Archive for the category "cheap fun"

Surrey Doors Open 2014

May 27th, 2014 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Be a tourist in your own town and discover what Surrey has to offer during Surrey Doors Open! From City Centre to Bear Creek, Newton to Cloverdale, sites and attractions will be open to the public with free admission for the day. Surrey Doors Open In one day you can visit the Bear Creek Park […]

Surrey Canada Day 2014: Lineup, Schedule

May 27th, 2014 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

There’s something special about Surrey Canada Day. It could be the food trucks that roll up each year, dishing up everything from kettle corn and smoothies to burgers and poutine. It could be the abundance of exhibitor tents and activations, engaging everyone from kids to adults with interactive displays, activities, and helpful information. Perhaps it’s […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

May 22nd, 2014 @ 8:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s been a short week but the weekend is still very welcome as it brings farmers markets, the Surrey Children’s Festival, a comic arts festival, the Spur Festival, some fantastic theatre, and much more. Photo credit: Michael Kwan on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than three days […]

Hats Off Day 2014

May 20th, 2014 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Mark your calendars for Burnaby Heights’ Hats Off Day 2014 happening Saturday, June 7th. This epic street party along Hastings is when Heights merchants “take their hats off” to their community and their customers, and the entire Heights community celebrates together. It’s a huge, one-day extravaganza featuring a colourful main-street style parade with real local […]

Things to do in Vancouver This May Long Weekend

May 16th, 2014 @ 8:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Summer is just around the corner as the May Long Weekend arrives with a few showers to keep us cool, and the promise of clear skies and blissfully sunny days to come. We have farmers markets to enjoy, bike rides, art, theatre, and a festival in Whistler. If I missed anything, be sure to contact […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

May 9th, 2014 @ 8:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Markets, shows, and activities for Mom are all happening around town this weekend along with celebrations of local spot prawns, beer, distilled concoctions, and canned food for a cause. Photo credit: Ruth and Dave on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than three days in a row are […]

Summer Vancouver Farmers Markets 2014

May 7th, 2014 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver Farmers Markets are warming up for the season, offering local produce, artisan goods and delicious treats. Shop for meat, seafood dairy, vegetables, fruit, and baked goods while you enjoy live entertainment and sample ready-made items from food trucks and vendors in the open air. Trout Lake Farmers Market Dates: Saturdays, May 10 to October […]

CANstruction Vancouver 2014

May 6th, 2014 @ 11:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Everybody’s favourite food + art + charity project has returned as CANstruction sets up shop inside several downtown buildings. Running from May 11th until May 16th, this free public exhibition showcases colossal structures made entirely out of full cans of food. CANstruction Vancouver Locations After the structures are built, the creations go on display to […]