#Favourites things to do, places to go in and around Vancouver, Whistler, the Okanagan and Vancouver Island

    A POINT OF PRIDE: VANCOUVER BARS, RESTAURANTS KICK OFF INAUGURAL PRIDE CRAWL FUNDRAISER FOR DR. PETER AIDS FOUNDATION TODAY   Dine beneath the stars in an urban oasis at Four Season Hotel Vancouver this summer     HOT TOWN, SUMMER IN THE CITY: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR SET TO LAUNCH ITS ANNUAL SUNDAY SEAFOOD BOIL … Read more#Favourites things to do, places to go in and around Vancouver, Whistler, the Okanagan and Vancouver Island

Canada’s First National Spirit Competition Announced

  The Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition is now accepting submissions   Raise a cocktail glass and get ready to toast: Canada’s first, and only, national spirit competition reserved exclusively for artisan distilleries launches today. In recent years, Canadian micro-distilleries have seized the spotlight, and the Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition (CASC) takes as its mission the goal … Read moreCanada’s First National Spirit Competition Announced

#Favourites – where to go, what to do this week and beyond…

  “Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina   A POINT OF PRIDE: VANCOUVER BARS, RESTAURANTS KICK OFF INAUGURAL PRIDE CRAWL FUNDRAISER FOR DR. PETER AIDS FOUNDATION TODAY   Like-Minded Chefs Join Forces for a Collaborative Dinner at South Granville Restaurant   Dine beneath the stars in an urban oasis at Four Season Hotel … Read more#Favourites – where to go, what to do this week and beyond…

Hy’s Whistler launches a new Happy Hour menu

     Whistler is a very special place during the summer, with renowned golf courses, world class trails and pristine lakes. Hy’s Steakhouse helps put you in a relaxed state of mind with its new Happy Hour, daily from 4-6pm in the lounge and on the patio.     Whatever the day in Whistler brings, … Read moreHy’s Whistler launches a new Happy Hour menu

Celebrate summer with Aura Restaurant’s seasonal menus & events 

  Enjoy summer themed menus and events at the lakeside oasis of Nita Lake Lodge   Summer has arrived and where better to soak in the long days and warm nights than on Nita Lake Lodge’s lakeside patio at Aura Restaurant. Encapsulated by unparalleled views and forested surroundings, Executive Chef Dean Hossack & Aura Chef … Read moreCelebrate summer with Aura Restaurant’s seasonal menus & events 

Just In: Create the Pizza of Your Dreams at Tulalip Resort Casino

  Blazing Paddles Stone Fired Pizza + Artisan Signature Dough Meets Endless Flavor Possibilities The culinary team at Tulalip Resort Casino has been hard at work creating a new dining destination, Blazing Paddles Stone Fired Pizza and Spirits, which will open during July. Their stone fired signature dough can be created to each guest’s desire … Read moreJust In: Create the Pizza of Your Dreams at Tulalip Resort Casino

#Favourites what’s happening this week and beyond

  Celebrate the grand opening on Wednesday, July 12 at Tofino Resort and Marina “Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina   Go for a drive #GoFurther150 Ford Canada drive experience   You won’t want to miss this inaugural event July 15 and 16 FIRST ANNUAL ART & WINE IN THE VINES INVITES GUESTS … Read more#Favourites what’s happening this week and beyond

“Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina

  Move over Tofino there’s a fresh and renewed Resort in town that offers the traveller the best of the West Coast experience. Your vacation can be a personalized, all inclusive package of your chose; tailored to your specific wants and needs at the Tofino Resort and Marina. Staying in Tofino has often been a … Read more“Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina

Make Mine A Double: Deighton Cup Cocktail Jockey Mixology Competition Spills Over Into Second Day and New Venue

  The city’s top bartenders will compete for the Boothby Julep Trophy and $1,000 cash prize at Reflections atop The Hotel Georgia on Friday, July 21   After four years as the anchor to one of Vancouver’s premier summer events, the 5th Annual Cocktail Jockey Mixology Competition has outgrown its traditional venue at the Grandstand … Read moreMake Mine A Double: Deighton Cup Cocktail Jockey Mixology Competition Spills Over Into Second Day and New Venue

#TasteofThursday Summer Cocktail time “Berber Iced Tea”

  ‘Berber Iced Tea’ Cocktail     Wash down a plate of waffles with this easy-drinking libation inspired by the unique flavours of the Mediterranean. Featuring a trifecta of black, green and mint tea, this boozy take on a classic iced tea is a light and refreshing option for daytime drinkers. The toasted fennel seeds … Read more#TasteofThursday Summer Cocktail time “Berber Iced Tea”