5 things to do in Vancouver today: Friday, February 5

Dec 19 2017, 8:00 pm

Today’s date matches up with the number of Vancouver events on display. This astrological event only happens once every 3,567 days, or so my aunt’s Facebook would have me believe.

The Vancouver Events Calendar has more.


  • What: Dutch DJ Fadil El Ghoul, better known as R3hab, spins the tunes all night at the Harbour Event Centre.
  • Where: Harbour Event Centre -750 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, February 5; 10 p.m.

FourPlay 2016

  • What: This year’s version of one of Vancouver’s most popular one act play festival, hosted by Langara College and Studio 8. Tonight is a preview night for “The Classroom,” and “Retail: The Musical.”
  • Where: Langara College – 100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, February 5; 8 p.m.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

  • What: The stage adaptation for family-friendly classic “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.” Put on by Align Entertainment, there’s no better way to take a trip back to childhood.
  • Where:
  • When: Friday, February 5; 2 p.m.

Vancouver Giants vs. Calgary Hitmen

  • What: Two very intensely named sports teams face off against each other tonight. Let the old rivalries burn! Support your hometown heroes with a good old fashioned night at the rink.
  • Where:
  • When: Friday, February 5; 7:30 p.m.


  • What: Harpist Elisa Thorn performs, following her year-long mentorship under composer Dr. Lisa Cay Miller. A bright young mind in music, you won’t want to miss this talented and inspiring performer.
  • Where:
  • When: Friday, February 5; 7:30 p.m