Thoroughbred: A Day at the Races returns after 2 successful years.

On Saturday, August 6th, 2011 this premium event will be held for the 3rd time at The Marquee, Hastings Park. Doors open at noon and the first race (post time) is at 1:40pm. Tickets and more information are available at www.attheraces.ca Thoroughbred: A Day at the Races caters to the urban professional who knows dressing…

The Refinery’s Cocktail Kitchen Series Season Two

After just a mere 4 weeks off, the Refinery’s Cocktail Kitchen Series is back. Season Two offers up new spirit and menu pairings, a completely new roster of bartenders from all over the lower Mainland, and better monthly and series prizes than ever before. Brief synopsis on the program: $35 gets each guests 3 cocktails…

Cocktail Kitchen Series: September Schedule & Participants

As one one of the most innovative cocktail programs in Canada, The Refinery is proud to start the third segment of a six month interactive and educational competition called “The Cocktail Kitchen Series”. Launched on July 8th 2010, “The Cocktail Kitchen Series” aims to promote niche craft cocktail development, through the expertise of Vancouver’s best…

National Rum Day at the Refinery

Calling all Vancouver rum lovers…August 16th is National Rum Day! Did you know that more rum is sold in Vancouver during these warm summer months than any other time of year? And did you also know that rum was originally called the Kill Devil and used to clean hair and keep it healthy in the…

National Rum Day at The Refinery

August 16 · 5:00pm – 10:00pm The Refinery, 1115 Granville St, Vancouver, BC Calling all Vancouver rum lovers…August 16th is National Rum Day! Did you know that more rum is sold in Vancouver during these warm summer months than any other time of year? And did you also know that rum was originally called the…

Refinery Cocktail Kitchen Series Part 2

As one one of the most innovative cocktail programs in Canada, The Refinery is proud to start the second segment of a six month interactive and educational competition called “The Cocktail Kitchen Series”. Launched on July 8th 2010, “The Cocktail Kitchen Series” aims to promote niche craft cocktail development, through the expertise of Vancouver’s best…

The Cocktail Kitchen Series

As one of the most innovative cocktail programs in Canada, The Refinery is proud to launch a six month interactive and educational competition called “The Cocktail Kitchen Series”. Due to launch on July 8th 2010, “The Cocktail Kitchen Series” aims to promote niche craft cocktail development, through the expertise of Vancouver’s best veteran and up…

Bourbon Whiskey Dinner

The second installment in the Refinery’s whiskey seminar series is a definitive look at Bourbon Whiskey. As it has claimed many people’s hearts in the past, let us indulge your palates on Tuesday February 2, 2010. What better host than one of Vancouver’s most respected “bourbon” personalities, Maker’s Mark Brand Ambassador, Mr. Ron Oliver. Along…

The Refinery Grand Opening

Tuesday July 21….Granville Street Refined With construction on the Granville Strip coming to an end, The REFINERY Market.Style.Eatery is celebrating its Grand Opening on Tuesday, July 21. The event will treat guests to a live charcuterie station featuring freshly sliced local meats and artisan cheeses, kitchen specialties from Chef Michael Carter, and a sampling of…

Lauren Mote new GM at The Refinery

Peter Raptis, Managing Partner THE REFINERY and SIP resto-lounge, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lauren Mote to the position of General Manager, The Refinery. A certified sommelier and beverage consultant; award-winning mixologist; chef, writer and service industry pro, Lauren brings her knowledge of all things edible from the kitchen, bar and dining room…