Archive for September, 2011

Vancouver Diwali 2011

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Vancouver Celebrates Diwali, celebrating one of the most important holidays on the South Asian calendar, returns for its eighth year with workshops, performances, and festivities from October 15 to October 23, 2011. This festival of lights brings friends and families together and will be observed in style at the Roundhouse during the signature Diwali Downtown […]

Oktoberfest & Harvestfest with CAMRA Vancouver

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CAMRA Vancouver (Campaign for Real Ale) is presenting a memorable mashup event October 15th as they combine Oktoberfest and Harvestfest Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr Taking place at Malone’s Urban Drinkery (608 Pender) this amalgamated celebration of autumn’s best craft beer will feature live music from The Creaking Planks, prizes for costumes, a yodeling […]

Vancouver History: Photographer Philip Timms

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A boy and girl playing with a chained bear in their front yard in Kitsilano, a horse-drawn taxi rolling down Cordova Street, the Hotel Vancouver on the corner of Granville and Georgia. These are all images that I have featured during my weekly history photo series and which have been sourced from the City of […]

IDS West Interior Design Show 2011

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Interior Design Show West is coming to the Vancouver Convention Centre next week, September 29th to October 3nd. Celebrating design, art, and architecture, IDS West will feature 200 exhibitors showcasing their products and services. Highlights In 2010, over 30,000 visitors took part in this multi-day event. Here’s what you can look forward to this year: […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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It’s officially fall. The rain is coming down in sheets, leaves are dropping like pucks in the pre-season, and you’re getting lost in a corn maze. I haven’t checked in on the Miss604 Flickr Pool for well over a week and I definitely found some end-of-summer gems. Photo credit: Tom Wiebe on Flickr Photo credit: […]