5 things to do in Vancouver today: Thursday, April 14

Dec 19 2017, 9:21 pm

It’s hard to believe there’s so much happening behind closed doors in this city. Luckily, the doors are open for you. Here’s five things happening in Vancouver today.

The Vancouver Event Calendar has more.

Jonathon Kite

  • What: Skokie Illinois native and star of ABC’s “Two Broke Girls,” comedian Jonathon Kite comes to Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver.
  • Where: Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club –
  • When: Thursday, April 14; 8 p.m.

Pootie Tang

  • What: Louis C.K.’s cult classic film, parodying the blaxploitation films of the 60s and 70s. The man, the myth, the legend – Pootie Tang.
  • Where: Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • When: Thursday, April 14; 11:55 p.m.

U.S. Democratic Debate Viewing Party

  • What: Sure, it’s happening south of the border, but the results of this year’s U.S. Presidential Election will be felt around the world. Root for your Democratic fave with the people at BC for Bernie.
  • Where: Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood Pub –
  • When: Thursday, April 14; 6 to 9 p.m.


  • What: American rapper Marcus Jamal Hopson, better known by his stage name Hopsin, hits the Vogue Theatre on his Hop Solo tour.
  • Where: Vogue Theatre – 918 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Thursday, April 14; 9:30 p.m.

Red Fang

  • What: If you’re looking for something a little heavier, American metal band Red Fang will be blowing the doors off Venue Nightclub, on a mini-tour including Victoria, Vancouver, and Whistler.
  • Where: Venue Nightclub – 881 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Thursday, April 14; 7 p.m.