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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LIVE

For the very first time, National Geographic Live is bringing their top photographers, scientists and filmmakers to audiences around the world to share their breathtaking photographs, videos and stories, and on October 10, 2018, they’re…

The last of the summer movie nights on The Square

Taking a look back at the last 9 weeks, we’re pretty proud to say that the Summer Movie Nights on the Square has been a great success. We sang and danced our way into the…

Granville Spotlight – Sneeki Tiki

We’re excited to welcome Sneeki Tiki as the newest addition to Granville Street. We chat with General Manager, Grant Sam on the bar’s concept and where the idea came from. First off, tell us a…

TANGIBLE INTERACTION

Our newest laneway project, Ackery’s Alley, was publicly launched last week. It includes an exciting and innovative installation from Tangible Interaction, which taps into some of the very basic levels of human instincts, to play…

THE CLEAN TEAM

The Clean Team is co-managed by Securiguard and the DVBIA. The team is on the streets of downtown Vancouver 7-days a week, upholding the DVBIA’s mission statement to keep the downtown area clean, safe, and…

ONE YEAR IN…

Last year in August, the DVBIA formed a new committee called the Policy Advisory Council (PAC). The role of the PAC was intended to help inform DVBIA policy decisions and make recommendations to the Board…

RETAIL BLOOD DRIVE

Canadian Blood Services is hosting a month-long blood drive throughout the month of August and they want your business to get involved! Below is more information from the Canadian Blood Services team on how you…

PLACES FOR PEOPLE

In the summer of 2017, the City of Vancouver’s Department of Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability launched Places for People Downtown, an engagement campaign on the future of downtown Vancouver’s public spaces over the next…

ON THE TABLE

The Vancouver Foundation is celebrating their 75th year, and as part of the cheer, they want to celebrate with the people who have been a part of their wonderful journey throughout the years. On September…

DVBIA IN THE NEWS

The Downtown Vancouver BIA is regularly featured in the news, advocating on behalf of our member businesses and showcasing initiatives that help bring our forward-thinking vision for downtown Vancouver to life. Here’s where we featured…

SUMMER MOVIE NIGHTS ON THE SQUARE

With six movies down we’re almost at the end of our Summer Movie Nights on the Square event! But fear not, we still have three fabulous movies to screen on these beautiful summer evenings. Below…

VANCOUVER QUEER FILM FESTIVAL 2018

Vancouver Queer Film Festival is back and the line-up is better than ever. The festival starts on Thursday, August 9, ending Sunday, August 19. The VQFF is the largest LGBT arts event in Western Canada with…