November: What’s Up in Vancouver?

It’s the eleventh month of the year. Fact.

And as 2010 comes to an end, there are a few events to look forward to this month:

Heart of the City Festival

October 27th to November 7th

  • 12 days of cultural events such as history walks, performances, art, workshops, discussion, highlighting the heart of Vancouver: the Downtown Eastside.
  • Downtown East-side
  • Events are mostly free!
  • http://www.heartofthecityfestival.com/

Vancouver Celebrates Diwali

November 2nd to November 7th

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  • Celebrate the Indian “Festival of Lights”, Vancouver-style with arts, culture, mehndi, bhangra performances, food, etc.!
  • All around Vancouver
  • http://www.vandiwali.ca/

Vancouver Fashion Week

November 2nd to November 7th

  • Models, runways, fabric, and designers—a celebration of established and upcoming fashion designers in Vancouver and all around the world
  • Empire Landmark Hotel, 1400 Robson Street
  • Tickets are only $25.00 (CAD)!!!
  • http://www.vanfashionweek.com

Vancouver Asian Film Festival

November 4th to November 7th

  • “Celebrating Diversity in Film”, highlighting the works of independent North American Asian filmmakers, “to represent the often ignored North American Asians caught between two cultures”
  • Tickets from $8 (matinee, single viewing) ++
  • Cinemark Tinseltown Theatres, 3rd Floor, 88 W. Pender St., Vancouver and SFU/Praxis Theatre in the Woodward’s Building at 149 W. Hastings
  • http://www.vaff.org/

Circle Craft Christmas Market

November 17th to November 21st

  • Western Canada’s largest craft fair features 200+ craftspeople of British Columbia showcasing their talents, and producing authentic and unique Christmas gifts, perfect for…well, Christmas!
  • Vancouver Convention Centre West
    1055 Canada Place
  • $12 for adults, save $2 if purchased online
  • http://www.circlecraft.net/page278.htm

Any more events?

Well, go out and check out these fabulous events! Happy November =D

Just sayin’.

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