|THE PASTE UP WEEKLY is an extension of our monthly events listings. We know that there are a lot of awesome events, happenings and goings on in Vancouver and we wanted to feature some of the best and most unique events for the upcoming week. This month’s full event listings can be found here.|
Where & when: December 11th – 24th @ Departs from the Vancouver Christmas Market on Hamilton Street, 6:30PM
Cost: Tickets for the Karaoke Christmas Lights Tour are available by reservation only – call 604.801.5515 ext 100. Adult: $38, Seniors and Students: $35, Children: $25, Family (2 adults & 2 children): $110
Why you should go: You get to enjoy two of Vancouver’s best holiday light displays – Bright Nights at Stanley Park and VanDusen’s Botanical Garden. Bright Nights at Stanley Park is one of the major fundraisers for The BC Professional Fire Fighter’s Burn Fund. All donations collected at this event are donated to help burn survivors and their families. A donation to the Burn Fund is included in each ticket on the Karaoke Christmas Lights Trolley tour.
Cool extras: The Trolleys are quipped with karaoke machines for your seasonal singing enjoyment! Also each ticket includes admission to VanDusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver Christmas Market (1 day), and donation to the BC Professional Fire Fighter’s Burn Fund. Also Bright Nights in Stanely Park has over 2 million lights!
Where & when: Weekends December 3rd – 17th @ Mono Clothing, 8 E. Cordova St., Vancouver, Fri 1PM-8PM, Sat 12PM-6PM, Sun 12PM-6PM
Cost: Whatever you buy!
Why you should go: This is a temporary store featuring objects, art and accessories and this weekend is the last weekend to get some great Christmas gifts! This list of those participating is long and excellent!
Cool extras: All items are price at $100 or less.
As always be sure to check out V.I.A. co-sponsored nights:
No Worries Thursdays at The Waldorf Hotel: A weekly band/dance party featuring Ryan Oughton . Sincerely Hana / Cherchez / Connor Brady / Josh Anderson / Danny Fernandez. Happy Ending Fridays at Fortune Sound Club: King Most, Rico Uno, Brendan Butter and in the Livestock Room with Cherchez & Double Dutch. Super Deluxe Saturdays at Shine: Headspin (Eh Team), U-Tern (One Day Later), Pump (Eh Team), Flip Out (Los Hermanos Libres).