Vancouver Aquarium’s Eleventh Annual Toast To The Coast Is A Truly Stellar Occasion

Photo: Pacific Canada Gallery | Vision Photography

Ocean lovers, movers, shakers, and bons vivants will be equally enchanted by the finned, furred, and whiskered guests of honour at Toast to the Coast, the 11th annual fundraising gala that supports Ocean Wise® and Vancouver Aquarium, presented by CIBC.

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Vancouver Aquarium’s Eleventh Annual Toast To The Coast Is A Truly Stellar Occasion

Vancouver Aquarium Hosts Toast to the Coast: A Roaming Eating & Drinking Gala

Photos by Meighan Makarchuk and Vision Event Photography

As much as it hurts to say adieu to summer, it’s almost time to start thinking about the splendour of autumnal leaves and darkening days. And, there are a host of events in the fall to start getting excited about as the weather begins to shift.

One of the grandest and most delicious evenings in the city is returning once again. Get set for the Vancouver Aquarium’s lavish Toast to the Coast, now in its eleventh incarnation. This year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever!

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Vancouver Aquarium Hosts Toast to the Coast: A Roaming Eating & Drinking Gala

Two roving fish feasts support sustainable seafood in Vancouver

Photo sourced from the Fish Counter on Facebook

Photo sourced from the Fish Counter on Facebook

Vancouver has a bounty of fantastic seafood–and local chefs want to make sure it stays that way.

That’s why so many of them are involved with the sustainable seafood movement. For diners, that means an abundance of delicious events that support the cause.

Case in point: two upcoming roving feasts.

The first, on Sunday, September 27, is a Slow Fish Dinner. No, it’s not about fish that don’t swim fast enough to get away; rather, the name refers to the Slow Food movement.

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Two roving fish feasts support sustainable seafood in Vancouver

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Ready for another beautiful autumn weekend?  There are lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy, including Hallowe’en events, interior design shows, and the last of some of the farmers markets in the city.   Here’s our roundup of events and things to do in Vancouver this weekend!

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Food and Wine at the Vancouver Aquarium

Is it wrong to eat fish inside the aquarium?  What if it’s sustainable and Ocean Wise certified?

Those questions and more will be on the minds of guests at the Vancouver Aquarium’s fourth annual Toast to the Coast on Friday, Oct. 22, a glitzy fundraising event held right in the aquarium.  Up to 500 aquarium lovers are expected to crowd inside, sharing space with the belugas, caymans and octopuses for a lavish night of eating, drinking and raising money for a good cause.

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Food and Wine at the Vancouver Aquarium