Chan Centre Presents Kealoha, Hawaii’s First Official Poet Laureate in One-man Show

Indigenous Spoken Word Artist Challenges Audiences to Enact Social Change The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) welcomes Hawaii’s first official poet laureate Kealoha on October 3, 2018, at 7:30pm as part of the Beyond Words series at the Telus Studio Theatre. The innovative artist’s one-man show will transport audiences on an…

Discover Dance! Company 605 October 4

The Dance Centre presents the Discover Dance! series Company 605 Thursday October 4, 2018 at 12 noon Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie St (at Granville), Vancouver Tickets $15/$13 students, seniors and children from Tickets Tonight 604.684.2787 www.ticketstonight.ca Info: 604.606.6400 www.thedancecentre.ca The October edition of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! series features a program of…

Paradise Found – The Lake House at Quails’ Gate

Looking for the perfect luxury getaway? I have a suggestion! The Lake House at Quails’ Gate will satisfy your every desire be it the fabulous gourmet kitchen, the decadent ensuite bath with its soaker tub and separate steam shower, the cozy robes or the air conditioned comfort. We spent the best days away having a…

A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects

Lawren Harris –  “Tamarack Swamp, Algoma”   Vancouver Art Gallery “A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects” The Vancouver Art Gallery’s newest exhibition features 90 works of art from the Gallery’s permanent collection. Chosen from among the nearly 12 000 pieces owned by the VAG, the show includes an eclectic variety of historical and contemporary paintings,…

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…

Milano Roasters Brings Award-Winning Coffees to Victoria, British Columbia with Opening of New Cafe on Government Street

Vancouver-based Milano Roasters bring their award-winning coffee innovation to the province’s capital with the opening of Milano Roasters on Government Street. This bright and beautifully designed corner cafe boasts comfortable seating and a spacious outdoor patio for sunny Victoria days. Milano’s Victoria cafe also offers daily sandwiches and serves baked goods from local artisan suppliers. The opening…

Savour the Sun: December 7-9, 2018

Oliver Osoyoos Winery Association partners with Sun Peaks Resort for a weekend of wine, food and ski Enjoy a weekend of food, wine and winter adventure at Sun Peaks Resort with the first annual Savour the Sun festival, taking place December 7-9, 2018. A partnership between Oliver Osoyoos Winery Country and Sun Peaks Resort, the…

PARQ VANCOUVER LAUNCHES EXCLUSIVE PASSPORT TO CELEBRATE FIRST ANNIVESARY

Resort unveils 30 days of promotions to mark first anniversary The city’s locals and visitors alike are invited to raise a glass, roll a dice and journey through Parq Vancouver, the destination resort that is unique to Vancouver and uniquely Vancouver, as it unveils an exclusive Passport to Play.   To celebrate its first year…

Vail Resorts Epic Dream Job

SKI.COM TO HIRE MOUNTAIN ENTHUSIAST TO TRAVEL THE WORLD FOR SKI.COM’S EPIC DREAM JOB    In partnership with the Epic Pass, Ski.com is looking for the ideal candidate to experience more than a dozen resorts around the world on a single trip during January and February 2019  The itinerary for Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job will…

CELEBRATE SEA OTTER AWARENESS WEEK AT VANCOUVER AQUARIUM

It’s the most adorable time of the year! Vancouver Aquarium®, an Ocean Wise® initiative, invites visitors to celebrate sea otters during Sea Otter Awareness Week from Saturday, Sept. 22 to Sunday, Sept 30. Watch the six rescued sea otters holding paws, banging their toys, grooming their dense fur, and wrestling one another while learning the…

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…

#TasteofThursday Crispy Pork Schnitzel Sandwich recipe

Crispy Pork Schnitzel Sandwich  Serves 4  INGREDIENTS:  4 pieces thin sliced pork shoulder  1⁄2 cup buttermilk 1 Tbsp. grainy Dijon mustard 2 sprigs fresh thyme 1⁄2 cup canola oil Sauerkraut 4 of your favourite burger buns (Bells and Whistles uses squishy sesame milk buns)  2 cups Panko bread crumbs 1 lemon wedge Mayonnaise Arugula salt…

FALL FLAVOURS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE AUTUMN DINNER EVENTS, THANKSGIVING WEEKEND SERVICES

Upcoming Highlights at Award-Winning Restaurant Include Collaborative Chefs’ Sake Dinner, The Macallan Single Malt Whisky Dinner, Special Thanksgiving Menu Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar will usher in autumn by hosting exclusive Sake and The Macallan Whisky dinners on Sunday, September 30and Wednesday, October 10, respectively, as well as a gourmet Thanksgiving service on Sunday, October…

WÜNDERBAR!: BELLS AND WHISTLES KICKS OFF 17 DAYS OF ‘OKTOBEERFEST’ CELEBRATIONS BEGINNING FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Fraserhood Hotspot Marks First Anniversary by Hosting Exclusive ‘Wünderbar’ Pop-Up Featuring Oktoberfest-themed Food and Drink Specials, Décor  When the clock strikes midnight in Munich on Friday, September 21 at 3 p.m., the Fraserhood hotspot Bells and Whistles will usher in 17 days of celebrations and transform into a Bavarian-inspired beer hall to host ‘Wünderbar: An Oktobeerfest Pop-Up’…

Mission Hill Family Estate Wine Dinner at H Tasting Lounge, October 4th

H Tasting Lounge, the Westin Bayshore’s sophisticated lobby-level dining destination, presents a special dinner, Santé à La Famille, featuring wines from BC’s Mission Hill Family Estate, on Thursday, October 4, from 6:30 to 8:30pm. This is the latest offering in H Tasting Lounge’s Chef’s Tasting Series. Executive Chef Alex Mok and his talented culinary team…