Upcoming Events

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Vancouver Fringe Festival: The Public Market Pick of the Fringe

September 18, 2019 to September 22, 2019
The Fringe Festival’s most popular shows are held over for your enjoyment! Missed them during the Festival? Sold out the night you tried to go? This is your last chance to catch these shows!...
Performing 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....

Ukama Sculptor-in-Residence

July 12, 2019 to September 27, 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

Live Painting Demonstrations with April Ponsford

September 28, 2019 to September 29, 2019
Join us for Live Painting Demonstrations with Vancouver Island-based artist April Ponsford....
Art & Crafts
Visual Arts

Christine Tassan et les Imposteures Django Belles

September 29, 2019
In 2003 Christine Tassan et les Imposteures started tending their craft in the gypsy jazz milieu....
Live Music

The Rainbow Fish

October 1, 2019 to October 6, 2019
The Rainbow Fish will engage even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in this magical puppetry adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s award-winning book about a beautiful fish wh...
Kids Stuff
Performing Arts

International Theatre Sports Conference and Festival

October 14, 2019 to October 20, 2019
Take 100+ improv actors from 18 countries, add 50 performances across 3 theatre venues, and what do you get? A lot of laughter!...
Performing Arts

The Birds and the Bees

September 26, 2019 to October 26, 2019
Rib-tickling realizations about life and love. Sarah, a turkey farmer, has split up with her husband and moved in with her mum, Gail, a beekeeper....
Performing Arts

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.