This Monkey’s Gone to Heaven – Curio and curiouser

This Monkey’s Gone to Heaven, a curio shop located on Main Street celebrates its one year anniversary this month. Since its inception, the funky space has been offering a wide array of ‘Oddities, Trinkets and Scientific Interests.’ From taxidermy to insect candy, kids’ toys to rare books and candles, there’s plenty of weird and wonderful … Read moreThis Monkey’s Gone to Heaven – Curio and curiouser

ClickDishes Inc. enabling people in Downtown Vancouver to enjoy their lunch instead of waiting in line

  ClickDishes Inc., the food tech mobile app company that enables users to mobile order from any restaurant, is excited to announce that they are launching their ‘Grab & Go’ service with eleven restaurants in Downtown Vancouver. “Vancouver is one of the most tech-savvy cities in Canada and also has one of the best food … Read moreClickDishes Inc. enabling people in Downtown Vancouver to enjoy their lunch instead of waiting in line

Tom Lee Music Grand Opening Weekend

  Tom Lee Music is marking the opening of its new flagship store at 728 Granville Street with a two day celebration this weekend on Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4. The event which includes door crashers, live performances and workshops and will be the first chance for the public to explore the beautifully … Read moreTom Lee Music Grand Opening Weekend

Vancouver Farmers’ Markets now open for the season

Four summer markets have opened, or will open, this week including West End (Saturday), Mount Pleasant (Sunday), Main St. Station(Wednesday), and Downtown (Thursday)! There’s never been a better time than now to come out and shop with our local farmers. The cold, damp spring has resulted in a slow start to the season for growers across … Read moreVancouver Farmers’ Markets now open for the season

Vancouver’s Redfish Kids launches hot new Summer 2017 Collection 

Inspired by the intense heat of summer’s colourful and warm palette Redfish Kids Clothing unveils its new Summer 2017 collection, now available both in-store and online. Designed and made in Vancouver, the brand’s new seasonal collection features stylish yet durable fashion that lets kids enjoy summer adventures. Inspired by the promise of summer’s heat and … Read moreVancouver’s Redfish Kids launches hot new Summer 2017 Collection 

35th annual Filberg Festival Artists Announcement

  Celebrate the Best of Arts, Crafts and Music from across Canada August 4-7, 2017. Victoria based artist, Linda Skalenda will be this year’s featured guest artist located in the Arbour. Linda’s paintings can be found in collections across North America and the UK. In 2015 she was selected for the honorable position to be … Read more35th annual Filberg Festival Artists Announcement

FARMERS MARKETS’ TO GIVE AWAY FOOD TRUCK GOLDEN TICKET TO LUCKY SHOPPER THIS FEBRUARY 

  Vancouver Farmers Markets (VFM) are giving away a food truck lunch at the markets every week for a year to one lucky winner during their 6th Annual Food Truck February event. Starting this Saturday, Feb 4 at Nat Bailey and Sunday, Feb 5 at Hastings Park Winter Markets, food truck fans who purchase a meal at … Read moreFARMERS MARKETS’ TO GIVE AWAY FOOD TRUCK GOLDEN TICKET TO LUCKY SHOPPER THIS FEBRUARY 

Local food lives in the heart of False Creek at Main St. Station

  Dear Market Friends, This time last year we surveyed you, our loyal fans and shoppers, about whether you would support a permanent, indoor/outdoor market space for Vancouver Farmers Markets in the city. Amazingly, over 90% of respondents said they support the idea of a permanent home for the markets in addition to our seasonal, … Read moreLocal food lives in the heart of False Creek at Main St. Station

Yaletown Brunch Crawl

  With Dine Out Vancouver well into it’s second week, there are several foodie events taking place across the city, including the ever popular weekend brunch crawls. Presented by Vancouver Foodster, each weekend showcases two neighbourhoods, with local restaurants and shops presenting their own unique take on brunch. This past weekend, My husband and I … Read moreYaletown Brunch Crawl

#FridayFavourites from December 2 to New Year’s Eve

David Sedaris’ The SantaLand Diaries   Our #FridayFavourites cover a bit more than usual so you don’t miss out on upcoming fun things to do for the holidays.   East Meets West : Vancouver Collaborative Feast   LUMIERE TO ILLUMINATE WEST END’S PUBLIC SPACES: ANNUAL EVENT RETURNS TO JIM DEVA PLAZA AND MORTON PARK    … Read more#FridayFavourites from December 2 to New Year’s Eve