Crab Park Chowdery. Small Treasures. Amanda Gangoso. Big Easy Funk Ensemble. Black Fridays. Brandon Hart, Vancity Street. This Week In Gastown.

Crab Park Chowdery – Now Open!

221 Abbott Street in Gastown

Just opened on Abbott Street, Crab Park Chowdery serves up hot and delicious Clam Chowder and Corn Chowder in a Sourdough Bread Bowl or with fresh sourdough on the side. For those that don’t dig chowder try the Tomato Soup in a grilled cheese sourdough bread bowl or the loaded baked potato soup. Super delicious food served up quick with a location that is warm, inviting and friendly.


Small Treasures 2017

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver

January 28 – February 17

All works will be available for purchase at 10 AM, Vancouver time, on Saturday, January 28th.

The exhibition has collected a superlative range of sculpture, from what truly are “Small Treasures” to a few that, perhaps, stretch the definition of small. Works for sale from the wide range of Inuit communities are to be found and include creations by some of the gallery’s regular favourite artists, such as: Pudlalik Shaa, Toonoo Sharky and Markoosie Papigatok, all from Cape Dorset, to mention only three.



January 28th from 11AM – 4PM.

LYNN Steven Boutique is excited to be partnering up with AMANDA GANGOSO for a beauty event hosted at the shop. Amanda is a Natural, Organic Makeup Artist and Holistic Nutritionist based in Vancouver.

If you are interested in green beauty and are looking to make the switch in your beauty routine, Amanda will be on hand to guide you through the many brands we offer and will help you select the right products for your skin. Julia, the Odacité Beauty Ambassador will also be on hand from 1-3PM to assist you in picking just the right oils for you to create your own skin cocktail.

There will be a gift with a purchase from some of the stores favourite brands including RMSKosas and Odacité. Zimt Chocolates will be offering some sweet treats and The Juice Truck will be serving up their Skin Deep Juice full of antioxidants from kiwi and strawberries.

Big Easy Funk Ensemble

Guilt & Co.

Sat. January 28, 2017 – Show 10pm

Big Easy Funk Ensemble celebrates the amazing variety of music that has grown out of the Jazz, Blues and Snazzy Grooves of New Orleans. The 9 member band includes a 3-piece horn section comprised of Andrew Benton Sax, Kevin Tang Trombone and Ryan Naso Trumpet. The rhythm section includes Reece Worth on Guitar, Eric Stephenson on Bass, Tyler Gibson on Keyboards & Organ, Ryan Davis on Drums, Jeffrey Kornblum on Percussion and last but not least the mesmerizing Chris Berry on Vocals.

Black Fridays at Alexander w/ DJ Bandz (Lil Durk/OTF

@ Alexander Gastown

Friday January 27th 2017
Doors at 10pm
Alexander + Black Fridays present:
Black Fridays
with special guest DJ Bandz (Lil Durk / OTF)
+ guests Valee + Kal Capone
+ residents Marvel + Jolin Ras

[email protected] for guest list + table reservations

Brandon Hart single release for “Nightmares”

The Portside Pub

January 26th,2017 – 7pm

Live Acts Canada Presents the Brandon Hart single release for “Nightmares”. Special guests are Matthias, DMoney & Jacob Hoskins and Goldstepz Thursday January 26th at The Portside Pub.

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM. $10 in advance or $12 at the door.

Vancity Street #002 x BOI Culture

M.I.A. Niteclub Gastown

JAN26 – 8pm

Welcome to #vancitystreet: a night of fashion & style featuring local acts, street style vendors & designers for underground runway
BOI Culture
In a 21st century world, BOI Culture has 18k followers supporting a single mission: “A soul doesn’t have a gender, masculinity doesn’t belong to ‘men’ and femininity doesn’t belong to ‘women’.” Join us for an androgynous birthday set from the co-founder of #vancitystreet!