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September 20, 2018 to October 20, 2018
Mustard has outstayed his welcome. After all, Thai is now 16 years old and no longer needs an imaginary friend living under her bed....
Performing Arts

Vancouver Writers Festival

October 15, 2018 to October 21, 2018
The Vancouver Writers Festival is back again at Granville Island. No matter what your taste in literature, there is something for everyone in this festival....
Performing Arts
Workshops, Talks & Forums

Stripped Bare: Deconstructing Textiles and the Artistic Process

October 23, 2018
Join Rachel Meginnes as she chronicles the making of her work and the development of her career from weaver to artist....
Visual Arts

Red Gate Revue Stage October

October 17, 2018 to October 26, 2018
06 October: Skull Skates 40th Anniversary Show 10 – 13 October: Vancouver International Improv Festival 16 – 21 October: Writers Festival 26 October: An Awkward Evening with Synth...
Performing Arts


October 28, 2018
As usual, the Kids Market will be hosting Halloweenie, a candy-filled event for kids....
Kids Stuff

Circle Craft Christmas Market Preview

October 17, 2018 to October 29, 2018
Circle Craft Christmas Market lovers have the opportunity for a sneak peek!...

One Shot for Coastal Carnivores

October 23, 2018 to October 30, 2018
The Raincoast Conservation Foundation has curated a unique photographic collection called "One Shot for Coastal Carnivores"....
Art & Crafts

Spooktober – Dare to Laugh

October 9, 2018 to October 31, 2018
Whether it’s with a group of ‘ghoulfriends’ getting together for a night out, or a date with your bae, we dare you to laugh this October with a ‘spirited’ line-up of Hall...
Performing Arts

Gallery Opening: Collaborative Shape and Form Exhibition

November 3, 2018
A collaborative exhibition between the Federation of Canadian Artists and the Sculptors’ Society of British Columbia, "Shape and Form" investigates the use of space as a design element...
Visual Arts

Ten Squared

November 12, 2018 to November 18, 2018
"Ten Squared" at the Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) provides avid art collectors and first time art-buyers an opportunity to purchase original artworks for the affordable price of $150...

Back to School Theatre Sports

September 20, 2018 to November 24, 2018
Vancouver TheatreSports (VTS) honours the beginning of fall with a special improv show dedicated to school days. Back to School TheatreSports takes classic TheatreSports short form improv &l...
Performing Arts

OK Tinder – Swipe Right Comedy

September 20, 2018 to December 21, 2019
Vancouver TheatreSports pokes fun at Vancouver’s notorious dating scene with the help of audience suggestions....
Performing Arts


September 20, 2018 to December 21, 2019
Relying on razor-sharp wit and lightning-fast reflexes, two teams of performers are pitted against each other in competitive improv matches....
Performing Arts

WTF – What the Fun?!

September 20, 2018 to December 21, 2019
End your week with laughs at WTF – What the Fun!  With the aid of audience suggestions, WTF takes its inspiration from the quirky stories found in the weekly news and on-line...
Performing Arts

Mixed Improv Arts

September 20, 2018 to December 21, 2019
In this winner-takes-all contest you won’t see a ‘Peruvian necktie’ or a ‘Rubber guard’ but you will see opponents face off in a fierce competition of wits for who can wi...
Performing Arts

Rookie Night

September 20, 2018 to December 22, 2019
Rookie Night puts our young improvisers to the test in front of a hungry crowd. They may just be the future stars of tomorrow....
Performing Arts

Highlights of the Year

Ocean Construction and Building Supplies Open House

Have you ever wanted to honk one of those horns from the inside of a concrete truck? The Ocean Construction Supplies Open House is your opportunity to fulfill these desires!

Vancouver International Jazz Festival

The Vancouver International Jazz Festival will animate Granville Island for twelve days. From noon to the wee small hours, a rich tapestry of jazz, blues, funk, Latin, fusion, electronica and world music will fill the air in spaces indoors and out.

Canada Day

Granville Island is bursting at the seams with culturally diverse national pride! Around every corner you’ll find entertainment, artwork and food, inviting you to wrap yourself in the flag and embrace the rich tapestry of our multicultural nation.

Fringe Festival

The Vancouver Fringe is a celebration of theatre for everyone featuring more than 700 performances by 80 artists over 11 days.

Vancouver International Writers Festival

The Annual Vancouver International Writers Festival on Granville Island offers a world of ideas to explore with writers from around the world.