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L’OCCITANE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Exciting times in South Granville! Our beloved L’Occitane store on 3051 Granville St, is getting a major make-over. Constructions started this week and L’Occitane will be happy to welcome you back in late March with a great re-opening event.

2020-03-06T17:42:38-07:00

JAMES PERSE IS MOVING UP THE STREET

A PSA for you: James Perse is moving up Granville Street! The LA apparel and home goods retailer needs more space and that’s what they’ve found two doors down the street, right next to Eileen Fisher. The move will be happening at the end of March.

2020-03-06T17:36:56-07:00

FIORE ANNOUNCES NEW EMILIA-ROMAGNA DINNER SERIES

Fiore Restaurant in South Granville will be offering a specialized Emilia-Romagna set menu from Tuesday, March 3th until Wednesday March 18th. This 3 course, $33 prixe fixed menu will have an optional wine pairing by award-winning sommelier Matthew Landry, featuring unusual regional specialties.

2020-03-06T16:31:25-07:00

MARCH 7 – 31, IAN TAN GALLERY PRESENTS KRISTA JOHNSON

“Spotlight” is an exhibition of new paintings by Vancouver based artist, Krista Johnson. This series of paintings, based on years of memories and photographs, explores the dramatic nature of florals – where flowers perform as players on a stage – highlighting the snapshot of a bouquet or a particular garden season.

2020-03-04T22:56:50-07:00

BUDDHA HAS ARRIVED

A fact, you probably didn’t know about South Granville: It’s currently being the home to North America’s largest Buddha! Uno Langmann is hosting the life-sized jade statue.

2020-02-27T16:34:40-07:00

CONGRATS, KURBATOFF!

South Granville is THE art neighbourhood in town – thanks to the great art galleries located right after Granville Bridge up to Broadway. You need proof? Kurbatoff Gallery has just won a Canadian Business Award!

2020-02-20T18:54:10-07:00

MAKE VALENTINE’S DAY SUSTAINABLE

We all love to celebrate love in February. Have you ever thought about celebrating it sustainably? It can be so easy. We’re proud to have eco-conscious shops in South Granville: Queen Bee Flowershop takes several measures to show some love to the planet while facing the challenges of an in total still conventionally packing industry.

2020-02-20T18:52:27-07:00

FALL IN LOVE IN SOUTH GRANVILLE

You think you’ve found the one or you aim to spark up your long-term love this Valentine’s Day? Good thing you’re here - we’ve teamed up with Grace from @gracedwithstyle to explore our neighbourhood and find the best spots for a romantic date.

2020-02-14T00:48:52-07:00

A PERFECT PLACE FOR A FIRST DATE

In South Granville, there are a lot of spots to have great dates – even if it is for the first time. According to DailyHive, Cheesecake Etc. on Granville and 6th is a perfect place to go if you’d enjoy a quiet and candlelit atmosphere while having a delicious slice of cheesecake.

2020-01-13T15:44:25-07:00

RBC MOVES IN

The Royal Bank (RBC) has finally made their move from their location at 1489 West Broadway, where it has been since 1957 and moved to 2735 Granville Street, their home base for the next few years while the 1489 West Broadway site is being redeveloped.

2019-12-13T10:02:03-07:00

LAST CALL FOR WINTER SEEDS

The community garden space at Granville & 7th has developed beautifully through fall! You might think, gardening season is over but there are some herbs and veggies like onions, garlic or asparagus and even carrots that are good to be planted even now!

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2019-11-22T19:41:30-07:00