Celebrate Delicious Wild BC Salmon at Vancouver’s Fishermen’s Wharf

Photo Credit: Wilbert Choi

Recently, on July 1, I took part in a Canadian party game where we had to go around the room trying to find people who fulfilled quintessential Canadian qualities (e.g. has gone canoeing; knows what a “two-four” is). One of the squares was “thinks salmon is the best thing EVER.” I enthusiastically said “yes” to that one!

If you’re like me and love wild BC salmon, you’re in luck since there’s an upcoming food event devoted to this beloved local seafood product.

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Celebrate Delicious Wild BC Salmon at Vancouver’s Fishermen’s Wharf

Learn to Cook from YVR’s Hottest Chefs at Fin to Tail

Summer and seafood go hand in hand, and what better way to enjoy them both than with the city’s top chefs, a glass of wine or beer in hand and in the surroundings of beautiful Stanley Park.

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Learn to Cook from YVR’s Hottest Chefs at Fin to Tail

Get In My Belly! Crab & Lobster Boils Are Happening at YEW seafood + bar

Sweet, succulent, buttery and juicy. Yes, we’re talking about shellfish all-stars, BC-caught Dungeness crab and Canadian lobster.

Now through the end of August, the YEW seafood + bar (at Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver) offers you the chance to dig into these sustainable seafood favourites at their Canada 150-inspired coast-to-coast Sunday Seafood Dining Series Crab & Lobster Boils.

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Get In My Belly! Crab & Lobster Boils Are Happening at YEW seafood + bar

Let’s Patio #onRobson! Your Passport to Summer Fun

The following article was submitted by the Robson Street Business Association.

To celebrate the arrival of summer, the Robson Street Business Association (RSBA) launches Let’s Patio #onRobson today, a passport to summer fun and rewards you won’t want to miss!

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Let’s Patio #onRobson! Your Passport to Summer Fun

Five Pride-Themed Cocktails To Drink in Support of the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation in Vancouver (with a recipe included!)

Summer and well-crafted cocktails pair incredibly well together. If they help further a worthy cause, the sipping is that much better.

This summer, from July 14 to August 6, 2017, in the lead-up to Vancouver’s annual Pride celebration, over 45 local bars and restaurants will be serving signature cocktails, with partial proceeds going to the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation.

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Five Pride-Themed Cocktails To Drink in Support of the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation in Vancouver (with a recipe included!)

Dinner in the Sky Vancouver offers Fine Dining 150ft Above Ground

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Image sourced from Dinner in the Sky Finland Facebook page.

Thought you’d experienced every unique restaurant in Vancouver? Think again! Dinner in the Sky Vancouver is taking top honours as the most epic place to dine in the city this July. We gave you a sneak preview about the event in January, and now the time has finally come to take your next dining experience to a whole new level.

In fact, it’s a level that’s over 150 feet off the ground… on a platform held up by a giant 200 foot crane for a stunning view of Vancouver and the surrounding areas in a way you’ve never had a chance to see it before. And yes, they’ll lower the platform for you if you really have to go to the bathroom…

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Dinner in the Sky Vancouver offers Fine Dining 150ft Above Ground

Six of Vancouver’s Best Summer Brunches

photo: MARKET by Jean-Georges

Summer’s intoxicating blend of long, sultry days has us chasing every outdoor experience Vancouver has to offer – after all, these days our #lifegoal is to maximize every moment in the sun. And there’s no better place to start than brunch. A favourite pastime among Vancouverites, brunch is even sweeter in summer thanks to lazy days that encourage lingering over lighter dishes, indulging in easy-sipping cocktails and enjoying al fresco entertainment. Don your shades, grab a few friends and make tracks for one of our picks below.

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Six of Vancouver’s Best Summer Brunches