What’s going on Tri-Cities!? With fall in full swing, there are tons of events going on this weekend. From fundraisers to live music, educational seminars and celebration, there’s something for everyone. Visit our website www.tricitieschamber.com for the full list of events.
Celebrate with Westminster Savings Shaughnessy Station Branch!

It’s International Credit Union Day and Member Appreciation Day honouring YOU. Head down to the Shaughnessy Station brand for coffee, giveaways, draws and an opportunity to earn $200!

Presented by: Westminster Savings Shaughnessy Station Branch
When: October 15 | 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Where: 2850 Shaughnessy St
Cost: FREE

Art 4 Life Exhibition

For the month of October, Port Moody Arts Centre will be hosting 4 weeks of art, activities and events for children and families through a multimedia exhibition. Art 4 Life is designed to teach, inspire and engage young people.

Presented by: Port Moody Arts Centre
When: October 2015 | 12:00AM – 12:00PM
Where: 2425 St Johns Street
Cost: FREE

Alzheimer’s Fundraiser

Join residents of Belvedere for an afternoon of live entertainment, refreshments and fun. Vancouver basted Caricaturist, Mark Siermaczeski will be whipping together personalized drawings by donation.

Presented by: Belvedere Seniors Living
When: October 15 | 2:00 – 4:00PM
Where: 750 Delestre Ave
Cost: by donation

Port Moody Biz Talks

Port Moody Biz Talks is the first event in the series of 5 Fun Work Weeks. Local Port Moody businesses will share their personal stories of challenges and successes in ‘Pecha Kucha’ style presentations designed to inspire other local businesses. Enjoy tastings from Moody Ales and Yellow Dog Brewing and bites from local eateries.

Presented by: Shop Local Port Moody
When: October 15 | 6:30 – 9:30PM
Where: 100 Newport Drive
Cost: $10/ticket

The Ultimate Online Auction

Thousands of dollars in merchandise and unique items are up for grabs including; the ultimate sports event, shopping spree, cook’s package or tween birthday package. With over 75 packages available to bid on, there’s something to entice everyone, on any budget.

Presented by: I AM SOMEONE & Coquitlam Centre
When: October 2015
Where: www.coquitlamcentre.com
Cost: varied

ACCESS 4th Annual Evening of Inspiration Gala

The 4th Annual Evening of Inspiration Gala at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, hosted by Deborra Hope. The evening will be filled with special live entertainment, local talented youth spoken word artist, array of auction items, and above all, inspiring speakers/stories that will fill your heart.

Presented by: ACCESS
When: October 16 | 6:00PM – 12:00AM
Where: Hard Rock Casino Vancouver
Cost: $80/ticket

Coquitlam Express Junior Hockey: Pink out the Rink

Head to the tailgate BBQ and enjoy food and drinks provided by Sysco and Cobs Bread. Fill up before the Coquitlam Express take on the Surrey Eagles. All proceeds raised from the evening will benefit the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

Presented by: Coquitlam Express
When: October 16 | 6:00 – 9:30PM
Where: Poirier Sports & Leisure Complex
Cost: Adult $13, Senior $9, Student $7, Child $7 – all food by donation

Propel Dance Official Grand Opening

The official Grand Opening will be taking place this Saturday! Stop by at 11:30 for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with the Chamber and stick around for dance classes, meet and greets with the teachers and cupcakes.

Presented by: Propel Dance
When: October 17 | 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Where: 2610 St Johns St
Cost: FREE

Impromptu: Mardi Gras!

Place des Arts is bringing Mardi Gras madness to Maillardville for its 5th Annual Gala Fundraiser. Put on your finest part wear or Mardi Gras costume and get set to let the good times roll at this interactive evening of live entertainment, canapés, silent auctions and fun surprises. It truly is a not-to-be-missed event.

Presented by: Place des Arts
When: October 17 | 7:00PM – 12:00AM
Where: 1120 Brunette Ave
Cost: $60/ticket