Soak Up Summer Vibes at the Alternative Creations Gallery This Month

From October 22-24th check out “Endless, Numbered”, the new solo exhibit by Vancouver Island artist, Sally Podmore.

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Four VIFF Flicks to Watch Online (and One In-Theatre Only) This Long Weekend

With the 40th annual Vancouver International Film Festival winding down on Monday, October 11th, we scrambled to put together this list of a handful of picks to watch whilst tripping out on tryptophan.

Tune In to the Vancouver Art Book Fair’s 2021 Digital Fair, Oct. 18-26th

Attention art appreciators, word nerds, book buffs and publication lovers: the annual celebration of the art of publishing returns this month for its second online edition.

Check Out This Public Photo Installation Commemorating 50 Years of Greenpeace

From October 9th to 30th, make your way over to Granville Island to view the new open air exhibition, prominently displayed between the Public Market and Arts Club Theatre.

Get ‘Bitter Together’ at the 2021 Vancouver Radicchio Festival, Oct. 20th

Fans of vegetables (and vegetable puns) cannot miss out on the one-night-only tasting event, hosted by Main Street farm-to-table restaurant, Burdock & Co.

Check Out Fresh Roots’ Guide to the First Ever ‘Truth and Reconciliation Day’

A handy guide to the day, compiled by the Fresh Roots team, including suggestions of what to do, read, watch and listen to; plus resources for further education and links for making donations.

Pay Tribute to Local Landscape Architect, Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, Oct. 3rd

The SALA organized event in honour of the Vancouver-based icon includes live speakers, video tributes, music and more.

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Take Advantage of ‘Whistler Craft Beer Month’ this October

Instead of hitting the slopes, plan on hitting up Whistler's bar and restaurant scene this October, for exclusive promotions, dinners, tastings, activities and other beer-centric events.

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Ten Films We Absolutely Need to See at This Year’s VIFF

VIFF is celebrating it's 40th birthday this year by inviting film-lovers back into theatres, as well as online via VIFF Connect.

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Inaugural ‘Fire Dragon Festival’ Happening in Chinatown This Weekend

Join in the community healing process and help set a positive precedent by joining in on the Chinatown festivities from Sept 24-26.

Plan a Trip to the 4th Annual UBC Farm Fall Fair This Weekend

The day will feature dozens of local vendors, live music, farm tours, U-Pick pumpkins, pie, weird vegetable contests, and more...

Strange Fellows Brewing and OH Studio’s ‘HARVST MARKT’ Happening Sept. 18/19

Celebrate the shift of seasons by heading to the East Van brewery when they host over a dozen local artisans and makers for their first ever two-day open air HARVST MARKT...plus a new wine release!

Register To Take Part In Cooks Camp 2021

From culinary students and servers to dishwasher and chefs - all hospitality staff are encouraged to participate on Sept. 15

‘MUTATION’ Group Art Show Popping Up in East Van for Two Days Only

Treat your eyeballs to surreal art created by four local artists, by heading down to SPACE (552 Clark Dr.) Sept. 25/26.

Score Cool New Duds for Fall at the Beaton Linen Pop-Up This Long Weekend

Looking to spruce up your wardrobe for Fall? Get down to Strathcona's Picnics & Poetry now until September 5th.

Paul Wong’s New Book ‘Occupying Chinatown’ Launching this September

On September 11th, head to the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden for the artist's limited-edition hardcover book release.

Don’t Miss Triple Five Collective’s Queer/Non-Binary Artist Pop-Up This Weekend

Head down to 879 East Hastings from August 27-29th to check out art, accessories and more, curated by queer/non-binary business, Triple Five Collective.

Get Soaking Wet With Another Beer Company and Steel & Oak on August 26th

Pack your provisions and head to New West's Hume Park on Thursday for a competitive "Water Frolic" with two breweries.

Two Cool Local Artisan Markets Popping Up on Clark Drive This Weekend

The back-to-back markets kick off Saturday at August Studios, followed by a new iteration of Strange Fellows Brewing's 'Strange Sunday Pop-Ups' series, on Sunday afternoon.

Cinephiles Rejoice! In-Theatre Screenings Return to Newly Renovated VIFF Centre

August's calendar of in-theatre films is loaded with new and diverse flicks to enjoy in the Centre's cozy, air-conditioned theatres.

The Pie Shoppe’s Hands-On Pie-Making Workshops Are Finally Back!

Participants are entitled to their own 10" pie creation, plus recipes, knowledge and tips, tipples and, possibly, a few new friends.

Reserve and Plan Your Idyllic ‘Backyard Harvest Dinner With Friends’ Now

Tickets for Fresh Roots' virtual harvest dinner event, happening on August 19th, are now available to purchase.

‘Pizza Boy Pizza’ Now Popping Up Every Weekend at East Van’s Ubuntu

Pizza toppings vary week-to-week (and possibly even day-to-day), depending on what's in season and especially inspiring.

Local Art Sale to Support Indian Residential School Survivors On Now Until July 4th

Starting today, 14 local artists are coming together to put on the virtual show of paintings, ceramics and more.

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Vancouver’s Farmers Markets, Mapped

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Our map to the VFM markets includes two new midweek additions. Find the location that works best for you!

Check Out the Trailer for ‘Roadrunner’, a New Film About Anthony Bourdain

The new film is "an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at how an anonymous chef became a world-renowned cultural icon."

New Exhibit ‘That Which Sustains Us’ Opens This Week at the Museum of Vancouver

This new installation will help us understand how different peoples have interacted with Greater Vancouver's natural environment.

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Ten Ways to Dine and Drink Outdoors and at Home Over the May Long Weekend

Enjoy this long weekend like it might be the last one in which Covid-19 restrictions figure highly in our daily lives.