7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, February 19

Feb 15 2019, 11:13 pm

Shortened work week but still lots of fun to be had! Here are seven things to do today, Tuesday, February 19. The Winner’s Circle, Friends trivia, and more.

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

The Winner’s Circle: Fundraiser for Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

What: An evening of virtual horse-racing, a silent auction, and prizes for best hat, best-dressed, and more in support of the Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. Curry, snacks, beer and cocktails will be provided by local businesses like The Cascade Company and the Mount Pleasant Business Improvement Area. All proceeds will support Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House—a home away from home for newcomers and neighbours from 40+ countries, many first nations, all walks of life and every generation.

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Heritage Hall – 3102 Main Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $45, or $55 at the door

JFL NorthWest Pop-Up Party 2019

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Vancouver Civic Theatres

What: JFL Northwest pop-up party will have $5 cans of bomber beer, free hot beverages, and live music from a number of artists.

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 5:30 to 9:30 pm
Where: Ackery’s Alley, beside the Orpheum Theatre
Admission: Free

Full Moon Snowshoe Tours at Grouse Mountain

What: Explore the mountains after dark. Grouse Mountain’s snowshoe guides will take you on a journey to their favourite places to explore the night sky. The experience begins by travelling through the Light Walk, before heading into the wilderness lit by headlamps.

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 10 pm
Where: Grouse Mountain Resort – 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver
Admission: Online, $25

The Galleria of Imperial Inspirations

What: Oakridge Centre and the National Palace Museum in Taiwan are pairing up to present “The Galleria of Imperial Inspirations.” The exhibitions and activities at the mall will be centred around tradition, fashion, imagination, celebration, and inclusion, as well as the artistic vision of “saving the moment.” In addition to fashion inspired by a number of famous Chinese paintings, families and children can enjoy performances and craft-workshops, as well as the chance to take home hand-held lanterns of their own.

When: Now to February 19, 2019
Time: Mall Hours
Where: Oakridge Centre – 650 W 41st Avenue, Vancouver
Admission: Free

SNAG: Girl Gang

What: An evening of live art and music at The American. Featuring an arena mural battle between Oksana Gaidasheva and Lauren Elms.

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 8 pm to 1 am
Where: The American – 926 Main Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Calabash Rum Dinner Series

What: Calabash Goslings Rum Pairing Dinner Series featuring special guest Emily L. Gosling, Goslings Rum Global Brand Ambassador and eight generation Gosling family member. Guests enjoy a modern take on Caribbean cuisine with a three-course dinner created by Calabash Executive Chef Kevin Shawcross.

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: Calabash Bistro – 428 Carrall Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online, $75

Friends trivia night at Relish Pub

Friends

Friends (TV Show)/Facebook

What: Think you know everything there is to know about Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey? Relish Pub in downtown Vancouver is hosting an all ‘Friends’ trivia night, testing hard-core fans of the show “on the 10 years of love, drama, comedy, family and of course friendship that has touched so many.”

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 10:30 pm
Where: Relish Pub – 888 Nelson Street #G5, Vancouver
Cost: $10/team, pay at the door

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