Upcoming Events

All Upcoming Events

All Over the Map Dance Series

August 11, 2019 to August 25, 2019
Travel the globe with free outdoor dance performances, presented by New Works....
Live Music
Performing Arts

Ukama Sculptor-in-Residence

July 12, 2019 to August 25, 2019
Ukama Gallery is honoured to welcome Rufaro Ngoma, an acclaimed sculptor from Harare, Zimbabwe. Known internationally for his whimsical, elegant sculptures carved out of the hardest stones, ...
Art & Crafts
Visual Arts

Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival

August 22, 2019 to August 25, 2019
Come join us for 4 days of fun filled, free, family adventure....
Art & Crafts
Educational Events
Kids Stuff
Live Music
Workshops, Talks & Forums

Groundswell Outdoor Market

June 25, 2019 to August 27, 2019
What is the Test Market? It is a unique program that provides early-stage businesses with the opportunity to 'test' their products with the public in a living laboratory of a marketplace....
Art & Crafts
Food and Drink

Reel to Real Outdoor Summer Film Festival Series

August 15, 2019 to August 30, 2019
Reel to Real is thrilled to present our Outdoor Summer Film Series again!...
Kids Stuff

Group Summer Exhibition

July 1, 2019 to September 15, 2019
Throughout the summer Dundarave printmakers will be exhibiting new and small format original prints....
Art & Crafts
Visual Arts

Granville Island Farmers’ Market

June 6, 2019 to September 26, 2019
*New Location*: Chain and Forge Visit Granville Island’s annual Farmers’ Market and see the delicacies local farmers have to offer....

Live Flamenco Show

April 13, 2019 to December 14, 2019
The one-hour production welcomes audiences of all ages with live traditional flamenco music dance storylines puppetry and magic....
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

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

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

The Late Show - Adult Only Improv Comedy

March 23, 2019 to December 28, 2019
Are you a grown-up? If you are, join us late Saturday nights for The Late Show – Adult Only Improv Comedy, Saturdays at 11:15pm....
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.