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Things to Do in Vancouver – October 2023

September 25, 2023
We’ve left summer behind and we’re ready to lean in heavily to fuzzy sweaters, crunchy leaves, chunky novels, and everything pumpkin-spiced. Luckily for us, Vancouver is full of fall-appropriate activities,…

Insider Itinerary – Autumn Adventure

September 18, 2023
Leaves turning red, orange, and yellow signal that fall is about to be in full swing and summer is over for another year. But this doesn’t mean Vancouverites or visitors…

Upcoming Event: Vancouver International Film Festival, September 28 – October 8

September 7, 2023
The Vancouver International Film Festival returns for its 42nd edition September 28 through October 8, its first fully in-cinema festival since 2019. We love that, as always, events aren’t all…

Top Five Spots to Cycle

August 31, 2023
There’s no better way to experience the charming neighbourhoods and breathtaking views of Vancouver than by bike. Fortunately, the city has gone to great lengths to ensure cycling through town…

Things to Do in Vancouver – September 2023

August 28, 2023
Once we pass Labour Day, it might feel like summer is behind us, but it’s not officially over until the sun sets on September 22. And indeed, early September often…

Top 5 Ice Cream Spots in Vancouver

August 19, 2023
Nothing pairs with a hot summer day quite like a freshly-scooped ice cream – especially for those with a sweet tooth. Vancouver’s ice cream scene has undergone a renaissance in…

Insider Itinerary: Aquatic Adventures

August 9, 2023
Flanked by water on three sides, downtown Vancouver is spilling over with ways to get visitors to experience adventure on the high seas. Stick close to shore, or motor further…

Upcoming Event: RBC GranFondo Whistler – September 9, 2023

August 7, 2023
North America’s largest party-on-wheels rolls into town on September 9 and the city is pumped! Italian for ‘Big Ride’, the RBC GranFondo Whistler has been named the biggest and best…

Things to Do in Vancouver – August 2023

July 31, 2023
August is the peak of summer in Vancouver, and you better believe that we’re going to be outside the whole month just soaking it in! There are so many festivals,…

Top Five Happy Hours in Vancouver

July 24, 2023
“Happy Hour” in Vancouver is not just an opportunity to score bargain beverages — it’s also a great time to visit a local restaurant and try some discounted dishes, from…

Upcoming Event: The PNE Fair, August 19 – September 4

July 17, 2023
It’s a Vancouver summer tradition: over the last two weeks of summer vacation, the Pacific National Exhibition fairgrounds come to life for the annual PNE Fair! Filled with rides, games,…

Upcoming Event: Vancouver Pride – July 28 – August 6, 2023

June 29, 2023
It’s the most colourful time of the year! The city’s biggest and most diverse celebration, Vancouver Pride, hits the West End and surrounding areas of the city starting July 28…

Upcoming Event: Celebration of Light – July 22, 26 & 29, 2023

June 29, 2023
One of Vancouver’s most iconic summer events begins with a (literal) bang on July 22. The Honda Celebration of Light is a can’t-miss fireworks competition that lights up the skies…

Things to Do in Vancouver – July 2023

June 26, 2023
July in Vancouver is when we risk sounding like your parents and say, “go outside and play!” And how you interpret “play” is up to you: from playing an instrument…

Upcoming Event: Canada Day in Vancouver, July 1

June 5, 2023
As the unofficial kick-off to summer, Canada Day (July 1) is a fantastic opportunity to get out there and enjoy our city’s offerings, be entertained, eat superb food, and learn…

Top Five Patios in Vancouver

May 31, 2023
As soon as the sun’s out (even a little bit), it’s officially time to hit a patio in Vancouver. Luckily, there are plenty of sunny spaces within strolling distance of…

Things to Do in Vancouver – June 2023

May 24, 2023
The weather is heating up, and so is Vancouver’s summer festival scene! Grab the sunglasses and sunscreen, and get ready as the city strolls into the lazy days of summer.…

Insider Itinerary: Culinarily Curious Weekend

May 17, 2023
There are endless culinary pursuits on offer around Vancouver; we could easily fill up every day of the year directing you to all sorts of deliciousness. Plenty of tasty excursions…

Upcoming Event: Vancouver Craft Beer & Music Festival – July 8

May 11, 2023
What was once Vancouver Craft Beer Week is now Vancouver Craft Beer & Music Festival, a one-day event that brings together the some of the region’s best breweries for unlimited…

Your Stay at The Burrard

May 9, 2023
Welcome to The Burrard, the perfect downtown Vancouver base for you to explore the city from. Whether you’re in Vancouver for a well-deserved break or here for business, visiting our…

Top Five: Dog-Friendly Activities in Vancouver

May 8, 2023
Sure, we all need a little getaway right now, but maybe your pup could also benefit from a change of scenery. Or perhaps you just don’t have the option of…