5 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, June 28

Jun 28 2016, 10:48 am

You did it. You made it through Monday. You deserve to treat yourself by doing something fun.

Here are five things to do in Vancouver today, Tuesday, June 28.

3339 – Remembering Terry Fox

  • What: This performance of Mark Haney’s 3339 chamber music tells the most mythic of all Canadian tales – the story of Terry Fox and his Marathon of Hope – on the 35th anniversary of his death.
  • Where: Celebration Hall in Mountain View Cemetery – 5455 Fraser Street, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, June 28, at 7:30 pm and again at 9 pm
  • More info: facebook.com, entry is free

Literary Pub Trivia

  • What: With questions written by local literary luminaries and fabulous prizes to be won, the board of Word Vancouver invites you to come out to test your literary knowledge against the biggest book nerds in the city. Maximum team size is six.
  • Where: Sunset Grill Vancouver – 2204 York Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, June 28, from 7 to 9 pm
  • More info: facebook.com, tickets on the door priced $10 or $28 to add a burger, a glass of beer or wine and a gratuity.

Tedeschi Trucks Band

  • What: The Vancouver International Jazz Festival presents the Tedeschi Trucks Band, a 12-piece tour-de-force, that has quickly become the vanguard of modern roots music, led by one of Rolling Stone’s top 100 guitarists of all time.
  • Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 630 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, June 28, doors at 7 pm, show at 8 pm
  • Tickets: On Ticketfly, priced $69-$118 inc. fees

Student Hiring Fair

  • What: Find your dream job, explore a new career, get professional advice and start planning for the future at the YWCA’s student hiring fair. All services are free.
  • Where: One Stop Career Shop – 980 W 1st Street Unit 109, North Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, June 28, from 2 to 5 pm
  • Register: On Eventbrite, totally free

Fuggles & Warlock Brewmaster’s Dinner

  • What: Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks push traditional styles of beer to the limit, and at this event, executive Chef JJ Fraser will create a special four course menu designed to cut or compliment while maintaining a balance of flavours for both food and beer.
  • Where: CRAFT Beer Market Restaurant – 85 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, June 28, welcome beer at 6 pm, first course at 6:30 pm
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, totally free, priced $60, includes five beers, four courses, taxes and gratuity.
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