• The Funk Hunters

    The Funk Hunters will be bringing their full band set to the Imperial Friday, August 15th

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  • Sons of Freedom

    Sons of Freedom + Guests Actors play the Imperial October 4th

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  • Larry and His Flask

    Larry and His Flask play the Imperial with Good For Grapes Friday, October 24th

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  • GOB

    APT 13 Album Release Party! GOB will be performing their numerous radio hits as well as new songs from their new “APT.13” scheduled to come out this summer.

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  • JUNGLE

    London-based, modern soul-funk collective, on tour to support their self-titled debut release.

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  • R&B ALLSTARS

    We have re-launched the R&B ALLSTARS for same reason we did in 1978….because we love it!

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Vancouver's Newest Live Music & Event Venue

The Imperial is a 6,000 square foot stylish, state-of-the-art private event and multimedia facility located in the city’s urban core. It is Vancouver's hidden gem. Carefully transformed from its abandoned Asian movie house state to its contemporary revitalized form, The Imperial offers clients an exciting and unparalleled event experience. With a recently updated world class audio and lighting package as well as a flexible floor plan, we can accommodate anything from concerts, corporate presentations, sit-down dinner service, fundraising events, private events or anything you can think of. If you can imagine it, we can create it.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, August 09, 2014

NEW DATE - The Official Lady Gaga ArtRave: The Artpop ball tour afterparty featuring DJ Lady Starlight + MORE

Saturday, August 9th
Doors at 9:00 pm
19+ (ID required)
$40 Advance

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Georgia Straight presents…THE FUNK HUNTERS LIVE! AUDIO VISUAL SET WITH FULL BAND + guests

Friday, August 15th
Doors at 9pm
19+ (ID required)
$25 Advance at Northern Tickets +  Beatstreet + Zulu + Red Cat + Highlife

 

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Funk ‘N’ Grind w/ Queer As Funk + DJ Daniel Pitout + DJ Kasey Riot, + Anna Propriate, + Just Call Her Heather

Saturday, August 16th
Doors at 10pm
19+ (ID required)
$5 for VQFF Adult Membership, Free with existing membership

 

Friday, August 22, 2014

99.3 The Fox Presents... GOB + guests Living With Lions + Jiffy Marker

Apt. 13 Album Release Party!

Friday, August 22nd
Doors at 9pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance Tickets at Northern Tickets + additional tix at Zulu, Red Cat & Scrape

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Fans of Nothing & B-Boy-Xmas Present... WILD STYLE 2014!: An Evening with Charlie Ahearn & His Films - THE HIP-HOP EVENT OF THE SUMMER!

Saturday, August 23rd
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$15 Advance at Beat Street + Dipt! + Zulu Records + www.northerntickets.com

 

Friday, August 29, 2014

Timbre presents… Yuna with Shelby Earl

Friday, August 29th
Doors at 7PM (Early Show!)
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu + online at ticketweb.ca

Friday, August 29, 2014

Intimate Productions | Rhombus Presents... TALE OF US (Life and Death) w/ Stefan Z, Oliver Nickels + K.A.S.H

Friday, August 29th
Doors at 10pm
19+ (ID required)
Advance Tickets at ticketZone

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Timbre presents… BETH ORTON + guests

** Tickets on sale Friday June 13 at 10AM **

Wednesday, September 3rd
Doors at 7pm - EARLY SHOW
19+ (ID required)
$25 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife + online at ticketweb.ca

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Timbre Presents THE BOTH (AIMEE MANN and TED LEO) + Telekinesis

Tickets On Sale Friday May 16th @ 10AM PST

Sunday, August 31st
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife + TicketWeb

Friday, September 05, 2014

City Skyline Events Presents… GETTING OLD SCHOOLED: A HIP HOP COMEDY SHOW Hosted by DINO ARCHIE with DJ KEMO & J-SWING (spinning Old School Tunes All Night!)

Friday, September 5th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$18 Advance at Northern Tickets

Saturday, September 06, 2014

R&B ALLSTARS + guests tba

Saturday, September 6th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance Tickets at Northern Tickets + additional tix at Zulu, Red Cat & Highlife

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The Georgia Straight & MRG Concerts presents… OWEN PALLETT + Guests

Tuesday, September 9th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$25 Advance @ Northern Tickets

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Timbre presents…TOKiMONSTA "DESIDERIUM TOUR" with Special Guests MADE IN HEIGHTS

Wednesday, September 24th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$17 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife, Beatstreet + online at ticketweb.ca

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Timbre presents… Pinback + guests Tera Melos

On sale Friday June 20 at 10am.

Saturday, September 27th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife + online at ticketweb.ca

Saturday, October 04, 2014

SONS OF FREEDOM + guests ACTORS

Saturday, October 4th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at TicketWeb + Scrape + Zulu + Red Cat + Highlife

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Live Nation Presents... ROYAL CANOE + RUBBLEBUCKET

TICKETS ON SALE Friday June 27 @ 10am.

Saturday, October 11th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
Advance Tickets $15 at Red Cat Records + Highlife Records + Ticketmaster

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Timbre presents… JUNGLE + guests EMPRESS OF

Tuesday, October 14th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife, Beatstreet+ online at ticketweb.ca

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Timbre presents…+ HOLYCHILD

Wednesday, October 22nd
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$20 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu + online at ticketweb.ca

Friday, October 24, 2014

The Georgia Straight Presents... LARRY & HIS FLASK + GOOD FOR GRAPES + Shred Kelly

Friday, October 24th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
Advance Tickets $15 at Red Cat Records + Zulu Records + Northern Tickets

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Victoria BC Ska Society presents… The Slackers + Guests TBA

Saturday, October 25th
Doors at 8:30pm
19+ (ID required)
$22.50 Advance at ticketweb.ca

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Timbre presents… Metronomy + guests

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY JUNE 27 AT 10A.M.

Sunday, October 26th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$22.50 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu + online at ticketweb.ca

Friday, November 07, 2014

Timbre presents… NILS FRAHM + guests Dawn Of Midi

Friday, November 7th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$22.59 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife + online at ticketweb.ca

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Ministry Of Sub-Atomic Iner-Planetary Orgone Transmissions presents… ENIGMAS + Guests The Tranzmitors and The Shit Talkers

Saturday, November 15th
Doors at 8:00pm
19+ (ID required)
$15 Advance at Northern Tickets, Scrape, Red Cat, Zulu and Highlife

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Timbre presents… SOHN + Guests Wet

Wednesday, November 19th
Doors at 8pm
19+ (ID required)
$17 Advance at Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife, Beatstreet + online at ticketweb.ca