5 ways to celebrate International Women’s Day (March 8, 2020) in Vancouver

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Sunday, March 8th, is International Women’s Day, which celebrates all those who identify as women with events and activities around the world.

This year, the theme of the day is “Each for Equal”, which highlights creating an equal world to challenge stereotypes, fight bias, broaden perceptions, improve situations and celebrate women’s achievements.

To celebrate International Women’s Day on or before March 8th, why not take part in one of the activities taking place in Vancouver listed below?

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5 ways to celebrate International Women’s Day (March 8, 2020) in Vancouver

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend
Film, dance, music, adventure.. this weekend’s got it all!  Read on for our top picks for events happening around Metro Vancouver this Friday through Sunday.

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Celebrate International Women’s Day in Vancouver with Cover Me: A Showcase of Covers

Photo by Sarah Race Photography

Photo by Sarah Race Photography

There won’t be a lack of girl power in Vancouver on International Women’s Day.
For the past five summers, a group of Vancouver girls between the ages of eight and 17 has attended a camp that teaches them how to rock. Vancouver is one of the cities that’s part of the worldwide Girls Rock Camp Alliance, a network of camps that help boost girl’s self esteem by teaching them how to play and perform rock ‘n’ roll. For one week, the campers form and name rock groups – with impressive titles like Murder Burger –  learn instruments and then put on an unforgettable performance that showcase the skills they learned that week. On March 8th, some campers, along with a group of Vancouver’s veteran female rockers, will come together to jam out a night of cover songs.

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Celebrate International Women’s Day in Vancouver with Cover Me: A Showcase of Covers

20 unmissable Vancouver events in March 2012

Vancouver St. Patrick's Day Parade 2011; Image: Flickr user Michaelnugent

Ignore the foreboding “Beware the Ides of March” business and get ready to carouse in the first month of meteorological spring. March contains International Women’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day and Iranian New Year – aka Nowruz. Add a slew of dance festivals and you can anticipate a month of daffodils, green suds and more happy feet than this full-length, feature film.

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20 unmissable Vancouver events in March 2012

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