5 things to do in Vancouver today: Friday, October 14

Oct 13 2016, 10:56 pm

It’s Friday. Celebrate. Here are five things to do in Vancouver on Friday, October 14.

Disco Smile

  • What: Experience the soaring sounds of disco with top Vancouver selectors DJ D.Dee, Christa Belle, and MY!GAY!HUSBAND! Seamless mixes of rare and famed disco records will be spinning at this night of vintage dance – for one night only.
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, October 14, from 10:30 pm to 2 am
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, $8

Festival MOSAIC

  • What: A musical fusion of Middle Eastern and Western rhythms, showcasing DJBFAD, Katari Taiko Drum Group, Kiss of Africa, and the Eagle Song Dancers, alongside food, rangoli and poetry, to benefit refugee support group MOSAIC.
  • Where: Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre – 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, October 14, from 6 to 10 pm
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, $50

Big Rock Urban Brewery Tour

  • What: Whether you’re a craft beer newbie or a seasoned cicerone, this 30-minute tour through the brewery is a great way to learn about beer. You’ll also get a delicious tasting, including four 5 oz samples of beer.
  • Where: Big Rock Urban Brewery – 310 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, October 14, from noon to 1 pm
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, $10

Cagematch Comedy

  • What: Cagematch pits the fiercest and most hilarious improvisers against each other to determine who has the best improv in the city. Three teams go head to head every Friday to win your vote and reach the next round, for a chance to win $500 cash.
  • Where: Havana Theatre – 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, October 14, from 10:30 to 11:30 pm
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, $8


  • What: DreamJourneys is a cosmic multimedia experience in a full dome theatre, with geometer Ari Lazer and healing musicians Matthew Kocel and Theda Phoenix, from the exquisite cycles of the planets in the heavens, into the twisting of our own DNA.
  • Where: H.R. Macmillan Planetarium – 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver
  • When: Friday, October 14, from 6:33 to 11:33 pm
  • Tickets: On Eventbrite, $33-$55