May Events in Vancouver 2011

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

May is practically over however since there are two big weekends left this month and the sun has decided to show, here’s a quick list of what’s happening around Vancouver over the next two weeks.

Burrard Bridge from the Lagoon apartment buildings
Photo credit: Ruth and Dave on Flickr

May 20, 2011
Cloverdale Rodeo (until May 23)
Game 3: Vancouver Canucks vs San Jose Sharks

May 21, 2011
34th Annual Western Canadian Croatian Folklore Festival
Saturn 5 Saturday at the Space Centre
Farmers Market at the Burnaby Village Museum
Saturday Circus, Madskillz Vancouver
Yard Sale for the Cure

May 22, 2011
Kitsilano Farmers Market, Opening Day
Game 4: Vancouver Canucks vs San Jose Sharks

Klahowya Village in Stanley Park

Aside from special events you can have some fun at Playland, check out the Richmond Summer Night Market, hang out in Steveston, visit a Provincial Park (and enjoy free parking), or stay in town and check out Klahowya Village and Spirit Catcher Train in Stanley Park.

May 23, 2011
1994 Canucks player reunion at River Rock

May 24, 2011
Game 5: Vancouver Canucks home to San Jose Sharks

May 25, 2011

May 26, 2011
LOUD Fundraising and Awards Ceremony Gala
Skoah’s Hopeful Hand Gala
Opening Day Port Coquitlam Farmers Market
Surrey Children’s Festival

May 27, 2011
Vancouver Yoga Outreach fundraiser (until May 29)
Big Book Sale at Lynn Valley Library in North Vancouver (until May 29)
YVR Art Foundation Scholarship Awards Ceremony
Tickets on sale for MusicFest Vancouver

May 28, 2011
South Hill Festival
Farmers Market at the Burnaby Village Museum
Healing Day

May 29, 2011
Maplewood Farm Sheep Festival in North Vancouver
SOS Children’s Village Run at the Richmond Olympic Oval
Music BC Charitable Foundation Gala and Auction
Sexy Healthy Wealthy Women’s Event
Fashionista’s Ball
World Partnership Walk at Lumberman’s Arch
COPPELIA – LIVE from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow at Cineplex

May 30, 2011
Introduction to the Vancouver Emergency Program
Open House for new Jim Pattison Outpatient Care & Surgery Centre

May 31, 2011
YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

Should you have an event that you would like listed you can submit it via my contact form. I also post selected event listings throughout the month on the Miss604 Facebook Page.

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  1. Jacqui MacNeillThursday, May 19th, 2011 — 11:53am PDT

    Thanks for this – I will be shedding the winter clothes (finally!), grabbing my kids, and heading OUT!

  2. Duane StoreyThursday, May 19th, 2011 — 2:53pm PDT

    I’m tossing my bike in the car and going to do a loop around Stanley Park this weekend, then rewarding myself with beers near Prospect Point.

  3. JenThursday, May 19th, 2011 — 10:08pm PDT

    The Steveston farmer’s market opens for the summer this weekend on Sunday 🙂

  4. GLENNOFriday, May 20th, 2011 — 6:27am PDT

    as a sinner and non believer…i booked aisle seats for the parade…Jesus will be at the Vancouver Art Gallery for a rally Saturday at 1pm which will head eastbound along Georgia and wind down at the temple of the mount in Jerusalem around 6:30. There will be a critical mass bike ride on parallel streets such as Venables and Dunsmuir, potlatch contributions welcome. smoking section is guaranteed for us non chosen

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