Events

Rock For Dimes “Battle of the Bands”

96.9 JACK presents the 2017 Rock For Dimes “Battle of the Bands” event

Rock for Dimes Vancouver is an annual battle-of-the-bands in support of March of Dimes Canada. Local musicians flex their musical muscles for a panel of judges (Rick Lee, Dave Gehn, Garth Richardson) and money raised goes to MODC programs and services.

Be at the Red Room UltraBar at 7pm on Feb. 23 for some great music in support of a great cause.

Tickets are $25.

More info @ rockfordimes.ca/vancouver

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Loving Spoonful Candygrams

Jan 16 - Feb 6

Cupid is sharpening it's arrow and aiming for Like - Love - Lust. Order your husband, wife, friends, brother, sister, co-worker, teacher, boyfriend, girlfriend or crush a Candygram for this Valentines day to support A Loving Spoonful in providing meals for men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS.Pay online and we’ll mail it for you anywhere in Canada.

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Vancouver International Boat Show with 2 great locations

Jan 18 - Jan 22

Western Canada’s largest annual boat show, the Vancouver International Boat Show presented by Boating BC, is returning this January for its 55th year. On now through Sunday @ 5pm, this year’s show will host more than 250 exhibitors showcasing the newest and most innovative selection of boats and accessories for boaters and water sports enthusiasts of all types and skill levels.

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Dine Out Vancouver

Jan 20 - Feb 5

Tourism Vancouver’s Dine Out™ Vancouver Festival is Canada’s largest annual food and drink festival, attracting over 100,000 local and visiting food enthusiasts to experience the city’s exceptionally diverse culinary scene.

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Street Food City

Jan 23 - Jan 29

Seven delicious days on Howe Street (between Georgia & Smithe) for STREET FOOD CITY, as part of Dine Out Vancouver! Don't miss over 20 of the city's best food trucks take the streets from Jan. 23-29, 2017!

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Blue Rodeo

Jan 27

Blue Rodeo is returning to Vancouver and playing two shows at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre following the release of the band's latest album 1000 Arms!

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Blue Rodeo

Jan 28

Blue Rodeo is returning to Vancouver and playing two shows at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre following the release of the band's latest album 1000 Arms!

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River Rock Casino Resort’s Big Football Party

Feb 5

96.9 JACK and Coors Light present the River Rock Casino Resort’s Big Football Party hosted by JACK’s Morning Glory with Kiah and Tara Jean on Sunday, Feb. 5th.

It’s the only place in town where you can watch the BIG Game on a 40FT HD Screen with Theater Sound, plus there’s tons of prizes up for grabs including: 2 x Leather Recliners for 1 winner to take home, an Apple iWatch, Molson Beer Fridge, Portable BBQ, 40 inch HD TV and tons of swag!

Tickets are $29.95 and includes the Tailgate River Rock Buffet!

Visit RiverRock.com/BigGame for details.  Tickets are on sale at 10am on Saturday, Jan. 14th and available HERE.

Or listen to JACK’s Morning Glory for your chance to win your way in!

 

 

 

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WWE Road To WRESTLEMANIA

Feb 6

WWE LIVE will make a stop in Abbotsford on the “Road to WrestleMania” on Mon, Feb 6, 2016. This will be your chance to see your favorite WWE Superstars including: Bray Wyatt, WWE World Heavyweight Champion AJ Styles, Intercontinental Champion The Miz, Dean Ambrose, Becky Lynch, Dolph Ziggler, plus many more of your favorite WWE Superstars!

 

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Kinky Boots presented by Broadway Across Canada

Feb 7 - Feb 12

Broadway Across Canada presents Kinky Boots, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper! The Tony Award-winning musical is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre from February 7-12, 2017!

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Children's Arts Festival

Feb 13

96.9 JACK is proud to support the City of Richmond and its annual Children's Arts Festival happening at the Richmond Cultural Centre this Family Day!

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JFL Northwest Comedy Festival

Feb 16 - Feb 25

The ten-day winter highlight runs from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 25, 2017 at various venues throughout Vancouver. JFL NorthWest will be bringing you your stand-up favourites, and championing breakout stars you didn’t even know you loved, plus improv, sketch, podcasts and daytime programming!

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BC Home + Garden Show

Feb 22 - Feb 26

Join 96.9 JACK at one of the largest home and garden shows in Vancouver! This show features landscaping companies, remodeling contractors, interior designers with speakers & celebrities, a main stage, garden stage and more at BC Place from February 22-26, 2017.

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Rock for Dimes

Feb 23

Rock for Dimes Vancouver is an annual battle-of-the-bands in support of March of Dimes Canada. Local musicians flex their musical muscles for a panel of judges (Rick Lee, Dave Gehn, Garth Richardson) and money raised goes to MODC programs and services.Be at the Red Room UltraBar at 7 pm on Feb. 23 for some great music in support of a great cause.

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Pet Lover Show

Feb 25 - Feb 26

Vancouver Pet Lover Show celebrates animal lovers from the Vancouver area and the lower mainland.

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Jim Jefferies

Mar 2 - Mar 3

Jim Jefferies has proven again to be one of the most prolific comedians working today with his announcement of 'The Unusual Punishment Tour.'

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Philosopher Kings

Mar 6

The Kings are back after a ten year hiatus! The Philopsoher Kings are coming to the Commodore Ballroom on March 6, 2017! Show is at 8:00PM.

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Colin James

Mar 8

Colin James brings his Blue Highways Tour with special guest Tami Neilson on Wednesyda, March 8, 2017 at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver!

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Red Hot Chili Peppers

Mar 18

96.9 JACK welcomes Red Hot Chili Peppers with special guest Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena

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I Love the 90's Tour

Apr 22

On April 22, 2017 the I Love the 90's Tour featuring Vanilla Ice, Salt N Pepa, Color Me Badd and Young MC take over the Abbotsford Centre!

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An Evening with Jackson Browne

Apr 27

Rock and Roll hall of fame inductee Jackson Browne is playing at the Centre in Vancouver on April 27, 2017! The doors open at 6:30pm and the show begins at 7:30pm, featuring Greg Leisz.

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Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey

Apr 27

Multi-platinum-selling artists, multiple Grammy Award®-winners and music icons, Lionel Richie and very special guest Mariah Carey will bring the "All The Hits" tour to Pepsi Live Rogers Arena on April 22, 2017!

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U2 with Mumford and Sons

May 12

96.9 JACK welcomes U2 with Special Guests, Mumford and Sons SOLD OUT @ BC Place on May 12th part of The Joshua Tree Tour!

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Def Leppard with Tesla and Poison @ Rogers Arena

Jun 6

96.9 JACK presents Def Leppard with special guests Tesla and Poison.   They return to the road this spring for a three month run across North America, including a stop in Vancouver!

Tickets on sale Friday, January 20th @ 10am at LiveNation.com and charge by phone 1-855-985-5000

Prices are $45, $65, $95 and $139 plus taxes and service charges / Reserved Seating.   The Def Leppard Rock Brigade Concert Club presales begins on January 17th also at LiveNation.com.

 

 

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Bonnie Raitt

Jun 19

96.9 JACK welcomes Bonnie Raitt and the Dig in Deep Tour with guests Royal Wood on Monday, June 19th to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre

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Neil Diamond

Jul 24

Grammy Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Member, Neil Diamond, will celebrate his unparalleled career spanning 50 years with a world tour. The 50 Year Anniversary World Tour, produced by Live Nation, will begin April 7 with a stop in Vancouver on July 24, 2017!

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Bruno Mars

Jul 26 - Jul 27

Bruno Mars and guests take over Pepsi Live Rogers Arena for the 24K Magic World Tour!

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Guns N' Roses

Sep 1

Guns N' Roses "Not in this Lifetime Tour" shows no signs of stopping as it steamrolls into 2017 with another set of stadium daters lined up included Vancouver on September 1st!

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Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams Tour, 2017

Sep 29

Fall 2017 Vancouver welcomes Coldplay and their A Head Full Of Dreams Tour to BC Place Stadium on September 29th, 2017.

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Roger Waters: "Us + Them" Tour 2017

Oct 28

Featuring classic Pink Floyd, some new songs and solo work. Roger Waters – Us + Them will tour the United States and Canada and will showcase highlights from Waters’ ground breaking body of work.

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