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Things to do in Vancouver this week! | Sep. 28 - Oct. 2
The first weekend of October is right around the corner; oh how time flies by!
October usually means autumn leaves, pumpkin patches, fall layers, and so much more. Looking to switch gears this weekend and bask in the new season? Here are some exciting events happening this week and weekend!
1. ULTRA NIGHT RUN
Michelob Ultra's annual 5k and 10k runs are going virtual for the very first time!
Run anytime between October 2 and 2, and log your time and distance! Every 1km ran, 1 meal will be donated to the Canada Food Banks!
Must be 19 years of age; for more details, check it out here!
2. THANKSGIVING DINNER AT THE SANDBAR
Wanna spend Thanksgiving a bit early and get in on the Thanksgiving pallet?
From Oct. 1 to Oct. 9, enjoy The Sandbar's special Thanksgiving menu with your friends and family at one of the premium restaurants in all of Vancouver, located on Granville Island!
Details: Dine-in 3-course turkey dinner $42/person
Takeout Turkey Dinner for to $69
For more information, check it out here!
3. SAVOUR: A CULINARY FESTIVAL
From October 2 to 4, 2020 cuisine and cause come together in the ultimate pairing: the food we love and supporting Canadians affected by multiple sclerosis.
A variety of restaurants in B.C. will be participating, or get the "Chef at Home Experience" and cook alongside one of the best chefs in Canada virtually for your household!
To learn more, check it out here.
4. PORTOBELLO WEST FALL OUTDOOR MARKET
Portobello West’s signature shopping experience, the Fall Market with new safety protocols is back with an outdoor fall market taking place on Saturday and Sunday, October 3 and 4 from 10:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. at Helena Gutteridge Plaza, located at 453 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver!
Free admission! For more details, check it out here!