It may be the AM, but it’s never too early to think about dinner, right?
Michelin just surprise-dropped six more Vancouver restaurants to its recommendations list, which we (along with the rest of this city’s foodies) will be eating our way through for the foreseeable future.
And what a delicious future it will be.
Why urban density is actually good for us
Despite popular discourse, denser living can actually be good for us and our communities, writes project manager Helen Lui in our latest commentary piece on Vancouver’s tumultuous housing situation.
Chinatown events challenge gentrification
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Fairview turns the tables on the white gaze
“This play, as far as theatrical experiences go, is the ultimate moving target, Trojan horse of a play,” says co-director Kwaku Okyere. “The moment you think you know what it is, it transforms into something else.”
A pop star we actually deserve, Olivia Rodrigo announces Vancouver show for GUTS
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The Vancouver International Flemenco Fest starts next week!
The 2023 Festival (Sept 18 to 30) features live performances, with both ticketed and FREE events, and promises to deliver exceptional and dynamic programs celebrating our local, national and international connections and performers. One of this year’s highlights is the co-presentation of Spain’s COMPAÑÍA ROCÍO MOLINA for a 4-day run.
Michelin recommends six more Vancouver restaurants ahead of official 2023 Guide
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Tickets are on sale NOW for the design event of the year!
The Interior Design Show presented by Miele opens its doors on Sept 21 with a stellar lineup of designers and design experiences waiting for you. Use code IDSVAN2023 for a 10% discount. See design icons such as Lynda Reeves on the Caesarstone stage. Shop the show at the District where you can buy directly from the makers. Join the IDS Party, with exciting installations and great music!
THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND
Maestro Taust will launch the 105th season of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra with the work of Anna Thorvaldsdottir. [$26+]
Dress in your best ’70s threads to attend (and potentially win the costume contest at) this ‘70s-themed art show and vintage sale. [Free]
This free poetry event will include bubbles, candy, unicorns, and, of course, poetry. [Free]
Head over to Richmond’s LuLu Island Winery for their last pet carnival of the summer with contests, live music, a pony experience, and more. [Free]
The Very Best One-Stop Pop-Up Shop for Busy Size 7ish Frugalistas! Over 5,000 Unique Pairs. Many from Europe. There will be tall leather boots, lots of leather booties, shoes and more (including waterproof footwear)... all at 80% off regular store prices. [Free]*
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What a good-looking crew 😎
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