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

It’s that time of year again: Growing Chefs is hosting their 13th annual From Farms to Forks harvest kitchen party on November 6th!

As usual, guests are invited to feast your eyes on BC’s finest chefs in action, and meet the local growers and producers providing them with their inspiration – all while tasting your way through the finished products of their combined forces, with wine pairings from Mission Hill Family Estate Winery. Also on the menu: a live auction in support of the Growing Chefs’ edible education programs (non-attendees can also show your love by participating in the online version). Learn more about all the cool things Growing Chefs does with BC children and families here.

This year’s event will be spreading out through the dining room and teaching kitchens of the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts beginning at 5:30pm on Sunday, November 6th. Tickets are $250 each, including all of the food and drinks. Get yours here before they’re gone!

Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts
Neighbourhood: False Creek
1505 W 2nd Ave #101, Vancouver, BC
604) 734-4488

A Look Inside ‘Lila’, Now Open on Main Street

With its innovative menu, sustainable practices, and unique ambiance, Lila brings Vancouver a fresh hit of modern Indian cuisine and a playful garden party room, perfect for a summer debut.

The 2024 Vancouver Short Film Festival is Kicking Off May 31st!

The 2024 edition is keeping it concise, with three days of short and sweet big-screen entertainment (plus another week of small-screen virtual screening time).

The Tequila and Agave Festival Cocktail Competition Happens on Monday – You Should Come!

Expect a line-up of some of Vancouver’s most talented bartenders challenged them to capture the spirit of Guadalajara, Mexico in a glass – be it highball, rocks, or coupe.

Four Super Tasty Spots to Catch a Canucks Game in East Van

It’s been over a decade since there’s been “can’t miss” hockey in Vancouver! As the playoffs approach, here’s a list of a few of my favourite spots with great food and full-volume sound to catch a game.