7 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, April 16

Apr 13 2018, 1:03 pm

April is flying by, so have some fun with our picks of seven things to do in and around Vancouver today, April 16. Cut Copy DJ Set, Growler Painting at Granville Island Brewing, and more are all happening this week.

For more things happening around town be sure to check out our events section.

Cut Copy (DJ Set)

  • What: Cut Copy is an Australian electronic music band formed in 2001 by DJ Dan Whitford (vocals, keyboards and guitar), and now includes Tim Hoey (guitars), Ben Browning (bass guitar), and Mitchell Scott (drums).
  • When: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Time: Doors 8 pm
  • Where: Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $19.99-$24.99

Surrey Nights – The Music of Brahms and Sibelius

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra‎

Image: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra‎

  • What: The youngest-ever prizewinner of the International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition in 2010, Esther Yoo performs the extraordinary Violin Concerto by that competition’s namesake, on the 1704 “Prince Obolensky” Stradivarius violin. Outstanding young American conductor Karina Canellakis returns, directing the beautiful Third Symphony of Johannes Brahms.
  • When: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Bell Performing Arts Centre – 6250 144th Street, Surrey
  • Tickets: Online

Say Hello PoMo

  • What: A discussion on growth and the future of Port Moody led by The Port Moody Foundation.
  • When: 
  • Time: 6 pm
  • Where: Inlet Theatre – 100 Newport Drive, Port Moody
  • Admission: Free

Kino Open Mic Launch

  • What: Comedians of all skill levels are invited to perform four-minute sets at Kino Cafe’s Open Mic. Hosted by Alex Biron.
  • When: Every Monday
  • Time: Sign-up at 7 pm, show at 8 pm
  • Where: The Kino – 3456 Cambie St, Vancouver
  • Admission: Free

Cycle #17 Graduation + Film Premiere

  • What: Celebrate the graduation of Cycle #17 Frames Film Program participants. The two newest short films, based around the theme of “HOME”, will be premiered. A number of previous cycle’s films will also be screened.
  • When: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Time: 5:30 to 8 pm
  • Where: Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House – 2131 Renfrew Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: Free, donations accepted.

Earth Week kickoff – Growler Painting

  • What: To celebrate and raise awareness of Earth Week, Granville Island Brewing and Opus Art Supplies invites people to paint growlers while enjoying brews and food. Bring your own growler or purchase them at the Taproom; the first ten people will receive a free growlette to paint.
  • When: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Time: 5 to 8 pm
  • Where: Granville Island Brewing – 1441 Cartwright Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: Free

Kiko Loureiro Clinic

  • What: Kiko Loureiro of Megadeth is holding a clinic and autograph signing session at Long and McQuade.
  • When: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Long & McQuade – Vancouver 368 Terminal Ave., Vancouver
  • Tickets: $20, in store
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