9 Ways to Celebrate Snow at Grouse Mountain’s 24 Hours of Winter Event

24 Hours of Winter at Grouse Mountain Resort in Vancouver

Photo via GrouseMountain.com

Grouse Mountain’s annual 24 Hours of Winter Event has been a Vancouver favourite since it began in 2010. The resort keeps the gondola and ski lifts running overnight, plus adds in tons of fun activities. In 2020, 24 Hours of Winter happens on February 22nd and 23rd. Here are a few ways to celebrate winter during the event.

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9 Ways to Celebrate Snow at Grouse Mountain’s 24 Hours of Winter Event

Spring Comes Early to Metropolis at Metrotown

If your thoughts have already turned to warmer weather and blooming flowers, head next month to Metropolis at Metrotown.

The large shopping and entertainment complex will feature a floral installation inspired by the hope of spring–and it’s all in support of Variety – the Children’s Charity!

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Spring Comes Early to Metropolis at Metrotown

Filming in Vancouver: The Mighty Ducks, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, A Million Little Things, and more

Kiernan Shipka stars in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

In this week’s roundup of what’s going on in Vancouver’s screen scene, we’ve got a new TV series starting up while two other series call it a wrap. And a horror movie is on the horizon.

So it seems it’s hockey night in Vancouver—a TV version of a ’90s sports comedy-drama franchise gets underway today.

Two TV series complete shooting all episodes for their second seasons.

But one is an ensemble drama about a circle of friends continuing on after the loss of one of them while the other is a supernatural horror about a teenager learning to develop her bewitching abilities.

Speaking of horror, something unnerving is about to creep this way in a few months and we’ve got a few details about that.

So to find out more about all of these things, see you after the jump.

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Filming in Vancouver: The Mighty Ducks, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, A Million Little Things, and more

March Into Wellness – Your Guide to March 2020 Events in Vancouver

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Photo: The Urban Grind

It’s a leap year, which means you’ve got an extra day to keep your 2020 wellness goals on track! Leap into March 2020 at these fitness and wellness events in Vancouver.

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March Into Wellness – Your Guide to March 2020 Events in Vancouver

Review – JFL Northwest presents Maria Bamford at the Vogue Theatre

Maria Bamford performed on the opening night of JFL Northwest.

JFL Northwest kicked off last night, and this IV blogger was fortunate enough to catch Maria Bamford’s set at the Vogue. More on that in a bit.

In the meantime, tickets are still available for many of the shows. Among the headliners with shows between now and the festival’s Feb. 25 closing are Bill Burr (Feb 20), Hannah Gadsby (Feb 25), Patton Oswalt (Feb 22), and a live version of the podcast How Did This Get Made (Feb 20). Visit JFLnorthwest.com for a full lineup and tickets.

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Review – JFL Northwest presents Maria Bamford at the Vogue Theatre

5 Family day long weekend easy hikes and adventures that everyone can enjoy

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Image from Carrie Leslie

The weather forecast is a mixed bag for the Family Day long weekend in Vancouver, but no matter the weather – there’s always something to enjoy!

One of the easiest and most fun ways to celebrate Family Day this weekend is to gather together and spend some extra time in nature. Luckily for us, there are plenty of walking and hiking trails in Vancouver that provide endless opportunities no matter the skill level or weather forecast.

If you’re looking for a few suggestions on where to spend some time with your family or loved ones this long weekend, check out the 5 ideas listed below!

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5 Family day long weekend easy hikes and adventures that everyone can enjoy

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

This weekend’s all about feelin’ the love – and not just with your main squeeze! Thanks to the Family Day long-weekend, you’ve got an extra day to get out there for some quality time with the special people in your life. Are your weekend plans in a bit of a rut? Spice things up with some of these events.

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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend