Archive for July, 2016

YVR Observation Deck at the Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks

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The Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks are a summertime staple in Vancouver, where you can enjoy the spectacle of the longest running offshore fireworks competition in the world at twilight on the shores of English Bay — along with almost half a million others. This year, the YVR Observation Deck gives families a fun and […]

Vintage Vancouver Beach Photos

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Frisbees, footballs, bikini-clad bodies, blankets, and bicycles parked along the Sea Wall are scenes of summer at Vancouver’s beaches. From Third to Locarno, English Bay to Spanish Banks, the seaside landscape has changed almost as much as the summer fashion trends. Thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives, and my niece who curated this collection, […]

Never Flush Wipes: My Morning at a Metro Vancouver Wastewater Pump Station

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Disclosure: Sponsored Post — This post is sponsored by Metro Vancouver's Never Flush Wipes campaign. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

Never Flush Wipes: I toured the Metro Vancouver’s Port Moody Pump Station to check out the strain wipes and other items have on the waste system

Movies Under the Stars in Surrey

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Free family movie nights return to Holland Park in Surrey this August. Movies Under the Stars brings Saturday evening entertainment to the heart of the city for the whole community to enjoy. Come join us for the most awaited event of the summer! Movies Under the Stars is coming back to Holland Park every Saturday […]

Richmond World Festival September 3rd 2016

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The Richmond World Festival returns September 3rd with reigning Juno Group of the Year Award winners and international YouTube sensations Walk Off The Earth headlining the free event. Richmond World Festival Where: Saturday, September 3, 2016 from 11:00am to 10:00pm When: Minoru Park, Richmond Admission: Free event, presented by Coast Capital Savings. “The Richmond World […]