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Jerry Doucette and Bands in a Show of Hearts for Variety

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Just ahead of the 48th annual Variety Show of Hearts Telethon on Global BC, January 25th and 26th, legendary BC rocker Jerry Doucette is teaming up with four other local bands and putting on a concert on January 18th in New Westminster that will also benefit Variety. Jerry Doucette and Bands in a Show of […]

WinterBites Music and Winter Festival Comox Valley

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WinterBites Music and Winter Festival in the Comox Valley runs January 16th to January 31, 2014 with a series of activities and events that will warm your spirits and entertain the family this season. WinterBites Music and Winter Festival The Comox Valley is known for its farm-to-table restaurants and fresh seafood, outdoor adventures, its arts […]

Winter Getaway to Hastings House

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. Views are my own. A portion of our stay at Hastings House was complimentary. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

There are the vacations you take to get away, to explore, or to experience something new, and then there are those that make you feel right at home even though you’re rather far from your front step. When John and I settled in for an (extra) long weekend at Hastings House Country House Hotel on […]

Vancouver History: Vancouver Exhibition Forum

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The PNE Forum building at Hastings Park holds its share of history, from hockey and lacrosse, to war-time injustices, roller derby and Nirvana. 1931: Archives# CVA 99-4015. Photographer: Stuart Thomson. Vancouver Exhibition Forum This 45,000 gross square foot building was constructed on the Vancouver Exhibition grounds in 1931. 1931: Construction of the Forum. Archives# CVA […]

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

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Photo credit: Ruth and Dave on Flickr Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend Friday, January 10, 2014 Sponsored by Miss604: Friday Late Night Movies at the Rio Theatre – Tommy Boy Opening Reception: Typo Capilano Students’ Union: Concert4Change Tarantino Burlesque at Vancouver Fan Club VSO Pops: 50 Years of James Bond Italian Film Festival […]