Upcoming Events

Milk Crate Bandits Monthly in the Lounge

August 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
and Once on September 4, 2018,
and Once on October 23, 2018

The WISE is excited to present a fall monthly in the Lounge with the Milk Crate Bandits It’s music to make you dance, smile and party. It’s music born on the streets. Meet the Milk Crate Bandits. Walking down the streets of Vancouver you’ll see them on their stolen plastic thrones and playing the sounds […]

Liberty Wine Merchants Present The 2nd Annual East Van Cider Fest

August 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Liberty Merchant Company proudly presents the 2nd Annual East Van Cider Fest in support of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society, which helps provide food for up to 25,000 people in need each week. All proceeds from both ticket sales, silent auctions and door prizes directly support the GVFBS. The evening will feature cider, mead […]

Tegan and Benjie with Shaun Maguire

August 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Benjie and Tegan playing covers of Townes, Blaze, Gillian Welch, Hayden, and more! Shaun Maguire is also playing and he's gonna do some covers and some originals. Music is from 8 - 11pm with breaks between sets. Cover is a $10 suggested donation. WISE members get in free. It's gonna be FUN!

The Honey Tongues Album Release

August 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

The Honey Tongues describe themselves as ‘Swamp Opera', combining Americana roots, and indie swing with soulful harmonies and beat-boxing. Crafting delicate folk arrangements and stomping dance numbers, the band embraces a wide palette – from accordion to saxophone to mandolin to mouth percussion. They're releasing their first full length album @ the Wise Hall August […]

Ghostly Hounds with Staggers and Jaggs and Parlour Panther

August 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Ghostly Hounds - Montreal Ghostly Hounds combines strings, horns and powerful vocals to create a dark, jazzy sound. Formed in Montreal and often on the road, the band has played hundreds of shows between PEI and Vancouver Island. www.ghostlyhounds.com/ Parlour Panther makes gorgeous gritty rock with beautiful soundscapes, three-way soulful vocals, dark and dirty guitar […]

BLUES! Terry Gillespie at WISE Lounge

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Terry Gillespie Musician https://youtu.be/MX2732NqQ18 This veteran artist offers new takes on standard blues and unusual original songs. With 50 years as a professional musician under his belt he's played with some of the big ones like Howling Wolf, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters and Buddy Guy.

Compassion Gorilla at the WISE Lounge!

August 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Come dance and have fun with Victoria's Compassion Gorilla at Vancouver's WISE Hall Lounge! $10 or by donation! About the band: Compassion Gorilla has a relentless drive to translate earthy and folkloric sounds into an explosive performance fit for the modern dancefloor. Their unique brew has been the life of wild dance parties for almost […]

Haste Things’ Culture Clash Vol. IV

September 2 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

THE HASTE THINGS PRESENT "Haste Things' Culture Clash", re-branded from "Hastings Culture Clash", a series of events created to unify dancers and the general public with free open-level workshops taught by some of the Vancouver Lower Mainland's best dancers. HOST: Kevin Chen (The Haste Things / Streetrich Hip-Hop Society) ENTRY FEE: $0.00 LOCATION: The Wise […]

The Ear Buds @ Wise Lounge

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Come out to see The Ear Buds at the Wise Lounge, Wednesday evening September 5, 2018, 7:30-10pm. We are a local string band that plays roots music...some original, country, bluegrass, blues, folk and a little rock’n’roll. There will be a nominal $10 charge for non-members. The event is free or by donation for club members. […]

The Vancouver Burlesque Centre Presents: End of An Era Celebration

September 6 @ 8:00 pm

It is will sad, heavy hearts that we close the doors of our beloved studio at 124 West 6th, but it is with open and glowing hearts that we embrace the future of the VBC and have a big kick-ass party to celebrate the magic of the last 7 years at our space! Please join […]