Archive for the category "cheap things to do"

Vancouver Summer Events Guide Pt. 3


Sunday, July 15th, 2007 — 9:17pm PDT
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Thanks to Translink, I found out about several community happenings next weekend and even though the public transit beast may just be trying to get into our good books, the redeeming part is… they’re absolutely free. If you’re a frequent reader of the blog you’ll notice the “cheap fun” and “cheap things to do” category […]

Vancouver Fireworks – the Celebration of Light


Thursday, July 12th, 2007 — 10:05pm PDT
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Photo credit: uncleweed on Flickr Love’em or hate’em, the HSBC Celebration of Light fireworks nights are back for another go this summer. It’s outdoors, it’s midsummer and it’s free, not sure how much better things can get except for the fact that you’re sharing this experience with one million other people on the shores of […]

Vancouver Canadians Home Opener


Wednesday, June 20th, 2007 — 8:13am PDT
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We had a great time last night even though our team lost 10-4. The Canadians organization went all out to make this event a big splash and I believe they were successful. To start, the national anthem was sung by none other than Mark Donnelly – he’s who John and I call “Opera Man” and […]

The Boys of Summer Are Back at the Nat


Tuesday, June 19th, 2007 — 8:28am PDT
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Last summer I took in my first game *ever* at Nat Bailey Stadium. Being a born and raised local that might come as a surprise although our little ballpark, neatly tucked away just south of downtown near Queen Elizabeth Park is lesser-known that I realized. It all starts with White Spot, really. Home of the […]

Vancouver Summer Events Guide Pt. 2


Wednesday, June 6th, 2007 — 8:08am PDT
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For a while now I’ve been adding to my “Cheap Fun” and “Cheap Things to Do” blog post categories. Cultural festivals, ice skating, swimming, and taking advantage of the hundreds of parks in the Lower Mainland are just a few off the top of my head. I’ll try and add more items to this as […]