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

Sep 11 2019, 5:00 am

Welcome to another fun Wednesday! Here is our checklist of seven things to do today, September 11, including The Distillers, Brittania Mine Museum, and more.

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

TechVancouver

What: TechVancouver is a monthly meeting of tech leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts. Learn from their experiences and expertise in a variety of presentations and panels.

When: September 11 and October 22, 2019
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre – 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Lunch & Discover with Britannia Mine Museum

Brittania Mine Museum

What: Squamish Chamber of Commerce hosts a Lunch and Discover with Britannia Mine Museum, where attendees will get to experience BOOM! The attraction is an immersive live-action experience about Mill No. 3. Chamber of Commerce members and public are welcome.

When: September 11, 2019
When: 11:30 am to 2 pm
Where: Britannia Mine Museum – 1 Forbes Way, Britannia Beach
Register: Online

Dandelion: A Comedy about Fatherhood

What: Canadian Comedy Award-winner Aaron Malkin presents Dandelion at the Vancouver Fringe. Malkin explores the imagination of his four-year-old child through stand-up, storytelling, and physical comedy.

When: Various dates until September 14, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Waterfront Theatre – 1412 Cartwright Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

The Distillers

What: Los Angeles punk rockers The Distillers perform at The Commodore Ballroom with special guests Pack AD.

When: September 11, 2019
When: Doors 7 pm, show 8 pm
Where: The Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Yungblood

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What: English singer-songwriter Yungblood brings his Twisted Tales of the Ritalin Club Tour to the Vogue Theatre on September 11.

When: September 11, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Where: Vogue Theatre – 918 Granville St Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Ultimate Traveller: Impressions of Sudan

What: An audiovisual presentation exploring the many ancient sites and cultures of the Sudan, including Khartoum, where two Niles become one, the labyrinthine souks of Omdurman to the dances of the Sufi dervishes.

When: September 11, 2019
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Ferry Building Gallery – 1414 Argyle Avenue, West Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Turunesh

What: Afro Neo Soul singer Turunesh performs at Calabash Bistro with Jonny Tobin and friends.

When: September 11, 2019
Time: 9 pm
Where: Calabash Bistro – 428 Carrall Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online