October 14 2019
This Week In Gastown: October 14 – 20
Written by Gastown Admin
HALLOWEEN MYSTERY NIGHTS
MONDAY, OCTOBER 14
Solve a murder mystery and earn your detective badge this Halloween!
Every night in October 2019 starting at 7 p.m.
Costumes encouraged! $32 per player plus fees and taxes.
Plan for 2 hours & 15 minutes of game time.
Game starts and ends near Waterfront Station.
Sign up in teams of 2-5 players to compete against others for the highest score!
Want to play during the day? Book your team of 2-5 players here.
Got at least 6 players? Get your own private game. Book here.
Be sure to add firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book so that you don’t miss our email with further instructions.
PRIZES AND A HAPPY HOUR JUST FOR OUR DETECTIVES Courtesy of Revel Room!
The Police Chief recognizes how hard you detectives work on these murder cases! Show your badge at Revel Room (238 Abbott Street) after the game for drink specials at Mystery Nights Happy Hour. Solving this cold case is reward enough, but each Mystery Night, the team with the highest score will also win a gift card to Revel Room!
The Lost Souls of Gastown Tour
MONDAY, OCTOBER 14
8 – 9:30 PM
As Halloween draws near, follow the lamplight of your guide into Vancouver’s earliest and most gruesome history. You’ll step inside a world of murder, revenge, and true grit in a dramatic retelling of Victorian Gastown’s earliest stories. Tales of deadly fire and smallpox emerge from the shadows as you venture through cobblestone streets to the shocking finale in this unique performance-theatre experience.
Gruesome stories of the Great Fire
The notorious ladies of the Gold Rush
A murder mystery unsolved to this day
The haunting legend of Gaoler’s Mews
The chilling history of George Vancouver
Stories of smallpox outbreaks & heartbreaks
Hotels and streets that haven’t changed from the 1800s
MON – SAT
8 PM – 9:30 PM
+ EXTRA HALLOWEEN DATES AND TIMES
FALL IN FOCUS: ETNIA BARCELONA TRUNK SHOW EVENT
THURSDAY , OCTOBER 15
Since 2001, Etnia Barcelona has forged their own path with bold colours and classic design turning eyewear from mere accessory to artistic statement. They’ve grown into a truly international brand embracing all cultures and lifestyles to inspire truly free and limitless creativity.
The colour, the style, the comfort of Etnia Barcelona are unparalleled and a cornucopia of dazzling new frames are arriving for The Etnia Trunk Show event only at Mosh Framemakers!
Thursday November 15th 10 to 6
Friday November 16th 10 to 6
Saturday November 17th 11 to 5
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16
Canada’s largest free weekly pinball tournament
Every Wednesday at 7pm
Hosted and DJ’d by Mary Mac
Whether you’re an avid player or not, #FreePlay is for everyone
$5 Parallel 49 craft lager | 1/2 price Wings
Chef’s Catch Dinner at Coquille
Coquille Fine Seafood
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Join us on Thursday October 17th at 6:30pm for our monthly Chef’s Catch Dinner with each menu focusing on a different Ocean Wise and seasonal seafood or shellfish.
Guests will be treated to dinner at an intimate communal table that faces the kitchen and raw bar, where they will watch Chef Cooper and his culinary team create each dish with thoughtful wine pairings with each course included in the ticket price.
Tickets are $85 + taxes and gratuity
*Due to the nature of the dinner, we are unable to accommodate for dietary restrictions
DJ ZEUS – EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT
The Portside Pub
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17
Every Thursday night DJ Zeus plays all of your fave hits from the 80s, 90s, 2000s, and NOW! No cover and drink specials.
Guest DJ at The Cambie
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18
Guest DJ playing party tunes from 10pm until late.
BACK AND FORTH SATURDAYS
The Charles Bar
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19
9 – 3:00 AM
Featuring: DJ EL NINO
OLD + NEW SCHOOL RAP/RNB/HIPHOP ALL NIGHT
$8.00 DOUBLE HIGHBALLS/$5.50 SOL/$3.00 Monster Energy.
GET ON THE LIST HERE.
PS…Book your stagette or birthday party and groups of 10+ more will receive a complimentary bottle of bubbles to pop.
For more events in Gastown this week – Click Here