Get Your Fill of Mini-Donuts this Weekend at the PNE

Considering the new COVID-19 restrictions, going to the PNE the traditional way won’t be possible this year – yet the team behind the Pacific National Exhibition is working hard to still be able to support its vendors and bring some of the joy back. A Taste of the PNE is one of the first events…

PlayDome is back at BC Place

To the delight of all spring breakers looking for family-fun thrills, BC Place has been transformed once again into Canada’s largest indoor carnival destination: PlayDome. That’s right; now until April 2nd; rain or shine;  fair-lovers can enjoy over 30 rides right inside BC Place – and of course all the fun fair food and games…

This Summer, Playland is the Place to be!

Going to Playland is something that we love to do. When it was just Jake and me, we would make a day out of it: riding the attractions, playing the fare games, and of course, indulging in all that tasty fair food. Now that there’s three of us, I want to continue the tradition. I…

The Must-Eat Foods at the PNE for 2016

This is one of my favourite media events of the summer – The PNE food tour. I don’t know what it is about fair fare that’s so enticing – maybe it’s the guilty pleasure, or the fact that you can only indulge on some of these treats once a year. The PNE does such a…

The Must-Try Foods at the PNE for 2015

Food has always been an important part of the PNE experience, this year, with over 30% new food options and 71 vendors, there’s a wide array of new tasty dishes to try – from the outrageous to the healthy, there’s something for everyone at the PNE this year! One of the most decadent treats to…

New Food Offerings at the PNE for 2014

It’s hard to believe that summer is almost over, yet here it is; and what better say good bye to the dog days than by heading down to the PNE and enjoying some of the tasty food and fun rides. Food is ranked as one of the most important Fair experiences, and the PNE is…

Let’s go to the fair! – The PNE new food offerings for 2013

The PNE still open for another four days, until Labour day, so there’s still time to check out some of the new food offerings this year: The Jalapeno Popper ( $7) and Philly Cheesesteak grilled cheese sandwich ($7.50) from the PNE’s new Cheese Please stand. My favourite was the Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese – very tasty,…

Food Fair Galore Awaits at the PNE this Year!

Thanks to @JoshRimer for writing this post! As someone who makes an effort to keep a healthy diet, I’m probably one of the last people you’d expect to go try out all of the deep fried goodies and other treats that are available at the PNE.  So when I was invited to the PNE media…

Wonderful and Wacky Fair Food awaits at the PNE

The nice folks at the PNE invited me to try out some of the new treats available this year. With the fair in full swing this weekend, why not try some of them for yourself? We’ll start with the item everyone is talking about: The deep fried strawberry pop tart. This is the first year…