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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Vancouver Pride Weekend Parade & Festival July 31st – August 1st & 2nd

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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Fresh off the Cruise ship – Welcome to Davie Village and the West End.

The Cruise-ship season is now in full swing in Vancouver which means the city has a large influx of tourists coming and going from Canada Place. If you happen to be travelling to the city from a cruise we will like to tell about the local area that the Sunset Inn and Suites is situated…

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2014 Pride Festival and Parade returns to Davie Village and Fireworks!

It is that time of year once again when over the next couple of weeks our own Davie Village becomes the main focus for the festivities in Vancouver, its our time of the Summer season where the West End comes alive with the fantastic and colourful Pride Parade, Street party and Fireworks display – ending…

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Celebration of Light Fireworks and Shorefest at Sunset Beach

The Sunset Inn hotel and the West End is getting ready for the return of the annual Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks display. The first of 3 displays begins on Saturday July 26th with two more following on Wednesday July 30th and Saturday August 2nd which is also Pride Weekend in the district, this spectacular…

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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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Whale and Dolphin watching season has begun in spectacular style!

It has been quite the week for us along the coastal BC waters as we have been treated to some rare Dolphin and Whale pods migrating through the Georgia Strait. The Whales are not too elusive as they general favour these waters for migrating, but catching a sight of Dolphin pods is actually a rare…

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Davie Village, Pride celebrations and other LGBT related events

The time has come for the West End to come alive with the spectacular fireworks display and Vancouver to host its annual Gay Pride Parade and festival. This is truly the time when Summer is in full swing in Vancouver and the West End district is the place to be, there are no shortage of…

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Honda – Celebration of Light 2013 Important Information.

By far one of the biggest events of the Summer calender is the Celebration of light Fireworks. We will like to give you some helpful tips and advice for the 3 days on the days that the Fireworks will be occurring as there will be road closures. We will also give you some pointers on…

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