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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

Filed under: Cars, Luxury Items, Parties
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River Rock Resort Celebrates 10 Years in Vancouver

River Rock Resort Celebrates 10 Years in Vancouver

June 23, 2014  - It's a month long party out in Richmond as the River Rock Casino Resort holds their Diamond Celebration and 10 year anniversary party. A special VIP evening was held last week as dignitaries, politicians and invited guests were treated to a glamorous evening at the conference centre. The birthday theme included gourmet food and extra special party items like hot dogs, cotton candy and a full ice cream sundae station. There was also a special tribute to the many artists ...more

Filed under: Food and Wine, Galas, Hotels, Luxury Items, Parties
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January 9, 2012  - Jody Claman and her daughter Mia are two of West Vancouver's most notable socialites who are well-known for their culinary ...more

Grammy 2013 Awards – Wardrobe Fashion Rules and Who Broke Them

A Look Back At - February 10, 2013

Grammy 2013 Awards – Wardrobe Fashion Rules and Who Broke Them

February 10, 2013  - It's true. CBS actually sent out an email to Grammy attendees warning them to cover up, and in some cases, shut up. The letter, which outlines exactly what is and isn't acceptable at this year's 2013 awards show, warns against everything from bare bums and boobs to swear words, foreign swear words and political causes. The reasons behind it all is no doubt due to numerous "wardrobe malfunctions" and slippery nipple effects that seem to have drawn the ire of network executives ...more

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