December 21 2015
THIS WEEK IN GASTOWN
Written by Gastown Admin
Get Your Nog On
We’re into the home stretch and based on traffic this morning, everyone is taking an early holiday break. So, it’s time to get your nog on in Gastown. Head to Guilt & Co for the To Zion, featuring house made Chestnut Vanilla Syrup. Across the street, you’ll find the SlaughterNog at L’Abattoir. It’s got a whack of ingredients including Lemon Hart Demerera Rum and Yellow Chartreuse. Fancy. Not to be outdone, The Flying Pig has a traditional offering, Pourhouse mixes in some Jamaican rum and taco lovers will get a tequila kick out of bartender Julia Diakow’s, Nog’ofino at well, you know.
Experience A Very Purple Christmas @ Guilt & Co.
Tonight, Monday December 21st at 9:30 p.m.,Vancity’s funkiest will be coming out to celebrate The Purple One, including: Chin Injeti, The Lifetimes, Tonye Aganaba, Omar Khan, David Morin, Parker Bossley,Claire Mortifee, Dawn Pemberton, Aaron & Sean Ross of the Boom Booms, Buckman Coe, Kyprios, Benedict Marshall & more!
On the ones and twos will also be DJ Flipout, with DJ P-luv from Slow Jam Sundays.
See Life Musik @ Alexander Gastown
Boxing day at Alexander Gastown, Syre should act as perfect escape from all the Christmas music you’ve been saturated by. With both popular house music remixes and original comps, Syre does this whole groovy R&B – EDM hybrid thing. Just the right amount of energy to help you blow off and unwind from the Holidays.
Guests include Momantix, Thomas Workshop + Weekly Resident WMNSTUDIES.
This Saturday, December 26, 2015. It’s a 19+ show; advanced tickets are $10, doors at 10:00 p.m.
Do A Good Thing For Syrian Refugees
Thursday, December 24th is the last day to donate your new or gently worn shoes into Fluevog Gastown for 15% off a new Fluevog purchase. Donated shoes will be going to the resettled Syrian refugees.
Have a Holly, Jolly December 25th!
Happy Holidays, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Kwanzaa, Merry Christmas, Joyeux Noël, Feliz Navidad, Froehliche Weihnachten, Mele Kalikimaka, Bada Din Mubarak Ho, Buone Feste Natalizie, Kurisumasu Omedeto, Sheng Dan Kuai Le, Sung Tan Chuk Ha, Srozhdestovm Kristovim and May The Force Be With You!
Heck yes we’re doing sweet Boxing Stuff down here in Gastown! Check back here on December 24th for a full list of stores opening up that day.
FOR A FULL LISTING OF GASTOWN EVENTS CHECK OUT OUR CALENDAR HERE.