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The 44th Chinese New Year Parade takes place on Sunday, January 29th. This signature event of Vancouver’s Chinatown will feature lion dances, cultural dance troupes, marching bands, martial arts performances and much more.
The 44th Chinese New Year Parade takes place on Sunday, January 29th. This signature event of Vancouver's Chinatown will feature lion dances, cultural dance troupes, marching bands, martial arts performances and much more. Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade When: Sunday, January 29th, 2017 11:00am Admission: Open to public, free admission Where: The 1.3-km long route starts at the Millennium Gate on Pender St (between Shanghai Alley and Taylor St)...
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Hosted by Brian Cook, Shake, Shake, Shake is back by popular demand on January 27th! This evening of entertainment features amazing local musical talent, including Emily Chambers, I M U R, Jesse Roper and Dutch Robinson benefitting Parkinson Society BC.
Hosted by Brian Cook, Shake, Shake, Shake is back by popular demand on January 27th! This evening of entertainment features amazing local musical talent, including Emily Chambers, I M U R, Jesse Roper and Dutch Robinson benefitting Parkinson Society BC. Shake, Shake, Shake Where: The Imperial (319 Main St, Vancouver) When: Friday, January 27, 2017 at 7:30pm Tickets: Available online now for $25 GA, $125 VIP online until January 26th. Tickets will...
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The 6th annual Street Food City returns to the Dine Out Vancouver Festival from January 23rd to 29th. Presented by Tourism Vancouver, Street Food Vancouver Society, and the Downtown Vancouver BIA, the food truck pod, the most informal event of Canada’s largest festival of food and drink, will be grouped along Howe Street, between Georgia and Smithe Streets.
The 6th annual Street Food City returns to the Dine Out Vancouver Festival from January 23rd to 29th. Presented by Tourism Vancouver, Street Food Vancouver Society, and the Downtown Vancouver BIA, the food truck pod, the most informal event of Canada's largest festival of food and drink, will be grouped along Howe Street, between Georgia and Smithe Streets. Street Food City Dates: January 23 to 29, 2017 Hours: 11:00am to 3:00pm Monday-Friday; 11:...
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A lifeguard stationed at Lost Lagoon has contributed this month's Stanley Park Ecology Society guest post. It's a MUST read:
This post has been contributed by Katherine Town, Vancouver lifeguard stationed at Lost Lagoon, on behalf of the Stanley Park Ecology Society ('SPES'). As a member of SPES for the last six years, I wanted to offer the team an opportunity to share their news, events, and work so I created the 'SPES Series' where they contribute and share stories with my audience once a month. Is It Safe to Skate on Lost Lagoon? By Katherine Town, Vancouver lifegua...
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Bring your family to Larwill Park in Downtown Vancouver this weekend to celebrate hockey in our community with Rogers Hometown Hockey. Canada’s largest touring hockey festival will have live music, games, hockey stars and a viewing party.
Bring your family to Larwill Park in Downtown Vancouver this weekend to celebrate hockey in our community with Rogers Hometown Hockey. Canada's largest touring hockey festival will have live music, games, hockey stars and a viewing party. Rogers Hometown Hockey When: January 14 & 15, 2017 12:00pm to 5:30pm Where: Larwill Park in Vancouver (Bounded by Cambie, Dunsmuir, Beatty, Georgia) Admission: Free! Pick up a virtual autograph inside the Rogers...
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This morning Major League Soccer (“MLS”) revealed the 2017 schedule for its 22 teams, which includes the lineup of matches for Vancouver Whitecaps FC.
This morning Major League Soccer ('MLS') revealed the 2017 schedule for its 22 teams, which includes the lineup of matches for Vancouver Whitecaps FC. I've highlighted a few matches against our Canadian and Cascadian rivals, and the reigning MLS champions, that are bound to have an electric atmosphere and great competition: Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2017 MLS Schedule Saturday, March 18, 2017 Vancouver hosts Toronto Friday, April 14, 2017 Vancouver h...
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Do you know someone who has faced seemingly insurmountable odds yet come through with courage, strength and a drive to help? Maybe this is you? Nominations are now open for the Coast Mental Health Courage to Come Back Awards presented by Silver Wheaton, a program that celebrates extraordinary people who have overcome significant challenges in their lives, and emerged with a passion to give back.
Do you know someone who has faced seemingly insurmountable odds yet come through with courage, strength and a drive to help? Maybe this is you? Nominations are now open for the Coast Mental Health Courage to Come Back Awards presented by Silver Wheaton, a program that celebrates extraordinary people who have overcome significant challenges in their lives, and emerged with a passion to give back. Nominate Today There are six different categories; ...
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The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival returns this year, from January 19th to February 14th, with dozens of restaurants and cafes serving up deliciously decadent creations for a cause. Over 25 participants will serve up over 60 flavours!
The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival returns this year, from January 19th to February 14th, with dozens of restaurants and cafes serving up deliciously decadent creations for a cause. Over 25 participants will serve up over 60 flavours!
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Thanks to everyone who shared their images with the the Miss604 Flickr Group and #Photos604 on Instagram this week.
It's been a cold like we haven't seen for two decades in Vancouver but that didn't stop anyone from getting out to experience the quintessential 'Canadian Winter' we seldom get to enjoy in these parts. Snowshoeing, skiing, ice skating on frozen ponds, sunset snaps on the shores of an ice-filled river. Thanks to everyone who shared their images with the the Miss604 Flickr Group and #Photos604 on Instagram this week. Vancouver Photos of the Week A ...
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The 7th Annual Vancouver Canadians Hot Stove Luncheon Presented By Scotiabank is set for Friday, January 20th in support of the Vancouver Canadians Baseball Foundation.
The 7th Annual Vancouver Canadians Hot Stove Luncheon Presented By Scotiabank is set for Friday, January 20th in support of the Vancouver Canadians Baseball Foundation. Vancouver Canadians Hot Stove Luncheon When: Friday, January 20th, 2017 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm Where: Hotel Vancouver (900 West Georgia St) Tickets: Individual and group tickets can be purchased by calling 604.872.5232 or at the Nat Bailey Stadium Box Office. Special guests includ...
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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend: Friday, January 13, 2017; Saturday, January 14, 2017; Sunday, January 15 2017 activities and events in Metro Vancouver
Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend: Friday, January 13, 2017; Saturday, January 14, 2017; Sunday, January 15 2017 activities and events in Metro Vancouver
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Innovation Festival: Vancouver will offer exciting exhibitions, events and activities for youth and families.
What do the Walkie-Talkie, IMAX, the egg carton, instant mashed potatoes and the sport of hockey all have in common? They were all Canadian inventions! You can celebrate Canada’s innovative past, present and future for our country’s 150th anniversary when the Innovation150 National Tour launches at Science World next week. Innovation150 Kick Off at Science World The cross-country Innovation150 tour will celebrate Canadian ingenuity and inspire th...
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Blogger, published author, columnist, Vancouverite, traveler
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Rebecca built her first website, a band fan page, in 1997 and she has been blogging about life in BC since 2004 on Miss604.com. She was named one of BC's Top 100 Women of Influence by the Vancouver Sun and in 2014 Notable named Miss604 the Best Blog in Western Canada. Between 2008-2016 she's won 18 local blog awards in Vancouver and in 2016, she won Variety International's media award for her work with Variety - The Children's Charity. Over the last 12 years she has written over 7,000 posts about events, organizations, fun things to do, travel and local history. She's currently a member of Variety BC's Board of Directors.

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Vancouver, BC
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Surrey, BC - Cambridge, MA
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WordPress Theme Developer, Blogger, Published Author
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  • miss604.com
    Owner, Editor-in-Chief, 2004 - present
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    Co-Founder, WordPress Theme Developer, 2008 - present
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