Events


Jul
15
Fri
Surrey 2016 Women’s World Softball Championship @ Located inside Softball City Sports & Entertainment Complex
Jul 15 – Jul 24 all-day

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The largest single sport world championship in North American history, this event features 31 teams from around the world who will gather in Surrey to compete for gold.

Team Canada will enter the tournament as a medal contender, after winning gold in the PAN AM Games in 2015. Currently ranked number four in the world, fans can come cheer on our team in its quest for the podium!

Other teams competing at the World Championships include: Australia, China, France, Great Britain, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, USA and Venezuela, plus many more.

 

 

Jan
19
Thu
Science World Innovation Canada 150 Festival @ Telus World of Science
Jan 19 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 8:24 pm
Science World Innovation Canada 150 Festival @ Telus World of Science | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

Science World and Innovation150 are organizing a city-wide celebration of innovation for Canada’s 150th anniversary. Innovation Festival: Vancouver includes travelling exhibitions, talks, tours, camps and other exciting activities that showcase Canadian innovation in action.

Innovation Festivals offer exciting events and activities for Canadian youth, families and communities in major urban areas across the country. They include the travelling exhibitions and talks associated with the Innovation150 initiative, as well as programming from dozens of community partners.

 

As part of the Festival, Science World will be hosting QUANTUM: The Exhibition from January 19 to February 26, 2017. QUANTUM: The Exhibition will explore how researchers are merging quantum mechanics and information technology to create the technologies that will revolutionize and define the 21st century—and how many Canadian researchers are leading the way.

 

In addition, the Power of Ideas Tour will stop in Vancouver from January 19 to the 24, 2017. It will explore the incredible ability of the human mind to question, make and innovate. The Power of Ideas Tour will bring cutting-edge, hands-on programming in science, technology, engineering and more, with a special focus on youth and Indigenous audiences.

 

Visit scienceworld.ca and Innovation150.ca for more information

Jun
11
Sun
Italian Day on the Drive @ Commercial Drive
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Italian Day on the Drive @ Commercial Drive | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

NEWS 1130 is proud to be the official radio sponsor of ITALIAN DAY ON THE DRIVE! This is one of Canada’s largest one-day cultural festivals on Commercial Drive! It is a vibrant street celebration of Italian culture and heritage in Vancouver.  Commercial Drive, also known as The Drive, transforms the street into a lively 17 block, vehicle free, celebration and community festa.

ITALIAN DAY offers over 200 street participants comprised of: sponsors, merchants, retail booths, food vendors and restaurant patios, as well as stages with live music and theatre, street performers, classic cars, activities and displays, children’s amusement zones and more.

In Italian, Amore means love! It is a universal language and an exchange evoking many things: affection, romance, passion, respect, creativity, and commitment that embraces many cultures. For Italian Day 2017, NEWS 1130 will help celebrate Amore in all aspects of life and the magical power it holds to connect and create both individual and collective experiences!