Pop-Up Markets to Visit This Summer in Vancouver

CREATE! Arts Festival 2023; Photo credit: Wendy D
Provided by Eastside Arts Society

Vancouver is home to many makers who love to showcase their talent at small markets around the city.

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Pop-Up Markets to Visit This Summer in Vancouver

Keep Cool for Summer Concert Season in Vancouver

Commodore Ballroom, Photo: Rick Chung/YVArcade

Summer concert season in Vancouver is in full swing. Keep cool by enjoying some great music performances and concerts at various venues, theatres, and outdoor settings across the city. Whether it’s a cozy, intimate stage, big concert hall, open-air outdoor space, or public park, spend the summer listening to live music anywhere you can.

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Keep Cool for Summer Concert Season in Vancouver

What to Find on the Local Mountains This Summer

Aerial view of Grouse Mountain in summer

Grouse Mountain aerial view in summer. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Grouse Mountain

Summer is a great time to enjoy the fresh air on Vancouver’s local mountains. Located just outside the city, Grouse Mountain, Cypress Mountain, the Sea to Sky Gondola, and Mount Seymour all have options for sightseeing, hiking, biking, learning about nature, getting your heart pumping, grabbing lunch, and more.

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What to Find on the Local Mountains This Summer

Take Yourself Out to A Vancouver Canadians Ball Game

Photo: Vancouver Canadians

There are few things better than spending a hot summer day watching the Vancouver Canadians, the 2023 Northwest League (NWL) Championship-winning, High-A farm team of the Toronto Blue Jays, play a baseball game at their scenic ballpark, Rogers Field at Nat Bailey Stadium, in the beautiful Riley Park neighbourhood.

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Take Yourself Out to A Vancouver Canadians Ball Game

Get to Know Your Local Producers: Long Table Dinners and Farm Events

Vancouver is fortunate to have a thriving local food scene, with lively farmers markets, nearby farms to visit, as well as restaurants that forge strong ties with nearby producers.

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Get to Know Your Local Producers: Long Table Dinners and Farm Events

How to Spend the 2024 BC Day Weekend in Vancouver

English Bay beach. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Tanya Goehring

BC Day long weekend is the perfect time to soak up our beautiful province’s nature, culture, and history. In 2024, check out festivals, hikes, parades, beaches and more on the August 3rd to 5th long weekend.

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How to Spend the 2024 BC Day Weekend in Vancouver

Celebrate Chinese Culture at the Vancouver Chinatown Festival

Photo: Vancouver Chinatown BIA

Head to the 22nd annual Vancouver Chinatown Festival (VCF), a free, two-day community event for families and organized by the Vancouver Chinatown BIA, when it takes over Keefer and Columbia Street from July 13-14. Expect a culturally rich experience full of all-ages entertainment, Chinese artists, local vendors, delicious food, and cultural learning.

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Celebrate Chinese Culture at the Vancouver Chinatown Festival

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