Archive for the category "contests"

Vancouver Giants 2010 Home Opener


Friday, September 17th, 2010 — 11:40am PDT
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The Vancouver Giants are celebrating their 10th anniversary as they open up their season against the Chilliwack Bruins next week. The Giants have come a long way in 10 years, winning the Memorial Cup in 2007, placing 3rd in 2006, being the Western Conference champions in 2006 and 2007, and finishing first in the regular […]

IMC 2010 Keynote with Guy Kawasaki, Win Tickets


Thursday, September 16th, 2010 — 1:10pm PDT
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The annual Internet Marketing Conference is happening in Vancouver next week featuring keynote speaker, Guy Kawasaki. I liveblogged several sessions at the IMC in 2008 and found that they were a great group of people who recognized the importance of social media in today’s marketing landscape. Photo credit: nrkbeta on Flickr The two-day conference at […]

Magique Fall Fashion Affair, Win Tickets


Thursday, September 16th, 2010 — 9:30am PDT
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Although the Lower Mainland’s evergreens do not transform into multicoloured groves like they do back East, autumn in this region is still pretty beautiful. It’s a time to dust off the rain boots and pull all your soft sweaters from summer storage as you head out for a walk around Stanley Park with a piping […]

Stella Artois Canadian Draught Master 2010


Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 — 2:09pm PDT
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This Friday Stella Artois is hosting a competition to find their next Canadian Draught Master. 16 beer enthusiasts will get their chance to pour that perfect pint of Stella and the winner will earn a spot at the national championships. The event takes place at Doolins on Granville at 7:00pm and I just happen to […]

Britannia Mine Museum


Monday, September 13th, 2010 — 1:00pm PDT
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The Britannia Mine Museum is re-launching next weekend after a name change (from the BC Mining Museum), refreshed logo, and updated visitor experience on the grounds of the old Britannia Mine, about 10km south of Squamish. John and I were invited up for the day to check out the grounds, the new buildings, and go […]