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DICE Waldorf Fundraiser for #W2Belongs2Me (Miraj’s pick)
January 17 | 8 PM - 2:15 AM | Waldorf Hotel | *Lucky entry*
Culture spaces in Vancouver are under attack. Let's get together to shake down some ideas, build bridges to unite the arts community in the face of a passive City and aggressive developers / gentrification, and shake it on the dance floor with Dunks, Willisist + Eradik, and DJ Don Chow!
Door proceeds support the #W2Belongs2Me Legal Fund! Support a community-run project that needs our love right now as they push back a City eviction notice.Come out and show some love for Vancouver's independent culture spaces. ENTRY: Roll 2 Dice for cover - roll a 12, get in free! Thanks Irwin & Dima!
#YVRBeerTweetup at The Park (Kelly’s Pick)
January 18 | 6:30 PM | The Park- 1755 Davie St | Free
If I could list off a handful of things that would make an awesome Friday night, these would be some of them: Chocolate Stout cake, celebration, new restaurant, great people, and of course delicious craft beer. Tickle your fancy too? Then check out the #YVRBeerTweetup at The Park. Don’t forget your phone...there may be tweeting involved.
Choucroute Festival (Kelly’s Pick)
January 17-20 | Oyama Sausage Co., Granville Island | Free to get in
Eat your heart out Sauerkraut lovers. Oyama will be making their very own deliciously prepared Alsatian style Sauerkraut with a variety of their fantastic sausages. Matched with Rieslings and Gewurztraminer from Liberty Wines, and awesome beers from Granville Island Brewing you’ll have one decadent meal.
BECKstravaganza: with The Broken Mirrors and Friends (Miraj’s pick)
Jan 17 | 8 PM | Rio Theatre | $15/$18
Beck's latest album, 'Song Reader' has been released in an almost forgotten form: sheet music. These 20 new songs have never been released or recorded and the only way to hear them is to play the songs yourself or find someone who can.
The Broken Mirrors have rallied over twenty of Vancouver's finest musicians to help bring the songs to life one night only at The Rio Theatre. Stay after the show and enjoy cheap drinks and a DJ spinning your favorite Beck Songs!
An Evening with Anna B. and the Women’s Health Collective (Kelly’s Pick)
Jan 17 | 5:30 - 7:30 PM | Embodywork Holistic Arts | By Donation