Free Outdoor Yoga Classes Being Held in Kitsilano all Summer Long!

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Image courtesy of Kits Space | Facebook.com

Looking for a uniquely Vancouver experience? How about yoga by the beach? This summer, Kits Space – a local (and awesome!) social planning organization – has pledged to put on a daily outdoor yoga class at the beautiful Kitsilano Beach Park. Best of all, each class is 100% free!

Yes, you read that correctly. Free!

These free outdoor yoga classes will be held every Monday – Friday until August 31st starting tomorrow (June 1, 2016)! Everyone is invited and even if you can’t touch your toes (or your knees for that matter), you’re welcome to join the party!

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Free Outdoor Yoga Classes Being Held in Kitsilano all Summer Long!

East Vancouver wins big at this year’s Canadian Brewing Awards!

Alison Page/Four Winds Brewing.

Alison Page/Four Winds Brewing.

Vancouver’s Four Winds Brewing won the top prize at this year’s Canadian Brewing Awards, bringing home the Beer of the Year award for its Nectarous Dry-Hopped Sour.

Not to be outdone, East Vancouver – which boasts the highest concentration of craft breweries in B.C. – also put in a strong showing. While the awards were spread amongst brewers all over Vancouver (Four Winds is located in Delta), we’ve compiled a list of all the East Van winners to make your next craft brewery crawl more exciting.

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East Vancouver wins big at this year’s Canadian Brewing Awards!

Vancouver Art Gallery’s Hot New Summer Season

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Photographer Harry Callahan’s exhibit starts June 11

Art aficionados will surely be impressed by seven diverse exhibitions planned to roll out over the next new months. Continue reading:
Vancouver Art Gallery’s Hot New Summer Season

Enter To Win A Hotel Stay In Vancouver Plus A Pirate Adventure, Art Gallery Visits and More!

image by Jenn Chan | Flickr

Photo by Jenn Chan | Flickr

From high towers to high art to high tea and the high seas (well, if you use your imagination, False Creek can be anything), win an adventure that will take you all over the city with Tourism Vancouver’s Festival Season Sweepstakes!

This package includes:

Enter on the Festival Season Sweepstakes page for your chance to win. (You are welcome to make comments on this post, however those will not be counted as entries for this one.)

Hike Upper Shannon Falls – the Sea to Summit Trail

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Shannon Falls Photo: Rob Weiss

Do waterfalls capture your imagination?  A waterfall, almost any waterfall, is fascinating mesmerizing, awe-inspiring.  We stand for hours listening, admiring, photographing, painting.  For centuries waterfalls have inspired poets, artists and musicians. Today we post pictures to Instagram and tweet on #WaterfallWednesday.  Personally, I find myself inexplicably drawn to their power and beauty.  Something about the thundering roar of water cascading down a mountain stirs me deep inside and energizes me to follow the trail toward them, as if drawn by their sheer energy.

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Hike Upper Shannon Falls – the Sea to Summit Trail

First Ever Vancouver Cheese & Meat Festival Coming this September

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Image courtesy of the Vancouver Cheese & Meat Festival | Facebook.com

Calling all cheese lovers! A new (and very delicious) food festival is coming to Vancouver this year to celebrate all things cheese and charcuterie.

The first ever Vancouver Cheese and Meat Festival will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Terminal City Club (837 West Hastings Street). The Terminal City Club is one of Vancouver’s oldest and most respected Private Members Club, so the festival will also give you the chance to peak inside the exclusive world of a private Vancouver club. Plus, there will be cheese there.

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First Ever Vancouver Cheese & Meat Festival Coming this September

Vancouver Eateries – 4 New Summer Dishes We’re Loving

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A new season always inspires the best chefs in the city to flex their culinary muscles and offer up fresh new dishes added to their menus. Here are some delicious must-trys… Continue reading:
Vancouver Eateries – 4 New Summer Dishes We’re Loving