HONDA CELEBRATION OF LIGHT FIREWORKS July 29th, August 2nd & 5th

HONDA CELEBRATION OF LIGHT FIREWORKS – JULY 29 / AUG 2 / AUG 5 2017 #celeboflight The Honda Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition held every summer in Vancouver since 1990. Three companies representing their country perform a 25 minute fireworks display set to accompanying music. This competition is cited as being the longest-running…

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Late night Movies in Stanley Park with the EVO SUMMER CINEMA.

EVO SUMMER CINEMA IN STANLEY PARK every Tuesdays – JULY 4th – AUGUST 22nd in STANLEY PARK On these balmy summer evenings why not take a nice evening stroll down to Stanley Park, you can peruse the Seawall, take a nice wee stroll around Lost Lagoon and then finish up with a free late night…

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Swimming in Vancouver – The best outdoor Pools and Beaches near to the Sunset

When the BC bank Holiday known as Victoria Day passes in May we know for sure that this is where Summer begins in earnest and that marks the beginning of the activities for the late Spring and Summer season. The Patios at many restaurants and bars are open for the patrons, Farmers Markets pop up…

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Swimming Pools and Beaches that you must visit!

Summer officially began on June 21st up here in the Northern Hemisphere – so its a good time to tell you about the excellent beaches and swimming pools you can enjoy! SUNSET BEACH Our namesake Beach is just a short 5 minute walk down the hill from the hotel. At Sunset Beach you get to…

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Exploring Stanley Park. Part 2. Family Activities

In the second part of our ‘Exploring Stanley Park’ series we shall be explaining about the very best of family orientated activities you can do and the very best places to dine in with the family around the park. VANCOUVER AQUARIUM One of the more popular destinations within Stanley Park, the aquarium has something to…

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Beaches and outdoor Swimming Pools.

The city of Vancouver is surrounded by many gorgeous beaches for you to enjoy, as the season starts to heat up we want to share with you the very best of Vancouver Beaches, swimming pools (Indoor and Out) and other aquatic related centers for all the family to enjoy. VANCOUVER BEACHES Downtown Vancouver/Stanley Park SUNSET…

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Open Air cinema and other summer film events

The festivals have really knocked our socks off in the area, what with the culmination of the fantastically colourful Pride Parade and the grand finale of the Celebration of lights fireworks display, the West End really showed us all what a Vancouver Summer festival is all about, and what about that weather! Absolutely perfect sunshine…

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Get your running boots on…..its the Summer Fest 10k @ Stanley Park

This Saturday on July 21st is the return of the annual Summerfest 10k race. The race is for anyone who wants to walk jog or run, and is also a great opportunity to check out the beautiful Sea Wall and the ever green and gorgeous Stanley Park… The race begins at Second Beach at 8am,(Near…

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Isn't life a beach!!!!

It seemed like it would never come, but we can safely say now that since July came around summer seems to truly have arrived!!! We have literally just had only a handful of grey skies, and after the deluge and cold that was our June, we feel that many of us were losing hope and…

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Cherry Blossoms are Blooming!!!!

Video of Vancouver Crows coming home to roost Spring season has arrived, and like clockwork it is very visible throughout Vancouver. One of the most telling signs that the Spring is here is by noticing the Cherry Blossom trees awakening all around the city, and what a beautiful site these trees are. Vancouver is blessed…

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