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...
Abruzzo Cappucino Bar
The best coffee and homemade food
This winter season, think about your future. Education can be the key to your success. From November 15th 2019 to December 20th 2019 if you enroll in any Advanced Certificate or Diploma program you will not pay for Registration and Administration Fees!
Visit Arts off Main Gallery on November 23rd and mention Christmas on the Drive to receive a gift of two fine art cards. Join us as 1704 Charles Street (Just off the Drive) the weekend of November 30th-December 1st as we celebrate our 16th Anniversary an
Blue Sky Clothing Co
Blue Sky on the Drive, your local, eco-friendly, fair trade clothing company-sized for real people XXS-4X, Come check us out for all your gift-giving needs. Socks, underwear, leggings, gift cards and more!
BECKWOMAN'S HIPPIE EMPORIUM
THE WORLD OF THE WORLD'S CRAFTS IN 4 WALLS AND A CEILING!
Grounds for Coffee
Chocolate Candy Cane Cinnamon Buns available Dec 13 - 16
Lykopis is a traditional and historical archery school. With Lykopis you won‚Äôt just learn to shoot a bow but also delve into the amazing historical world of our oldest martial art. From learning about making arrows heads to building a bow.
Ocean and Crow Yoga Studio
Seasonal Self Care: Restorative Yoga and Stress Management Tools. Join the wonderful teachers at the cozy Ocean and Crow Yoga studio to help manage the inevitable stresses of the holidays--so you can actually enjoy them!
Kalena’s Shoes & Accessories
An assortment of holiday cookies freshly made with the finest and preservative-free ingredients. Classic Vanilla Shortbread Cookies Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies Dried Cranberry and Pistachio Shortbread Cookies Chewy Ginger Spiced Cookies Matcha Shortbread.
Soll's pizza formerly East Van Pizza located at 1417 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. Serving pizza by the slice 2 slices and one pop 4.99 plus tax. Also, we have free delivery and pick up. Working with Skip the Dishes, Uber Eats and Door Dash.
Still Fabulous is a joint enterprise of the Auxiliaries to BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital. Our volunteers enjoy helping our customers find just the right article of clothing, piece of jewelry or pair of shoes.
Studio Full Bloom
Florist shop with lots of beautiful flowers, plants, greenery, chocolates, honey, candles, Jewellery & More 🙂
Beautiful cultural gifts, clothing and furniture. 25%OFF Home decor and gifts 30%OFF Furniture
The Bench Bakehouse is your one-stop for holiday treats and gifts. In addition to naturally leavened breads and French-inspired pastries, we make all the holiday favourites from delicious fruitcakes, traditional German stollen, babka, cookie boxes and more!
East Van Inc. Tattoo
East Van Inc. offers a variety of services including, tattoos, piercings, laser removal, and East Van Cross merchandise.
Local Health Integrative Clinic
With the end of the year quickly approaching, December can be a busy month for everyone! The Local Health team is here to keep you healthy in the midst of the holiday bustle with some special deals listed below. Extended Health Benefits are often expiring.
Womyns’ Ware Inc
Vancouver's original sex-positive sex toy store! Keeping our customers healthy and informed is what we do best. Whether welcoming you to our bright airy retail store, or providing superior customer service, or offering fast, discreet mail-order.
Memphis Blues Barbeque House
Hola! Come visit me this holiday season to find gifts made with love from Latin America.Unique, handmade and fair trade handicrafts for every occasion.
We sell a variety of new and used records. 1000s of records to choose from. We sell used CDs and cassette tapes too!
Wendy Berry Custom Framing
Custom framing is a great gift and a fun artistic process, but it can be difficult to choose a frame for someone else. How about a custom framing Gift Certificate at Wendy Berry Custom Framing! Then they can make their own decisions according to their specs.
902 Commercial Drive
Your Open Closet
Body Positive Undergarments for All Genders!! Your Open Closet exists to provide a body-positive shopping experience for all people. Whether you want to push up or bind, show a whole lot or just a little, have it all snug or let it all hang out.