Turkey time is upon us, while we spend the Thanksgiving long weekend with or thinking of our friends and family, we’ll keep ourselves entertained with these picks of the week;
Films: The 35th Annual Vancouver International Film Festival continues to bring cinema from around the world to theatres around the city.
Improv: You never what you’re going to come out of the mouths of the Vancouver Theatresports League performers when you laugh along withTrump Card – Winner Takes All the latest VTSL show.
Duo: Everything is awesome when the Canadian wonder twins, Tegan and Sara take to the stage at Queen Elizabeth Theatre Wednesday night.
Aussie: Blueprint Live brings electronic duo from down under, Flight Facilities to The Vogue Theatre tonight
Stage: The Arts Club Theatre Company’s season gets underway with a farcical whodunit, Baskerville, at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage until October 9th and starting Thursday, The Flick takes to The Granville Island Stage until October 29th.
Pucks: The Vancouver Canucks‘ preseason continues when Calgary Flames come to town on Thursday night
HipHop: The Vogue Theatre welcomes rapper Danny Brown on Thursday night for an all-ages show.
Electo: Cali remixer, producer, DJ Seven Lions plays a set at the Commodore Ballroom on Thursday night.
Scares: Halloween fun comes early as Fright Nights at Playland gets underway on Friday.
Rock: Friday and Saturday night, local rock icons, 54-40 return to the Commodore Ballroom in support of La Difference – History Unplugged an acoustic reworking of their decades of hits.
Train: The Annual Stanley Park Halloween Ghost Train gets moving on Saturday night with a Day of the Dead theme for 2016
Session: Saturday, join in the Light Organ Records Railtown Sessions Volume 3 – featuring Johnny 99
Dance: Gogo to XY Saturday night ONYX this week featuring DJ Nick Bertossi and Vivi Milan
Dream: The duo Phantogram bring their dreamy, electo pop to the Commodore Ballroom on Sunday night.
Bears: Head to The Pint on Sunday night to give thanks to Ruff Vancouver with Gingerbear, Mike Sniffen and the Men of Ruff
Comedy: Monday night burn off the Turkey while laughing along with Queerprov – Comedy Casserole at XYYVR