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Summer Vancouver Farmers Markets 2014


Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 — 10:14am PDT
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Vancouver Farmers Markets are warming up for the season, offering local produce, artisan goods and delicious treats. Shop for meat, seafood dairy, vegetables, fruit, and baked goods while you enjoy live entertainment and sample ready-made items from food trucks and vendors in the open air. Trout Lake Farmers Market Dates: Saturdays, May 10 to October […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week


Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 — 8:14am PDT
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E. Pauline Johnson wrote a toast to Vancouver over 100 years ago where she calls our fair town the “Queen of the Coast”. In honour of this title, I have decided to focus on waterfront and seaside images in this week’s Vancouver Photos of the Week roundup from the Miss604 Flickr Pool and #Photos604 on […]

Got Craft Vancouver 2014 Gift Bag Giveaway


Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 — 1:14pm PDT
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Vancouver’s largest indie craft fair, Got Craft?, returns this spring for its 15th show at the Maritime Labour Centre on May 10th and May 11th. Founded in 2007, Got Craft? is held twice a year in May and December featuring handmade designers, craft workshops, tasty treats, DJs, FREE swag bags, and everything from chocolate to […]

CANstruction Vancouver 2014


Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 — 11:44am PDT
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Everybody’s favourite food + art + charity project has returned as CANstruction sets up shop inside several downtown buildings. Running from May 11th until May 16th, this free public exhibition showcases colossal structures made entirely out of full cans of food. CANstruction Vancouver Locations After the structures are built, the creations go on display to […]

The Cottages on Osoyoos Lake Getaway


Monday, May 5th, 2014 — 7:14pm PDT
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You can’t miss the giant Muskoka chairs along Highway 1 and Highway 3 if you’ve driven throughout Southern BC over the last few years. Big, white, perked on the side of major thoroughfares these symbols of lakeside relaxation all advertise The Cottages on Osoyoos Lake. With over 30 residents moved into their customized cottages already, […]

Britannia Mine Museum Family Fun Day


Monday, May 5th, 2014 — 1:44pm PDT
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It’s Mining Week in BC and to celebrate, the Britannia Mine Museum — our favourite Sea-to-Sky mining attraction — is hosting their annual Family Fun Day. Photo courtesy of Britannia Mine on Facebook What: Britannia Mine Museum Family Fun Day Where: Britannia Beach along the Sea to Sky (you can’t miss it!) When: Saturday, May […]