Artisan Farmers’ Markets; many markets Saturdays & Sundays; artisanmarkets.ca

Off the Eaten Track:  Culinary Walking Tours; offtheeatentracktours.com

Vancouver Farmers Markets; many farmers markets Saturdays & Sundays; eatlocal.org

June 1st – 8th – The Cake; Pacific Theatre; wedding cake for two brides; pacifictheatre.org

June 1st – 9th – C’mon, Angie!, Firehall Arts Centre; questions of consent after a one-night stand; firehallartscentre.ca

June 1st  – 9th – Tolkien; Pacific Theatre; J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis pushed eacch other’s imagingations; pacifictheatre.org

June 1st – August 12th – Mamma Mia!; Stanley Theatre, Arts Club; smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA.; artsclub.com

June 2nd & 3rd – The 26th West of Main Art Walk; 11:00 to 5:00; wide range of artists living west of Main;  free; artistsinourmidst.com

June 2nd – 24th – Nell Gwyn, Jericho Arts Centre; the Puritans have run away and Nell Gwyn is rising as an actress; unitedplayers.com

June 4th – Michael Ondaatje in conversation with David Chariandy; St Andrew’s Wesley United Church, Nelson St.; 7:30; theatrewire.com; writersfest.bc.ca

June 6th – Sept. 22nd – Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival; Vanier Park; Macbeth, As You Like It, Timon of Athens; Lysistrata; bardonthebeach.org

June 13th – Sam Sullivan’s Public Salon: Searching for the Soul of Vancouver; Vancouver Playhouse, 7:30; 7 short presentations with discussion after; http://www.ticketstonight.ca/includes/events/index.cfm?action=displayDetail&eventid=17497

June 14th – July 29th – Once, Granville Island Stage, Arts Club; A Dublin street musician is struggling through heartbreak and frustrated with his songs when he chances upon a girl who challenges him to go for his dream; artsclub.com