What: This is the last weekend of the city’s largest Oktoberfest celebration, which includes a theatrical keg tapping, and Marktplatz, plus the Stein Games and a Lippensynchron Battle. It’ll have you clinking your steins and cheering “Prost!”
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza – 650 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
When: From Friday, October 7, to Sunday, October 9
What: Fright Nights is returning for another year to Playland,to allow grown-ups to count down the days to Halloween. On the docket this year are 15 rides, two live shows, seven haunted houses, and 90 “monsters” roaming the grounds.
Where: Playland – 2901 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
When: Friday, October 7 to Monday, October 31; various times