Top Holiday Things to Do in December

Glow Christmas Light Garden & Market, Langley – November 21 to December 30, 2017 Glow Christmas is Metro Vancouver/Fraser Valley’s newest holiday addition, bringing over 500,000 lights to create the world’s most massive indoor light display at Milner Village Garden Centre in Langley. Tickets are available online here for a discounted price, or at the…

Explore Ka’anapali in Maui as your next travel destination

With all this cold weather in the Lower Mainland lately, I’m sure I’m not the only one who wishes I could be on a beach somewhere in the world, basking in the sunshine with a cocktail in hand. If you’re looking for an escape, look no further than Ka’anapaali, one of Maui’s signature beaches. We were…

Cactus Club Cafe opens brand new Richmond Centre location!

For as long as I can remember, Cactus Club Cafe was at the corner of No 3 and Lansdowne Rd, right across from Lansdowne Centre. Back then, they were known for their eclectic mix of artwork, including quirky items like cow displays, a giant moose head, and a rabbit in a hat painting. This year,…

November 2017 – Calendar of Events

Vancouver Tea Festival, Vancouver – November 4 & 5 The annual Vancouver Tea Festival returns for its fourth year to the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver and the adjacent Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden in Chinatown. Visit between 10am-6pm on Nov 4 and 11am-5pm on Nov 5 for a retail marketplace, presentations, and…

Cirque du Soleil presents .. KURIOS!

Cirque du Soleil returns once again, under the blue and yellow triped tents at Concord Pacific Place, with its 35th production since 1984 – KURIOS: Cabinet of Curiosities! KURIOS: Cabinet of Curiosities brings you into a steampunk world of curiosities in an inventor’s briefcase, where your ideas of time, space, and dimension are completely reinvented….

13th Annual Taste of Yaletown – Now until Oct 27th

A little over a week ago, we shared the exciting news that the Yaletown Business Improvement Association had announced a fantastic list of 26 restaurants participating in the 13th annual Taste of Yaletown. This event is a popular community-based event that invites the public to try a variety of 3-course meals created from top chefs…

UNIQLO Canada opens at Metropolis at Metrotown

After many, many months of anticipation and excitement… UNIQLO Canada is finally opening at Metropolis at Metrotown today October 6th at 10:00am! This is their third location in Canada and the first(!) on the West Coast, following their first two locations in Toronto. UNIQLO celebrated their opening last night with a traditional sake cracking ceremony…

Calendar of Events – October 2017

Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver – September 28 to October 13 Experience some of the best films from around the world as well as from home in the 36th year of VIFF, with festival hits from Cannes, TIFF, Sundance and Venice. Tickets available online here. Fright Nights at Playland, Vancouver – October 6 to October…

Calendar of Events – September 2017

Richmond World Festival 2017, Richmond – September 1 & 2 Popular Canadian rockers Tokyo Police Club and Korean hip hop star Verbal Jint will headline Richmond World Festival – Richmond’s signature celebration of music, food, and culture, as well as over 75 music and dance performances on nine stages. Event will be open at Minoru…

Kate Spade New York opens at Metropolis at Metrotown!

Kate Spade New York is officially open at Metropolis at Metrotown! Their beautiful new location, first in Burnaby, features their signature white and gold detailing, as well as bright yellow taxis in the window at the entrance to whisk you away to New York. Kate Spade offers a wide array of chic handbags and accessories,…