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Inherent Vice Starring Joaquin Phoenix

Inherent Vice Starring Joaquin Phoenix

January 8, 2015  - Last night it was the exclusive Warner Brothers premiere of Inherent Vice in Vancouver. It was a fun hippy-trippy ride with excellent acting. Look to Joaquin Phoenix to get an Oscar nod here. Josh Brolin was also excellent coming close to stealing several scenes (pancakes!).

If you liked The Big Lebowski, you'll like this.

It's a little slow in places, a little long, and a little convoluted (I still can't quite figure out Owen Wilson's character) - ...more

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Deighton Cup 2014 at Hastings Park Vancouver

Deighton Cup 2014 at Hastings Park Vancouver

July 27, 2014  - It has to be one of the most colourful and fashionable events in Vancouver. Add in the bow ties, fanciful hats, champagne VIP lounge, luxury cars and horse racing and it's easy to see why it's also one of the hottest parties of the summer. The Deighton Cup, produced by the good folks at The Social Concierge, was held last weekend at Hastings Park. Local celebs and socialites were easy to find as they placed their bets from luxury sky ...more

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Vancouver Pride Opening Reception TD Bank Group

Vancouver Pride Opening Reception TD Bank Group

July 23, 2014  - Time for this town to get a little crazy. Vancouver Pride is upon us and the parties have already started. First up is the TD Bank Group's opening reception party. Hosted for the fourth year by the amazing folks at the TD team, and headed up Mauro Manzi, senior vice president of TD – Pacific Region, it was time to kick up your heels and hoist a glass at the Junction Pub last night where guests were treated to food, ...more

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Canada’s Bartender of the Year 2014 in Vancouver

Canada’s Bartender of the Year 2014 in Vancouver

July 13, 2014  - What does it take to become Canada's Bartender of the Year? Well, you must know your spirits and mixes for starters. A knowledge of basic ingredients also helps. Then there's the whole science of muddling things. And, if you want to impress, you must have a flair for the dramatic too. Last week ten of the best from across the country came together to compete in Canada's most prestigious contest in a two day, two city event that dazzled the ...more

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Vancouver BMW Store i8 Electric Car Launch Party

Vancouver BMW Store i8 Electric Car Launch Party

June 24, 2014  - It's an electric car star already, and it just hit the road. So what better way to welcome a celebrity vehicle than with an all-out, over the top, glamorous garage party. The BMW Store in Vancouver pulled out all the stops to turn their vehicle warehouse into a nightclub/ultra-lounge to welcome the new BMW i8 onto the scene. Guests were treated to food and libations as well as fun and frisky live entertainment and music - all in honour of ...more

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Real Housewives of Vancouver Season Two Premiere Party

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February 6, 2013  - Vancouver's real housewives are back - for season two! This night, the glam girls gathered at the Loden Hotel in ...more

Red Robinson, Canucks Willie Mitchell, Hotel Georgia and Formula One Race Cars in Vancouver

A Look Back At - August 29, 2011

Red Robinson, Canucks Willie Mitchell, Hotel Georgia and Formula One Race Cars in Vancouver

August 29, 2011  - As we say goodbye to August, it's time for a quick look back at some events that helped make the month memorable. First, North Vancouver's Regency Auto Group / Regency Infiniti held the F1 Vancouver Reign event. Featuring the Red Bull F1 show car, and a selection of other rare Nissan / Infiniti built vehicles, the night included music and munchies all in support of Canuck Place Children's Hospice. Next, a Vancouver icon reopened its doors with a splashy ...more

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