Bookmark these concerts happening in Vancouver in 2023

SZA, Steve Lacy, Shania Twain, and Blink-182 are among a few stars who will be in town

Concerts happening in Vancouver, B.C., in 2023, including SZA, Steve Lacy, Tove Lo, Blink-182, and Shania Twain | Photo: jenaardell, Getty Images

New year, new music!

It's that time of the year when we reflect on our Spotify Wrapped and look forward to another year of our favourite tunes. It's also a great time look ahead into the next year and plan to make new memories, like singing your heart out at a concert. 

From Canadian music icons to top-charting artists, here are all the noteworthy concerts happening in Vancouver in 2023. 


Shortly after releasing her latest album SOS, the popular R&B singer announced her first-ever arena tour with Omar Apollo, which will make a stop in Vancouver. 

When: Mar. 19, 8 p.m.

Where: Rogers Arena

Cost: Tickets go on sale Dec. 16 at noon

Steve Lacy

After rescheduling his Nov. 6 show to the new year, the alternative/indie musician will be touring in Vancouver. In the summer, Lacy will join Billie Eilish, The Killers, and Imagine Dragons at Reading Festival and Leeds Festival in the U.K.

When: Feb. 11, 8 p.m.

Where: Vogue Theatre

Cost: $326

Tove Lo

The "Habits" singer will be embarking on her "Dirt Femme" tour in February and is bringing Slayyyter along as her opener.

When: Feb. 24, 6 p.m.

Where: Commodore Ballroom

Cost: from $290


The infamous pop punk band brought the original members back together for their upcoming world tour, with Turnstile as their opener.

When: Jun. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Rogers Arena

Cost: from $151

Shania Twain

When the Canadian country singer announced her new "Queen of Me" tour Vancouverites lost their mind. The queen of country will have two back-to-back shows in Vancouver with singer-songwriter Lindsay Ell.

When: May 2-3 & Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Rogers Arena

Cost: from $222


The pop punk singer is kicking off his world tour in February with a stop in Vancouver.

When: Apr. 29, 8 p.m.

Where: PNE Forum

Cost: from $50

Louis Tomlinson 

The former One Direction member is back in Vancouver next summer for his "Faith In The Future" world tour.

When: Jun. 26, 8 p.m.

Where: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Cost: from $64

Arctic Monkeys

The indie rock band announced their North American tour with Fontaines D.C as their opener following their newest album The Car.

When: Sept. 23, 8 p.m.

Where: Pacific Coliseum

Cost: from $45

Ed Sheeran 

The "Shape of You" singer-songwriter announced his "+ - = ÷ x Tour," which can also be called the "Mathematics Tour," earlier this year and will be joined by special guests Khalid, Dylan, Cat Burns, Maisie Peters, Russ, and Rosa Linn.

When: Sept. 2, 6 p.m.

Where: BC Place

Cost: from $201


The Nigerian Afrobeats singer will be stopping in Vancouver on his "More Love, Less Ego" North American tour

When: Apr. 1, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Rogers Arena

Cost: from $81


After joining the Arkells in Halifax, the electropop singer will be touring across Canada during the winter with a stop in Vancouver. Earlier this year, Lights built a vending machine at a local snack shop.

When: Feb. 1, 7 p.m.

Where: Commodore Ballroom

Cost: from $53

Old Dominion

The country band announced their "No Bad Vibes" tour during their Whiskey Jam performance in Nashville, revealing Frank Ray, Shawn Austin, and Steven Lee Olson as their opening acts for their Canadian dates. 

When: Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Rogers Arena

Cost: from $108


The Canadian rapper will be travelling across North America with RealestK and SoFaygo for his "Never Sleep" tour, making a stop in Vancouver before closing in his hometown Toronto. 

When: Mar. 12, 8 p.m.

Where: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Cost: from $53

Red Hot Chili Peppers

The rock band revealed their latest tour with six different opening acts, including The Strokes, Iggy Pop, The Roots, The Mars Volta, St. Vincent, and Thundercat. City and Colour and King Princess will be joining the band when they play in Vancouver. 

When: Mar. 29, 6:30 p.m.

Where: BC Place

Cost: from $142

Luke Combs

The country singer will only be making two Canadian stops on his world tour following his recent album "Growin' Up," including Vancouver and Edmonton. Combs will be joined by Riley Green, Lainey Wilson, Flatland Cavalry, and Brent Cobb. 

When: May 27, 5:45 p.m.

Where: BC Place

Cost: from $240

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