November is in full swing and with it has come the cold and rainy weather. Not to worry, we have a list of things you can enjoy (mostly) indoors this month. From delicious eats, to suporrting local charities, to doing some shopping, we’ve got you covered. Check out what is going on on and around Robson Street this month:
Embracing Canada Exhibit
When: Now until January 17, 2016
Where: Vancouver Art Gallery
What: This exhibit features landscapes from Krieghoff to the Group of Seven
VFCS Umbrella Campaign
When: November 10 from 7:30 to 10am
Where: Burrard Station, Granville and Georgia, Granville Station and Waterfront Station
What: The Vancouver Firefighters’ Charitable Society is helping us stay dry with their umbrella campaign. 100% of proceeds from the sales of umbrellas ($10 each) and Clif bars ($2 each) will go towards the VFCS Snack Program which provides over 60 thousand snacks to school children in Vancouver each year.
Joe Fortes 30th Anniversary Party
When: November 10 at 6:30pm
Where: Joe Fortes
What: Celebrate Joe’s 30th anniversary with live entertainment, wine and beer tasting, fresh oysters and gourmet canapes. Contact Norma Cisneros at firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets. Proceeds from the event will be going towards the Vancouver Firefighters’ Charitable Society.
Remebrance Day Ceremony and Parade
When: November 11 at 9:45am
Where: Cenotaph at Victory Square – West Hastings street between Cambie street and Hamilton street
What: Remember our Veterans in a special ceremony at Victory Square
The Antinori and Mission Hill Truffle Dinner
When: November 19 at 6:30pm
What: Join CinCin for a luxurious five-course tasting menu, featuring rare truffles and seasonal flavours, will be paired with wines from Antinori and Mission Hill
Cost: $195 plus tax and gratuity
Gap Cash Event
When: Now until November 19
What: For every $50 you spend, receive $25 in Gap Cash to use towards a future purchase!
What are you looking forward to doing this month? Let us know in the comments below!