Monday, 28 January 2013 15:47
In Gastown's growing hub of rare and stunning goods for men, FortKnight boutique has carved itself its own groove, curating a selection of goods for every type of gentleman. From fountains pens and watches to cocktail supplies and guitars, it's a celebration of craft and beautiful tools for everyday living.
Sunday, 27 January 2013 15:49
You have two things to look forward to next time you step into Pourhouse -- a slew of new dishes to taste, backed by the creative powers of Chef de Cuisine Simon Belisle, who has recently teamed up with Pourhouse Executive Chef J-C Poirier.
Friday, 25 January 2013 15:55
Secret Location has some amazing little gifts for this upcoming Valentine's Day. Get yourself in the mood for the holiday by stopping by with a friend or a loved one to sip a super luxe cup of hot chocolate, designed by Secret Location's in-house Pastry Chef Kira Diamond -- on now until February 3rd.
Sunday, 20 January 2013 12:32
Last year was a good year. The Spring and Fall Shop Hops were bigger and better than ever, the Gastown Grandprix came back (thanks to GlobalRelay), and we saw many new faces come to the neighbourhood. We look back on a few of our favorite moments from 2012!
Thursday, 17 January 2013 13:25
On Tuesday January 22nd, join The Irish Heather for an extra special edition of the long-loved Long Table Series, the Three Distillery supper! The evening is hosted by Master of Malts Iain McCallum of Morrison Bowemore. Experience a fantastic tasting of single malts from Bowmore, Glen Garioch and Auchentoshan Distilleries, paired perfectly with dishes crafted by Executive Chef Paul Haldane (check out our interview with him here).
Monday, 14 January 2013 10:00
Ukee's daily hangout is at Drive Design on Water Street in Gastown. Owner, Mike Jette and Senior Designer, Selina Yee have worked together since the company launched in 1996, a multifaceted design company that specializes in identity and branding.
Sunday, 13 January 2013 12:09
Vancouver's 11th annual dining festival is back this year from January 18th until February 3rd. This year's fest will be longer than ever before, with more events going on that will incorporate theatre, shopping, and street food. Prix Fixe Menus at many of Vancouver's critically acclaimed restaurants will be between $18, $28, and $38.
So what's in it for Gastown you ask? So much. Several restaurants in our neighbourhood are involved; the trick is to reserve now and get your spot!
Saturday, 12 January 2013 13:22
We are happy to announce that David's Tea is coming to Gastown. The tea specialists will be moving into the beautiful heritage space at Cambie and Water. Enjoy a steaming cup of yummy tea kiddie corner to the Steam Clock, coming up this Spring.
More details soon!
Friday, 04 January 2013 12:33
Things to check out this month -- good things for you and your better self this year!
Thursday, 27 December 2012 08:00
Bring out all your glitter and shine, and really glow this New Year's Eve. Check have some sparkly inspirations from around Gastown.
Sunday, 23 December 2012 12:00
Jackie Halliburton, the owner and designer behind Angel Paint at 2 Powell (at Maple Tree Square), has been creating wearable art for over 20 years.
Tuesday, 18 December 2012 14:43
We stopped to chat with Stace Forand, the talented man behind the new Water Street Tattoo. With influences ranging far into Eastern tattoo traditions, Water Street offers a unique visual approach, balancing the traditional with the contemporary.
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