Deighton Cup Cocktail Jockeys Took on Classic Punch – and Blew Everyone Away

The Deighton Cup celebrated its 10th anniversary this year – but that wasn’t the only milestone surrounding this prestigious event. It was also the sixth anniversary of the much-loved and highly popular Cocktail Jockey Mixologists Competition, hosted again by Cocktail Jockey Director Alex Black and The Social Concierge’s Tyson Villeneuve. And this year, 10 of BC’s most…

TIME Winery Opens in Downtown Penticton

Graham Pierce joins team as director of winemaking TIME Winery announces the soft opening of its winery in downtown Penticton at 361 Martin St. A grand opening of TIME Winery will take place in late 2018 following harvest.   During the soft opening period, chef AK Campbell, executive winery chef, will lead the culinary program to offer…

Think Chill Courtyard Campers, Champagne Pool Cabanas, a Legendary Thursday BEER-B-Q and the Ultimate Weekly Vacation Rental in the Glam and Spacious Residences of Four Seasons Resort Whistler

Make Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler the Star of Summer Vacation   Summers in Whistler are simply dreamy thanks to warm, long and sunny days setting the perfect backdrop for enjoying the line up of activities offered at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler. Action seekers will find their adrenaline fix during an action-packed day of…

Weekend getaway to Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort – Parksville

On a sunny weekend in May we escaped the city to spend a fabulous weekend away in Parksville on Vancouver Island. Staying at the gorgeous Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort property. Easy to find on the “resort” strip in the seaside community of Parksville, BC. The Sunrise Ridge Resort is a 30 minute drive from Departure…

Okanagan Falls Spring Release

Fifteen. That’s how many wineries make up the Okanagan Falls Wineries Association. Look at this list: Blasted Church Blue Mountain Crescent Hill Kraze Legz Liquidity Meyer Family Vineyards Nighthawk Noble Ridge Painted Rock Pentage Play Estates See Ya Later Ranch Stag’s Hollow Synchromesh Wild Goose Without doubt, there are likely several of your favourite wineries…

GOLDEN STATE: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR WELCOMES CALIFORNIA VINTNERS FOR EXCLUSIVE ‘NAPA: PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE’ WINE DINNER, MAY 17

Top Drop Event Features Five-Course Dinner Paired with Selections From Flagship Napa Valley Wineries Spottswoode Estate and Blackbird Vineyards   Napa Valley will take centre stage at Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar when the restaurant hosts a pair of celebrated California wineries for an exclusive ‘Napa: Past, Present, Future’ wine dinner on Thursday, May 17. Presented…

Magnolia Hotel & Spa’s Curated Journeys showcase the best of spring and summer in Victoria

Discover a different Victoria with adventurous hikes, wine tours and more Spring brings new adventures to Magnolia Hotel & Spa with a collection of Curated Journeys that help guests discover the Victoria beyond the beautiful blooms of downtown’s streets. From whale watching to wine tasting, the carefully curated tours offer guests the chance to experience…

EMV Finishes 2017-18 Season with Canadian Soprano Karina Gauvin in Programme of Virtuosic Opera Arias from 18th Century St. Petersburg

EMV and Vancouver Opera Collaborate for the First Time As Part of the Russian White Nights Vancouver Opera Festival     in collaboration with the Vancouver Opera and the Pacific Baroque Orchestra (PBO), presents Russian White Nights – Opera Arias from 18th Century St. Petersburg at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts on Sunday, May 6,…

EMV Presents World’s Premiere Vocal Ensemble Specializing in Renaissance Polyphony – War & Peace: The Tallis Scholars –

Music Director Peter Phillips Honours Those Who Fought & Died in WWI in a Programme Inspired by the Glory and Tragedy of Battle    Early Music Vancouver presents War and Peace: The Tallis Scholars, on April 21, 2018 at 7:30pm at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC. Led by director Peter Phillips, the renowned vocal ensemble perform a programme commemorating the centenary of the…

Cherry Blossom season at Miku, Minami, and Gyoza Bar

CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN BLOOM The city is being blanketed in a variety of pink hues with the arrival of cherry blossom season. To celebrate, Aburi Restaurants is kicking off spring with several new sakura-themed dishes, desserts, and beverages at Miku (70-200 Granville Street), Minami (1118 Mainland Street), and Gyoza Bar (622 West Pender) starting on…

4th Annual Vancouver World Music Festival

World Rhythms for Youth Society and CubbyHole Artists Present 4th Annual Vancouver World Music Festival April 26-29, 2018 Performance Venues: Imperial, Guilt and Co. NEW – WorldBeat Sunday – FREE Family-Friendly Performances on April 29 from 11:30am to 3:30pm Featuring Kutapira, Youth Performers and Percussion Workshops Trout Lake Community Centre Tickets prices are only $25…

Third Annual Science of Cocktails Raises $276,695 Towards Science World Field Trip Bursary Fund

In just three years, Science of Cocktails has become a go-to event for Vancouverites who are intrigued by the chemistry, biology and physics behind modern cocktails and the food pairings that complement them. And this year, some 1500 ticket holders packed Science World to sample creations from more than 25 bar stations curated by award-winning bartenders along…