7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, October 3

Oct 3 2017, 4:19 am

Warm up your Tuesday with our rundown of seven events around Vancouver today, October 3. Movies in the Morgue, Opera & Beer, and more!

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

Movies in the Morgue: Zodiac

  • What: Head to Vancouver Police Museum for a screening of ZODIAC. Sit in the revamped True Crime exhibit as you take in the true story of San Franciso’s most notorious serial killer.
  • When: October 3
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Vancouver Police Museum – 240 East Cordova Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10

2017 Vancouver Christmas Cantata

Christmas Cantata Vancouver

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  • What: The Gracias Christmas Cantata is a show-stopping musical experience that has amazed audiences all across America. Through three beautiful music-filled stages, and one eternal message of hope, The Gracias Christmas Cantata will infuse your heart with the true meaning of Christmas.
  • When: October 3
  • Where: Queen Elizabeth Theater – 650 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free

Dirty Little Secrets

  • What: The one-year anniversary of Dirty Little Secrets. Watch a cast of Vancouver’s top improvisors in a night of exploring the audience’s anonymous secrets on the XY stage on Davie Street. 
  • When: October 3
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: XYYVR – 1216 Bute Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10

posAbilities’ 13th Annual INCLUSION Art Show & Sale

  • What: Held during Community Inclusion month in BC, the art show features creations from hundreds of artists with diverse abilities who are working independently or in studios supported by Community Living organizations across Metro Vancouver. Meet artists during the show, discover each person’s unique perspective, creative process, and how individual challenges are transcended through art.
  • When: October 3 and 4
  • Time: 5 to 8 pm (Tuesday), 11 am to 6 pm (Wednesday)
  • Where: Heritage Hall – 3102 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: By Donation

Opera & Beer

  • What: An evening of live opera, musical entertainment, and a silent auction in support of City Opera Vancouver’s annual productions.
  • When: October 3
  • Time: 6 to 10 pm
  • Where: Tap & Barrel – 1 Athletes Way, Olympic Village, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $75

Book Launch with William Deverell and Dietrich Kalteis

  • What: Celebrate the launches of William Deverell and Dietrich Kalteis latest titles: Whipped: An Arthur Beauchamp Novel and Zero Avenue: A Crime Novel.
  • When: Tuesday October 03
  • Time: 6:30 to 9 pm
  • Where: Book Warehouse – 4118 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: Free

The Blue Cabin Project: A Talk with Artist Jeremy Borsos

Seymour Art Gallery

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  • What: The Blue Cabin, the former home of artists Al Neil and Carole Itter, inhabited the western boundary of Cates Park since 1932. Artist Jeremy Borsos will give a short presentation on their experience with the Blue Cabin remediation – from taking the cabin apart board by board, to their discovery of a series of 1927 cultural posters hidden under its floorboards. The talk will touch upon the cabin’s broader history and its significance to the area. It will be followed by a short Q&A period.
  • When: October 3
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Seymour Art Gallery – 4360 Gallant Ave, North Vancouver
  • Price: Free
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