Party with favourite Disney and Pixar characters on ice in Mickey’s Search Party

Forty of your favourite characters cavort on the ice and with the audience in Disney on Ice: Mickey’s Search Party. Along with the old Disney standby crew (Mickey, Minnie et al), Moana, Belle (from Beauty and the Beast) and even the ever-lovin’ Green Army Men from the Toy Story movies are in on the action. Find out more about this multi-media spectacular, which comes to the Pacific Coliseum Nov. 28-Dec. 1, below.

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Party with favourite Disney and Pixar characters on ice in Mickey’s Search Party

Corteo puts clowns first in Cirque area production

Eight characters presents an irreverent, unpredictable version of “Romeo and Juliet” in Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo.

In Corteo (“cortege” in Italian), a clown pictures his own funeral taking place in a carnival atmosphere, watched over by quietly caring angels.

Directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca, Corteo premiered in Montreal under the Big Top in April 2005. Since then, the show has played to eight million people in 64 cities in 19 countries on four continents. It comes to the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver Oct. 10-14. See below for more info.

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Corteo puts clowns first in Cirque area production

Kids In Vancouver: Rev Your Engines At The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series

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The Monster Jam® Triple Threat Series™ is coming to Vancouver, and it promises to be the most adrenaline-charged, rip-roaring motor sports experience of the year! Watch in awe as top athletes go head-to-head in freestyle events and competition races on custom-designed monster trucks, speedsters and ATVs, battling for the top spot!

Here’s why the Monster Jam® Triple Threat Series™ is a can’t-miss event that the whole family will enjoy.

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Kids In Vancouver: Rev Your Engines At The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series

BMO CHL / NHL Top Prospects Game: Team Cherry vs. Team Orr, Jan 28 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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The Vancouver Giants will host the 2016 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game at the Pacific Coliseum on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 6:00pm!

The 21st annual game will feature the CHL’s top-40 NHL draft eligible players as selected by NHL Central Scouting in a best-on-best showcase including talent from the Western Hockey League, Ontario Hockey League, and Quebec Major Junior Hockey League competing before hundreds of NHL scouts in attendance.

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BMO CHL / NHL Top Prospects Game: Team Cherry vs. Team Orr, Jan 28 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Marvel Universe LIVE! at the Pacific Coliseum, June 18 – 21 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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SUPER HEROES WILL UNITE IN BRITISH COLUMBIA FOR AN EPIC BATTLE TO SAVE THE UNIVERSE!

Marvel fans, assemble! Marvel Universe LIVE! is taking the live entertainment experience to a whole new groundbreaking level, with a mind-blowing stunt show unlike anything experienced before! Watch your favorite Marvel Super Heroes, including Spider-Man and The Avengers (Iron Man, Black Widow, Hulk and more), plus menacing villains, come to life in an action-packed arena extravaganza debuting for the first time ever in Canada, playing Victoria from June 11–14 at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre followed by Vancouver from June 18–21 at the Pacific Coliseum.

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Marvel Universe LIVE! at the Pacific Coliseum, June 18 – 21 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, July 25th (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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photo: facebook.com/potentialapparel

In a city known for its love of hockey, the summer months can be a long absence from the greatest sport on earth. That’s why organizers from Potential Apparel are bringing together some of the biggest names in professional hockey for the first ever Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, taking place on July 25th at the Pacific Coliseum. Tickets are on sale now!

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Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, July 25th (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

All-Star Concert with Sarah McLachlan: Rick Hansen Celebration 25, May 22

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Twenty-five years ago, Rick Hansen made his way around the world: in a wheelchair.

Left paralyzed below the waist after a childhood car accident, Hansen set out from Vancouver in 1987.  He logged more than 40,000 kilometers in 34 countries in his epic two-year odyssey, raising $26 million for spinal cord research in the process.

This year, Hansen – a dedicated activist who has since raised more than $250 million – has been busy commemorating the 25th anniversary of his original tour with trips around the world.

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All-Star Concert with Sarah McLachlan: Rick Hansen Celebration 25, May 22