Gastown Black Friday Weekend

Black Friday is coming to Gastown! This is the best time to shop locally. Over 50 businesses in the neighbourhood will be offering special shopping and dining deals starting Friday, November 29. Visit here for a list of participating businesses.

Custom Suit Pop Up at FortKnight Boutique


On Thursday November 28, Baracos + Brand and  FortKnight Boutique pair up to offer you a 1 day suit pop-up shop in Gastown. If you’ve been looking for a quality custom suit, at a great price with exceptional service, this is for you. Book your 30 minute appointment to be fitted by Baracos + Brand and a Coppley Suit specialists for a custom Canadian made suit or sport coat. Featuring luxury fabrics from some of the finest wool mills in the world – Selections from Ermenegildo Zegna, Loro Piana, Reda and more.

Book your appointment in advance, as space is limited.

Appointments can be made via phone or email. Visit here for more information.

Secret Location Monogramming Event


Join Secret Location on Thursday November 28, from 3 to 7 p.m. for an exclusive monogramming event with artist Logan Real. Shop the latest collection and have your new purchase personalized with complimentary monogramming.

Email to reserve your spot.

Salt Cellar Series Featuring Natural Wine


Join The Salt Tasting Room on Tuesday November 26 as they celebrate amazing wine, cheese, and charcuterie producers at their 30′ communal long table. Salt Tasting will be featuring Natural Wines paired with artisanal cheeses, local charcuterie and local condiments in a unique and relaxing atmosphere.

Check here for more information.

East Coast Kitchen Party at The Portside Pub


Come down to The Portside Pub on Wednesday November 27 to enjoy down a proper kitchen party with the Halifax Wharf Rats playing two sets of ma’ and pa’s tunes. This event is open to everyone from anywhere. Maritime hospitality bud, nothing like it! Visit here for more event details.

A Good Book Bash at Nelson The Seagull


This one is for all book lovers. Join A Good Book Drive this Saturday November 30, from 6 to 10 p.m. at Nelson The Seagull as they celebrate the end of their book drive.

Admission by book or cash donation.

It’s a Kale Drive!


Not So Fast & A Better Life Foundation have organized Vancouver’s first kale drive. On Sunday December 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., stop by the Save on Meats Pop Up Dinner and bring your kale to help support the meal program at A Better Life Foundation. Your kale will be collected, dried, preserved and turned into kale powder to enhance to nutritional value of the servings at the meal program. Visit here for more information.

Live Entertainment in Gastown


It’s never a dull week for live entertainment in Gastown. Check out this week’s lineup of local talent performing live in the neighbourhood.

Monday Nov 25

Steve Kozak Blues Trio at Revel Room

Sundown Pysche at Guilt & Co

Tuesday Nov 26

Mike Van Eyes at Revel Room

The Decadant Eccentric – 3 Year Anniversary at Guilt & Co

Wednesday Nov 27

The Revellers at Revel Room

Jen Hodge & The All Stars at Guilt & Co

Thursday Nov 28

The Sheets with DJ Lickity Split at The Blarney Stone

Ground Up featuring T.B.A. at Guilt & Co

Friday Nov 29

Killarney and Usual Suspects with DJ Steel at The Blarney Stone

Rolla Oak at Guilt & Co

Saturday Nov 30

Killarney and Usual Suspects with DJ Steel at The Blarney Stone

The Beladeans Guilt & Co

Sunday Dec 1

The Do-Rites at Revel Room