The 2016 Polar Bear Swim in Vancouver is happening again on New Year’s Day with thousands of brave swimmers running into English Bay to kick off the 2016 year with a splash. Are you brave enough to take the plunge? Whether you’re participating or just want to be a part of the paparazzi, the 2016 Polar…

If the short, rainy, dark days are starting to get to you (not counting yesterday’s freakishly awesome sunny day), you’ll be happy to know that the shortest day of the year is coming up next week. Monday, December 21 is celebrated as Winter Solstice, and it means that it’s all downhill to summer! (Right?!?) The…

Now that there’s actually snow to snowshoe on this year, we get a chance to dust off our snowshoes (or rent a pair from MEC) and head to the hills! But, if you’re not keen on spending money to walk around on snow, check out the list below of a few areas with free snowshoeing…

The craft fairs keep coming! We’ve got another great weekend ahead of us that hopefully won’t be wasted at a mall. Whether you’re into ballet, burlesque, getting really drunk and dressing up like santa, or watching classic Christmas movies, there’s something for everyone in this edition of 10 top things to do this weekend. Check out…

The Vogue Theatre is once again offering you the chance to check out some Christmas classics in their comfortable theatre setting. For three nights next week, you are invited to watch your favourite holiday classics for FREE. All you need to bring is a non-perishable food item for the Vancouver Food Bank, and you’re good to…

It’s a Christmas miracle! The much-anticipated Vancouver cat cafe (known as Catfe) has just announced that they will be officially opening for business on Monday, December 14, exactly one week from now! Their business license has been secured and they will be serving their first customers at their 88 West Pender Street location (the second…