If you’re anything like us, the hunger for unique and delicious food and beverage-centred events is as strong as ever. It’s a good thing Vancouver always delivers them in excess.
Here are Vancouver food events, in or around the city, to check out this week.
- All 305 Dine Out Vancouver 2019 restaurants revealed
- Look inside Livia before it opens next week (PHOTOS)
Wendy’s Canada is currently offering anyone who signs up for its app the chance to redeem a FREE Dave’s Single Cheeseburger. The American fast-food chain’s app is free of charge, and this deal is available until January 21, 2019 – so be sure to set yourself up for success and get this free meal before then.
When: Now through January 21
Where: Participating Wendy’s across Canada
Riley Park Farmers’ Market (Winter Edition)
Formerly known as the Nat Bailey Farmers’ Market, the market was renamed after being changed to a year-round event. Visitors will be able to find over 30 producers and a selection of food and coffee trucks. The market also has amenities such as bike racks, an ATM on-site, and at times, live music.
When: Saturdays from now to April 27 from 10 am to 2 pm
Where: Nat Bailey Stadium – 4601 Ontario Street, Vancouver
Disco Dumplings at Burdock & Co
This weekly series features a savoury dumpling menu, DJ Chris Allen spinning vinyl, and a flashy disco ball setting the mood. Plates are $10 and guests can choose from an assortment of decadent dumplings including nettle and ricotta with wild greens and pork and burdock with charred chili sauce.
When: Mondays at 8 pm (walk-ins only; reservations on Mondays will only be accepted until 6:30 pm)
Where: Burdock & Co – 2702 Main Street, Vancouver
Eight of Vancouver’s most innovative chefs are banding together in support of the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House to create a multi-course dinner.
When: January 14 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm
Where: Torafuku – 958 Main Street, Vancouver
Price:$150; buy online
Enjoy a four-course seafood menu to accompany some of the season’s best beers from Black Kettle Brewing, including an exclusive Fanny Bay Oyster Stout along with soul and blues music.
When: January 14 from 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Fanny Bay Oyster Bar & Shellfish Market – 762 Cambie Street, Vancouver
Price: $77; buy online
Enjoy this multi-course long table dinner focused on the wonderful wines of Latin America.
When: January 18 from 7 to 10:30 pm
Where: 7 East 7th Avenue, Vancouver
Price: $105; buy online
Dine Out Vancouver gives locals and visitors the opportunity to experience dinners at Vancouver restaurants, from fine dining to family-friendly and everything in between. As a delicious bonus, many participating restaurants offer special lunch menus as well.
When: January 18 through February 3, 2019
Where: Multiple locations
Price: Tickets vary
Enjoy a brunch and connect with other ladies at this monthly event in Vancouver. Each brunch has a speaker who will chat with guests about their personal and professional journey.
When: January 19 from 10 am to midnight
Where: per se Social Corner – 891 Homer Street, Vancouver
Price: $45–$55; buy online
This spot’s first ever Barre & Brunch class starts with 50 minutes of cardio and strength at CRAFT brought to you by Kitsilano’s Barre Belle. After the workout enjoy brunch and a beer.
When: January 20 from 10 am to 12:30 pm
Where: CRAFT Beer Market – 85 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver
Price: $30; buy online