Events


Jun
13
Thu
Andrea Bocelli: In Concert @ Rogers Arena
Jun 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

**TICKETS ON SALE AS OF DECEMBER 10 AT 10AM**

NEWS 1130 welcomes Andrea Bocelli to Vancouver on June 13, 2019!

Bocelli is celebrated as one of the world’s best classical crossover artists, and he’ll be bringing his operatic arias and pop hits to Vancouver, in support of his latest album ‘Si’. With his massive crossover appeal, Bocelli has collaborated with a plethora of pop stars including the likes of Ed Sheeran, Celine Dion, Tony Bennett and more.

Jun
14
Fri
2019 APNA Truck Show @ TRADEX
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm

APNA Truck Show 2019 promises its attendees another phenomenal show at Abbotsford’s Tradex Center. With even more exhibitors and visitors expected than the previous year, APNA Truck Show will be the event of 2019 in Western Canada. Meet other professionals in the industry, view and learn about new technologies and services offered, enjoy the festivities, or learn about potential careers. It’s all going to happen at the 2019 APNA Truck Show. So don’t forget to mark your calendars.

JOB FAIR
The Job Fair, one of the key components of APNA Truck Show 2019, is expected to be even bigger than in the past.Trucking companies filling their driver needs. Not only did recruiters have the opportunity to meet with and even interview potential drivers, drivers also had the opportunity to explore requirements and benefits of various companies.

SHOW & SHINE
The Show & Shine will again be a major highlight, where visitors will have a chance to polish, buff, and showcase their special vehicles, ranging from customized rigs to classic cars and motorcycles. If you’re a truck, auto, or motorcycle enthusiast then register your vehicle.

ENTERTAINMENT
Apna Truck Show 2019 will once again feature non-stop entertainment during the event. While gathering information on products and services, take time out to enjoy dancing, singing, and other forms of entertainment, both of ethnic and western styles. This is one venue where work can definitely be mixed with fun and excitement.

SEMINARS
Looking to get more information that is crucial to the transport industry? The 2019 APNA Truck Show will again feature many seminars that focus on business, safety, health, and other topics that need to be discussed. Take part in these seminars so you stay current.

14th June – By Invitation Only
Friday: 6pm – 9pm

15th & 16th June – Open to Public
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm

Learn more at www.apnatruckshow.com

Jun
20
Thu
BCBusiness “Top 100 Luncheon” Celebrates 30 Years @ Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

NEWS 1130 and BCBusiness present the 30th anniversary of the Top 100 luncheon.   This is THE networking event of the year.

Come out and celebrate B.C.’s biggest companies.   This year’s special guest is Jim Treliving,  one of Canada’s most renowned businesses leaders.   Jim will share  the story of his success.  Chairman and owner of Boston Pizza International and a veteran of CBC’s Dragons’ Den, Jim launched his entrepreneurial career 50 years ago with a single restaurant franchise.  From those humble beginnings, he built Boston Pizza into a $1-billion empire with operations throughout North America.

Join NEWS 1130 and BCBusiness as we honour the province’s top businesses, followed by Jim Treliving in conversation with Peter Legge.

Harry Jerome International Track Classic 2019 @ Swangard Stadium
Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Harry Jerome International Track Classic 2019 @ Swangard Stadium

NEWS 1130 is a proud sponsor of the 36th edition of the Harry Jerome International Track Classic.  For 36 years, the Harry Jerome Track Classic has provided an opportunity for top Canadians to compete against athletes from around the world.    This is your chance to see Top Canadian Athletes like Melissa Bishop (800 metres), Vancouver’s own Liz Gleadle (Javelin Throw) and Georgia Ellenwood from Langley, BC compete.   This one-day competition is an important step in meeting critical Olympic and World Championships qualifying standards.  The 2019 World Championships are in Doha, Qatar September 28th to October 6th in preparation to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. 

The Harry Jerome Track Classic happens from 5pm – 9:30pm.

MEN’S EVENTS

100m, 200m, 400m,800m, 1500m, 3000m, 110m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin, Junior Development 4x100m (Division 2-2008 or younger/grade 5 or lower, Division 4-2006 or younger/grade 7 or lower), Special Olympics 100m, Para 100m mixed Para Shot put

WOMEN’S EVENTS

100m, 200m, 400m,800m, 1500m, 100m hurdles, 3000m steeplechase, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin, Junior development 4x100m (Division 1-2008 or younger/grade 5 or lower, Division 3-2006 or younger/grade 7 or lower), Special Olympics 100m, Para 100m mixed

 See FULL SCHEDULE HERE

Important Note: Organizers reserve the right to modify the event list.

Jun
21
Fri
TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival @ Various Locations
Jun 21 – Jul 1 all-day
TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival @ Various Locations

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival is held in 35 venues across Vancouver featuring 1,800 artists, 300 performances and more that 150 FREE SHOWS.   This annual event offers something for everyone and should not be missed.   NEWS 1130 is proud to sponsor HERBIE HANCOCK on June 29th at the Queen E. Theatre.   Tickets start as $69.00  

Jun
24
Mon
Oprah Winfrey: Your Path Made Clear @ Rogers Arena
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Oprah Winfrey: Your Path Made Clear @ Rogers Arena

NEWS 1130 presents Oprah Winfrey: Your Path Made Clear (Discovering Your Life’s Direction and Purpose).    Oprah will embark on a multi-city Canadian tour this summer as she shares her key lessons and the personal stories that helped set the course for her best life.   Oprah Winfrey will speak about the moments throughout her life that helped direct her on her path before being joined on stage by a special guest who impacted her journey for a unique one on one conversation.

Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 3 at 10am.

“If you’re feeling stuck or at a crossroads, there’s no need to waste another moment wondering if there is more to life,” says Winfrey. “Of course there is. And it’s yours for the finding.  Winfrey’s most recent New York Times Bestseller released in March 2019, “The Path Made Clear” provides inspiration and guidance to help readers discover not only who they are, but who you are meant to be. Guests featured in the book who will join Winfrey on tour will be announced at a later date.

Oprah Winfrey has created an unparalleled connection with people around the world, making her one of the most respected and admired figures today. Winfrey is an Academy Award-nominated actress, #1 author on the New York Times Bestsellers List, and a dedicated philanthropist. In 2013, Winfrey was awarded the Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. In 2018, she was honored with the Cecil B deMille Award by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

 

Jun
25
Tue
Corey Hart: Never Surrender Tour w/ Glass Tiger @ Rogers Arena
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm
Corey Hart: Never Surrender Tour w/ Glass Tiger @ Rogers Arena

JACK 96.9 presents Corey Hart: The Never Surrender Tour at Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena Tuesday, June 25th with special guests Glass Tiger.

Tickets go on sale Friday, December 7 at 10am at www.livenation.com.

Each ticket purchased for the Never Surrender tour comes with a digital copy of Corey’s new EP when it’s released May 3, 2019.

Dreaming Time Again, Hart’s first studio collection of songs in over 20 years was produced by the legendary Bob Ezrin and will feature the title track and first official single which will be available January 14, 2019.

As prelude to the official single’s release, Corey Hart has launched the seasonal track “Another December” which will be included on the EP. The video for “Another December” is available now.

The 5 song EP also includes the up tempo rocker “First Rodeo” featuring Jim Cuddy on vocals.  Fans can stream/download “Another December” HERE

Jun
26
Wed
Jeff Lynne’s ELO @ Rogers Arena
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jeff Lynne’s ELO @ Rogers Arena

Jeff Lynne’s ELO is coming to Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena, Wednesday, June 26th, 2019. Tickets go on sale Monday, October 29th at 10am through www.ticketmaster.ca.

Known as one of the most iconic forces in music history, Jeff Lynne’s ELO has spent the last two years with a critically acclaimed and chart-topping album, a sold out run of UK and European shows, as well as an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The band has always been known for their epic live shows and with a distinct style that seamlessly and innovatively blends rock, pop and classical, ELO has had more than 20 Top 40 Hits across the U.S. and the U.K., making Lynne’s sweeping productions some of the most recognizable music of the last forty years and helping sell over 50 million records worldwide.

Widely agreed upon as one of the greatest record producers in music history, Lynne was a co-founder and member of The Travelling Wilburys together with George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, and Tom Petty, as well as a producer and collaborator with some of the biggest names in music including The Beatles, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Joe Walsh, and most recently, Bryan Adams.

Jun
29
Sat
Dido & Guests: Live at The Orphean @ The Orphean
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dido & Guests: Live at The Orphean @ The Orphean  | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

Electronic pop chanteuse Dido will be performing her classic hits as well as new songs from her new album, ‘Still On My Mind’ at The Orphean Theatre, Saturday June 29th, 2019.

The former member of UK Dance Sensation ‘Faithless’ is well known for her break out single ‘Thank You’ which was huge in the charts back in 2001.

Dido’s world tour only stops off in Vancouver so catch her here in the country whilst you can!

Here’s just a taste of what’s to come. Below is Dido’s initial single off her new album.

Tickets go on sale November 16th at 10am!

 

 

Jul
6
Sat
Paul McCartney “Freshen Up” Tour @ BC Place
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Paul McCartney has announced he’s bringing his acclaimed “Freshen Up” tour back to Canada in July for his only Canadian live date of 2019, Saturday, July 6th at B.C Place Stadium.

The Paul McCartney live experience is everything any music lover could ever want from a show: nearly three hours nightly of the greatest moments from the last 50 years of music, dozens of songs from Paul’s solo, Wings, and of course, The Beatles catalogues that have formed the soundtracks of our lives.

Tickets are on sale NOW www.livenation.com,