What are the best things to do in Vancouver from April 22 to 26?

Who’s ready for a week full of blossoms, night markets and concerts? From multiple Vancouver Canadians games to the return of the Richmond Night Market, here are 10 of the best things to do in and around Vancouver this week (April 22-26).


Alternative metal band Helmet has undergone numerous lineup changes over the years, but fans can still see OG guitarist and vocalist Page Hamilton on stage, alongside Kyle Stevenson on drums, guitarist Dan Beeman and bassist Dave Case.

When: Monday April 22
Where: Commodore Ballroom
Cost: $48

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival

It’s the final week of the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (VCBF), which means one of the most vibrant times of the year is slowly coming to an end. But not before the festival ends, which means there’s still time to enjoy Vancouver’s late April blossoms, which are currently in full bloom.

When: Friday March 29 to Thursday April 25
Where: Locations around Vancouver

Vancouver Canadians

It’s officially baseball season! This month, the Vancouver Canadians will take on the UBC Thunderbirds, Hillsboro Hops and the Spokane Indians.

When: Multiple dates in April
Where: Nat Bailey Stadium
Cost: $20+

Sponsored Choice: Chop Steakhouse & Bar

Spring is here – at least on the calendar. Whether you wake up to sunny days or a surprise snowstorm, there’s no reason not to get outside and enjoy fun and romantic spring date ideas! Start your day at the art gallery, stroll through the botanical gardens and end the day with fine dining at Chop Steakhouse & Bar to try their new, limited-time Steak Masters menu. The best part is that all of these ideas work rain or shine.

When: Open daily
Where: 17 locations across Canada

Richmond Night Market

From candy sticks to boba, to customizable noodles and hot pot, it’s easy to see why the market attracts more than a million visitors every year. The 2024 Richmond Night Market officially opens for the season on Friday, April 26, so mark your calendars!

When: Opened Friday April 26
Where: 8351 River Road, Richmond

And that’s the end of the week, Vancouver. To enjoy!