Paradox's Top 8 Event Picks for Vancouver this June

Festivals, Sports, and Sizzling Entertainment!

Dragon boat festival - Destination Vancouver:Vision Event Photography Inc.

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1. Bard on the Beach (June 11 - Sept 21)

Immerse yourself in the timeless works of Shakespeare at Bard on the Beach. Set against the stunning backdrop of Vanier Park, this beloved theatre festival brings classic plays to life with a contemporary twist. Enjoy a summer of drama, comedy, and romance under the stars. More info


2. VanDusen Gardens - Fleurs de Villes (June 21 - 30)

Step into a floral wonderland at VanDusen Botanical Garden's Fleurs de Villes ARTISTE. Marvel at stunning floral installations celebrating remarkable artists, crafted by Vancouver’s top floral talents. It’s a fragrant and colorful feast for the senses. More info


3. Dragon Boat Festival (June 22 - 23)

Dive into the exhilarating world of the Dragon Boat Festival! Watch teams paddle fiercely in beautifully decorated boats at False Creek. Enjoy cultural performances, delicious food, and vibrant festivities. It’s a weekend of thrilling races and fun for the whole family. More info


4. Greek Day on Broadway (June 23, 11am - 9pm)

OPA! Get ready for a day filled with Greek culture, food, and festivities on Broadway. Indulge in mouthwatering souvlaki, enjoy traditional music and dance, and immerse yourself in the rich heritage. It’s a cultural explosion you won’t want to miss. More info


5.Snoop Dogg at Rogers Arena (June 25, 7pm)

Drop it like it’s hot with Snoop Dogg live at Rogers Arena! Get ready for a night of epic beats, legendary hits, and an unforgettable performance by the rap icon himself. Secure your spot for a night of hip-hop magic. Get tickets


6. Vancouver Canadians Baseball (June 25 - 30)

Batter up! Catch the Vancouver Canadians in action at Nat Bailey Stadium. Enjoy the classic baseball atmosphere, tasty snacks, and family-friendly fun. It’s the perfect way to spend a summer evening. More info


7. BC Lions vs. Edmonton Elks (June 27, 7pm)

Roar with the BC Lions as they take on the Edmonton Elks at BC Place! Experience the thrill of live football, cheer on your team, and enjoy an electrifying evening of sports action. Don’t forget to grab your tickets! Get tickets


8. Whitecaps vs. St. Louis (June 29, 7:30pm)

Kick off an exciting evening with the Vancouver Whitecaps as they face St. Louis at BC Place. Experience the energy of live soccer, cheer for your team, and enjoy the thrill of every goal. Soccer fans, this is a match you can’t miss! More info