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.





Valentine’s Day is approaching fast and we’ve got the perfect gift idea.  Send someone you love a Candygram!  All funds raised will go to A Loving Spoonful and their campaign to help feed those living with HIV/AIDS.  Order yours today so it will be delivered in time for Valentine’s Day!




Scotiabank Feast of Fortune

Here’s a delicious fundraiser you won’t want to miss.  The Scotiabank Feast of Fortune dinner will feature 6 award-winning chefs at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on February 7 to tantalize your tastebuds – all to raise funds for a new CT Scanner for Mount St. Joseph Hospital.

Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotters

Create lasting family memories with the most recognizable franchise in sports.  Catch the world famous Harlem Globetrotters at the Pacific Coliseum on February 12 and Abbotsford Centre on February 13.  See for yourself why 20,000 games later, the Globetrotters are still a huge success!




Vancouver International Boat Show

Western Canada’s largest boat show is back!  Featuring over 250 exhibitors, boating lectures and celebrity appearances.  Don’t forget to visit the floating show at Granville Island and view this year’s newest boats and yachts, Jan 21-25 at BC Place AND Granville Island.


The Tragically Hip

Get ready to rock it out on February 6!  Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip are coming to Vancouver for their Fully and Completely Tour.  Buy tickets at or any Ticketmaster location.



2015 Courage To Come Back Awards – Nominations

The Courage to Come Back Awards pay tribute to BC residents who have demonstrated extraordinary courage in their recovery from illness or adversity.  Nominate someone you know who inspires you.  Deadline is February 13.




Gotta Sing!  Gotta Dance!

Gotta Sing!  Gotta Dance! has attracted hundreds of enthusiastic and talented participants, many whom have gone on to successful careers in the performing arts.  Train with some of the best!  This year’s dates are July 7-30 and Aug 4-27 at the Jewish Community Centre.  Deadline for application is April 1 so get in early!



Sun Run In-Training Clinics

Here’s a New Year’s resolution – Get in shape to run or walk the 2015 Vancouver Sun Run 10K.  Join SportMed BC’s proven In-Training Clinics, with over 60 + to choose from.



Investor’s Group Walk For Memories

The Investor’s Group Walk For Memories, happening on January 25 in 24 communities across BC,  is a great way to support families in your community who are impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias.  Let’s honour the memory or celebrate the life of a person living with dementia.



Disney’s Beauty & The Beast

The romantic Broadway musical for all generations, Disney’s Beauty & The Beast is coming to Vancouver Feb 3-8 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre!  Based on the Academy Award winning film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people world wide.  Don’t miss it!




Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli returns to Vancouver for the first time in 15 years!  Consistently referred to as the world’s most romantic voice and a leading tenor of the generation, Andrea brings his unmatched repertoire of soaring airas and crossover mega hits to Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena June 14, 2015!




Vancouver Canucks

Don’t miss your chance to see your Vancouver Canucks take on the Minnesota Wild Sunday Feb 1 AND the Winnipeg Jets Tuesday Feb 3 at Rogers Arena.  Tickets are available now for these and all remaining home games.  Click the link above to get your tickets today!



Nominations Now Open

Nominations are now being accepted for the 32nd annual YWCA Women of Distinction awards, happening May 26.  Nominate a woman or workplace that inspires you!  Nominations open until Jan 22.