Upcoming Events

All Upcoming Events

Nutcracker Suites

December 15, 2018 to January 26, 2019
This winter season enjoy the Karen Flamenco Dance Company performance of Tchaikovsky’s classical Nutcracker Suites....

Throwdown - International TheatreSports Festival

January 2, 2019 to January 27, 2019
Throwdown – International TheatreSports Festival welcomes TheatreSports teams from other cities who bring their ‘A-Game’ to head-to-head matches with each other including local ...
Performing Arts

Primordial Abstraction: Depth & Illusion

January 19, 2019 to January 31, 2019
This January, Ukama Gallery hosts a new show by an internationally acclaimed and prolific artist Paul Ygartua....
Art & Crafts
Visual Arts

PuSh Festival

January 17, 2019 to February 3, 2019
The PuSh Festival expands the horizons of Vancouver artists and audiences with work that is visionary, genre-bending, multi-disciplined, startling and original....
Performing Arts

Vancouver International Boat Show

February 6, 2019 to February 10, 2019
Boating BC’s Vancouver International Boat show is the second largest boat show in Canada and attracts over 30,000 boating enthusiasts every year....

Weaving 101

February 6, 2019 to February 20, 2019
Learn to weave on the simplest loom and create a sampler that explores a number of materials and techniques....
Art & Crafts
Workshops, Talks & Forums

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favourites

February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019
Follow a tiny caterpillar, a little cloud and a mixed-up chameleon as they grow, change and discover who they really are....
Kids Stuff
Performing Arts

Works on Paper

January 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019
Paper is one of the first support media we are introduced to as children and paper continues to support artists throughout their practice. Show us what paper can do!
Visual Arts

The Shoplifters

February 7, 2019 to March 9, 2019
Meet Alma, a career shoplifter who prefers the “five-finger discount” over any senior citizen’s deal....
Performing Arts

Teatro Intimo – Live Flamenco

November 10, 2018 to May 4, 2019
The Karen Flamenco Dance Society brings the glamour and extravagance of a large theatre production onto a small theatrical stage, every Saturday from 5pm to 6pm, starting November 2018....
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

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


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

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.