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Halloween at FlyOver Canada
Aspiring witches and wizards are welcomed before taking off
on a spellbinding journey across Canada.
$17-27, flyovercanada.com
Dates: Oct 12 - 31, Various Times
Location: FlyOver Canada @ 999 Canada Place Wy.
Boo! The Hallowe'en Movie Show
All-ages screening of clips from classic horror and monster
movies, including moments from musicals and comedies.
$12-14, viff.org
Dates: Oct 22 & 30, Various Times
Location: Vancity Theatre @ 1181 Seymour St.
Activities & Tours
Historic Crime: Early Forensic Investigations
Join Author Eve Lazarus for a night of true crime as she draws
on stories from her latest book Blood, Sweat, and Fear.
$22, vancouverperspectives.com
Dates: Thursday, Oct 19, 6:15pm
Location: Vancouver Lookout @ 555 W. Hastings St.
Tours Guys Downtown & Waterfront Tour
Take a walk through the breathtaking waterfront and learn the
history behind the financial district.
Free, tourguys.ca
Dates: Every Mon and Fri at 11am
Location: Pacific Centre Dome Entrance @ 701 W Georgia St.
Tour Guys Granville St & Gastown Tour
Explore the history of Downtown Vancouver, with a focus on
Granville Street and Gastown!
Free, tourguys.ca
Dates: On Wednesdays and Saturdays, 11am
Location: Pacific Centre Dome Entrance @ 701 W Georgia St.
After Hours at Vancouver Aquarium
Eat, drink, and be scary at Vancouver Aquarium’s Halloween-
themed After Hours event.
$27-35, vanaqua.ca
Dates: Tuesday, Oct 24, 6pm
Location: Vancouver Aquarium @ 845 Avison Wy.
Family Fun
Gallop and Go
Let Your Music Shine! with Lisa & Linda presents kid-friendly
concerts of barnyard-themed songs.
$15, vancouversymphony.ca
Dates: Oct 20, 10am & 11:30am
Location: Vancouver Playhouse @ 600 Hamilton St.
The Making Place
Hands-on workshops featuring collaborative and independent
activities for all kinds of creativity.
Free with Admission , vanartgallery.bc.ca
Dates: Every Sunday, 12pm-4pm
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery @ 750 Hornby St.
Sports
Lions vs. Eskimos
The B.C. Lions take on the Edmonton Eskimos in Canadian
Football League action.
$26-139, bcplace.com
Dates: Saturday, Oct 21, 7pm
Location: BC Place @ 777 Pacific Blvd.
Canucks vs. Capitals
The Vancouver Canucks take on the Washington Capitals in
National Hockey League action.
$60-220, rogersarena.com
Dates: Thursday, Oct 26, 7pm
Location: Rogers Arena @ 800 Griffiths Wy.
Films
Ex Libris: The New York Public Library
Documentary explores the modern library, which is a hot spot
for community access to the digital world.
$10-12, viff.org
Dates: Oct 20 - 25, Various Times
Location: Vancity Theatre @ 1181 Seymour St.
Contemporary Iranian Cinema
The Cinematheque and CineIran present a monthly showcase
of acclaimed and accomplished new films from Iran.
$9-11, thecinematheque.ca
Dates: Oct 22 & 26, Various Times
Location: The Cinematheque @ 1131 Howe St.
Contemporary Iranian Cinema
The Cinematheque and CineIran present a monthly showcase
of acclaimed and accomplished new films from Iran.
$9-11, thecinematheque.ca
Dates: Sept 14 - Oct 26, Various Times
Location: The Cinematheque @ 1131 Howe @ 1131 Howe St.
Spark Animation
Film Festival, Conference, Business Symposium, and Job Fair
celebrating excellence in animation from around the world.
Prices Vary , sparkfx.ca
Dates: Oct 26 - 29, Various Times
Location: Various @ Downtown Vancouver
Entertainment
Lachlan Patterson
Mixing a dry sarcasm with his biting commentary on life, he has
achieved major success as a Stand-up Comedian!
$15-20, thecomedymix.com
Dates: Oct 19 - 21, Various Times
Location: The Comedy Mix @ 1015 Burrard St.
Comedy Basement at Goldies
Super hilarious pro, amateur and every-skill-level-in-between
comics take the stage.
$8, facebook.com/TheComedyBasementVancouver
Dates: Every Saturday at 9pm
Location: Goldies @ 605 W. Pender St.
Performance
Puccini’s Final Opera: Turandot
A princess imprisoned by her own vengeful cruelty, sets herself
and her people free when she opens her heart to love.
$49+, vancouveropera.ca
Dates: Oct 13, 15, 19 & 21, Various Times
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre @ 650 Hamilton St.
Menopause The Musical
The hilarious musical is recognized as the longest-running
scripted production in Las Vegas.
$40-76, voguetheatre.com
Dates: Thursday, Oct 26, 7pm
Location: Vogue Theatre @ 918 Granville St.
Galleries
Intangible
Six artists challenge our expectations through Coast Salish art
as a thriving art tradition.
$8-11, billreidgallery.ca
Dates: Daily from 10am - 5pm
Location: Bill Reid Gallery @ 639 Hornby St.
Entangled
An insight into two distinctly different modes of painting that
have come to dominate contemporary painting.
$18-24, vanartgallery.bc.ca
Dates: Daily, 10am - 5pm, till 9pm Tuesday
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery @ 750 Hornby St.
Site for Sill Life
The most comprehensive solo exhibition in a public gallery to
date of work by Vancouver-based artist Andrew Dadson.
Free, contemporaryartgallery.ca
Dates: Tuesday to Saturday, 12pm - 6pm
Location: Contemporary Art Gallery @ 555 Nelson St.
Fight for Beauty
A candid perspective of the past, present, and future of
Westbank and the fights that build cities and culture.
Free , fightforbeauty.westbankcorp.com
Dates: Sunday to Thursday, Various Times
Location: Fairmont Pacific Rim @ 1038 Canada Place Wy.
Jaad Kuujus: Meghann O'Brien
This newly enhanced exhibition explores the process and
creativity of weavings in cedar and wool.
$6-11, billreidgallery.ca
Dates: Daily, 10am-5pm
Location: Bill Reid Gallery @ 639 Hornby St.
Gordon Smith: The Black Paintings
Densely painted, darkly abstracted paintings, punctuated with
occasional colour, text and collaged elements.
$18-24, vanartgallery.bc.ca
Dates: From Oct 21, 10am - 5pm, till 9pm on Tuesday
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery @ 750 Hornby St.
Concerts & Live Music
Harry Manx and the Yaletown Strings
Salt Spring Island blues/world-fusion singer-songwriter performs
with the Yaletown String Quartet.
$40, voguetheatre.com
Dates: Saturday, Oct 21, 8pm
Location: Vogue Theatre @ 918 Granville St.
Beethoven's Emperor
A grand display of splendor that is the Piano Concerto No. 5,
aptly nicknamed “Emperor”.
$10-15, vancouveracademyofmusic.com
Dates: Sunday, Oct 22, 2pm
Location: Orpheum Theatre @ 601 Smithe St.
Fan Wei Qi
FanFan has released 12 albums since 2000 and she achieved
national stardom through her fourth album, “First Dream”.
$65-450, vancouvercivictheatres.com
Dates: Monday, Oct 23, 7:30pm
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre @ 650 Hamilton St.
Depeche Mode
English electronica band performs on its Global Spirit Tour.
$49-125, rogersarena.com

Dates: Wednesday, Oct 25, 6:30pm
Location: Rogers Arena @ 800 Griffiths Wy.
Mastodon
American heavy-metal band tours in support of latest release
Emperor of Sand.
$42-56, commodoreballroom.com
Dates: Wednesday, Oct 25, 6:30pm
Location: Orpheum Theatre @ 601 Smithe St.
Jesse Cook
Canadian world-fusion guitarist tours in support of new album
Beyond Borders.
$65-160, vancouvercivictheatres.com
Dates: Thursday, Oct 26, 7:30pm
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre @ 650 Hamilton St.
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