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Check Out This Beer-Paired Feast at el Santo With Twin Sails, Steel & Oak

Here’s a tantalizing reason to hit New Westminster soon: on April 5th, award-winning el Santo will be hosting a special, beer-paired ‘Lucha Libre Thursday’ feast. The evening will feature a six-course menu of modern Mexican flavours next to alternating beers from two of BC’s best breweries: New West’s Steel & Oak and Port Moody’s Twin Sails.

Actually, all the different beers make for many more reasons to buy your ticket now ($70 per person, including pairings) and plan your trip to the historic riverside town. Pro tip: the restaurant is literally minutes walking distance from the New Westminster Station, so your night can be car-free and carefree.

Thursday, April 5 | 6-9pm | TICKETS

 680 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC
604-553-1849

Wellness in Whistler: A Weekend Dive into Nourish

The Nourish Wellness Festival is on in Whistler until Sunday, June 23rd. Here’s a quick rundown of some highlights happening over the remaining weeks of the festival, along with our personal suggestions of where and how to flesh out your visit with extra good eats and activities.

Join Cafe Medina for Their One-Night-Only ‘Summer Crush’ Beer Dinner, June 13th

Although still a week out from Summer's 'official' advent, we think that there's certainly no harm done getting an early start calibrating yourself to the season by reacquainting your palate and stomach with some of its best flavours and ingredients.

New VIFF Series Celebrates a Vancouver Architecture Legend on the Big Screen

Curious to learn more about the correlation between film and our city's most famous figure in architecture? Get your answers by attending as many of the Erickson on Film programs as you can finagle.

Head to East Van for Some Community-Minded DIY Fun and Discussion, June 9th

For one-evening only, the James Black Gallery is hosting Vancouver-based art/community collective, Anartchists, for a punk-as-f*uck zine-making workshop in support of Palestine. You should definitely go!