Archive for the category "vancouver"

Interpol Plays Vancouver January 2011

Comments 87 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Interpol is coming to Vancouver to play the Orpheum January 27th, 2011 and tickets go on sale this Friday, November 19th at 10:00am through Live Nation. Interpol’s fourth album was released in September and thanks to stations like The Peak in Vancouver, more and more people are discovering the brilliance of this independent act from […]

Wish.List Boutique Giveaway

Comments 151 by Rebecca Bollwitt

One thing I enjoy about Vancouver is that aside from franchises, chains and box stores, we have a wide range of independently-operated and locally-owned shops. One of such establishments is Wish.List Boutique on Broadway at MacDonald. It is a joint venture by a mother and daughter team that specializes in bringing designer beauty products, jewelry, […]

BarCamp Vancouver 2010

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Rather than post a typical event listing for BarCamp Vancouver I thought I would share my personal experience with this event. It has meant a great deal to me, as well as the Vancouver tech and social media community over the years. Many people have asked me how I got into blogging — how did […]

Footprints Conservation Society’s Planting The Seed Gala

Comments 37 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Footprints Conservation Society presents Planting the Seed, an upcoming community fundraising event in Coquitlam. Footprints is a non-profit organization that provides environmental education programs in elementary and middle schools throughout Greater Vancouver. Funds raised at the gala will be put toward helping local children plant forestry in their neighbourhood (specifically Panorama Park in the […]

Support the UGM & You Could Win Vancouver Giants Tickets

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Giants are featuring a “Celebrity Dash for Cash” at this Friday’s game where local personalities will be able to raise funds for their favourite causes. In the spirit of this event, the Vancouver Giants have offered one of my readers a pair of tickets to the game while I have come up with […]