Sports Season Has Arrived! Here’s Where to Watch the Game in Vancouver

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Cold weather and shorter days are perfect excuses to build a blanket fort, grab a growler and switch on the game – or, even better, to join fellow sports fans at a rousing bar or restaurant whose love of game day translates to unbeatable deals, massive and plentiful TVs, and engaging experiences with an unparalleled electricity. Whether you’re a fierce Lions fan, loyal Canucks supporter, diehard UFC champion, European soccer reveler, or simply desire to surround yourself with an exciting vibe while warding off the winter chill, you’ll find your new sports family at one of the venues below. Jerseys and face paint optional. Continue reading:
Sports Season Has Arrived! Here’s Where to Watch the Game in Vancouver

Advance Tickets to TEDxVancouver 2015 For Tourism Vancouver’s Community Are Here!

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Be the first to get your TEDxVancouver 2015 ticket.

Advance access for the Tourism Vancouver community to this year’s TEDxVancouver is here! Get tickets before they go on-sale to the public.

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Advance Tickets to TEDxVancouver 2015 For Tourism Vancouver’s Community Are Here!

Madonna’s 35 City Rebel Heart Tour Coming to Vancouver, Oct. 14 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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The list of Madonna concert dates for her highly anticipated 35-city Rebel Heart Tour were officially announced earlier this year by Live Nation with the opening night scheduled for August 29th in Miami, Florida.  Additional performances to follow include New York, LA, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Vancouver, Montreal and several other cities including San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Following the North American leg of the Rebel Heart Tour, Madonna will begin the UK/European series of dates on November 4th in Koln, Germany with stops in major cities including Barcelona, London, Paris and Glasgow amongst others.

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Madonna’s 35 City Rebel Heart Tour Coming to Vancouver, Oct. 14 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Hot ice action coming to Vancouver!

Olympic Gold Medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will perform with Stars On Ice at Rogers Arena for the 25th anniversary tour.

Olympic Gold Medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will perform with Stars On Ice at Rogers Arena for the 25th anniversary tour.

For the remaining fans of the Vancouver Canucks, this spring sees a decided lack of hot action on ice.

However, figure-skating fans have a reason to rejoice. The traveling ice show Stars On Ice is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a tour that features an all-star roster. And the tour is making a stop in Vancouver at Rogers Arena May 21.

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Hot ice action coming to Vancouver!

Bette Midler Comes to Rogers Arena, June 2 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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Multiple Grammy Award®-winning singer and legendary performer Bette Midler will return to the stage for her first major tour in a decade. The Divine Miss M’s national tour kicks off on May 8 in Hollywood, FL at The Hard Rock Live and will visit 22 cities nationwide, including a June 2 date in Vancouver at Rogers Arena. Tickets for the Vancouver date will go on sale Monday, November 24. With every ticket purchased online, Bette Midler fans are entitled to a copy of her new CD, “It’s the Girls!” The tour is produced by Live Nation and Larry Magid Entertainment Group.

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Bette Midler Comes to Rogers Arena, June 2 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

U2 kick off their 2015 iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour in Vancouver

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The tour dates for U2’s 2015 tour were announced today, and it looks like the Irish rock band will be kicking things off in Vancouver.

It’s the first time the band will be playing indoor arenas in a decade, and so far 19 cities have been announced. U2 will play two dates in each city, with Vancouver seeing the first two shows at Rogers Arena May 14 and 15.

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U2 kick off their 2015 iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour in Vancouver

Six must-see concerts for August in Vancouver

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It’s August, which for many Vancouverites means a last-ditch effort to make the most out of their summer before nine months of rain begins at the stroke of midnight September 1 (we exaggerate, but only a little). For some, there’s nothing like a day at the beach capped by some live music – especially if it’s outdoors. The Concert in the Park series continues in August, with a number of potentially great shows by proven performers, but we also have a couple of big arena-rock shows to look forward to – in fact, two that almost couldn’t be more different…

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Six must-see concerts for August in Vancouver