One Vancouver: Coming Together

Camp What’s-It-Called
May 31, 202411:30 amVictoria, CanadaMore info
Starry nights, food fights, and cabin competitions – just a few of the staples of a great week at camp! Will our campers have the greatest summer of their teenage lives, or will their mischief lead to mayhem? YOU decide!
North Vancouver Shipyards Night Market
May 27, 20247:00 amNorth Vancouver, CanadaMore info
Every Friday night, locals and visitors gather at the Shipyards District to indulge in a culinary extravaganza, explore unique artisan vendors, enjoy live music and DJ sets while unwinding in the lively beer garden. This one-of-a-kind experience is brought to you by the Greater Vancouver Food Trucks Festival and a community of passionate individuals dedicated to creating unforgettable memories.
Murder is a Drag - A Murder Mystery Dinner Experience
May 30, 202410:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Dinner, Drag, Drinks… and a Detective? Join Vancouver Mysteries for the second chapter in our Murder Is a Drag series: Wake the Dead. A new murder mystery show with a new murder victim and three new suspects. Can you help our detective solve the mystery? **We are asking guests to please wear black to this show, which is set at a memorial service for our recently departed (fictitious) friend.** Tickets include dinner, a drink, drag performances... and a detective! Interact with the suspects, solve a puzzle, collect clues…
Here's Bowen Arts! Tour 2024
May 25, 20243:00 amBowen Island, CanadaMore info
Discover the Arts of Bowen Island. Join us for a free Self Guided Tour of 21 Art Studios and Hubs. Over 130 artists will be sharing their love of art with you. Sculpture, Photography, Painting, Ceramics, Jewellery, Textiles, Literary Works, and more. Each day will also offer a variety of Musical Performances and Literary Readings. This is a unique opportunity to see artists studios, meet with them, purchase art and get to know more about their processes. Each Art Hub and Studio will showcase 3 to 5 artists, along with art demonstrations... something for everyone.
Birds Nest Properties Community Paddling Day
May 26, 20245:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Discover your community from the water with your friends and family! The first session in the series on May 26 at Creekside Paddling Centre will include hourly dragon boat paddling sessions, water science activities, art exhibitions exploring what’s under False Creek, and Indigenous walking tours. Each paddling session, starting hourly between 1pm and 3pm, is led by community volunteers from Vancouver’s top dragon boat team who are giving back to the community by helping new paddlers- young and old- explore their community from the water.
Danny Nielsen: In Conversation
May 23, 202412:00 pmVancouver, CanadaMore info
The Dance Centre presents Canadian tap dance artist Danny Nielsen’s In Conversation, a collaboration with renowned pianist/percussionist Kristian Alexandrov which delves into the symbiotic relationship between tap dance and jazz piano. Touching on new takes of old standards, and original music, they will co-create a performance drawing on everything from traditional and contemporary jazz to R&B, hip hop and rock, in a celebration of tap and musical artistry.
City Opera Vancouver presents The Hafu Project
May 25, 202411:30 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Combining traditional and adapted song, while drawing on cultural touch points from Japanese, Swedish and Canadian culture, The Hafu Project shares a semi-autobiographical story about the struggle with identity, the search for new meaning in community and delves into how identity manifests as a product of social circumstance. Adapted from the existing digital series of the same name, this live presentation - with performances by Kawabata, baritone, and Perri Lo, piano - will be the first public performance in the next stages of the project.
Bicycle Film Festival Vancouver
May 18, 20249:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
The Bicycle Film Festival (BFF) has been celebrating bicycles through art, film and music over the last 24 years. BFF spanned the world in over 100 cities worldwide to an audience of over one million people. BFF Vancouver presents two short film programs: Adventure shorts and Urban Bike shorts. These short films appeal to a wide audience from film connoisseurs to avid cyclists and everyone in between. Curated documentaries, narratives, animations, award-winning directors, and emerging talents – all sharing equal billing.
Art Party
May 11, 202411:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Calling all art lovers, makers, visionaries and mavericks! Art Party is BACK on May 11. Walk the red carpet in your most adventurous spring look, and experience an incredible evening like no other, featuring art, music, drinks and unexpected surprises throughout the Gallery. Featured performances will include an interactive video installation by Chimerik 似不像; a contemporary dance performance by OURO Collective; a performance and zine-making activity with Art Action Earwig; a DJ set by Nancy Lee and more.
Ballet BC FOR EVER
May 9, 202412:00 pmVancouver, CanadaMore info
A full evening of premieres from Ballet BC Artistic Director Medhi Walerski closes Ballet BC’s 23/24 season. A powerful tribute to The Rite of Spring, the epic Chamber makes its long-awaited company premiere. SWAY, an intimate exploration of hope, is shared with North American audiences for the first time. Plus an anticipated world premiere, Walerski’s first new creation since the success of just BEFORE right AFTER.
AEW Collision: All Elite Wrestling
May 11, 20249:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
AEW Collision: All Elite Wrestling May 11, 2024 Times: Starting: 5:00 PM Location: Rogers Arena Address: 800 Griffiths Wy https://rogersarena.com/event/all-elite-wrestling/ All Elite Wrestling (AEW)makes its debut at Rogers Arena: On May 11, find a huge night of professional wrestling with some of today's most prominent wrestlers.
A Case For The Existence Of God
May 16, 202411:00 amVancouver, Canada
Two young fathers — a mortgage broker, and a plant worker desperate to buy a piece of land — meet to discuss a loan in an unassuming cubicle. As Keith and Ryan grapple with the realities of adulthood, a shared quest for meaning and belonging transcends the systems that fence them in. By Samuel D. Hunter, featuring Rob Salvador and Kwesi Ameyaw. Directed by Kaitlin Williams. Stage Management by Sam Pawliuk. Lighting Design by Hina Nishioka. Sound Design by Rick Colhoun. Costume Design by Jennifer Milley. Props Coordination by Monica Emme.
2024 DOXA Documentary Film Festival
May 12, 20245:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Committed to cultivating curiosity and critical thought, DOXA delivers some of the very best in contemporary documentary cinema over 11 days. DOXA Documentary Film Festival runs May 2nd - 12th, 2024, offering an exceptional selection of films, filmmaker Q+A’s and Industry events. DOXA is presented by The Documentary Media society, a Vancouver-based non-profit, charitable society. DOXA is presented on unceded xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) and Tsleil-Waututh territory.
Harrison Tulip Festival
May 5, 20242:00 amAgassiz, CanadaMore info
The BC farming family who pioneered the province’s most beloved flower festivals is thrilled to launch the new Harrison Tulip Festival, sprouting from the fertile ground of Agassiz, near Harrison Hot Springs. The festival will run for approximately four weeks, creating endless opportunities for capturing spring photos, memories, and experiences while tiptoeing around the tulips. Two food trucks will be onsite daily, offering food for purchase, including authentic Dutch stroopwafels that cleverly evoke tulips’ storied homeland. A farm store also offers souvenirs, fresh cut and potted flowers, and refreshments for purchase. 4. Read Blog: - Duration: 35 minutes - Results: Read 4 articles: -Documents reveal Ottawa's efforts to get Loblaw, Walmart on board with grocery code -How Brick Staining Can Increase Your Home's Value and Curb Appeal -Deeply unhappy' grocery shoppers plan to boycott Loblaw-owned stores in May -Trans Mountain pipeline project ushers in new era for oilsands hub Fort McMurray
The Improv Centre Spring Programming
April 30, 202411:30 amVictoria, CanadaMore info
Join us at Vancouver's home for live comedy! Theatresports - Fridays & Saturdays from April 12th - May 11th Doors at 6:30 & 8:30 | Show at 7:30 & 9:30 PG – Some material may not be suitable for all audiences. Two teams of highly skilled improv comedians vie for the laughs and support of audience judges. A high-energy, fast-paced and good-natured competition that will leave you wanting more. Two shows on Fridays and Saturdays means you’ll get your weekend comedy fix!
Moonlight and Magnolias
April 28, 202411:30 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Step right up for the Metro Theatre's grand finale of the season! Brace yourselves for an uproarious comedy that guarantees uproarious laughter and endless entertainment! Picture this: the iconic David O. Selznick, knee-deep into the filming of 'Gone With the Wind', suddenly realizes the script is a disaster and the director he hired is clueless. With just five days to salvage the production before it shuts down, David hastily replaces them and restarts the shoot. Enter a fresh-faced film director, still wrapping up 'The Wizard of Oz', and a renowned screenwriter. The three of them embark on a whirlwind week-long journey to wrangle Margaret Mitchell's mammoth 1,037-page novel into a coherent screenplay.
Firehall Arts Centre presents: This Is How We Got Here
April 28, 202411:30 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Both heartbreaking and heartwarming at the same time, This is How We Got Here follows a close-knit family still dealing with the lingering trauma of an unexpected loss. A mother, father, aunt, and uncle must learn how to move forward after their shared grief as they re-learn how to interact with one another through humour, forgiveness, and love. Written by Keith Barker.
Justin Timberlake: The Forget Tomorrow World Tour
April 29, 202411:30 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
The Forget Tomorrow World Tour marks Justin Timberlake’s return to the global stage after a hiatus. The tour includes 22 cities across North America, kicking off in Vancouver and making stops in Seattle, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami, Chicago, New York, Boston, and more. Fans can expect an electrifying performance as Timberlake brings his signature blend of pop, R&B, and soul to the stage.
Harrison Tulip Festival
April 29, 20242:00 amAgassiz, CanadaMore info
The BC farming family who pioneered the province’s most beloved flower festivals is thrilled to launch the new Harrison Tulip Festival, sprouting from the fertile ground of Agassiz, near Harrison Hot Springs. The festival will run for approximately four weeks, creating endless opportunities for capturing spring photos, memories, and experiences while tiptoeing around the tulips. Two food trucks will be onsite daily, offering food for purchase, including authentic Dutch stroopwafels that cleverly evoke tulips’ storied homeland. A farm store also offers souvenirs, fresh cut and potted flowers, and
Dance//Novella
April 25, 20244:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! noon series features an exciting new dance theatre work by Dance//Novella. Founded by former Ballet BC artists Racheal Prince and Brandon Lee Alley, the company has quickly gained a reputation for bold and theatrical creations. Night is the Mother is inspired by dreams: it follows six characters (Bryn Bridgen, Kiera Hill, Yuha Tomita, Juan Duarte, Will Jessup, and Tara Williamson Campbell) as they band together and try to survive in a fantastical landscape of shifting realities.
DanceHouse presents Dorrance Dance’s SOUNDspace
April 20, 202412:00 pmVancouver, Canada
DanceHouse, in partnership with Vancouver Tap Dance Society, presents the Canadian premiere of Dorrance Dance’s electrifying SOUNDspace, on stage April 19 and 20, 2024 at 8pm at the Vancouver Playhouse. Originally choreographed for New York City’s St. Mark’s Church, the work is a high-spirited and wildly innovative exploration of the relationship between sound and movement – from the hypnotic slide of socks, and slap of bare feet, to the percussive and thrilling roar of fast-tapping heels.
Coast City Country Festival
April 20, 20247:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Country fans! Strap on your boots and head to the inaugural Coast City Country Festival. Featuring Luke Bryan, Nickelback, Dierks Bentley, Bailey Zimmerman, Brett Young, Walker Hayes, Nate Smith, and more. The city-wide event promises music fans the ultimate country celebration combining coastal and mountain charm with a vibrant city atmosphere. BC Place & Commodore Ballroom
Vancouver Fashion Week F/W 2024
April 23, 20245:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Since its inception in 2001, Vancouver Fashion Week has been dedicated to cultivating the success of both established designers and award-winning emerging designers with its global perspective and highly multicultural approach. David Lam Hall April 23 - 28, 2024
Carmen
April 27, 202411:30 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
The blood of passion surges and spills in one of the most beloved and widely performed works in operatic history. Animated by an all-star cast and audacious stagecraft, the conflicting worlds and failed romance of the sensual, rebellious Carmen and the possessive military man Don José absolutely burst off the stage.
Capture Photography Festival
April 22, 20247:00 amVancouver, CanadaMore info
Capture Photography Festival is Western Canada’s largest lens-based art festival. Annually in April, lens-based art is exhibited at dozens of galleries and other venues throughout Metro Vancouver as part of the Exhibition Program, alongside an extensive Public Art Program, an Events Program that spans tours, films, artist talks, and community events as well as an educational partnership with Emily Carr University.