Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival August 26 – September 1

The Vancouver Tap Dance Society is celebrating its 20th anniversary by presenting the 2019 Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival (VanTap Fest) being held from August 26 – Sept. 1, 2019. 

HENDRICK’S GIN PRESENTS AN OCULAR AND AUDITORY SPECTACLE AS IT OPENS ITS HISTORY-MAKING PORTAL OF PECULIARITY IN VANCOUVER AT THE INAUGURAL HONDA CELEBRATION OF LIGHT DOWNTOWN

For the first time in history, from the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery at 750 Hornby St., the Hendrick’s Gin A.W.E.V.A.N.A.I.R. will take guests on a most unusual quest, sharing copious curiosities and whimsical wonders both in the skies and on the streets.

Tech-Driven Ballet ‘@giselle’ Features Artists from ABT & The National Ballet of Canada in Modern Re-Imagining

“I am deeply honoured to bring together such a stellar group of dance artists from across North America to collaborate on such a timely production,” says Beamish. “@giselle is a careful examination of the evaporation of true romance in our culture…”

Public Tickets to Le Dîner en Blanc 2019 on sale Thursday, July 18

Tickets for one of the most talked-about events of the summer will be available to the general public this Thursday, July 18. The eighth annual Dîner en Blanc Vancouver, taking place at a secret location on Thursday, August 8, is one of 80 such all-white picnics taking place in 30 countries on six continents.

No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews dinner featuring Chef Derek Dammann on August 9th

Although his well-known restaurants are located in Montreal, Chef Derek Dammann hails from Vancouver Island, and he’s looking forward to returning to BC this summer to work with his old friend and cooking schoolmate, Chef Lee Cooper.

From Recycling Bin to Underbody Skin; Ford Recycles 1.2 Billion Plastic Bottles Every Year for Vehicle Parts

Ford Motor Company is helping to play a major role in promoting environmentally friendly auto parts, and one way they’re doing that is by using recycled plastic bottles for underbody shields on all cars and SUVs, and wheel liners on F-Series trucks.