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VICE Saturdays

Saturday, Nov 29th, 2014
5:00pm

Lamplighter
92 Water Street

The Lamplighter presents VICE Saturdays playing Hip-Hop, Electro & Club Hits all night with resident DJs Antonia Jane & guests.

Live Piano Nights

Saturday, Nov 29th, 2014
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Jules Bistro
216 Abbott Street

Add a bit of Parisian romance to your evenings with French bistro fare and classical tunes. Jules Bistro is introducing live piano nights with Kurt Von Hahn every Thursday and Sunday from 7-9pm. Kurt will be taking special requests as well as some jazz-focused music.

The Unusual Suspects with DJ Steel

Saturday, Nov 29th, 2014
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

Vancouver’s hottest cover band, The Unusual Suspects, rock out the best top 40 hits of classic to current charts. The Unusual Suspects command the audience with heart-pumpin’, floor stompin, crowd surfin’ delight. Come check out The Unusual Suspects along side a Top 40 DJ Saturday night starting at 8pm.

Foraged Evergreen Wreaths Workshop

Sunday, Nov 30th, 2014
12:00pm

Olla Urban Flower Project
235 Cambie Street

Come work with foraged grape vine and mixed evergreens, locally grown berries, cones and high grade ribbon to create a beautiful, unique-to-you wreath for your holiday decor. You'll spend time in our beautiful heritage loft learning wreath making techniques with the freshest, most sustainably harvested materials.

Cost- $70 includes all materials + light snacks and tea. 

Register Here.

Pourhouse Sunday Jazz

Sunday, Nov 30th, 2014
7:00pm - 11:59pm

Pourhouse
162 Water Street

What’s an evening without music? It’s the perfect compliment to good food and drink. Which is why every Sunday at 7 pm, Pourhouse hosts the rotating sounds of Russell Sholberg, Gord Whyte, or Paul Dohrty, and the popular singer, crooner, and guitar player Curtis Parry. The Dire Wolves play now and again, filling up the restaurant with fans and their bluegrass tunes. They even play the washboard!

Read more about Pourhouse here

The Do-Rites

Sunday, Nov 30th, 2014
7:00pm

Revel Room

Vancouver rockabilly legends: Kelly Haigh on vocals, Joanie Kepler on upright bass, Steve Taylor on drums, Jimmy Roy on lap steel, guitar, vocals – and special guest players.

Steve Kozak Blues Trio

Tuesday, Dec 2nd, 2014
7:00pm

Revel Room

The 2013 Maples Blues Award Winner takes the stage at Revel Room, playing nothing but the good old blues. The trio features Steve Kozak on vocals & guitar, Roger Brant on bass, and Chris Nordquist on drums.


Live Music Night

Tuesday, Dec 2nd, 2014
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Eat, drink, and be merry. Every Tuesday and Thursday at the Irish Heather, enjoy live Irish music. Let the sounds of violin, guitar, and pipes bring you cheer as you drink down your cold ones.

The Revellers

Wednesday, Dec 3rd, 2014
7:00pm

Revel Room

Live rockabilly, texas swing, jump blues with Jimmy Roy on vocals & lap steel, Joanie Kepler on upright bass, James "Hollywood" Badger on drums, Dave Patterson on harmonica & vocals, and Dennis Brock on lead vocals.

Mike Van Eyes Boogie Woogie Piano and Vocals

Thursday, Dec 4th, 2014
7:00pm

Revel Room

Mike Van Eyes has been a staple of the Vancouver music scene for decades, playing regular gigs at the Yale, Railway Club, Regent, and Fan Club.  His infectious energy is a draw for music lovers of all ages and his rock and roll style will get you tappin your fingers and toes and singing along in no time.

Live Piano Nights

Thursday, Dec 4th, 2014
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Jules Bistro
216 Abbott Street

Add a bit of Parisian romance to your evenings with French bistro fare and classical tunes. Jules Bistro is introducing live piano nights with Kurt Von Hahn every Thursday and Sunday from 7-9pm. Kurt will be taking special requests as well as some jazz-focused music

Live Music Night

Thursday, Dec 4th, 2014
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Eat, drink, and be merry. Every Tuesday and Thursday at the Irish Heather, enjoy live Irish music. Let the sounds of violin, guitar, and pipes bring you cheer as you drink down your cold ones.

The Sheets with DJ Lickity Split

Thursday, Dec 4th, 2014
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

The Sheets are a 3-piece acoustic style cover band from Vancouver. Boasting a repertoire of over 70 songs and counting, the versatile, high energy trio are bound to bust out a bunch of your favorites. Come check out The Sheets and DJ TrevSunday night starting at 9pm. Also, catch DJ “Lickity Split” playing current rock, & Top 40 Dance tracks, starting from 8PM.

FKYA Fridays

Friday, Dec 5th, 2014
5:00pm

Lamplighter
92 Water Street

The Lamplighter presents FKYA Fridays playing Hip-Hop, Electro & Club hits with FKYA DJs.

The Unusual Suspects with DJ Steel

Friday, Dec 5th, 2014
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

Vancouver’s hottest cover band, The Unusual Suspects, rock out the best top 40 hits of classic to current charts. The Unusual Suspects command the audience with heart-pumpin’, floor stompin, crowd surfin’ delight. Come check out The Unusual Suspects along side a Top 40 DJ Saturday night starting at 8pm.

Art Show Fundraiser

Sunday, Dec 7th, 2014
3:00pm - 9:00pm

Liquid Amber Tattoo
62 Powell St.

Liquid Amber is hosting their 2nd annual art show fundraiser featuring paintings, sculptures, photography and prints by seven local artists, along with a silent auction with goods and services donated by Gastown businesses. This year, all proceeds from the auction will be donated to North Shore Rescue, a volunteer based mountain search and rescue team in Vancouver.

Indoor Living Wreaths

Sunday, Dec 7th, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Olla Urban Flower Project
235 Cambie Street

Create a long lasting, versatile wreath to use as a centre piece or to hang inside your home. Using locally harvested carpet moss, succulents and air plants we will make low maintenance, beautiful holiday wreaths.  Each participant will walk away with an 8" wreath + candle.

Cost - $115 includes all materials (8" wreath wring, candle, succulents, airplants) + light snacks and tea.

Register Here.

Holiday Wreath Workshop

Sunday, Dec 14th, 2014
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Old Faithful Shop
320 WEst Cordova

Kick off the holiday season by joining Old Faithful for their Holiday Wreath Workshop. Hosted by florist Nicola Adam, the workshop provides you with the tools, materials and knowledge to create your very own one-of-a-kind succulent wreath for your homestead. With hot apple cider brewing and a fresh batch of baked goods for you to nibble on we’re sure there will be plenty of good cheer to go around.

Space is limited. Visit here for more information.

A Dining Journey

Monday, Jan 5th, 2015 - Saturday, Mar 21st, 2015
5:30pm

Secret Location
1 Water St.

Take a journey with Secret Location as they travel through Spain, Italy, France, Asia, Persia, and South America. With ten beautifully prepared courses, your senses will be swept away with the inspiration of these mesmerizing destinations, delving into an experience that you won’t easily forget.

From the evening of January 5th to March 21st, Secret Location will be exclusively serving a 10 course dining experience for $95, including complimentary drinks. Be sure to make your reservations now, as space is limited.

Spain | January 5-17
Italy | January 19-31
France | February 2-14
Asia | February 16-28
Persia | March 2-14
South America | March 16-21

$95 with complimentary drinks
Dinner service begins 5:30pm
For reservations call 604-685-0090

Classic Terrarium Workshop

Tuesday, Jan 6th, 2015
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Olla Urban Flower Project
235 Cambie Street

Classic terrariums: glass, stone, charcoal, moss, soil, and leafy ferns. This pairing of 'ingredients' has existed for over a century yet can, in the right glass, have a modernist aesthetic. Come learn how to build and care for a low maintenance terrarium using locally grown ferns and other leafy tropicals- designed exactly how you like. Each participant will work within a thick, high grade glass bowl and will have the pick of the Lower Mainland-grown tropical plants

Cost - $85 includes glass bowl, all materials + light snacks and tea.

Register Here.

Succulent Planter Workshop

Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Olla Urban Flower Project
235 Cambie Street

Learn how to construct and maintain a beautiful succulent planting. Whether you gift it or keep it for yourself, these plantings are a beautiful way to frame plants. Each planting will include several locally grown 4" succulent plants of your choosing in a ceramic planter (black or white available) + finishing stone and a maintenance tag.

Cost - $85 includes all basic materials + light snacks and coffee/tea.

Register Here.

Fairtrade Rose Bouquet Making Workshop

Wednesday, Feb 11th, 2015
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Olla Urban Flower Project
235 Cambie Street

Seeking a romantic DIY gesture this year for the one you fancy? Come design the ultimate Valentine's bouquet using a dozen Fairtrade certified roses, locally grown flowers, and urban foliage and sticks. You'll walk away with a big, beautiful bouquet + the know how to continue to make your own botanical creations at home. Each participant will also have there bouquet photographed in the beautiful light of heritage loft and emailed to them that day. (Bouquets can be stored in our fridge and collected on Valentine's day).

Cost - $130 includes all materials + light snacks and tea.

Register Here.