7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, November 19

Nov 18 2019, 3:30 pm


Fill your Tuesday schedule with our list of seven events to check out in Vancouver on November 19. The Polar Express in Concert, Tri-Cities Job Fair, and more.

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

lululemon Guest Education Centre Hiring Fair

What: lululemon‘s Guest Education Centre (GEC) is hiring for the upcoming holiday season. The hiring fair starts with yoga and meditation, followed by an information session with the talent acquisition team. There are over 100 full and part-time seasonal educator positions to be filled and lululemon is looking for both English and bilingual (French-speaking) educators. Make sure to bring your resume along with you and RSVP via Eventbrite.

When: November 19, 2019
Time: 1:30 to 3 pm
Where: lululemon Guest Education Centre, 1380 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free – RSVP via Eventbrite

The VSO Presents The Polar Express in Concert

Polar Express

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What: Watch the holiday classic The Polar Express projected on the big screen, while the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performs Alan Silvestri’s scores live. Conducted by Justin Freer and also featuring the Amabilis Singers Choir.

When: November 19, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Where: Orpheum Theatre – 601 Smithe St, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Shticks & Giggles with Chutzpah!

What: Shticks & Giggles is part of Chutzpah! Festival 2019. Featuring Dino Archie, John Cullen, Lisa Person, Yisrael Shurack, and more.

When: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time: 8:30 pm
Where: Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver – 950 West 41st Ave, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

New West Winter Farmers’ Market

What: The market features farm-fresh produce, plants, quality crafts from local artists and artisans, gourmet prepared foods, community information, live entertainment, and more.

Time: 11 am to 3 pm
Where: Belmont St, New Westminster
Admission: Free

Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Fall Series

What: Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) Fall Series presents films celebrating skiing, climbing, and mountain biking. Check out Ski Show 2 presented by Arc’teryx (November 18) and Reel Rock 14 (November 19).

When: Now to November 19, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
Tickets: Online


What: Studio 58 at Langara College presents ANON(YMOUS), an adaptation of Homer’s Odyssey. The play follows a present-day teenage refugee crossing the United States to try and find his disappeared mother.

When: Now to December 1, 2019 (no shows on Monday)
Time: Various times
Where: Studio 58 at Langara College — 100 W 49th Ave, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Tri-Cities Job Fair

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What: Tri-Cities Job Fair in Coquitlam on November 19, presented by the Tri-Cities WorkBC Centres, features 40 employers from retail to construction, finance, and even dance centres. There will be more than 500 jobs up for grabs and it’s free to attend.

When: November 19, 2019
Time: 11 am to 3:30 pm (early access for people with disabilities is 10 to 11 am)
Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre –1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
Admission: FREE – register via Eventbrite