Lionel Messi is Coming to Vancouver to Face the Whitecaps

Lionel Messi, Photo: Inter Miami CF

Get ready for Messi! It’s official. He’s coming to town. The Vancouver Whitecaps FC (VWFC) announced their 2024 Major League Soccer (MLS) season schedule and for the first time ever, the Lionel Messi-led Inter Miami CF soccer team will play a long overdue match at BC Place to square off against the Caps next spring on Saturday, May 25, 2024.

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Lionel Messi is Coming to Vancouver to Face the Whitecaps

With a 5-0 Win, ‘Caps advance to Conference Semifinals vs. Seattle (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Vancouver Whitecaps FC are looking to make history and win an MLS Cup championship #ForVancouver.

After a 5-0 victory over San Jose at BC Place on Wednesday, the ‘Caps continue their run in the Audi 2017 MLS Cup Playoffs this Sunday, October 29th when they host arch-rivals Seattle Sounders FC in the Conference Semifinals. Kickoff is at 5:30 p.m.

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With a 5-0 Win, ‘Caps advance to Conference Semifinals vs. Seattle (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

‘Caps vs. Quakes in Knockout Round this Wednesday (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Vancouver Whitecaps FC are looking to make history and win an MLS Cup championship #ForVancouver.

The ‘Caps start their run in the Audi 2017 MLS Cup Playoffs this coming Wednesday, October 25 against San Jose Earthquakes. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. PT at BC Place.

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‘Caps vs. Quakes in Knockout Round this Wednesday (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Filming in Vancouver: Once Upon a Time, Riverdale, and Whitecaps play soccer, plus X-Files, Ice, and more

Riverdale’s Charles Melton and K.J. Apa had some kicks playing with the Vancouver Whitecaps in a charity match at B.C. Place.

In this week’s roundup of what’s going on in Hollywood North crime-drama TV series is wrapping up this week.

But a whole bevy of TV stars in town turned out in full force on the soccer pitch to raise funds for charity. And a celebrity immersed himself in a hilarious local landmark.

Curious what this all means? Read on.

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Filming in Vancouver: Once Upon a Time, Riverdale, and Whitecaps play soccer, plus X-Files, Ice, and more

Vancouver Welcomes Back Italian Day on the Drive, June 11! (Free Giveaway!)

Looking for the biggest celebration of Italian culture west of the Mediterranean? Italian Day returns to Commercial Drive for it’s 8th year to celebrate Italian culture, community and heritage.

Commercial Drive will transform into a festive, 14-block celebration zone, filled with over 200 exciting merchants, food vendors, live entertainment and more. Last year’s festival saw Italian Day on The Drive take the top spot as the largest one-day cultural street festival in Vancouver, and 2017 is expected to be no different.

This year’s Italian Day theme is Amore, and will attract enthusiastic attendees, no matter what age or culture, with its universal message – love.

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Vancouver Welcomes Back Italian Day on the Drive, June 11! (Free Giveaway!)

#RiseUpRainCity: Vancouver Whitecaps Host the New York Red Bulls in the CONCACAF Champions League (Free Prize Giveaway!)

History is there for the taking. Play your part to support Vancouver Whitecaps FC at BC Place this Thursday, March 2 as they look to advance to the CONCACAF Champions League semifinals – the North American version of the same tournament in Europe, the UEFA Champions League.

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#RiseUpRainCity: Vancouver Whitecaps Host the New York Red Bulls in the CONCACAF Champions League (Free Prize Giveaway!)

Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Crystal Palace FC at Vancouver’s BC Place Stadium (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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In conjunction with the Vancouver-Guangzhou Friendship Society and Vancouver Chinese Soccer Association, Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced that the club has been invited to play against English Premier League side and FA Cup finalists Crystal Palace FC in the Vancouver International Soccer Challenge. The match will take place at BC Place on Tuesday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m.

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Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Crystal Palace FC at Vancouver’s BC Place Stadium (Free Ticket Giveaway!)