5 things to do in Vancouver today: Friday, April 1

Dec 19 2017, 9:04 pm

Look behind! Haha, April Fools Day! I can’t see you, I’m just an event round-up. I wouldn’t know if there was anything behind you.

When you’re done acknowledging how much I just got you check out a few of the events happening in Vancouver tonight.

The Vancouver Event Calendar has more.

Diarrhea Planet

  • What: Come check out the totally real band with one of the best names out there at the Rickshaw Theatre tonight, all the way from Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Where: Rickshaw Theatre – 254 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, April 1; 7 p.m.

Fashion Blooms for Autism

  • What: A charity fashion event supporting Pacific Autism Family Centre Foundation, featuring local celebrities in the latest Holt Renfrew fashions.
  • Where:
  • When: Friday, April 1; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Metric and Deathca b for Cutie

  • What: A double-whammy of of bands sad people in the early 2000s listened to, and two of the most iconic bands of their genres. If you’re looking for hard alternation between dancing and gloomy introspection this is the show.
  • Where: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre – 6066 Thunderbird Boulevard, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, April 1; 6:45 p.m.


  • What: Hard rockers Wolfmother are at the Commodore, bringing you a nice comfortable venue to bang your head around in.
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, April 1; 7 p.m.

Game of Thrones Live: Hodor’s Revenge

  • What: Hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor. Hodor hodor. Hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor hodor. HODOR! Ho. Dor.
  • Where: Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, April 1; 8 p.m.