10 things to do in Vancouver: Sunday, June 10

Jun 7 2018, 4:57 pm

Wrap up your weekend with our rundown of 10 fun events happening in Vancouver today, Sunday, June 10. There’s Italian Day, Farmers’ Markets, and more to enjoy.

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

Italian Day 2018

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  • What: Vancouver’s annual Italian Day is set to pack Commercial Drive with pasta, pizza, and partygoers again on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Join thousands of Vancouverites in a celebration of all things Italian as Commercial Drive will transform into a vibrant 14-block car-free zone, featuring over 150 merchants, food vendors, and entertainment.
  • When: Sunday, June 0, 2018
  • Time: 12 to 8 pm
  • Where: Commercial Drive (from Venables Street to Grandview Cut)
  • Admission: Free

Creative Café

  • What: Learn about the history and natural wonders of Minnekhada Regional Park and enjoy the work of local artists.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Time: 1 to 4 pm
  • Where: Minnekhada Regional Park – Meet at Minnekhada Lodge – 4455 Oliver Rd, Coquitlam
  • Admission: Free

Lions Club Sockeye Run Car Show

  • What: The 28th Annual Sockeye Run Car Show features classic cars, music, and entertainment. There will be Hot Wheels racing in the park, plus a model building workshop for kids with a model contest following. Free parking available at the Steveston Community Centre.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Times: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Where: Steveston Park – 4111 Moncton St, Richmond
  • Admission: By donation

Mount Pleasant Farmers’ Market

  • What: You’ll find fresh groceries, locally-sourced produce, as well as artisanal food offerings at the Mount Pleasant Farmers’ Market, one of the newer kids on the Vancouver Farmers’ Market’s block.
  • When: Every Sunday until October 7, 2018
  • Time: 10 am to 2 pm
  • Where: 2300 Guelph Street (Dude Chilling Park), Mount Pleasant
  • Admission: Free

Wild About Burnaby Lake

  • What: Learn how to bring more nature to Burnaby with free workshops, invasive species pulls and exhibits by environmental stewardship partners. Cash only charity barbecue provided by the Burnaby Firefighters Charitable Society.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • When: 12 to 4 pm
  • Where:  Burnaby Lake Rowing Pavilion – 6871 Roberts Street, Burnaby
  • Admission: Free

Preacher Comforts

  • What: A Broadway improv comedy of epic proportions from Impossible Things Productions. Featuring musical parodies from Rent, Hamilton, Frozen, Chicago, and more.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: The Kino – 3456 Cambie St, Vancouver
  • Tickets: $10

Introduction to Sourdough

  • What: No one can teach you how to make sourdough, beginning to end, in 2 hours. But in this demonstration event, you will learn the basics: how to care for your starter, how to knead, rest and cook a loaf, with 3 stages of the making presented. You get to go home with a sample of sourdough starter (bring your jar), a piece of loaf, and recipes.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Time: 1:30 to 4 pm
  • Where: Trout Lake Community Center, 3350 Victoria Drive, Vancouver
  • Price: $67; buy via Trout Lake CC

Hot Tub Cinema Club 2018

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  • What: The best of two worlds: watching a classic flick on the big screen and the comfort of your own hot tub. Films include Anchorman, Wedding Crashers, Hangover, Mean Girls, Dirty Dancing, and Zoolander.
  • When: Now to Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Time: 7 to 9:30 pm
  • Where: Secret location, TBA
  • Tickets: Online, starting at $45 for entry and movie admission

Sapperton Day Street Festival

  • What: A community festival hosted by the Sapperton Business Association to support and promote local businesses while raising funds for the Royal Columbian Hospital.
  • When: Sunday, June 10, 2018
  • Time: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Where: 400 Block East Columbia Street, New Westminster
  • Admission: Free

Ambleside Farmers’ Market

  • What: The Ambleside Farmers’ Market offers West Vancouver a gathering spot for picking up fresh local food and goods from crafters and food artisans.
  • When: Every Sunday until October 28, 2018
  • Time: 10 am to 3 pm
  • Where: Ambleside Park, 1000 Argyle Avenue (the end of 13th Street), West Vancouver
  • Admission: Free
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