Archive of posts tagged "events"

Caribbean Days Festival 2010 North Vancouver

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Caribbean Days Festival takes place Saturday July 24th and Sunday July 25th at Waterfront Park in North Vancouver. While out at the Surrey Fusion Festival we came across a family friend manning the Trinidad & Tobago booth. She said we had better put Caribbean Days in our calendar since it’s the biggest event of […]

Tom Lee Music Next Level Learning Centre

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This weekend Tom Lee Music on Granville is celebrating the grand opening of their Next Level Learning Centre, an artist development centre in the heart of downtown. Photo credit: Gord McKenna on Flickr “Our mission is to always support local music-making, and the new school embodies that – the Next Level Learning Centre is a […]

Vancouver Pride Week 2010

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver Pride Week is one of the summer’s most well-attended events with over 500,000 participants and spectators who check out various events including the highlighted Pride Parade each year. List of Events Photo: John Biehler What: Picnic in the Park Where: Brockton Oval, Stanley Park When: Saturday July 24, 2010 at 11:00am Who: Youth-friendly, family-friendly […]

Celebration of Light Fireworks: Best Viewing, Road Closures, Transit

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The Celebration of Light fireworks kick off tonight presented by Team USA. While hundreds of thousands will make their way through the West End and down to the shores of English Bay here are some tips for a fun and safe evening that can be enjoyed by all. Celebration of Light Fireworks: Best Viewing, Road […]

Free Blizzard Day from Dairy Queen

Comments 142 by Rebecca Bollwitt

On July 27th Dairy Queen’s iconic frozen treat, the Blizzard, will celebrate its 25th birthday. To mark the occasion, Canadian Olympic gold medalist MaÑ‘lle Ricker will be handing out free mini Blizzards to everyone that stops by TD Plaza (at Georgia and Granville) between 11:30am and 1:00pm. The Blizzardmobile will also be on site to […]