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Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala 2014

September 18th, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Canuck Place is hosting their sold out Gift of Time Gala on September 27th. This is the 10th annual Gift of Time Gala, bringing together community supporters, families, businesses, and friends for a black tie reception and dinner all for an amazing cause. What: Gift of Time Gala When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 5:30pm […]

Slurpee Name Your Price Day for Food Banks in Canada

September 17th, 2014 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

If you thought July 11th (7-Eleven Day) was awesome because it’s the annual Free Slurpee Day then this will make you even more happy. On Friday, September 19th 7-Eleven stores across Canada are hosting Slurpee Name Your Price Day where 100% of proceeds will go to Food Banks in Canada. Customers will have the option […]

We Day Vancouver Lineup Announced

September 16th, 2014 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

We Day Vancouver will take over Rogers Arena on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 as 18,000 youth from across the province enjoy a full day of inspiration and celebration as a reward for work they have done in their community over the last year. We Day gathers thousands of motivated youth who care about, and have […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

September 11th, 2014 @ 3:41pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Mid-September is here already as farmers markets segue into fall fairs and theatres fill with film and stage productions. There’s the Autumn Shift Festival, Sustainable Seafood Festival, Moon Festival, Robson Community Fair, and more this weekend. You can also catch this week’s Friday Late Night Movie at the Rio Theatre: Stand by Me. Photo credit: […]

BC Culture Days Events

September 11th, 2014 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Culture Days is an annual, national, three day celebration where Canadians are encouraged to participate in free and interactive activities to discover their cultural spirit and passion. Here in BC, there are 449 events and activities listed on the Culture Days calendar between September 26th and 28th and a provincial launch event will take place […]

Full Circle Fashion and Art Fundraiser for OVCARE

September 9th, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver designer Malene Grotrian is hosting her 2nd annual Full Circle Fashion and Art Fundraiser for OVCARE, BC’s Ovarian Cancer Research Team, on September 16th. The Full Circle Fashion and Art Event is presented by Malene Grotrian Design and hosted at Autoform showroom, this glamorous and fun fashion and art event features a cocktail reception […]

Top Drop Vancouver

September 8th, 2014 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Top Drop is Vancouver’s newest wine event, featuring 24 terroir-focused wineries from around the world alongside a handful of like-minded craft breweries and local food purveyors. In a city that sees its share of wine events, Top Drop aims to stand out with its selection of global wineries that produce wines reflective of, and unique […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

September 5th, 2014 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Last year during a sound check for Voices in the Park, Sarah McLachlan told media she wasn’t worried about hosting her concert this late in the season, “September is always nice in Vancouver!” I guess that’s when it sunk in for me. September is always nice. Sure, we get a taste of autumn with a […]