10 things to do in Richmond this November

Nov 1 2019, 6:00 am

Looking for an interesting event in Richmond this month? Here is our rundown of 10 fun things to do in November! Jann Arden, Mushroom Show, and more!

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

Curatorial Tour at Richmond Art Gallery

What: Exhibition curator Shaun Dacey leads an in-depth tour of Cindy Mochizuki: Cave to Dream and Jon Sasaki: We First Need a Boat for the Rising Tide to Lift Us at Richmond Art Gallery.

When: November 2, 2019
Time: 1 to 2 pm
Where: Richmond Art Gallery at Richmond Cultural Centre — 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond
Admission: Free

Mushroom Show

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What: Vancouver Mycological Society helps attendees learn about the mushrooms around us with a show of local autumn fungi. Everyone is welcome to bring mystery mushrooms for identification. Presented in collaboration with the TD Parks People.

When: November 3, 2019
Time: 11 am to 3 pm
Where: Richmond Nature Park – 11851 Westminster Hwy, Richmond
Admission: By donation

Cannery Farmers’ Market

What: The Cannery Farmers’ Market is Steveston’s indoor winter market, held at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site. This unique market features local food and artisan merchants, as well as live entertainment, inside a historic cannery setting. Admission to the museum is free on market days.

When: November 3 and 17, December 1, 8, and 15, 2019. February 9 and 23, March 8 and 22, April 5 and 19, 2020
Time: 10 am to 3 pm
Where: Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site – 12138 Fourth Ave, Richmond
Admission: Free

Women in Leadership 4.0: Panel & Luncheon

What: Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosts Women in Leadership 4.0, featuring panellists Dr. Amiee Chan, President & CEO, Norsat International Inc.; Debra Hewson, President & CEO, Odlum Brown Limited; and Suzanne Gill, VP of Government Relations and Public Affairs, Digital Technology Supercluster. Moderated by Cybele Negris, CEO & Co-Founder, Webnames.ca.

When: November 6, 2019
Time: 11:30 am to 2 pm
Where: Pacific Gateway Hotel — 3500 Cessna Dr, Richmond
Tickets: Online

Richmond Remembrance Day Ceremony

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What: The City of Richmond invites the public to observe and participate in the annual Remembrance Day ceremony. The parade starts at 10:20 am, and official ceremonies at the City Hall Cenotaph will follow at 10:40 am. Two minutes of silence will take place at 11 am followed by wreath-laying.

When: November 11, 2019
Time: 10:20 to 11:30 am
Where: Richmond City Hall – 6911 No. 3 Rd, Richmond
Admission: Free

Dixon Craft Fair 2019

What: The Dixon Craft Fair features items for sale from local artists and creators, as well as a cake walk, face painting for children, tree decorating, and more. There will also be a wines-around-the-world auction, silent auction and 50/50 draw, and raffle prizes. Proceeds go to Dixon PAC.

When: November 13, 2019
Time: 6 to 8:30 pm
Where: Dixon Elementary School – 9331 Diamond Rd, Richmond
Admission: Free

Jann Arden

What: Canadian icon Jann Arden is a singer, songwriter, best-selling author and star of the CTV comedy Jann. She performs two shows at River Rock on November 14 and 15.

When: November 14 and 15, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: River Rock Casino Resort — 8811 River Rd, Richmond
Tickets: Online

Native Bee Society of BC – Inaugural AGM 2019

What: The Native Bee Society of British Columbia hosts their Inaugural AGM event, and everyone is welcome. The event will include speakers delivering Native Bee Talks, locally grown tea and homemade snacks, along with informative displays, a pollinator corridor walk led by Brian Campbell, and the AGM.

When: November 17, 2019
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Where: The Red Barn at Terra Nova Park (hosted by the Sharing Farm Society) — 2631 Westminster Highway, Richmond
Tickets: Online, Free

Steveston’s Christmas Craft Fair

What: Explore up to 169 vendors with homemade crafts, jewellery, baking, and more at Steveston’s annual Christmas Craft Fair. Treats will also be available for purchase at the concession stand.

When: November 23, 2019
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Where: Steveston Community Centre – 4111 Moncton St, Richmond
Admission: By cash donation or a non-perishable food item in support of the Richmond Food Bank.

Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson

What: Legendary singer, songwriter, and musician Roger Hodgson is co-founder of Supertramp and wrote/sang most of the band’s big hits, including “Dreamer,” “Give a Little Bit,” “The Logical Song,”and more.

When: November 28, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: River Rock Casino Resort — 8811 River Road, Richmond
Tickets: Online