Archive for April, 2017

WOW Westminster: The W at Westminster Pier Park

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You may have passed the giant “W” in New Westminster’s Pier Park every day, twice a day, looking down from the SkyTrain, or you may be like me and have only seen it in Instagram photos until now. This week I met up with some friends in the Royal City, who showed me the park […]

Win Tickets to VAMSO Presents A John Williams Tribute

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The Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra (“VAMSO”) ends its season with a tour de force finale of riveting film scores in A John Williams Tribute at the Orpheum Theatre. This homage to the maestro of the movies will feature Williams’ epic and gripping works from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Indiana Jones, Catch Me […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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This weekend stop by BC’s largest Earth Day celebration, Surrey’s Party for the Planet, on Saturday. It will have free, family-friendly fun all day with an eco, enviro, and sustainability twist. Info about this festival and many more events are listed below: Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than […]

Free Outdoor Dancing Events in Vancouver This Summer

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Free, outdoor activities are all the rage in Vancouver during the summer months and nothing gets locals and visitors moving like dance. After two years in development, Dance in Transit is set to liven up Downtown Vancouver with free, public dance events for all skill levels, May 20 – September 1. Dance in Transit Free […]

Win a Drum Heat Date Night

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Preeminent percussionist Sal Ferreras presents the 31st annual Drum Heat, a concert uniting BC’s top jazz and world music talent to benefit Arts Umbrella students. Performing in styles and fusions from the Carribean, Latin America, and Asia, this year’s stellar lineup will ignite the stage with sizzling hot rhythms and harmonies. Drum Heat Where: Vogue […]