7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, March 10

Mar 9 2020, 3:30 pm

Add some fun into your Tuesday with our checklist of seven things to do today in Vancouver, March 10. Urban Grind, Vancouver Canucks, and more.

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

Vancouver Canucks vs New York Islanders

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What: Vancouver Canucks hit the ice against the New York Islanders at Rogers Arena on March 10.

When: March 10, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Inheritance: a choose-your-adventure experience

What: Touchstone Theatre and Alley Theatre present Inheritance: a choose-your-adventure experience. Abbey and Noah are on a trip to visit her father. They arrive to find him missing and a local Indigenous man, Frank, staying there instead. The play will be halted at key moments, with different plot paths shown on screen. The audience chooses with electronic voting devices what happens next.

When: Now until March 15, 2020 (no show Monday)
Time: 7:30 pm (Tuesdays to Saturday), 2 pm (Saturdays and Sunday)
Where: The Annex Theatre — 823 Seymour Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Piper Spit Bird Count

What: Bring your binoculars and join a park interpreter to witness the seasonal changes in the birds at Burnaby Lake. For ages 13 and up.

When: March 10, 2020
Time: 9 am to 11 am
Where: Burnaby Lake Regional Park – Burnaby Lake Nature House — 4519 Piper Avenue, Burnaby
Admission: Free

Book Reading of “In My Own Moccasins” by Helen Knott

What: Douglas Indigienous Student Services presents a book reading of “In My Own Moccasins” by author Helen Knott.  There will be a Q&A, a showcase of new material, and a book signing. Light refreshments will also be served.

When: March 10, 2020
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Douglas College, Coquitlam Campus – Room — C1008 1250 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam,
Tickets: Online, free

Urban Grind 2020 at Harbour Centre

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What: Vancouver’s annual Urban Grind is returning to the city for 2020. The 633-step climb takes place at Vancouver’s Harbour Centre and takes climbers to the tower’s iconic Lookout observation deck at the top of the building, 28 storeys high.

There’s a $5 entry fee to participate as many times as you wish during the day, and upon reaching the top, participants receive a free beer and a $5 voucher for the Harbour Centre’s food court. On March 31, a timing chip will be available for people who want to race to the top. The climb will also have a by-donation coat check. All proceeds from the coat check will benefit The Kettle Society, a local mental health charity.

When: Every Tuesday in March — March 10, 17, 24, and 31, 2020
Times: Anytime between 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Where: Harbour Centre – access through the lobby at 555 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Price: $5

Movies in the Morgue

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: March 10, April 14, 2020
Time: Doors 6:30 pm, show 7 pm
Where: Vancouver Police Museum and Archives – 240 East Cordova Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Tuesday Night Racing at Cypress Mountain

What: Coast Outdoors hosts Tuesday night cross-country ski races at Cypress Mountain in the Nordic area. All skill levels and abilities are welcome.

When: Every Tuesday until March 10, 2020
Time: 7 to 8 pm
Where: Cypress Mountain Nordic Area – 5000 Cypress Bowl Rd, West Vancouver
Register: Online