10 can't-miss club nights in Vancouver this September

Aug 28 2017, 6:39 am

Keep the party going this September!

From Long Weekend Parties to Westward Music Festival 2017 and more, here is our checklist of can’t-miss club nights taking place in Vancouver this month.

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

End of Summer Soiree #CelebsPlayhouse

  • What: Summer is going out with a bang at Celebrities with the #CelebsPlayhouse End of Summer Soirée. Featuring favourite house anthems and club hits from DJs Yurie & Seb C.
  • When: September 2
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Celebrities– 1022 Davie Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free RSVP – valid till 11:30 pm; subject to capacity

Digitalistic: Bloghouse Revival Party

  • What: A dance party dedicated to the dynamic electronic dance scene of the early-to-mid 2000s with DJs Trevor Risk and Waspy, plus Phil David in the Projection Room.
  • When: September 2
  • Time: 10:30 pm
  • Where: The Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free RSVP – valid before 11 pm, or $8

SJS Labour Day Boogie

  • What: Slow Jam Sundays is a sexy video dance party featuring all your favourite old school (and new school) slow jams, spun by DJs Marlon J. English and P-luv alongside hosts Ariel Swan and Aaron Dudley.
  • When: September 3
  • Time: 9 pm
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 867 Granville Street,
  • Tickets: Online, $15

KnowMads with guests The X Presidents and All Star Opera


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  • What: Born one day apart, Northwest hip hop duo KnowMads – Tom Pepe and Tom Wilson – began their movement almost a decade ago and have been cultivating one of the most diehard independent followings in the region ever since. They began making music purely out of love. As their passion grew, so did their fan base.
  • When: September 8
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: The Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward St, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $13

Westward Music Festival 2017

  • What: A multi-genre, multi-venue music festival featuring performances by Vince Staples, A Tribe Called Red, Gov’t Mule, Dear Rouge, Hannah Georgas and more.
  • When: September 14 to 17
  • Where: Various venues across Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online


  • What: Known for flipping tracks into re-imagined bangers, Ohio-based bass producer Crankdat makes his return to Vancouver playing at VENUE for EMBRVCE Fridays.
  • When: September 15
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Venue – 881 Granville St, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $15

Corbin & Shlohmo

  • What: Shlohmo is the creation of 22-year-old Henry Laufer, LA-native and visual artist turned self taught musician. As a founding member of the WEDIDIT collective (RL Grime, Groundislava, D33j, Purple, 2kwtvr, Juj, Nick Melons), Henry’s early work placed him at the forefront of a new wave of rising talent amongst west coast producers. With an effortless grasp on sound design, Laufer combines deceptively simple and emotive melodies, subtle bass drops and swinging slow motion drums. 
  • When: September 17
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 867 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $28.50

Brennan Heart

Brennan Heart

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  • What: Brennan Heart (real name: Fabian Bohn) has an impressive track record as a DJ and producer with over 100 releases. His track “Lose my Mind” was an instant hit on YouTube with over 13 million views, and he has sold out the legendary Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam, Brennan is known for his unrestrained efforts and perseverance, constantly improving his skills and studio setup.
  • When: September 23
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Harbour Event Centre – 750 Pacific Blvd., Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $35

Sup Fu? Saturdays 5 Year Anniversary with Lil B

  • What: Celebrate Sup Fu? Saturdays 5 Year Anniversary with Lil B “THE BASEDGOD” and residents Sailor Gerry, DJ Seko, DJ Marvel and hosted by Dkay.
  • When: September 23
  • Time: 10:30 pm
  • Where: Fortune Sound Club – 147 East Pender Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $22.50


  • What: Dutch brothers Victor and Stephan Leicher are fast conquering the world of dance music as scintillating duo DubVision. With five Beatport Main Chart Top 10s, two Beatport Progressive House Chart #1s and a Beatport Electro Chart #1 to their name, they have marked themselves out as a serious force in the dance music scene.
  • When: September 29
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Harbour Event Centre – 750 Pacific Blvd., Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free
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