Get Ready For 2 Weeks of La Poutine Week – This February!

Are you a fan of poutine? Get ready for the event of the year – La Poutine Week! Taking place from February 1st to February 14th, this two-week festival is the largest and sauciest poutine celebration in the world. Presented by Sysco and delivered with DoorDash, La Poutine Week is back for its 11th year…

FlyOver Canada Hosts Vancouver’s Ultimate Canada Day Fireworks Party

The Canada Day ‘experts’ at FlyOver Canada host their annual fireworks party on July 1, 2015 at 8pm at Canada Place. Adults and families of all ages are invited to the celebration – which sells out yearly – to take in the fireworks show from a private viewing zone on the ‘flight deck’, while enjoying Vancouver’s hottest attraction FlyOver…

On wearing the poppy

It was 1986 when I came to Canada, and one of the very first customs I was introduced to as a young girl was wearing the poppy on Remembrance Day. “why?” I asked my dad –  “Because all Canadians wear one” he replied. For years I never questioned the meaning of it. It’s not until…