Global BC community events

SPONSORSHIP SUBMISSIONS & EVENT LISTING REQUESTS

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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Spartan Race & 5K Vancouver Sprint

Register now for the Spartan Race & 5K Vancouver Sprint, happening June 6 at Mount Seymour.  It is a series of obstacle races of varying distances and difficulties!  Join the fun and participate – you can register as an individual or gather a team.  All ages welcome.

 

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Vancouver Whitecaps FC 

Watch the Vancouver Whitecaps take on DC United on Saturday, April 25 at BC Place.  You better act fast and get your tickets now.  The last few home games were a sell out.

 

 

 

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Kick For A Cure

Michael Cuccione Foundation presents the Canadian Tire Kick For A Cure July 11 at Coquitlam Town Centre Park.  Save the date for a fun family day. From Soccer tournaments, kids soccer clinics, beer garden, food vendors and sports celebrities.  All to benefit Childhood Cancer Research.  It’s time to Kick For A Cure.

 

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Hike For Hospice

Take a Hike for Hospice May 3 at the Hyde Creek Recreation Centre, Port Coquitlam.  Join thousands across Canada for this family and pet friendly event and raise money for Hospice care in your community.  There is a prize for the best dressed pet.

 

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Kidney Transplant Summit

Calling all kidney patients for the first ever Kidney Transplant Summit, happening May 1 at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre.  Should British Columbians automatically be considered organ donors or should people be paid to be organ donors?  Here’s your chance to be part of the conversation.

 

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#48in48 For Organ Donation

April 20-24 is Organ and Tissue Donation Week. so let’s get 48,000 Canadians to register their decision to donate in 48 hours, starting April 20.  Go to LiveOn.ca, select your province and see how easy it really is!

 

 

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Scotiabank Hockey For Alzheimer’s

This unique 3-day co-ed tournament give players an opportunity to play with and against NHL alumni and enjoy all the excitement and camaraderie of a pro-am tournament, November 13-15.

 

 

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Investors Group Stars On Ice Presented by Lindt

Canada’s favourite skaters celebrate the 25th anniversary tour of Investors Group Stars on Ice, May 21 at Rogers Arena.

 

 

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BC Classic & Custom Car Show

Rev up your engines for cars, stars and guitars when the BC Classic & Custom Car Show rolls into the Abbotsford Tradex for 3 days of motorsport action April 17-19!

 

 

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Reel 2 Real Film Festival For Youth

Reel 2 Real is dedicated to showing the best in culturally diverse, entertaining, and high quality films for youth and film buffs of all ages.  The festival will offer animation, documentaries and live action films from around the world.

 

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Woman 2 Warrior

Challenge yourself and register for the 2015 Woman 2 Warrior.  The event is an obstacle challenge race for women of all ages and fitness levels benefiting Easter Seals Camps in BC.

 

 

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World Vision Canada

Join World Vision in the fight to end child slavery.  During April & May, go to worldvision.ca and sponsor a child.  This action will help protect a child from slavery.

 

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Daffodil Month

April is the month to fight back!  The daffodil is a symbol of strength and courage in the fight against cancer.  Buy a daffodil pin and wear it in April to show your support for Canadians living with cancer.

 

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Russell Peters

Don’t miss your chance to see comedy icon Russell Peters up close and intimate!  He’ll be bringing his Almost Famous World Tour to the Hard Rock AND River Rock for 6 shows in all.

 

 

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Wheel 2 Heal

Wheel 2 Heal, happening Saturday May 2 at Coquitlam Town Centre Park is a fun, challenging and unique bike ride through the Tri-Cities that raises money for Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation.  Whatever your fitness level, there is a route for you!  There is even a FREE kids bike race.

 

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AC/DC

They opened at the Grammy’s this year and they are once again unstoppable!  AC/DC is coming to BC Place this September 22 with their Rock or Bust Tour.  Tickets on sale now.

 

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Varekai

Don’t miss Cirque du Soleil’s latest show VAREKAI, happening May 20-24 at the Pacific Coliseum

 

 

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BC Lung Association 

Purchase your 2015 Golf Privilege Club Membership book for only $35 and save big on over 100 courses in BC and Washington State.  All proceeds benefit the BC  Lung Association’s programs and services.

 

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Scotiabank MS Walk

May is MS Awareness month so lace up for the Scotiabank MS Walk on May 3 & 24 in 20 different communities around BC.  Show families in your community that they do not have to face MS alone.  Funds raised support research to find the cause and cure for MS and funds services for people living with MS.

 

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Making Recovery a Reality Gala

Don’t miss Turning Point’s annual Making Recovery a Reality Gala, happening on Thursday April 30, with special guest speaker James Belushi.   The gala is a celebration of the many lives saved and of the selfless contribution of those who make miracles happen at Turning Point every day.

 

 

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Easter Seals 24 Hour Camp Challenge

The 24 hour Camp Challenge will take place June 13-14 at Easter Seals Camp in Squamish and will be fun for all ages, as well as a team building overnight event.  It will raise much needed funds for Easter Seals Camps in BC.