Archive for the category "contests"

Miss604's Go-Green with BCAA Contest


Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 — 11:09am PDT
Comments 34

I’ve given away t-shirts, tickets, and cool treats in recent contest and now I’m offering a $75 BCAA gift card, which once again is as easy as leaving a comment on this post. With the gift card you can pick up something from any of their locations such as maps, books, travel packages, attraction tickets, […]

Earth Hour Canada – Vancouver Contest


Tuesday, March 10th, 2009 — 7:21am PDT
Comments 54

While peering out the window of the Commodore Ballroom, I saw the glowing fuchsia marquee of the Granville Cinemas go dim and like a row of dominoes, lights across town were switched off in sequence. Gracie’s Necklace is extinguished each year and even my friend Duane shut down his blog for a full 60 minutes […]

Jane’s Walk 2009 and Vancouver Stories


Thursday, March 5th, 2009 — 11:26am PDT
Comments 6

There’s a reason why I have a history category on my site, I love sharing about where I live and how it’s changed, re-shaped and grown over the years. I think I’ve turned into a decent resource for West End history (although I’m constantly exploring and learning) but with over 20 other neighbourhoods in the […]

Miss604's DQ Grill and Chill Contest


Monday, March 2nd, 2009 — 4:58pm PDT
Comments 27

Some would think it was a mistake to scarf down an entire cookie dough Blizzard right before a 5km run in an afternoon PE class but it never seemed to phase me in high school. The DQ on King George played host to many lunches, $2 cheeseburger combo meals (split 4 or 5 ways), and […]

Tim Hortons Roll Up the Rim to Win Cups


Wednesday, February 25th, 2009 — 7:52am PDT
Comments 11

A few years ago a co-worker of mine mentioned that back in his home province of New Brunswick someone started up a recycling facility in order to process Tim Hortons cups as they currently were not able to recycle them at regular plants. I thought that seemed a bit extreme until I looked into the […]

California Wine Fair Contest


Monday, February 23rd, 2009 — 7:00am PDT
Comments 49

Update February 28, 2009: The winner has been drawn and it is Michelle (3rd commenter) – thanks for participating! The California Wine Fair is coming to Vancouver and thanks to the good folks at the Arts Club Theatre Company I’ll be giving away two tickets to this fabulous ballroom event happening March 3rd at the […]

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