Archive for the category "vancouver"

Oakridge Style: The Occasion Fall Edition

September 30th, 2014 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

This summer Oakridge Centre launched The Occasion, an online resource which is the good guest’s guide to attending any event in style. The fall edition of The Occasion was recently published featuring tips for attending business events. Tips for The Business Lunch include “The Invite”: While lunch with a potential client or business partner is […]

Science World’s Geodesic Ball

September 30th, 2014 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Science World, the epicentre of science and educational fun in Vancouver, is celebrating its 25th anniversary in October with the Geodesic Ball. This elegant evening is the pinnacle of Science World’s year-long silver anniversary and it will transform the iconic facility to showcase its past, present and future since opening its doors in 1989. What […]

Flight Nights at Magnolia Hotel Victoria

September 30th, 2014 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

In early September, John and I spent a night at our favourite boutique hotel in Victoria, the Magnolia Hotel and Spa. In town to cover the Rifflandia Festival, it was the perfect way to make the most of a very quick getaway to the capital city. We previously stayed at the Magnolia in February, for […]

VIFF 2014: Win Tickets to Preggoland

September 29th, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver International Film Festival (“VIFF”) is in full swing as audiences flock to local theatres for 353 films from over 65 countries, including 223 features and 130 shorts, 32 world premieres, 38 international premieres, 22 North American premieres, and 47 Canadian premieres. Miss604 is proud to once again be a media sponsor of VIFF, […]

Vancouver Icons: The Drop

September 29th, 2014 @ 10:42am by Rebecca Bollwitt

In Vancouver we’re no strangers to rain drops, whether they are pelting down on our umbrellas or misting sideways through the thick green branches of the nearest Douglas Fir. There is one rain drop that does get more attention than others, however and it’s simply called: The Drop. This giant polyurethane-over-EPS sculpture by inges idee […]

Doors Open Vancouver

September 29th, 2014 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver is hosting its first Doors Open event on Saturday, October 4th, allowing the public free access to over 20 local attractions and iconic buildings. Surrey and Richmond both hosted Doors Open events this summer. “Doors Open is a chance for people to connect with the important and interesting work that is done all over […]

Win Tickets to Carmen at Vancouver Opera Courtesy of Mission Hill

September 26th, 2014 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver Opera presents the world’s sexiest opera, Carmen, which became the fastest-selling production in Vancouver Opera history when it last took to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre stage five years ago. This gorgeous production of Carmen, directed by Joel Ivany Joel Ivany Joel Ivany, is set in 1930s-1940s Latin America, complete with the heat, grit and […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

September 26th, 2014 @ 9:10am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s the last weekend of September and the month is going out in style. Miss604 is proud to sponsor the Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala on Saturday as well as the Vancouver International Film Festival that has an amazing lineup of international, Canadian, and BC-made films. Science World also has a free weekend to […]