What: It’s a Pokémon showdown at the BC Sports Hall of Fame. Get 50% off when you show your Pokédex at the door, visit Pokéstops within the stadium, and watch out for lures that will be activated throughout the day.
Where: BC Sports Hall of Fame – 777 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver
What: This event takes place on the MV Britannia, and has been nicknamed the industry cruise – this boat tends to be much more chill and laid back compared to Sunday, and is known for hosting many locals, industry staff, The Vancouver Pride Board, extended visitors and special out of town guests.
When: Monday, August 1; boarding is at 3 pm, sailing 4 to 8 pm
Where: Harbour Cruises – 501 Denman Street, Vancouver
What: This film festival showcasing grassroots, indie filmmakers will be fusing the spirit of the Canadian people and combining it with a full international programme of films about people from every walk of life – including Vancouver artist Ken Foster.
Where: VIFF Vancity Theatre – 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver
When: Monday, August 1, from 1 pm, and Tuesday, August 2, from 6:30 pm
Tickets: At VIFF, all screenings $12 full price, $10 for students
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