Celebrate Victoria Day and the long weekend (May 19-21) with some of my recommendations:
Take a look at Yaletown’s Engine 374
This free community event celebrates Canada’s 150th anniversary and marks the 130th anniversary of Engine 374 arriving in B.C. (It’s free!)
Location: Roundhouse Mews, 181 Roundhouse Mews
Date & Time: May 21, 12PM – 3PM
While you’re at it, also check out:
Vancouver Comic Arts Festival
It includes comics programming, comic creators from home and abroad, and art lessons for kids.
Location: Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews
Date & Time: May 20 and May 21, 10AM – 5PM
Take advantage of the weather and head down to Lonsdale Quay (30 minutes from Yaletown)
Shipyards Night Market
Food, art, music, entertainment and shopping. Take a look at local items from artisans and makers, live music featuring talent from around B.C., a beer garden pouring local craft beer and 35 food trucks serving locally made food.
Location: East of the Seabus and the Lonsdale Quay at the foot of Lonsdale Avenue, North Van
Date & Time: Friday nights, 5PM – 10PM