7 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, January 14

Jan 11 2019, 8:38 am

A new week full of great events to enjoy. Here are seven things to do in Vancouver today, January 14, including RAW Vancouver, The Image Before Us, and more

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

The Image Before Us: A History of Film in British Columbia

What: The Image Before Us: A History of Film in British Columbia explores culturally and historically significant work produced in British Columbia. Repatriation, African-Canadian history, and shifting cultural mores are among the topics explored in this fifth season. Curated by Harry Killas, a Vancouver filmmaker and Associate Professor of Film + Screen Arts at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

When: Various dates from now to April 2019
Time: Various times
Where: The Cinematheque – 1131 Howe Street, Vancouver
Ticket Info: Online

Mingling with Musicians

Sexual Music Festival

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What: Come enjoy a free daily mini-concert featuring City Centre Community Centre’s music instructors in the Community Living Room. This event is for All Ages.

When: Monday, January 14 to Saturday, January 19, 2019
Time: 10:30 to 11:30 am
Where: City Centre Community Centre – 5900 Minoru Blvd, Richmond
Admission: Free

RAW Vancouver presents Reflect

What: A special two day event full of live performances, runway shows, live hair and make-up, accessory design and visual art displays. Support over 90 local artists and come out to see the vast talent that exists in Vancouver. One ticket gets you in for both nights.

When: Now to Monday, January 14, 2019
Times: 7 pm to 1 am (Monday)
Where: Celebrities Nightclub – 1022 Davie Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $20 in advance, $30 at the door

FARE: Chef Collaboration Dinner

What: Eight of Vancouver’s most innovative chefs are banding together in support of the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House to create a multi-course dinner.

When: Monday, January 14, 2019
Time: 6:30 to 9:30 pm
Where: Torafuku – 958 Main Street, Vancouver
Price:$150; buy online

Lights at Lafarge Lake

What: Lights at Lafarge Lake is one of the largest free light displays in Metro Vancouver, and features more than 100,000 twinkling lights. The outdoor display wraps its way entirely around the lake, leading visitors on a 1.2-km loop through 10 themed zones. The display is located just steps from SkyTrain’s Lafarge Lake-Douglas Station, and the lights will remain on from dusk each night until 11 pm.

When: Now to Sunday, January 20, 2019
Time: Dusk to 11 pm daily
Where: Town Centre Park – 1299 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
Admission: Free

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar: Seafood & Brews Dinner

What: Enjoy a four-course seafood menu to accompany some of the season’s best beers from Black Kettle Brewing, including an exclusive Fanny Bay Oyster Stout along with soul and blues music.

When: Monday, January 14, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Fanny Bay Oyster Bar & Shellfish Market – 762 Cambie Street, Vancouver
Price: $77; buy online

Pitch, B*tch, or Ditch with Kim Senklip Harvey and Pippa Mackie

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What: Do you have an idea for a show? Join theatre creators and producers Kim Senklip Harvey and Pippa Mackie for an unforgettable night that puts the power in the hands of the patrons. From anonymous suggestions made by the audience, Kim and Pippa will lead patrons through a lively evening of banter and debate—no idea is off limits, no suggestions taboo or too dangerous—let your imaginations run wild. Part of the Femme Series: highlighting the strength and power of female-identifying voices and experiences. Plus there will be a pre-show Women in the Arts mixer from 6 to 8 pm in The Cultch lobby.

When: Monday, January 14, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: The Cultch – 1895 Venables Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $10

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