Newt’s Top 10 things to do in Vancouver this weekend

stewart copeland joins the VSO Friday and Saturday

By Steve Newton

Canadian blues-rocker Colin James plays the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Friday, with guests the Ally Venable Band.

Japanese psych-rock quintet Kikagaku Moyo plays a SOLD OUT show at the Rickshaw on Friday, with guest Yu Su.

The B.C. Lions take on the Ottawa Redblacks in CFL action at BC Place Stadium on Friday.

The 41st annual Vancouver International Film Festival features over 300 films being shown at the VIFF Centre, Cinematheque, and Rio Theatre until October 9.

A posse of World First Nations women smash stereotypes in Hot Brown Honey: The Remix, running at the York Theatre until October 8.

Former Police drummer and movie-soundtrack composer Stewart Copeland joins the Vancouver Symphony at the Orpheum on Friday and Saturday.

Burnaby crooner Michael Bublé plays Rogers Arena on Saturday.

American country-rockers the Mavericks play the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Saturday, with guest Kelly Prescott (originally scheduled Los Lobos will not appear).

The Vancouver Whitecaps take on Austin FC at BC Place Stadium on Saturday.

Five Alarm Funk plays the Commodore Ballroom on Saturday, with guests My Son the Hurricane.



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