Prospect Point Cafe In Stanley Park

Stanley Park Classic Gets A Makeover One rainy Vancouver day not so long ago, we headed into Stanley Park to check out the renovations and menu updates at the Prospect Point Cafe. I had actually never eaten at the cafe, having assumed that it was one of those touristy trap type restaurants, and apparently I…

What’s Good This Week – December 1 Edition

What to do Around Vancouver This Week It’s now December and I can’t believe how fast the year has zipped by! I’m already sick of the weather, so I’m heading to sunnier skies on Sunday and off to Palm Springs. In the meantime I’ve got a few things to do before I go including Vancouver…

Where to Picnic in Vancouver

It’s the season of picnicking! We’ve got the details on where to picnic in Vancouver We love grabbing a baguette, some cheese and pate or perhaps some leftover BBQ chicken and heading out to eat outdoors. Our summer sunshine is limited, so when the sun is out we celebrate while we can. I teamed up…

Celebrate! Stanley Park: August 24-25 festival to highlight park’s 125th anniversary

Today the City of Vancouver and the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation announced plans to celebrate Stanley Park’s 125th anniversary. Local First Nations and other celebration partners were also present as residents and visitors were invited to a major festival in August featuring free family entertainment, performing and visual arts, interactive sports, heritage experiences…

Foodie Fridays on News 1130

Tune in at 11:05 on News 1130 every Friday for Foodie Fridays July 15 foodie friday Restaurant of the week – Teahouse in Stanley Park With summer (supposedly) in full swing, there are many reasons to head into Vancouver’s biggest park for your summer entertainment. Check out the Stanley Park website for the full scoop….

Parks Canada Turns 100

Parks Canada’s 100th birthday party transforms downtown Vancouver into a portal to Canada’s protected places Celebrations include artist K’naan and Olympic Gold Medalist Maelle Ricker On Parks Day, July 16th, Parks Canada will be celebrating its 100th birthday with a major event at Brockton Point in Stanley Park, including a free evening concert with rap…

Teahouse Unveils Stunning Edible Garden

Why give a boring bouquet of flowers when you can eat them for breakfast, lunch or dinner? It’s time to step outside the flower box because Teahouse in Stanley Park has announced a new and prospering edible garden. Already in full bloom, locals can dine among various edible ornamentals, vegetables, herbs, fruit trees and berries…

KLAHOWYA TO THE FISH HOUSE THIS SUMMER

Much like the ubiquitous ‘ciao’ of Italian, ‘klahowya’ means ‘welcome,’ ‘how are you?’ or ‘good-bye’ in the Chinook Jargon* of the Pacific Northwest. This summer, The Fish House in Stanley Park will welcome its guests with a special three-course aboriginal-inspired Klahowya Menu in honour of the new Klahowya First Nations Village in Stanley Park. Priced…