Upcoming Events

Events

Made in Italy

July 28, 2022 to August 21, 2022
Back by popular demand! Meet Francesco Mantini, a second-generation Italian teen struggling to find his place in Jasper, Alberta....
Performing Arts

Circle Craft Artist Pop Up: Mary Downe

August 19, 2022 to August 21, 2022
Come meet fibre artist Mary Downe at the Circle Craft Pop Up in the Net Loft building from August 19 – 21, from 10am to 5pm....
Visual Arts

Bike to Shop Week

August 13, 2022 to August 21, 2022
On Saturday August 13, 11am-1pm stop by the Celebration Station on Granville Island located next to our free Bike Valet, located on Old Bridge St behind Carousel Theatre....
Outdoors
Sports & Recreation

Dance in Transit

August 19, 2022 to August 27, 2022
Dance in Transit is an outdoor public dance festival that happens every summer in Vancouver, produced by Sam’s Dance....
Educational Events
Learning
Outdoors
Performing Arts

Kids in Charge

May 28, 2022 to August 27, 2022
Join in on the fun, at our family-friendly special feature where the kids call the shots!...
Kids Stuff
Performing Arts

The Improv Centre presents Community Jam

July 30, 2022 to August 27, 2022
Have a craving for the stage? Come and improvise with professionally trained performers at our FREE community jam session where you can walk up, drop in, and learn from the pros....
Learning
Performing Arts

2022 Abstract Exhibition

August 15, 2022 to August 28, 2022
This annual exhibition is dedicated to abstract and semi-abstract artworks....
Visual Arts

Circle Craft Pop-up Artist: Maria Roth

August 25, 2022 to August 28, 2022
Come meet fibre artist Maria Roth at the Circle Craft Pop Up in the Net Loft building Aug 25th to Aug 28th from 10am to 5pm....
Visual Arts

Date Night

May 25, 2022 to August 31, 2022
Come celebrate dating, relationships, and everything in between in a spicy night fill of laughs, lust, and love!...
Performing Arts

Circle Craft Artist Pop Up: Suzanne Nairne

September 1, 2022 to September 4, 2022
Come meet jewellery artist Suzanne Nairne at the Circle Craft Pop Up in the Net Loft building from September 1st to 4th from 10am to 5pm....
Visual Arts

Light the Night

July 7, 2022 to September 4, 2022
Light your own path as the sun goes down – literally! Watch as your equipment comes to life, and streaks through the water with colourful light....
Outdoors
Sports & Recreation

All Over the Map

July 17, 2022 to September 24, 2022
New Works proudly presents All Over the Map, a free series of outdoor dance and music performances taking place around Granville Island this summer....
Outdoors
Performing Arts

The Playground

January 27, 2022 to December 29, 2022
Come see some of Vancouver’s finest improvisors stretch their legs and push comedy to the limits in this fast paced, innovative show....
Performing Arts

Theatresports™

January 28, 2022 to December 31, 2022
Two teams of highly skilled improv comedians vie for the laughs and support of audience judges. A high-energy, fast paced and good-natured competition that will leave you wanting more....
Performing Arts

The Drop-in Workshop

March 5, 2022 to March 4, 2023
Drop-ins are back! Are you interested in the art of improvisation? Come learn the basics of improv in our two-hour workshop, Saturdays* at 3:30pm....
Learning
Performing Arts
Workshops, Talks & Forums

Happening this season

Granville Island Water Park

May 21, 2022 to September 5, 2022
With multiple sprays and fountains, and no admission, the Granville Island Water Park is a Vancouver favourite!...
Kids Stuff
Outdoors
Sports & Recreation

Free Summer Bike Valet

May 21, 2022 to September 5, 2022
The Granville Island Bike Valet is back for the summer!...
Outdoors
Sports & Recreation

Highlights of the Year

Vancouver International Jazz Festival

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival occurs towards the end of July, and features a combination of free and paid performances by international and local musicians. 

 

Fringe Festival 

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

 

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.
October