Want Something Interesting to Do This Friday Night?

At the inaugural Interesting Vancouver event in 2007, a small group of you (less than 100) took your seats at the rowing club and settled in for an evening of hilarious, strange, and inspiring stories featuring some of our cities most interesting Vancouverites. Their stories were heard underneath the crunch, crunch, crunch of the apples Read More…

Celebrate 10 Years with Interesting Vancouver

For the past nine years, Interesting Vancouver has been diving deep into the uncharted waters of the Vancouver community, showcasing the curious, odd, and interesting ways people express creativity in their everyday lives. With our 10th anniversary coming up on November 10th, we’re gearing up with an extra special show featuring an exciting line-up of Read More…

Engaging Hearts at Interesting Vancouver 2016

It’s been almost two weeks since Interesting Vancouver 2016 happened, and the resonance from the evening continues unabated. Curiosity and celebrating the uncelebrated is why Interesting Vancouver was born and over the past nine years, it’s evolved into something much more. It’s a place where you can meet new friends, experience a community who want Read More…

Withstanding the Ripple of the US Election with Interesting Vancouver

We’re sure everyone was on pins and needles watching the US Election yesterday. Fear and tensions are surmounting across the developed world these days, so what can we do about it? During tough times, we can stay above the fray by turning to our community for inspiration and laughter. This isn’t meant to discount what has Read More…

Dark & Interesting IV16 Teasers Coming Your Way

In a new teaser by United Nathan Productions, four of our IV16 speakers are emerging from the dark, enticing you to join us on November 10th at SFU Woodward’s for a night of interesting. We hope you’ll join us to listen to all the interesting stories emerge from our diverse community. Grab your tickets before Read More…

Why Community Matters and What IV is Doing to Help

Humans are social creatures—we love to interact with people, not only in person but across social channels. We engage with others around us in order to connect, a fundamental human need in developing our social skills and ability to interact with society. And this is why community is so important for us as it is one Read More…

IV16 Teaser with Sarah Jickling

Huge thanks goes out to Gámomo Creative Lab and their great work around the IV16 teasers—check them out below because they’re super fun! This teaser features Sarah Jickling and her talk on how she created radical self-acceptance, changing the idea of what ‘getting better’ meant, and channelling her inner demons into art as a singer-songwriter. Interested Read More…

IV16’s Interesting Teasers are Out – Holman Wang

We’re super excited to see the IV16 teasers made by Gámomo Creative Lab – take a look below, they’re so much fun! This teaser features Holman Wang and his talk on how he “down-shifted” from being a lawyer turned children’s book maker using needle-felting to create Cozy Classics. Check out his work below and make sure Read More…

IV Prize Awards ‘Interesting’ Diverse Individuals – Nominate Someone Today

Now in its second year, the IV Prize recognizes an individual in Metro Vancouver doing or pursuing something interesting with a one-of-a-kind award and cash prize. The IV Prize casts a wide net for nominations from artists, athletes, adventurers exploring new areas to rocket scientists, designers, and doctors doing things in unexpected ways. The candidates Read More…