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.
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.
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.
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 |
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 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…
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 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...
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…