Outdoors

Bike doctor gives tips for healthy cycling

Paul Bogaert of The Bike Doctor on West Broadway has been keeping cyclists on the road for the last 20 years and offers some great advice for getting ready to ride this season. Getting back to biking...

A look at some naughty (and lots of nice) events in Vancouver this week

As always, BeeVancity is excited to bring you the best events of the week. But there's something else we're excited about - we've just been nominated for the Best Events Blog of Vancouver at the 2011...

Springtime in Colony Farm, Port Coquitlam

The signs of spring are clearly visible in Colony Farm. The history of Colony Farm dates back to 1904, when the Essondale mental health facility acquired 1,000 acres of arable land and wetlands....

Runners hit the road for a cause at BMO Vancouver Marathon

Family and friends inspire athletes pounding through the 26-mile course downtown.

BEE Vancity Top Event Picks Apr 28-May 4: Comedies, Parties and Lots of Voting!

You get more than a chance to vote on May 2. You get a chance to ride to the polling station in a pedicab. For free.

Bee Vancity Easter events: Earth Day, Whistler Festival, Bunny Bender and more

Welcome to our "Easter Bender" edition. With each week, the number of events just keeps growing. Did anyone check out last week's Make It! craft show? If you missed it, check out their Flickr page to...

Bike ride through the blossoms, party with the planet, and join the "Handmade" Revolution

'Tis the season of flashmobs. Did you miss last week's Skytrain silent dance party flashmob? Not to worry, we've found some footage of the event! Looks like a little dancing doesn't faze...

Where to go in beautiful BC? Kumsheen Rafting Resort in Lytton

It's all about the river and having fun at Kumsheen Rafting Resort.

Rollergirls, Crazy 8s, a Silent SkyTrain Dance Party and a whole lot more

So, did you bash some pillows last weekend? Check out the Pillow Fight Flashmob Video (There was even a horseyman!) You never know what happens when you follow the Bees. Some great picks for you...

Why aren't more people using bike lanes?

Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it: as the winds of change blow in our new bike lanes, opponents of change shout against the wind – just as others once railed against cars.