Upcoming Events

All Upcoming Events

Rookie Night

September 20, 2018 to January 19, 2020
Rookie Night features Vancouver TheatreSports Rookie League players, who have all successfully completed improv training via the Improv Comedy Institute....
Performing Arts

Berlin: the Last Cabaret

January 23, 2020 to January 25, 2020
This political cabaret celebrates the subversive power of art, and offers a warning to those who would take freedom for granted....
Performing Arts

She, Mami Wata and the Pussy Witchhunt

January 28, 2020 to January 31, 2020
d’bi young anitafrika takes on gender, sexuality, divinity, and more, in this erotic solo piece....
Performing Arts

High Water

February 1, 2020 to February 5, 2020
In this playful, resourceful performance, one solitary soul uses consumer products to build entire worlds inside a fish tank, working on the spot against a rising horizon of water....
Performing Arts


February 3, 2020 to February 5, 2020
An economic disaster and its ripple effects are conveyed in an onstage performance by the artist and some very special companions: a group of talking rice cookers....
Performing Arts

Footnote Number 12

February 6, 2020 to February 8, 2020
A deep dive into the politics of language and the dynamics of privilege, Footnote Number 12 turns the act of reading into riveting theatre....
Performing Arts

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival

January 21, 2020 to February 9, 2020
The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival is one of Vancouver’s signature events....
Performing Arts

Dine Out Vancouver Festival

January 17, 2020 to February 9, 2020
Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2020 begins January 17, and Granville Island is on their map! A full 17-day schedule of delicious dishes and culinary delights await the foodie in everyone!...
Food and Drink

Lunar New Year: Year of the Rat

January 25, 2020 to February 9, 2020
Granville Island looks forward to celebrating Lunar New Year traditions in January....
Live Music
Performing Arts

The Late Show - Adult Only Improv Comedy

March 23, 2019 to December 19, 2020
We’re taking the furry hand-cuffs off our improvisers to present edgy, uncensored improv comedy for adults 19+. For show times and ticket information, visit www.vtsl.com.
Performing Arts


September 20, 2018 to December 31, 2020
Relying on razor-sharp wit and lightning-fast reflexes, two teams of performers are pitted against each other in competitive improv matches....
Performing Arts

OK Tinder – Swipe Right Comedy

September 20, 2018 to December 31, 2020
Jump into 60 minutes of fast-paces, no holds-barred comedy, looking at the good, bed, and the laughable of Vancouver’s dating scene....
Performing Arts

Frisky Friday

December 13, 2019 to December 31, 2020
Bring the sizzle to your Friday night as improvisers explore the funny side of naughty. For adults 19+....
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.