Your FIFA Fan Guide to the Women’s World Cup in Vancouver!

Photo: Ted McGrath | Flickr

Photo: Ted McGrath | Flickr

The FIFA Women’s World Cup kicked off on Saturday and runs until July 5, culminating with the final match at BC Place stadium on July 5 at 4 pm.

Whether you plan to catch the action inside the stadium or not, here are some ways to soak up the soccer vibe in Vancouver over these exciting 30 days of sport!

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Your FIFA Fan Guide to the Women’s World Cup in Vancouver!

Five Reasons to Get Excited about the FIFA Women’s World Cup (Prize Pack Giveaway!)

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Vancouver will once again be in the spotlight this summer as the largest women’s sporting event in the world comes to town. The FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ officially kicks off in Vancouver on June 8 with nine matches at BC Place Stadium. Tickets start at $20.15, meaning there is no excuse to miss witnessing this once-in-a-lifetime experience firsthand.

Here are the top 5 things to look forward to with the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Vancouver:

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Five Reasons to Get Excited about the FIFA Women’s World Cup (Prize Pack Giveaway!)

Surrey brewer expands to Vancouver

Surrey brewer Central City is expanding. Robyn Hanson photo.

Surrey brewer Central City is expanding. Robyn Hanson photo.

Central City Brewers + Distillers is expanding out of its home in Surrey, B.C. The Vancouver Beer Club blog is reporting that the company has taken over the space previously occupied by Dix, an old brew and bbq joint located at 871 Beatty Street across from B.C. Place Stadium.

The new brewpub is scheduled to open at the end of May. Interestingly, the brewery will specialize in sour beers. According to the blog, “The room will centre around an enormous foudre,” which is a cask that will be used to house fermenting sours.

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Surrey brewer expands to Vancouver

BC Home + Garden Show, Feb. 18-22 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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The BC Home + Garden Show is the most trusted resource for every home improvement project, inside and out. With Canada’s favourite home, horticulture and landscaping specialists including HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler, W Network’s Todd Talbot and design duo Janette Ewen & Jef Hancock, seminars and live demos from Vancouver’s culinary masters, and more than 425 exhibitors and features designed to whip any home or garden into shape, there’s innovation, inspiration and expert advice at every turn. Satisfaction guaranteed—or the cost of admission is on us.

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BC Home + Garden Show, Feb. 18-22 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Vancouver Home + Design Show, Oct. 16-19 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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The Vancouver Home + Design Show is where it all comes together for any home improvement project! With big names like Colin McAllister & Justin Ryan, stars of Cottage Life TV’s Colin & Justin’s Cabin Pressure, Bryan Baeumler, host of HGTV’s Leave it to Bryan, and culinary master Chef Corbin Tomaszeski, plus local design and foodie favourites, more than 325 exhibitors and a slew of sensational new features, there’s expert insight, innovation and inspiration for living well at every turn. Satisfaction guaranteed – or the cost of admission is on us.

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Vancouver Home + Design Show, Oct. 16-19 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)