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.




BC Boat & Sportsmen’s Show

Don’t miss your shot to check out BC’s largest boating, fishing, hunting and sportsmen’s show, happening March 6-8 at the TRADEX in Abbotsford.  Everything you need to know about the recreational world is here under one roof!




Easter Seals Month

March is Easter Seals Month and over 800 kids with disabilities will attend Easter Seals camps this summer to discover new abilities.  Show your support and get involved in Woman2Warrior or the 24 Hour Camp Challenge fundraisers happening right here in your own back yard!




Become a Big Sister

Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland enhances the confidence, self-esteem and well-being of girls through supportive friendships with caring women.  You can make a big difference in a young girls’ life by signing up today!




Dare To Leap

This spring, become a real life hero by rappelling down 19 stories at the SHAW Tower.  Your efforts will help support Outward Bound Canada’s new Vancouver Urban program, providing hundreds of a-risk-youth the opportunity to take part in a life-transforming experience.




Hands Up Against Racism

Raise your hands against racism!  Place a colourful hand print on special banners available at various locations around the Lower Mainland on March 7.  These banners will then be carried and displayed at the Walk Against Racism on March 21 on Commercial Drive.  Let’s help eliminate racial discrimination.




Vancouver International Wine Festival


Australia, along with 13 other countries, is coming to Vancouver – at least in the wine world!  The Vancouver International Wine Festival runs Feb 20-Mar 2, with a jam-packed itinerary.  53 events, 170 wineries and 1750 wines to try.  Get your tickets now, the winery dinners are almost sold out!




Festival du Bois

Enjoy the French Canadian staples at the largest Francophone festival on the West Coast.  From poutine to sweet pie, French Canadian music to all sorts of entertainment, it’s all available at Mackin Park in Coquitlam Feb 26-March 1.




Maple Leaf Monster Jam Tour

Get ready for the most exciting family motorsport entertainment on the planet!  Watch Grave Digger and Northern Nightmare go head-to-head as the Maple Leaf Monster Jam Tour returns to Vancouver Feb 28 at BC Place!




Pink Shirt Day

February 25 is Pink Shirt Day around the Province, so don your pink and help support anti-bullying!  You can buy your official Pink Shirt Day t-shirt at your local London Drugs, where 100% net proceeds will go toward anti-bullying programs in BC.




Flight of the Dragon

Soar over China with Flight of the Dragon, then experience Canada like never before with FlyOver Canada – a back to back double feature on now until March 5!



Face Off Against Cancer

Lace up for the Canadian Cancer Society’s annual Face Off Against Cancer hockey tournament, Sunday March 29 at the Richmond Oval, presented by the Vancouver Canucks Alumni.  Help fight cancer on centre ice!



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.




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.



Vancouver Canucks

Don’t miss your chance to see your Vancouver Canucks take on the San Jose Sharks March 3 at Rogers Arena.  Tickets are available now for this and all remaining home games.  Click the link above to get your tickets today!