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.



Band Together Concert

Over the course of a year, more than 20,000 different Canadians will experience homelessness.  The upcoming Band Together To End Homelessness concert will go toward helping support Canada’s most vulnerable citizens.  The concert, in partnership with the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness, takes place at the beautiful Orpheum Theatre on Tuesday November 4 and will feature Blue Rodeo, Dustin Bentall and High Valley.  Tickets still available at




Bob Newhart

Don’t miss a night of non-stop laughs when Emmy Award-winning TV legend Bob Newhart brings his hilarious stand-up to the River Rock Casino Nov 15.  See for yourself why even after all the success in TV and film, Bob returned to his first love of performing stand up!



Whistler Cornucopia

Whistler’s legendary festival of food and drink is back November 6-16!  Cornucopia features a variety of hands-on seminars, fascinating winery dinners, gala tasting events and sizzling after-parties!




Variety Market & Auction

Don’t miss out on this vintage price supermarket!  The Variety Market & Auction, presented by Buy-Low Foods is an action packed day which include brunch, both a live and silent auction and the best grocery item bargains you could imagine, all to benefit Variety’s special kids.  It all happens November 9 at the Westin Bayshore Hotel.



Rick Scott Family Concert

The Down Syndrome Research Foundation is hosting a benefit concert starring renowned children’s entertainer Rick Scott.  All to celebrate awareness week and create greater understanding of the potential of people with Down Syndrome.  It’s all happening November 2 at the DSRF, 1409 Sperling Avenue, Burnaby.



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Drive On The Line Campaign

BC’s largest blanket drive is back and this winter they want to keep everyone warm.  Drop off clothing like scarves, socks, toques, mitts and gloves, along with blankets and help them reach their goal.  The Drive on the Line campaign runs Nov 21-22 at 8 stations along the Canada Line.



Donations needed

A Loving Spoonful would like your assistance with providing meals for men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS.  Meals are delivered by volunteer drivers, so donate today and help make a difference!



Return-it School Recycling Program

Hey Teachers and parents!  Is your school registered in the Return-it School Recycling Program?  It’s a free way to make your school recycling program easier and more rewarding.  Your school keeps the deposit refunds earned; free bins and you could even win bonus cash prizes!



Flyover Canada Halloween

Grab your broomstick and fly over Canada, alongside Broomhilda and experience the Witch Academy pre-show and Haunted Hallway.  Get ready for a “spooktacular” adventure across Canada Oct 10-Nov 2




The 10th annual Taste of Yaletown

Listen up foodies! The 10th annual Taste of Yaletown is back featuring 25 restaurants with menu combinations for both lunch and dinner.



Disney on Ice presents Let’s Party!

Make an ordinary day extraordinary and magical! Hang out with Mickey Mouse and Mini Mouse as well as the Disney Princesses and many more as Disney on Ice returns to Vancouver Nov. 26-30th. Tickets go on sale starting Oct. 21st!




102nd Grey Cup Festival

The Grey Cup festival is coming to Vancouver November 26th-30th. Sign up to volunteer and become part of the action!