Picks Of The Week: April 24, 2013

Hard to believe April is already coming to a close. Have we seen enough April showers to bring May flowers?

VanDusen Plant Sale
VanDusen Plant Sale

Scene: Celebrities Nightclub and TFD Presents Liberace Thursday‘s welcome RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 Roxxxy Andrews performing along with DJ Zack Shore and Liberace’s GoGo Boys

Stage: Vancouver East Side Cultural Centre, The Cultch looks to its patrons for an important fundraiser to keep the venerable east side theatre producing quality arts.  Festa! takes place on Saturday April 27th.

Song: British singer/songwriter and electronic music producer James Blake brings his divergent tastes to the Commodore Ballroom on Thursday April 25

Sport: Whitecaps FC play host to FC Dallas at BC Place Stadium on Saturday afternoon and looking to redeem themselves after a road loss in Dallas.

Sale: Just in time for spring planting, the 35th annual VanDusen Botanical Garden Plant Sale happens Sunday April 28th from 10am – 4pm. With over 40,000 plants for sale and free admission to the Garden for inspiration, there’s surely something for every pot, plot or green spot.

Supper: Get a taste of the West Coast and a great bargain when you visit Edible Canada for a Dungeness Crab Feast for two for just $69 from Travelzoo

Showman: Legendary funnyman Don Rickles demonstrates what has kept people laughing for nearly 60 years when he takes to the River Rock Show Theatre in Richmond on Friday April 26th.

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