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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.




Re-live the music that changed rock and roll forever.  Return to Grace flawlessly delivers some of the greatest musical moments of a generation and the show features over 30 dances, singers and musicians, March 22-27 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.



BC’s largest and most popular celebration of Francophone culture is back at Mackin Park March 4-6.  Festival du Bois honours French Canadian traditions and culture through music, authentic food and so much more.  It’s time to get your French-Canadian on!



In celebration of acceptance and anti-bullying, the Vancouver Giants invite you to bring your school to the February 17 game to take part in an inspiring afternoon of public speakers, singing and even a flash mob!




The Lower Mainland’s largest Chinese New Year parade takes place Sunday February 14 in Vancouver’s Chinatown.  The route goes from E. Pender-Gore-Keefer Street.  It’s the year of the Monkey, so watch for the Shaw/Global National Mandarin float handing out oranges to the crowd.  The parade starts at 11am.



Celebrate on the slopes of Grouse Mountain from sundown to sunrise!  Enjoy 24 hours of skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, whooshing down the sliding zone, and you can even dance the night away as a DJ spins your favourite tracks.  Global BC is a partner of this fun event happening February 6-7 on Grouse!



Multi-platinum selling Canadian pop rockers Marianas Trench are coming to the Pacific Coliseum April 8, with their Never Say Die tour.  With very special guests Walk Off The Earth.



A celebration of colour, couture, community and caring!  Watch as an all-star cast of local models, designers and dancers take guests on theatrical journey through the lives of people living with HIV/AIDS.  It all happens February 20 at the Commodore Ballroom.



A celebration of epic proportions is coming to Vancouver as the 50th anniversary Variety Show of Hearts Telethon hits the airways right here on Global BC!  The show will be live from its home at the Hard Rock Casino Theatre with a second stage at the Centre in Vancouver, hosted by Erin Cebula of ET Canada.   Tickets for this stage are on sale now, so don’t miss out on some great live entertainment!




Don’t miss the one and only  Engelbert Humperdinck when the legendary King of Romance performs all of his timeless classics, including Release Me and After the Lovin’, Feb 19 & 20 at the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond.



This year for Valentine’s Day, why not send a Candygram to someone you love?  You can choose from over 150 messages and each Candygram includes special gifts.  All funds raised will help support A Loving Spoonful.



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.


Ski for a great cause at Silver Star Mountain Resort!  Slopes For Hope is a family friendly ski-a-thon, covering the vertical distance of Mount Everest in one day.  Ski or snowboard and help raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society at the same time.  It all happens January 30.





Global is proud to partner with FlyOver Canada for this unique double feature.  Soar over China with Flight of the Dragon then stay seated as you take off again for an east-to-west flight across our own great country, happening now until March 6 at Canada Place.



Don’t miss your chance to see the Canucks take on the Minnesota Wild, Monday Feb 15 at Rogers Arena.  Tickets and packs for this and all remaining home games on sale now.



Get your tickets now for the 2016 Scotiabank Feast of Fortune dinner, happening on February 6 at the Westin Bayshore Hotel.  Proudly supported by Global BC,  it’s a unique way for the community to show its affection,  respect and generosity for Mount St. Joseph Hospital.  The hospital is hoping to raise funds to purchase vital, life-saving equipment for the Emergency Department to enhance patient care.





Join the cast from the Emmy nominated TV show Whose Line is it Anyway for Whose Live Anyway?  It’s 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song.  Happening Feb. 19, 20 & 21 at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver.



The Courage to Come Back Awards Gala is May 5 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West.  Do you know someone who has demonstrated extraordinary courage in his/her recovery from illness and adversity?  You have until Feb 12 to nominate them.





The 33rd annual YWCA Women of Distinction Awards is June 8th at the Vancouver Convention Centre.  Do you know a woman whose outstanding achievements contribute to the well-being and future of Metro Vancouver?  You have until January 15th to nominate them.



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Pharmasave Canucks Calendar

The official Pharmasave Canucks 2015.16 Calendar is now on sale. Pick up your copy at Pharmasave stores throughout B.C. for only $6.99.

The calendar now also includes two great coupons:

  • $50 off a Canucks jersey (expires March 31, 2016)
  • $10 off a Pharmasave purchase expires (March 31, 2016)

You can also win a pair of Canucks Seasons Tickets! Hidden inside every calendar is a unique code. Pick up a calendar and take the unique code to to enter. Must enter by October 7th to be eligible to win.

Part proceeds will benefit Canucks For Kids Foundation.















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