Events


Jan
14
Mon
Explore The Treasures Of Egypt with Bill Good and Collette Travel
Jan 14 @ 12:05 am – Dec 2 @ 1:05 am

NEWS 1130 w/ Bill Good and Vision Travel present:

Treasures of Egypt

Trip dates:
November 20 — December 02, 2019
with Optional 3-Night Jordan Post Tour Extension

Join Bill Good on an adventure in Egypt this November. This 13 day adventure includes: Giza, Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Deluxe 4-Night Nile River Cruise, Temple of Karnak, Kom Ombo, Aswan, Choice on Tour, Old Cairo.

This once in a lifetime excursion is available through Collette Travel.

Includes: 13 Days ● 22 Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 7 Dinners

Per Person Rates*:
Double $5,699
Single $6,999

Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Vancouver Intl Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges of $200 per person (subject to increase until paid in full), Hotel Transfers
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $425 per person

* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change

Day 1 Overnight Flight
Day 2 – 3 Fairmont Nile City Hotel, Cairo
Day 4 – 5 Sonesta St. George, Luxor
Day 6 – 9 Movenpick Royal Lily, Cairo
Day 10 Movenpick Resort, Aswan
Day 11 – 12 Intercontinental Citystars, Cairo

Learn all about this experience by visiting HERE.

For more information contact
Monique Auzoux
Vision Travel Solutions
604-273-1811
travelwithbillgood@visiontravel.ca


May
1
Wed
2019 PNE Prize Home Lottery @ Pacific National Exhibition
May 1 – Sep 2 all-day

BC’s most affordable home lottery is back and bigger than ever! Get your lucky ticket now for a chance to win a dream home in Kelowna, a luxury car, cash prizes, motorcycle packages, all-inclusive vacations and more!

Celebrating 85 years in 2019, the PNE Prize Home Lottery includes more Early Bird Draws this year, with more chances to win incredible prizes!

Ticket Prices: 2 for $25  |  6 for $50  |  15 for $100

Grand Prize Home:

    • A luxury modern farmhouse style, net zero ready home located on Kelowna’s Kirschner Mountain with incredible valley and lake views
    • Stylish indoor furniture from Yaletown Interiors
    • KitchenAid and Whrilpool appliances from Coast Appliances
    • Hot tub, gazebo and outdoor living package by Coast Spas Lifestyles
  • Automower, robotic lawn mower and professional battery equipment/tools from Husqvarna

Other Prizes:

  • 5 luxury cars or cash to be won
  • Trev Deeley motorcycles – Harleey-Davidson Motorcycle Package
  • 5 sunny all-inclusive vacations from Transat

Early Bird Draw Prizes:

  • 7-night air and hotel packages to Puerto Vallarta or Los Cabo in Mexico

Purchase your tickets now online!

Or order by phone. Call 604-678-4663 / 1-877-946-4663

May
17
Fri
4th Annual Dance In Transit Festival @ Various Locations across Vancouver @ Various Locations across Vancouuver
May 17 @ 8:30 pm – Aug 31 @ 11:00 pm

NEWS 1130, Sam’s Dance, and McLaren Housing Society of BC are hosting Dance in Transit this spring and summer in various locations in downtown Vancouver.

These FREE events are open to the public and will focus on a variety of dance styles with mini-lessons, demonstrations, performances, social dancing, and great music. We’re putting the fun into “no fun” Vancouver this spring and summer.

Join us for the Kick-Off event on May 17th at the beautiful Annex on Seymour.  Cash bar will be available.  Tickets on Eventbrite now!

Dance In Transit engages Vancouver in a healthy, safe, fun activity that will include both locals and tourists, all cultures and occupations, all ages and abilities, dancers from all dance communities, and people who have never danced before.  This project is all about building community, expanding social networks, and easing people away from their digital devices and back to face-to-face connection.

Look at the SCHEDULE HERE or online at danceintransit.com.    You can also join the movement on Facebook @danceintransitvan, Twitter @samsdancevan & Instagram @samsdancevan.

Jun
15
Sat
BC Lions 2019 Season @ BC Place Stadium
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm

BC LIONS FOOTBALL IS BACK!

The next generation of BC Lions football starts on June 15th!   It’s a new team with a star-studded cast of players, new uniforms and new coaches but the same same goal of a championship season.   Don’t miss a down at BC Place all season long as Head Coach DeVone Claybrooks and Lions quarterback Mike Reilly lead an explosive offence into action on the field each game night while the defence makes the opposition pay with powerful hits and big plays.  General Admission game tickets start at just $25 for the popular Beach Party Zone, and kids 12 and under can get in for just $10 each game, all season long.

SINGLE GAME TICKETS AND GAME DAY PROMOTIONS:  bclions.com/singlegametickets

2019 SCHEDULE:   bclions.com/schedule

For the latest news visit bclions.com

 

Join the Lions conversation:    

Twitter:   @BCLions

Facebook:   @bclions

Instagram:    @bclions_official

#NothingRhymesWithOrange

 

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
22
Sat
East Side Pride
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
East Side Pride

June 22, 2019 – 12:00-6:00pm
Grandview Park, 1657 Charles Street

Celebrate Pride on the East Side! Join us on June 22 in Grandview Park for the annual East Side Pride festival. Take in our line-up of local performers, move and shake across the grass during a public dance lesson, visit our Community Market with over 30 vendors and Community Partners, and grab a bite at a food truck! Bring a blanket to enjoy the music while having a picnic and get ready for a family friendly afternoon in the sun!

In addition to fun, child-friendly activities run by VPS, Grandview Park features a playground and water park.

Getting to Grandview Park

Grandview Park is located on Commercial Drive between William and Charles Street. You can access the park via transit along the number 20 bus route or by walking about a 20 minutes from Commerical Broadway Skytrain Station. There is limited street parking in the surrounding streets.

Access Information

If you require any assistance related to accessibility or have any questions please contact accessibility@vancouverpride.ca.

Accessible gender neutral portapotties are available in addition to the park’s accessible washrooms which will be de-gendered for the festival.

ASL Interpretation will be provided by Laine, Denise, and Kirsten.

A shaded space with chairs will be provided with sight-line access to view ASL Interpretation. A second shaded space will be provided close to the path for people using mobility devices.

The park has paved pathways on an incline.

Performers

Stay tuned for an exciting line-up of local musical talent, drag performers.

Activities

– Ultimate Frisbee with Rain City Ultimate Club
– Dance lessons with Dance in Transit
– Giant Rainbow Jenga
– Instant Sister Photobooth with the Vancouver Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
– Rainbow Parachute
– Stay tuned for more!

We recognize this event takes place on the unceded, occupied territories of the x?m??kw?y??m (Musqueam), S?wx?wú7mesh (Squamish),and S?l?ílw?ta?/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) peoples and are thankful to our hosts in their stewardship of the land for time immemorial.

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!