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Rio Theatre Friday Late Night Movies June 2014

June 3rd, 2014 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Rio Theatre is serving up a strong lineup for May featuring some of the most frequently quoted films of our generation. These 19+ screenings can be complimented with a beverage from the theatre’s full service bar as you enjoy a night out with friends. Tickets are available online in advance or at the door […]

Stanley Park Train 50th Anniversary

June 2nd, 2014 @ 11:04am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Stanley Park Train will be celebrating its 50th anniversary of operating the miniature railway with special events Friday, June 6th to Sunday, June 8th. 1966: Stanley Park train. VPL #42873 & 42874. Photographer Gordon F. Sedawie for the Province Newspaper. Stanley Park Train 50th Anniversary From 10:00am to 5:00pm daily, train rides will be […]

June Events in Metro Vancouver

June 1st, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

June means that summer is so close we can almost taste it, like when you through the gates at Playland and catch the first whiff of mini donuts. We start the month with Vancouver Craft Beer Week, and Hats Off Day in Burnaby and continue with Surrey Doors Open, The Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards, Bard […]

Free Outdoor Movies in Surrey, Delta, Tsawwassen

May 31st, 2014 @ 9:10am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Fresh Air Cinema is back again this year, setting up its outdoor movie screens for communities to enjoy free screenings of blockbuster films, cult classics, and family favourites. Their complete 2014 event listings for outdoor movies in BC are available on Facebook, and will be updated throughout the season. Photo credit: Robert W. White on […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

May 29th, 2014 @ 8:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

When the sun comes out this weekend there will be plenty of activities to enjoy around town including EAT! Vancouver at BC Place, night markets, farmers markets, the City of Bhangra Festival, Vancouver Craft Beer Week festivities and more. Photo credit: Philip on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for […]

Strike Out Heart Disease Celebrity Softball Game

May 28th, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Canadians have invited local media personalities (myself included) to step up to the plate at Nat Bailey Stadium on June 11th for the annual Strike Out Heart Disease Celebrity Softball Game. We’ll play in a six-inning ball game at this historic stadium in support of the St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation. I’d like to […]

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 […]