Visiting the Aurora Winter Festival – until December 30

After experiencing the Aurora Winter Festival, we realized that it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas and we wish you and your families the same.  The event is opened to the public from November 23rd to December 30th.  

TODDCast Podcast Friday Nights Volume 14 at the Railway Stage and Beer Café

The last Friday of the month marks Todd Hancock’s “Friday Nights” at the Railway Stage and Beer Café.  I had so much fun last month, that I talked my husband into coming out for this month’s event. Neat, on the rocks, or from the beer taps, the drinks were flowing. Our evening’s entertainment included Myles … Read more

TODDCast Podcast “Friday Nights” Review

Lucky Volume Number 13 of TODDCast Podcast’s “Friday Nights” series took place on August 31st at the Railway Stage and Beer Café and it was a show to remember.  Todd Hancock, the radio host turned podcaster, brings his Friday Nights to the Railway on the last Friday of each month.  He is a self-described “Music … Read more

Queens of the Stone Age with Eagles of Death Metal – An Aurora Illumination Series Event Review

A hot summer night was the perfect backdrop for one of the hottest concerts to hit Vancouver this season.  The Aurora Illumination Series brought Queens of the Stone Age and Eagles of Death Metal to town to celebrate music, culture, and the legalization of cannabis.  Aurora is a medical cannabis company based in Vancouver.  Their … Read more

Bard on the Beach – Lysistrata

It is present day and a development company is threatening to create a massive shipping yard, demolishing Vanier Park; threatening the longstanding home of Bard on the Beach.  A group of Bard actors decides last minute to hijack their all-female performance of Hamlet and instead, stage a hilarious but poignant adaptation of Aristophanes play, Lysistrata. … Read more

Perfect Imperfections: The Art of a Messy Life

Award winning storyteller Celeste Snowber, JUNO-nominated jazz bassist Jodi Proznick, harpist Alexa Reimer and special guest singer, Katherine Penfold came together in a very relatable, creative endeavor that showed the audience that, although we all live messy lives, we need to celebrate the mess and embrace it! The show took place at The East Vancouver … Read more

Tasting Plates Coquitlam

Have you ever suddenly noticed a local eatery that you have driven by hundreds of times without ever noticing? We all get stuck in our ruts, whether it is in our commuting patterns, or shopping habits and it is fair to say we often miss places we only discover when walking down the street. That … Read more