Sunday, June 14 2015
Now into its sixth year since its return in 2010, Italian Day on The Drive represents the celebration of Italian culture and the contributions made to Vancouver by Italian immigrants and their children.
WHITECAPS FC “ITALIAN HERITAGE NIGHT”
The Commercial Drive Business Society wants to send you to “Italian Heritage Night” on May 30, 2015 - Whitecaps vs Real Salt Lake! One pair of tickets is being given away each day between May 1st and May 30th. To enter, click here…
Saturday, May 9, 2015
A celebration of food, art, environment and community, including a food market, local artists, community groups, talks and workshops, live music, tea leaf reading, children’s activities, free soup and more!!
Saturday May 2nd 2015
Play sleuth by visiting participating retail stores to discover what the feathered filcher pilfered. The stores can be identified by bird tracks on the sidewalk and the Crow Poster in the window.
The Commercial Drive Business Society just completed the City of Vancouver's Business Improvement Area Renewal process. It is with great pride, we announce the approval of another next seven years of operation for the Commercial Drive Business Society. This process included a Member Survey and Outreach program that helped to facilitate the Strategic Planning process for the Society.
The Commercial Drive Business Society's Street Enhancement Committee works on many projects throughout the year. In addition to the recent banner project at the Sky Train Hub, the Street Enhancement Committee just completed the design and installation of 12 Iron Planters to enhance the beautiful trees on the Drive!
Carpenter Shane Clausen, left, and project coordinator Julien Thomas on the site of their latest project, a ‘parklet’ in the 1900-block of Commercial Drive created by transforming two parking spots into a public space featuring planters, seating areas and tables.
Photograph by: Jenelle Schneider, Vancouver Sun
VANCOUVER -- It juts out from the sidewalk, an architectural curiosity with three tables and benches that beckon.