10 Things To Do Before Summer Ends

August 4, 2011


1.
Ride the Eastside Mural Project: hop on your 10-speed, pack some vegan pakora in the rat-trap, and fire up Google Maps for a self-guided tour of four oversized, community-based artworks. Eastsidemurals.com

 

2. Watch a movie under the stars

 

3. Feast on an exotic gelato (Thai coconut milk, Tahiti vanilla, saffron and rosewater with pistachio) from Bella Gelateria

 

4. Take out some tacos (cash only!) from the new La Taqueria on Cambie at Broadway and picnic at the nearby City Hall park (see how Gregor's garden grows)

 

5. Recruit a gang and rent scooters

 

6. Attend one of Araxi's Longtable Dinners at North Arm Farms

 

7. Feast on fresh, hot, buttery corn on cob and a Potato Tornado at the Richmond Night Market

 

8. See last Whitecaps game at Empire Stadium before they move indoors

 

9. Rock out to Hall and Oates at the PNE

 

10. Rent a Granville Island Ferry (captain included, $75/hour, advance reservations required) for a private sunset cruise. 604-684-7781. Granvilleislandferries.bc.ca

Get the Newsletter

Own your city with Vancouver’s thrice-weekly scoop on the latest restaurant news, must-shop hotspots and can’t miss events. Rest assured your email is safe with us.