Featured
Bike-in Movie Night
Bring out your friends, grab a blanket and come join
Vancouver's cycling community under the stars.
Free, bikehub.ca
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 8pm
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre @ 650 Hamilton St.
Bike To Work Week
Cycle on your daily commute and to stop by over 60
celebration stations set up across the region!
Free, bikehub.ca
Dates: May 29 - June 4
Location: Various @ Downtown Vancouver
Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
Shakespeare’s timeless comedies, romances and dramas
are performed in modern theatre tents beside the ocean.
$21+, bardonthebeach.org
Dates: June 1 - Sept 23, Various Times
Location: Vanier Park @ 1695 Whyte Avenue
Downtown Farmers Market
Shop fresh and local on your lunch hour and come pick up
some lunch at one of the food trucks!
Free, eatlocal.org
Dates: Every Thursday from June 1, 11am-3pm
Location: Queen Elizabeth Plaza @ 630 Hamilton St.
Activities & Tours
Friends of the VPL: Spring Used Book Sale
Bargains galore - thousands of books, DVDs, CDs, and LPs and
more are on sale.
Free, vpl.ca
Dates: May 25-27, 10am - 5pm
Location: Vancouver Public Library @ 350 W. Georgia St.
Secrets of the Penthouse
You’ll hear stories of vice squad busts, mobsters,
bootlegging, Rat Pack parties, fire and murder.
$59, forbiddenvancouver.ca
Dates: Wednesday, May 31, 6:30pm
Location: The Penthouse @ 1019 Seymour St.
Conventions & Exhibitions
Art! Vancouver
Art enthusiasts and collectors can immerse themselves in a
wide array of beautiful artwork.
$15, artvancouver.net
Dates: May 25-28, 11am - 8pm
Location: Convention Centre East @ 999 Canada Place Wy.
Veg Expo 2017
A Sustainable Vegan & Vegetarian event that connects the
benefits of living a plant-based and sustainable lifestyle.
$15, vegexpo.ca
Dates: Sunday, May 28, 10am
Location: Convention Centre West @ 1055 Canada Place Wy.
Galleries
Pictures From Here
Comprised of photographs and video works by Vancouver-
based artists that date from the late 1950s up to the present.
$18-24, vanartgallery.bc.ca
Dates: Daily from 10am-5pm, till 9pm on Tuesday
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery @ 750 Hornby St.
Bill Reid Creative Journeys
Bill Reid Creative Journeys, an exhibition presented in
partnership with the Vancouver International Airport.
$10, billreidgallery.ca
Dates: Weds - Sun 11am - 5pm
Location: Bill Reid Gallery @ 639 Hornby St.
Dance of Time l
Original Salvador Dali sculpture will be displayed in public for
the first time in Canada.
Free, chalirosso.com
Dates: Daily - Sept, date TBA
Location: Lot 19 @ Hastings and Hornby Plaza
Exhibition Tour: Grant Arnold and Artists
Curator Grant Arnold tours Pictures from Here with some of the
artists in the exhibition.
Free with admission, vanartgallery.bc.ca
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 3pm
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery @ 750 Hornby St.
Concerts & Live Music
Boogie Nights
The Electric Monks are a funk orchestra out of Vancouver, BC.
Admission by Donation, donnellygroup.ca

Dates: Thursday, May 25, 8pm
Location: Railway Stage and Beer Café @ 579 Dunsmuir St.
Sophisticated Ladies
A program of songs by Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah
Vaughan, and Dinah Washington.
$19-95, vancouversymphony.ca
Dates: May 26-27, 8pm
Location: Orpheum Theatre @ 601 Smithe St.
Astrocolor
This six piece electronica group will bring an incredible live set
to the Commodore Ballroom.
$25, commodoreballroom.com
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 8pm
Location: Commodore Ballroom @ 868 Granville St.
Serenity: Music for the End of Time
True soul music, evoking hope, tension, joy and peace.
$15-30, eratoensemble.com

Dates: Saturday, May 27, 8pm
Location: St. Andrew's-Wesley Church @ 1022 Nelson St.
The Shins
American indie-rock band tours in support of latest studio album
Heartworms.
$37-57, vancouver.ca
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 8pm
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre @ 650 Hamilton St.
Tchaikovsky Discovers America
William Rowson leads the VSO in a kid-friendly concert that tells
the story of the classical composer's time in New York City.
$20-30, vancouversymphony.ca
Dates: Sunday, May 28, 2pm
Location: Orpheum Theatre @ 601 Smithe St.
Emily Chambers
This powerhouse vocalist has been a regular must-see feature
at venues all over Vancouver and beyond.
Admission by donation, belmontbar.com
Dates: Sunday, May 28, 7pm
Location: Belmont Bar @ 1006 Granville St.
John Legend
Grammy-winning R&B and soul-pop singer-songwriter and actor
from the States, with guest Gallant.
$35-125, rogersarena.com
Dates: Thursday, Jun 1, 8pm
Location: Rogers Arena @ 800 Griffiths Wy.
Sports
#RunRobson
Meet us at the store and we’ll head out on an all-levels run!
Free, lululemon.com

Dates: On Saturdays, 9:15am
Location: Lululemon Athletica @ 970 Robson St.
Whitecaps vs. United
The Vancouver Whitecaps take on the D.C. United in Major
League Soccer action.
$30-143, bcplace.com
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 4pm
Location: BC Place @ 777 Pacific Blvd.
Performance
Ali Wong
American comic, actress, and writer performs six standup-
comedy shows.
$40-65, voguetheatre.com
Dates: May 25-27, Various Times
Location: Vogue Theatre @ 918 Granville St.
Arts Umbrella Dance: Season Finale
Arts Umbrella Dance Company’s culmination of bold and
innovative works created for AUDC dancers.
$20-35, artsumbrella.com
Dates: May 25-27, 7:30pm
Location: Vancouver Playhouse @ 600 Hamilton St.
Eco-Logical Show! with CréaSon
CréaSon unites all ages in an "environmusical" party and builds
on young people’s willingness to reinvent the world.
Free, artstarts.com
Dates: Saturday, May 27, 11am & 1pm
Location: ArtStarts Gallery @ 808 Richards St.
Canada World Premieres
A truly unique musical celebration entitled Canada as the final
main stage production of the PMCs 2016/17 concert season.
$10-20, postmoderncamerata.com
Dates: May 27 & 28, 7pm
Location: Orpheum Annex @ 823 Seymour St.
Cirque Goes to the Cinema
The acrobatics of Cirque du Soleil with the music of the
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.
$22-90, vancouversymphony.ca
Dates: Wednesday, May 31, 8pm
Location: Orpheum Theatre @ 601 Smithe St.
Mark Forward
Mark Travels all over the Galaxy telling Jokes and selling his
famous sandwiches.
$15-20, thecomedymix.com
Dates: June 1-3, Various Times
Location: The Comedy Mix @ 1015 Burrard St.
Films
24 Hour Movie Marathon
Take in a carefully-curated lineup of (top-secret) movies from a
variety of genres, eras, and places.
$45, thecinematheque.ca
Dates: May 27-28, Various Times
Location: The Cinematheque @ 1131 Howe St.
Creative Visions: Hong Kong Cinema
A specially curated film program highlighting six Hong Kong
filmmaker's work from the last 20 years.
$9-11, thecinematheque.ca
Dates: June 1 - 23, Various Times
Location: The Cinematheque @ 1131 Howe St.
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