To mark the Straight's Golden Anniversary, we've curated 50 happenings you can't miss in 2017. Check back regularly for new additions and visit #Straight50: Vancouver's urban weekly, the Georgia Straight, celebrates 50 years to learn more about the history of the paper.

Sat, Apr 29

Dead Man Walking

Apr 29, 12:00am

Joel Ivany directs Vancouver Opera's story of a convicted Louisiana murderer who is befriended

Thu, May 4

DOXA Opening Gala

May 4, 7:00pm

The DOXA Documentary Film Festival opens its 2017 edition with Marie Clements's documentary mus

Sat, May 13

The Smugglers

May 13, 8:00pm

The <i>Georgia Straight</i> presents Vancouver garage-rockers as part of the Straight 50