Thursday, June 21, 2018
National Indigenous Peoples Day
Bring your family and friends and come explore our exhibitions including Haida Now: A Visual Feast of Innovation and Tradition and c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city! Plus enter to win great prizes courtesy of Native Northwest. Admission is pay what you can.
Friday, June 22, 2018
The Shoe Project: Walk in Their Shoes
In partnership with the Museum of Vancouver, The Shoe Project Vancouver presents Walk in Their Shoes, an evening of performance with ten amazing women from Syria, Tibet, Eritrea, Colombia, Somalia, Indonesia, Iraq, Bangladesh, and El Salvador who tell their stories of arrival and adaptation to Canada—through a pair of shoes.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Happy Hour Jazz Series featuring the Steve Kaldestad Quartet.
Join us for MOV's Jazz Themed Happy Hour Series featuring diverse musicians from Vancouver's rich jazz community. Explore our exhibitions, have a drink, enjoy live music performance in the MOV studio. Happy Hour features live jazz ensembles curated by Cory Weeds.
Select Weekends June 30 – October 27, 2018
Wild Things - Interactive Stations
MOV and Nature Vancouver have scheduled a series of interactive stations for you and your family to enjoy during your visit to our newest exhibition, Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives. Informed nature enthusiasts and educators will offer in-depth information about the natural world
Friday, July 13, 2018
Sister Says: Music & Storytelling Concert
Fronted by mixed Haida-Tsimshian siblings Gillian and Robert Thomson, Sister Says has a dreamy, lyrically rich approach to songwriting, referencing the soul, blues and pop music the two musicians were exposed to growing up. Their memorable live shows have taken them across Canada and internationally where the band has played prominent venues including the BC Pavilion in Beijing China in 2008 . Sister Says have opened for headliners Stars and Blackie and the Rodeo Kings. Their 5 piece band will have you moving in your seats. A Q & A will follow the performance giving you an opportunity to ask them about their songs, touring life and beyond.
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Sita Sings The Blues Free Screening
In conjunction with VIFF’s contribution to Indian Summer Festivities MOV and VIFF present a free screening of the animated, entertaining feature length film, Sita Sings the Blues. The flim will screen in our intimate theatre located on the lower level of the museum.