Over 60 different beers and food too? Yes, please! If beer is your beverage bring your palate on a search for the perfect pint Thursday, May 9, 2013 with the Rotary Club of Port Moody. With over 60 different beers being poured at the Port Moody City Hall Galleria I believe you’ll be able to… [Continue Reading]
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Hot Flash Havoc, PoCo’s 100th Birthday, La Diva Malbouffa, Imagine 2013, and More!
It’s time to Party! PoCo is 100 years old and that’s reason to celebrate tomorrow with a variety of free events that will be going on and a Black-Tie optional gala to wrap things up tomorrow night. Support SHARE this weekend at their annual fundraising gala or take the family to see the opera-singing, junk… [Continue Reading]
Bonjour everyone! Celebrate with our Francophone neighbours this weekend at Festival Du Bois. There are also special events this week celebrating Port Moody’s Centennial, a PST Seminar for business owners and a fundraising concert at Evergreen Cultural Centre. And if you bump into Leann Rimes, no, you’re not dreaming; she will be stopping by the Tri-Cities… [Continue Reading]
So much going on in the Tri-Cities this week, where do I start? Heritage Week brings us Heritage House Tours in Port Moody and a Tea Parlour event in Coquitlam. There are celebrities (can you say, Engelbert Humperdinck and Ryan Stiles?!), artists and musicians that will grace us with their comedy, creativity and melodic sounds…. [Continue Reading]
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Wearable Art Awards, A Taste of PoCo Spirit, Norman Foote and More!
Walking the runway this week: Scouts, fundraisers, homeless pets, a wine expert, singers, inspirational locals and oh yes, we can’t forget the real runway event that’s happening this week with wearable art that will be strutting down the runway at Port Moody’s Wearable Art Awards 2013. From the beautiful to the unusual, it’s an evening… [Continue Reading]
Have you heard of Crossroads Coffeehouse? It’s an event that happens twice a month where local musicians perform at The Gathering Place in Port Coquitlam in support of a wonderful, local organization called Crossroads Hospice Society. But before I tell you of what went down during my first visit to Crossroads Coffeehouse, I’d like to… [Continue Reading]
You’ve probably seen ‘Extreme Makeover’ TV shows that assist families in need with home renovations. But did you know that a Coquitlam group called ‘The HomeTeam’ has been doing it here in the Tri-Cities since 2007? The HomeTeam is a non-profit community outreach program of the Cornerstone Seventh Day Adventist Church consisting of 12 core… [Continue Reading]
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: French Mystery Mini-Fest, PechaKucha Night, Treefest, Safety Fair and More!
The Tri-Cities is filling us to the brim with events this week from golf and mystery films to fundraisers and open houses. Just take a look at some of this week’s highlights below. Don’t see anything that tickles your fancy? Fret not! There is more fun to be found this week including treating your ears… [Continue Reading]
What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: PdA’s Adult Open House, Food Bank Fill Up, 100 Years of Coquitlam Fire/Rescue and More!
This week is a “Do Good, Feel Good” week. Join the Coquitlam Crunch Challenge to help raise money for the Coquitlam Foundation and see how many times you can do the Coquitlam Crunch in a 12-hour period. Donate food to the Food Bank Fill Up where SHARE Food Bank will be trying to fill a… [Continue Reading]
As summer winds down, we’re starting to think ahead to September. With September, comes the annual Terry Fox run. For those of us who live in the Tri-Cities, it’s a chance to celebrate not only a great Canadian, but a true hometown hero. I remember the Marathon of Hope and the young guy running across… [Continue Reading]