What: Each weekend over 20,000 visitors hit up this massive summertime night market in Richmond and experience the diverse array of booths, food and drink vendors, kids’ play area, and live entertainment.
Where: 12631 Vulcan Way (behind Home Depot on Sweden Way), Richmond
When: Friday, May 8 to September 27; Fridays and Saturdays 6 to 11 p.m. and Sundays 6 to 10 p.m.
What: Vancouver launches the first BC Darkness Into Light fundraising event for suicide and self-harm awareness and prevention. Darkness Into Light is a unique, early morning experience which begins in darkness at 4.45am as thousands of people walk or run a 5km route across the world while dawn is breaking.
What: Discover all of the low cost programs, facilities and services available for dinghy sailing, windsurfing, stand-up paddling, ocean kayaking and rowing.There will be displays and demonstrations including our annual Season Opening Sail Past, as well as Jericho affiliated Club, Fleet and School information.
Where: Jericho Sailing Club – 1300 Discovery St., Vancouver
What: This Mother’s Day, treat Mom with a visit to Bloedel and a special gift! This package for mom includes one adult admission to the conservatory, an exclusive silver Umay pendant ($20 value) and special treats from Truffles Fine Foods, Daniel Chocolate, Barefoot Venus, and Evian.
Where: Bloedel Conservatory at Queen Elizabeth Park – 4600 Cambie St., Vancouver
What: This FREE community-based art challenge invites people of all ages and artistic abilities to spend the day together creating outdoors. This year’s Outdoor Painting Challenge offers over $20,000 in prizes to be won at our 6 Opus locations across B.C.
Where: Various Opus locations
When: Sunday, May 10; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
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