7 things to do in Vancouver today: Wednesday, June 20

Jun 15 2018, 5:39 am

Happy summer’s eve, everyone! Say so long to Spring with one of these seven events in Vancouver today, Wednesday, June 20. Vancouver Canadians, Reborning, and more

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

Vancouver Canadians vs Everett Aquasox

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  • What: The defending Northwest League champions Vancouver Canadians start their MIIB home season against the Everett Aquasox.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20 to Friday, June 22, 2018.
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Scotiabank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium – 4601 Ontario St, Vancouver

Improv Against Humanity: Maple Madness at the Rio Theatre

  • What: In honour of Canada 151, The Fictionals and friends are celebrating an early Canada Day at The Rio Theatre on June 20 with Improv Against Humanity: Maple Madness. They’re breaking out the Canadian CAH cards for the live audience tournament, awarding sweet prizes, and holding a live brainstorming session for the next #IAHatRIO Expansion set.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $12

Kill All Politicians

  • What: Vagrant Players Theatre Society presents the Canadian premiere of “Kill All Politicians” by Thomas Yungerberg. The award-winning, dark comedy is about two roommates in their late twenties who, fed up with the current political climate, decide to take matters into their own hands.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20 to Saturday, June 23, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Pacific Theatre – 1440 W 12th Ave, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $20


  • What: Art and life become disturbingly interchangeable when a sculptor of baby dolls meets a woman desperate to recreate the past. This dark comedy takes an unsettling look at work, latex, loss, and the power of creation.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20 to Friday, June 29, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Annex – 823 Seymour Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online

Girls Rock Camp Karaoke Fundraiser

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  • What: Croon your favourite tunes to help support Girls Rock Camp Vancouver, a project for female and non-binary youth ages 8-17. They provide young women and non-binary youth the opportunity to explore, access and create music with the guidance of positive mentors.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Where: Cafe Deux Soleils – 2096 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
  • Admission: Suggested donation $10, no one turned away.

Edible Wall and Fence Gardens

  • What: Learn which vertical gardening methods are most suitable for edibles, while taking into consideration challenges with sun, wind, soil and irrigation. Discover some of the most suitable types and combinations of vegetables and herbs for your location and taste.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
  • Time: 6:30 pm
  • Where: VanDusen Botanical Garden – 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Member $40.50 / Non-member $45

Tuning In: Trends on Millennials, Masculinity & Gender Equality

  • What: YWCA Metro Vancouver’s Annual General Meeting features Shachi Kurl, Executive Director of the Angus Reid Institute, delivering a keynote that will examine trends on millennials, masculinity and gender equality.
  • When: Wednesday, June 20
  • Time: 5:45 to 7 pm
  • Where: UBC Robson Square – 800 Robson Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free
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