7 things to do in Vancouver today: Thursday, November 21

Nov 20 2019, 2:30 pm

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One more day to the weekend! Here are our picks of seven fun things to check out today, November 21, including Christmas Glow, Sleater-Kinney, and more.

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

Christmas Glow Vancouver

What: Christmas Glow will take place inside the Harbour Convention Centre from November 21, 2019, to January 5, 2020. Visitors will be able to enjoy nearly 50,000 sq. ft. of enchanting twinkling lights and holiday activities.

This year’s theme for Vancouver is “Santa’s Lost Presents.” Guests will be able to help the elves find Santa’s lost presents. Themed light-up structures, including Santa’s sleigh and his trusty reindeer, will be set up around the venue. Adults will be able to enjoy the licensed bars, seasonal beverages, and live music while interactive activities and festive playgrounds will keep the kids busy.

When: November 21, 2019 until January 5, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Harbour Convention Centre — 760 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Chelsea Wolfe

Chelsea Wolfe / Vogue Theatre

What: Hailing from Sacremento, California, singer-songwriter and musician Chelsea Wolfe brings her blend of gothic rock and neo-folk to Vogue Theatre on November 21 in support of her latest album, Birth of Violence.

When: November 21, 2019
Time: Doors 7 pm
Where: Vogue Theatre — 918 Granville St, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

The Sound of Music

What: Arts Club Theatre brings the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical to life at Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage. Enjoy classics like “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” and more with the family.

When: Now until January 5, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage — 2750 Granville St, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Science World After Dark

Science World

Science World

What: Science World After Dark features all of your favourite activities just for adults. Watch a film on the world’s largest dome OMNIMAX screen, explore six permanent galleries, discover what’s new in the Feature Gallery, and wet your whistle with a cold beer or glass of wine. Then grab your favourite childhood dinner in Triple O’s and experience exciting live science shows at Centre Stage.

When: November 21, 2019
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: Science World – 1455 Quebec St., Vancouver
Tickets: Online

FADO – The Saddest Music In The World

What: Accomplished Portuguese-Canadian playwright Elaine Ávila’s new play is FADO, a story of love and ghosts set in back alleys and brothels of old Lisbon. FADO is described as part theatre and part concert and won the Award for Favourite Musical at Victoria Fringe in 2018.

When: November 21 to December 14, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Firehall Arts Centre – 280 East Cordova St, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Music and Arts Festival for Cancer Research

What: 25toLife hosts a music and arts festival at the Russian Hall on November 21, with all proceeds going to the Canadian Cancer Society. The all ages fundraiser will showcase a variety of live musicians, including rock, folk and, modern dance.  There will also be a raffle and a concession with snacks and drinks.

When: November 21, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: Russian Hall – 600 Campbell Avenue, Vancouver
Tickets:
 Online

Sleater-Kinney

What: Olympia, Washington indie rockers Sleater-Kinney perform at the Commodore on November 21 with special guest Kaina.

When: November 21, 2019
Time: Doors 7 pm, show 8 pm
Where: Commodore Ballroom — 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

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