October Mrkt Haul: the New Way to Support Local Business Virtually

Mrkt Haul is a new way to support local businesses in Vancouver. It is a one-stop online platform that different local businesses can showcase their products, and customers can place orders online for pickup. Mrkt Haul features different businesses each month, and there would be a week for customers to shop. Then they can schedule for pick up in the following week.

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Canucks Marketplace: Turning Rogers Arena into an all-in-one food stop

Canucks Marketplace has officially launched a few days ago, and it collaborates with numerous local restaurants in Vancouver to offer meal kits, signature dishes, and farm fresh provisions for guests to enjoy at home. Orders can be placed online, and it is available through pickup, drive-thru, or contactless delivery for people in Vancouver and North Shore.

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Magkasama 2020: a Modern Filipino Virtual Market

Last year, Vancouver had its first ever Filipino market, Magkasama. Magkasama means ‘together’ in Tagalog, and it is a free festival that spotlights Filipino culture, including food, handcrafted goods, and music. And it was one of the best markets I’ve attended. Though COVID-19 happened, nothing can stop them from hosting this year’s Magkasama. Instead, it becomes a virtual Filipino market, which you can purchase your favourite products and discover new ones online.

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A Recap on PICA Kitchen Party from Vancouver International Wine Festival

In addition to the Grand Tasting, I have also attended two other events hosted by the Vancouver International Wine Festival, and one of them the PICA Kitchen Party, my favourite event of all. It was held at the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts (PICA) at Granville Island. It features international wines, paired with small bites prepared by top Vancouver chefs from various restaurants.

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All you need to know at 2020 Vancouver Wine Festival, Tasting Room

I am slowly recovering from all the wine that I consumed from few weeks ago at the 2020 Vancouver Wine Festival. Despite I am not a wine drinker, I enjoyed my time, and I think this year’s wine festival was a huge success. It was my first time going, and I didn’t know what to expect until I was there. Many of you also message me and asked if the Vancouver Wine Festival is worth every buck. So here I am to answer all your questions.

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