Archive for the category "vancouver"

Vancouver Photos of the Week

June 19th, 2013 @ 8:27am by Rebecca Bollwitt

We’re already more than half way to July and rainy days have seemed few and far between (knock on wood). The city is hopping with festivals and night markets, while eagerly awaiting Canada Day celebrations that will officially kick off summer. Once again a talented and diverse group of photographers of all levels have contributed […]

25th Annual Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival

June 18th, 2013 @ 11:30am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The 25th Annual Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival returns to the waters of False Creek in Vancouver this week as over 200 teams competing. From Thursday, June 20th until Sunday, June 23rd everyone can enjoy the free festival and a few new events this year. Photo credit: WinstonWong* on Flickr 25th Anniversary Gala Fundraising […]

Nicli Pizzeria Winemaker’s Dinner with LaStella

June 17th, 2013 @ 3:11pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Earlier this spring I discovered the beauty of an oven-fresh pizza paired with Okanagan wines and I’m pretty excited that an event all about that same marriage of flavours and textures will be taking place in Vancouver this month. Photos courtesy of LaStella/Nicli Nicli Pizzeria Antica is hosting the Nicli Pizzeria Winemaker’s Dinner on Tuesday, […]

Date Night in the City: St. Regis Hotel and Les Misérables

June 17th, 2013 @ 11:22am by Rebecca Bollwitt

We’re a pair of 30-somethings in the city with no kids but that doesn’t mean that every time we go out that it’s a “date night”. Running to the grocery store or market, grabbing some take-out, and covering events (when John‘s got a camera in his face the whole time) aren’t the most romantic escapades. […]

VIVA Vancouver 2013

June 17th, 2013 @ 9:24am by Rebecca Bollwitt

VIVA Vancouver, a summer program that transform city streets into art and performance spaces in collaboration with local businesses, returns at the end of this month. 800 Robson Street Summertime Plaza Each weekend from June 21st and June 22nd until the weekend of August 31st and September 1st, the 800 block of Robson will be […]

Vancouver Canadians Promotions and Giveaways for 2013

June 16th, 2013 @ 2:16pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The boys of summer return to Scotiabank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium as the two-time (and back-to-back) Northwest League Champion Vancouver Canadians kick off their Class-A short season this month. Affordable tickets, sunny afternoons, the beautiful Queen Elizabeth Park backdrop, and watching up-and-coming baseball stars of the Blue Jays affiliate are all a part of […]