Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

Covering food, drink, travel and marketing in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Hoteliers relish plans to reopen Canada-U.S. border

Hotel executives are pleased that B.C. so far has no requirement for them to confirm guests' vaccination status

Help celebrate Grouse Mountain grizzlies Grinder and Coola’s 20th bear-thday

There’s plenty for the whole family to look forward to including a grizzly bear-thday cake smash with Grinder and Coola

Steveston heritage sites open for summer

Britannia Shipyards, London Heritage Farm and the Steveston Museum are now open

Socially distanced Richmond Night Market to open July 23

Fewer food vendors and retailers mean visitors have more room for social distancing

U.S. extends non-essential-travel ban at Canadian border

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended its ban on non-essential visitors from Canada at its land borders until August 31.  The ban had been set to end on July 31, and there was...

Wash. state border towns await influx of Canadians in anticipation of looser travel rules

U.S. expected to reciprocate Ottawa’s plans to allow fully vaccinated Americans across border

Refreshed Numbers Cabaret set to invigorate Davie Village

Government restrictions hurt viability of high-end drink menus, nightclub owner says

Pandemic-era concerts will require ‘a little bit of patience’

Masked staff, ticket-scanning machines among changes that will greet returning patrons

Canada's borders to reopen to Americans August 9

Border to reopen to fully vaccinated Americans August 9, international travellers September 7