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Spring Break at the Vancouver Art Gallery

March 11th, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s Spring Break at the Vancouver Art Gallery, with family programs being offered now until March 20th. From 12:00pm to 4:00pm daily, families can enjoy exploratory and educational activities while taking in the gallery’s current exhibitions and engaging with Art Agents. The Making Place Try a range of hands-on activities directly inspired by the gallery’s […]

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival 2015

March 11th, 2015 @ 10:15am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival is right around the corner as the brown branches we’ve known throughout winter turn various shades of pink. Vancouver boasts 40,000 trees that will burst with blossoms over the next few weeks and there are dozens of ways that you can enjoy the sights, from community events and walks to […]

Friday Late Night Movies at the Rio Theatre March 2015

March 9th, 2015 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Rio Theatre is cranking out hits from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s for March’s Friday Late Night series. Tickets are available online in advance or at the door for $8 or $6 if you come in costume for the midnight shows. These 19+ screenings can be complimented with a beverage from the theatre’s full […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

March 6th, 2015 @ 7:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The weekend is here as we launch into Spring Break mode. Festivals, Women’s Day events, markets, and the launch of the 2015 Whitecaps season fill the calendar. I also have some event-based contests on now including the chance to win two tickets to the see Delhi 2 Dublin at CelticFest and a 4-pack of tickets […]

St Patrick’s Day Parade Vancouver

March 2nd, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The 11th St Patrick’s Day Parade in Vancouver will take place on Sunday, March 15th, 2015. As a part of CelticFest Vancouver, the parade is the festival’s largest and most popular free event. Photo credit: janheuninck on Flickr St Patrick’s Day Parade Vancouver Starting at 11:00am, the St Patrick’s Day Parade will follow its 2014 […]