10 things to do in Vancouver today: Saturday, February 8

Feb 7 2020, 5:00 am

Keep your wonderful weekend going with these 10 fun things to do around Vancouver on Saturday, February 8. Taboo 2020, Vancouver Giants, and more.

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

Have A Good Day Cafe with Herschel Supply and Coca-Cola ®

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Herschel Supply Co

What: Bringing back a classic partnership from the archives, Herschel Supply is once again partnering with Coca-Cola® on a new collection featuring insulated styles to keep your drinks cold. To celebrate the launch, Herschel Supply will be building a mock café at their flagship Gastown store. Guests visiting the “Have a Good Day Cafe” are invited to shop the collection, snap a photo, and enjoy a complimentary bottle of ice-cold Coca-Cola®.

When: February 9 and 10, 2020
Time: Coca-Cola ® giveaway to begin at Noon, each day. While supplies last.
Where: Herschel Supply Company Gastown — 347 Water Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Vancouver Canucks vs Calgary Flames

What: Vancouver Canucks take on the Calgary Flames in NHL action at Rogers Arena.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Bedouin Soundclash

What: Toronto alt rockers Bedouin Soundclash perform at Imperial on February 8 with special guests Odario.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: Doors 7 pm
Where: Imperial — 319 Main Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Taboo Naughty But Nice Sex Show 2020

What: Taboo Naughty But Nice Sex Show features live entertainment, informational seminars, fashion shows and a wide variety of vendors at Vancouver Convention Centre.

When: Now until 9, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre – East Building – 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Vista Phase 2 Launch – Dolomiti Homes

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What: Dolomiti Homes is celebrating the release of Phase 2 units at Vista with a launch party at their show suite on February 8. Attendees will have the ability to enjoy free Tacofino, speak with sales staff, and purchase a modern, convenient, transit-oriented condo. Phase 1 is sold out, and all units for Phase 2 are $30,000 off.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 12 to 4 pm
Where: 789 Clarke Road, Coquitlam
Admission: Free

The Shoplifters

What: Morris Panych’s The Shoplifters tells the story of Alma, a longtime shoplifter who favours the “five-finger discount” over a senior citizen’s discount. When a theft at the grocery store is thwarted by an over-enthusiastic security guard and his good-natured mentor, things take a comical turn. Presented by Arts Club Theatre Company.

When: February 8 and 9, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Shadbolt Centre for the Arts – 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
Tickets: Online

The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue

What: Award-winning Victoria burlesque troupe The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue has performed all over the world, including Las Vegas, New York, Paris and Rome. They perform at the Surrey Arts Centre on February 8.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre — 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Battlefield Fight League – BFL65

What: Battlefield Fight League presents BFL65: A New Era at Vancouver Convention Centre East on February 8. The card features four world title fights.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 6:15 pm
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre East — 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Cupid and Valentine‘s Toonie Skate

What: Enjoy a Cupid and Valentine’s-themed skate at Bill Copeland Sports Centre, with face painting, crafts, games and more. Helmet and skate rental included with admission.

When: February 8 and February 14, 2020
Time: 12:30 to 3 pm (February 8), 6 to 9 pm (February 14)
Where: Bill Copeland Sports Centre – 3676 Kensington Avenue, Burnaby (February 8); Kensington Recreation Complex, 6159 Curtis Street, Burnaby (February 14)
Admission: $2

Vancouver Giants

What: Vancouver Giants continue their WHL season with two games at Langley Events Centre this weekend, including Prince George Cougars on February 8 and Kamloops Blazers on February 9.

When: February 8 and 9, 2020
Time: 7 pm (Saturday), 4 pm (Sunday)
Where: Langley Events Centre – 7888 200 Street, Langley
Tickets: Online