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TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival to Welcome Small In-Person Audiences

Photo: TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival

The 35th Annual Festival Takes Place June 25-July 4, 2021

Register for Tickets at www.coastaljazz.ca

It’s happening! With the recent announcement from Health Officials regarding the move into Step 2 of British Columbia’s Restart Plan, Coastal Jazz & Blues Society is thrilled to welcome small in-person audiences to indoor concerts at two venues: Performance Works and The Ironworks. Continue reading:
TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival to Welcome Small In-Person Audiences

10 Outdoorsy Things to Do Around Vancouver This Canada Day Weekend

Paddleboarding on False Creek in Vancouver

Paddleboarding in False Creek. Image credit: Tourism Vancouver / Tanya Goehring

Summer in Vancouver is all about outdoor fun. And Canada Day weekend is the perfect time to spend a day in nature. Use our list of the best outdoorsy things to do around Vancouver to plan your long weekend adventures.

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10 Outdoorsy Things to Do Around Vancouver This Canada Day Weekend

#LoveVancouver Neighbourhoods: Mount Pleasant + Commercial Drive

We’re now several weeks into our #LoveVancouver Neighbourhoods series, and our next two areas are choc-full of character, giving our city a big boost of personality. One is a community known for its outstanding vegetarian spots and hipster-chic stylings, while the other is one of Vancouver’s cultural destinations, with a restaurant scene akin to the League of Nations.

Hop on the 99 B-Line, and let’s visit these easily accessible favourites. Continue reading:
#LoveVancouver Neighbourhoods: Mount Pleasant + Commercial Drive

Things To Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Andrew Chin Photography

This weekend check out over 50 floral installations in downtown Vancouver by Fleurs de Villes ROSÉ, gather your wizarding bubble and bring some magic back to your life with Wings and Wizards, head to Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish to support their reopening, and have some fun at the PNE’s Playland.

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Things To Do in Vancouver This Weekend

There’s So Much to Love About Vancouver’s Vibrant and Diverse Food Scene

Photo Credit: Hubert Kang

With its unique location on Canada’s west coast, Vancouver has developed a food and dining landscape that showcases the region’s natural abundance while also celebrating an exciting array of culinary cultures. As the nation’s third largest metropolitan area, Vancouver offers the energy and variety of an urban centre while still exuding a strong sense of local identity: one premised on fresh, seasonal ingredients and synergistic ties with the Pacific Rim.

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There’s So Much to Love About Vancouver’s Vibrant and Diverse Food Scene

Your Secret Weapon for “I’m Bored, Mom!”

It’s time to curb the boredom blues!

You and your kids are running out of ideas for inside, virtual or backyard activities, and if you hear “I’m bored, Mom!” one more time, you just might scream. So, what’s a frazzled parent to do? We’ve got you covered with a selection of fun, safe and educational weekend activities that will captivate your kiddos (and you!) for hours. Continue reading:
Your Secret Weapon for “I’m Bored, Mom!”

9 U-Pick Berry Farms to Visit Near Vancouver

Berry picking at Krause Berry Farms in Langley

Krause Berry Farms in Langley. Photo: Destination BC/Albert Normandin

What could taste more like summer than freshly picked berries? Stock up on delicious strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries, and some specialty berries too. You can buy pre-picked fresh berries or pick your own at these nine farms near Vancouver.

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9 U-Pick Berry Farms to Visit Near Vancouver