50 things to do in Vancouver this weekend, June 24 to 26

– The TD Vancouver Worldwide Jazz Competition kicks off Friday and runs till July 3 at numerous native venues.

the Barn Burner is a fundraiser on the BlueShore Monetary Middle for the Performing Arts that includes Steven Web page and Barney Bentall,

with all proceeds to profit youth mental-health initiatives all through the North Shore.

FRIDAY: screening at Vancity Theatre of John Carpenter's effects-filled 1982 horror traditional The Factor, starring Kurt Russell.

FRIDAY: The Speaking Stick CompetitionVancouver Civic Theatres,