Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Buon Natale from The Drive.
A culturally rich and authentic neighbourhood, Commercial Drive - also known as The Drive - is one of the best and most colourful shopping, dining and nightlife districts you will find in the city; and boasts home to Vancouver’s own 8 block Little Italy, representing more than 60 years of Italian heritage. Day or evening, The Drive offers 22 full blocks to explore with over 300 distinct merchants, including quaint boutiques, an eclectic collection of restaurants, a vibrant live music and bar scene, dinner and dancing, theatres, coffee houses, speciality food stores and bakeries. A one of a kind experience. Welcome to The Drive.
Our locally owned and independent merchants on The Drive are gearing up for the holiday shopping season with great gift giving ideas and ways to make your holidays brighter. Visit the following merchants to see what they have on offer this season...
Andy’s German Bakehaus
Vintage Christmas ornaments , gifts and home decour
Blue Sky Clothing Co
1458 Commercial Dr
Bonvita Health & Wellness
Seasonal Drinks, Gift Wrapping, Gift Items
Da Vinci International travel
Federico’s Supper Club
High Fidelity Hair
Hair and waxing services
Highlife Life Records
JQ Clothing Ltd.
Kalena’s Shoes & Accessories
Christmas ornaments and great gifts!
La Grotta Del Formaggio
Panettone, Torrone, Panforte, gift baskets, catering
Studio Full Bloom
Exotic home decor clothing and gifts from south
1661 Napier St
Britannia Community Services Centre
Cafe Du Soleil
East Van Inc. Tattoo
Black Dog Video
Local Health Integrative Clinic
Womyns’ Ware Inc
Memphis Blues Barbeque House
Tackling complex social issues like homelessness can only be accomplished if we all come together as a community. This holiday season, please join us in making a difference. For over 40 years, we have helped vulnerable individuals work towards better health.
Cozy nook focused on offering great Spanish cuisine. It adds to the already rich cultural tapestry of this amazing neighbourhood. With a stunning mural drawn by local artist Yared Nigussu and rotating live entertainment varying from traditional Flamenco
Organic and pasture raised turkeys & charcuterie items for the holiday season all from our ranch. We also have a wonderful selection of unique gift items.
Wendy Berry Custom Framing
902 Commercial Drive