Pier Night Market: Enjoy hot food, live music, artisans and entertainment every Friday until Sept. 23, 5-11 p.m. at Shipbuilders Plaza, 138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver. Info: www.northshoregreenmarkets.com.
Summer Artisan Craft Fairs: Between 15 and 30 local crafters will display and sell their unique handmade items in North Vancouver. Schedule: Lynn Valley Library Square,
1277 Lynn Valley Rd., Aug. 27 and 28, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and The Civic Plaza, Lonsdale Avenue and 14th Street, Aug. 14, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Info: www. nvar tscouncil.ca/events/ craft-fairs or 604-988-6844.
The Prints Show: A photography silent auction in support of InspireHealth, Thursday, Aug. 18, 5-8 p.m. in the Lynn Valley Village Community Meeting Room, 1277 Lynn Valley Rd. Info: www.theprintsshow.com.
Dancing In The Street: The Bobcats will play a family street dance Aug. 19th, 7-9: 30 p.m. on Highland Boulevard at Edgemont Boulevard in North Vancouver. Free.
Show and Shine: Churchill House Retirement Community will host a car show on Saturday, Aug. 20 from 4 to 6 p.m. at 150 West 29th St., North Vancouver. There will hot rods to view and music and dancing at this free event. Enjoy a barbecue for a $5 donation. Info: 604-904-1199 or www.chartwellreit.ca.
Summer Concert Series: Free concerts at Shipbuilders' Square all summer. Headliners: Aug 20, Dirty Radio; Aug. 27, Dustin Bentall and Kendel Carson. For more info and full lineups: www.cnv. org/concertsinthesquare.
The West Vancouver Historical Society will host their annual barbecue Saturday, Aug. 20, noon-3 p.m. on the lawn of the Gertrude Lawson House, 680 17th St, North Vancouver. Food refreshments and entertainment will be provided. Donations will be accepted. Orders will be taken for copies of their book celebrating West Vancouver's Centennial in 2012.
Countdown To A Century: Learn about water safety with West Vancouver lifeguards at Ambleside Beach at the Ambleside Day: Countdown to a Centry on Aug. 21, 12-6 p.m. Games and information booths will be available. Free.