7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, March 20

Mar 15 2018, 9:58 pm


Welcome to spring, everyone! Get it started with our picks of seven fun things to do today, March 20. There’s Urban Grind, Andy Grammer, and more.

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

Urban Grind 2018 at Harbour Centre

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  • What: The 633-step climb is opened annually to the public in March. Participants can make the climb once a week, on March 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. There’s a $5 entry fee to participate as many times as you wish during the day. Upon reaching the top, participants receive a free beer and a $5 voucher for Harbour Centre’s food court.
  • When: Every Tuesday in March
  • Time: Anytime from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Where: Harbour Centre – 555 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: $5

Super Animals

  • What: ​​If you could have a superpower what would it be? Find out about animals with super speed, ultra strength, and mighty jumps. Super hero costumes welcome.
  • When: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
  • Time: 11 am to 2 pm
  • Where: Burnaby Lake Regional Park – Meet at Burnaby Lake Nature House, 4519 Piper Ave
  • Admission: Free

The: Improv Experience feat. Moonbeam Musical Storytime

  • What:  The Quad Comedy presents a night of improv with Master of Ceremonies Chuckles, a Musical Storytime, and more surprises.
  • When: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: XY YVR – 1216 Bute Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $8

Andy Grammer

Image: Blazinred / Flickr

  • What: Multi-platinum singer songwriter, Andy Grammer brings his, The Good Parts tour, to Vancouver. Featuring special guest James TW.
  • When: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Vogue Theatre – 918 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $33.50

Spring Break Festival: Cinderella and Robin Hood

  • What: DuffleBag Theatre presents Cinderella and Robin Hood, with children from the audience playing roles in each show. And new this year, one of the Cinderella shows will be bilingual.
  • When: Tuesday, March 20 to Thursday, March 22, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre – 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
  • Tickets: Online

Telling Your Story: How To Work With Your Library

  • What: Scott Hargrove, CEO of the Fraser Valley Regional Libraries, speaks on how libraries and the publishing industries have changed, and what it means to you as a writer.
  • When: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: The ACT Arts Centre – 11944 Haney Place, Maple Ridge
  • Admission: Free

Spring Break at the Beaty

  • What: During Spring Break, join the Beaty Biodiversity Museum every day at noon for a different hands-on activity, presented by volunteers, staff, curators, and special guests. Meet new friends while exploring different aspects of the biodiversity around us. From identifying incredible insects, to art, games, crafts, and hands-on activities, you’ll be a biodiversity pro in no time. All activities are open to all ages and are included with membership or admission on a drop-in basis, unless otherwise noted. 
  • When: Now to Sunday, April 1, 2018
  • Time: 12 pm
  • Where: Beaty Biodiversity Museum – 2212 Main Mall, Vancouver
  • More Info: Online
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