It’s Family Day in BC and White Spot is known across the province for its legendary burgers, seasonal menus, value packages, and of course those lovable Pirate Paks. One of my favourite memories when I was growing up in the Lower Mainland was going for an afternoon drive with my family. We’d pile into our […]
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The Province of BC is set to enjoy its 2nd ever Family Day on Monday, February 10, 2014. Around Vancouver, plenty of attractions are opening their doors with special offers and throughout the weekend the city will be hopping with activity before the forecasted snow arrives. Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr Things to do […]
I’m a big fan of Vancouver’s museums and galleries, including the BC Sports Hall of Fame which is located right at BC Place. From February 8th until February 10th they’ll be celebrating Family Day in BC along with the 4th anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games. Red Mitten Weekend at BC Sports Hall of […]
Launching just in time for Family Day in BC, Science World at TELUS World of Science invites everyone to get on board and experience their new feature exhibition, LEGO® Travel Adventure, opening Saturday, February 1, 2014, presented by Vancouver International Airport (“YVR”). LEGO Travel Adventure at Science World Imagine becoming a pilot, sailor or racecar […]
“Remember when the Olympics were here?” John and I ask each other this nostalgic question every now and then. It was an amazing time for us; covering the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, riding along with the torch relay, attending press conferences, ziplining over Robson Street, and cheering our hearts out for every Canadian athlete and […]
BC will have its first Family Day stat holiday on Monday, February 11, 2013 and with that comes the scramble for activities and events to keep all those with time off from the office or school occupied. In anticipation of the new holiday, local attractions have been posting special offers for families to enjoy together: […]
Update February 2013: I have compiled a list of events and activities for BC’s first Family Day. BC is finally getting a statutory holiday in February. The province’s first “Family Day” will be February 18 11th, 2013, reported Bob Mackin from the Throne Speech at the provincial legislature this afternoon. Photo credit: Keoni Cabral on […]