7 things to do in Vancouver today: Wednesday, March 22

Mar 18 2017, 3:15 pm

Happy Hump Day! Make the most of your mid-week with our list of seven things to do around Vancouver today, from an indoor carnival to a Broadway tribute.

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

YWCA WorkBC Vancouver Job Fair 2017

  • What: Some 500 positions will be up for grabs when dozens of local companies attend the YWCA WorkBC Vancouver Job Fair at Vancouver Public Library. The event will feature a variety of public and private employers in sectors including Hospitality, Retail, Customer Service and Finance.
  • Where: Vancouver Public Library – 350 W Georgia St, Vancouver
  • When:  March 22 from 11 am to 4 pm
  • Cost: Free. Jobseekers can register on Eventbrite to skip lineups on the day.

PlayDome at BC Place 

PlayDome/ (BC Place)

  • What: Western Canada’s largest and most anticipated indoor carnival returns to BC Place. With over 45 rides, attractions, carnival games and snacks, it’s the perfect way to keep the kids busy this Spring Break.
  • Where: BC Place Stadium– 777 Pacific Blvd., Vancouver
  • When: March 22 to 26
  • Tickets: Online or on location, $8-$29

Impulse: International Improv Festival

  • What: This year’s Impulse Festival features teams from 11 universities from across Canada the the US. Hosted by UBC Improv, the festival promises an unforgettable week of dazzling improv.
  • Where: Various venues at UBC
  • When: March 22 to 25
  • Tickets: Online, $4.50-$8

Gwynne Dyer: The Climate Horizon

  • What: Gwynne Dyer has worked as a freelance journalist, columnist, broadcaster and lecturer on international affairs for more than 20 years, but he was originally trained as an historian. At this event Gwynne will talk about the future of our Climate.
  • Where: SFU Woodward’s – 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • When: March 22 at 7 pm
  • Tickets: Online, $25

Lights, Camera, SING!


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  • What: Inspired by the Oscars last month, Broadway Bistro’s March cabaret theme is movie musicals. From The Wizard of Oz and Singin’ in the Rain to Grease and the recent smash hit La La Land, come on out and live your Hollywood dreams.
  • Where: Cottage Bistro – 4470 Main Street, Vancouver
  • When: March 22 at 8 pm
  • Cost: Free

Pull Festival VI

  • What: Pull seeks out and presents original, un-produced plays from Vancouver based playwrights. 
  • Where: Little Mountain Gallery – 195 East 26th Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: March 22 to 25 at 8 pm
  • Tickets: Online, $30-$35

Groundwerk Listening Party 018

  • What: Groundwerk Vancouver is a group of electronic music enthusiasts passionate about showcasing local arts and nurturing community. The listening party series is a monthly gathering where people come together in a casual setting to listen to music which has been submitted by local artists.
  • Where: Anza Club – 3 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: March 22 at 7:30 pm
  • Cost: Pay what you can at the door
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