Lionel Messi is Coming to Vancouver to Face the Whitecaps

Lionel Messi, Photo: Inter Miami CF

Get ready for Messi! It’s official. He’s coming to town. The Vancouver Whitecaps FC (VWFC) announced their 2024 Major League Soccer (MLS) season schedule and for the first time ever, the Lionel Messi-led Inter Miami CF soccer team will play a long overdue match at BC Place to square off against the Caps next spring on Saturday, May 25, 2024.

Continue reading:
Lionel Messi is Coming to Vancouver to Face the Whitecaps

Where to Fulfill Your 2024 New Year’s Resolutions in Vancouver

A couple stretches on a beach in Stanley Park, Vancouver. They are preparing to exercise and run along the footpath.; Photo Credit: Destination Vancouver/Kindred & Scout

With the New Year coming soon, you may be setting goals to make 2024 bigger and better than ever. With Vancouver’s natural surroundings and diverse urban offerings, fulfilling your resolutions will be doable and enjoyable.

Continue reading:
Where to Fulfill Your 2024 New Year’s Resolutions in Vancouver

Witness Christine Sinclair’s Farewell Soccer Match for Canada at BC Place

Christine Sinclair, Photo: Martin Bazyl/Canada Soccer

Canadian soccer legend and Burnaby’s very own Christine Sinclair announced her retirement from international competition at the end of the year. This is your chance to watch the Olympic Gold medalist’s farewell game for Canada Soccer‘s Women’s National Team, a friendly matchup against Australia, live in front of her hometown crowd at BC Place on December 5.

Continue reading:
Witness Christine Sinclair’s Farewell Soccer Match for Canada at BC Place

Watch the Laver Cup Tennis Tournament at Rogers Arena

TD Garden, Photo: Laver Cup

Watch Team Europe take on Team World live at the annual international tennis tournament when the prestigious Laver Cup comes to Rogers Arena from September 22-24. This year’s competition marks the first time the World team, which includes Canada, will host the Laver Cup outside of the U.S.

Continue reading:
Watch the Laver Cup Tennis Tournament at Rogers Arena

The LPGA Tour Comes to Vancouver for the CPKC Women’s Open

Brooke Henderson, Photo: Golf Canada/Getty Images

See the stars of the LPGA Tour when they come to Vancouver to challenge for the 2023 CPKC Women’s Open at the Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club from August 22-27. The international championship attracts professional golfers from around the world, including past winners Paula Reto (2022), Jin Young Ko (2019), and Brooke Henderson (2018).

Continue reading:
The LPGA Tour Comes to Vancouver for the CPKC Women’s Open

5 Fun and Easy Day Trips from Vancouver

Britannia Mine Museum (Destination BC/Heath Moffatt).

An amazing aspect of Vancouver is that you can travel a short distance and explore a completely different and exciting part of the Lower Mainland and British Columbia. Whether you’re looking to bask in nature or find new eateries and shopping districts, there’s a day trip for every type of adventurer.

Continue reading:
5 Fun and Easy Day Trips from Vancouver

Where to Watch Outdoor Sports in Vancouver This Summer

Chef Wasabi, Kappa Maki, Sadaharu Soy & Ms. BC Roll, Photo: Vancouver Canadians

Spending a summer day watching professional sports is a favourite pastime in Vancouver for visitors and locals alike. Whether it’s the energy of the crowd or the excuse to devour a foot-long hot dog, there’s something special about taking in a football game, soccer match, or baseball game in the sunshine.

Continue reading:
Where to Watch Outdoor Sports in Vancouver This Summer