Archive for July, 2010

Celebration of Light Fireworks Barge Tour

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This morning I had the chance to tour the Celebration of Light fireworks barge that is anchored out in English Bay. For over a decade this has been the base of each explosive evening of pyrotechnics under the stars. Team USA will be up first tomorrow, followed by Spain July 24th, Mexico July 28th, and […]

Free Blizzard Day from Dairy Queen

Comments 142 by Rebecca Bollwitt

On July 27th Dairy Queen’s iconic frozen treat, the Blizzard, will celebrate its 25th birthday. To mark the occasion, Canadian Olympic gold medalist MaÑ‘lle Ricker will be handing out free mini Blizzards to everyone that stops by TD Plaza (at Georgia and Granville) between 11:30am and 1:00pm. The Blizzardmobile will also be on site to […]

Kokanee’s Crank the Can Contest

Comments 20 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Kokanee is offering up the chance to create a custom can design for their Crank the Can contest. This is the second annual Crank the Can contest that will see those with the winning designs receive a VIP trip to Whistler to see Kokanee Crankworx 2010. The winning designs will also be featured on cans […]

Easter Seals Drop Zone 2010

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Easter Seals Drop Zone challenge is returning to downtown Vancouver for its 5th year this September. Participants are challenged to raise at least $1,500 for Easter Seals which will then give them the opportunity to rappel down the face of a 20-storey office building. Despite my small fear of heights I have signed up […]

Phoenix Suns to Play Toronto Raptors in Vancouver

Comments 103 by Rebecca Bollwitt

September 29, 2010: This post has been promoted to the front page of Miss604 to announce the new contest. Details are below. The Toronto Raptors are playing a pre-season exhibition game this fall hosting Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns. It will be exciting to see professional basketball return to Rogers Arena, which was originally […]