Archive for September, 2010

BCAA Booster Search & Win Opening Night Canucks Tickets


Thursday, September 30th, 2010 — 11:04am PST
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BCAA is conducting a search for the ultimate Canucks fan who can lead crowds in roaring chants and waves even at the darkest of hours. You can apply to be the official BCAA Booster guy or gal as the winner of this title, you will get a free ticket to every Canucks home game starting […]

Canucks Day in Vancouver


Thursday, September 30th, 2010 — 10:35am PST
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Just ahead of the launch of their 40th season, Mayor Gregor Robertson will proclaim October 4th “Canucks Day in Vancouver”. Head over to City Hall on Monday October 4th at 12:00pm to join the Mayor, Council, Canucks Sports & Entertainment owner Francesco Aquilini, President and General Manager Mike Gillis and Chief Operating Officer Victor de […]

Thrill The World Vancouver 2010


Thursday, September 30th, 2010 — 8:45am PST
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The annual Thrill The World Thriller dance recreation by local zombies is taking play October 23rd. The Vancouver event (that is timed to coincide with other dances around the world) will take place at 4:00pm that day. Vancouverites can practice their Thriller moves this Saturday, October 2nd at the Roundhouse. Other rehearsal dates are October […]

Vancouver Haunted Trolley Tour 2010


Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 — 11:43am PST
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The Vancouver Trolley Company is ramping up for its Halloween season and their annual Haunted Trolley Tour. Along with the Vancouver Police Museum they will host a tour of the city with murderous tales and spooky stories of Vancouver’s most infamous hauntings from October 8th until the 31st. Hosts guide each tour to various locations […]

Archives Photos of the Day: Picnics


Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 — 10:41am PST
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Browsing the Vancouver Archives digital collection I once again selected a single keyword and searched the image results. Today’s compilation features “picnics” as a tribute to the remarkably warm late September weather we’re experiencing. Year: 1890s In this photo: Strawberry picnic in Stanley Park Vancouver Archives Item #: SGN 965 Year: 1900s In this photo: […]

Fetch Restaurant at Black Rock Resort


Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 — 1:05pm PST
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While we were on Vancouver Island this past weekend we received an invitation to dine at Black Rock Resort. Located in Ucluelet, it was about 40 minutes away from where we were in Tofino and definitely worth the trip. The main dining room at Black Rock is called Fetch, and it features a fresh menu […]

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