Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Not sure what you want to do this weekend? Vancouver has events for gallery-wanderers, sports fans, aspiring wine connoisseurs, music lovers, endorphin enthusiasts, and even for those who rearrange their living room a couple times a month (yes, we know you’re out there). Time to get off that couch and get out into the city!

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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Dance Centre showcases young dance collective Immigrant Lessons

The March edition of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! series features the young collective Immigrant Lessons. The group has quite the CV: notable performances include Pattern Nation, Sleepless Mindz, Ted Talk, Junofest, Basscoast Music Festival, Shambhala Music Festival, Vines Art Festival, Vancouver Street Dance Festival, and New Works, as well as collaborations with the Juno Award-winning hip-hop act A Tribe Called Red and Juno-nominated Shad.

You can see the group on March 5 in two performances, at noon and 6:30 p.m. Find out more about Immigrant Lessons below.

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Dance Centre showcases young dance collective Immigrant Lessons

9 Ways to Celebrate Snow at Grouse Mountain’s 24 Hours of Winter Event

24 Hours of Winter at Grouse Mountain Resort in Vancouver

Photo via GrouseMountain.com

Grouse Mountain’s annual 24 Hours of Winter Event has been a Vancouver favourite since it began in 2010. The resort keeps the gondola and ski lifts running overnight, plus adds in tons of fun activities. In 2020, 24 Hours of Winter happens on February 22nd and 23rd. Here are a few ways to celebrate winter during the event.

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9 Ways to Celebrate Snow at Grouse Mountain’s 24 Hours of Winter Event

Spring Comes Early to Metropolis at Metrotown

If your thoughts have already turned to warmer weather and blooming flowers, head next month to Metropolis at Metrotown.

The large shopping and entertainment complex will feature a floral installation inspired by the hope of spring–and it’s all in support of Variety – the Children’s Charity!

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Spring Comes Early to Metropolis at Metrotown

March Into Wellness – Your Guide to March 2020 Events in Vancouver

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It’s a leap year, which means you’ve got an extra day to keep your 2020 wellness goals on track! Leap into March 2020 at these fitness and wellness events in Vancouver.

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March Into Wellness – Your Guide to March 2020 Events in Vancouver

Review – JFL Northwest presents Maria Bamford at the Vogue Theatre

Maria Bamford performed on the opening night of JFL Northwest.

JFL Northwest kicked off last night, and this IV blogger was fortunate enough to catch Maria Bamford’s set at the Vogue. More on that in a bit.

In the meantime, tickets are still available for many of the shows. Among the headliners with shows between now and the festival’s Feb. 25 closing are Bill Burr (Feb 20), Hannah Gadsby (Feb 25), Patton Oswalt (Feb 22), and a live version of the podcast How Did This Get Made (Feb 20). Visit JFLnorthwest.com for a full lineup and tickets.

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Review – JFL Northwest presents Maria Bamford at the Vogue Theatre

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

This weekend’s all about feelin’ the love – and not just with your main squeeze! Thanks to the Family Day long-weekend, you’ve got an extra day to get out there for some quality time with the special people in your life. Are your weekend plans in a bit of a rut? Spice things up with some of these events.

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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend