Our BC – Global BC Community Events Calendar

Submit Your Event for Consideration

Global BC has been an important part of the community for over 50 years and is proud to support various events, organization and campaigns each year!

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.

To add your own event to our community calendar, click here.
Be sure to include #OurBC to your hashtags through your Social Media networks!

We thank you for choosing Global BC to promote your event and we wish you all the best success!

Global BC is proud to partner with these featured events:


51st annual Variety Show of Hearts Telethon
Sunday, February 12, 9:30 am-5:30 pm on Global BC
Broadcasting LIVE at Molson Canadian Theatre at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, Coquitlam

Donations can be made online
Toll-free by phone at 310-KIDS
Texting “KIDS” to 45678 to make an automatic $20 contribution.

Join us at Global BC for the 51st annual Variety Show of Hearts Telethon!

This year’s one day format will help children with special needs in BC and take place on Sunday, February 12.

For more info, visit Variety.bc.ca


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‘Helping Hearts’ Chocolate Pack
At your local Purdys Chocolatier retail stores

You can help Variety – The Children’s Charity when you buy a 4-pack of the best selling milk and dark chocolate Himalayan Pink Salt Caramels from Purdys Chocolatier.

$2 from every Helping Hearts pack will be donated to Variety – The Children’s Charity, at the 2017 annual Show of Hearts Telethon taking place February 12.

For more info on Variety, visit Variety.bc.ca



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2017 Pink Shirt Day T-shirts available online until February 1!
At any your local participating London Drugs store

Purchase your official 2017 Pink Shirt Day T-shirt, presented by Coast Capital Savings.

This year’s theme is “Make Nice”.

Net proceeds will go towards the CKNW Orphans’ Fund



BC Bowls for Kids in support of Variety – The Children’s Charity
On now until January 31
At 39 participating bowling centres across BC

You’re invited to bowl for a good cause!

The annual BC Bowls for Kids campaign benefiting Variety – The Children’s Charity takes place now until January 31.

Info at BowlBC.com


Give the gift of Health

A $10 donation will test a sick child, provide basic medical treatment and prevent the spread of infection diseases. Their parents will receive health education.

Join the CW Asia Fund campaign to stop the spread of infectious diseases in SE Asia.

Donate today at CWAsiaFund.org




YWCA Women of Distinction Awards – Nomination
Monday, May 29, 5:30pm-10pm
Vancouver Convention Centre

The YWCA is once again looking to raise funds to help more people in need, as well as honour women in the community.

Nominations are now open for the 2017 awards.

Nominations closes on Friday, January 20 at 5pm.

Info at YWCAWomenOfDistinction.org


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23rd annual For Children We Care Gala
Saturday, January 21
Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, Vancouver

Over 450 of the community’s philanthropic, business and corporate leaders for a memorable evening at the exquisite Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel.

Proceeds from this gala will support the purchase of a heart-lung machine, which will help our cardiac surgeons save the lives of sick children.

Info at BCCHF.ca


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Vancouver International Boat Show presented by Boating BC
On now until January 22
BC Place & Granville Island

Boating BC presents the 2017 Vancouver International Boat Show!

The show runs from January 18 to 22 at two locations – indoors at BC Place and a floating show at Granville Island.

Info at VancouverBoatShow.ca


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Blue Rodeo – 1000 Arms Tour
with guests Ron Hawkins and the Do Good Assassins

Tuesday, January 24 – South Okanagan Events Centre, Penticton
Thursday, January 26 – Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre, Victoria
January 27 & 28 – Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver

Blue Rodeo is coming to BC!

The beloved Canadian band will be touring across Canada in support of its new album called “1000 Arms” with stops in BC from January 24th to 28th.

Tickets at LiveNation.com



Théâtre la Seizième presents Cuisine & Confessions
January 25 to 29
Vancouver Playhouse

Cuisine & Confessions is coming to the Vancouver Playhouse!

The culinary and acrobatic performance will be here from January 25 to 29.

Tickets at Seizieme.ca



STEM Spotlight Awards
Thursday, January 26, 11am-2pm
Waterview, 1661 Granville Street, Vancouver

You’re invited to the STEM Spotlight Awards!

The event will shine a light on creative thinkers and problem-solvers on Thursday, January 26.

Info at STEMSpotlightAwards.ca


Variety Darts for Kids
Sunday, January 29, 11am
ANAF Unit #26, 727 East 49th Avenue (and Fraser), Vancouver

Come out and play darts for a good cause!

Darts for Kids is an all day tournament taking place on Sunday, January 29, with all proceeds benefiting Variety – The Children’s Charity.

Info at Variety.bc.ca



Shen Yun Performing Arts
January 29 to 31
Queen Elizabeth Theatre

Shen Yun, is a spectacular display of artistic storytelling of China through dance and music.

The show will perform at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre from January 29 to 31.

Tickets at ShenYun.com


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Cavalia Odysseo
January 29 to February 19
Olympic Village

Cavalia Odysseo is also returning to Vancouver!

The horse-circus spectacle will be performing from January 29 to February 19.

Tickets at Cavalia.com/Vancouver


Scotiabank Feast of Fortune
Friday, February 3, 5pm
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Vancouver

You’re invited to the 2017 Scotiabank Feast of Fortune!

The annual fundraising gala takes place on Friday, February 3 and benefits the Surgical Program at Mount Saint Joseph Hospital.

Tickets at FeastOfFortune.ca


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Dierks Bentley – What the Hell World Tour
with guests Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi

Saturday, February 4 – Encana Events Centre, Dawson Creek
Tuesday, February 7 – South Okanagan Events Centre, Penticton
Thursday, February 9 – Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Dierks Bentley is coming to BC!

The country singer will be performing on February 4th, 7th and 9th in our province with special guests Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi.

Tickets at LiveNation.com



19th annual Courage To Come Back Awards 2017 – Nomination
Tuesday, May 16
Vancouver Convention Centre

The annual Courage To Come Back Awards is looking for nominations for everyday heroes.

Nominations are free, so nominate as many people as you like!

Nominations closes on Wednesday, February 8 at 5pm.

Details at CourageToComeBack.ca



Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival
February 10 to 18
The Centennial, Rio, Freddy Wood (UBC) and Inlet (Port Moody) Theatres, and the Cinematheque

The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival is coming soon!

Celebrating its 20th Anniversary the festival runs from February 10 to 18.

Info at VIMFF.org


Vancouver Sun Run presented by Ford – InTraining program
Sunday, April 23
Downtown Vancouver/ 10K starts at 9am, 2.5K starts at 8am

Join Canada’s biggest start line!

The annual Vancouver Sun Run presented by Ford takes place on Sunday, April 23.

Registration for the 2017 Sun Run InTraining program is now open until February 10!

Register at VancouverSunRun.com


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Celebration of Courage – benefit concert for Carling Muir
Performance by Headpins
Saturday, February 11, 6pm
Pitt Meadows Heritage Hall

Canadian rock band Headpins will be performing a benefit concert for Carling Muir who has rare form of brain cancer.

More info and tickets at Celebration of Courage Facebook page or call 604-897-2509



Winterruption Festival presented by Coastal Jazz
February 17 to 19
Performance Works, Granville Island

This unique winter festival celebrates the West Coast through music, arts, performance and food.

Enjoy ticketed concerts by Camaro 67 with special guests Bigfate and James Danderfer’s Hummingbird Brigade.

Free concerts are plentiful during the event.

Don’t miss two shows from Robin Layne Band, Blue Moon Marquee, Only A Visitor and Rossi Gang.

Tickets on sale now at CoastalJazz.com


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Engelbert Humperdinck: The 50th Anniversary Tour
Friday, March 10 & Saturday, March 11
River Rock Show Theatre, Richmond

Engelbert Humperdinck is coming to the River Rock Show Theatre!

Celebrating 50 years since the release of his #1 hit “Release Me” he’ll be performing for two shows on March 10th & 11th.

Tickets at Ticketmaster.ca



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Abbamania & Night Fever
with special guest Kara Chandler as “Cher”

Friday, March 17 – Molson Canadian Theatre at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, Coquitlam
Saturday, March 18 – River Rock Show Theatre, Richmond

The hit tribute production of Abbamania and Night Fever will be coming to the Molson Canadian Theatre at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Friday, March 17 and the River Rock Show Theatre in Richmond on Saturday, March 18.

Tickets at Ticketmaster.ca



Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey – All The Hits Tour
Thursday, April 27
Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Lionel Richie and Mariah Carey are coming to Vancouver!

Their “All The Hits Tour” stars Richie with Carey as a special guest on April 27th at Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena.

Tickets at LiveNation.com


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