June 9 2021
Now that Patiotown is in full swing, we’re getting ready to kick it up a notch. The free pop-up music series set in multiple locations throughout Gastown, is making a comeback starting Thursday, June 17th. Gastown Unplugged is an initiative put on by our businesses to help support local artists. From jazz to slow jams …Read More
June 8 2021
When Stefanie and Richard moved EC Rare Books into their new space on Cambie Street, they made a captivating discovery. The very space they now occupied was originally owned by a family of bookbinders. This little bit of fate was an inspiring welcome to Richard, a third-generation bookbinder himself. Two framed photos of the original family and business now hang in the shop as a relic of Gastown’s History.Read More
April 22 2021
A couple of doors down from its old hunting grounds in the new and improved Nettles Tale. From inclusive swimwear to locally acquired home decor Nettles Tale has settled in beautifully. We reach out to owner Julia, who gave us her perspective of being a store owner in Gastown.Read More
April 7 2021
With a passion for history and theatre, Will Woods shares his deep knowledge with every curious Gastowner on his engaging walking tours.