Browsing the "Event" Category

Whistler Village Beer Festival 2014: Recap

Whistler Village Beer Festival is a 4 day event of tastings, workshops, awards, and cask showdowns. The main tasting festival event was on Saturday and was open to the public with over 200 types of beer and 62 breweries. The [...]

September 17, 2014 Brewery, Event, Whistler

Vancouver Food Cart Fest 2014: Last Day Today

Vancouver Food Cart Fest gathers about 20 of the top food carts in Vancouver. It happens every Sunday near the Olympic Village till August 31st. If you haven’t made it down there yet, it’s their last weekend! It runs from [...]

August 31, 2014 British Columbia, Event, Food Carts

EAT! Vancouver 2014: Food + Cooking Festival

EAT! Vancouver is a food and cooking festival held in BC Place on May 30th till June 1st, 2014. Adult admission is $15 and a lot of people wonder if it’s worth it. There are tons of exhibitors around, celebrity chefs [...]

May 31, 2014 Downtown, Event

2014 Vancouver International Wine Festival Recap

If you’re not a seasoned wine enthusiast, going to the Vancouver International Wine Festival can feel like an overwhelming thing. Thinking back, intimidated would be a good word to describe my experience in 2013. Eek! While the set up was [...]

March 14, 2014 British Columbia, Event

Mosaic Grille & Bar: Taiwanese Tasting Menu

Chef Thomas Heinrich is back at it again with more Chef Tasting Menus. This time, he focuses around Taiwanese cuisine after his recent adventures in Taiwan for Taste Taiwan Culinary Contest. His menu isn’t trying to imitate Taiwanese cuisine, but [...]

February 10, 2014 Downtown, Event, Four Beakers, WestCoast

Hot Chocolate Festival: Terra Breads

Terra breads is participating in the 4th Annual Hot Chocolate Festival put on by City Food Magazine. From January 18th till February 14th. The event is a fundraiser that supports the Downtown Eastside Women’s Job Training Centre program of PHS Community [...]

January 29, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Event, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Dine Out Vancouver: Street Food City III

Street Food City is back for the third time brings together a plethora of Vancouver Food truck in one convenient location. It’s been very successful in the past years and keep coming back. I remember my first time here in 2012 [...]

January 23, 2014 British Columbia, Dineout, Event, Filipino, Food Carts, lunch, Streetcart
Waves Latte

Waves: $2 Lattes for January

Waves $2 latte deal is back! Now I don’t need to have a Starbucks Treat receipt to wait for a coffee after 2pm. The deal is pretty good and its a medium sized latte. I always drink lattes, so as [...]

January 22, 2014 Cafe, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Event
Street Food Artistry

Street Food Artistry in Chicago

On August 11th, 2013, during our vacation in Chicago, we took a visit to Street Food Artistry – a one day event celebrating of Chicago’s hottest street food and art scene . It was located in Zhou B Art Center. Being a [...]

September 1, 2013 Chicago, Event, Food Carts, Streetcart
Joy of Feeding

Joy of Feeding 2013: 16 cooks. 16 different ethnic backgrounds.

The 3rd Annual Joy of Feeding was held at UBC Farm on Sunday June 30th. The event celebrates the creation of simple, home cooked meals from various heritages around the world. In Vancouver, we are blessed with so many diverse [...]

July 9, 2013 Event, Farm
Chinatown Night Market

Chinatown Night Market: Closest Night Market to Downtown

The Chinatown Night Market has changed a lot since I was a kid. With the emergence of the other Night Markets in town, the quality of the Chinatown Night Market isn’t as good as it used to be. Despite that, [...]

July 6, 2013 BBQ, Canadian, Chinatown, Chinese, Dessert, Event, Filipino, Food Carts, French, Streetcart
Eat Vancouver

EAT! Vancouver 2013: Food and Cooking Festival

Eat Vancouver is back for its’ 11th year. It’s a food and cooking festival that brings together food lovers in Vancouver with some amazing exhibitors. It’s held at BC Place on May 24th – 26th. Entrance is $14 (online ticket) and [...]

May 25, 2013 British Columbia, Event

Vancouver Christmas Market 2012: Mulled Wines, Brautwurst, and Schupfnoodle

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited to come have a tour of the Vancouver Christmas Market and write about my experience. No worries, I had KoreaGirl with me to keep it unbiased! The Vancouver Christmas Market is back again for December! [...]

December 2, 2012 Downtown, Event, German

Richmond Night Market 2012: Bakudanyaki, Le Tigre, Icy Bar + More

The Richmond Night Market is back! You may be confused why there are 2 night markets in Richmond, I am also confused but I heard there was a feud of some sort. After a four-year hiatus, Raymond Cheung, the founder [...]

June 15, 2012 Chinese, Event, Japanese, Korean, Richmond

Fusion Kitchen: Bringing Back The Authentic Cultural Experience

Earlier last month, I was invited to Fusion Kitchen‘s event – A Taste of Pakistan. Fusion Kitchen is a start-up social venture that helps recent immigrant women develop their transferable skill sets, work experience, and self-confidence through teaching cooking classes [...]

June 14, 2012 Event

EAT! Vancouver 2012: Rob Feenie, Bob Blumer, David Rocco, and Dale MacKay

EAT! Vancouver is an annual food and cooking festival. It has been going on for several years and always attracts a large crowd. There are tons of vendors promoting their products. Also, seminars and shows to attend! They also have [...]

June 3, 2012 Event

Indulge n Dance: Up and Coming Pastry Makers

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited as media to attend this event, but was not required to write about it. I decided to write about it to showcase the amazing bakers in Vancouver. Indulge n Dance is an after dinner event [...]

April 19, 2012 Event

Vancouver Christmas Market: Bratwurst, Baked Potato and Roasted Almonds

My coworkers and I decided to check out the Vancouver Christmas Market since it’s only $2 from 11am – 4pm on weekdays. It’s located on the Plaza of Queen Theatre. It usually cost $5 to get in and you get [...]

December 13, 2011 Event, Food for Thought