shows and events

DAYDREAM

WEDNESDAYS

Wednesday, 5pm @ 146 E Hastings

A time and space for those in the community connected by mycelium to gather, share experience, trade knowledge, dream together about what is possible, while co-creating a reality in which we support each other in our journeys through this life.

Each week we will feature one of our products such as cacao, tea, and drink mixes to be shared. 

GROWING ROOM

FEST OPENING NIGHT 

March 11, 6pm @ Fox Cabaret

Every movement needs artists and its artists need each other. Join us for a dazzling opening night, where we gather to witness three towering legends of the Vancouver music scene come together to honour each other’s rhythms, words, and radical work. Performing their own music, covering each other’s work and sharing the secrets of what moves them into loving action. 

UNIST'OT'EN

FUNDRAISER

March 13, 7:30pm @ Massey Theatre

Benefit concert for Unist'ot'en Legal Fund.

Featuring:
Tonye, Old Soul Rebel, MonkeyDragon (Buckman Coe + Adham Shaikh), Kin Balam, Mamarudegyal MTHC + @Hope (Rudegang Ent.), Dakota Bear, and The Spiritual Warriors.

Plus bannock, film screenings, vendors, and more!

CALAB ORATIONS

VOL. 1 Tonye x Aaron

March 18, 7pm @ Calabash Bistro

Our debut event will feature the sublime talents of two of our favourite locals: Tonye Aganaba and Aaron Ross! These two songwriters have been defining Vancouver's alt-soul scene for years, and YOU get to see and hear what they sound like in glorious combination.

BRAIN SPACE

April 21, 4pm @ The Wise Hall & Lounge

It's Autism Acceptance Month! Join us in celebrating multiple forms of neurodivergence at this showcase curated by Rabbit Richards.

BURNABY BLUES

AND ROOTS FESTIVAL

August 8 @ Deer Lake

Not one, but two days this year!
 

Featuring performances by:


Brandi Carlile
Steve Earle & The Dukes
St. Paul and The Broken Bones / Colter Wall
Black Pumas
Son Little / Amigo the Devil
Tonye Aganaba / Jeremie Albino

ED TALKS LIVE

MUSICIANS WORTH MEETING

March 21, 3pm @ The Tipper

To the Road and Beyond: Tales from a Touring Musician...

In this first edition, we'll be hearing from our local artists who have toured town after town. We'll be hearing about their personal experiences about their life on the road, including the highs, lows, and the things they've learned during their journey.

MOTOWN

MELTDOWN

May 2, 8pm @ The Commodore Ballroom

Now in its 17th year who could have predicted Motown Meltdown would get stronger and more explosive every passing year. You won’t see performance fireworks with an army of 25 commanding, inspiring vocalists, backed by a veteran 12 piece band, like this anywhere else!

MAPS CANADA FUNDRAISER

March 21, 7:30pm @ Red Gate Arts Society

MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies) Canada is a non-profit that conducts and publishes scientific research while educating the public on the beneficial uses of psychedelic medicines. MAPS is the organization that will legalize psychedelics in Canada – come find out how while supporting local artists!

2020 SURREY INTL

CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL

May 21 + 23 @ Surrey Arts Centre and Bear Creek Park

International Children's Festival aim is to inspire young hearts and minds to greater possibilities, and to celebrate our rich and diverse cultural heritage through performing and visual arts experiences. Our goal is to focus on the incredible diversity of the performing arts, and to represent this diversity in programming and throughout the site.

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