Archive for January, 2015

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend


Friday, January 30th, 2015 — 9:14am PST
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January comes to an end and February kicks off with Super Bowl Sunday and a continuation of Dine Out Vancouver, the Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival, the PuSh Festival, and much more. Have a great weekend! Photo credit: Vick Sahota on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than three […]

February Events in Metro Vancouver


Thursday, January 29th, 2015 — 2:44pm PST
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Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day approaches and the events calendar fills up for another month. There are lots of shows (for pet lovers, RV enthusiasts, and home designers), on-stage productions (from Oklahoma! to Chutzpah!), and a number of community events during our newest holiday, Family Day on Monday, February 9th — which […]

Toque Tuesday 2015


Thursday, January 29th, 2015 — 10:44am PST
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Though it’s commonly known outside of the country as a beanie, wool hat or a knit-cap, it’s a toque to us and it’s playing an important role on Tuesday as it helps find long term solutions to end homelessness in Canada. Toque Tuesday Toque Tuesday is a part of a national campaign that has been […]

Win a Grouse Mountain Alpine Experience


Thursday, January 29th, 2015 — 9:44am PST
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While the city sleeps below, above the clouds at Grouse Mountain the groomers are working their magic to make the very best of the winter season. From pond hockey, and the Snowshoe Grind to the terrain park, and Dine Out Vancouver at The Observatory restaurant. It’s a great time to head up Grouse Mountain’s world […]

Vancouver Icons: Randall Building Mural


Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 — 1:09pm PST
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Yesterday I wrote about some of Vancouver’s murals and there was one I purposely left off the list so that I could feature it today in its own post. The image on the side of the Randall Building, at 535 West Georgia, was installed in 1993 and is one of the city’s most photographed. Photo […]

CandyGrams for a Cause


Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 — 12:04pm PST
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A Loving Spoonful‘s popular CandyGrams campaign returns for Valentine’s Day this year, allowing you to send the message of your choice to a special recipient along with two delicious heart-shaped chocolates from Purdy’s, and more! Send CandyGrams Senders can select a friendly, flirty or frisky message from 150 options (filed under Like, Love and Lust) […]

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