Culture

Wine Touring in Italy with Sommelier of the Year, Jill Spoor

We sat down with our Wine Director, Jill Spoor to speak about her recent trip to Italy, where she had the opportunity to visit both Tuscany and Piemonte; two of her favourite wine producing regions.

Culture

Taking Centre Stage in The Lobby Lounge

Meet Kelly Daines, owner and creative director of Siegel Entertainment, our partner who curates our daily entertainment in The Lobby Lounge. Raised in downtown Vancouver (a rare commodity), but born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Kelly has been in the entertainment business over 20 years. What started as organizing her own events as a young girl has now evolved into booking gigs for venues found internationally.

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Botanist Recognized Amongst Vancouver’s Best

The Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards, which highlights the top talent in the city, was back for its 29th annual award show last night.

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Mother, May I?

With Mother’s Day around the corner, we have compiled a list of great gift ideas that will give mom all the feels this year.

Culture

Hello Spring! Top Six Things to Do in Vancouver

Spring is in the air! The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and we are just beginning to emerge from our hibernation dens with a spring in our step. Vancouver has no shortage of entertaining activities to do in the city come rain or shine. Here are our top six favourite things to do in the month of April.

Culture

Musician Profile: Martin Acosta

Meet Martin Acosta! This Argentinean born musician grew up in Toronto and has now found himself on Canada’s west coast performing for crowds all over Vancouver.

Dine + Drink

Everyone Loves a Dirty G-Yolk

Something tasty (and deliciously messy) is launching at giovane café + eatery + market. Introducing the Dirty G-Yolk breakfast sandwich.

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Spotted: Luisana Lopilato at Botanist

Our love for Canadian music runs deep, and we couldn’t be more excited about the upcoming 2018 JUNO Awards happening on March 25th in Vancouver.

Culture

Sweet Suite Family Fun with Jillian Harris

When interior designer Jillian Harris, Host of Love It Or List It Vancouver (Canada) and Love It Or List It Too (USA), came to Vancouver to celebrate the premier of W Network’s Jillian & Justin TV show with her family, including husband-to-be, Justin, and son Leo, they selected our new Fairmont Gold Owner’s Suite Collection as their heavenly abode in the city.

Culture

Artist Profile: Rob Eller

Rob Eller is a singer/guitarist/entertainer who recently moved from Laguna Beach, California to Vancouver, BC. For over 20 years he has played events, parties, weddings, lounges, restaurants and pubs.

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7 Must-See Local Artists to Watch During JUNO Week

This year, Fairmont Pacific Rim is excited to be part of the 2018 JUNO Let’s Hear It BC Experience Music Program, supported by Music BC and Creative BC. During JUNO Week, there will be a series of “originals and covers” during a porton of the following artists’ sets.