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…

Discover Dance! Thai Dance Company September 20

Thai Dance Company Thursday September 20, 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 elegance and precision of Thai dance opens a new season of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! series, with…

Improvisation pioneer Katie Duck in CAGE September 28

The Dance Centre Katie Duck CAGE Friday September 28, 2018 at 7pm Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie Street, Vancouver Tickets: $30/$24 students and seniors from Tickets Tonight: 604.684.2787 www.ticketstonight.ca Info www.thedancecentre.ca Internationally-renowned improvisation pioneer Katie Duck brings her provocative dance/music collaboration CAGE to Vancouver, in her first visit to the city for thirty years. A…

Folk Supergroup I’m With Her Kicks Off Canadian Leg of International Tour at the Chan Centre

Grammy Award-winning Trio Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, Aoife O’Donovan Present Sublime Sounds from Acclaimed Debut Album   The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) introduces to Vancouver audiences the ethereal harmonies of I’m With Her on September 30, 2018, at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. The…

VIFF 2018: Oscar contenders and Hollywood star power in Special Presentations

VIFF unveils Special Presentations slate for 2018 edition 37th Vancouver International Film Festival September 27 – October 12, 2018   The Vancouver International Film Festival’s (VIFF) Special Presentations series features 16 of the most highly anticipated and acclaimed films of the festival season. Canadian films in the series include the late Rob Stewart’s final testament,…

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…

VSO 100th Anniversary Season Opening

VSO 100th Anniversary Season Filled with Musical Suprises for the Whole City   The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s 100th Anniversary Season, a celebration of both past and future, opens September 20, 21 and 22. Returning Maestros, fan favourites from across the decades, and musical references to seasons past are woven throughout the year’s programming. And, the…

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…