Archive of posts tagged "autumn"

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Apple cider, pumpkins, rain boots, pashmina scarves, hockey games, fall festivals, film festivals, and the Stanley Park Ghost Train. Sunday will be the first official day of fall but there is no shortage of activities for date nights and family outings around these parts. As the sun sets on summer, here are a few things […]

Fall & Halloween Tours Vancouver 2012

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I love being a tourist in my hometown and exploring its corners on food tours, history tours, walking tours, and farm tours. One time of year when I go on the most tours is around Halloween. From Ghostly Walks in Victoria to Sins of the City at the Vancouver Police Museum, we’re coming up on […]

Autumn at VanDusen Botanical Garden

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The VanDusen Botanical Garden is known for its annual events that range from bonsai shows and bulb sales to the Festival of Lights. Before stormy autumn winds blew the remainder of the city’s fiery leaves into the gutters, I thought it would be a good time for a photowalk. These 55 acres that were once […]

Fall into Market with Liberty Wine Merchants

Comments 56 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Throughout the year Liberty Wine Merchants hosts fundraising events featuring delectable sips and nibbles in exceptional settings. Next week is their final event of the year: Fall into Market on Granville Island. Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr Where The Net Loft on Granville Island When Thursday, November 4th from 7:30pm until 9:30pm Tickets Available […]

Stanley Park Photowalk: Fall Colours

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This morning we headed out for a photowalk, leaving behind the glassy towers of the City to walk among the greens, reds, oranges and yellows of autumn in Stanley Park. The trails reminded me of milk-soaked cereal as the dry, crunchy leaves covered the moist and muddied forest floor. The shallow and dried up path-side […]