Archive for March, 2011

Vancouver Events for March 2011

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver Events for Japan Disaster Relief I’m certain no one could have predicted that we would be rolling into March with crocus-crushing snow and sleet. While the weather has been slightly off for this time of year (and our neck of the woods) the events scene is hopping as usual. The following events have all […]

California Wine Fair 2011

Comments 93 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Arts Club Theatre Company is hosting their annual California Wine Fair at Canada Place on March 11, 2011 at 7:00pm. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to sample fine wines from over 100 top producers including new vintage and varietals not currently available in Canada. A full list of participating wineries is available […]

Eh Team Heads to SXSW

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The annual South by Southwest conference in Austin is happening this month and as usual, there’s a strong Vancouver showing. From local social media companies like Hootsuite to bloggers and digital media enthusiasts, our city’s technology elite migrate to Texas at this time every year. Vancouverite Kris Krüg on a SXSW panel. Photo credit: kk+ […]

Komagata Maru Monument Approved

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The injustice that was the Komagata Maru incident was one of the first things my teacher talked about in grade 11 social studies and the name has always stuck with me. In 1914 a Japanese steamship carried 376 passengers (all British subjects) from Punjab, India over to Vancouver by way of Hong Kong, Shanghai, and […]

Pamper Yourself at Capilano Mall

Comments 175 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Capilano Mall currently hosting a campaign where you can win a $3000 prize pack for you and 3 friends that includes a day of pampering at Capilano Mall and a lavish dinner at the Beachside Forno restaurant in West Vancouver. Photo credit: » Zitona « on Flickr Located right on Marine Drive in North Vancouver, […]