Move over, January – after a relatively quiet month in Vancouver’s events scene, February is promising to have something for everyone. The Vancouver Canucks are back in town for most of the month and the inaugural Just For Laughs Northwest comedy festival will headline downtown venues with marquee names like Trevor Noah and Wanda Sykes.
Here are our picks for must-see events for next week: (more…)
American rockers Dave Matthews Band have a tradition of touring America every summer, and this year is no different. Tickets to their 2015 run – including a September 1st Vancouver date – are now on sale.
There’s been plenty of speculation over the past few months, and an appearance in the Grammys is always a sign of things to come. Today legendary Australian band AC/DC finally delivered on those rumors by announcing 13 North American tour dates in the fall. The band released its latest album Rock or Bust in November 2014, its first since 2008’s Black Ice.
Tickets for the new tour go on sale next week. The 13-date stadium tour features 7 Canadian stops, including Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Edmonton.
August 22 – Foxborough, MA @ Gillette Stadium
August 26 – E. Rutherford, NJ @ MetLife Stadium
August 28 – Quebec City, ON @ Plains Of Abraham August 31 – Montreal, QC @ Olympic Stadium September 3 – Ottawa, ON @ TD Place September 5 – Moncton, NB @ Magnetic Hill September 8 – Detroit, MI @ Ford Field September 10 – Toronto, ON @ Downsview Park September 15 – Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field September 20 – Edmonton, AL @ Commonwealth Stadium September 2 – Vancouver, BC @ BC Place September 25 – San Francisco, CA @ AT&T Park September 28 – Los Angeles, CA @ Dodger Stadium