Before turning our consideration to festive gentle installations and Christmas markets, we’ve a couple of totally different large occasions this week that we would like to share with you. Namely the Eastside Culture Crawl, which is going down for the twenty sixth time, and the first-ever IndieFest. And for many who need to study just a little extra about astronomy or go to a retro-themed bar this week, we have got you coated too. Without additional ado, listed below are 10 of the best things to do in Vancouver this week (November 14-18).
Eastside Culture Crawl
The twenty sixth annual Eastside Culture Crawl is upon us! Beginning Thursday, November 17, the crawl will happen throughout 80 totally different buildings in East Van, with greater than 500 native artists showcasing their work. Explore the open studios, view distinctive jewellery and homewares, and work together with the artists themselves. Oh, and did we point out this occasion is totally free?
When: Thursday seventeenth November to Sunday twentieth November
Where: See hyperlink above
IndieFest brings collectively a various array of rising musicians and artists from all walks of life to spotlight the tales and other people which will have been overshadowed by historical past and custom. From fashionable opera and indigenous arts to drag theatre, the pageant options the whole lot and takes place throughout a number of venues from November sixteenth to twenty seventh. With 14 in-person occasions to select from, we’re assured that this 12 months’s program will obtain its aim of inspiring collective therapeutic and a brand new era of storytelling.
When: November sixteenth to November twenty seventh
Where: Several places
Take a journey by way of the cosmos at the HR Macmillan Space Center (adults solely)
Take a journey by way of the universe throughout HR MacMillan Space Center’s Quantum Cosmology occasion and delve into sizzling matters in astronomy and house exploration in this enjoyable night of science and socializing. Enjoy at this 19+ occasion.
Where: HR MacMillan Space Center, 1100 Chestnut St, Vancouver
When: Thursday, 11/17/2022; 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m
Costs: Taxes over $25 for in-person visits and taxes over $8 for Zoom
The Vancouver Giants have modified gears just a little and have a house recreation in opposition to the Blazers on Friday, November 18th. Grab a $20 ticket when you can and head to the Arena Bowl at the Langley Events Center to catch the motion. You can see the full record of house video games scheduled for this season right here.
When: Several dates in November
Where: 7888 200 Street Langley
The day I turned a girl + The home is black in the polygon
This Thursday, November seventeenth, The Polygon in North Van is displaying two feminist movies from Iran: The day I turned a girl and The home is black (Director: Marzieh Meshkini). Note that each movies are in Persian however have English subtitles. Admission is by donation and all screenings begin at 7pm.
When: Every Thursday in November
Where: 101 Carrie Cate’s dish
Costs: Through donation
Let’s simply say Cannibal Corpse wasn’t rated PG. The Buffalo-based loss of life steel band with 15+ albums has had a number of line-up adjustments over the years, however that hasn’t made their stay performances any much less attention-grabbing or mind-blowing. Definitely a best choice for followers of horror-inspired music.
When: Thursday seventeenth November and Friday 18th November
Where: 254 East Hastings
Pop up latin dance lessons
This week, the Vancouver Civic Theaters are internet hosting a sequence of $10 pop-up Latin dance lessons at the Queen Elizabeth Theater Salons. If you need to meet up with different dance fanatics or study new steps, this can be a nice alternative to do each.
Where: 630 Hamilton St
Plan a romantic date
Even when it rains (or snows), it isn’t laborious to have some enjoyable on a date in this metropolis. And in case you want inspiration, we have got some romantic date concepts for any climate — simply to be ready. From testing at a brand new Italian restaurant to hanging out on a heated patio, listed below are 15 concepts to get you began.
Where: See our choice above
Take a fall hike
This superb sunny week is the good time for an autumn hike earlier than most of the leaves have fallen from the bushes. Explore our lovely province, get on with the month and luxuriate in all these altering colours when you can.
Where: Check out our choice above
Visit a retro type bar
Although there are a lot of themed bars in Vancouver, ranging from tropical-inspired to speakeasy-style bars, we’ve to say that retro-themed bars are one thing particular. Luckily for Vancouverites, the solely downside you will have is selecting one (or extra) for a enjoyable evening out with your self. From this 60’s/70’s impressed Mount Pleasant location to Glitch Retro Arcade, listed below are our high picks.
Where: Check out our choice above
And that is it for this week, Vancouver! We hope it is going to be nice!