SOPRA SOTTO PIZZERIA – FROM THE HEART OF LITTLE ITALY On the corner of Grant and Commercial is literally the heart of Vancouver’s own  Little Italy. What unveiled in March is a beautifully designed and renovated Sopra Sotto Pizzeria that now stands on the southeast corner, a business formerly known to many as Café Roma. Generations Read more…

Bandidas Taqueria – THE DRIVE’S MOST WANTED When it comes to vegetarian and vegan cuisine in Vancouver, Commercial Drive is a leader, with many diverse restaurants and shops. A big hug also to the animal based kitchens that do their best to cater their vegetarian and vegan guests! If you go south of the border Read more…

The Business of Being PositiveWomyns’ Ware | Your Open Closet Education aside, there is no question the media has a lot to do with people’s perception upon how we behave towards, and how we even shop for you know… ”SEX”—Yes, it’s sex. A frequently misguided term, inherently defined as an activity as well as gender Read more…

DOLCE AMORE – The Gelato Mafia is TOP GUN! We all know the sweet name… “GELATO!” We can literally end this blog post right now and head over to the world of Dolce Amore aka “The Gelato Mafia” and begin the fun ritual of sampling flavors. Before we do that though, let’s take a moment Read more…

A NIGHT OUT FOR MUSIC HEALS – ON THE DRIVE It has been quite a nightlife of live music and The Drive has been there rocking it for the whole month of March! First, we had the “A Night Out for Music Heals” fundraiser and then we wrapped the month with the JUNOS 2018 “let’s Read more…

Kulinarya Filipino Eatery – Restaurant success is best when served twice! Until opening its doors this past December, finding authentic Filipino cuisine in Vancouver was seemingly impossible. Thanks to Kulinarya Filipino Eatery, which is now situated at 1134 Commercial Drive, they have a chance to put this long awaited Southeast Asian cuisine on the map. Read more…

JUNO Week 2018 | A week of live music on The Drive let’s hear it! Join some very talented Canadian musicians on The Drive! Check out what’s happening at Federico’s Supper Club and The Penny during Juno Week, March 19th to the 25th!     Federico’s Supper Club | federicossupperclub.com   Monday 19, 20, 21, 22nd Read more…

Empower Health – Real Solutions for Real People – Integrated Health It is a concept with a powerful title. They are an integrated team of medical, naturopathic, alternative, and wellness professionals. We can take comfort in our community, that there is a wonderful treatment facility that offers such services, which are integrated and modulated to Read more…

A NIGHT OUT 4 MUSIC HEALS 2018 The Commercial Drive Business Society is proud to partner with Music Heals for the 6th Annual Night Out For Music Heals, on Saturday, March 3, 2018!  A NIGHT OUT 4 MUSIC HEALS 2018 – #NightOut4MH   The Commercial Drive Business Society is proud to partner with Music Heals for the Read more…

Da Vinci International Travel Home away from Home – Da Vinci International Travel During the month of December, the Commercial Drive Business Society held a window display contest during the holiday season to all our wonderful merchants. When choosing the best decorated storefront stood Da Vinci Travel. It was clear that this winter wonderland installation Read more…