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Free Outdoor Lunch Spots in Downtown New West

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

When the sun is shining, who wants to spend their days inside? You might not have a choice during the workday, but you can always take a break from the florescent lights and stale air by eating lunch outside. Grab some food to go, bring some friends, and enjoy the warmth and breeze with these five free spots in Downtown New West.

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Pride 2018 in Downtown New West

Thursday, August 9, 2018

If you’ve been wondering about the increase of rainbow flags and drag queens that have been taking over Vancouver, then you’ve noticed that Pride month is in full swing! If you missed the Vancouver Pride Parade, you’re in luck; Downtown New West is hosting a week long celebration, with different events every day.

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‘The Stranger Downtown’: Celebrating August’s Weirdest National Days in New West

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Here at the Downtown New West BIA, we love our National Days! They’re a fun way to observe & celebrate the community around us and what everyone has to offer. However, sometimes there are days so absolutely peculiar that even we’re forced to stop and do a double-take.

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CarnaWest: Brazilian Fest Is Here!

Monday, July 30, 2018

Your summer just got better! Hosted by CarnaWest and Brazilian Community Association of BC, the event is a free Brazilian music and food festival in the heart of Downtown New West.

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Getting Trucked Up for Columbia StrEAT: YOU GOT THIS

Friday, July 27, 2018

YES! The 6th Annual Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest is just around the corner! If you’re like us, you are dying to try out a bazillion dishes. Here are some quick tips to help you make the most of the awesome day in Metro Vancouver's newest culinary hotspot, Downtown New West!

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