All Events

NOTE: Excluding music and arts event categories
Apr 20 Sun
Vancouver's Winter Farmers Market
To Apr 26, every Sat, 10 am-2 pm
Nat Bailey Stadium
4601 Ontario, Vancouver
Buy fresh produce, prepared foods, and crafts. Bring your own bags.
Apr 20 Sun
Baby and Me Hiking
Every Tue, 10:30 am-12 pm, to Jun 3
Pacific Spirit Regional Park
UBC Endowment Lands, Vancouver
New parents and their babies enjoying moderate-level hikes. Parents should have their own comfortable carriers and be able to carry their babies for at least 90 minutes. Not suitable for strollers. Takes place rain or shine.
Apr 20 Sun
Space Cruise
Every Fri, Sat, and Sun, 8 pm, to Apr 27
Vancouver FanClub
1050 Granville, Vancouver
Space-themed event features burlesque, circus, live music, theatre, and interactive games. Alien costumes are encouraged.
Apr 20 Sun
World Ski + Snowboard Festival
To Apr 20
various Whistler venues
Highlights of the 19th annual celebration of skiing and snowboarding include the Mountain Multiplicity Show (Apr 13, Whistler Conference Centre), the OLYMPUS 72-Hour Filmmaker Showdown (Apr 15, Whistler Conference Centre), action-sports-film competition Intersection (Apr 16, Whistler Conference Centre), the OLYMPUS Pro Photographer Showdown (Apr 17, Whistler Conference Centre), the Silent Disco dance party (Apr 19, Garibaldi Lift Company), the END dance party (Apr 19, Whistler Conference Centre), roller-derby bout Super Brawl Sunday (Apr 20, Whistler Conference Centre), and festival-highlight show Best of the Fest (Apr 20, Garibaldi Lift Company).
Apr 20 Sun
Fan Expo Vancouver
Apr. 18, 4 pm-9 pm; Apr. 19, 10 am-7 pm; Apr. 20, 10 am-5 pm
Vancouver Convention Centre
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver
Annual event features celebrities, panels, workshops, and shopping, including the newest in anime, manga, comics, sci-fi, gaming, and horror. Guests include Steven Yuen (The Walking Dead), Karl Urban (Almost Human, Star Trek), Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad, Revolution), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Stephen Amell (Arrow), Eliza Dushku (Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Dollhouse), Ray Park (the G.I. Joe films, Star Wars: Episode 1—The Phantom Menace), Charisma Carpenter (Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville), Bruce Boxleitner (Babylon 5, Tron), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite), Tony Moore (Deadpool, The Walking Dead), and Vancouver horror directors Jen & Sylvia Soska.
Apr 20 Sun
Bazaar, Bash, and Banquet
Apr 19, bazaar 9 am-4 pm, bash 7 pm-1 am; Apr 20, banquet 8 am-12 pm
Eaglequest Golf at Coyote Creek
7778 152nd St., Surrey, Surrey
Showcase of local artists, small businesses, musicians, and performers also features cocktails, crudités, and a brunch buffet. Proceeds go to ASAN, the Autism Self-Advocacy Network.
Apr 20 Sun
Baker's Market
Apr 20 & 27; May 4, 11 am–3 pm
Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre
7646 Prince Albert, Vancouver
Local professional and home bakers sell breads, cakes, cookies, gluten-free baked goods, macarons, muffins, scones, pies, tarts, chocolates, cupcakes, and vegan baked goods.
Apr 20 Sun
Charity Easter Egg Hunt
Apr 20, 11 am–4 pm
Township 7 Vineyards and Winery
21152 16th Ave., Langley
Highlights include live rabbits, new wine releases, live music, face-painting, and Easter goodies. Proceeds go to Small Animal Rescue Society.
Apr 20 Sun
Vancouver Nighthawks vs. San Francisco Dogfish
Apr 20, 2 pm
Thunderbird Stadium
6288 Stadium Rd., UBC, Vancouver
Ultimate-frisbee teams compete in the 2014 Major League Ultimate season home opener.
Apr 21 Mon
Earth Day Celebration, March, and Festival
Apr 21, 11 am–3 pm
Grandview Park
1657 Charles (at Commercial), Vancouver
Celebrate the planet with a parade, musical performances, guest speakers, and kids' activities. Includes an appearance by David Suzuki.