Vancouver Screen Scene: Britney Spears, Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Charlize Theron, and more

Britney Spears

Want a piece of Britney Spears? You just might see her in Vancouver…well, sort of….

What—is Britney Spears really in Vancouver? And Kate Winslet? Idris Elba? Charlize Theron? Is it true? Is it just gossip?

If you want the answers, read on, fangirls and fanboys.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Britney Spears, Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Charlize Theron, and more

Celebrate the Royal Visit with Vancouver Activities Fit for a King (and Queen)

royal-family

This week, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – better known as Will and Kate – will visit British Columbia and the Yukon upon invitation of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Not since the Royal Wedding in April 2011 has such a regal frenzy fallen on the nation in the days leading up to the couple’s exclusive, yet-to-be-released itinerary.

Can’t make it to dinner with the Duke and Duchess? You can still tour our city like royalty with our handy Royals’ Guide to Vancouver – no curtsying required.

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Celebrate the Royal Visit with Vancouver Activities Fit for a King (and Queen)

Vancouver’s Neighbourhood Happenings: Flavourful Food #onRobson

Cafe Crepe

The Nutella Banana Crepe at Cafe Crepe

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

When you think of Robson Street, we’re sure that you think of endless shopping! But, did you know that Robson Street is a go-to destination for Vancouver foodies?

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Vancouver’s Neighbourhood Happenings: Flavourful Food #onRobson

9 Unusual Things to Do in Vancouver in September (And Year Round – For the Most Part)

photo: Huffington Post

photo: Huffington Post

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.

September marks new beginnings and although it may not currently feel like it, the end of summer. With that being said, there are still tons of activities to partake in this month! Here’s a roundup of the most unusual ones:

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9 Unusual Things to Do in Vancouver in September (And Year Round – For the Most Part)

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 see your picture featured here.

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This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver

Vancouver Screen Scene: From Riverdale and Bates Motel to You Me Her

KJ Apa plays Archie Andrews on Riverdale

KJ Apa goes red to play Archie Andrews on Riverdale.

In this week’s roundup of what’s shooting in Vancouver, we’ve got some TV series with dark psychological themes, one of the first TV polyamorous romcoms, and a series about a really, really big robot.

Wanna know more? Well, let’s get to it then, shall we?

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Vancouver Screen Scene: From Riverdale and Bates Motel to You Me Her

The Vancouver Kings and Queens and Everything in Between: Shay Dior

Image by Tommy Ting

Image by Tommy Ting

By Kendell Yan

As international supermodel of the world RuPaul says, “we’re all born naked and the rest is drag.” But what about those curious and beautiful creatures who paint a face upon a face, and possibly even one more upon another? Who are the drag kings and queens that flip the script on gender and push the boundaries of the possible with powder, pigment, and lace? Who are these community leaders that carry on the legacy of gender heroes, such as Marsha P. Johnson (who threw the first stone at Stonewall in 1969), throughout LGBTQ+ herstory?

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The Vancouver Kings and Queens and Everything in Between: Shay Dior