GLOBE 2014 Embracing a Greener Global Economy

 Premier Christy Clark, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Join World’s Top Execs to Kick Off GLOBE 2014 Today GLOBE 2014 opens today, Wednesday, March 26th marking the 13th biennial edition of North America’s largest and longest running international conference on the business of the environment. Upwards of 9,000 participants from more than 50 countries will join an elite…

Vancouver International Auto Show On Now

The 2014 Vancouver International Auto Show is opening its doors to car enthusiasts from all over the province. From noon today until Sunday, March 30, British Columbia’s premier annual automotive event will give visitors the opportunity to see over 400 vehicles from 22 manufacturers and experience the latest in automotive art, design, and technology. Auto buffs…

Ticket and Sponsor info for TASTE WASHINGTON!

  You definitely want to be a part of this terrific Food and Wine event. So be sure to buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment. You can buy tickets at retailers or right now online.   Purchase tickets online! VIP tickets are limited! Go VIP to Taste Washington and enjoy these exclusive benefits: An…

Where to stay to enjoy TASTE WASHINGTON!

  TASTE WASHINGTON is a great wine event with public tastings and seminars to please every wine lover. For the ultimate getaway, make it a Taste Washington weekend and stay downtown. Select Seattle hotels have created weekend packages for you with Taste tickets included and added bonus amenities. Check out all of the options here…

Vancouver Mac & Cheese Challenge

  Welcome to the Vancouver Foodster Mac & Cheese Challenge. Restaurants from all over the city were invited to enter their mac and cheese into this challenge, most of the restaurants have created a special mac and cheese just for this challenge. Each restaurant will be featuring their mac and cheese on their menu from March…

Limited Tickets Released for Campagna Farm Dinner

Exclusive dinner showcases best of local, farm-to-table freshness   When: Wednesday, April 2 at 6:30 p.m. Where: Cibo Trattoria, 900 Seymour St., Vancouver Special Guests: Sandra and Leonardo Zambrano, Campagna Farm Price: $99pp for 5-course menu and wine pairings, plus tax and gratuity Tickets: 604.602.9570 or [email protected] Executive Chef Faizal Kassam is very proud of his relationships with local high quality food producers. That’s…

You could WIN a Ticket to the Canada Marketing Summit

  “18 speakers from around the world, 34 concession booths, 3 days of the most powerful marketing learning and networking experience that will transform your business” Get ready to be totally inspired by an unparalleled line up of 18 online business experts from around the world and 3 days of the most powerful marketing learning and…

Canada’s Next Generation of Top Chefs

  Outstanding young chef Paul Moran, winner of the Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship competition, recently took the reins of the kitchen as Executive Chef at the exclusive resort Nita Lake Lodge in Whistler, British Columbia. Joined by Chef Stephanie Noel who takes the position of Director of Food and Beverage at Nita Lake Lodge.  …

How to Create a Six-Figure Monthly Income by Blogging

  YVR BLOGGERS are excited to announce that they are bringing in world-famous blogger John Chow to speak at their April YVR Bloggers Meetup at the elegant Modern Art Gallery by Stewart Stephenson. For those of you who don’t know John Chow, his website is one of the top income-generating websites in the world, consistently making six figures/month. In addition to John’s keynote…

CULINAIRE VICTORIA…all the rest

  How you can enjoy the taste of Culinaire Victoria   With only two days until Culinaire Victoria we just had to bring you the list of all the other great restaurants, bistros, pubs, wineries and caterers that will be participating this year. A reminder that all these fine establishments, and the others we have…

Vancouver’s Most Spirited Festival Announced

  Introducing British Columbia’s Premier Micro-Distillery Festival: BC Distilled   On Saturday,May 10, 2014, sixteen of the province’s leading small-batch distilleries plus one from the Yukon, will descend on Vancouver along with their gin, vodka, whisky, and other fine spirits and liqueurs for BC Distilled – British Columbia’s premier micro-distillery festival.    Bottles of local artisanal spirits have been appearing on…

Renewed Perspective through “Definitely Dali”

Wanting to escape the dreary Vancouver rain, I sought refuge in an unassuming boutique gallery on South Granville.  As soon as I stepped through the doorway, I was transported at once to a warm and sunny place, surrounded by a twirling dancer, an elephant with stilted legs, a snail with wings, musical angels, an oversized…