EPIC Vancouver Sustainable Living Expo This Weekend – May 11 – 13, 2012

One of the most popular annual expos at the Vancouver Convention Centre is the EPIC Vancouver: Sustainable Living Expo, happening this weekend, May 11 – 13.

A smorgasbord of awesomeness for the eco-conscious (that’s practically everyone in Vancouver, right? At least, that’s what we’re aspiring to be….), EPIC Vancouver brings together over 300 exhibitors and features the latest trends in sustainable Fashion, Food, Health, Beauty, Home & Garden, Recreation, and Transportation. There are Main Stages with live presentations and demos, a live art walk, and a lot of focus on local, organic and fair trade food, including an “EPICurean Corner” that showcases B.C.’s artisan food makers and a “Whole Foods EPICurean Stage.”

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EPIC Vancouver Sustainable Living Expo This Weekend – May 11 – 13, 2012

Celebrate Earth Hour Vancouver-Style

photo by flickr/taminator

photo: flickr/taminator

This Saturday, March 31 at 8:30, Vancouver is going dark. Residents and businesses across the city will be switching off their lights for Earth Hour – the largest environmental event in the world. Given that Vancouver A. knows how to celebrate and B. is on track to be the world’s Greenest City, there’s no shortage of ways to spend Earth Hour in the city.

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Celebrate Earth Hour Vancouver-Style