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Goodbye Graffiti

The DVBIA has partnered with Goodbye Graffiti in an effort to to implement an Ever-Clean maintenance program which is a tried-and-true graffiti abatement strategy. Goodbye Graffiti’s ZERO-TOLERANCE approach is proven in deterring graffiti vandalism. Through…

GRANVILLE SPOTLIGHT – SPIN SOCIETY

Dominik Desbois is the CEO and Founder of Spin Society. He talks to the DVBIA about how a random idea turned into one of the most celebrated spin+ clubs in Vancouver. First off, tell us…

My Green Space

In a continuing effort to be more sustainable in all that we do, last February the DVBIA partnered with My Green Space, offering a limited supply of garden kits and 1-hour workshops on how to…

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…

PUBLIC DISCO HITS ACKERY’S ALLEY!

Join our friends, Public Disco, in the newly transformed Ackery’s Alley this Saturday for their last street party of the summer! Public Disco is a series of open-air dance parties in reimagined urban spaces. They activate public spaces,…

SEASONAL DECORATIVE LIGHTING

If you or your business are thinking about having decorative lights in time for the Holiday Season, the Electrical office has been working on streamlining the process for temporary decorative lighting, and as such, a…

VANCOUVER HALLOWEEN PARADE AND EXPO

Bring family and friends to the 5th Annual Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo which comes downtown from October 5 – October 7. It’s a three day festival of arts, performances, cosplay, films, comics, anime, games and…

THE WRAP PROJECT

The DVBIA teamed up with the City of Vancouver to seek artists  that could create designs to be printed on vinyl wraps for up to 30 utility boxes in Vancouver. The reason for this project…

DVBIA APPRECIATION AWARDS

It’s that time of the year again! The Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (DVBIA) is seeking nominations for our annual Downtown Appreciations Awards. The Downtown Appreciation Awards acknowledge individuals and organizations that are making or…

TEMPORARY MODULAR HOUSING

Construction has now begun on the new temporary modular housing site at 688 Cambie Street. This comes after the DVBIA expressed support for temporary modular housing in the downtown core. The demand for more housing and…

THE PERCH SUMMER SEASON IS ALMOST OVER!

The Perch season is coming to an end for summer 2018, with the official end of our activations happening on September 28, 2018. However, we have a few fun events up our sleeve until then……

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…