Toast to the Royal Wedding (and baby) with these curated cocktails from The Victor

Coupled with exciting news from the Royals last week – the arrival of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s third child, Louis Arthur Charles – the highly anticipated Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Megan Markle is fast approaching on May 19th. In honour of these special occasions, Parq Vancouver’s The Victor has dreamed up three incredibly creative…

Gotham Steakhouse takes Social Hour outside for patio season

Gotham Steakhouse is celebrating the long-awaited arrival of Spring 2018 with Social Hour on their secluded garden patio. Enjoy warm weekday afternoons and early evenings with a special menu of small plates, feature cocktails and treats from the award-winning wine list. Wednesday through Friday, Gotham’s in-house DJ will bring the music outside, creating a vibrant…

HIT THE DECK: BELLS AND WHISTLES SPRINGS INTO PATIO SEASON WITH NEW FOOD AND DRINK SELECTIONS, ‘DIP INTO SUMMER’ PARTY

Fraserhood Hangout Christens Wrap-Around Patio with Launch Party May 20, Adds Award-winning ‘Curry Fries’, New Signature Cocktails and Craft Beers to Menu   Here comes the sun — and with it, a new lineup of classic, Americana-roadside-inspired fare and signature drinks at Bells and Whistles, as well as a ‘Dip Into Summer’ Party over the…

Just in time for summer, Happy Hour arrives on the patio at Dockside Restaurant

What’s better than spending time on Vancouver’s best patio? Enjoying Happy Hour on Vancouver’s best patio! Sunny Vancouver days are meant to be spent outside and there’s no better place to enjoy the warm season than on Dockside’s waterfront patio, recently awarded its eighth consecutive Golden Plate Awards “Best Patio” gold medal.   The year,…

The Courtney Room opens: Introducing Victoria’s newest dining destination

The Magnolia Hotel & Spa unveils a modern, classic dining room   The Courtney Room, Victoria’s newest dining destination, opens this week in the lobby of the Magnolia Hotel & Spa following a four-month restaurant renovation. With Executive Chef Sam Harris at the helm, guiding a menu that honours the very best of land and…

Hy’s Steakhouse is celebrating 20 great years in Whistler with special Anniversary Menu

When Hy’s Steakhouse opened in Whistler in 1998, it was with the simple goal of being the best steakhouse on the mountain and, after 20 years of serving this very special community, Hy’s is proud to have been recognized as Whistler’s best, year after year. More than the awards, Hy’s is pleased to have been…

BELLTOWN PUB’S “BELLZ OF THE BALL” BI-MONTHLY, MID-WEEK (AKA HUMP DAY) GAY BINGO NIGHT RETURNS

May 16th Features Guest Caller Aleksa Manila and Benefits Pride ASIA   The Belltown Pub will turn into a Bingo parlor again from 7:30 to 9:30pm on May 16th, after a successful launch two weeks ago of the neighborhood hangout’s bi-monthly Wednesday game night.  Benefitting rotating charities from the LGBTQ+ community, “Bellz of the Ball…

The Victor Launches An Exciting New Brunch Experience!

Parq Vancouver’s The Victor has just launched brunch on Sundays; a perfect way to welcome the upcoming Summer months. Available from 10.30am – 2.30pm every Sunday, menu highlights include Lobster Frittata, Oscar Eggs Benedict, Steak & Eggs, Foie Gras French Toast, Wagyu Breakfast Burger, Sushi & Seafood Bar, Dim Sum and more. There is also…

Bici Gusti + Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler Promises a Dreamy Weekend of Fun, Food and Fitness with a Pink Twist

Bike, Eat and Play with Elite Athletes and Olympians – May 18 to 20  Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler is thrilled to partner with Bici Gusti to offer Whistler’s third annual gourmet ride. Presented by Jaguar-Land Rover, Bici Gusti invites guests to follow their senses through a family-friendly long weekend where gourmet feasts, adventurous cycling,…

Granville Room to celebrate the Kentucky Derby with a pop-up BBQ and viewing party Granville Room to celebrate the Kentucky Derby with a pop-up BBQ and viewing party

Granville Room to celebrate the Kentucky Derby with a pop-up BBQ and viewing party   The Kentucky Derby is one of the great events of Spring, and Granville Room is celebrating the Run for the Roses with a Southern-style viewing party on Saturday, May 5th. This year’s viewing party marks the eighth year in a…

From YEW’s Famous Mother’s Day Brunch to High Tea at Chartwell

There are So Many Ways to Pamper Mom at Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver  May 13, 2018   Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver and YEW seafood + bar are all about paying tribute to moms with special experiences and family meals that become great memories for years to come. In addition to our most popular brunch of the…

HOT STUFF: JUKE FRIED CHICKEN MARKS MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND WITH RESERVATIONS AND A BRUNCH SPECIAL ON MAY 12 & 13

Chinatown Chicken-and-Rib Joint Shows Moms the Love with Brunch Feature Pairing Mimosas, Fried Chicken & Waffles and Take-Home Bottle of Housemade Juke Hot Sauce   Juke Fried Chicken is helping make a special occasion even more so this year by welcoming friends and families for a Mother’s Day brunch fit for a queen on Saturday, May 12…

The Emerald Supper Club breaks out its shiny new spring menu

Sunny cocktails, invigorating share plates and quirky events spark fresh fun The Emerald Supper Club, Chinatown’s retro restaurant and lounge, welcomes springtime socializing and Instagram-worthy shenanigans with a host of new food and beverage options. These tempting selections include vegan and gluten-free options alongside a trio of hip new cocktails that evoke warm, tropical locales…

Tide to Table: Tofino Resort + Marina offers guests the fundamentals of freediving and marine-harvesting

Tofino’s newest resort cements its adventure offering with two freediver training trips Tofino’s newest adventure hub, Tofino Resort + Marina announces dates for two, multi-day Tide to Table freedive training courses this spring, as the resort continues to strengthen its adventure offering on Vancouver Island’s wild West Coast. In partnership with Victoria-based Bottom Dwellers Freediving,…

BC Distilled gears up for Canada’s largest artisan and micro-distillery festival, April 14

Fifth annual event features 40 BC distilleries, tasty treats and cuddly puppies The fifth annual BC Distilled Festival, the largest spirits event in Canada reserved exclusively for local distilleries, takes place at the Croatian Cultural Centre on Saturday, April 14. Enthusiasts know BC Distilled as the chance to mix with friends old and new while…