Culture

May 14 2018

This Week In Gastown

 

 


Early Show: Joe Nolan 
Guilt & Co.

Mon. May 14, 2018
Doors 7pm/Show 8pm
Admission: $10

Joe Nolan is back. The roots rocker from Edmonton, Alberta is on the verge of releasing a ground-breaking new record, Cry Baby. This time around Nolan makes a record which hits close to home: recorded in the dead of winter with Scott Franchuk, it’s a departure from his previous work Tornado, which was produced by Colin Linden in Nashville, TN back in 2014.


Smith House Book Launch
Inform Interiors

TUESDAY, MAY 15
5 – 7:00 PM

Coming to Inform Interiors is Dr. Michael J. Prokopow from Toronto for the launch of his new book: Smith House. This monograph on the house of Gordon and Marion Smith, the second house designed by Arthur Erickson for the artists, is the seventh book in the UBC SALA West Coast Modern House series. The series was established to recognize and document significant, endangered modern residences in the region.

Michael J Prokopow is an historian and curator. He writes about material culture, aesthetics, and art. He recently co-curated (with Rachel Gotlieb) “True Nordic: How Scandinavia influenced design in Canada”. This national, touring exhibition explored Nordic and Scandinavian aesthetic influences on design and craft in Canada after 1920.

RSVP is required. Please fill out this form to attend.


Trivia Wednesdays
The Blarney Stone

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16
7:30 PM

Sick of telling your friends that you’re the smartest one in the group and them shrugging their heads in disbelief? Prove those suckers wrong!

Every Wednesday night at The Blarney Stone catch one the best trivia nights Vancouver has to offer! Each week the winner not only takes home a prize on the spot but wins bragging rights for years to come.


Motown Nights
The Portside Pub

THURSDAY, MAY 17
10 PM

New to the Portside it’s #ThePortside Motown Nights!

DJ Zeus will be spinning all of your fave Motown classics.


Jazz Blues N’ Soul
Revel Room

FRIDAY, MAY 18
7:30 PM

Jazz Blues N Soul with Louie Quinn & Guests
7.30pm till late.


Latmun at #DeepDownInside
MIA Night Club

SATURDAY, MAY 19
10 PM

Latmun brings his world class Tech House sound to #DeepDownInside

w/ support
Main Stage: Sivz/AWood

Stage 2: Beatginnings/Mike Devlin/Meldrak/Saif Ali
Octavio Adrianzen (OKI)

Reserve table service packages at info@areyoumia.com

CHICKEN FIGHT VII
Lamplighter Pub

SUNDAY, MAY 20
4 PM

Gastown chefs battle it out in a BBQ wing cook-off featuring Hornitos tequila.

For more information email lamplighter@donnellygroup.ca