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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…

EMV Finishes 2017-18 Season with Canadian Soprano Karina Gauvin in Programme of Virtuosic Opera Arias from 18th Century St. Petersburg

EMV and Vancouver Opera Collaborate for the First Time As Part of the Russian White Nights Vancouver Opera Festival  …

EMV Presents World’s Premiere Vocal Ensemble Specializing in Renaissance Polyphony – War & Peace: The Tallis Scholars –

Music Director Peter Phillips Honours Those Who Fought & Died in WWI in a Programme Inspired by the Glory and…

Cherry Blossom season at Miku, Minami, and Gyoza Bar

CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN BLOOM The city is being blanketed in a variety of pink hues with the arrival of cherry…

4th Annual Vancouver World Music Festival

World Rhythms for Youth Society and CubbyHole Artists Present 4th Annual Vancouver World Music Festival April 26-29, 2018 Performance Venues:…

Vancouver TheatreSports to Celebrate International Women’s Day March 8

March 8 is International Women’s Day, and Vancouver TheatreSports will be marking the day with performances showcasing the talents of…

On Turning 50:  My Fifty Before 50 Bucket List

The dreaded number is approaching, only it does not scare me, torment me or make me dread it.  Fifty does…

Third Annual Science of Cocktails Raises $276,695 Towards Science World Field Trip Bursary Fund

In just three years, Science of Cocktails has become a go-to event for Vancouverites who are intrigued by the chemistry, biology…

Lunar New Year Festival Website Promotes Diversity of Celebrations in Vancouver and Richmond this February

New website a partnership between Tourism Vancouver and Tourism Richmond Whether you call it Chinese New Year, Spring Festival or…

Blue Water Cafe Celebrates Sustainability from the Sea – Unsung Heroes Festival Returns With New Delights To Discover –

  Take a deep dive with Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar and discover new delicious delights with the Fourteenth…

STARBUCKS #GIVEAWAY Try the new #SousVideEggBites on us!

  MyVanCity.ca and Starbucks Canada are pleased to offer one of our readers and followers a $40 Starbucks Gift Certificate…

The Italian Kitchen moves house to new Burrard Street location

  If you were a fan of the old Italian Kitchen on Alberni Street, and who wasn’t, you will love,…

Revolutionary new restaurant-style Air Canada lounge features Hawksworth-designed menus

  Toronto’s exclusive Signature Suite named as best business class sit-down dining experience    Chef David Hawksworth is thrilled to…

Aura Restaurant shines with new look at Nita Lake Lodge 

Lakeside restaurant launches refreshed design for the winter season Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler’s only lakeside boutique hotel, is thrilled to…

December release… from bestselling cookbook author Shelley Adams!

  WHITEWATER COOKS more beautiful food Shelley Adams   Twelve years ago, Shelley Adams arrived on the British Columbia book…

La Quercia Warms Up Room and Refreshes Menu

  La Quercia Warms Up Room and Refreshes Menu After Nearly Ten Years on West Fourth Avenue Authentic Italian Menu…

Our #FavouriteThings – Tasteful Reading as Gifts

  – Roslyne Buchanan Let’s get straight to it: I’m a book hoarder. I love all kinds of books and…

Christmas Queen 4 – Secret Santa Continues a Beloved (and Hilarous) Holiday Tradition

  Forget the piped-in carols, Santa hats and Christmas decorations. For me, the holiday season doesn’t start until Her Royal…