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BC Craft Brewing

Vancouver is the birthplace of craft beer in British Columbia and now home to a rapidly expanding list of unique breweries. With the growing trend to build local partnerships, many of Vancouver’s craft breweries incorporate fresh local ingredients to create unique and creative brews. You can step out and explore the over 30 local breweries near Downtown Vancouver. Many of Vancouver’s breweries offer tasting rooms, tours and have brew pubs on site. For more information, please visit the Tourism Vancouver website.

Sporting Events in Vancouver

Vancouver Whitecaps

Attend a Vancouver Whitecaps home match at BC Place Stadium and be part of the best sporting atmosphere in the city. 

For more information, schedules and tickets, visit the official Whitecaps website.

July 13th, 2019 at 7 PM- Whitecaps vs. Sporting Kansas City

July 20th, 2019 at 7 PM- Whitecaps vs. San Jose Earthquakes


BC Lions

The Lions are our football team competing in the West Division of the Canadian Football League. The Lions play their home games at BC Place. For more information, visit their website.

July 11th, 2019 at 7 PM– Lions vs. Edmonton Eskimos

July 27th, 2019 at 7 PM– Lions vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Theatre in Vancouver

Vancouver has a vibrate theatre scene with world renowned performances. Most notability, Queen Elizabeth Theatre is host to acclaimed opera and musical performances, as well as Broadway shows. Visiting Vancouver in the summer time? Bard on the Beach is Western Canada’s largest professional Shakespeare festival. The theatre Festival runs annually from early June through September in Vancouver.

For tickets, visit their website.

Vancouver’s Live Music Scene

Experience Vancouver’s most renown music venues just steps from the hotel. With live music nightly, Vancouver caters to all musical genres and preferences, whether it may be a large stadium show at Rogers Arena, an intimate open mic night or an outdoor concert on the lawn at Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park.

July 6th, 2019 at BC Place
Paul McCartney

July 10th, 2019 at Rogers Arena
Queen and Adam Lambert

July 16th, 2019 at Commodore Ballroom
Common

July 23rd, 2019 at Queen Elizabeth Theatre
David Foster

July 27th, 2019 at Rogers Arena
Backstreet Boys

July 28th, 2019 at The Orpheum Theatre
Norah Jones

Tickets available at Ticketmaster.

Museum Quality Art in an Intimate Environment

For your enjoyment, the EXchange Hotel Vancouver has hand selected and uniquely curated collection of artwork sourced from Italy, France, Sweden and the UK. Upon entering the lobby and guest rooms at EXchange Hotel Vancouver, one will experience an unparalleled selection of photographs sourced from Los Angeles based Saatchi Art. These limited-edition photographs, in art deco and documentary style are both thought provoking and dreamlike. Click to see the art featured at EXchange.

Dave Martone at Copper Chimney

“To listen to the music of Dave Martone is like experiencing a simultaneous explosion of sound, color and flavour.”

Every Wednesday in July and August, Dave Martone will be playing at Copper Chimney (located at Hotel Le Soleil Vancouver) from 5 to 8 PM. 

To learn more about Dave Martone, visit his website. 

Make sure that you don’t miss these fantastic evenings of live music- book your table now by clicking here. 

Bard on the Beach 2019

June 5th – September 21st

“Our 30th Anniversary Season runs from June 5 to September 21, 2019, with four productions on two stages. The BMO Mainstage hosts a revival of the huge Bard crowd-pleaser, 2007’s Wild West-set The Taming of the Shrew, which will play in repertory with the playful romantic comedy, Shakespeare in Love.” 

For more information and tickets, please visit the official website. 

Deighton Cup

July 20th

“The most stylish event of the summer returns for its 11th anniversary on July 20th, 2019 for another edition of rousing derby action at Hastings Racecourse.”

For more information, click here.

Honda Celebration of Light

“The Honda Celebration of Light is a week-long festival based in Vancouver, British Columbia, featuring the world’s largest offshore fireworks competition.” Learn more here.

Saturday, July 27th at 10 PM- India

Wednesday, July 31st at 10 PM- Canada

Saturday, August 3rd at 10 PM- Croatia