Best events in Vancouver

Check out the top events in Vancouver, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. BC Place
1. BC Place
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275 local reviews
777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
+1 604-669-2300
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
BC Place is a multi-purpose stadium located at the north side of False Creek. It is currently the home of the…
Vincent
BC Place is the largest multipurpose venue of its kind in the province of British Columbia, hosting sport,…
Thomas
Being the largest multipurpose venue of its kind in BC, It hosts events ranging from football, soccer and high…
1. BC Place
1. BC Place
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275 local reviews
777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
+1 604-669-2300
Anna
BC Place is a multi-purpose stadium located at the north side of False Creek. It is currently the home of the BC Lions of the Canadian…
Vincent
Vincent
BC Place is the largest multipurpose venue of its kind in the province of British Columbia, hosting sport, exhibitions and live…
Thomas
Thomas
Being the largest multipurpose venue of its kind in BC, It hosts events ranging from football, soccer and high school sports, to trade…
2. Rogers Arena
2. Rogers Arena
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273 local reviews
800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
+1 604-899-7400
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
Ahmed
Rogers Arena, is an indoor sports arena located at 800 Griffiths Way in the downtown area of Vancouver,…
Jamal
This is where the Vancouver Canucks play, and we also host concerts and other events here. If there's a game…
Penman Properties
Rogers Arena often has concerts, sporting events and other exciting things happening. While you're in town,…
2. Rogers Arena
2. Rogers Arena
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273 local reviews
800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
+1 604-899-7400
Ahmed
Ahmed
Rogers Arena, is an indoor sports arena located at 800 Griffiths Way in the downtown area of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Much of…
Jamal
Jamal
This is where the Vancouver Canucks play, and we also host concerts and other events here. If there's a game on, you'll notice increased…
Penman Properties
Penman Properties
Rogers Arena often has concerts, sporting events and other exciting things happening. While you're in town, be sure to check out what is…
3. Vancouver Art Gallery
3. Vancouver Art Gallery
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489 local reviews
750 Hornby St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-662-4700
Art galleryPoint of interestEstablishment
R
Always a fantastic exhibit to take in, whether a resident show or a visiting one. Tuesday evenings by…
Mj
Always a fantastic exhibit to take it, whether a resident show or a visiting one. Tuesday evenings by…
Natalie
Iconic historic building houses a large collection of art, located across from Nordstroms and the Pacific…
3. Vancouver Art Gallery
3. Vancouver Art Gallery
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489 local reviews
750 Hornby St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-662-4700
R
R
Always a fantastic exhibit to take in, whether a resident show or a visiting one. Tuesday evenings by donation. Check to see if you're…
Mj
Mj
Always a fantastic exhibit to take it, whether a resident show or a visiting one. Tuesday evenings by donation. Check to see if you're…
Natalie
Natalie
Iconic historic building houses a large collection of art, located across from Nordstroms and the Pacific Centre mall. There is a courtyard…
4. English Bay Beach
4. English Bay Beach
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204 local reviews
Beach Ave, Vancouver
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 604-873-7000
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Jason
Most famous Beach in Vancouver. This beach is host to the annual Summer Celebration of Lights event where…
Dean
"English Bay Beach is the most populated beach area in Vancouver and is host to a numerous events. The Stanley…
Luna
English Bay Beach is the most populated beach area in Vancouver and is host to a numerous events. The Stanley…
4. English Bay Beach
4. English Bay Beach
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204 local reviews
Beach Ave, Vancouver
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 604-873-7000
Jason
Jason
Most famous Beach in Vancouver. This beach is host to the annual Summer Celebration of Lights event where foreign countries are invited to…
Dean
Dean
"English Bay Beach is the most populated beach area in Vancouver and is host to a numerous events. The Stanley Park Seawall, a popular…
Luna
Luna
English Bay Beach is the most populated beach area in Vancouver and is host to a numerous events. The Stanley Park Seawall, a popular…
5. Rio Theatre
5. Rio Theatre
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69 local reviews
1660 E Broadway, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 604-879-3456
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Jie
From my friend, Anna - One of the last independent theatres in Vancouver and probably my favourite place when…
Nova (Alissa)
It's a lot more than a movie theatre. SO MANY cool events here (burlesque, improv, and more!). It's the one…
Ariel
An old-fashioned movie theatre that plays old movies, hosts comedy shows, burlesque dance performances, and…
5. Rio Theatre
5. Rio Theatre
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69 local reviews
1660 E Broadway, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 604-879-3456
Jie
Jie
From my friend, Anna - One of the last independent theatres in Vancouver and probably my favourite place when I'm home. There's cool…
Nova (Alissa)
Nova (Alissa)
It's a lot more than a movie theatre. SO MANY cool events here (burlesque, improv, and more!). It's the one place in town where you have a…
Ariel
Ariel
An old-fashioned movie theatre that plays old movies, hosts comedy shows, burlesque dance performances, and music events. It is a must of…
6. Vancouver Convention Centre East
6. Vancouver Convention Centre East
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146 local reviews
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver
+1 604-689-8232
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The VCC is about a 10 minute stroll from the apt and hosts over 500 events per year, ranging from conventions…
Dean
"The Vancouver Convention Centre is home to over 500 events a year – conventions, trade shows and other events…
Shan
The Vancouver Convention Centre is home to over 500 events a year – conventions, trade shows and other events…
6. Vancouver Convention Centre East
6. Vancouver Convention Centre East
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146 local reviews
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver
+1 604-689-8232
Anna
The VCC is about a 10 minute stroll from the apt and hosts over 500 events per year, ranging from conventions to conferences and meetings,…
Dean
Dean
"The Vancouver Convention Centre is home to over 500 events a year – conventions, trade shows and other events of all shapes and sizes that…
Shan
Shan
The Vancouver Convention Centre is home to over 500 events a year – conventions, trade shows and other events of all shapes and sizes that…
7. Stanley Park
7. Stanley Park
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1221 local reviews
Stanley Park, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-681-6728
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Kim & Patricia
Stanley Park a national historic site of Canada is a 400-hectare natural West Coast rainforest almost entirely…
Mandeep
Stanley Park is a 405-hectare public park that borders the downtown of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada…
Brahm
Stanley Park is the jewel of Vancouver with a great seawall, bike and running trails, great beaches, Olympic…
7. Stanley Park
7. Stanley Park
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1221 local reviews
Stanley Park, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-681-6728
Kim & Patricia
Kim & Patricia
Stanley Park a national historic site of Canada is a 400-hectare natural West Coast rainforest almost entirely surrounded by waters of the…
Mandeep
Mandeep
Stanley Park is a 405-hectare public park that borders the downtown of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada and is almost entirely…
Brahm
Brahm
Stanley Park is the jewel of Vancouver with a great seawall, bike and running trails, great beaches, Olympic size pool and great events in…
8. Fox Cabaret
8. Fox Cabaret
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40 local reviews
2321 Main St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 8:00 PM
Night clubPoint of interestEstablishment
Richard
Live music, DJ nights and regular events like Saturday's Alternative Dance Party and Sunday's popular comedy…
Sarah
A revamped cinema, now featuring great acts, good beer and a swanky venue. Check out their site for events…
Karen
If dancing is your thing, you might find a great event happening here. They host a variety of DJs and bands.
8. Fox Cabaret
8. Fox Cabaret
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40 local reviews
2321 Main St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 8:00 PM
Richard
Richard
Live music, DJ nights and regular events like Saturday's Alternative Dance Party and Sunday's popular comedy night. Check the online…
Sarah
Sarah
A revamped cinema, now featuring great acts, good beer and a swanky venue. Check out their site for events while you’re here!
Karen
Karen
If dancing is your thing, you might find a great event happening here. They host a variety of DJs and bands.
9. Cypress Mountain
9. Cypress Mountain
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120 local reviews
6000 Cypress Bowl Rd, Vancouver
+1 604-926-5612
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Howard
Thirty minutes away and a beautiful view as you drive up the mountain. Lots of hiking trails, as well as…
Tatiana
Cypress Mountain is a ski area located in the southern section of Cypress Provincial Park. Cypress Mountain…
Leanne
Cypress Mountain is a ski area in West Vancouver. Cypress Mountain hosted the Freestyle Skiing and Snowboardin…
9. Cypress Mountain
9. Cypress Mountain
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120 local reviews
6000 Cypress Bowl Rd, Vancouver
+1 604-926-5612
Howard
Howard
Thirty minutes away and a beautiful view as you drive up the mountain. Lots of hiking trails, as well as tobogganing, tubing, cross country…
Tatiana
Tatiana
Cypress Mountain is a ski area located in the southern section of Cypress Provincial Park. Cypress Mountain hosted the Freestyle Skiing and…
Leanne
Leanne
Cypress Mountain is a ski area in West Vancouver. Cypress Mountain hosted the Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding events of the 2010 Winter…
10. Science World at TELUS World of Science
10. Science World at TELUS World of Science
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421 local reviews
1455 Quebec St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-443-7440
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Karen
Science World at Telus World of Science, is a science centre run by a not-for-profit organization in…
Andy
Science World at Telus World of Science, is a science centre run by a not-for-profit organization in…
Sj
Always amazing exhibits, and amazing to ALL ages! Science World never fails to amaze. Keep an eye out for…
10. Science World at TELUS World of Science
10. Science World at TELUS World of Science
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421 local reviews
1455 Quebec St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 604-443-7440
Karen
Karen
Science World at Telus World of Science, is a science centre run by a not-for-profit organization in Vancouver. It is located at the end of…
Andy
Andy
Science World at Telus World of Science, is a science centre run by a not-for-profit organization in Vancouver. It is located at the end of…
Sj
Sj
Always amazing exhibits, and amazing to ALL ages! Science World never fails to amaze. Keep an eye out for their "Science World at Night"…
11. VanDusen Botanical Garden
11. VanDusen Botanical Garden
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107 local reviews
5251 Oak St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+1 604-257-8335
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Christopher
Famous garden in Vancouver. Prices: Between cad$8 to cad$11.25 before taxes. VanDusen Garden Hours Open 7…
Thomas
Whether you're into Botany or not, VanDusen is a must-see featuring various shows and events throughout the…
Alex
There are sometimes events hosted here. If not, there are a lot of different plants and you get to interact…
11. VanDusen Botanical Garden
11. VanDusen Botanical Garden
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107 local reviews
5251 Oak St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+1 604-257-8335
Christopher
Christopher
Famous garden in Vancouver. Prices: Between cad$8 to cad$11.25 before taxes. VanDusen Garden Hours Open 7 days a week (except Christmas…
Thomas
Thomas
Whether you're into Botany or not, VanDusen is a must-see featuring various shows and events throughout the year, and the renowned…
Alex
Alex
There are sometimes events hosted here. If not, there are a lot of different plants and you get to interact with nature here.
12. PNE Forum
12. PNE Forum
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27 local reviews
2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
+1 604-253-2311
Amusement parkPoint of interestEstablishment
Eunice
Annual 17-day summer fair, seasonal amusement park. Other events are happening throughout the year. Walking…
M
The PNE is a must for locals and BC residents far and wide! Amazing concert series, exhibitions including…
Yvette
There is Playland there, an amphitheater and events almost everyday. Plus there is a kids park if you manage…
12. PNE Forum
12. PNE Forum
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27 local reviews
2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
+1 604-253-2311
Eunice
Eunice
Annual 17-day summer fair, seasonal amusement park. Other events are happening throughout the year. Walking distance from our BnB. If you…
M
M
The PNE is a must for locals and BC residents far and wide! Amazing concert series, exhibitions including rodeo events and monster trucks,…
Yvette
Yvette
There is Playland there, an amphitheater and events almost everyday. Plus there is a kids park if you manage to find a day with no event. …