Exploring Gastown: Cambie Street

By JP McGlynn; Gastown BIA

Cambie is a lengthy path, running from Water Street to Marine Drive.

In our little portion, one will find such an eclectic mix of inhabitants that you’ll know for sure you’re in Gastown. Here you’ll find one of the best coffee shops in the city, an organic clothing store for babies, a fetish wear shop, a community pub, a meatball speciality restaurant, another great pub, an authentic Korean kitchen, a native art gallery, designer bridal shop, eyewear store, tarot reading and spiritual shop and in a basement – a store called The Basement.

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Exploring Gastown: Cambie Street

Filming in Vancouver: The Predator’s back, Colony wraps, and four new TV pilots are coming

Sci-fi TV series Colony wraps up production on Season 3 this week.

In this week’s roundup of what’s happening in Vancouver’s screen scene, a sci-fi TV series is wrapping up but a predatory sci-fi flick is coming back to town for more filming. Meanwhile, four TV pilots will be flying into town next month to film.

Let’s take a look at what’s going on this week and in the near future in Hollywood North.

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Filming in Vancouver: The Predator’s back, Colony wraps, and four new TV pilots are coming

Filming in Vancouver: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Salvation, Trial and Error, Valley of the Boom

Kiernan Shipka will take on the lead role of The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

Though it may still be winter, Vancouver’s screen scene is showing more signs of heating up, with a flock of new TV productions on the horizon.

While there isn’t anything starting or wrapping up within this coming week, let’s take a look at what’s coming to Vancouver over the next few months.

In this week’s roundup, we’ve got more details on the new Sabrina the Teenage Witch series.

There’s also a new docudrama about the tech industry, and two TV series make the move from other cities to Vancouver for their second seasons.

Intrigued? Well, let’s get to it, shall we?

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Filming in Vancouver: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Salvation, Trial and Error, Valley of the Boom

Filming in Vancouver: Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Katherine Langford, and more

A hammerless Chris Hemsworth is shooting Bad Times at the El Royale in Vancouver.

Two major Hollywood films start shooting today in Vancouver and—needless to say—they’re bringing some pretty big names into town.

So when you’re heading around town, you may happen to see the God of Thunder out and about, or spot what you think is the film set of the next installation of Fifty Shades.

But before you jump to any conclusions, it’s best to read on to find out what’s really going on.

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Filming in Vancouver: Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Katherine Langford, and more

Painting Canada’s Arctic

Ontario artist Cory Trépanier has spent the past decade travelling the Arctic painting Canada’s wildest places in the farthest reaches of the frozen North. The wilderness he travelled is so remote and untouched that many of its landscapes have never before been documented.

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Painting Canada’s Arctic

Filming in Vancouver: iZombie, UnReal, The 100, and…Prince Harry and Meghan Markle?

If you happen to spot Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Vancouver, there’s something you should know—find out below.

Things are starting to pick up on the streets of Hollywood North as more productions appear on the horizon.

This week, we take a look at a new TV series based on a grim folk tale, three TV series wrap up production as they gear up to hit the airwaves with their latest seasons, and…Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are coming to Vancouver?

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Filming in Vancouver: iZombie, UnReal, The 100, and…Prince Harry and Meghan Markle?

Filming in Vancouver: Anna Kendrick, Allison Williams, Rachel Bilson, and more

Anna Kendrick sparkles as the daughter of Santa Claus in the Disney feature film Noelle.

Just as the holiday season ended and screen productions got back to set, a Christmas-themed feature film is finally wrapping itself up with a bow.

But something wicked this way comes: a creepy thriller about musical prodigies is headed into town, along with a new comedic cop series gearing up to shoot its first season.

Let’s take a look at what’s going on in Vancouver’s screen scene.

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Filming in Vancouver: Anna Kendrick, Allison Williams, Rachel Bilson, and more