What to do this weekend in Kits

Scene from Vancouver-shot  movie Deadpool. Image credit: Cineplex.com

Scene from Vancouver-shot movie Deadpool. Image credit: Cineplex.com

Besides strolling through our lovely blooming neighbourhood, umbrella in hand, reusable coffee mug in the other, we’ve got a few ideas for what to do this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Here’s what’s on this weekend in Kitsilano.

What to do this weekend in Kits

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3 open houses in Kits this week

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Looking for real estate in Kitsilano? If you live, work, or play in Kits neighbourhood and want to put down roots, here’s a peek at real estate that has an open house this week. We’ve included three listings from the condos and houses on the market now.

Not sure what you can afford? Use this mortgage calculator, then sit back and enjoy the Kitsilano  real estate porn. Read more…

4 great Southeast Asian restaurants in Kits

Maenam's Banana Blossom Salad. Image credit: Maenam.ca

Maenam’s Banana Blossom Salad. Image credit: Maenam.ca

It’s raining. It’s pouring. And this weather is getting so old and so boring. Time for a sunny holiday? Yeah right, we wish. What we can offer however, is some tropical tasty food options to brighten your day, right here in Kitsilano. Here’s our list of four great Southeast Asian restaurants in the neighbourhood.

4 Great Southeast Asian Restaurants in Kits

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Kitsilano Public Library is live streaming ‘TED2016: Dream’ through Feb. 19

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There’s an exciting opportunity in the heart of Kitsilano this week. Vancouver Public Library is live streaming Ted 2016: Dream for FREE from February 15 to 19. You can catch it at the Kitsilano branch of VPL.

TED2016: Dream is a week-long conference about ideas, happening February 15-19, 2016, in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Onstage, more than 70 speakers will dare us to dream — to “make no small plans.” Everyone is invited to come, listen and be inspired.

Kitsilano Public Library, 2425 MacDonald Street, 604-665-3976, vpl.ca

Planning a family holiday? Here’s the best baby travel gear

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Family travel in Marseille, France. Image: Taraneh Jerven

Planning a spring or summer family holiday? The most adventurous family travelers started practicing when their child was a baby. For all you Kits parents, we know traveling with a baby seems daunting, but it can be easy if you have the right baby travel gear. Read more…

3 open houses in Kits this week

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Looking for real estate in Kitsilano? If you live, work or play in Kits neighbourhood and want to put down roots, here’s a peek at real estate that has an open house this week. We’ve included three listings from the condos and houses on the market now.

Not sure what you can afford? Use this mortgage calculator, then sit back and enjoy the Kitsilano  real estate porn. Read more…

3 creative date night in Kitsilano ideas

Live music at the Blue Martini Jazz Cafe. Image credit: Bluemartinijazzcafe.com

Live music at the Blue Martini Jazz Cafe. Image credit: Bluemartinijazzcafe.com

Ah, it’s Valentine’s Day this Sunday, February 14th. Don’t have any plans made yet? We’ve got three date ideas in Kitsilano for you. And hey, they can all be enjoyed solo, too. Read more…

Shop your hood: 35 romantic Valentine’s Day gifts from West 4th

Screen Shot 2016-02-11 at 8.00.50 AMReady to spoil your loved ones? The shops West 4th Ave are full of love (and local). From a romantic Miles Davis jazz album to a pink striped picnic blanket, here are 35 ways to show someone you care, all available in Kits. Read more…