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Car Free Day on the Drive

Sunday, July 8th 2018 / Noon to 7pm / Venables to N. Grandview on Commercial Drive Welcome to where it all began… in 2005 we kicked off our first Car Free Day right here on the Drive. Want to help out at this year’s festival? Volunteer with us! Commercial Drive is a creative and eclectic neighbourhood …

Main Street Car Free Day 2018

Main Street Car Free Day is back and celebrating it’s 11th year running! We’ll kick things off for the neighbourhood’s biggest party on Sunday, June 17th at 12pm on Main Street between Broadway and 30th. The heart of Mount Pleasent, Main Street is a vibrant area featuring food, arts, music, and nightlife. It is known …

West End Car Free Day 2018

Saturday, June 16th 2018 / Noon to 7pm / On Denman from Davie to Robson The festival will be held on Denman Street from Robson to Davie. Access is easy via transit, cycling or walking! Translink has generously re-routed transit on the festival day. Want to help out with this year’s festival? Click here to volunteer! …

ROVE – A Mount Pleasant Art Walk

ROVE is a free community event on Friday, May 26th that participants can tour artist’s studios and galleries in the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood of Vancouver from 6pm until 10pm! Venues: Jay Senetchko MNSTR Gallery (Exhibit: BenG) Gene Studio (featuring Jamie Smith & Tara Galuska, Art of Rebecca Chaperon, and Mira Song) Kafka’s Coffee and Tea (hosting the Thrive Studio show) The …

Vancouver Comic Arts Festival 2018

The Vancouver Comic Arts Festival is a two day event celebrating comic creators from Vancouver and beyond. Hundreds of artists, writers, cartoonists, illustrators and more will be selling their art, promoting their work, and speaking on panels. This a free event, open to everyone, and we encourage everyone to attend.

ART SMASH Street Party Celebration

Granville Island’s new project, ART SMASH, is a celebration of visual art in public spaces. For its inaugural year, Granville Island has been working with our producing partner Vancouver Mural Festival to bring together 10 local and global artists to create new murals that will transform our newest public space, the Chain and Forge, into a vibrant …

Wasted Lives Meet ‘n Greet at Neptoon

SATURDAY MAY 5th, 1PM-2:30PM COME DOWN TO NEPTOON RECORDS TO PICK UP THE 7″ EP AND MEET ALL FOUR ORIGINAL WASTED LIVES MEMBERS !! Unlike any of their Vancouver contemporaries, Wasted Lives’ music had an urgency about it — a vigorous hardcore edge meeting the progressive quirks of post-punk. The result was angular, poetic, wild …

Wasted Lives Record Release Party

No more pain there’s a wire in my brain! Come celebrate original Vancouver punk rock sensation the WASTED LIVES with the release of their complete 1979 recordings !! A DJ night showcasing four new 7″ Canadian archival releases of 70s rock & punk underground on SUPREME ECHO with DJ JEFFREY MCCLOY at WHAT’S UP! HOT …