Music

August 19 2020

Gastown Unplugged

Now that Patiotown is in full swing it’s time kick it up a notch. Gastown Unplugged is a new, free pop-up music series set in multiple locations throughout Gastown from now until October. The best part – it’s an initiative put on by our businesses to help support local artists. From jazz to slow jams …

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Events

December 19 2019

GNSSN December 20: Warner Bros. X Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre X Sweet Scarlet

    The Sponsor: Warner Brothers The Gastown BIA would like to thank the generous financial support given to our feature charity, The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre,  by Warner Brothers, facilitated by Mary-Elizabeth Michaels; Director, Community Engagement,Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. A word from our sponsor: “Our sponsorship, which has been paid directly to the Downtown Eastside …

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Culture

December 3 2019

New In The Neighbourhood: December 2019

  Gastown is forever changing; such is the nature of consistency. Reliable? Of course. A discovery? Always. Here’s a rundown of the current happenings in Gastown and what’s coming to the neighbourhood. Gastown Not-So-Silent Nights: Save The Dates   Thursday December 12 Friday December 13 Thursday December 19 Friday December 20 From 5-8pm each night. …

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Culture

November 5 2019

New In The Neighbourhood: November 2019

  Gastown is forever changing; such is the nature of consistency. Reliable? Of course. A discovery? Always. Here’s a rundown of the current happenings in Gastown and what’s coming to the neighbourhood. The summer was a blast with all the fun and unexpected happenings of our three #GastownThursdayNights. Now the holiday season dances on the …

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Events

October 22 2019

Haunted Happenings: Where to party in Gastown this Halloween

  As if Gastown isn’t awesome enough at Halloween with the suitably named Blood Alley, the weird and wonderful characters, and the monstrous amount of haunted old buildings, now there’s every reason to go a-haunting through the shadowed alleys of old Vancouver and to stay for the best parties in town. We have Lost Soul …

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Eat & Drink

October 8 2019

Now You Has Jazz! The 2nd Floor at Water Street Cafè

  A city can never have too many live music venues. They are the places artists must have at their disposal if there is to be any form of supported musical expression. Vancouver has lost some of its best venues over the past years, yet as they say: “when one door closes another one opens”, …

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Culture

September 3 2019

New In The Neighbourhood: September 2019

  Gastown is forever changing; such is the nature of consistency. Reliable? Of course. A discovery? Always. Here’s a rundown of the current happenings within Gastown. The Praguery finds a home in Gastown Now that Labour Day has come and gone, and the magic of summer seems to float away on a gentle puff of …

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Culture

July 31 2019

New In The Neighbourhood – August 2019

  Gastown is forever changing; such is the nature of consistency. Reliable? Of course. A discovery? Always. Here’s a rundown of the current happenings within Gastown. Thursday is the new Saturday with Gastown Thursday Nights  Next event is August 29, 5.30pm-9pm This month brings the third and final night in our new summer event series: …

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