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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

June 23rd, 2016 @ 5:50pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend: Friday, June 24, 2016; Saturday, June 25, 2016; Sunday, June 26, 2016 activities and events around Metro Vancouver

Summer at Fort Langley

June 21st, 2016 @ 8:30am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Take a trip back in time to our local 1827 Hudson’s Bay Company fur trading post at Fort Langley this summer. Watch live demonstrations throughout the day, stop for coffee or lunch at lelem’ at the fort café, pan for gold, visit the bunnies and goats, and be immersed in the heritage of this national […]

Vancouver Area Night Markets: Richmond, North Vancouver, Surrey

June 20th, 2016 @ 3:36pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Under colourful flags and strings of lanterns swaying in the warm summer air at twilight, fried fare, exotic delicacies, and cheap merchandise can be found at a number of local night markets. They’re as famous for their unique foods-on-sticks and entertainment as they are for their lively ambiance and people watching. Here is a list […]

Win a Theatre Under the Stars Summer of Love Staycation Prize Pack

June 20th, 2016 @ 3:03pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Tickets for the 75th season of Theatre Under the Stars (“TUTS”) are now on sale, presenting Disney’s Beauty and the Beast and West Side Story in Stanley Park’s picturesque Malkin Bowl. On alternating evenings, audiences will be swept away by these classic love stories – one, a beloved fairytale brimming with magic and mystery, and […]

The Jessies: Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards in Vancouver

June 20th, 2016 @ 11:53am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards (“The Jessies”) for excellence in Vancouver theatre this past season, will be presented on Monday, June 27, 2016 at the Commodore Ballroom. The nominees for the 34th Annual Jessies were announced a few weeks ago and the city is ready to celebrate the best of many diverse productions from the […]

Nanaimo Marine Festival & World Championship Bathtub Race

June 20th, 2016 @ 11:21am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s a Nanaimo thing. World Championship Bathtub Racing is a high-thrills, adrenaline pumping sport that’s been a tradition on Vancouver Island since 1967. I had the chance to go out on the water with a bathtub racer earlier this spring to learn more about the sport, its history, and the community festival that has been […]