Hot Brown Honey
Hot Brown Honey, courtesy of Australia’s Briefs Factory, returns for another hot and sticky serving of hip-hop, politics and female empowerment.
When: March 15 to 30
Where: York Theatre, 639 Commercial Dr.
Gout de France (Good France) Vancouver
From haute cuisine to quality bistro food, chefs are invited to offer French-inspired meals in their restaurants and participate in this great celebration. The Good France food fest joins restaurants around the world that will each have a special menu for one night. Participating Metro Vancouver restaurants include St. Lawrence, Origo Club, Tableau Bar Bistro, Provence Marinaside and more.
When: Thursday, March 21
Where:Participating Vancouver restaurants
Symphony at the Annex – Loud and Queer
As part of the Queer Arts Festival, this concert recognizes the 50th anniversary of homosexual rights in Canada and celebrates the many vibrant voices that make up our queer community. The program includes five pieces, with conductor William Rowson leading the VSO.
When: Saturday, March 20 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Orpheum Annex, 823 Seymour St.
Healthy Family Expo
The Healthy Family Expo is marks its sixth year in Vancouver. The tradeshow includes an array of exhibitors, workshops, talks, hands-on activities and shopping opportunities, all focused on anything and everything you might need or want for raising a healthy family.
When: Sunday, March 24 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre (East Building) – 999 Canada Place Way
It’s staying light out later, so what better time for an evening walk in Pacific Spirit Regional Park. Wander two kilometres of lantern-lit trails and meet squirrels, skunks and salamanders who will delight you with stories of nature at night. It’s BYO flashlight or lantern, and bring a mug or cup for filling at the cash-only concession. It’s a free, all-ages event suitable for wheelchairs and strollers — but please leave your pets at home.
When: Saturday, March 23 from 7 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.
Where: Pacific Spirit Regional Park, 4915 West 16th Ave.