Stories – Page 2 – Gastown
Culture

October 29 2020

Welcome to Ghostown

If you think Halloween is cancelled this year, you don’t know Gastown. There is a dark history woven into the fabric of this neighbourhood and many spirits haunt its streets. Tread lightly, Gastown is not for the faint of heart.

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Gastowner

September 11 2020

I AM GASTOWN: KA-ON-LI

Head of the Gastown Clean Team, Ka-On-Li has been keeping the community looking good for over two years. Ka works hard in order to keep himself and the streets of Gastown clean. Originally from Hong Kong, Ka spent his youth as a gang member with very little schooling. With help from the community, Ka has …

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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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Gastown This Month

August 6 2020

Gastown in August

Gastown: Here to Stay Hey you! Remember us? You know, the neighbourhood that started it all? The vibrant, stylish, yet historic hood right down the street from you? Don’t worry, we haven’t forgot about you. Times may be changing, but Gastown continues to leverage its deep past to keep the neighbourhood moving forward. Here are …

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