7 things to do in Vancouver today: Thursday, February 27

Feb 26 2020, 3:30 pm

Wrap up the last week of February with these seven fun things to do in Vancouver on Thursday, February 27. TobyMac, The Wedding Party, and more.

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


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What: Seven-time Grammy winner TobyMac brings the Hits Deep Tour to Abbotsford Centre on February 27 with special guests Tauren Wells, Jordan Feliz, We Are Messengers, Ryan Stevenson, Aaron Cole, and Cochren & Co.

When: February 27, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Abbotsford Centre — 33800 King Road, Abbotsford
Tickets: Online

The Wedding Party

What: Arts Club in partnership with Prairie Theatre Exchange presents The Wedding Party by Kristen Thompson, a comedic tale of two families at each other’s throats on the big day. Based on characters created with Trish Lindström, Tony Nappo, Moya O’Connell, Tom Rooney, and Bahia Watson.

When: Various dates from February 27 until March 22, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre — 162 W 1st Avenue, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Sea to Sky

What: Port Moody Art Association presents Sea to Sky, new works inspired by local landscapes around us. Juried selections embody interpretations of Sea to Sky, and showcase the varied painting styles of their members.

When: Now until February 27, 2020 (closed stat holidays)
Time: 12 to 9 pm (Monday, Wednesday, Friday), 10 am to 9 pm (Tuesday and Thursday), 10 am to 4 pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Where: Port Moody Arts Centre – 2425 St. Johns Street, Port Moody
Admission: Free

The Search for Vancouver’s Next Drag Superstar 2020

What: CruiseyT, TFD Presents and Celebrities Nightclub presents The Search for Vancouver’s Next Drag Superstar 2020. The competition is hosted by Alma B Itches and showcases drag performers from across Metro Vancouver.

When: February 27, 2020
Time: Show starts at 8:30 pm
Where: Celebrities Nightclub — 1022 Davie Street, Vancouver
More Info: Online

Creative Social Night

What: Coffee Creative hosts a Creative Social Night at Wheat & Barley. There will be networking, an art exchange, and happy hour drinks all evening long.

When: February 27, 2020
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Wheat & Barley — 212 E Georgia Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Surfrider Vancouver Short Film Festival 2020


What: The Surfrider Vancouver Short Film Festival showcases local, national and international short films featuring stories from communities around the globe who celebrate and protect oceans, beaches and the environment. Learn about underwater cleanups, animal sanctuaries, the solidified oil spill in the Fraser River, street surfers, and more during the screenings.

When: February 27, 2020
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: KPMG Vancouver — 777 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Burrard Arts Foundation Winter 2020 Exhibitions: Cindy Mochizuki, Howie Tsui, Candice Okada

What: Burrard Arts Foundation Gallery’s Winter 2020 exhibitions include The Sakaki Tree by Cindy Mochizuki, Parallax Chambers by Howie Tsui, and new Garage installation Emergency Situation from Candice Morgan Okada.

When: Tuesday to Saturday until March 7, 2020
Time: 12 to 5 pm
Where: Burrard Arts Foundation – 258 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver
Admission: Free

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