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East Meets West Plus International Artists at BreakOut West

The countdown is on in Kelowna to October 11 to 14, 2018 for BreakOut West, the annual gathering at which…

VIFF – “WHAT THEY HAD”

“What They Had”   “What They Had” is a moving drama about difficult decisions and the interplay of family members…

VIFF – THE “DOCS”

VIFF – the “Docs” “Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable”   The Vancouver International Film Festival 2018 is in full…

GIVEAWAY Playland’s Fright Nights

Halloween’s most anticipated event runs from October 5th to October 31st  Playland GIVEAWAY    Fright Nights – Western Canada’s scariest…

DECADE OF ABURI Aburi sushi pioneer Miku celebrates 10 years with anniversary tasting menu

Aburi sushi pioneer Miku celebrates 10 years with anniversary tasting menu In 2008, restaurateur Seigo Nakamura opened Miku in its…

Coffee with a Kick: DIY Coffee Cocktails this International Coffee Day

Celebrating the Nations Favourite Beverage with an Alcohol Twist! Canada Loves Coffee   According to the Coffee Association of Canada,…

Touchstone Theatre’s Kill Me Now – Vancouver Premiere

Brad Fraser’s Powerful Black Comedy Kill Me Now  Receives Vancouver Premiere from Touchstone Theatre  Firehall Arts Centre (280 E. Cordova) October…

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…

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…

VIFF – a film worth considering…

VIFF – another film to consider…   Ala Changso   The following is another short review of a Vancouver International…

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…

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…

Fish For the Future is a B.C. salmon fishing derby to give back to the Clayoquot

Imagine a family-centred event that aims to raise funds to heal the same watershed it fishes? Welcome to Fish for…

VIFF – Films To Consider Seeing

Vancouver International Film Festival As the 37th Annual Vancouver International Film Festival draws closer, we will be featuring some short…

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates YVR – South Granville edition

Had such a great time last night exploring the neighbourhood of South Granville during a Tasting Plates YVR evening with…

Vancouver TheatreSports™ Proves Going Back to School Can Be Fun

Ah, high school. I remember it well, even though it was (ahem) ‘many’ decades ago.  For me, it meant mounds…

Canada’s Premier Luxury Lifestyle and Automotive Weekend Event Saturday, September 8 & Sunday, September 9, 2018

Luxury & Supercar Weekend 2018  Spanning all 17 acres of VanDusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver from 11am to 5pm each day RECEIVE 20%…

Genesis

Wow.  Just wow. Normally, I just write articles about wine, but I am also smart enough to act when other…

Deighton Cup Cocktail Jockeys Took on Classic Punch – and Blew Everyone Away

The Deighton Cup celebrated its 10th anniversary this year – but that wasn’t the only milestone surrounding this prestigious event…

Avocado Toast Takes Gentle Jabs at Vancouver – and We Love It

I’ve been living in Vancouver for nine years now, and I love this city with all my heart. But let’s…

The Downlow Chicken Shack celebrates Fried Chicken Day on Friday COMING IN HOT ON FRIDAY

The Downlow Chicken Shack celebrates Fried Chicken Day with dinner window service and 500 chicken sandwiches To celebrate its first-ever…

TIME Winery Opens in Downtown Penticton

Graham Pierce joins team as director of winemaking TIME Winery announces the soft opening of its winery in downtown Penticton at 361…

Weekend getaway to Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort – Parksville

On a sunny weekend in May we escaped the city to spend a fabulous weekend away in Parksville on Vancouver…

Okanagan Falls Spring Release

Fifteen. That’s how many wineries make up the Okanagan Falls Wineries Association. Look at this list: Blasted Church Blue Mountain…

Friday, April 13 was one of the luckiest days of the year so far for #BCWine Lovers

On Friday, April 13 the Naramata Bench Wineries Association member wineries were on hand for an afternoon media/trade tasting  followed by…

Experience Haida Gwaii at Ocean House Eco-Lodge

It took two years of work but it is now ready to go to Haida Gwaii.  Ocean House is an…

JENNIFER LOPEZ WEARS TIFFANY & CO. IN MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE “EL ANILLO”

Jennifer Lopez exclusively donned Tiffany & Co. throughout her latest music video for her new song “El Anillo,” which is Spanish…

GOLDEN STATE: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR WELCOMES CALIFORNIA VINTNERS FOR EXCLUSIVE ‘NAPA: PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE’ WINE DINNER, MAY 17

Top Drop Event Features Five-Course Dinner Paired with Selections From Flagship Napa Valley Wineries Spottswoode Estate and Blackbird Vineyards   Napa…

Magnolia Hotel & Spa’s Curated Journeys showcase the best of spring and summer in Victoria

Discover a different Victoria with adventurous hikes, wine tours and more Spring brings new adventures to Magnolia Hotel & Spa…