PLAYLAND returns at the PNE August 20th to September 5th 2016

Playland at the PNE returns to wow thrill seekers who love their extreme fairground rides and also for concert goers who love to see some old and famous faces from the past and of course some local Canadian talent. Rides to enjoy if you are daring enough! Playland is host to an amazing array of…

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Flyover Canada featuring The Sounds of Summer during August.

Fly Over Canada has been an amazing success since it opened on June 29th, 2013 where it officially opened its flagship North American attraction in Vancouver. We are happy to announce that Every Sunday throughout August you will be treated to some amazing music from a select group of extremely talented buskers who will be…

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Jim Deva Plaza in the heart of Davie Village is now open!

The time has come for the transformation of the intersection of Bute and Davie street to be officially unveiled as the new Jim Deva Plaza in the heart of Davie village in time for the Pride weekend. This designated area has been designed to be the very first Pavement to plaza area in Vancouver and…

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DAVIE VILLAGE & SUNSET BEACH PRIDE CELEBRATIONS

Are you ready for a ball? Vancouver is ready for some fun on the streets of the Westend and Davie village which is the designated Gay district of Vancouver. At the very end of July and beginning of August we welcome the annual Gay Pride Festival and Parade. Find out here what to expect over…

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HONDA Celebration of Light Fireworks at English Bay #celeboflight

HONDA CELEBRATION OF LIGHT FIREWORKS – JULY 23rd, July 27th & July 30th #celeboflight The Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer in Vancouver, Canada since 1990. Three companies representing their country perform a 25 minute fireworks display set to accompanying music. This competition is cited as being the…

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Whale Watching tours in Vancouver

WHALE WATCHING SEASON Although the Whales start to become visible in the coastal waters of BC around the beginning of March the official Whale Watching Season for guided tours runs from April to the end of October. There are various Tour operators that you can use to spend a day out at sea to catch…

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Harbour Air Vancouver city tours and excursions

The Spring Weather is kicking in bang on time and we are now entering the tourist season of 2016 in Vancouver. If you are visiting for a few days and would like to see quite a lot of the city and its surrounding areas you may want to consider using Harbour Air Seaplane tours for…

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City Tours and Bike rentals in Vancouver

One of the regular questions we receive at the hotel is “What is the best way to get around Vancouver?” here are some of the best options for you to see the city with the least amount of effort while being informative and as fun. Using the vehicle may not be the best option within…

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BIG BUS HOP ON & HOP OFF CITY TOURS WITH WESTCOAST SIGHTEEING TOURS

BIG BUS HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR VIDEO April 15th is the beginning of the Spring schedule for the Big Bus hop on hop off city tour. April is typically when all the major tours will now be up and running, we will like to introduce to you the Big Bus and Westcoast sightseeing tours…

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