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    IF YOU HAD A MILLION DOLLARS

    If you were given $1M to spend on improving, changing or enhancing our downtown, how would you spend it? Find out how  other Vancouverites would spend the money as part of the Re-Imagine Downtown initiative.

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    IS YOUR BUSINESS READY?
    Gas leak, storm, downed trees, power outage, fire….interruptions to businesses come in all shapes and forms. Is your business ready? Want to get ready?
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    WORD September 23-27th

    Word Vancouver is Western Canada’s largest celebration of literacy and reading. Take in this year’s festival from September 23-27th with free exhibits, performances, and hands-on activities.

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    DOWNTOWN PARKLETS WANTED

    As the City celebrates the second anniversary of its Parklet program that turns parking spaces into cool seating spaces, downtown says ‘we want some!’

     

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    TaiwanFest Hits Granville

    TAIWANfest, one of the longest running cultural festivals in Canada, returns to Downtown Vancouver this Labour Day weekend – September 5th to 7th

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    Sunday Afternoon Salsa

    Sunday Afternoon Salsa returns to Robson Square for its 10th year in a row. Dance away your Sunday afternoons, all summer long.

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    TRACTOR FOODS TALKS ABOUT THEIR NEW DOWNTOWN LOCALE
    Tractor Foods, purveyor of fresh, healthy meals with a loyal following in Kitsilano, recently opened a second location at Burrard and Cordova.
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    SUMMER PERCHES AWAIT

    Summertime and the livin’ is easy. Why not make your next meeting or lunch date outdoors at one of 5 (so far) Perches. Translation: Perches are pocket parks with tables & chairs.

WELCOME TO DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER

Located in the heart of Vancouver’s cosmopolitian business district, the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (DVBIA) serves a 90-block area (view our boundaries) that consists of 8000 businesses, property owners and tenants - and attracts thousands of employees, tourists and shoppers every day.


Activate your FREE membership to enjoy DVBIA benifits.

Weekly guide to downtown events, concerts and dining.


The Re-Imagine team is planning a summer full of interactive events.

Granville Street

GRANVILLE STREET

Granville Street is lively with restaurants, high-end retail, theatres and clubs. Home to timeless heritage buildings, such as the Hudson Bay Company and will soon be the home of the beautiful glass Nordstrom's building.

Alberni Street

ALBERNI STREET

Fast becoming a destination for high-end retailer and trendy restaurants, Alberni Street houses luxury designer brands such as Tiffany & Co., Hermes, De Beers, Shangri-La and Escada.

'For a day in the life of' @downtownambassadors

25th Annivesary

This year marks our 25th Anniversary in Downtown Vancouver

Downtown Ambassadors

The Perch

Find a Lease

Find a Lease

Hastings West

HASTINGS WEST

In a modern-day evolution, the historic commerce and banking area of Vancouver's West Hastings Street has become a centre for the most prestigious of Western Canadian Retailing.

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