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Davie Street Village gets first permanent rainbow crosswalk in Canada Rainbow Family, Vancouver British Columbia, Freak Flag, O Canada, Wayfinding Signage, Local Events, Hospitality Design, Places Of Interest, True Colors

Davie Street Village gets first permanent rainbow crosswalk in Canada

Vancouver unveiled Canada’s first permanent rainbow-coloured crosswalk Monday morning to kick off the city’s Pride Week celebrations in the heart its LGBTQ-friendly Davie Street Village.

The Winter Solstice Lantern Festival is an annual event that brings together Vancouverites across five neighborhoods to illuminate the darkest night of the year. Neighborhood Association, Lantern Festival, Days Of The Year, Bright Ideas, Winter Solstice, Crafty Craft, Yule, Paper Mache, Vancouver

Winter Solstice Lantern Festival workshops 2012 | Daily Hive Vancouver

The 19th annual Winter Solstice Lantern Festival 2012 on Friday December 21st. Celebrate with lanterns, fire, singing, drumming, music and dancing.

5 Free Things to Do This January in Vancouver Local Events, Free Things To Do, Concierge, Winter Fun, North Shore, British Columbia, Vacation Ideas, Day Trips

5 Free Things to Do This January

Photo credit: T. JervenIt’s January. The holidays are over and there’s a general air of restrained spending, resolution-inspired fitness, and more kale...

Vancouver Canucks locked out players Kevin Bieksa and Ryan Kesler join fans of all ages for a street hockey game on the basketball courts under the Cambie Street Bridge Basketball Games For Kids, Basketball Birthday Parties, Basketball Practice, Hockey Games, Hockey Players, Basketball Court, Ryan Kesler, Street Hockey, Vancouver Canucks

Canucks Ryan Kesler, Kevin Bieksa taking it to the streets (with video)

Ryan Kesler refereeing road hockey is like Arthur Fonzarelli jumping a shark on water skis. Things have gone way too far in the National Hockey League lockout.

Act fast, foodies! Reservations are now open for Dine Out - Canada's largest restaurant festival. Here are your best bets Restaurant Deals, Scallops, Vancouver, Delish, Mexican, Dining, Hot, Ethnic Recipes, Foodies

Best Restaurant Deals During Dine Out Vancouver 2013

Act fast, foodies! Reservations are now open for Dine Out - Canada's largest restaurant festival. Here are your best bets

A public bike-share system was approved by Vancouver city council this week. Yoga Equipment, No Equipment Workout, 4 Minute Workout, Vancouver City, Local Events, Workout Machines, Gym Training, Total Body, The 4

Vancouver bike-share program worries owner of local rental business

Jul 24, 2013 - With bike-share stations expected to hit Vancouver streets within the next year, one local business owner is concerned about the potential impacts of the new system.

Vancouver Heritage Foundation Weekly: Laneway House Tour — Vancouver Is Awesome Heritage Foundation, Local Events, House Tours, Vancouver, Small Spaces, Street Art, Houses, Cabin, House Styles

Vancouver Heritage Foundation Weekly: Laneway House Tour |

The Vancouver Heritage Foundation is a registered charity supporting the conservation of heritage buildings and structures in recognition of their contribution to the city’s economy, sustainability and culture. It’s time for the Laneways! VHF’s 3rd annual Laneway House Tour is coming up this Saturday and we are showcasing some very small spaces, with a huge …

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2013 - 604 Now Chocolate World, Hot Chocolate, Leonidas Chocolate, Chocolate Festival, Culinary Arts, Vancouver, A Food, Eat

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2013 participating locations | News

Love hot chocolate? Then the Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2013 is for you. The festival is back for its third year, and this time, even more chocolate makers have come together to spike their hot chocolate drinks with the wildest, most delicious flavours you can imagine. 23 CHOCSTARS — 27 DAYS — 60+ CRAZY FLAVOURS! Dates: January 19 – February 14, 2013 Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2013 Participating locations: Beaucoup Bakery Bel Cafe Bella Gelateria + To Die For Banana Bread Beta 5…

Check out Vancouver's Annual Polar Bear Swim - Jan 2013 at pm at English Bay! Polar Bear Club, Vancouver Real Estate, Stanley Park, Weather Network, Food Bank, Swim Club, Community Events, Over The Years, Take That

Polar Bear Swim 2013 Vancouver | News

This year marks the 93rd Annual Vancouver Polar Bear Swim. Do you have the courage to ring in the New Year and cure your hangover with a refreshing dip in English Bay? The Vancouver Polar Bear Swim Club is one of the largest and oldest Polar Bear Clubs in the world. The first swim was in 1920 when a small number of hardy men and women took the plunge into English Bay on New Year’s Day. The annual cold water swim now welcomes thousands every year, many dressed in outrageous costumes. To…

Late-Night Street Food Festival (with beer) coming to Vancouver, Feb Food Festival, Street Food, Craft Beer, Vancouver, Hamburger, Beef, Ethnic Recipes, Toronto, Food Ideas

Late-Night Street Food Festival (with beer) coming to Vancouver, Feb 22-23

Photo credit: RickChung.com | FlickrIt’s the event street food junkies (and craft beer lovers) have been waiting for.From Feb. 22-Feb. 23, Granville...

Celebrate the first-ever BC Family Day with these great events! Do a treasure hunt, go paintballing, or enjoy off skiing at Grouse Mountain Resort! Local Festivals, We Are Festival, Happy Canada Day, Local Events, Family Day, Community Events, Event Calendar, Summer Activities, Surrey

Celebrate the first-ever BC Family Day with these great events! Do a treasure hunt, go paintballing, or enjoy 50% off skiing at Grouse Mountain Resort!

Incorporate family fun in the outdoors this summer by visiting Metro Vancouver pools in your neighborhood. Vancouver Kitsilano Pool – 2305 Cornwall Street - visit we Victoria Day Weekend, Queen Elizabeth Park, Family Fun Day, Stanley Park, Kid Pool, New Brighton, Local Events, Beach Pool

Vancouver Outdoor Pools Guide 2013 | News

Get ready for summer in Vancouver as the city’s outdoor pools open this Victoria Day weekend. Outdoor pools operate through the Labour Day weekend or even later, provided warm weather. Kitsilano, Second Beach and New Brighton heated seaside pools open Saturday, May 18. The outdoor pool at Hillcrest Aquatic Centre also opens that day and Maple Grove Pool will open Saturday, June 22. Vancouver Outdoor Pools 1. Kits Beach Pool Next to Kits Beach, which was voted one of the sexiest beaches in…

 Patrick's Day with these fantastic events happening in Vancouver, Surrey & Langley! Local Events, Surrey, St Patricks Day, Special Events, Vancouver, Celebrities, Beautiful, Celebs, Foreign Celebrities

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with these fantastic events happening in Vancouver, Surrey & Langley!