INTERNeX Canada: What to do on the Weekend

Festivals, Markets, Music – enjoy the summer and your weekend!


13th Annual Vancouver Chinatown Festival
Experience the free Vancouver Chinatown Festival this weekend. Games, cultural performances, booths, carnival foods, DJs, a marketplace, and walking tours await you in Chinatown at Columbia and Keefer Street. For more information visit their website

When: Sat. Aug. 11 – Sun. Aug. 12, 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: Vancouver Chinatown, Columbia and Keefer Street

MusicFest Vancouver 2012
Explore extraordinary music! Visit the MusicFest Vancouver and listen to world music, from jazz to classic! In ten days over 40 concerts and performances from all over the world and from all times will take place in Vancouver. For tickets and venues see

When: August 10 – August 19, 2012
Where: various venues in Vancouver

Yelp Food Cart Fest
The Yelp Food Cart Fest runs every Sunday until September 2, 2012 and is one of the largest gathering of food trucks in Vancouver. Besides food there are community markets, live music performances, family entertainment, and a beer garden. Admission is free. If you would like to find out more, check out this website:

When: Sunday, August 12, 12pm – 6pm
Where: Waldorf Hotel, 1489 E.Hastings, Vancouver



SummerWorks Theatre Festival
See over 30 different plays presented in public areas for your summer viewing pleasure. Live performances will please theatre-lovers and interested spactatiors! For more information:

When: August 10 to August 19, 2012
When: Saturday, August 11, 2012

Distillery Art Market
Visit the beautiful Distillery District and check out the Art Market that includes works like handmade soaps, tin can ukeleles, figurines, photography, paintings, and food art. Their website is:

When: Sat. August 11 – Sun. August 12, 2012
Where: The Distillery Historic District




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Suite 200 – 211 Columbia Street
Vancouver BC -V6A 2R5-
Phone: +1 (604) 662 8149

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