12 Things To Do in Vancouver This Week

Dec 19 2017, 2:08 pm

Welcome to The Cit List by The Cit Vancouver, where we’ll be compiling some of the top events to check out in Vancouver each week. For a complete list of events, check out the Vancity Buzz calendar here.

Pink Shirt Day

  • What: Wear PINK to stand up against bullying.
  • Where: Throughout Vancouver
  • When: Wednesday, February 25

Festival du Bois 

  • What: The largest francophone event west of the Rockies!
  • Where: Mackin Park in Coquitlam
  • When: Thursday, February 26 to Sunday, March 1

Hawkers Market

  • What: Discover exciting local food, have beers, be social!
  • Where: 188 Kingsway
  • When: Saturday, February 28 from 5pm to 12am

Vancouver Badass Short Film Festival

  • What: Watch new kickass genre films from local and emerging filmmakers.
  • Where: Vancity Theatre
  • When: Saturday, February 28 at 4:30pm

Monster Jam Vancouver

  • What: Breathtaking stunts and the awesome power of the world’s most popular Monster Jam trucks.
  • Where: BC Place
  • When: Saturday, February 28 at 7:00pm

Talking Stick Festival

  • What: A 13-day celebration of Aboriginal performance art and culture with over 50 shows throughout the city.
  • Where: Venues throughout Vancouver
  • When: Tuesday, February 17 to Sunday, March 1

Chutzpah! Festival

  • What: International showcase of Jewish performing arts.
  • Where: Venues throughout Vancouver
  • When: Thursday, February 19 to Sunday, March 15

Vancouver International Wine Festival

  • What: Wine tastings + educational seminars + culinary competitions
  • Where: Vancouver Convention Centre
  • When: Friday, February 20 to Sunday, March 1

Pet Lover Show

  • What: Western Canada’s largest pet show.
  • Where: TRADEX in Abbotsford
  • When: Friday,February 27 to Sunday, March 1

Come Soar Over China at FlyOver Canada

  • What: A popular flight ride experience. Soar over some of China’s most spectacular landscapes and scenery during Flight of the Dragon.
  • Where: Canada Place
  • When: On now until March 5.

Winter Farmers Market

  • What: Shop locally grown produce and enjoy live music. Bonus: this month is #FoodTruckFeb at the market!
  • Where: Riley Park
  • When: Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Robson Square Skating

  • What: Saunter the open-air rink on skates. FREE if you bring your own skates! Skate and helmet rentals available for $4.
  • Where: Robson Square
  • When: FINAL WEEK! Closing day is February 28.

Looking for more events? Visit the Vancity Buzz Events Calendar!