Every month, the Cit compiles a list of Vancouver’s must-see events. This makes it easy to ensure that you’re always around ‘n about town experiencing all that Vancouver has to offer. We’ve drawn from various sources to make this calendar your monthly go-to list for all things Vancouver. The Cit is pleased to release the November edition of your Vancouver Social Calendar. As always, if you have an event you’d like us to include, share.
When: Tuesday, November 11
Where: Multiple locations around Vancouver
See our list of Remembrance Day ceremonies around Metro Vancouver
When: Friday, November 7 to Monday, November 10
Where: Celebrities Nightclub
What: The historical & diverse nightlife destination celebrates 30 years with special sets from Hot Since 82, Amine Edge & Dance and a Vogue Charity Event featuring NYC Legend MikeQ
Twitter: @celebrities_van #CELEBS30YR
When: Running until November 30, Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: PNE Fairgrounds
What: Shop local winter produce + artisan prepared foods + local crafts + enjoy hot food trucks
When: Running until November 9
What: Over 90 arts + culture events at 25 venues throughout the Downtown Eastside
When: Running until April 25, 2015, Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Nat Bailey Stadium – 4601 Ontario Street, Vancouver
What: Shop locally grown produce + enjoy hot food trucks + live music + more
When: November 4, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Holt Renfrew, Pacific Centre
What: Canada’s largest Movember fundraising event feat. a VIP fashion show, local celebrities, beers, canapés, and more!
When: November 6 to 9
Where: Various venues
What: A 4-day circus festival feat. leading circus acts & performers, Main Stage shows, hands-on workshops, installations, cabarets, and industry panel discussions
When: November 6 to 8
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre
What: Ballet BC’s first performance of the season
When: November 7 & 8
Where: MARKET by Jean-Georges restaurant
What: Enjoy a movie in the plush private theatre of the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver with an elegant meal
When: November 8
Where: Griffins Boxing & Fitness, North Vancouver
What: An award-winning charity dinner and boxing gala benefitting Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver
When: November 11 to 16
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre
What: Over 310 artisans from coast to coast incl. wood turners + glass blowers + sculptors + potters + entertainment + food + more!
When: November 12 to 15
Where: Centennial Theatre & Rio Theatre
What: Watch a unique collection of outdoor and mountaineering films on the big screen
When: November 14 to 16
Where: Vancity Theatre – 1181 Seymour Street
What: 17 new films and 4 web series showcasing B.C.’s film industry
When: November 14 to 16, 21 to 23, 28 to 30
Where: The Shipyards – 19 Wallace Mews, North Vancouver
What: Over 50 local artisans + food trucks + live music + an outdoor light display + a skating rink from noon to 6 p.m.!
When: November 15
What: Vote in the general local election from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
When: November 17 to 23
Where: The PNE Forum
What: Vancouver’s premium whisky, beer and spirit festival featuring over 300 kinds of whisky
When: November 20 to 23
Where: Main Street, 1st Avenue, Victoria Drive
What: Annual visual arts festival that involves artists on Vancouver’s Eastside opening their studios to the public
When: November 21, 3 to 7 p.m.
Where: 3075 Slocan Street
What: Italian cuisine + music + handmade products from local artisans
When: November 22 to December 24
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza
What: Authentic outdoor German Christmas village + market
When: November 22 from noon to 7 p.m.
What: A free holiday festival w/ outdoor shopping + more
When: November 28 to December 24
Where: Grouse Mountain
What: Sleigh rides + skating + breakfast with Santa + real reindeer + gingerbread village + more
When: November 29 to January 3
Where: Capilano Suspension Bridge
What: 250,000 sparkling lights + music + the world’s largest living Christmas tree
Editor: Danielle Johnson, @westcoastdcj
Created By: Kendall Titchener, @Kendall_Titch