10 things to do this week in Vancouver

Dec 19 2017, 8:03 pm

With another Family Day upon us, and a normal week ahead, keep your spirits up with a few of these awesome events happening in Vancouver.

The Vancouver Events Calendar has more.


  • What: A night of heavy metal from Trivium, master of the craft. Come bang your head with the best of them.
  • Where: Venue Nightclub – 881 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, February 8; 7 p.m.

Curtis Salgado

  • What: Singer/songwriter Curtis Salgado brings the soul, brings the blues, and brings the R&B.
  • Where: The Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, February 8; 7:30 p.m.

Armchair Traveler

  • What: Learn all about the history and features of Sweden, along with the runes and stories of the cultures that call it home.
  • Where: Dunbar Community Centre – 4747 Dunbar Street, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, February 9

Don’t Ignore the Snore

  • What: Approximately 50% of Canadian suffer from a sleep disorder. This event will talk through the common sleep disorders you and those you know may be dealing with, with a focus on Sleep Apnea.
  • Where: Kitsilano Community Centre – 2690 Larch Street, Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, February 9; 11 a.m.

Seance: A Night of Visionary Sound

  • What: Darwin Meyers hosts a special night of sound exploration in the Projection Room at the Fox Cabaret.
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • When: Wednesday, February 10; 9 p.m.

Wet with Kelsey Lu

  • What: American musical trio Wet hit the Biltmore Cabaret, with guest Kelsey Lu for a tour celebrating the release of their album “Don’t You.”
  • Where: Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver
  • When: Wednesday, February 10; 9 p.m.

Adventure Club

  • What: The electronic music duo of Christian Srigley and Leighton James, aka Adventure Club, are at the Commodore Ballroom tonight. Joined by Vanic, get ready for an evening of some of the best players in the game.
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Thursday, February 11; 9 p.m.


  • What: Experience over 2,500 years of oratory history with Valentijn Dhaenens as he weaves together the speeches of everyone from Grand Inquisitor and Socrates to Mohammed Ali and Osama Bin Laden.
  • Where:
  • When: Friday, February 12; 8 p.m.

Cameron Esposito at the Comedy Mix

  • What: Getting her start in improv, Cameron Esposito brings her “effervescent storytelling” to Vancouver
  • Where:
  • When: Friday February 12; 8:30 and 10:30 p.m.