MAKE THE BRIGHT NIGHTS TRAIN PART OF YOUR HOLIDAY TRADITION During the holiday season, Stanley Park sparkles with two million twinkling lights, decorating the darkness that comes early at this time of year. Ride the train, watch animated displays, listen to holiday classics, sip warm cocoa, and feast on fresh popcorn or roasted nuts. Enjoy the [...]
IDSWEST 2012. TRENDS. IDEAS. NEW PRODUCT. FOR YOUR HOME. The Interior Design Show West (IDSwest) is Western Canada’s annual premiere residential design show featuring 200 exhibitors showcasing quality products and services to an audience of industry professionals, architects, designers, consumers and media.
AXE CAPOEIRA’S 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT – SATURDAY, JULY 28 & SUNDAY, JULY29 Axé Capoeira will be hosting an Afro-Brazilian Block Party on Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29, 2012 on Granville Street. This year will mark the 30th anniversary of their group and will also showcase a Capoeira competition and a Batizado ceremony. [...]
TROPICAL GARDEN UNDER THE DOME IN QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK The Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in Vancouver and is open daily, rain or shine. A modest fee is charged. It is dedicated to the wonders of the natural world with an emphasis on plants and birds. As a matter of fact, over [...]
TELL YOUR FRIENDS – BRING THE KIDS! Free “Community Weekend” Event at BC Place. BC Place, BC Lions Football Club, Vancouver Whitecaps FC and the BC Sports Hall of Fame encourage everyone to ‘go behind the scenes’ and get to know our new stadium at this free event. ABOUT THE COMMUNITY WEEKEND • Kick a [...]
SPECIAL EDITION: APRIL 26TH – VOGUE THEATRE – 918 GRANVILLE STREET PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world, inspiring creatives worldwide. [...]
A CELEBRATION OF AQUATIC LIGHT Looking for new and unique ways to enjoy the festive season this year? Then visit Luminescence and discover the fascinating ways in which animals create and reflect light through special exhibits and shows.
CELEBRATING THE FORESTS AND GLOBAL PEACE – SEPTEMBER 24th, 2011 Earthdance, the largest global dance event in the world, began as a vision within the pyramid of Giza when Chris Decker (of Medicine Drum, the tribal trance band) sat in the kings chamber in meditation. He saw dance floors around the world uniting for peace. [...]
CELEBRATING 27 YEARS OF THEATRE FOR EVERYONE! ABOUT THE FRINGE The Vancouver International Fringe Festival, produced annually by the First Vancouver Theatrespace Society, is BC’s largest theatre festival and North America’s most international Fringe Fest. This year’s Fringe Festival will feature over 600 performances by more than 80 groups over 11 days, and is expected [...]
THIEVERY CORPORATION AT MALKIN BOWL – STANLEY PARK Tuesday, September 13th – 5:30pm at Malkin Bowl, Thievery Corporation will perform with guests Los Amigos Invisibles. Culture of Fear – a cinematic-sounding inquiry into space rock that straddles the sweet spot between funk and soul, with a bit of dub and reggae thrown in for good [...]