Archive for the category "contests"

Florence and the Machine at Deer Lake Park Burnaby

February 21st, 2012 @ 3:24pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

It was announced today that this summer Florence + the Machine will be playing one of our region’s most spectacular outdoor venues, Deer Lake Park. Catch their powerful anthems, lead by Florence Welch, Friday, July 20, 2012 along with guests, The Walkmen as they embark on the second leg of their North American tour following […]

Art Deco Chic at Museum of Vancouver

February 21st, 2012 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Museum of Vancouver is launching Art Deco Chic next month. Starting March 8, 2012, this new exhibition will showcase the popular design style from the 1920s. Visitors can browse over 65 original garments from around the world and a collection that was worn locally. Photo credit: Rebecca Blissett for MOV From the Museum of […]

Vancouver Wellness Show 2012

February 17th, 2012 @ 11:46am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The 20th annual Wellness Show is happening this weekend at the Vancouver Convention Centre East (Canada Place). For three full days, February 17th, 18th, and 19th, you can check out hundreds of exhibitors, workshops, demos, and products for just $16. Exhibitors include Choices Market, Genuine Health, Integrative Health Services, Health Products for Pets, and the […]

Vancouver Playhouse Wine Festival 2012

February 16th, 2012 @ 1:04pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Playhouse Wine Festival, voted the Best Wine Festival in Vancouver and regarded as the best consumer wine show on the continent, returns February 27th to March 4th, 2012. Over 30,000 bottles of wine from 15 countries will be showcased (and enjoyed) at this annual affair. International Tasting Room – Photo credit: David Niddrie. […]

National Ballet of Cuba Presents Don Quixote: Review

February 15th, 2012 @ 2:56pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The National Ballet of Cuba Presents Don Quixote in Vancouver starting tomorrow and running until Saturday night at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Photos courtesy of the National Ballet of Cuba. Vancouver Dates: February 16, 17, and 18, 2012. According to organizers, “The production was to be the last for Vancouver impresario David YH Lui, who […]

Vancouver ComedyFest 2012: Betty White, Carol Burnett, Margaret Cho

February 13th, 2012 @ 2:38pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Valentine’s Dinner at Tableau Bar Bistro

February 10th, 2012 @ 1:22pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching as I hear both grumbles and giggles about the romantic Hallmark holiday. In Vancouver, there are plenty of ways to spark some romance. Long walks on the beach, strolls under the wooded canopy of a local park, spa treatments, and of course a candle-lit dinner. Tableau Bar Bistro, located in […]

BCAA Booster Challenge 2012: Win Canucks Tickets

February 9th, 2012 @ 11:36am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The BCAA Booster Challenge is back for 2012 as they look for the most energetic, positive, and crowd-rallying individuals to lead a whole cheering section at Rogers Arena. From changing flat tires to giving jump-starts, BCAA is known for doing nice things for people who need help. So it’s in that spirit that we introduce […]