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Our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions – The Roots Cabin Collection™

  Remember it’s never too early to start planning, writing your list and doing your Christmas and Holiday Season gift…

SmartyPantz and vrCAVE team up to launch first of its kind virtual reality escape room

  Space Station Tiberia allows four players to team up to solve puzzles in outer space   SmartyPantz Escape Rooms,…

Canadian Club 40 Year – Our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestion

  This is the Canadian Whisky that deserves the title iconic. Who could forget the sight of dozens of Canadian Club whisky…

TIFFANY & CO ANNOUNCES A NEW HOME & ACCESSORIES COLLECTION

  Tiffany & Co. announces the debut of its luxury Home & Accessories Collection. Born out of the notion that beautiful things…

Celebrating a major milestone in Whistler

  We recently celebrated our fiftieth wedding anniversary and since Whistler Mountain opened around the time we met, it seemed…

Western Canada’s First Roots Enhanced Experience Store Launches at Vancouver CF Pacific Centre

  Where Comfort, Style, Personalization and eCommerce Endless Aisle Meet   Iconic Canadian retailer, Roots (TSX: ROOT) (“Roots”), unveils its…

Update at Craft Corner Kitchen Penticton

  Whether you’ve never been, or it’s a while since you went to Penticton’s Craft Corner Kitchen, check it out…

Tableau Bar Bistro launches a new Fall/Winter menu

A fresh take on French fare   Coal Harbour’s award-winning neighbourhood restaurant, Tableau Bar Bistro, is pleased to announce a…

Gotham Steakhouse & Bar updates its lunch menu with delicious new dishes and fresh ingredients

  Enjoy Downtown’s premier business-class lunch with refined surroundings and impeccable service   Since 1999, Gotham Steakhouse has remained true…

Improv Wars – The Laugh Jedi is Improv at its Best

I’ve always thought of myself as more of a Star Trek gal. But my experience at Vancouver TheatreSports™ League’s newest…

Some highlights of a short stay in Kelowna

  There are still at least a few weeks of great Okanagan travel time left this season so I wanted…

Walk For Reconciliation

  On September 24th, 2017, Reconciliation Canada and the City of Vancouver are hosting the Walk for Reconciliation and the…

Vancouverites Don their Finest for the 9th Annual Deighton Cup

  Vancouver’s Deighton Cup has grown from a small group birthday celebration to over 4,000 people strolling the promenade at…

5th Annual Deighton Cup Cocktail Jockey Competition Finds New Home at Reflections

  Nine years ago, Parade Agency owner and former punk-rock guitarist Dax Droski co-founded the Deighton Cup as a unique…

Accessible Transport, Businesses and Adventures in Vancouver

  Did you know that Vancouver regularly gets listed among the top five livable cities in the world and has…

Pride Crawl Cocktail Fundraiser Prompts My Own Mini-Crawl

  This year, more than 40 of Vancouver’s top restaurants and bars are celebrating Pride and showing their support for…

Hy’s Whistler launches a new Happy Hour menu

     Whistler is a very special place during the summer, with renowned golf courses, world class trails and pristine…

Oh, Canada Celebrates the True North Strong – and Funny

  I’m a huge fan of improv, and the talented Vancouver TheatreSports League ensemble. So when I heard that the…

Luxury & Supercar Weekend 2017 – A gift for dad!

The Perfect Gift for Dad!  Tickets to Luxury & Supercar Weekend September 9 & 10, 2017 at VanDusen Botanical Garden…

Explore the Okanagan’s many facets – come hell or high water

If ever there was a time to remind us of the many facets of the Okanagan, the flooding of some…

Main Street Bike Expo: Celebrating Creativity in Cycling 

The Main Street Bike Expo readies for June 10 celebration at The Ellis Building    Get tuned up for the…

Just like a fine wine, Hy’s Steakhouse gets better with age.

  We have been dining at Hy’s Steakhouse off and on since the 70’s. Back in the day Hy’s Encore…

The City’s Largest Dinner Party Returns to Vancouver! Le Diner en Blanc

70 Cities Worldwide Host Annually the Legendary Pop-Up Culinary Event, Vancouver will celebrate its 6th Le Dîner en Blanc on August…

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…