Archive of posts tagged "fraser valley"

Photos of the Tulip Festival

April 6th, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are two tulip festivals on now, within a 2 hour drive of Vancouver, that are splashing valleys and fields with a colourful array of petals. The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival is on all month just south of the border in Washington, and the Tulips of the Valley Festival is on until April 12th (weather […]

Easter Egg Hunts in Vancouver, Surrey, Langley, North Shore

March 26th, 2015 @ 2:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Easter arrives in early April this year as it brings spring showers, blooming flowers, and the ability to finally wear all that white you put away at Labour Day. Over the next two weekends there are several family-friendly events happening around the Lower Mainland with the main attractions being good old fashioned Easter egg hunts. […]

Tulips of the Valley Festival in Agassiz 2015

March 24th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Tulips of the Valley Festival in Agassiz opens for the season on April 1st, with millions of bright and beautiful petals blanketing the valley below majestic Mount Cheam. Tulips of the Valley Festival in Agassiz My first visit to this spectacular site was back in 2009 and I’ve returned to enjoy the stunning sights […]

7 Simple Steps for Enjoying a Romantic Getaway in the Fraser Valley

February 23rd, 2015 @ 1:41pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

I usually plan a weekend getaway leading up to our wedding anniversary and for #9 this year, I looked east to the Fraser Valley. We’ve always enjoyed our time in Maple Ridge, Chilliwack, Harrison, Agassiz, and beyond, where rushing streams meet pristine lakes, old growth forests cling on mountainsides, and farmers grow a bounty of […]

Win Tickets to the Vancouver Motorcycle Show

January 21st, 2015 @ 9:40am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Motorcycle Show rolls into Abbotsford’s Tradex from January 23rd until January 25th, highlighting the motorcycling industry’s loudest engines, coolest exhibitions and latest trends, along with death-defying riders to watch and terrific contests to enter. Vancouver Motorcycle Show Highlights Deeley Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire™ Experience Tour, an exhibition of the very first Harley-Davidson with an […]

Wedding Shows in Vancouver

January 6th, 2015 @ 11:13am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Love is in the air for brides and grooms to-be all across Metro Vancouver and as appointments for flower arrangements, photographer bookings, and dress shopping fill calendars over the next few months. To make it easy on the happy couple, there are several wedding shows in Vancouver and the surrounding area that will have everything […]

Highstreet Holiday Show and Giveaway

December 4th, 2014 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Highstreet in Abbotsford is your shopping destination this season, with big name brands, community events, unique finds, and holiday fun. With one of the largest Christmas trees in Canada, Highstreet’s tree rivals that of New York City’s iconic Rockefeller Center and features an eight-minute animated light show, utilizing 6,000 individually controlled tri-colour LED nodes, six […]