5 things to do in Vancouver today: Friday, September 30

Sep 29 2016, 10:02 pm

Friday is here and there’s plenty to do. Here are five things to do in Vancouver on Friday, September 30.

LEGO Imagine Nation Tour

  • What: Vancouver’s first ever LEGO Imagine Nation Tour is coming to town, bringing along expert Master Builders and unique LEGO creations galore. The brick-building extravaganza features 13 different pavilions and 20 stunning life-sized LEGO models.
  • Where: Vancouver Convention Centre – 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver
  • When:
    Friday, September 30, 4 to 8 pm
    Saturday, October 1, 9 am to 1 pm / 3 to 7 pm
    Sunday, October 2, 9 am to 1 pm / 3 to 7 pm
  • Tickets: Available online, $28.50 for general admission

Terry Fox Run SFU Vancouver

  • What: Join more than 1,300 runners and volunteers at this annual, multi-campus event. Vancouver route options are a 5 km run and a 2.5 km walk.
  • Where: Start at the Harbour Centre – 555 W Hastings St, Vancouver, finish at the Terry Fox statues at BC Place – 777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, September 30, starts at 12:30 pm
  • Register: Online at SFU

Public Art Walking Tours

  • What: Join an experienced tour guide for a free 75 minute walking tour of public art around town – choose from Yaletown – False Creek or Burrard Corridor – Downtown.
  • Where: Yaletown tour meets outside south side of Yaletown-Roundhouse transit station; Burrard tour meets at Jack Poole Plaza beside the Digital Orca.
  • When: Friday, September 30, through Sunday, October 2; times vary, check theschedule.
  • Info: On vancouver.ca

Gatsby’s Night Out

  • What: It’s time to grab your flapper dresses, don your two-toned shoes, and get ready to dance the Charleston. Gatsby’s Night Out will bring the roaring twenties to the heart of Vancouver for a fun and free night out.
  • Where: The Orpheum – 884 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, September 30, 4 to 8 pm
  • Register: On Eventbrite, totally free

Bose Farms Corn Maze 2016

  • What: A Surrey farm has decided to celebrate Rugby Canada through a giant corn maze. An aerial shot shows the Rugby Canada logo in full – the silhouette of a rugby player against a Canadian maple leaf – along with a beaver holding a rugby.
  • Where: Bose and Sons Family Farms – 64th Avenue and 156th Street, Surrey
  • When: Open through September.
  • Cost: Adults are $7, kids are $5, families of four are $22.