10 things to do in Vancouver today: Sunday, November 18

Nov 15 2018, 7:24 am

Get your Sunday Funday started with FlyOver America, KT Tunstall, and these 10 fun things happening in Vancouver today, November 18.

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

FlyOver America

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What: Glide, dive, swoop and soar over some of America’s must-see destinations including Hawaii, Alaska and New York! This exhilarating 10-minute flight ride showcases 25 incredible locations in a way you’ve never seen them before.

When: Now to Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time: FlyOver America is shown once per hour, on the 45-minute mark of the hour.
Where: 999 Canada Place
Tickets: Online

Enchanted Forest Afternoon Tea

What: Step into a real-life fairytale at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver’s Enchanted Forest Afternoon Tea.

When: Now to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: Wednesdays to Sundays at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm
Where: Notch8 at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver – 900 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Price: $59 per person; book online

Heavy Mental Jacket #2

What: Heavy Mental Jacket features host Dr. Russell Kennedy aka the Anxiety Doctor, headliner Damonde Tshritter, as well as Megan Phillips, Amber Harper Young and Melanie Rose.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 8 pm
Where: Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver – 2837 Cambie Street, Vancouver,
Tickets: $15 at the door, $10 if you bring a coat or jacket for the homeless

KT Tunstall

What: Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall brings her North American tour to Vancouver.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: Doors 7 pm
Where: Imperial – 319 Main Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $35

In the BAG Family Sundays

What: Come and make art. Get your minds humming with a visit to the gallery and then into the studio for family-friendly art projects. October’s theme is Chinese brush painting.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Where: Burnaby Art Gallery – 6344 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
Admission: Suggested $5 donation

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

What: Featuring a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

When: Now to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: Various times
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 630 Hamilton St
Tickets: Online

Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre 18th Annual Craft Fair

What: Located at the Nikkei Centre, the Craft Fair boasts over 85 tables of quality crafts and a bake sale plus door prizes. The craft sales offer original work handcrafted by local crafters and artists. Common handicraft sale items include Japanese-themed items, holiday decorations, baking, ceramics, jewellery, knits, one of a kind gifts and more.

When: Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre – 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
Admission: $3 or free for NNMCC members and those under 12 years old

Celebrate Canada Music Day

What: The East Vancouver Community Music School hosts Celebrate Canada Music Day, a one-day festival to celebrate the beauty and diversity of Canadian music. The festival includes a workshop, student recital, and a concert with Ethos Collective.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 1 to 5 pm
Where: 303 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver
Admission: Free

19th Annual Hyde Creek Salmon Festival

What: Celebrate and witness the return of thousands of salmon back to their birthplace to lay and fertilize their eggs. This free family event provides visitors of all ages the opportunity to observe salmon up close and learn about their life cycle through educational displays, salmon dissections and in-stream demonstrations. There will also be children activities, 50/50 draw and silent auction, tours, food trucks and more.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 11 am to 3 pm
Where: Hyde Creek Recreation Centre – 1379 Laurier Ave, Port Coquitlam; Hyde Creek Education Centre & Hatchery – 3636 Coast Meridian Road, Port Coquitlam
Admission: Free

6th Annual Fort Langley Christmas Market Fundraiser

What:  The 6th Annual Christmas market in Fort Langley features over 30 vendors, with minimum $2 cash donation per person going towards sponsoring local families in need over the Christmas season.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Fort Langley Community Hall – 9167 Glover Rd, Langley
Tickets: minimum $2 cash donation

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