7 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, November 13

Nov 11 2017, 2:22 am

It’s Monday, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end. Here are seven things to do in Vancouver today, Monday, November 13, including Lachlan Patterson, TOMS Warehouse Sale, and more.

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

Lachlan Patterson

  • What: Lachlan Patterson was the runner up on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, has performed at Just For Laughs, and had a comedy special on CTV and The Comedy Network. Hosted by Damonde Tschritter and featuring Shane Clark and Justin Nichol.
  • When: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Starlight Casino’s Redbar Lounge – 350 Gifford Street, New Westminster
  • Tickets: Online, $10

Winter Treasures

  • What: Winter Treasures is a boutique style show and sale featuring handcrafted gifts, art, décor and fine craft items created by local artisans. It is brimming with inspired ideas to wrap up your shopping list and simplify the holidays. It also includes visual arts, ceramics, jewelry, textile arts, leather, woodworking and more.
  • When: Now to December 21, 2017
  • Where: Port Moody Arts Centre – 2425 St. Johns Street, Port Moody
  • Admission: Free

TOMS Warehouse Sale



  • What: Snap up a pair of the iconic shoes for half the price at the massive TOMS warehouse sale happening in the Richmond Olympic Oval The sale is back by popular demand and the brand will be knocking up to 70% off more than 30,000 pairs of TOMS in a bigger and better event than ever before. All sizes will be available in womens, mens, kids, and babies TOMS.
  • When: Now to November 13
  • Where: Richmond Olympic Oval – 6111 River Road, Richmond
  • Price: FREE admission

Soap Making Pure & Simple

  • What: From pre-blended vegan bases, learn the basics of cold process soap making from scratch. Make a long lasting herbal floral soap and a batch of citrus explosion. Explore different ingredients, methods and techniques that you can use to create exciting soaps. Also receive a finished soap bar, and recipes for gourmet garden bar, pet soap, laundry soap and herbal shampoo.
  • When: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 6:30 to 9:30 pm
  • Where: Mackin House Museum – 1116 Brunette Ave, Coquitlam
  • Price: $28.50, registration required.

Banner Making

  • What: An evening of sewing and socializing at Spartacus Books. Help work on a few banners to decorate the store, or bring your own project idea to create and take home. All levels of experience welcome, and there will be some supplies and a sewing machine set up. You are also welcome to bring any spare fabric, thread, or other supplies to share.
  • When: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 6:30 to 8:30 pm
  • Where: Spartacus Books – 3378 Findlay Street, Vancouver

Beethoven’s Fifth by Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and violinist Blake Pouliot

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

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  • What: Canadian violinist Blake Pouliot is the 2016 winner of the prestigious Orchestre symphonique de Montréal Competition, and he performs Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy, an evocative work based on Scottish folk melodies. This concert also features perhaps the most famous symphony of all, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5.
  • When: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 8 to 10:30 pm
  • Where: Bell Performing Arts Centre – 6250 144th Street, Surrey
  • Tickets: Online

DIY Falalalala Wood Sign

  • What: Construct your own Falalalalalalalala sign (measures 8 inches high x 24 inches wide) just in time for the holiday season.
  • When: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
  • Where: Homeworks Etc. – #102 – 16793 60th Ave, Cloverdale
  • Price: $49
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