Ten Cool Spots to Enjoy (Mostly) Free Live Music in Vancouver

Photo credit: www.anniebecker.com

Photo credit: www.anniebecker.com

Vancouver has a fabulous live music scene that you don’t have to pay inflated ticket prices to enjoy. Rhythm-loving lobby lounges, bars and restaurants across the city have plenty of regular music events all you need do is pull up a stool and order a drink (and maybe a few nibbles). Whether you’re looking to check out the latest hot talent, enjoy some cool jazz, roots ‘n’ reggae or check out some classic tinkling of the ivories, no matter what night of the week it is, you’re likely to find something to get your toes tapping.  Continue reading:
Ten Cool Spots to Enjoy (Mostly) Free Live Music in Vancouver

Things To Do In Vancouver This Family Day Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Plan your upcomoing Friday through Monday with festivals, theatre, music, museum exploration, and more!  Read on for our top picks for things to do in Vancouver this Family Day weekend!

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Family Day Weekend

Vancouver New Year’s Eve Top Events

Vancouver New Year's Eve Top Events

Still need ideas for your ultimate New Year’s Eve Vancouver experience? Ring in 2015 with a bang with our top picks!

Translink is offering free fares from 5:00PM December 31st – 5:00AM January 1st. Leave your car at home if you’ll be drinking.

Tourism Vancouver’s Visitor Centre and Tickets Tonight will be closed on January 1st.

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Vancouver New Year’s Eve Top Events

Best Blues Club in Vancouver? You make the call!

A blues icon you probably won't see in Vancouver's blues clubs. Photo credit: F. Antolín Hernandez | Wikimedia Commons

A blues icon you probably won’t see in Vancouver’s blues clubs. Photo credit: F. Antolín Hernandez | Wikimedia Commons

Fans of blues music in Vancouver are still mourning the loss of the Yale.

It was more than two years ago when the iconic blues club at the end of Granville Street – with the big neon saxophone sign outside – closed its doors.  The owners promised to rebuild and reopen, but now all that’s left is a For Lease sign in the window.

It’s never been easy to find great live blues music in Vancouver, and since the Yale closed  it’s gotten even harder.  But I know there must be a few options left out there, which is why I need your help.

Do you know a good blues club in Vancouver? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

I’ll start things off with my new favourite, a tiny club that’s been around for years but still doesn’t get much attention.

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Best Blues Club in Vancouver? You make the call!

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Happy Labour Day weekend!  Plan the last long weekend of the summer with our top picks for things to do in Vancouver this weekend, Friday through Monday!

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend