7 Things To Do In Vancouver’s West End Neighbourhood

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Ever heard anyone refer to the West Coast as the “best coast?” Well, the same applies to the West End which we’ve aptly dubbed “West End, best end.” This list of things to do to in this neighborhood backs up our declaration. See for yourself.

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7 Things To Do In Vancouver’s West End Neighbourhood

This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver

photo: Anthony Maw / Flickr

photo: Anthony Maw / Flickr

Check out this week’s top 5 Instagram photos!

The photographers who have snapped these awesome shots have either tagged us, or have included the #veryvancouver hashtag in their caption.

Follow us on Instagram, tag us in your next snap, and you may just see your picture featured here.

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This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver

Canada in a Day: Help Out with CTV’s 150th Documentary

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In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, CTV/Bell Media have teamed up with award-winning filmmaker Trish Dolman to shoot a crowdsourced film created entirely by Canadians. Canada in a Day will encapsulate the ordinary and extraordinary events taking place in the lives of Canadians – think of it as a visual time capsule of what life is like in Canada in 2016. The documentary will be released in summer 2017, and we need your help spreading the word.

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Canada in a Day: Help Out with CTV’s 150th Documentary

Vancouver’s New Monthly Drag Event, B-Roll, Gender-Bends TV and Movie Classics

B-Roll Kill Bill

By Kendell Yan

Alright Vancouver, get ready to wiggle your big toe because The Bride is coming to town and she’s got a serious bloodlust for revenge in a six-inch heel! The inaugural B-Roll show will see Kill Bill reimagined by local drag queens who know how to shanté down that fabulous and crooked line of vengeance.

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Vancouver’s New Monthly Drag Event, B-Roll, Gender-Bends TV and Movie Classics

Vancouver Screen Scene: From Imaginary Mary and Death Note to Everything, Everything

Vancouver-born Mackenzie Davis will star in Tully.

Vancouver-born Mackenzie Davis will star in Tully.

This week’s roundup of what’s shooting in Vancouver includes several big productions wrapping up, some TV series kicking off, and some film projects soon to come to town.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: From Imaginary Mary and Death Note to Everything, Everything

Three New Queer Vancouver Writers

photo: Hasan Namir / Image via thisisblueprint.com

photo: Hasan Namir / Image via thisisblueprint.com

By Casey Stepaniuk

Vancouver has a vibrant writing community as well as a queer community, so it’s not surprising that the intersection of those two groups is such a diverse, talented bunch. Here are a few newcomers to the scene that you should probably know about. When they become super famous authors, you can say that you’ve been following them since the beginning.

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Three New Queer Vancouver Writers

Explore Vancouver’s Coal Harbour: The 9 Best Attractions

photo: Jenn Chan Photography

photo: Jenn Chan Photography

populistPopulist is Vancouver’s cinematic city guide, showcasing everything that’s happening in the city through video – Your hub for where to go, what to do and who to see. Populist is run by Film and TV Producer, Rebecca Traub and Broadcast Journalist, Blanca Blandon (aka YinYang). Follow the fun at thisispopulist.com.

A picturesque residential area that boasts a multitude of high-rise condos and seemingly endless stretches of walkway and greenery, Coal Harbour. We may not all be able to afford to live in Coal Harbour, but luckily it doesn’t cost much to walk around and explore this luxury neighborhood where urban development intertwines with the beauty of nature.

Here’s our pick of must-see and do attractions in the area:

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Explore Vancouver’s Coal Harbour: The 9 Best Attractions