7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, October 10

Oct 10 2017, 3:50 am

Start your shortened work week with our rundown of seven events around Vancouver today, October 10. Vancouver Canucks, DREAMSCAPE, and more!

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

Vancouver Canucks versus Ottawa Senators

Image: Vancouver Canucks / Twitter

  • What: The Vancouver Canucks face off with the Ottawa Senators on October 10 at Rogers Arena.
  • When: October 10
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online


  • What: In this 15-minute original live-action, haunted experience, participants will put on virtual reality goggles and headphones becoming fully immersed in the adventure as the main character in their own horror movie. DREAMSCAPE was filmed using 360-degree directional cameras to absorb viewers in the video as the thrilling experience unfolds.
  • When: October 10 to 31
  • Where: Shebeen Whiskey House – 212 Carrall Street, Vancouver
  • Price: $20 per person, pre-booking is recommended – Moves Media website

Gastown Cabaret 3rd Birthday

  • What: Gastown Cabaret celebrates its third birthday with burlesque, belly dancing, comedy and more. Plus take part in the Donut Eating Contest and the Lip Synch Contest.
  • When: October 10
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Guilt & Company – 1 Alexander Street (Downstairs), Vancouver
  • Tickets: Suggested minimum donation $10

Vancouver Story Slam

  • What: Ten storytellers share original stories. Featuring Alix Born, Burcu Ozdemir, Greg Bishop, Griffin Tedeschini, J.P. Lorence, Johnny Scoop, Linda Lawson, Michele Luchs, Reive Doig, and T.J. Mair. The evening will open with a story from special guest Mike Funergy, who is a finalist in the 2017 Storytelling Championship.
  • When: October 10
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Cottage Bistro – 4470 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: At the door, $5

Sawdust Collector: Kloszart + Miller, Zubot and Tamborazo

  • What: Sawdust Collector is a weekly concert series taking place on Tuesday nights at The Gold Saucer, curated by Barbara Adler, Cole Schmidt, James Meger and guests.
  • When: Every Tuesday
  • Time: 9:30 pm
  • Where: #211 – 207 West Hastings
  • Tickets: $5 – $10 or PWYC at the door

Sketch A-Peel

  • What: Vancouver Film School’s Writing Class 55 presents two nights of live sketch comedy.
  • When: October 10 and 12
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: VFS Cafe – 390 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: At the door, $5

A New Economy

The Borealis String Quartet

The Borealis String Quartet / Facebook

  • What: Big things happen when humanity is at the core of business. Can cooperation save the world? A New Economy is a film that explores the central idea of ‘collaboration vs competition.’ The Borealis String Quartet will also give a special live pre-show performance.
  • When: October 10
  • Time: 6 pm
  • Where: Canadian Music Centre – 837 Davie Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $35
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