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Vancouver events

Atlantis Night Circus turns Vancouver FanClub into a nautical wonderland

Vancouver FanClub turns into a nautical wonderland during Dine Out Vancouver's Atlantis Night Circus.

Vancouver Folk Festival, Illuminaries Lantern Festival, SUCCESS Walk and Bollywood Wedding

Vancouver's brimming with culture this week. Here's our list of music, theatre, and art you won't want to miss.

Overcoming prejudice: Tuskegee Airmen and Chinese-Canadian soldiers to share stories in Vancouver

They flew dangerous missions in World War II and came home to face the dangers of racial discrimination in a still segregated America.  Both required a form of heroism.  Now, the surviving...

Dishing and dazzling the night away

Last Thursday a dozen of Vancouver's top Chefs piled into the Pan Pacific with a small team, and hundreds of small plates waiting to be filled.

Upcoming Event: Chef meets BC grape

The 9th annual ChefmeetsBCGrape is this largest annual tasting of BC VQA wines in Vancouver and will be held on Wednesday, June 5th

'Divinely delicious': Good Noise Gospel Choir rocks Vancouver

A quick report from the Affordable Vancouver series

Carnivores will unite for Brewery & The Beast

On Sunday, June 16th, just two weeks from now, meat and beer will shine at Vancouver's inaugural Brewery & The Beast event.

Why free food is not the highlight of Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan parade

Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan parade is not about free food. Period. I am tired of hearing the phrase “free food” in some media coverage without giving a context to it. Yes, the food is served free of cost...

What's hot in Vancouver this weekend?

From DTES to the West side, we're buzzing about democracy, communities and your inner good. Embrace the rain and hit indoors for the sweet events we've picked for you this week.