October Events Happening In Metro Vancouver

We understand the hours of planning and research needed when looking for things to do in Vancouver BC, whether you are a tourist or even just a resident of the city.  Look no further, we have the job done for you!  We have compiled a list of events happening in Metro Vancouver in the month of October 2013.

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October 2013

Ongoing every Wednesdays until Wed October 02, 2013 (Open 3pm to 7pm)
Main Street Station Farmers’ Market
Thornton Park (Main & Terminal) Vancouver

Ongoing every Thursdays until Thur October 10, 2013
Granville Island Farmers’ Market
Across From The Public Market In Triangle Square, Granville Island (Vancouver)

Ongoing every Saturdays until Sat October 12, 2013 (Open 10am to 2pm)
Kerrisdale Village Farmers Market
East Blvd Between 37th & 41st Ave, Across From Point Grey High School (Vancouver)

Ongoing every Sundays until Sun October 13, 2013 (Open 10am – 2pm)
Mt Pleasant Farmers Market
Guelph Street between 7th and 8th Avenues, on the paved play area between Mt. Pleasant Elementary and Guelph Park (Vancouver)

Ongoing every Saturdays until Saturday October 19, 2013 (Open 9am to 2pm)
East Vancouver Farmers’ Market
at Trout Lake Community Centre Parking Lot (Vancouver)

Ongoing every Saturdays until Saturday October 19, 2013 (Open 9am to 2pm)
West End Farmers’ Market
1100 Block Of Comox St, Across From Nelson Park (Vancouver)

Ongoing every Saturdays until Saturday, October 26, 2013 (Open 9am to 2pm)
Burnaby Farmers’ Market at Burnaby Village Museum
6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby

Ongoing every Saturdays until Saturday October 26, 2013 (Open 10am to 3pm)
Lonsdale Quay Farmers’ Market
123 Carrie Cates Crt (North Vancouver)

Ongoing every Sundays until Sunday October 27, 2013 (Open 10am to 3pm)
Ambleside Farmers’ Market
Bellevue St & 13th Street, Parking Lot Behind Police Station (West Vancouver)

Ongoing every week until Fri October 11, 2013
The ShipYards Night Market
15 Wallace Mews (North Vancouver)

Thu September 26, 2013 – Fri October 11, 2013
Vancouver International Film Festival
Various Locations (Vancouver)

Fri September 27, 2013 – Sun October 06, 2013
Artists for Conservation Festival 2013
Grouse Mountain (North Vancouver)


Wednesday, October 02, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Concert: Bon Jovi
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Friday, October 04, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Football: BC Lions vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders
BC Place Stadium, Vancouver
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Saturday, October 05, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hockey: Vancouver Canucks vs. Edmonton Oilers
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

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Sunday, October 06, 2013 at 5:00 PM
Soccer: Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Portland Timbers
BC Place Stadium, Vancouver
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Sun October 06, 2013
From Farms to Forks 4
1505 West 2nd Ave (Vancouver)

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hockey: Vancouver Canucks vs. New Jersey Devils
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

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Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hockey: Vancouver Canucks vs. San Jose Sharks
Rogers Arena (formerly General Motors Place), Vancouver

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Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hockey: Vancouver Canucks vs. Montreal Canadiens
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

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Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 8:00 PM
54-40
Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver

Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Dora The Explorer Live!
Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver

Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Concert: Jack Johnson
Orpheum Theatre – Vancouver

Tue October 15, 2013 – Sun November 10, 2013
Festival of Chocolate
Various Locations (Vancouver)


Thu October 17, 2013 – Thu October 31, 2013
Fright Nights at Playland
2901 E Hastings St (Vancouver)

Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Concert: Kanye West & Kendrick Lamar
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Monday, October 21, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Concert: Pink
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Concert: Sarah Brightman
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Football: BC Lions vs. Edmonton Eskimos
BC Place Stadium, Vancouver
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Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Concert: Dixie Chicks
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

Sat October 26, 2013 – Sun October 27, 2013
Haunted Halloween Tours
12138 Fourth Ave (Richmond)

Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 5:00 PM
Soccer: Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Colorado Rapids
BC Place Stadium, Vancouver
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Sun October 27, 2013
Little Spooks & Friendly Ghosts at VanDusen Botanical Garden
5251 Oak St (Vancouver)

Monday, October 28, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hockey: Vancouver Canucks vs. Washington Capitals
Rogers Arena, Vancouver

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Concert: Billy Talent
Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver

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