Freezing temperatures bring early start to BC’s Icewine harvest

  BC’s annual Icewine harvest has arrived just before the holidays, with the cold temperatures prompting wineries in the Okanagan Valley and Similkameen Valley to start picking grapes early for what can be expected to be a larger vintage than 2015. Icewine harvest began on December 6, 10 days later than last year’s start date … Read moreFreezing temperatures bring early start to BC’s Icewine harvest

Dine Out 2017: An Uncommon Pizza Class

  January in Vancouver can only mean one thing. Full gyms. Ok, and Dine Out. I mean if you’re going to work that hard you may as well go eat at the cities finest! This year there’s a new kid on the block with a fresh idea. Off the Eaten Track, a food tour company … Read moreDine Out 2017: An Uncommon Pizza Class

WILD RICE’S DINE IN MENU CELEBRATES CHINESE COMFORT FOOD

    January is proving to be a nasty month. It’s freezing outside, the streets are treacherously icy and you’ve received your credit card bill from December. Wild Rice Market Bistro in New Westminster has the perfect antidote. Join them this month for its value-priced Dine In Menu which runs through to February 12th . “These are dishes that … Read moreWILD RICE’S DINE IN MENU CELEBRATES CHINESE COMFORT FOOD

The Chan Centre presents Manual Cinema’s Award-Winning Gothic Masterpiece: Ada/Ava

Combining puppetry, multimedia and cinematic ingenuity, Chicago collective animates cryptic tale of twins’ indelible bond    The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents Manual Cinema’s Ada/Ava, a haunting masterpiece for stage and screen on February 7, 2017 at 7:30pm in the Telus Studio Theatre as part of the … Read moreThe Chan Centre presents Manual Cinema’s Award-Winning Gothic Masterpiece: Ada/Ava

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival presents 2017 Lineup of Acclaimed Artists from 11 Countries

  Three-week festival showcases groundbreaking contemporary theatre, dance, multimedia & music    The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival (PuSh Festival) presents its 13th annual edition, taking place January 16 to February 5, 2017 at various Vancouver venues. Acclaimed artists representing 11 countries will descend on the city for the signature, three-week mid-winter event. From staggering spectacles … Read morePuSh International Performing Arts Festival presents 2017 Lineup of Acclaimed Artists from 11 Countries

By Popular Demand, Almond Beverage Customization is Coming to Starbucks Canada

  Starting January 10th, Starbucks® Almond Beverage will be available in more than 1,300 stores across the country as a non-dairy alternative, in addition to Soy Beverage and Coconut Milk Beverage. On My Starbucks Idea, the company’s platform for crowdsourcing customer and barista suggestions, thousands of ideas are submitted and voted on each year and … Read moreBy Popular Demand, Almond Beverage Customization is Coming to Starbucks Canada

Juniper Kitchen + Bar Welcomes New Executive Chef

  Locavore Josh Gale to renew restaurant’s Pacific Northwest focus   Juniper Kitchen + Bar is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Executive Chef, Josh Gale. Blessed with an origin story that’s undeniably “peak Vancouver,” Josh was born and raised in the Lower Mainland and worked 9-to-5 job until a snowboarding injury laid … Read moreJuniper Kitchen + Bar Welcomes New Executive Chef

Industry Experts to Engage and Educate at 55th Annual Vancouver International Boat Show

    More than 140 free seminars on a wide range of topics featured at this year’s show running Jan 18 – 22 2017 at BC Place and Granville Island For those attending this year’s Vancouver International Boat Show, there are more than 140 free seminars to choose from that will guarantee a valuable educational … Read moreIndustry Experts to Engage and Educate at 55th Annual Vancouver International Boat Show

Dine Out Vancouver – Granville Island Preview

  Attracting over 100,000 food enthusiasts over the course of 17 days, Canada’s largest food and drink festival gets underway in Vancouver starting January 20th. Dine Out Vancouver, which features over 40 special events and prix fix menus at hundreds of restaurants, offers local and visiting foodies a unique opportunity to explore Vancouver’s culinary scene. … Read moreDine Out Vancouver – Granville Island Preview

DINE OUT VANCOUVER CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF EXCEPTIONAL FOOD AND DRINK:

  BOOKINGS AND MENUS LAUNCH TODAY The tables are set, the glassware is polished, and Dine Out Vancouver Festival’s participating restaurants have been revealed! This morning, festival menus were posted and bookings are now live on www.dineoutvancouver.com. Tourism Vancouver’s 15th annual Dine Out Vancouver Festival is bringing the flavour with more than 100 food-themed experiences, … Read moreDINE OUT VANCOUVER CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF EXCEPTIONAL FOOD AND DRINK: