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Farm Fest at Garden City Lands

Richmond celebrates local food, sustainability and its agricultural past, present and future at Farm Fest at Garden City Lands. The festival will be held on the spectacular Garden City Lands, an amazing 136.5 acre park in the heart of Richmond. This remarkable open space is currently being developed as one of Richmond’s signature parks and will be home to active farming and agricultural programs, a dedicated natural area and extensive opportunities for public recreation.

Event Date: August 10, 2019 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Event Website: https://www.richmond.ca/discover/events/farmfest.htm

Event Location: Garden City Lands, 5040 Garden […]

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Capital City Comic Con

Welcome to Victoria’s Largest Comic Con, a project for super fans of all things pop culture!

Capital City Comic Con has so much fun in store for you, including attractions, demos, features and more! Stay tuned for more information!

Event Dates: March 22nd to 24th, 2019

Event Website: https://www.capitalcitycomiccon.ca/

Event Location: Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7
Crystal Garden, 713 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V8W 3M6

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Heart of Vancity from Joel Schat

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Originally published on Vimeo and YouTube, March 19, 2013 by Joel Schat.

The Heart of Vancity is a portrait of downtown Vancouver by Joel Schat. He is always inspired by the city lights at night and tried to find new ways to show off the city’s beauty. This entire film was shot during the winter months which made it very difficult to shoot because of all the rain! Joel is hoping to explore more of this fantastic city in the future as there are […]

By |2019-01-15T16:19:54+00:00April 14th, 2013|Blog Vancouver|0 Comments

Queen Charlotte City

Premier Listings for Queen Charlotte City

The first registered town site on the Queen Charlotte Islands, as they were known then, the laid-back fishing village of Queen Charlotte City began as a land grant of 703 acres of fine waterfront property to three men in 1891. Sprawled along the shores of Bearskin Bay, Queen Charlotte City looks out over the islands of Skidegate Inlet, with Sleeping Beauty Mountain rising up in the background.

known by the locals as Queen Charlotte, or simply Charlotte, Queen Charlotte City was incorporated in 2005 with the official name of […]

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Jade City

Named for the jade deposits found to the east of the high community, Jade city is located on the Stewart-Cassiar Highway 37 in northwest British Columbia.

Jade City boasts a Jade Store, post office, a 40-site RV campground, a small playground and a highway maintenance camp. Gas is available just a few kilometres up the road in Good Hope Lake.

The huge jade boulders that visitors can see being cut here are from the Princess Jade Mine, one of the largest jade claims in the world.

Nature, it seems, conspires to keep this region a secret, but for […]

By |2019-01-15T14:25:07+00:00December 17th, 2012|0 Comments

Vancouver Mural Festival

Changing the way art is seen in our city.

Vancouver Mural Festival is organized by Create Vancouver Society, a Registered Non-Profit dedicated to artistic and cultural development in the Lower Mainland. Through the creation of permanent large-scale public murals, we provide a platform for Vancouver’s diverse art scene to contribute to the city’s cultural legacy for years to come. Our annual festival takes place for a week in August in the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood, and we work throughout the year with neighbourhoods around the Lower Mainland to highlight the local culture and vibrance of their area.

We […]

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Theatre Under the Stars

Founded under the auspices of the Parks Board in 1940, the not-for-profit organization has spent over 75 years bringing soaring works of song and dance to the crown jewel of the city of Vancouver; Stanley Park.

So much more than just a night at the theatre, Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) interweaves a kaleidoscope of elements – setting, scenery, concessions, and quality art – into a fun, encompassing experience that is much greater than the sum of its parts.

Nestled among awe-inspiring Douglas Firs, the company is uniquely suited to Vancouver and reflects some of the […]

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Crafted Vancouver

EXPERIENCE 25 DAYS OF EXCEPTIONALLY-MADE GOODS.

Crafted Vancouver showcases a thoughtful selection of the best in local, national and international craft. Through a wide array of self-guided events: demonstrations, exhibitions, film festival, craft talk series, craft bus tour, studio tours and dining and tasting events, we celebrate unique pieces in smaller quantities with greater meaning. Come discover fine craft throughout our city. Get inspired as you become part of the process. Collect thoughts and beautiful things.

Event Date: May 6th to May 30th, 2019

Event Website: http://craftedvancouver.com/

Event Location: Festival events take place at a variety […]

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Castlegar Sculpturewalk

Castlegar Sculpturewalk is a annual rotating exhibition showcasing over thirty outdoor sculptures, from national and international artists, in Castlegar’s downtown core. From May to October the public can vote on their favourite piece via ballot, and the winner of this People’s Choice Award is purchased by the City of Castlegar for the permanent collection. There are additional cash prizes for Artistic Merit, and all of the sculptures are available for sale or lease, a program that has proven popular with businesses and neighbouring municipalities.

Event Dates: April 30th to September 30th, 2019

Event Website: […]

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Children’s Arts Festival

The City of Richmond’s annual Family Day festival of creativity for kids features interactive workshops and activities led by professional artists. Children and their families are encouraged to spark their imagination through music, hands-on activities, literary and performing arts.

The Children’s Arts Festival takes place in the heart of City Centre at the Richmond Cultural Centre. Enjoy a vibrant, colourful atmosphere with interactive workshops, activities and events tailored for children ages 3 to 12.

Pre-register for one of dozens of Creativity Classes or drop in to take in staged performances and hands-on Imagination Stations.

Event Date: Monday, […]

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