Archive for the category "contests"

Vancity Good Money Mob: Uprising Breads Bakery

September 24th, 2012 @ 12:13pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Last week Vancity launched the second round of their Good Money Mob in support of three local businesses. As their partner for this round, I selected Uprising Breads Bakery, CocoaNymph Chocolates & Confections, and Woodland Smokehouse & Commissary. The public can vote now on which business they would like to support through the Good Money […]

Stanley Park Ghost Train 2012: Scary Fairy Tales

September 21st, 2012 @ 10:58am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Stanley Park Ghost Train rolls into the woods this October with a scary fairy tale theme this year. Mortal Coil Performance Society has once again put together the production and artistic direction as they have done in the past with the Ghost Train’s carnival and Alice in Nightmareland themes. The Ghost Train will run […]

Object(ing): The Art/Design of Tobias Wong at the MOV

September 19th, 2012 @ 10:24am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Museum of Vancouver (“MOV”) is launching a new exhibition called Object(ing): The art/design of Tobias Wong. It starts this week with an opening night reception on Thursday to celebrate the work of this Vancouverite who is considered one of the most provocative and conceptual designers of his generation. Photo credit: Dean Kaufman. Photo courtesy […]

Interesting Vancouver 2012

September 14th, 2012 @ 10:19am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I attended my first Interesting Vancouver conference in 2008 at the Vancouver Rowing Club and through a line-up of diverse, knowledgeable, and creative speakers, I walked away feeling inspired and motivated. What did they each talk about? Something completely different. Interesting Vancouver invites speakers to share some time on stage to talk about anything. Really, […]

Voices in the Park Ticket Giveaway

September 11th, 2012 @ 6:00pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

TELUS presents Voices in the Park, a benefit concert for the Sarah McLachlan School of Music, this Saturday, September 15, 2012. The line-up is stacked as Canadian and international talents, as well as local music students, take to the stage in Stanley Park. Confirmed performers so far include Sarah McLachlan, Bryan Adams, Stevie Nicks, Hey […]

Chef Meets BC Grape 2012

September 10th, 2012 @ 11:49am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The British Columbia Wine Institute (“BCWI”) presents the 8th Annual Chef Meets BC Grape event in Vancouver on September 20th. 75 BC wineries will be sharing more than 300 of their BC VQA wines that will be paired with 14 dishes from local Ocean Wise partner restaurants. Restaurant: Amuse on the Vineyard Beta-5 Butter on […]

Vancouver Giants 2012-2013 Home Opener

September 9th, 2012 @ 2:32pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Season 12 of “Hockey with Heart” starts this month with the Vancouver Giants and single game tickets for all 36 home games are now on sale — starting at just $19. Our team will return to the ice at the Pacific Coliseum to play against the visiting Victoria Royals on September 21, 2012. For the […]