Archive for August, 2015

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Friday, August 7, 2015; Saturday, August 8, 2015; Sunday, August 9, 2015. Activities and events in and around Metro Vancouver.

Vancouver Photos of the Week

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It’s been an incredibly busy summer and this past week was probably the busiest. Half a million spectators on downtown beaches to watch the Honda Celebration of Light fireworks, another half a million to watch the Vancouver Pride Parade, tens of thousands of cruise ship visitors, and many locals living and loving their city. Temperatures […]

Vancouver Icons: BC Sugar

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The BC Sugar Refinery, a behemoth of a complex that you can’t avoid if you’ve ever driven down Powell Street, is Vancouver’s oldest industrial site. Dating back to 1890, the refinery is just four years older than the City of Vancouver itself. It’s frequently used in movie and television production and is often photographed, making […]

White Spot Pirate Pak Day 2015

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It’s almost time for Pirate Pak Day at White Spot where the purchase of regular kids Pirate Pak and exclusive Adult Pirate Paks will go to a great cause. White Spot Pirate Pak Day On Wednesday, August 12, 2015 White Spot will donate $2 from every Pirate Pak sold to Zajac Ranch for Children — […]

YVR Airport T-Shirts to Paradise

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Connect with your community this summer and you could win a flight to an Asian paradise, direct from YVR! Find the YVR Community Festival Booth at an upcoming event, sport one of the contest t-shirts, share your photo, and you could win. YVR has strong linkages to Asia, with up to 134 direct flights per […]