Archive for the category "cheap things to do"

Air Canada enRoute Film Festival

June 28th, 2016 @ 9:28am by Rebecca Bollwitt

This year’s 20 selected shorts for the Air Canada enRoute Film Festival will be announced at a free public event at Robson Square in Vancouver on July 20th. The festival will then showcase these emerging Canadian short film talents on Air Canada flights around the world from August 1st to December 31st, 2016. Air Canada […]

Canada Day Fireworks in Vancouver

June 27th, 2016 @ 10:17am by Rebecca Bollwitt

What could be better than a warm, sunny, Friday night on the coast celebrating our nation’s 149th birthday watching a dazzling fireworks display with friends and family? This Canada Day, you can enjoy many free activities around the region including these fireworks events: Canada Day Fireworks Surrey Canada Day takes place at the Bill Reid […]

Boundary Bay Regional Park and Centennial Beach

June 27th, 2016 @ 9:56am by Rebecca Bollwitt

This summer, you can enter to win some great local park prizes when you share your photos from a Metro Vancouver Regional Park online. To inspire your explorations, I will be sharing some of my favourite parks (with a few already listed here). Since school is out, the days are longer, and it’s officially beach […]

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

SHOREFEST Free Concerts on Fireworks Nights in Vancouver

June 20th, 2016 @ 10:50am by Rebecca Bollwitt

What makes the world’s longest-running offshore international fireworks competition such a success each year, aside from its gorgeous setting in Vancouver’s English Bay, is the festivities that surround it. Food trucks, picnics, family fun, and the free SHOREFEST concerts all along the waterfront. SHOREFEST Free Concerts on Fireworks Nights English Bay and Sunset Beach will […]

Kitsilano Showboat Schedule for Summer 2016

June 20th, 2016 @ 8:51am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Kitsilano Showboat has begins its 81st season of free entertainment in Vancouver, running every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from June 20th until August 20th. Since 1935 this summer staple has featured musical acts, plays, and dancers all near the pool at Kitsilano Beach. Kitsilano Showboat Photo credit: kpwerker on Flickr From the Burnaby […]