Global BC community events


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.



Richmond World Festival 2015

Richmond World Festival

Celebrate music, food, sport and culture from around the globe.  The inaugural Richmond World Festival is set to offer international food trucks, artisan marketplace, children’s activities and a diverse and impressive lineup of performers, happening September 5 in Minoru Park in Richmond!



Tourism Tofino - Cultural Heritage

Cultural Heritage Festival

Experience a mosaic of exhibits, performances and workshops exploring the theme of surfing the West Coast.  It’s about art and West Coast life as one, happening Sept 19-27 in Tofino & Ucuelet.



Whitecaps Vs. Colorado Rapids

Watch the Whitecaps take on the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday September 9 at BC Place.  Get your tickets now at



Canuck Place Gift of Time 

The greatest gift you can give a family at Canuck Place is a gift of TIME.    The annual Gift of Time gala takes place October 3 and will feature cocktails, an incredible 3-course meal, musical entertainment and so much more.  All to raise funds for Canuck Place Children’s Hospice.  Hosted by our own Sophie Lui.




Patti LaBelle at the Hard Rock Casino

Don’t miss Grammy Award-winning legend Patti LaBelle when she’ll be performing all her hits including “New Attitude” at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Friday, September 18th.




Parkinson SuperWalk

No Cape?  No problem!  You can be an everyday hero to Canadians with Parkinson’s.  Lace up and take part in Parkinson SuperWalk happening September 9 – 19, taking place in 20 communities across BC.


Hope Couture final


Hope Couture, benefiting the BC Cancer Foundation

Hope Couture is happening September 9 at the Fairmont Pacific Rim.  Mark your calendars for a fabulous luncheon & fashion show.  Hope Couture is raising funds for important equipment that will lead to improved therapies for breast cancer patients.





The Fair at the PNE

The PNE is back  Aug 22-Sept 7 and there are a ton of new attractions!  New this year are The Broadway Musical Peter Pan, a Beatles memorabilia exhibition, Craft Beer Fest, Superhero Discovery Centre, plus over 35 nightly concerts!


Miracle Challenge

Looking for a fitness challenge?  Miracle Challenge is a 27-day wellness challenge that encourages you to achieve fitness goals while fundraising for BC Children’s Hospital.  You’ll receive daily fitness tips and mini-challenges from experts.





Canuck Place Adventure Race

It’s an ultimate celebration of outdoor athleticism.  It’s a multi-sport event that includes kayaking, mountain biking and trail running.  There’s even a specially designed course for kids!




Bard on the Beach

Experience Western Canada’s signature summer theatre festival, where Shakespeare’s great comedies, romances and dramas are staged in modern theatre tents on the waterfront, against a spectacular backdrop of mountains, sea and sky!  For this season, Bard is bringing The Comedy of Errors, King Lear, Love’s Labour’s Lost and the world stage premiere of Shakespeare’s Rebel.  It’s on now until September 26 – Tuesdays through Sundays in beautiful Vanier Park.

August 24th & 31st, Don’t miss Opera & Arias: Gilbert and Sullivan.






MS Bike Tour

Gear up for the Scotiabank MS Bike Tour in your community to show the 100,000 Canadians living with MS that they do not have to face the disease alone.  Rides happen August and September in the West Kootenays, Cowichan Valley, Kamloops and the Okanagan.





Bee Hive Tours

Learn about the amazing world bees atop Grouse Mountain this summer from June 13 to mid September.  Grouse Mountain Bee Hive tours will provide a hands-on experience while you explore and learn about these remarkable creatures.




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.