Music

May 21 2018

This Week In Gastown

 


Happy Victoria Day!

 


New To Gastown – BB Pocha Korean Cuisine Bistro
Located at 52 Alexander Street

BB Pocha introduces a special spirit of Kang-Nam style that runs in Kang-Nam Street in Seoul, into Gastown.

“BB” stands for Blue Bella, and Pocha is an abbreviated Korean word for a street food wagon. “Pocha” is where various authentic Korean foods are served to patrons sitting in chairs attached to the wagons or fora quick take-out, serving till late night.


New Pop – Up Shop: KOTN
From May 18th – June 14th
348 Water Street

Designed in Toronto and made in the Nile Delta, Egypt, KOTN works directly with cotton farming families in Egypt. The company makes their own fabrics from raw cotton bought direct from farmers at guaranteed prices. Like farm-to-table, but for your clothes. KOTN is a socially responsible brand working to stop the cycle of child labour and partnering with pro-literacy organizations on the ground in the Nile Delta. They pay a fair living wage to farmers and clothes are priced at affordable rates.


HB Wild
Guilt & Co

MONDAY, MAY 21

Doors 7pm/Show 9:30pm
Pay-What-You-Can

Henri Brown (HB) has a long and expansive background in the music and film industry. He was reared in a family of performing artists, notably, the first cousin to 1960s rock guitarist, Jimi Hendrix; the son of Pearl Brown, a jazz singer known as Black Cultured Pearl; a nephew to 1950s and 1960s television singer and personality, Eleanor Collins who is now a member of the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fame.Pub Trivia
Lamplighter Pub

TUESDAY, MAY 22

7 PM

The biggest pub quiz night in Vancouver.

Join Nice Guys Trivia Inc. at 7pm for prizes and good cheer.

RSVP your team at lamplighter@donnellygroup.ca


Honky Tonk Country Music Night
The Cambie

WEDNESDAY, MAY 23
7 PM

Dj’d Country Music every Wednesday.


Motown Nights – Every Thursday
The Portside Pub

THURSDAY, MAY 24
10 PM

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

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


POP UP SHOP with ETNIA BARCELONA Eyewear + Sunwear
Mosh Framemakers

Friday, May 25 – from 10am until 6pm
Saturday, May 26 – from 11am until 5pm

You’ve never seen anything like these.
They’re art.  They’re creative. They’re unique. From sunglasses, to specs – for both men and women, Etnia Barcelona frames are a spring and summer must have!

Celebrate the season by visiting the Etnia Barcelona Pop Up Shop in Gastown.  Discover a hip collection of eyeglass frames and sunglasses that are oh-so-cool for the warmer months ahead.


Sam Feldt at #DeepDownInside
MIA Gastown

Saturday May 26
Doors 10pm

Spinnin’ Records very own Sam Feldt takes on #DeepDownInside  w/ sara sukkha & KeepSix on support, only at MIA

Tickets here.
Back Room
Project Mavara
Kuvoka
Meldrak
Presented by Are you MIA & Blueprint Events
Reserve table service packages at info@areyoumia.com


Shake This Shack Sundays with The Do-Rites Feat: Kelly Haigh
Revel Room

SUNDAY, MAY 27
7 PM

Playing live Texas Swing and Old country music. No cover.

 

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