Archive for March, 2016

Vancouver Tree Week

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The city is hosting the very first Vancouver Tree Week, coming up April 2-10, 2016. There will be walking tours and special events, along with community tree sales that will help the city grow its urban forest and reach its goal of planting 150,000 trees by 2020. Vancouver Tree Week The Stanley Park Ecology Society, […]

Blossom Barge at the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival

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Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (“VCBF”) is hosting a very unique event in April. We love the ocean and the trees in Vancouver, and the VCBF is now going to put them together, parading a Blossom Barge around the water to show off the fun, friendliness and creativity that defines Vancouver. […]

Paying it Forward with Sumac Ridge and Dress for Success Vancouver

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Disclosure: Sponsored Post — This post is sponsored by Sumac Ridge Estate Winery's Pay It Forward campaign. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

To celebrate its 35th vintage, Sumac Ridge Estate Winery spent an entire year thanking its loyal customers for their support through a Pay It Forward campaign. From a non-profit dental clinic on Vancouver Island to an ice rink in the North Okanagan, two dozen British Columbians and Albertans were rewarded for giving back to their […]

Desire Paths in Vancouver

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The saying is, “if you build it, they will come” but in some cases, once you’ve built it, they will still go their own way. At the TED conference in Vancouver, designer Tom Hulme spoke at a TED University session about desire paths. These are paths are created by human or animal foot traffic and […]

Things to do in Vancouver Easter Long Weekend

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Things to do in Vancouver Easter Long Weekend: Friday, March 25, 2016; Saturday, March 26, 2016; Sunday, March 27, 2016; Monday, March 28, 2016. Activities & events in Metro Vancouver.