What: Bats, beavers, coyotes, and owls… each are adapted to life in the dark, and a nighttime prowl is the best way to find them. This walk begins at dusk with a wine reception to awaken the nocturnal animal within!
Where: Lost Lagoon Nature House – Stanley Park, Vancouver
What: Local pinball collector, All Together Now exhibition contributor and Stacked Pinball League coordinator Kyle Seller, hosts a pinball tournament for the general public. Square off against amateur opponents in a triple elimination tournament.
Where: Museum of Vancouver – 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver
What: The Vancouver New Music Festival kicks off on Thursday, showcasing music created with mechanical and electro-mechanical movements and sounds. Performing on opening night are Adam Basanta, Sabrina Schroeder and Lucas Abela.
What: Short presentations by Vancouver’s leaders and thinkers to entertain, educate and provoke, hosted by former Vancouver Mayor Sam Sullivan. This time round, speakers include wine educator DJ Kearney and karaoke therapist Heather Watson.
Where: Vancouver Playhouse – 600 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
What: The Small Stage season, showcasing cutting edge dance on a small stage, starts this week, exploring themes of duet/solo/gender. Pop This! podcast hosts Lisa Christiansen and Andrea Warner will provide irreverent, provocative commentary.
Where: The Anza Club – 3 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver