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Tuesday November 20th, 2018

DanceHouse: Akram Khan Company: Chotto Desh — November 21–24, 2018 Co-presented with SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs and Théâtre la Seizième

Nov 21 - Nov 24

DanceHouse, in co-presentation with SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs and Théâtre la Seizième, is delighted to announce the anticipated Vancouver premiere of Akram Khan Company’s award-winning solo, Chotto Desh – loosely based on Khan’s childhood raised under the stern eye of his authoritarian father, November 21-24, 2018 at 8pm at the SFU Goldcorp Centre for the… Full details 

BC Export Awards

Nov 22

The BC Export Awards are the province’s most prestigious awards paying tribute to the success and innovative approaches of BC export companies. Extending across industries the awards recognize achievements in 9 different categories and are a celebration of the contributions exporters have made to both the provincial and national economy. Conceived in 1982, the program… Full details 

Christmas Glow

Nov 22 - Jan 19

Bring together the people you love to stroll, laugh and play under the twinkle of a million lights at Glow, the largest indoor Christmas festival in Greater Vancouver. Our playgrounds and interactive features will entertain the kids for hours, while the adults kick back at our licensed bar and enjoy some live music. Glow’s illuminated… Full details 

Loft Country Christmas

Nov 22 - Dec 30

A Christmas event set in the Wild West in Langley, B.C. From November 22nd–December 30th, Loft Country Christmas will welcome you into a night where you can enjoy a live horse carousel, bumper cars, horse-drawn carriage, hot food, coffee & cocoa, carolling, live entertainment, carnival games, and much more. Full details 

Emily Carr University’s Legendary Student Art Sale

Nov 23 - Nov 25

Join us for one of Vancouver’s most highly anticipated seasonal sales! You’ll find original paintings, drawings, ceramics, and sculpture, along with photographs, prints, wearable works, housewares, greeting cards and more! Best of all, you’ll discover + support the work of emerging designers and artists. Get your holiday shopping sorted while sustaining your local creative economy. Full details 

Prospective Teacher Open House

Nov 23

Calling inspiring and skilled teaching artists in all arts disciplines! Are you interested in joining the Place des Arts faculty? Join us for a tour of the facility and a Q & A session to discover the benefits of teaching at Place des Arts, including: small class sizes, flexible schedule, creative freedom, administrative and promotional… Full details 

Italian Christmas Market

Nov 23

Christmas comes early to Il Centro, with this unique market boasting traditional Italian Christmas treats, traditions and music alongside local artisanal products. Bring your camera for free photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus between 5:30 – 7:30. Supported by Vancity, making you money while making where you live better. Full details 

Vancouver Hopscotch Festival

Nov 23 - Nov 24

Known as one of the world’s best tasting festivals (MSN Travel) and as a landmark event in the Lower Mainland, this festival of libations will welcome over 7,500 people through its doors. For those looking for quiet intimate tastings to those looking for large scale, thousands-in-attendance events, Hopscotch offers a diverse landscape of tasting alcoholic… Full details 

Listening Lounge – Eliana Cuevas

Nov 23

Venezuelan native Eliana Cuevas blends Latin, jazz, folk, and world music into a compositional and lyrical palette of unlimited colours. Known for her dynamic songs that defy genres, she delivers passionate performances that captive audiences of every language. Her enchanting voice is behind multiple nominations and awards, including an Independent Music Award for Best Latin… Full details 

The 36th Annual Dunbar Holiday Craft Fair!

Nov 24

The Dunbar Community Centre is pleased to announce details of this year’s Annual Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, November 24th from 10am-5pm – this year marks our 36th anniversary! We have over 140 hand-selected vendors, offering a wide variety of items. If you’re looking for a place to do all your Holiday shopping, look no… Full details 

CandyTown 2018

Nov 24

CandyTown is making its seventh annual return to Downtown Vancouver, transforming the heritage district of Yaletown into a winter wonderland on Saturday, November 24, 2018. The neighbourhood-wide celebration will host merchants through the Yaletown Business Improvement Association, featuring food, gifts, music and other local vendors. With over 15,000 attendees last year, the 2018 lineup of… Full details 

Women Only Speed Dating at The Junction

Nov 24

Looking for a few new people to check the scene out with? Shy? Don’t know how to approach a woman? Wondering if that cutie across the room keeps looking at you because you have something hanging from your nose or she’s wanting something more? Need a change of pace and want to leave cyberworld? Or… Full details 

Teen Day

Nov 25

Teens! Bring friends/family and hang out with other teens as you explore the arts in a fun, relaxed environment. Tour our galleries and view three diverse exhibitions, then explore your own artistic side in a variety of activities that are based on the subject matter and mediums of the exhibitions. All activities are casual and… Full details 

Annual Sidney Nativity Exhibit

Nov 26 - Dec 4

ANNUAL SIDNEY NATIVITY EXHIBIT Our annual Nativity Exhibition “COME LET US ADORE HIM” is officially in it’s 12th year. Come and visit this community exhibit featuring the Christmas Nativity story. Ceramics, art, needlework and crafts depict the birth of Christ through the representation of traditional and non-traditional displays from many countries; Israel, Germany, Norway, Mexico,… Full details 

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