We'll be having a rainy weekend before we brace ourselves for the upcoming snow, and we've found some indoor activities that might just interest you if you're not planning to check out Black Friday deals. If you know of any other community events that should be featured, feel free to let us know!
1. Anime Evolution at KPU
Richmond anime fans rejoice! The annual one-day Akimatsuri is happening this weekend at KPU's Richmond campus with a variety of panels, games and performances. Artists and vendors will be tabling at the event, and you might just see some spectacular cosplays. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the door.
Date and time: Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Place: KPU Richmond at 8771 Lansdowne Rd.
2. Steveston Christmas Craft Fair
More than 100 vendors will be selling handmade crafts, jewellery, food and more at the Steveston Community Centre. Visitors will also get a chance to win a raffle. The fair is cash only and admission is by donation.
Date and time: Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Place: Steveston Community Centre at 4111 Moncton St.
3. Free cobb oven pizza lunch at the Sharing Farm
The Sharing Farm is showing its appreciation to volunteers and community members with a cobb oven pizza lunch made by local chef Nav Sindhu. The event is free with limited space, and registration is required. Attendees are asked to bring their own plates and utensils.
Date and time: Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022 (11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
Place: The Sharing Farm at 2771 Westminster Hwy.
4. New RAG exhibition by landscape artist Derek Liddington
Landscape artist Derek Liddington's new exhibition at Richmond Art Gallery is an innovative take on the genre that aims immerse visitors into B.C.'s forests. The trees weep, the mountain still, the bodies rust was first presented in Quebec, and the Richmond exhibition will feature new works and a mural tailored to RAG's unique space.
Date and time: Now until Jan. 15, 2023
Place: Richmond Art Gallery at 7700 Minoru Gate