Railtown Catering Announces Return of Gourmet Thanksgiving To-Go Packages

HASSLE-FREE HOLIDAY: RAILTOWN CATERING MAKES ENTERTAINING EASY THIS OCTOBER WITH RETURN OF GOURMET THANKSGIVING TO-GO PACKAGES Heat-And-Serve Turkey Dinners Available for Pick-Up or Delivery from October 6 – 8 Railtown Catering is helping to remove the hassle from the holiday season once again this year with their signature ready-made turkey dinners with all the trimmings…

Gastronomical Thanksgiving Poutine Returns with Donations going to Friends of We Care

As fall approaches and we enter the season of all things pumpkin spiced, Smoke’s Poutinerie is kick-starting the season of giving. Throw aside the pumpkin spice flavored goodies and dive right into the Thanksgiving Poutine instead!   The return of this fan favourite poutine will only be for a limited time. Smoke has made this…

CAFÉ MEDINA HOSTS ‘AFTER DARK’ FUNDRAISING DINNER FOR VANCOUVER CRISIS CENTRE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4

Latest Edition of ‘Medina After Dark’ Lights up the Night with Six-Course ‘Elements’-Themed Dinner, Full Proceeds to Local Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Charity As part of its ongoing commitment to support local causes, Café Medina will host an after-hours culinary fundraiser for The Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC (Crisis Centre) during…

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE BC & YUKON’S A NIGHT TO DREAM GALA CELEBRATES 16 YEARS

Join the Ronald McDonald House BC & Yukon for the 16th annual A Night to Dream Gala on Thursday, October 11 at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver, situated in the city’s hottest entertainment destination. The elegant evening will include fine food and wine, dancing and an exclusive live and silent auction in celebration of this amazing community that keeps families close when it matters most.   Each…

CLEAN OUT YOUR CLOSET FOR A CAUSE

Cause We Care Foundation’s 2nd annual campaign turns clothes, shoes and accessories into much needed support for Vancouver’s single mother-led families   This September, Cause We Care Foundation is excited to partner again with Turnabout Luxury Resale for the 2nd annual, Clean Out Your Closet for a Cause, promoting clothing consignment in support of single…

PASSIONS 2018 SHOWCASES VANCOUVER’S TOP CHEFS

What happens when twenty of Vancouver’s best chefs get together? Vancouver chefs are passionate about creating beautiful food. They’re also passionate about ensuring that some our most vulnerable community members receive compassionate care. These elements come together to create one amazing affair – Passions 2018, taking place September 26 at Performance Works on Granville Island…

DIWALI IN B.C. TO TAKE PLACE OCTOBER 3 TO NOVEMBER 17

SIX-WEEK EVENT EXPLORES AND CELEBRATES ‘NEW HORIZONS’ THROUGH THEATRE, DANCE, AND CULTURALLY SPECIFIC WORKSHOPS ACROSS VANCOUVER, COQUITLAM, VERNON, MAPLE RIDGE, AND NANAIMO DETAILS AT WWW.DIWALIBC.CA Award-winning Artistic Director of Diwali in B.C., Rohit Chokhani is pleased to announce the 2018 programming for Diwali in B.C. – a provincial initiative aimed at making Diwali celebrations province-wide…

VIFF 2018 hosts Dr. Jane Goodall and VIFF Impact Award

37th Vancouver International Film Festival September 27 – October 12, 2018 As part of its Impact programming stream, the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) is partnering with the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada (JGI Canada) to host a special charity screening of the documentary Jane followed by a 45-minute Q&A with Dr. Goodall herself on…

Four Seasons Vancouver Organizes 38th Annual Terry Fox Run in Vancouver Run, Raise Funds and Enjoy an Entertainment-filled Morning in Stanley Park, September 16

For the 38th consecutive year, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts proudly continues its role as a founding sponsor of the annual Terry Fox Runs, which supports the legacy of Terry Fox worldwide, aiming to raise awareness as well as funds for cancer research. The enthusiastic team from Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver is thrilled to stage the…

Chefs’ Table Society of BC’s Slow Fish Dinner Returns

Get up close to chefs for the 5th celebration of sustainable seafood!   Lovers of local seafood and social times rejoice as the Chefs’ Table Society of BC‘s Slow Fish Canada Dinner returns for the 5th year to the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts (PICA) on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 6pm-9pm.   This annual event allows seafood lovers to gather and indulge in…

ARTS UMBRELLA MAKES A SPLASH WITH CHARITABLE ART AUCTION AND GALA

36th annual event raises funds to support youth arts programming A magical night awaits guests of Splash, Arts Umbrella’s highly anticipated art auction and gala, the proceeds from which support youth arts programming across Metro Vancouver. Presented by TD Bank Group, the annual event brings art-lovers together for a show-stopping evening featuring live performances, delicious food, and,…

Modern Architecture + Design Society Home Tour Saturday, September 15 in Vancouver

Our Modern Home Tours give people a chance to explore and view some of the greatest examples of modern architecture right in their own city via self-guided tour. Year after year, we provide a fun, enlightening day of local sight-seeing and open-house-style visits for lovers of architecture, design, real estate, and, anyone who enjoys seeing…

Tofino Resort + Marina hosts Race for the Blue: September 7-15, 2018 $25,000 winner-takes-all tuna derby

Tofino’s leader in adventure experiences offers unique opportunities for fishing enthusiasts     This September, Tofino Resort + Marina brings the exhilarating tuna fishing experience to Tofino in their inaugural Race for the Blue derby. Taking place on September 7-15, 2018, the tournament’s $25,000 grand prize will draw the excitement of anglers from across the…

Chefs’ Table Society of BC hosts Wild Salmon Celebration August 25

2nd annual soirée deliciously celebrates the seasonal catch It’s that beautiful midsummer time of year in BC when seasonal ingredients like peaches and tomatoes shine on our plates, and wild sockeye salmon makes its seasonal run.   On Saturday, August 25, 2018, join the Chefs’ Table Society of British Columbia and the BC Salmon Marketing Council from 6:30pm-9pm, for…

FEAST OF FIELDS BOASTS SOME OF THE BEST FOOD & DRINK OF BC

Feast of Fields is FarmFolk CityFolk’s annual local food celebration and fundraiser, highlighting the contribution local chefs, restaurants, farmers, ranchers, fishers, food artisans, vintners, brewers and distillers make to our local economy. It emphasizes how they are connected to the land, support the regional economy, and create the most delicious local, seasonal and sustainable flavours BC has to offer. 2018 marks the 10th Anniversary of Feast…