Picks of the Week – March 13, 2013

Leahy at the VSO
Leahy at the VSO

Scanning the city and web, here’s what my picks of the weeks in the following categories.

Sounds : At the Orpheum Theatre on March 15 & 16 at 8pm, the Vancouver Symphony’s A Celtic Celebration featuring guest performers Leahy will surely be a highlight for many people’s Saint Patrick’s Day.

Sport : The Canucks vs Detroit game gets underway at 7pm in Rogers Arena on March 16.

Stage : Across town at the River Rock Show Theatre, boxer Mike Tyson takes to the stage for his one-man show Mike Tyson:Undisputed Truth, Saturday March 16th at 8pm

Scene : CelticFest Vancouver wraps up this weekend with a St Patrick’s Day Parade winding its way throughout downtown Vancouver March 17th at 11am

Brew Masters Dinner
Brew Master’s Dinner at Herons West Coast Kitchen

Supper : The Fairmont Waterfront’s Chef Dana Hauser of Herons West Coast Kitchen partners with Whistler Brewing Company’s Head Brewer Matt Dean to create the Brew Master’s Dinner, a 4 course dinner menu perfectly paired with an selection of Whistler Brewing Company micro-brew beers.  One night only, March 16th at 6pm.