Wrapping up May just brings us that much closer to Summer. The signs are there as the entertainment season heats up with these picks of the week;
Kids: All week long, the Vancouver International Children’s Festival fills Granville Island with fun and entertainment that’s great for kids of all ages and their family’s
Gig: Singer-Songwriter, Ryan Adams plays the Orpheum Theatre tonight.
Fashion: The Vancouver International Film Festival presents Style In Film screens two festival faves; Dior & I, and Iris on various nights, through the weekend
Club: It’s time to go back to SCHOOL at Celebrities Thursday night, where DJs Sollors and Dreaddy will bring the beats
Beer: Friday night, Vancouver Craft Beer Festival kicks off a week of beer events all over town until June 7th
Alt: Canadian quintet, Walk Off The Earth, bring their alt-ska-pop to the Vogue Theatre on Friday night
Rock: Bif Naked headlines a night of great music on Friday night at the Rickshaw Theatre
Folk: The Barr Brothers bring their folk to the Imperial Friday night
Electro: Morgan Page fills Celebrities Nightclub with electronic music and revellers on Friday night
Stage: It’s the final week for the entertaining, In The Heights on stage at The Arts Club Theatre, Stanley Industrial Alliance stage.
Balls: Check out the new turf at BC Place and catch Whitecaps FC take on Real Salt Lake on Saturday, before the team heads out on an extended road tour.
Dot: Sunday afternoon The Junction hosts The Missing Dot Party, a charitable extravaganza with music from DJ Del Stamp and Empress XLIV Babette Co-Taylor entertaining.
Drag: The final Sunday of the month can be a drag when Katy Hairy and Evita Versace Host Kitsilano’s only drag show, The Sweet & Sticky Show at Displace Hashery
Retro: Here We Go Again, but you won’t be on your own when Whitesnake fills the Hard Rock Casino Theatre on Sunday night