All-time Cirque du Soleil classic Alegría returns to Vancouver

Cirque du Soleil is proud to announce its return to Vancouver with its internationally acclaimed production Alegría. Starting March 25, 2022, Vancouverites are invited under the Big Top at Concord Pacific Place to experience the pure theatrical magic of Alegría; an entirely redesigned fan favourite presented by Sun Life Global Investments. Continue reading:
All-time Cirque du Soleil classic Alegría returns to Vancouver

Vancouver Drag Artists Are Back on Stage – and Bolder Than Ever

Photo of Rogue; Photo Credit: Fernando Cysneiros @thedragseries

After over a year of barely performing, Rogue made their return as a performer during Pride this summer when they felt comfortable and ready to hit the stage. “I was just so excited to come back and so mentally prepared because I had been thinking about it for so long,” they say.

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Vancouver Drag Artists Are Back on Stage – and Bolder Than Ever

Where to Go Sledding and Snow-Tubing Near Vancouver in Winter 2021/22

Kids on snow tubes at the Sea to Sky Gondola near Vancouver

Photo: Sea to Sky Gondola

Kids love sliding down a snowy slope, and adults will love unleashing their inner child to join in on the fun. Here are our picks for the best places to go sledding, tobogganing, and snow tubing near Vancouver for winter 2021/22.

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Where to Go Sledding and Snow-Tubing Near Vancouver in Winter 2021/22

DanceHouse and 149 Arts Society Present NEXT: New Dance in Development

DanceHouse and 149 Arts Society, with support from the National Arts Centre (NAC), have come together to envision a project in direct support of the dance community. On December 15, 2021, that vision will be presented virtually as NEXT: New Dance in Development – a residency and live stream sharing of works in progress from five emerging Canadian choreographers. Continue reading:
DanceHouse and 149 Arts Society Present NEXT: New Dance in Development

4 Places to Ice Skate Outdoors Around Vancouver in Winter 2021/22

Mountain top ice skating on a pond at Grouse Mountain near Vancouver

Photo: Grouse Mountain

Vancouver’s mild winters mean that it doesn’t usually get cold enough to skate on frozen ponds. However, thanks to modern technology, you can still skate outdoors on hand-built rinks. Here are four places to go ice skating outdoors around Vancouver in winter 2021/22.

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4 Places to Ice Skate Outdoors Around Vancouver in Winter 2021/22

St. Paul’s Foundation Celebrates Return of Beloved Lights of Hope Holiday Display

Photo: Jonathan Evans for St. Paul’s Foundation

St. Paul’s Foundation’s Lights of Hope display at St. Paul’s Hospital will shine bright every night throughout the holiday season. Marking the return of the annual fundraising campaign, 4,000 feet of sparkling lights and hundreds of shining stars recognizing the support of generous donors, will illuminate Burrard Street nightly until January 7, 2022. Gifts to Lights of Hope help St. Paul’s Foundation meet the greatest needs of patients and residents from across BC. Continue reading:
St. Paul’s Foundation Celebrates Return of Beloved Lights of Hope Holiday Display

7 Things To Do at Iona Beach Regional Park

Birds at Iona Beach Regional Park

Photo: peter P/Unsplash

Did you know you can escape to nature right next to Vancouver International Airport? Check out Iona Beach Regional Park for biking, hiking, bird watching, incredible views of the ocean, and lots more. Use this guide to plan your trip to Iona Beach Regional Park in Richmond.

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7 Things To Do at Iona Beach Regional Park

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