Can’t believe we are already in the middle of March! Spring is right around the corner and the weather is getting nice. We hope everyone remembered to switch their clocks 1 hour ahead for Daylight Saving Time.
There are a lot of things that happened yesterday. March 14th was Pi Day, which is the annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi). It is observed because 3, 1, 4 are the first three significant digits of π. People usually eat pie and talk about π on this day. Did you eat π (pie) yesterday?
Cheers, Danika and Julie
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St. Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, is an Irish cultural and religious celebration that is also celebrated in other countries around the world.
In Vancouver, we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day every year. CelticFest is an Irish Festival in Vancouver, which organizes annual celebrations and events for St. Patrick’s Day. This year, the celebration starts from March 11th until the 20th with a series of virtual events.
As the weather gets warmer, cherry blossoms are blooming now in Vancouver. Here are some popular cherry blossom sites around the city:
The Provincial Health Officer has extended the orders to reduce social interactions, effective from November 19, 2020 and will be kept in place until further notice.
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Some events have been cancelled or put on hold. Travel outside of your health region is not advised.
#LoveVancouver Bubbles: Thursdays to Saturdays in March
An outdoor walk-by art installation to spread love around the city.
Coastal Dance Festival: March 12–18
The annual festival showcases dances by Indigenous artists.
CelticFest Vancouver 2021: March 12–20
A virtual celebration of the annual St. Patrick’s day.
The Feast of the Eyes: March 4–May 30
The new exhibition at The Polygon Gallery at North Vancouver.
Imagine Van Gogh: April–June
Limited tickets available for immersive Van Gogh art installation.
A Seat at the Table: Ongoing
Exhibit at Museum of Vancouver on Chinese Canadians in BC and their struggles for belonging.
Vancouver Mysteries Adventure Games
An outdoor adventure game in Downtown Vancouver.
Vancouver Art Gallery Admission by Donation Every Tuesday
Admission by donation every Tuesday evening from 5-8 pm.