Fade February Competition. The Orchard & The Sea. Rock Paper Portside. Soatoa. Hideout: Deep Down Inside. Test Thursdays. This Week In Gastown.

Fade February Competition


Sunday February 26th


Attention raw denim aficionados! It’s your time to shine (and win free jeans.) Vancouver’s favorite jean store, Dutil Denim at 303 West Cordova in Gastown is hosting their 6th annual to celebrate style, individuality and raw denim!

If you think you’ve got the best fades in Vancouver, Dutil Denim wants you to come out and prove it on Sunday February 26th at 2PM. To enter please visit dutildenim.com/fade-february by February 24th then bring you and your jeans to dutil, for live judging at 2PM Sunday February 26th. Dutil will be awarding free jeans from Naked & Famous, Nudie, Doublewood and Imogene + Willie to the best fades in the city.

In celebration of Denim Culture, Dutil will also be offering 20% off all Raw Denim on Saturday February 25th and Sunday February 26th… and free beer from PBR during the competition to help keep you creative.

Orchard & the Sea ‏

55 Powell St.
Starting Feb 24 & 25, and then every Fri-Sun 6pm-11pm

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night, Txotx Imports will transform Birds & the Beets into Orchard & the Sea; BC’s first and only craft cider house and restaurant. Committed to serving the best ciders from local and international producers, paired with expertly hand-crafted small plates.

It’s all about the apple.

Rock Paper Portside!

The Portside Pub

Wednesday, February 22

9 pm

Come join the fun on the last Wednesday of every month!

The Portside Pub and Jolly Brain Productions presents a hilarious & interactive Rock Paper Scissors show the last Wednesday of the month! Where else can you cut, cover & crush your way to cash, prizes and bragging rights!?!

Register Here



Guilt & Co.

Fri. February 24

Show 10pm


Soatoa’s influences range from the gritty rock of Blind Melon to the roots reggae rhythms of old Lee Perry productions and everything in-between. Soatoa members seamlessly bridge musical gaps while adding their own experiences in life, music and the great unknown.

Hideout: Deep Down Inside

MIA Night Club

Saturday, February 25

10 pm

M.I.A. goes Deep Down Inside every Saturday in Gastown with world renown deejay & producer talent supported by a rotating roster of local Vancouver resident DDI selectors.

Main Room: Derrick Vnuk/James Hopkins/Cato Kane

Back Room: Project Mavara

Get Deep Down Inside every Saturday in one of North America’s most intimate rooms to feature the industry leading Funktion One sound system.


Alexander Gastown

Thursday, February 23

11 pm

Back again Feb 23rd deep underground below Alexander for another session of rollin’ future funk and techy DnB with a focus on local production

For more events in Gastown this week – click here.