7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, February 4

Feb 3 2020, 3:30 pm

Hot Chocolate Festival, Vancouver Giants, and more. Take a moment for yourself and these seven fun events in Vancouver today, February 4.

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

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

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What: Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival is back for its 10th year celebrating all things hot chocolate. There are 44 participating ‘chocstars’ at this year’s fest, all of which are local purveyors. Each cafe, dessert bar, and restaurant has created sugary wondrous concoctions that take classic hot chocolates to a whole new level – there will be 114 drinks in total to explore.

When: Now until February 14, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Venues around Vancouver
More Info: Online

Vancouver Giants

What: Vancouver Giants take on the Tri-City American on February 4 at Langley Events Centre.

When: February 4, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Langley Events Centre – 7888 200 Street, Langley
Tickets: Online

Tuesday Tunes at Chickpea

What: Enjoy an evening of live music at Chickpea with two local artists each show.

When: February 4, 2020
Time: 8:30 to 10 pm
Where: Chickpea Restaurant — 4298 Main Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Forget Me Not

What: Forget Me Not by Ronnie Burkett features 100 audience members each holding a unique puppet. The show is set in “The New Now, a time when written language is suppressed and forgotten, and hand-drawn love letters are a powerful act of defiance. Presented by The Cultch.

When: Various dates from February 4 until March 1, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Secret Location
Tickets: Online

House of Comedy – Show Up N’ Go Up

What: House of Comedy’s classic Show Up N’ Go Up features stand-up comics of all skill levels from around Metro Vancouver. Students with ID and workers in the service industry get free admission to Show Up N’ Go Up.

When: Every Tuesday- February 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: House of Comedy BC — 530 Columbia Street, New Westminster,
Tickets: Online

Spine by Clara Brennan

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What: Spine by Clara Brennan is presented by Backbone Theatre Company, and tells the story of an “explosive friendship between a ferocious, wise-cracking teenager and an elderly East End widow. Kate Besworth portrays both Amy and Glenda in this acclaimed one-woman show.

When: February 4 to 8, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Havana Theatre — 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

National Geographic Live! – Birds Of Paradise

What: Tim Laman, a renowned photographer and forest canopy researcher, and ornithologist Ed Scholes take the audience deep into New Guinea to observe the birds of paradise. Meet all 39 species during the latest National Geographic Live! and learn the secret lives of birds of paradise.

When: February 4, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: The Orpheum — 601 Smithe Street
Tickets: Online