July 2010 Events in Vancouver


Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 — 10:36am PST
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There’s no shortage of summertime fun in Vancouver this year with festivals, fairs, concerts and more. From outdoor movies to fireworks, the following events are happening in Vancouver this month.

A Bursting City
Photo credit: Ecstaticist on Flickr

July 1, 2010
Japanese Canadian National Museum presents a touring exhibition from the Japan Foundation (until August 7th)
Canada Day in Metro Vancouver with parades, fireworks, and more
Petite Feet designer shoe blowout sale at the PNE
Hearts on the Harbour: Canada Day Cruise for a Cause

July 2, 2010
Petite Feet designer shoe blowout sale at the PNE
Corporate Champions Vancouver Kick Off Party
Jazz at Canada Place Lunchtime Concerts

July 3, 2010
North Vancouver Community Craft Fair at the Civic Plaza (Lonsdale & 14th Ave)
Petite Feet designer shoe blowout sale at the PNE
Jazz at Canada Place Lunchtime Concerts

July 4, 2010
North Vancouver Community Craft Fair at the Civic Plaza (Lonsdale & 14th Ave)

July 5, 2010
Act Out Loud at Vancouver Film School 5-Day Acting Teen Summer Camps until (July 9th)

July 6, 2010
Just Singin’ Round showcase at the Vancouver Rowing Club

July 7, 2010
Free Outdoor Movie Series

July 8, 2010
Mighty Ugly workshop at Plush on Main Street

July 9, 2010
Gatorade Canada’s, 2010 Ambush tour with Chaz Ortiz
Dream Auction for Canucks Place Charity Hospice
Sarah Gee exhibit at East Van Studios

July 10, 2010
North Vancouver Community Craft Fair at the Civic Plaza (Lonsdale & 14th Ave)
Underwear Affair run for cancers below the waist
15th Annual Wreck Beach Butoh with Kokoro Dance
Sarah Gee exhibit at East Van Studios
First annual East Vancouver Chili Cook-Off
West Coast Natural Classics and Ms. Fitness West Coast Canada at the Surrey Arts Centre

July 11, 2010
North Vancouver Community Craft Fair at the Civic Plaza (Lonsdale & 14th Ave)
Mountain View Cemetery Open House
15th Annual Wreck Beach Butoh with Kokoro Dance
Hotdogs for Heritage with the Vancouver Heritage Foundation
World Cup Finale viewing party at Ceilis

July 12, 2010
Cinema to Savour – a benefit screening for The Chefs’ Table Society of BC

July 13, 2010
Vancouver Business, Marketing, Entrepreneur Meetup Group hosts their 1000th Member Summer Networking Mixer and Mini Trade Show

July 14, 2010
Free Outdoor Movie Series
Emily Carr alumni and students “On Collections” exhibit (until July 24th)
Indonesian Beer Pairing Dinner
Theatre Under the Stars (until August 21st)

July 15, 2010
3rd Brazilian Film Festival of Vancouver
BC SCRAP-IT 15th Anniversary & scrapping of their milestone 25,000th vehicle at the Richmond Auto Mall 2:00pm
Chloë Angus Design Grand Opening

July 16, 2010
3rd Brazilian Film Festival of Vancouver
Vancouver Volleyball Open (until July 18)

July 17, 2010
3rd Brazilian Film Festival of Vancouver
Cates Park Concert Series in North Vancouver
Emily Carr alumni and students “On Collections” panel discussions

Thursday July 18, 2010
3rd Brazilian Film Festival of Vancouver
Talented Tails pet talent show for charity

July 19, 2010

July 20, 2010
Sustainability: A Green Affair [SAGA] – a student-run sustainability fair 11:00am to 4:00pm in the SFU Surrey Mezzanine within the Surrey Central complex
Say Wha?! Readings of Deliciously Rotten Writing
As a part of their cross-continent film and social media project with NationalGeographic.com, Alexandra Cousteau and her Expedition Film Team will spend the day at Vancouver Aquarium with their customized biodiesel production bus

July 21, 2010
Opening of Genus Theatre’s production of Frano Marsic’s The 4H Club at The Cultch (until July 25th)
Neanderthal Arts Theatre Festival (until August 1st)

July 22, 2010
Free Outdoor Movie Series
Brick by Brick Fundraiser Pub Night

July 23, 2010
Canada’s First Traditional-Style Tibetan Buddhist Monastery Opens in Richmond

July 24, 2010
Little Drifters at Trout Lake
Cates Park Concert Series in North Vancouver
Worldwide Photowalk
2010 Camp Moomba Yogathon
“Partners to Parents: The Transition to New Parenthood” workshop for Vancouver couples expecting their first baby
MEC North Vancouver Bikefest
Caribbean Days Festival in North Vancouver (until July 25th)
Pride Week kicks off (until August 1st)

July 25, 2010
Vancouver Early Music Festival (until August 14th)
International Bog Day

July 26, 2010

July 27, 2010
Queer Arts Festival (until August 14th)

July 28, 2010

July 29, 2010
Free Outdoor Movie Series
Alex Chilton Tribute Show at Wise Hall

July 30, 2010

July 31, 2010
Cates Park Concert Series in North Vancouver
Powell Street Festival (until August 1st)
Vancouver writer Evelyn Lau will be at the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre (DEWC) for a reading/talk
Carnaval del Sol

For a free community event listing for July 2010 (or any other month) please feel free to contact me. This post will be updated throughout the month.

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8 comments

  1. Jaegen says:

    I think your weekdays are off. July 1 is Thursday. Thanks for posting though – great info.

  2. Rebecca Bollwitt says:

    Thanks! It takes well over an hour to put together this list and there’s a lot of copying/pasting so things get missed. I’ve removed the days in order to keep things simple.

  3. Kristi says:

    beautiful photo! Love it! Thanks for these lists.

  4. Branca says:

    Don’t for get the July 18th Brazilian Cultural Festival at the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre! Great music dance, colourful costumes, acrobatics by Axe Capoeira http://tinyurl.com/25qqlsw

  5. Caio says:

    Thanks so much!

  6. Oana says:

    I hear the chili cook-off tomorrow has been cancelled.

  7. iriam says:

    Don’t forget the Celebration of Lights: dates – July 21, 24, 28 and 31! a classic vancouver summer experience.

  8. Kelsey says:

    There’s a youth concert at IMAGES theatre on July 30th. Proceeds go towards the Canadian Cancer Society: http://bit.ly/9H1Wr8 & http://bit.ly/d7mSYl

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