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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

April 17th, 2014 @ 6:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Welcome to the long weekend! Whether you’re spending time with family, looking for the latest festival and expo, or up for a late night movie, I have you covered with this this week’s weekend event list. Photo credit: Tim Shield on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than […]

Signs You Grew Up in Surrey in the 90s

April 17th, 2014 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s no secret that I love my hometown of Surrey, BC and when posts like Signs You Grew Up in Richmond and Signs You Grew Up in Vancouver in the 80s (which features my McBarge photo) starting popping up, I knew I had to make one for Surrey. With the help of two ladies I […]

Surrey Party for the Planet: Dear Rouge

April 3rd, 2014 @ 11:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Drew and Danielle McTaggart of Dear Rouge have come a long way since I met them in a West End coffee shop back in 2012. They’ve since won the Peak Performance Project, played festivals around BC, toured across Canada, and hosted successful charity fundraising events. As they’ll also be on stage at Surrey’s Party for […]

April Events in Metro Vancouver

April 1st, 2014 @ 1:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Community festivals and holidays will take us outside this month, under the natural confetti of the cherry blossoms. Spring is here and so is another big list of events including dozens of Cherry Blossom Festival activities, the Surrey Party for the Planet, a selection of theatre performances, and the Stanley Park Easter Train. Photo credit: […]

Surrey Vaisakhi Parade

April 1st, 2014 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The annual Surrey Vaisakhi Parade is taking place on April 19th, bringing together over 200,000 people in the community and beyond to celebrate one of the most important days in the Sikh calendar, the creation of the Khalsa. Photo courtesy of the Surrey Vaisakhi Parade This is one of the the world’s largest Vaisakhi parades […]

Surrey Party for the Planet 2014

March 11th, 2014 @ 11:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Surrey Party for the Planet, one of the largest Earth Day events in BC, welcomes the spring season on Saturday, April 26, 2014 with free family fun, concerts, and more. Surrey Party for the Planet Over 20,000 people attended the festival last year and this year the Party for the Planet will be held […]

March Events in Metro Vancouver

February 27th, 2014 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m not sure where January and February disappeared to but I can’t believe that March is here already! Crocuses are popping up, cherry blossoms are budding, and the city is hopping with activities, special events, family fun, and more. Photo credit: BX Photos on Flickr Jump to: Saturday, March 1st to Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 […]

New Surrey City Hall

February 19th, 2014 @ 10:06am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The new Surrey City Hall is open for business, 10.8km north of its previous location and now in the heart of Downtown Surrey. To put that into perspective, it would be like moving from South West Marine Drive up to Canada Place in Vancouver. The new Surrey City Hall has plenty of bells and whistles, […]