Get an intimate glimpse of Heath Ledger’s extraordinarily talented career, whose life was cut tragically short, in the new film, I Am Heath Ledger, screening at The Rio this weekend.
This film is one of the Top 10 things to do & see this Victoria Day Long Weekend, as picked by our city’s #knowfun Selectors at Do604.
(1) Twin Peaks Cabaret
at The Fox – Friday May 19
Attend an evening of tribute to David Lynch’s iconic TV series, including live performances, and of course, coffee and pie!
(2) Art Bergmann
at The Rickshaw – Friday May 19
See the Canadian punk rock legend live at The Rickshaw.
(3) Too Many Zooz
at The Biltmore – Friday May 19
Let loose to Too Many Zooz’s self-defined genre brass (that’s right: brass as in tons of horns) house! It’ll keep you moving & grooving all night!
(4) The Tribute Tour by Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
at The Queen Elizabeth – Saturday May 20
Head down to The Queen Elizabeth to be mesmerized in this live tribute to Ustad Nursrat Fateh Ali Khan on the 20th anniversary of his death.
(5) Fred Armisen
at The Commodore – Saturday May 20
Musician, actor, and most well known for his role in Portlandia, Fred Armisen will keep you entertained and engaged when he gets on the Commodore stage!
(6) LA Takedown
at The Cobalt – Saturday May 20
Vibe to psychedelic 80’s synth-wave when LA Takedown takes over The Cobalt!
(7) I Am Heath Ledger
at The Rio – Sunday May 21
Celebrates Ledger’s tragically short but remarkable life.
(8) Young MA
at Venue – Sunday May 21
Grab your henny & grab your gals. Get saucy with rap star Young M.A. at Venue!
(9) East Side Live
at The Cultch – Sunday May 21
It’s going to be a great night when four of Vancouver favourite artists perform in this renowned revival of The Cultch!
at Vogue – Monday May 22
On holiday Monday, take a dive into a world of intense electronic effects and instrumentation with Needtobreathe.
Have a great long weekend checking out these events!