10 concerts in Vancouver to check out this July

Jun 24 2018, 6:16 pm

Sing your heart out this summer! From Vancouver Folk Festival to FVDED In The Park, and more, here are our picks of 10 great concerts happening around Vancouver in July.

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

Da-Bangg The Tour Reloaded

  • What: Bollywood’s biggest superstars are coming to Vancouver for Canada Day. Da-Bangg The Tour Reloaded is bringing Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Sonakshi Sinha, Guru Randhawa, Jacqueline Fernandez, Prabhu Deva, Daisy Shah, and Manish Paul to the Pacific Coliseum on July 1.
  • When: Sunday, July 1, 2018
  • Time: 7 to 11 pm
  • Where: Pacific Coliseum – 100 N Renfrew Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $61.50-$351

Harry Styles

  • What:Harry Styles’ self-titled debut album soared to the top of the charts around the world. The former One Direction singer will be joined by special guest Kacey Musgraves.
  • When: Friday, July 6, 2018
  • Time: Doors 7 pm, show 8 pm
  • Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online

FVDED in the Park 2018


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  • What: FVDED in the Park is returning to Holland Park this summer for the festival’s fourth straight year. This year, Blueprint and Live Nation Canada have signed on Future, Kygo, Kaskade, Ferg, Kehlani, and many more artists over the two-day high energy festival. FVDED in the Park 2018 is expected to draw over 40,000 festival-goers over the two days in Surrey.
  • When: Friday, July 6 and Saturday, July 7, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Holland Park – 13428 Old Yale Road, Surrey
  • Tickets: Online

Khatsahlano Street Party 2018

  • What: The free annual festival will take over 10 blocks along Kitsilano’s 4th Avenue between Burrard Street and Macdonald Street. This year features headliners Bif Naked, Frazey Ford, and Slow. As usual, local restaurants, and stores along 4th Avenue will be holding sales and giveaways, as well as providing samples and games on the street for everyone to enjoy. For the first time in the festival’s history, this year’s lineup will feature gender parity.
  • When: Saturday, July 7, 2018
  • Time: 11 am to 9 pm
  • Where: Along 4th Avenue between Burrard Street and MacDonald Street
  • Admission: Free

Symphony in the Park 2018

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

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  • What: A free, annual outdoor concert held every summer at the Festival Lawn at Deer Lake Park. The concert is a fantastic opportunity to hear an evening of live music performed by some of Vancouver’s most talented musicians.
  • When: Sunday, July 8, 2018
  • Time:  7 to 9 pm
  • Where: Deer Lake Park – 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
  • Admission: Free

Vancouver Folk Festival 2018

  • What: An incredible weekend of music from close to home and around the globe. Featuring Neko Case, Ry Cooder, Rodney Crowell, James McMurtry, The Dead South, Carole Pope, Archie Roach, Ranky Tanky, Wazimbo & Banda Kakana, Dakhabrakha, and many more acts.
  • When: Friday, July 13 to Sunday, July 15, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where:  Jericho Beach Park
  • Tickets: Online, $45-$170


  • What: Logic brings his Bobby Tarantino vs. Everybody Tour to the PNE Amphitheatre with special guests NF and Kyle.
  • When: Sunday, July 15, 2018
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: PNE Amphitheatre East – 2901 East Hastings Street
  • Tickets: $69.50 – available via TicketLeader

Uptown Live 2018

  • What: Get your dance shoes on, bring your friends and family and spend a full day of fun with live performances, food trucks, interactive activities, art installations, artisan vendors and more. Four main musical stages will feature the best of BC’s thriving indie music scene.
  • When: Saturday, July 21, 2018
  • Time: 12 to 9 pm
  • Where: 6th Street and 6th Avenue, New Westminster
  • Admission: Free

Center of Gravity 2018

  • What: The festival combines some of the world’s top musical acts with over 150 international athletes competing in seven adrenaline-pumping sports, including beach volleyball, basketball, wakeboarding, freestyle motocross and snowmobiling, skateboarding, and BMX. Plus there’s a new addition of an axe-throwing zone, where fearless fans compete under the watchful eye of talented axe throwing coaches. Headliners this year include Wu-Tang Clan, Zedd, French Montana, Illenium, Action Bronson, and Jauz.
  • When: Friday, July 27 to Sunday, July 29, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: City Park, Kelowna, BC
  • Tickets: Online

Blessed Coast

  • What: The 4th annual Blessed Coast Music, Yoga & Arts Festival offers a curated line-up of ground-breaking local and international Artists, DJs and Producers. Blessed Coast also hosts BC’s favourite Yoga Teachers, Speakers and Wisdom Keepers in their Yoga Shala and Workshop spaces.
  • When: Friday, July 27 to Monday, July 30, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Cheekye Ranch 60001 Squamish Valley Road, Brackendale
  • Tickets: Online
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