For the past couple of years, I’ve been fortunate to experience WE DAY. It’s a remarkably inspiring day that is for kids. Founded by Craig and Marc Kielburger of Free the Children, WE DAY was a vision of theirs to […]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. It’s been a big week for retail in Metro Vancouver and one of the biggest stories is the grand re-opening of Guildford Town Centre in Surrey. As an iconic shopping hub for generations, and the official Back-to-School destination of my entire childhood, Guildford has completed a new $280 million […]
We’ve looked at dbrand skins in the past. This Toronto-based company asserts themselves as “the boss of vinyl skins” and has come out with their newest material and supported device: Mahogany and the Nexus 7 (2013). dbrand has carved a niche in the saturated market for having “the most precise fit on Earth.” According to
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. Wines of Argentina will host Celebrate One Night In Argentina in Vancouver on Wednesday, September 25, 2013. The evening will have DJs, a graffiti artist and more than 25 wineries making it a lively festival of modern Argentine culture right here in town. What: Celebrate One Night In Argentina […]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The Indigo Girls have been touring the world for the last 25 years and they’re about to embark on a new Canadian Tour this fall. Amy Ray and Emily Saliers are a timeless folk rock duo that has released albums since 1987 both as a group and individually. Photo […]
The Official Wine sponsor of TIFF Festival 2013, Wolf Blass, knows a thing or two about celebrating and here’s your chance to get in on the fun! Win A VIP Package Courtesy of Wolf Blass: Two tickets to a TIFF Festival […]
Yet another contest coming up you here – this time we have the LTE-enabled Xperia SP. This little beast has similar design lines and features to other recent Sony Xperia smartphones, most notably is the the transparent ‘light bar’ that acts as a notifier. The Xperia SP runs Android OS 4.1.2, has a 4.6-inch 720p
Interested in scrapping paper this year and opting for technology? Yes? Well, we have a tablet for you to potentially win. The Bell Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 LTE has an 8-inch display (1280 × 800 resolution) – which could be perfect for watching Bell MobileTV as they just added more live TV streaming options and
Paramore may be Still Into You but we’ve never stopped loving Paramore! And guess what? It’s Free Ticket Friday and we have a pair of tickets to giveaway for Paramore’s THE SELF-TITLED TOUR at their shows in Vancouver and Toronto! And if by some cosmic reason you don’t win tickets, you can buy tickets for [...]
We’re back with the second of many Back-to-school giveaways and this time around we have a beauty for you! One of the best designed smartphones of all time – the HTC One! The One has an all-aluminum build and sports a 4.7-inch display (1920×1080 resolution), 1.7Ghz quad-core processor, 4MP “UltraPixel” camera that shoots 1080p videos
MUCH held a contest to send one lucky music fan to Montreal for all three days of this year’s Osheaga Music Festival. From checking out amazing bands like Vampire Weekend, Tegan and Sara and Mumford and Sons to sightseeing in Montreal, contest winner Brittany made the most of her time at the fest. Check out [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The annual Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk is coming up on Sunday, September 8, 2013 in 35 communities throughout BC. It’s lovingly referred to as the biggest doggy party of the year and it helps to raise much-needed funds which stay right in local communities. […]
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One of the most highly anticipated smartphones of the summer is Motorola’s Moto X. This Android is exclusively available in Canada via Rogers and packs in deep Google integration by giving you quick access to all the touchless controls by stating “OK, Google Now.” Rogers has already released the Moto X to a few lucky
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. Based in Vancouver, Turning Point Ensemble is a dynamic group of some of Canada’s most exceptional musicians. They are a large chamber ensemble dedicated to increasing the understanding and appreciation of music composed during the past hundred years, linking the music of earlier times to the music of today […]
You might have entered our contest with The Source to fly to Toronto to see Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson in concert, but were you watching Countdown when Liz announced a contest off her Twitter? You must have been watching because you’re here now! You’re at the right place to potentially win tickets to see [...]
MUCH and Advil held a contest to send one lucky viewer to Los Angeles to the set of Pretty Little Liars and Jessica won! Jessica and her fiance got to hang out in LA, tour the set and see some of Hollywood’s most famous attractions. Check out Jessica’s recap of her trip to LA and [...]
The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema is winding down the summer in style by screening eight audience favourite films for an encore presentation and we want to hook you up with ticket packages to check them out.
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© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The PNE returns for its 103rd year from August 17th until September 2nd with its full line-up of summer concerts, food vendors, exhibits, Superdogs, rides and attractions. Once again members of Vancity Credit Union will be able to receive a discounted admission for PNE Vancity Member Day on Thursday, […]
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© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The Museum of Anthropology (“MOA”) at UBC quickly became one of my favourite places in Metro Vancouver after school field trip visits when I was younger. The history and artwork, the in-depth look at Northwest Coast culture, and the various galleries make the MOA an enchanting place for a […]
Getaway is the gritty, heart-pounding action thriller from Warner Bros. Pictures and Dark Castle Entertainment starring Academy Award® nominee Ethan Hawke,Selena Gomez and Academy Award® winner Jon Voight under the direction of Courtney Solomon, who also produced the film. Former race car driver Brent Magna (Hawke) is pitted against the clock. Desperately trying to save [...]
Toronto’s stacked summer music festival schedule continues later this month with the 2013 edition of Riot Fest. After a successful event in the city last summer, Riot Fest will take over Fort York on August 24-25. Want to win tickets? We can help you w…
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. Motionball is hosting a daytime fundraising gala in support of Special Olympics Canada Foundation (“SOCF”) on Sunday, August 25th at The Keg in Yaletown. The Port and Starboard Brunch, presented by AIR MILES, will be a swanky Hamptons-style event with a “chic nautical” dress code, delicious canapes and chilled […]
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It’s that time of year again, back to school and the first item on every smart students mind is a new phone. The Huawei Ascend Y300 is a smartphone at a smart price. It’s a perfect starter phone for anyone. The device […]
The fifth and final ALL CAPS! festival on Toronto Island is going down this weekend at Artscape Gibraltar Point. Wavelength has once again put together a line-up filled with great bands including Hooded Fang, The Blow, Rich Aucoin, CATL and a whole lot…
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. Selah Sue, a Belgian musician and songwriter, will be playing VENUE in Vancouver on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Her debut album Selah Sue was released in Europe in 2011 and it gardnered her a European Border Breakers Award that year. The following year she won another EBBA for People’s […]
Don’t have long weekend plans yet? Let us help you with that. The Grove Music Festival is coming to Fort York Garrison Common this Saturday and, thanks to Canadian Club Mixed & Ready, we have two tickets plus a meet and greet with Phoenix to give away to one lucky winner.
Ever wanted to win a brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 LTE tablet? Now is your chance! We’ve got one straight from the paws of the latest critter, and it comes to you courtesy of TELUS’ new Easy Tablet payment plan. TELUS has launched a new way to pay off your tablet device, much like [...]
MTV has just announced that Lady Gaga is set to make her highly anticipated comeback at the 2013 MTV VMAs. Mother Monster will hit the stage at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn on August 25 at 9E/6P to perform the first single off her upcoming fourth studio album ARTPOP. Wanna be there? MTV and LG [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The Women in Aviation Sea to Sky Chapter — which promotes the passion and potential of Women in Aviation through advocacy, education and advancement — is presenting The Spirit of Leadership: A High Tea Adventure along with the Aviation Leadership Foundation. This speaker series is a part of the [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The Harmony Arts Festival, presented by Odlum Brown Limited, will once again celebrate arts, culture, food, and music in West Vancouver this summer. Running from August 2nd until August 11th, 2013. Photo courtesy of Harmony Arts on Flickr Families will love Artsy Kids Outdoor Studio, Spirit of the West [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. With success in theatre, film, television and most definitely as Grammy Award-winning musician, Harry Connick Jr will be taking to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre stage this August in Vancouver. Courtesy of Live Nation His love of music and performing dates back to his childhood in New Orleans, where he [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The world’s largest offshore fireworks competition will draw thousands to English Bay’s shoreline at the end of this month as the Honda Celebration of Light returns for another season. While you could join tens of thousands of spectators on the beach, Cactus Club Cafe is offering a one-of-a-kind dining [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. British Columbia, in all its splendour, is such a thrill to explore. There’s not much that can make me appreciate this province more than a mossy forest walk through towering Douglas Firs or a paddle around a cove, rolling over waves and water so clear I can spot the [...]
CraveTO, the street food, craft beer and music festival that debuted in Toronto back in May is back with their second edition. Taking place on August 17th, CraveTwO is switching venues (Honest Ed’s Alley instead of Evergreen Brick Works) and splitting …
The Beyonce Mrs. Carter World Tour touches down at the ACC in Toronto this Sunday July 21st and we have partnered with Pepsi Canada to offer one lucky winner a LIVE FOR NOW experience – two floor seats to the show and a congratulatory note from Beyonce…
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. This summer an exciting Bollywood Wedding is coming to town and everyone is invited! This interactive outdoor theatre experience is presented by South Asian Arts in partnership with the PNE from July 17th until July 28th at the Italian Gardens at Hastings Park. Bollywood Wedding cast members. Photo courtesy [...]
© 2004-2013 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The dog days of summer are here and as temperatures peak, pet parents are finding new ways to keep their pups cool. Trips to the off-leash beach, portable water bowls, splashing around with a sprinkler in the backyard, and looking cool with Doggles. I had no idea that sunglasses [...]