Creepy Cocktails to make for the Horrors of Halloween

Halloween or All Hallow’s Eve either way we honour this devilishly eerie day, with three creepy cocktails you can make to both trick and treat your taste buds.

The best of Autumn in Surrey at Port Kells Nurseries

How much fun can one person have on a field trip to  Surrey? The answer is lots of fun and a bit of scary thrown in. Recently I was part of an excursion to get to know more about the delights and highlights of the City of Surrey. Our trip included a visit to Port … Read moreThe best of Autumn in Surrey at Port Kells Nurseries

A Nightmare In Stanley Park – Celebrate Halloween at Vancouver Aquarium’s After Hours

With goblin sharks, skeleton shrimp, bloodworms, vampire squid, and even ghost gear, the ocean can be a scary place sometimes. Explore the dark side of the ocean this Halloween After Hours event on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at Vancouver Aquarium®, an Ocean Wise® initiative. Once the trick-or-treating is over and the kids are tucked in bed, … Read moreA Nightmare In Stanley Park – Celebrate Halloween at Vancouver Aquarium’s After Hours

Halloween Horror Hits New Heights in The Snapshots Collective’s Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Site-specific Production of Musical Thriller Brings to Life Bloody Tale of Murderous Meat Pies Just in time for Halloween, The Snapshots Collective presents the ghoulish musical thriller Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street from October 10–31, 2018 at Mrs. Lovett’s Pie Shop in Vancouver’s historic Gastown. In this immersive, site-specific production, audiences will … Read moreHalloween Horror Hits New Heights in The Snapshots Collective’s Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Chez Christophe launches spooky sweets for All Hallows’ Eve

Get ready for some of the season’s most ghoulish treats as Burnaby Heights’ Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie (4717 Hastings Street) launches its 2018 Halloween collection on October 12th. From spooky chocolate eyeballs, ghost lollipops, to seasonal chocolate showpieces in the form of a witch’s caldron and classic pumpkin, there is something for all ages. “Chocolate … Read moreChez Christophe launches spooky sweets for All Hallows’ Eve

VanDusen Gardens Glow in the Garden

VanDusen Glow in the Garden invites you to join us this Halloween for an adventure through a whimsical garden with curious twists and magical moments from the classic tale – Hänsel and Gretel. Follow the bread crumbs on a wondrous walk with zany lights and sounds, and illuminated pumpkin caricatures. Visitors of all ages will … Read moreVanDusen Gardens Glow in the Garden

HANDCRAFTED HARVEST: THOMAS HAAS TURNS THE CALENDAR WITH SWEET, SAVOURY SELECTIONS FOR THANKSGIVING, HALLOWEEN AND ‘MOVEMBER’

Chocolatier’s Latest Collection Adds Touch of Whimsy to Autumn with Signature Seasonal Treats Featuring Pumpkins, Spooky Ghosts and Moustache-Themed Décor   Acclaimed chocolatier Thomas Haas has captured the flavours of fall with his latest seasonal collection of handmade chocolates and pastries celebrating Thanksgiving, Halloween and the ‘Movember’ men’s health movement available for a limited time … Read moreHANDCRAFTED HARVEST: THOMAS HAAS TURNS THE CALENDAR WITH SWEET, SAVOURY SELECTIONS FOR THANKSGIVING, HALLOWEEN AND ‘MOVEMBER’