10 things to do in Vancouver today: Saturday, November 3

Oct 31 2018, 10:47 pm

Lots to do in Vancouver on Saturday, November 3, so let’s get started! Check out Drake, TEDxSFU, and these 10 events around the city today.

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

Aubrey and The Three Amigos Tour

What: Canada’s very own Drake is on the road for his “Aubrey and The Three Amigos Tour.” His 2018 massive tour will be joined by “Walk It Talk It” collaborators Migos.

When: Saturday, November 3 to Sunday, November 4, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

The Secret Life of Trees Walking Tour

What: A walking tour around Port Coquitlam’s beautiful downtown parks and gardens. Hosted by PoCo Heritage Trees and is part of the collaborative The Secret Life of Trees exhibit.

When: Saturday, November 3 and Saturday, November 17, 2018
Time: 2:30 to 4 pm
Where: PoCo Heritage Museum and Archives – 150-2248 McAllister Ave., Port Coquitlam
Admission: Free

TEDxSFU 2018


What: Learn, inspire, and engage at TEDxSFU. Attend the event and connect with thought-leaders who are making notable shifts within our community and also to discuss the things you would like to shift in terms of ideas, philosophies, and environments. This year’s event theme is Uncharted.

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Granville Island Stage – 1585 Johnston Street
Price: Tickets available via Picatic

Vancouver Giants vs Kamloops Blazers

What: Vancouver Giants take on the Kamloops Blazers at Langley Events Centre.

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: Langley Events Centre – 7888 200 Street, Langley
Tickets: Online

Riley Park and Nat Bailey Stadium Farmers’ Market

What: Each week you can look forward to finding locally grown vegetables and fruit, meat and seafood from local ranchers and fishermen, artisan cheese and bread, herbs and seasonal nursery items, baked goods, prepared foods and artisanal crafts.

When: Every Saturday from November 3, 2018, to April 27, 2019 (except December 30)
Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Where: Riley Park Plaza – 50E. 30th Ave., Vancouver, Nat Bailey Stadium – 4601 Ontario Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Those Guys Fall Comedy Show

What: Veteran comedians Those Guys (Alex Parra and Andrew Job) present a night of improvised music and comedy. Arrive early to get a complimentary signature cocktail and listen to the DJ stylings of Brendan Kelly, who will also be the improvised master of lights and sound.

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Westside Grand – 1928 West Broadway, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $10

Murders and Mobbings

What: Watch crows stream to their evening roost and learn about these interesting and intelligent birds. Ages 13+

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 3:30 to 5:30 pm
Where: Burnaby Lake Regional Park
Price: $8.50 per adult, $4.50 per child/youth/adult 65+. Registration required. Bardcode 7474

Save-On-Foods Kerrisdale Grand Opening

What: Vancouver’s Kerrisdale neighbourhood is getting a new major grocery store. Save-On-Foods is hosting its grand opening on Saturday, November 3 at the new 6455 West Boulevard location, on the corner of West Boulevard and 49th Avenue. Check out the first ever Save-On-Foods Fresh Bar, the bakery, and the new health and wellness services.

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 7 am
Where: 6455 West Boulevard, Vancouver (corner of West Boulevard and 49th Avenue)

Vancouver Tea Festival 2018

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What: Dive into the world of the planet’s most consumed beverage (other than water, of course). Attendees of this weekend-long event can expect a marketplace, presentations, and tastings galore. Featuring leading exhibitors from Canada, the United States, China, and Sri Lanka, this event will also boast exhibitors featuring tea spirits (19+ ID required)

When: Saturday, November 3 to Sunday, November 4, 2018
Time: 10 am to 5 pm (Saturday), 11 am to 4 pm (Sunday)
Where: Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver – 50 East Pender Street, Vancouver; Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden – 578 Carrall Street, Vancouver
Tickets: $44; buy online

Night at the Museum: BC Ale Trail Edition

What: Sports. Beer. Food. Music. The Olympic Experience Museum is turning down the lights, and turning up the music for a night of craft beer and beer-inspired food. All beer and food samples are included with your ticket, as is Hopping Mad Cider. Explore over 400 artifacts, digital archives, and a dozen sports simulators and challenges at Canada’s first Olympic Museum at this unique adults-only night. Must be 19+ to enter.

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 6 to 10 pm
Where: Richmond Olympic Oval – 6111 River Road, Richmond
Price: $59; buy online

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