7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, February 7

Feb 6 2017, 9:27 am

Need an excuse to get out of the house? Daily Hive has got you covered. Here are seven things to do in Vancouver this Tuesday, from hilarious comedy to a Broadway musical!

Sin Peak’s Large Sibling All Stars – Season Finale

  • What: Inspired by popular reality shows like Big Brother and Survivor, Sin Peak’s Large Sibling All Stars features alliances and betrayals, live music, and improvised narrative comedy.
  • Where: Seven Dining Lounge – 53 West Broadyway, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 at 8 pm
  • Tickets: $8

Sam Roberts 

  • What: Montreal’s Sam Roberts and his band are taking their latest album on the road with a stop in Vancouver. Making his debut back in 2002, Roberts has gone on to win multiple Juno Awards. In March of 2016, Sam Roberts Band took up The Bathouse, The Tragically Hip’s studio near Kingston, Ontario to record their sixth full-length album, TerraForm.
  • Where: The Orpheum Theatre  601 Smithe Street, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 at 8 pm
  • Tickets: Available through Live Nation from $33.50 – $66.50

Jules Bistro 10th Anniversary Menu

  • What: To celebrate its 10-year anniversary and to thank everyone for their ongoing support, Jules Bistro is offering a Table D’Hote (three-course meal) for lunch and dinner. The authentic French bistro is offering the choice of Bistro Salad or Soup Du Jour for a starter, an 8oz Ribeye Steak, Pan Seared Salmon Provencal, or Mussels with Fries as a main, and Chocolate Terrine for dessert. 
  • Where: 216 Abbott Street, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 to February 12
  • Price: $21 for lunch and $23 for dinner (the original prices from ten years ago)

Ragtime the Musical: In Concert

  • What: At the dawn of a new century, everything is changing and anything is possible. Set in the volatile melting pot of turn-of-the-century New York, Ragtime weaves together three distinctly American tales. Presented by Fighting Chance Productions.
  • Where: Orpheum Annex – 823 Seymour St, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 to 10 at 8 pm, February 11 at 2 pm and 8 pm.
  • Tickets: Online, $25-$30

Kinky Boots – Broadway Across Canada

Image: Matthew Murphy

  • What: The infectious ‘Cindy Lauper musical’ is back, with having toured the world during its four-year life, spanning several translations in Korean and Japanese. In one of those vague ‘inspired by true events’ stories, fabulous performer Lola dances into town and into the fortunes of a struggling gentlemen’s shoe factory. The quest for the perfect stiletto is fierce in this Grammy Award-winning Broadway staple.
  • Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 650 Hamilton Street
  • When: February 7 to 12 at various times
  • Tickets: Online, $50-$150


  • What: Roll up the sleeves on your PJs and help construct a giant BlanketFort in which a comedy show happens. The enjoy a night of funny with Ava Julien, Jo Dworschak, Ryan Williams, Chelsea McNabb, Ryan Gunther, Melanie Rose and Shlomo McPeake. Hosted by Emma Cooper.
  • Where: Astoria Hastings – 769 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 at 8:30 pm
  • Tickets: Free

Manual Cinema’s Ada/Ava

  • What: Based in Chicago, Manual Cinema is a performance collective, design studio, and film/video production company. They combine handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic techniques, and innovative sound and music to create immersive stories for stage and screen. Ada/Ava is a gothic tale that explores mourning and melancholy, self and other.
  • Where: Orpheum Annex – 823 Seymour St, Vancouver
  • When: February 7 at 7:30 pm
  • Tickets: Online, $20-$32