Soulful Productions Ignites the Stage with Glamour and Glitz in – Sweet Bubbling Nights –

Saucy and sequined local performers come together for one-night-only concert in support of LGBTI scholars through UN program   Soulful Productions presents a sizzling celebration of soul, Motown, funk, show tunes and drag with Sweet Bubbling Nights on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8pm at the Vancouver Playhouse. The performance will bring together 23 of the…

BUILDING COMMUNITY YEAR-ROUND: ‘SOURCED’ POP UP DINNERS RETURN

From June to September, The Paisley Notebook creator, Aman Dosanj is launching her second instalment of unique pop up dinner experiences aimed at bringing the local Okanagan community together. ‘Sourced’ is a pop up farm-to-table dinner series that is re-imagining what it means to eat with hyper-local dinners that tell one edible story at a…

MEET PAUL BLAKES (AKA KAHLUA ICE): BELLTOWN PUB’S “BELLZ OF THE BALL” THURSDAY, GAY BINGO NIGHT CALLER

May 31st Event Will Feature Free Bingo, $8 Bacon Burgers, $5 Brews and Benefits the Pride Foundation   The Belltown Pub will again turn into a Bingo parlor from 7:30 to 9:30pm on Thursday, May 31st, for “Bellz of the Ball Bingo” night.  Featuring celebrity callers, red-hot rules, passionate penalties, salacious antics and bawdy bingo…

Wines for Waves featuring Naramata Bench Wineries Association

We raised a toast to ocean conservation at Ocean Wise and Naramata Bench Wineries Association’s annual Wine for Waves on Friday, April 13 at the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver. Guests had a chance to get the first sips of Spring Wine Releases from Naramata Bench Wineries Association and taste delicious, sustainable seafood from Ocean Wise…

Startup Canada brings regional awards to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation community in Vancouver & BC!

Award ceremony is being held in Imperial Theatre, Vancouver on May 30   The Startup Canada Awards recognize those driving impact and demonstrating excellence in Canada’s entrepreneurship and innovation community.  Each year, hundreds of nominations pour in from across Canada, and thousands join to celebrate the regional winners at local, grassroots ceremonies in startup spaces…

“Costasera Contemporary Art”: Masi presents the work of Canadian artist Susan A. Point dedicated to Costasera Amarone in Vancouver

 The work “Traditional Legacy” has been reproduced on the label of a fine selection of Costasera 2000 The painting “Traditional Legacy” by Canadian artist Susan A. Point, and inspired by Masi’s iconic Costasera Amarone wine, was unveiled on 30 April in Vancouver, at the Wildebeest Restaurant. The initiative is part of the “Costasera Contemporary Art” project…

A Musical Feast at Blue Grouse Winery

A collaboration to help the local community The concept of a Musical Feast is an elegant, enchanted evening. Chef Bill Jones of Deerholme Farm has teamed up with renowned New York City composer and pianist Misha Piatigorsky and Blue Grouse Estate Winery to present a magical triad on May 20. Guests are in for a wonderful evening of virtuoso music,…

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…

Our Mother’s Day #Favourites to spoil Mum

MUM’S THE WORD: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR SERVES UP MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH, DINNER BUFFETS ON SUNDAY, MAY 13 MAMMA MIA: CIBO TRATTORIA PAYS HOMAGE TO MOMS BY HOSTING CELEBRATORY BRUNCH, DINNER SERVICES ON SUNDAY, MAY 13 Celebrate Mother’s Day in the most delicious way at Dockside Restaurant From YEW’s Famous Mother’s Day Brunch to…

SEATTLE BUSINESSMAN MICHAEL MALONE TO RECEIVE THE 2018 CELEBRITY WAITERS LUNCHEON COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

The Celebrity Waiters Luncheon governing body will present Michael Malone, a Seattle real estate developer, businessman, and local philanthropist, with the 2018 Community Service Award. This honor will be bestowed during the 34th annual Celebrity Waiters Luncheon at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel on May 11, 2018. The Community Service Award recognizes Malone’s time-honored commitment for…

VORTEX ACCLAIMED ARTIST DOUGLAS COUPLAND AND OCEAN WISE® ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

NEW EXHIBITION AT VANCOUVER AQUARIUM FOR SPRING 2018   Internationally-renowned author, artist, and designer Douglas Coupland is collaborating with Ocean Wise® to highlight an escalating global conservation crisis – ocean plastic pollution – through a new major sculpture exhibition that will be unveiled at Vancouver Aquarium on May 18, 2018. This is a first for…

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…

Mother’s Day Gift Guide Offerings

AG Hair (www.aghair.com) creates a new standard of beauty through handcrafted products that deliver on their promise. Born from a passion for quality, AG is a celebrated Canadian brand that uses a meticulous selection of natural ingredients. Show your support for women across the world: a portion of every bottle sold supports One Girl Can…

BELLTOWN PUB LAUNCHES “BELLZ OF THE BALL” BI-MONTHLY, MID-WEEK (AKA HUMP DAY) GAY BINGO NIGHTS

Inaugural May 2nd Evening to Feature Guest Caller Sarah Toce and Benefit Pride Foundation The Belltown Pub will turn into a Bingo parlor bi-monthly when it launches Wednesday gay bingo nights, starting May 2nd from 7:30 to 9:30pm.  Benefitting rotating charities from the LGBTQ+ community, “Bellz of the Ball Bingo” (where every pull of the…

Vancouver TheatreSports™ Presents Canadian Comedy Icon Colin Mochrie

May 24 & 26 at The Improv Centre at 7:30pm May 25 at The Vogue Theatre at 7:30pm    Tickets on Sale Now at www.vtsl.com   Colin Mochrie, Vancouver TheatreSports™ (VTSL) alumnus, and star of Whose Line Is It Anyway, returns this May to Vancouver TheatreSports™ for three laugh-packed performances – Thursday, May 24 and Saturday, May 26 at The Improv Centre at 7:30pm;…