Archive for the category "west vancouver"

Archive Photos of the Day: Biplanes

January 15th, 2014 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver is spectacular from almost any angle but I really love getting above it all when I’m taking a seaplane flight, helicopter ride, or am fortunate to do a ride-along with a traffic plane. There’s quite a bit of aviation history here in BC, as you can find in the Canadian Museum of Flight and […]

December Events in Metro Vancouver

November 29th, 2013 @ 6:29am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver shines during the holidays and this month’s event list will help you and your family enjoy the best lights, sights, sounds, and activities in communities across the region. The list below will be updated daily so be sure to bookmark it and check back often for ideas. Photo credit: qasic on Flickr Jump to: […]

Remembrance Day Ceremonies Around Vancouver

November 5th, 2013 @ 3:59pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Click here for 2014 ceremonies Remembrance Day is coming up and around the region there will be special events to commemorate and remember those who represented our country and gave the ultimate sacrifice. Veterans Affairs Canada has provided an interactive map of events across the country and I have researched a few ceremonies, concerts, and […]

Neighbourhood Toy Store Day 2013

November 4th, 2013 @ 11:54am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Neighbourhood Toy Store Day is once again being celebrated at local, independent toy retailers across Canada on Saturday, November 9, 2013. This one-day celebration encourages you to shop local and enjoy family fun with in-store specials, activities, discounts, deals, giveaways, and more. Participating retailers in the Vancouver area include: Granville Island Toy Company Location: 3298 […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

October 17th, 2013 @ 10:08pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Heading into the weekend, whether you’re picking out a perfect pumpkin, getting lost in a corn maze, experiencing a late night screening at the Rio Theatre or a zombie-related event, you’ll be enjoying the best of the season around town. Photo credit: BelCan75 on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend The Taste of […]

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

October 4th, 2013 @ 11:24am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Grab your choice of pumpkin-flavoured beverage, hop into your gumboots, and go for a brisk walk over to your local farmers market this weekend. Once you have the latest fruits of the local harvest, plan a night out at the film festival, attend a fundraiser or BC Craft Beer Month event, or get a jump […]

Terry Fox Run in Stanley Park

September 10th, 2013 @ 1:34pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Terry Fox Run is coming up this weekend in communities across Canada, and around the globe, as the Marathon of Hope inspires many to continue to support cancer research. Close to home, there will be a Terry Fox Run in Stanley Park at Ceperley Meadow on Sunday, September 15, 2013. ““Even if I don’t […]

Things To Do in Vancouver This Weekend

September 6th, 2013 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Everyone’s always looking for something to do for a family outing, activity with friends, or a date night and I love providing information that can help locals and visitors plan their leisure time in the city. While I have been doing a monthly event list for years, I thought I would try something new and […]