Archive for the category "christmas"

White Spot Christmas Lunch for Charity

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For more than a decade White Spot employees at the Richmond Centre and Kingsway locations have given up their Christmas mornings and afternoons to remain open and dedicate their workday to two great causes. Photo credit: Derek K Miller on Flickr Locations: White Spot Richmond Centre – Unit 1902 – 6551 No. 3 Road, Richmond, […]

Capilano Mall Gift Cards

Comments 70 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’ve been branching out with my Christmas shopping this year and enjoying retail experiences from downtown to Richmond. Another option for picking up gifts this week is Capilano Mall in North Vancouver. Anchored by Sears, Walmart, and Visions Electronics, it also has specialty stores, brand names, and a popular food court for shoppers and local […]

Breakfast with Santa at Canada Place 2010

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As a sponsor of Christmas at Canada Place, John and I are on-site to check out and cover the entertainment and activities happening at this morning’s Breakfast with Santa. Now in its 23rd year, Breakfast with Santa happens on a Saturday and Sunday morning just before Christmas and is complete with a delicious breakfast followed […]

South Granville Gift Wrapping & White Christmas

Comments 53 by Rebecca Bollwitt

South Granville is one of the top shopping destinations in the city with unique locally-operated boutiques to up-scale brand names from south of the border. Easy to get to by transit and peppered with some of the city’s best restaurants, it’s a retail hot spot this season. Photo credit: South Granville on Flickr The South […]

Karaoke Christmas Lights Tour with Vancouver Trolley

Comments 42 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Trolley Company is presenting a Karaoke Christmas Lights Tour this season, on now until Christmas Eve, December 24th. After you book your tour, the trolley will pick you up at 6:30pm from the Vancouver Christmas Market at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre plaza. The trolleys are all equipped with karaoke machines for seasonal singing […]

Archives Photos of the Day: Santa

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Santa rolled into Vancouver last week and he’s no stranger to our town. While looking up a keyword for today’s Archives Photos I decided to keep it simple and see how Santa has spent his time in our town over the years. Year: 1939 In this photo: The Case triplets visit Santa Vancouver Archives Item#: […]