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Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza Reopens


Friday, June 23rd, 2017 — 10:19am PDT
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The Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza, one of the most popular meeting places in the city, is set to reopen on Saturday June 24th after being closed for a massive revitalization effort. The opening will coincide with the Vancouver Jazz Festival‘s Downtown Jazz series, which will feature performances throughout the day to show off the new […]

Dominion Days Festival at Historic Stewart Farm


Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 — 9:38am PDT
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Gravel from the driveway crunched under my tires as the sweet aroma of plum blossoms wafted through my open car window. The ocean breeze tumbled over Crescent Beach and up the Nicomekl River, making boughs dance at Surrey’s Historic Stewart Farm. Parking by Stewart Hall, which is currently home to a Canada 150 exhibit, I […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend


Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 — 8:42am PDT
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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend: Friday, June 23, 2017; Saturday, June 24, 2017; Sunday, June 25, 2017 activities and events around Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley

Canada Day on Robson Street


Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 — 10:53am PDT
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Celebrate Canada Day on Robson Street with street hockey, shopping, lobster rolls, mini cupcakes, s’mores, music, art installations, and much more! The Robson Street and West End Business Improvement Associations (“RSBA” and “WEBIA”) will host a variety of events and activities on July 1st from 11:00am to 4:00pm. The sidewalks from Burrard to Denman will […]

Let’s Hear it for Yaletown – Free Outdoor Jazz


Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 — 8:56am PDT
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In celebration of 150 years of music in Canada, Yaletown will be hosting five days of free outdoor jazz. Let’s Hear it for Yaletown takes place the week leading up to Canada day, the neighborhood will be serenaded with the sounds of live Canadian jazz bands at lunchtime and after work. Let’s Hear it for […]

Doors Open Vancouver


Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 — 6:15pm PDT
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Explore the city with free, all-ages public tours of interesting and unusual buildings in Vancouver this Saturday at Doors Open Vancouver (“DOV”). You can tour hidden gems and architectural treasures within the city that showcase unique design, history, heritage or function. Each site featured during the event displays a significant part of Vancouver’s evolving story. […]