7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, January 14

Jan 13 2020, 11:30 pm

Fill your Tuesday timetable with our picks of seven great events happening in Vancouver on January 14. Check out The Parlour Magic Show, Revolution of Our Times, and more.

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

The WonderWombs

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What: The Dust Palace from New Zealand presents The WonderWombs, a feminist circus party with aerial performers, comedy, costumes, and more. Part of The Cultch’s Femme Series.

When: January 14 until January 19, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm (Tuesday to Saturday) 2 pm (Sunday)
Where: York Theatre — 639 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Revolution of Our Times

What: An exhibition highlighting images from the Hong Kong protests – “Revolution of Our Times” – will be hosted at the Polygon Gallery in North Vancouver  on January 14 and January 26, 2020. The exhibition will feature photos, artifacts, artwork, and “human stories” and will be travelling to other major world cities “with the goal of making the struggle of the citizens of Hong Kong real, and to put their fight into context.”

When: January 14 and January 26, 2020
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Where: The Polygon Gallery — 101 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver
Admission: By donation

Movies in the Morgue – Fargo

What: Vancouver Police Museum presents a variety of cult classic horror films, thrillers, and comedies in the Old City Morgue. Attendees are welcome to bring pillows and blankets to cozy up in the morgue. There will be fresh popcorn and pop for sale.

When: January 14, 2020
Time: Doors 6:30 pm, show 7 pm
Where: Vancouver Police Museum and Archives – 240 East Cordova Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Galleria Photography Exhibition: Visibility by Ya-Wei Lin

What: Visibility documents Ya-Wei Lin’s daily observation of the urban landscape. The ongoing series of observational photographic images reflect on and ponder the meaning of the word “visibility” in the broadest sense. The exhibition, in the works since 2016, showcases 11 images taken in the greater Vancouver area.

When: Monday to Friday from January 14 to March 2, 2020
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Where: Richmond City Hall — 6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond
Admission: Free

Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea

What: Available daily until March 22, Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea features eats like a ruby chocolate lace lollipop, mont blanc cream puff, and a roasted spice duck slider, to name a few.

When: Daily until March 22, 2020
Time: 12 to 4 pm
Where: The Trump Champagne Lounge – 1161 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Price: $65 per person or $118 for an additional box of macarons and a glass of bubbles; reserve online

The Next Step: Hear From Newly Established Businesses

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What: Small Business BC’s Waterfront Chats presents a fireside chat with Thomas DuBoyce and Simon Druart of Horizon Eco Builders, and Julie Veres of Port Moody Refillery. They will share tips on how to get started, navigating the industry, and how to grow a business. Snacks and refreshments will be provided, and there will also be time set aside for networking.

When: January 14, 2020
Time: 5 to 7 pm
Where: Small Business BC — 601 West Cordova Street #54, Vancouver
Register: Online

The Parlour Magic Show

What: The Parlour Magic Show showcases local magicians and variety entertainers at Yagger’s Downtown. January 14 features performances by Bryn Williams, Yoosik Ethan Oum, Lola Loops, Kel, and host, Rob Teszka.

When: January 14, 2020
Time: Doors 6:30 pm, show 7 pm
Where: Yagger’s Downtown Restaurant and Sports Bar — 433 West Pender Street, Vancouver
Admission: By donation

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