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Vancouver Urban Winery launches the Reliance Series

Premium, small-lot wines the first of their kind made entirely in Vancouver   Vancouver Urban Winery (VUW) and Wine Director David…

L’Éclair de Génie: Now Open!

Greeted with champagne, eclairs, a photobooth and energetic staff, the first Canadian L’Éclair de Génie opened their doors April 30th…

TWG Tea Fashions the World’s Most Luxurious Iced Teabag Collection

    With the sun ablazing, TWG Tea is launching the world’s most luxurious collection of teabags especially crafted for…

Virtuous Pie launches short run “Weekend Agenda” brunch

  Our plant-based brunch includes a mix of savory and sweet pizzas, bowls, and sides, all made in-house and for…

First Vancouver Opera Festival Opens with a Powerful, Brooding Otello

  2017 marks the first year of Vancouver Opera’s Festival format. And for the first time in 36 years, the…

Marriage of Figaro Dazzles with Sparkling Performances

  I first met award-winning director Rachel Peake when she directed the acclaimed Realwheels production of Sexy Voices last year…

OPUS Hotel Vancouver launches Perfect Day itineraries 

  Secrets of the city unveiled by five OPUS muses Insider travel tips are the best way to make the…

MAKE IT MEAT – Brewery & The Beast

  Tickets to the fifth annual Brewery & The Beast go on sale Monday, May 1st at 10 a.m. Canada’s…

The top 5 romantic dining destinations in Vancouver

  The richer our experiences are the better our lives are. Since our relationships have an important place in making…

All Hands on Deck for Wine for Waves

Once again Naramata Bench Wineries Association (NBWA) sets sail to Vancouver to present Wine for Waves, April 28. It’s like…

Discover the newest line-up from Ford at the Vancouver International Auto Show

  Earlier this week I enjoyed a sneak peak of the 2018 Ford line-up presented by Ford Canada. I definitely…

Fabulous Okanagan Fest of Ale™ Flows Over

Okanagan Fest of Ale™ veterans Cannery Brewing of Penticton Who doesn’t want a great pour of favourite craft brews? As…

Reminder – The Wellness Show Celebrates 25 Years in Vancouver This Weekend

  Making plans this weekend? The Wellness Show is bringing the latest cutting-edge wellness trends to the Lower Mainland March 3,…

Harmonic Arts at The Vancouver Wellness Show

A Return to The Vancouver Wellness Show   2017 will be the third time at the Vancouver Wellness Show for…

A Fantastic Fill at the Commercial Drive Brunch Crawl

  The last day of Dine Out Vancouver, Sunday Feb 5, was a Brunch Crawl for me on Commercial Drive…

Sold Out Science of Cocktails is Back – Bigger and Better

  Science of Cocktails is back – and thirsty Vancouverites will once again have the opportunity to be shaken and stirred…

The Trocks Rocked! An Evening with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

  We all have them – items on our bucket list that we vow, year after year, to finally check…

“Eh” to Zed in Kelowna

  A staycation eases any stress of long distance travel and makes you appreciate your area through the eyes of…

GRAPE EXPECTATIONS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR UNCORKS PAIR OF EXCLUSIVE WINE EVENTS THIS FEBRUARY

  Boulevard Brings Out the Best of BC with Wine Brunch during Dine Out Vancouver Festival and Explores ‘The Cool…

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria opens 29th franchised location on Rochdale in Regina

  Neighbourhood pizzeria launches first of three new Saskatchewan restaurants today Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, today…

Talamonti Wines – Raising the Profile of the Abruzzo Region

Last month, as those who follow MyVanCity know, I had the pleasure of attending “A Taste of Wines from Italy”…

PEARL HARBOR SURVIVOR DAYS, BOAT TOURS PLANNED AT PEARL HARBOR VISITOR CENTER

    The National Park Service (NPS) has arranged informal press conferences that include the Pearl Harbor Survivors.  An early…

CMPNY is coming to Coquitlam with second coworking location set to open March 2017

  Coworking brand announces official plans to launch its second location in Coquitlam, featuring all-new amenities for members   CMPNY…

Chef Jeff Koop Launches New Menu at Mamie Taylor’s 

  Vancouver Rising Star takes over the kitchen at the Chinatown mainstay   Mamie Taylor’s is pleased to announce the appointment…

Alternative Cancer Treatments in Vancouver

Integrative Naturopathic Medical Centre is one of Vancouver’s oldest naturopathic clinics. As the 2017 winner of the People’s Choice Award…

Etiquette with Cynthia Pace of PolitesseParCynthia

  On Saturday, November 12th I had the opportunity to attend a private function hosted by Etiquette expert Cynthia Pace…

#FridayFavourites November 18 – 25

    She’s Baaaaack! VTSL presents Christmas Queen 3 – The Bachelorette Edition   West Coast Christmas Show Launches this…

#FridayFavourites (a day early) November 10/11 – 18

  #MarketMonday – IN SEASON AT THE MARKET   Moms & Tots Nov/Dec Workshops at Rocky Mountain Flatbread​   Glowbal…

TEDxGastownWomen Redefines the Meaning of Power

Power. To some, it may represent control and dominance. For me and a sold-out audience, TEDxGastownWomen completely redefined the meaning of power…

Vancouver’s 26th Public Salon

  On an evening that was the beginning of three storms, people packed into the Vancouver Playhouse to gather for…