7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, September 11

Sep 7 2018, 2:59 pm

Make your Tuesday a fun one with these seven events happening around Vancouver today, September 11. Whistler Village Beer Festival, Mat Collective Yoga, and more.

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

Whistler Village Beer Festival 2018

Whistler Village Beer Festival/Tourism Whistler

  • What: From September 11 to 16, the Whistler Village Beer Festival will be taking place at select venues throughout Whistler for six full days of beer-loving fun. This year, you’ll have the chance to sample beers and ciders from 70 breweries with over 140 varieties. There’s something for every kind of brew lover at WVBF with events spanning from tastings to cask nights, food pairings, forged axe throwing, and beer yoga. Let’s not forget about the bar hopping events and after parties too.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11 to Sunday, September 16, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Select venues around Whistler
  • Price: $35 – $99 for main events – Tickets available via Whistler Village Beer Festival

Brent Faiyaz

  • What: Brent Faiyaz from Maryland brings his Sonder Son Tour to Vancouver.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
  • Time: Doors 9 pm
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online

Ascent in Action: A Conversation with Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz

  • What: A special presentation by Rob Katz on the transformative addition of Whistler Blackcomb to Vail Resorts’ growing network of unique destinations. Learn more about Vail Resorts’ commitment to delivering the Experience of a Lifetime, and how a business model built on leadership, data and sustainability creates resiliency for communities and a competitive advantage for North America’s highest valued travel and leisure company.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
  • Time: 11:15 am
  • Where: Coast Coal Harbour Hotel – Coal Harbour Ballroom 1180 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • Register: Online, $69-$138

The Glorious Mountains of Vancouver’s North Shore

  • What: David Crerar, Harry Crerar, and Bill Maurer, authors of The Glorious Mountains of Vancouver’s North Shore, A Peak Baggers Guide, present a slideshow presentation and book signing. 19+ only, members and non-members welcome.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
  • Time: Doors 7 pm
  • Where: AnzaClub Vancouver – 3 West 8th Ave, Vancouver
  • Admission: Free

Mat Collective Free Fall Yoga

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  • What: Take advantage of Vancouver’s beautiful autumn days and take part in free fall yoga, hosted by the Mat Collective. Fall classes will take place in September, October, and November at City Hall, in downtown Vancouver, Granville Island, and Kits Beach.
  • When: Various dates through September to November
  • Time: Times vary, check schedule for details
  • Where: Downtown (800 Robson Street), City Hall (2600-2799 Yukon St.), Granville Island (1404 Anderson Street), Kits Beach (1015 Maple Street), East Vancouver (520 E 1st Ave (Emily Carr)
  • Admission: Free

Alex Hunter Keynote: The Art and Science of Wow!

  • What: Alex Hunter – who served as Virgin Group’s Global Head of Online (overseeing the Virgin brand’s global digital strategy as well as Sir Richard Branson’s personal digital strategy), and who was part of the founding team of the award-winning US Airline Virgin America – will be in Vancouver on September 11 giving a morning talk at The Playhouse Theatre. Alex’s keynote address, titled The Art and Science of WOW!, will cover marketing, branding and customer experience with specific relevance to Vancouver’s tourism and hospitality industries.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
  • Time: 8 am to 11 am
  • Where: Vancouver Playhouse – 600 Hamilton St., Vancouver
  • Register: Online, $75-$105

Coheed And Cambria

  • What: New York rock band Coheed And Cambria bring their Unheavenly Tour to Vancouver with guests Protest The Hero and Crown Lands.
  • When: Tuesday, September 11 and Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  • Time: Doors 7 pm, Show 8 pm
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online
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