7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, March 6

Mar 2 2018, 5:23 pm

Make your Tuesday a terrific one with our rundown of seven great events happening in Vancouver today, March 6. Be sure to enjoy Urban Grind, Strong Women Strong Music, and more.

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

Urban Grind 2018 at Harbour Centre

Urban Grind

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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 and 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

Healthy Kids Fair

  • What: Chat with community health professionals while learning about child development, mental health, nutrition & wellness, and more.
  • When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am
  • Where: Cameron Recreation Complex – 9523 Cameron Street, Burnaby
  • Admission: Free

Anti-Bullying Flash Mob 2018

  • What: The flash mob is meant to raise awareness for the anti-bullying initiative and help people understand the importance of standing up against bullying no matter what form – physical, verbal, cyber or social. Students from both Delta and Surrey will be taking part in the event. They will be joined by BC Lions running back, Tyler Davis, as well as the team mascot, Leo the Lion.
  • When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
  • Time: 12:15 pm
  • Where: Beaver Creek Elementary – 6505-123A Street, Surrey
  • Tickets: Online, $25-$50


  • What: Chutzpah! The Lisa Nemetz International Jewish Performing Arts Festival is the Lower Mainland’s winter music, dance, comedy and theatre festival presenting international, national and local artists.
  • When: Now to Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Various locations
  • Tickets: Available online

Vancouver International Women in Film Festival

  • What: The 13th Vancouver International Women in Film Festival presents the best of cinema created by women. Events include film panels, workshops, guest filmmakers, artist talks, pitch sessions, and receptions.
  • When: Tuesday, March 6 to Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Vancity Theatre – 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online

Speaker Series: Why We Need To Talk About Poo

  • What: Dr. Paul Richard will look into what is wrong with our current methods of handling human waste from the bad design of toilets and washrooms, all the way to how current sewage practices pollute our environment. He’ll also explore its biology – how it can be a good indicator of health or disease – with a side trip into the world of microbiome concepts and fecal transplants.
  • When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
  • Time: 7 to 8:30 pm
  • Where: Science World at TELUS World of Science – 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free

Strong Women Strong Music 2018

  • What: The 12th annual Strong Women Strong Music concert series features the west coast’s most prominent female jazz musicians singing up support for Enterprising Women Making Art (EWMA), a program of Atira Women’s Resource Society.
  • When: Tuesday, March 6 to Thursday, March 8, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Frankie’s Jazz Club – 755 Beatty Street, Vancouver
  • Reservations: Online, $30
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