor courtyard, music, pinball, and many more surprises. (more info)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert

When: All weekend (July 13 – 16)
Where: The Orpheum Theatre
What is it: Relive the magic of Harry Potter soaring across the big screen in high-definition and experience the music of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performing John Williams’ unforgettable score live on the Orpheum stage. (more info)

Wiener Dog Races

When: Saturday, July 15 – Sunday, July 16
Where: Hastings Racecourse
What is it: Hastings Racecourse goes to the dogs when its dachshund against dachshund in a wiener-takes-all competition. (more info)

Not enough events for you? Check out the full July Event Listings.

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