5 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, October 26

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Here are five things to do in Vancouver today, Monday, October 26. For more things to do around town, check out our events calendar.

Taste of Yaletown

  • What: The iconic Vancouver foodie event Taste of Yaletown returns for the 11th year this October 15 to 29 in Vancouver’s stylish Yaletown. Join fellow Vancouverites and tourists alike as local restaurants showcase their creativity and talent with innovative menus, at set price tiers of $25, $35, and $45.
  • Where: Various locations in Yaletown. Click here for more.
  • When: Monday, October 26; noon to 10 p.m.

Ghost Train in Stanley Park

  • What: The classic night train ride includes a 14-minute experience with lights, sounds, and live performers. Back from the graveyards of yesteryear, this year’s Classic Horrors theme comes the most gripping, exciting, and spine-tingling creatures ever to haunt the Stanley Park Train! Witness Dracula, Frankenstein, the Phantom of the Opera, and more, as they come back to life from behind the silver screen to haunt you, chill you, and thrill you!
  • Where: Pipeline Road, Stanley Park, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, October 26; 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Fright Nights at Playland

  • What: Western Canada’s most terrifying adult themed Halloween event, Fright Nights at Playland, is back this year, with seven haunted houses and fifteen fear-inducing rides.For the first time ever, visitors will be able to ride Canada’s most extreme pendulum ride during the Halloween season, as The Beast makes its Fright Nights debut.
  • Where: 2901 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, October 26; 7 to 11:30 p.m.

The Sylvia Platters

  • What: The Sylvia Platters with China Syndrome are coming to The Roxy Cabaret!
  • Where: The Roxy Cabaret – 932 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, October 26; 8 p.m.

8 and a half inches of comedy

  • What: Every Monday hosts Devin Alexander and Alex Sparling throw a stand-up comedy show featuring the best local comedians Vancouver has to offer and major touring headliners from around the world.
  • Where: Eight and a Half Restaurant and Bar – 151 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver
  • When: Monday, October 26; 9 to 11:30 p.m.

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