Online Coffee Class with Jack Grant from Koffie

On February 4th, the DVBIA hosted its first-ever virtual coffee class with Jack Grant from Koffie.

REEF: Re-Imagining the Parking Lot

REEF’s vision is to completely transform what neighbourhoods, residents, and businesses in downtown Vancouver can expect from conventional parking real estate.

Local App Finds Suitable Downtown Restaurants for Food Restrictions

Honeycomb, a local app start-up is helping those with dietary restrictions explore new restaurants.


We had the opportunity to speak to Jeff Martin of Dipt Kicks for this month’s “People of Downtown.”

A Downtown Van-lentine’s Day Round-Up

We curated a list of some downtown Vancouver businesses offering special something’s this Valentine’s Day.

Staying in Business During COVID-19: A Free* Tech Tool to Help Tackle Visitor Health Declarations

Clear360 can help you stay open, safely, and in compliance with the rapidly evolving public health measures for businesses and establishments.

DVBIA Hosts First-Ever Virtual Mayoral Q&A

On Wednesday, January 27, we hosted a virtual event with Mayor Kennedy Stewart.

DoorDash Launches Grant Program to Support Vancouver Restaurants

In total, 85 grants of $3000 each will be awarded to Vancouver restaurants.

Realtime Occupancy Monitors Help Your Business or Workplace Maintain Safe Physical Distancing

Managing occupancy during a pandemic can be a challenge. Here is where technology comes in.

Fleurs De Villes Noël: 2020

It was a successful second year of downtown’s December floral trail.

We’re Seeking Nominations for our Annual Downtown Appreciations Awards

It’s that time of year again! We’re looking for nominees for our annual Downtown Appreciation Awards.

Member Spotlight: Cook Culture

This month we’re highlighting downtown’s, Cook Culture as our Member Spotlight.