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Mahony’s Tavern False Creek Now Hiring for Several Key Positions

On Bookish Pairings, Local Literary Leanings and “Growing Slow”, with Upstart & Crow

The Granville Island bookshop recently celebrated their three-year anniversary on August 26th. With that in mind, and in the 'back to school' spirit of 'hitting the books', we caught up with their Co-Founders and Creative Operations Director to reflect and chat (and get a bunch of book recommendations, of course)...

The ‘False Creek Crab Fest’ is Set to Go Down at Fishermen’s Wharf This Saturday!

Guests to the inaugural fest, hosted by the BC Crab Fishermen's Association, can look forward to a delicious crab boil prepared by chefs Vish Mayekar, Robert Clark, and Dez Lo, plus beverages and entertainment...all the while contributing to the "deeper purpose" of sustainable seafood harvesting.

Ancora False Creek Celebrates National Rosé Day, Launches Rosé Mondays

Granville Island Launches Open Alcohol Consumption Pilot, Starting June 9th

Much Anticipated “Together at SoBo” Cookbook Launches on Granville Island Tonight!

Local food lovers, this is not a drill! As far as book launches go, this is shaping up to be one helluva delicious and memorable one...and shockingly, tickets are still available!

Upstart & Crow is Throwing a “Buzzworthy” Book Launch and Cocktail Party, April 27th

The little bookshop is throwing an event combining a few of our favourite things: books, cocktails, and rad, creative women. Having a bit of forethought to block the date off of your calendar is probably a good idea...

Granville Island’s Upstart & Crow Book Introduces “Top Shelf” Book and Beverage Soirée

Grab a friend and get ready to see what happens when you blend the comfort of bookshelves with the vibes of a jazz club!

The 4th Annual VSBC ‘All Aboard’ Skateboarding Celebration is Happening This Weekend

Weather conditions looking favourable for this weekend's two-day-long inclusive, no-judgment community skateboard event, organized by the Vancouver Skateboard Coalition.

Enjoy All the Cooking Action, at the 13th Annual ‘From Farms to Forks’ Tasting Event

On Sunday, November 6th, guests are once again invited to feast your eyes on BC's finest chefs in action, and meet the local growers and producers providing them with their ingredients for inspiration.

Celebrate Latin American Heritage Month on Granville Island, Until Nov. 2

Party your way from Colombia to Brazil with festivities and events celebrating Latin American dance, music, cuisine and culture.

Alimentaria Mexicana Brings a New Take on Weekend Brunch to Granville Island

Head to False Creek this Weekend for the Sea2City ‘Town Choir’ Performance

On the afternoon of Sunday, July 17th, the city of Vancouver will be addressing the impact of climate change and rising sea levels in some creative and inspiring ways, along with three other major coastal cities

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Home with Alimentaria Mexicana’s Beef Birria Taco Kits

Treat Mom to Soft Serve with a View This Mother’s Day

Alimentaria Mexicana Welcomes Celebrated Chef Hugo Durán Comes for Workshops, Dinner Event

Popina Canteen Reopens on Granville Island Just in Time for Mini Egg Season

Popina Cantina’s New Sweetheart Puffcream Pays Tribute to Love and Friendship

Kasama Chocolate Roaring into 2022 with First New Limited Release

Popina Cantina Now Delivering Taco Night to Your Door

From Christmas through New Year’s Eve, Alimentaria Mexicana Brings the Heat

Wintery Treats from Popina Capture Nostalgic Seasonal Magic

Ophelia to Host One-Night-Only ‘Día de los Muertos’ Dinner, Oct. 29th

Alimentaria Mexicana Announces Opening of ‘Mercado’ and ‘El Caminero’ Takeout Window

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.

Granville Island’s New ‘Alimentaria Mexicana’ Hiring Experienced Servers and Prep Cooks

Popina Canteen to Celebrate 3 Years on Granville Island With Special Summer Features

Remembering the Waterfront Weirdo Once Lauded as Canada’s Best New Restaurant

With its bucket seats and spinning wine machine, Harry Kambolis' Nu Restaurant was a little ahead of its time.