Archive for the category "contests"

California Wine Fair Contest

Comments 49 by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]

One Week Movie Pass Contest

Comments 42 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I won’t be writing anything this weekend since organizing 3 events in 3 months for over 600 people (raising a combined $6,000) has left me a little tired and needing some Bollwitt time with John. However, I would still like to spread some love and appreciation by presenting this contest to go see a preview […]

DOXA Documentary Film Festival 2009

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

For 10 days in May, Vancouver will be home to the DOXA Documentary Film Festival. DOXA is presented by the Documentary Media Society, a Vancouver based non-profit, charitable society (incorporated in 1998) devoted to presenting independent and innovative documentaries to Vancouver audiences. The society exists to educate the public about documentary film as an art […]

Vancouver Twestival Video Contest

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Thanks to the good folks at Strutta, Vancouver’s Twestival event now has its own video contest. You may have seen the quick clip from the Twestival team in Amsterdam, which basically inspired us to get this going locally. You only have a few days to upload your video about why you use Twitter and/or why […]

Super Sunday: What's in Your Closet?

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After a trip to Canadian Tire last week to pick up some big plastic storage bins we decided to start purging and sorting out clutter from the apartment today. As I was going through old boxes I found a plethora of old computer parts, CD’s, VHS recordings of old TV shows and various other goodies. […]

Wednesday Afternoon Link Fest: News and a Contest

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Seeings as how I just released my first History post of 2009, I thought why not launch my first Link Fest of the year as well. Surrey Leader Hundreds of parking spots are being opened up for motorists so that they can park and ride at Scott Road SkyTrain station. [Surrey Leader] Vancouver is Awesome […]