What: AniRevo is Vancouver’s largest and fasting growing anime convention, celebrating anime, manga, cosplay and Japanese Culture at it’s Winter gathering. Featuring live shows, panel discussions, and cosplay contests.
Where: The Art Institute of Vancouver – 2665 Renfrew Street, Vancouver
When: February 12 to 13
Tickets: At the door, $20-$25, children under 12 free
What: Join Blue Heron Creamery along with Say Hello Sweets and For the Love of Food for a delicious Blue Valentines Pop-Up Shop. Try plant-based chocolates, ice cream, cheeses, cookies, and cheesecake.
Where: 400 Industrial Avenue, Vancouver
When: February 12 at 6 pm
Tickets: At the door, $5 which includes treats and a beverage.
What: Kitty Nights presents a live band burlesque tribute to the trailblazing legacy of Kate Bush. Featuring the Kitty Nights band with guest vocalists playing a selection of Kate Bush’s most loved songs, and a cast of passionate burlesque artists performing works especially created for the show.
Where: The Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward St, Vancouver
Image: Vancouver winter from Grouse Mountain/Shutterstock
What: Enjoy an hour-long guided group snowshoe tour followed by a delicious chocolate fondue, served in an intimate setting. Prices include snowshoe and headlamp rentals, tour guide and chocolate fondue.
Where: Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver
When: February 12 at 3 pm and 6 pm, and February 14 at 3 pm, 6 pm, and 8:30 pm
What: Want veggies this spring and summer? Crunchy homegrown lettuce and hearty kale and other greens? West End Urban Garden Club presents this two-part in-depth workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden.
Where: West End Community Centre – 870 Denman Street, Vancouver
What: Shimmy and shake to retro surf, soul, Motown and more while enjoying delicious authentic tiki cocktails. Featuring performances by Giner Avenue, Gidget Gravedigger, and Ruthe Ordare in a vintage Polynesian pop environment.
Where: The Shameful Tiki Room – 4362 Main Street, Vancouver