Carnaval del Sol is Back for Another Summer

Vancouver’s own Carnaval del Sol Festival, the biggest Latin American event in the Pacific Northwest is back!

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Carnaval del Sol is Back for Another Summer

Flamenco Rosario Presents Vancouver International Flamenco Festival

Photo: Flamenco Rosario

The Vancouver International Flamenco Festival’s 31st edition proudly announces its 2021 lineup of local and national flamenco artists from September 4 – 26.

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Flamenco Rosario Presents Vancouver International Flamenco Festival

Family Days at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is pleased to announce a new series of workshops throughout the summer in partnership with some local businesses and entrepreneurs.

These fun, engaging and hands-on activities will be taking place every Sunday before the Garden opens to the public, from 9:30am to 10:30am.

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Family Days at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

The 6th Annual Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts

Karima Essa. Photo: Monsoon Festival

The South Asian Arts Society announced the dates and program schedule for the sixth annual Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts, online from August 1 – 31.

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The 6th Annual Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts

Britannia Mine Museum Showcases Unique and Useful Properties of Copper in Summer Exhibit

Photo: Britannia Mine Museum

Just in time for the latest lifting of travel restrictions within B.C., the Britannia Mine Museum is introducing a new summer exhibit, “Connected by Copper: From Cells to Cell Phones.”

Running now to September 7th at the Museum’s Machine Shop, the exhibit explores how copper has been entwined in our lives and delves into the unique uses of the metal since ancient times. It also extends from last year’s Bug Buster exhibit showcasing the protective properties of copper that helps protect us from harm.

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Britannia Mine Museum Showcases Unique and Useful Properties of Copper in Summer Exhibit

18th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival

18th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival

Lexwst’i:lem Drum Group. Photo: Heart of the City Festival/Mark Montgomery

Vancouver Moving Theatre in association with Carnegie Community Centre & the Association of United Ukrainian Canadians is thrilled to announce the 18th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival!

As the Downtown Eastside community emerges from the pandemic, the Festival is excited to reconnect with our over sixty community partners, including Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, UBC Learning Exchange, Firehall Arts Centre, City Opera and KW Studios and many more.

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18th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival

‘Market’ Presented by South Granville Summer

South Granville Summer

This summer, the South Granville Business Improvement Association (SGBIA) is pleased to partner with The Nooks, Got Craft?, and Portobello West, to present a beautiful summer street fair experience. A craft pop-up series dubbed Market will be presented by a different craft collective each Saturday on July 24th, August 7th and August 28th from 11am – 4pm.

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‘Market’ Presented by South Granville Summer