Winning Pairings at the Vanwinefest Vintners Brunch 2017

[To view photo gallery on mobile, scroll to end of post and click on “View as Full Site”]   Sometimes the best value events at the Vancouver International Wine Festival are not necessarily the cheapest, but the ones where the best of food and wine come together in one exclusive …


10th Annual Nifty for Fifty Indie Design Sale

10th Annual Nifty for Fifty Indie Design Sale 50 local designers are offering deep discounts at the 10th annual Nifty for Fifty sale — — on Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 11am-8pm at Heritage Hall, at 3102 Main Street, Vancouver where all items are priced at $50 …


Crab Park Chowdery Offers Chowders and Soups at Affordable Prices

Unlike Seinfeld’s Soup Nazi whose rigorous rules had customers quaking as they proceeded down the line in their quest for that golden bowl of soup at the end of the rainbow, the Crab Park Chowdery is a casual small eatery in Gastown seating less than 20 and the only rule is here that you …

Western World

Limitless Laughs Abound in Western World

Limitless Laughs Abound in Western World Vancouver TheatreSports™ League’s (VTSL) improvisers will have plenty of opportunity to demonstrate their lightning fast wit as they play the ‘Hosts’ to audience ‘Guests’ in Western World opening April 6 at The Improv Centre on Granville Island. Inspired by …

Happy Hour

Index Page to List of Happy Hours in Vancouver

Updated – March 27, 2017 Get happy and don’t think twice about paying half price for drinks and food. Check it all out here.  I add new happy hours on a monthly basis but I don’t have time to check to see if the happy hour specials at each restaurant is current! Best Happy Hours …

Provence Marinaside

Provence offers three course fish menus this April

Photo Credit: Emrys Horton From April 1st through 30th, join Provence Marinaside as it celebrates its ninth annual Poisson d’Avril. In France, ‘Poisson d’Avril’ (April’s Fish) is a one day affair corresponding to our April Fool’s Day filled with whimsical pranks and games (background & …

Songs for a New World

Jason Robert Brown’s Songs For A New World

Fabulist Theatre presents: A re-imagined SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD by Jason Robert Brown … … My Review I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I was invited to attend Jason Robert Brown’s “SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD” at the Pal Studio Theatre as it wasn’t a musical …


Tasting Plates Fifth Anniversary – My Review

As a foodie I’m not sure if it’s more of a pleasure to discover hidden gems at Tasting Plates events organized by Vancouver Foodster aka Richard Wolak or to discover new dishes at old restaurants I love. At the Tasting Plates Fifth Anniversary event it seemed to be the best of downtown …


BC Distilled returns with 34 BC Distilleries on April 8

BC Distilled is back on April 8 with 34 Distilleries BC Distilled, Canada’s premier craft and micro-distillery festival, is set to take place on April 8 at the Croatian Cultural Centre. This year, 34 distilleries, all from BC, are taking part in the festival. (click to buy …