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Submit Your Event for Consideration

Have an event you’re wanting to promote on Global BC?  Click the link above and e-mail us your details.  If  it is something we are interested in pursuing, we will contact you for further information.  PLEASE NOTE – We are generally booking 3-4 months in advance and due to the sheer number of requests we receive, we simply cannot accommodate everyone.

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HatsOffDay

Hats off Day
Saturday June. 4th, 2016 from 9:30am to 4pm

Say thanks to the community at an annual Burnaby block party. On Saturday, June 4th you’re invited to “Hats off Day.” A one day event featuring great food, music, kids activities and so much more..admission is free. Go to http://www.hatsoffday.com

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Rotary Club Vancouver Sunrise/Strathcona Hoop-A-Thon
June 4th – Strathcona Community Centre

Strathcona Hoop-A-Thon Shoot some hoops and score big for hundreds of kids in East Van! On June 4th the annual Strathcona Hoop-A-Thon provides funding for sports equipment, scholarships, and vocational training. Make a pledge or donation at http://www.hoopathon.ca

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troll for Liver
June 5th, 2016 – Burnaby Central Park

It’s a Sunday stroll.. in support of a great cause. Happening June 5th in Burnaby the Stroll for Liver event is a family friendly 5km walk to end liver disease in British Columbia. Register at http://www.liver.ca

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FEI Furusiyya Nations Cup
June 3, 2016 – Thunderbird Show Park, Langley.

Get ready for Rio when an Olympic calibre horse-jumping event leaps into Langley. See Team Canada’s horses and riders perform ahead of the 2016 Olympics at the Furusiyya Nations Cup – admission is free June 3rd..visit http://www.tbird.ca for more information!

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BCAA Play Here – VOTE NOW!
Last day to vote is June 29th, 2016

BCAA is giving communities in BC the chance to win up to $100,000 in revitalization. The nominations are in and now the voting begins. We need your help to choose the perfect place to play. Go to www.BCAAPlayHere.com to cast your vote.

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Royal BC Museum
Victoria, BC – June 3 to December 31, 2016
http://www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/mammoths

Walk among the giants of the ice age at the wooly mammoth exhibit in Victoria. Discover the larger than life creatures including mastdons and dire wolves and find out how they became extinct. June 3rd to December 31st at the Royal BC Museum in Victoria, BC.

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Whitecaps

Vancouver Whitecaps

Saturday May 28th
BC Place Stadium
www.whitecapsfc.com

On Saturday May 28th our Vancouver Whitecaps play host to the Houston Dynamo at BC Place Stadium. Get your tickets at whitecapsfc.com and help the team ride the wave to win.

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Westcoast Motorcycle Ride to Live

Sunday May 29th
Vancouver, The Fraser Valley, and Vancouver Island.
www.ridetolive.ca

Kickstart your engines and join in the fight against prostate cancer. The Westcoast Motorcycle Ride to Live event happens on Sunday, May 29th in Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and on Vancouver Island. To register or donate visit www.ridetolive.ca.

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A Loving Spoonful “Project Empty Bowl”

Thursday, June 2nd
Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
www.alovingspoonful.org

On Thursday June 2nd take part in “Project Empty Bowl”. The event raises funds to help A Loving Spoonful deliver free meals and nutritional counselling to those living with HIV/AIDS in our province.

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EuropeanFest2016

European Festival

May 28 & 29
Swangard Stadium
www.europeanfestival.ca

Celebrate European culture at the 19th annual European Festival. Enjoy the food, music, and culture from 30 nations — May 28th and 29th at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby. For tickets and information please visit www.europeanfestival.ca.

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Disney Newsies
Presented by Broadway Across Canada

July 5-10
Queen Elizabeth Theatre
www.newsiesthemusical.com

Get a front row seat when the best of Broadway comes to Vancouver.  The Tony-Award winning Disney musical “Newsies” will be at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre July 5-10.

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LongestDayRace2016

June 10
UBC Thunderbird Stadium

Looking for family fun on a Friday….Lace up the runners for the Longest Day Road Race featuring a 5K, a 10K, and a Kids’ Mile.  Proceeds support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

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July 23
Coquitlam Town Centre

Enjoy a day of family fun and help kick childhood cancer right where it hurts.  On Saturday, July 23rd, take part in Kick For A Cure.  The all day event includes soccer clinics, great food and entertainment, and a chance to meet some sports celebrities.

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Worldpartnershipwalk2016

May 29
Lumberman’s Arch – Stanley Park

Step forward and make a world of difference.  On Sunday May 29th, take part in the 32nd annual World Partnership Walk.  Join thousands of Canadians who are making a difference in the lives of millions living in poverty, by thinking globally and acting locally.  Step forward with us and be part of this incredible event. 100% of donations go directly to fund projects by supported by The Aga Khan Foundation Canada.  Registration to the 5K event is free.

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Prince Rupert event2016

June 10-12
Prince Rupert
Pack your gumboots, it’s almost time for the 38th annual Prince Rupert Seafest.  From June 10-12, take part in all the activities – like street hockey or sailing.  Visit the craft fair and enjoy the parade.  Discover BC’s North Coast!

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RigsRides2016

June 3-5
TRADEX in Abbotsford
Looking to customize your wheels?  Come check out BC’s largest after-market automotive event – The Rigs & Rides Show!  Learn about everything from custom builds to fabrications June 3-5 at the TRADEX in Abbotsford.

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BoatForHope2016

Victoria – June 4
Vancouver – June 11
Kelowna – June 18
Sail the high seas…and support children with special needs.  Variety’s Boat For Hope event gives kids a chance to sail like a pirate and search for hidden treasure.  Find more information on each event by clicking the logo above.

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Dining for Dreams2016

Friday May 27
Four Seasons Hotel
Help make dreams a reality for those living with disabilities.  The Dining For Dreams gala recognizes the children, youth and adults who demonstrate resilience and inspire others to reach for the sky.  Purchase a ticket or make a donation by clicking the photo above.

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DuranDuran

With Special Guest CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers
Aug 28
Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
Be “Hungry Like the Wolf” when 80’s sensation Duran Duran takes the stage with their Paper Gods tour.  Don’t miss it!

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eastersealscampchallenge

June 11-12
Squamish & Victoria
The Easter Seals Camp Challenge is the ultimate team-building experience, raising money for kids with physical or cognitive disabilities.  With events in both Squamish and Victoria, this fun event will help support Easter Seals Camps in BC!

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Railway Heritage Park
Squamish
All aboard the train for a Day Out With Thomas!  The loveable locomotive rolls into Squamish the last two weekends in May and kids can take a 25-minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and take part in all the Thomas themed activities.  Book your tickets now!

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Freedom55CharityWalk

May 29
Point Grey Golf & Country Club
Lace up and take part in the walk during the final round of the Freedom 55 Financial Open.  All proceeds from the walk will be donated to the Canucks For Kids Fund.  The walk will begin around 3:30pm and end at 5pm.

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GolfPrivilege2016

Save where you golf and support a good cause at the same time!  Get your 2016 Golf Privilege Membership book and get discounts at over 100 BC and Washington State courses.  All proceeds benefit the BC Lung Association’s programs and services.

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All eyes will be on Vancouver as the America’s Masters Games comes to our fair city for 9 days this Summer.  It’s all about promoting an active and healthy lifestyle by encouraging participants to continue to strive toward sporting success and have fun in the process.  Up to 10,000 athletes are expected to compete, Aug 26-Sept 4 in various venues around the city.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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