Mardi Gras Party

Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday”. Referring to the practice of the last night of eating fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season, which started on Ash Wednesday. Related popular practices were associated with celebrations before the fasting and religious obligations associated with the penitential season of Lent. Popular practices included wearing masks and costumes, overturning social conventions, dancing, sports competitions, parades, etc.

Parties This Week

Monday Salsa Dance Party

at Celebrities Night Club (1022 Davie St.). Free Salsa Lesson at 9pm. Cover starts after 9:30 ($10)

Some tickets are available in Joey’s office

Brazilian Carnival Mardi Gras
Saturday March 5
Empire Landmark Hotel (1400 Robson St)
$25 tickets in advance and $30 at the door
www.achebrazil.com or citysalsavibe.com

Monday Salsa Dance Party

Free Salsa Lesson at 9pm
Cover starts after 9:30 ($10)
Celebrities Night Club (1022 Davie St.)

Tuesday Pub Night at Forum
1163 Granville St
$10 pitchers of beer
http://vancouverbars.net/forum-sports-bar/

Wednesday Club Night at Joseph Richard
1082 Granville St
1 free shot before 9:30pm
http://www.josephrichard.ca/

Wednesday Night at Ceili’s Irish Pub
Club ESL Hosts
670 Smithe St at Granville St.
http://www.ceilisvancouver.com/

Thursday Club Night at AuBar
674 Seymour St
$3.75 Coronas
http://www.aubarnightclub.com/

Saturdays at Fabric Nightclub
66 Water St. Gastown
http://www.clubzone.com/c/54/fabric-vancouver

Parties this month

Brazilian Carnival Mardi Gras, Saturday March 5 at Empire Landmark Hotel (1400 Robson St). $25 tickets in advance and $30 at the door www.achebrazil.com or citysalsavibe.com Tickets in Joey’s office

Tuesday Pub Night at Forum, 1163 Granville St$10 pitchers of beer http://vancouverbars.net/forum-sports-bar/

Wednesday Club Night at Joseph Richard, 1082 Granville St. 1 free shot before 9:30pm http://www.josephrichard.ca/

Thursday Club Night at AuBar, 674 Seymour St. $3.75 Coronashttp://www.aubarnightclub.com/

Saturdays at Fabric Nightclub, 66 Water St. Gastown http://www.clubzone.com/c/54/fabric-vancouver