Events


Jan
14
Mon
Explore The Treasures Of Egypt with Bill Good and Collette Travel
Jan 14 @ 12:05 am – Dec 2 @ 1:05 am

NEWS 1130 w/ Bill Good and Vision Travel present:

Treasures of Egypt

Trip dates:
November 20 — December 02, 2019
with Optional 3-Night Jordan Post Tour Extension

Join Bill Good on an adventure in Egypt this November. This 13 day adventure includes: Giza, Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Deluxe 4-Night Nile River Cruise, Temple of Karnak, Kom Ombo, Aswan, Choice on Tour, Old Cairo.

This once in a lifetime excursion is available through Collette Travel.

Includes: 13 Days ● 22 Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 7 Dinners

Per Person Rates*:
Double $5,699
Single $6,999

Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Vancouver Intl Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges of $200 per person (subject to increase until paid in full), Hotel Transfers
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $425 per person

* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change

Day 1 Overnight Flight
Day 2 – 3 Fairmont Nile City Hotel, Cairo
Day 4 – 5 Sonesta St. George, Luxor
Day 6 – 9 Movenpick Royal Lily, Cairo
Day 10 Movenpick Resort, Aswan
Day 11 – 12 Intercontinental Citystars, Cairo

Learn all about this experience by visiting HERE.

For more information contact
Monique Auzoux
Vision Travel Solutions
604-273-1811
travelwithbillgood@visiontravel.ca


Apr
24
Wed
The 2019 Courage To Come Back Awards Gala @ Vancouver Convention Centre
Apr 24 @ 5:15 pm – 8:30 pm
The 2019 Courage To Come Back Awards Gala @ Vancouver Convention Centre

The Courage To Come Back Awards is Vancouver’s most heartwarming event.  Join NEWS 1130 and Coast Mental Health as we celebrate 21 year’s of Courage in our community.  Courage To Come Back Award recipients are recognized at the gala celebration every Spring where their stories are told and accomplishments honored.

Funds raised from the Courage To Come Back Awards are vital to ensuring Coast can continue to provide the innovative, community-based and client-led programs that have made Coast a leader in mental health care. Over the years, the gala has become Coast’s most important fundraiser.

More than 1,500 people will be attending the 21st Annual Courage To Come Back Awards. Last year’s 20th anniversary event raised a record $3.1 million.

Coast Mental Health’s Courage To Come Back Awards is one of the largest fundraising events of its kind in Western Canada. The funds raised help Coast Mental Health ensure that people with mental illness receive the homes, education, employment and support they need to move from hopelessness and despair to leading rich, full lives and realizing their potential. Coast Mental Health has been a leader innovative community-based mental health services for more than 45 years.

Each year, Coast helps over 4,200 people on the path towards recovery.

If you would like to make a contribution to this year’s event, please support us here.

Apr
28
Sun
Daffodil Dash 2019 @ Concord Pacific Place
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Add a spring to your step with the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Dash – Vancouver- a 1km walk and 5km walk/run (and don’t forget the Mini Dash for the kids!) that raises funds for cancer research, prevention and support for people living with the disease right now.

Sunday, April 28th
9am – 12pm

It’s time to brighten things up! Put on your sunniest yellow outfit, grab your friends and be part of this fun, family-friendly event.  There are great prizes for the wackiest, craziest, yellow-est costume, so be bold, have fun, and be part of this community event to help fight cancer

When you support the Canadian Cancer Society you have more impact against more cancers in more communities than with any other charity.  Money raised through the Daffodil Dash supports outstanding research, provides information and support to people facing cancer and helps develop prevention strategies to stop cancer from happening in the first place

Run solo, bring the family or team up with your friends or colleagues to what promises to be a dazzling day of running, fundraising and fun!.

Register now or for more information, please visit cancer.ca/daffodildash/vancouver

May
1
Wed
2019 PNE Prize Home Lottery @ Pacific National Exhibition
May 1 – Sep 2 all-day

BC’s most affordable home lottery is back and bigger than ever! Get your lucky ticket now for a chance to win a dream home in Kelowna, a luxury car, cash prizes, motorcycle packages, all-inclusive vacations and more!

Celebrating 85 years in 2019, the PNE Prize Home Lottery includes more Early Bird Draws this year, with more chances to win incredible prizes!

Ticket Prices: 2 for $25  |  6 for $50  |  15 for $100

Grand Prize Home:

    • A luxury modern farmhouse style, net zero ready home located on Kelowna’s Kirschner Mountain with incredible valley and lake views
    • Stylish indoor furniture from Yaletown Interiors
    • KitchenAid and Whrilpool appliances from Coast Appliances
    • Hot tub, gazebo and outdoor living package by Coast Spas Lifestyles
  • Automower, robotic lawn mower and professional battery equipment/tools from Husqvarna

Other Prizes:

  • 5 luxury cars or cash to be won
  • Trev Deeley motorcycles – Harleey-Davidson Motorcycle Package
  • 5 sunny all-inclusive vacations from Transat

Early Bird Draw Prizes:

  • 7-night air and hotel packages to Puerto Vallarta or Los Cabo in Mexico

Purchase your tickets now online!

Or order by phone. Call 604-678-4663 / 1-877-946-4663

May
2
Thu
An Evening with President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton @ Rogers Arena
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton as they travel North America, participating in live events with audiences from coast to coast. Experience a one-of-a-kind conversation with two individuals who have helped shape our world and had a front seat to the most impactful moments in modern history. From creating policy and working alongside global luminaries, to living through one of the United States’ most controversial and unpredictable presidential elections, they provide a unique perspective on the past, and remarkable insight into the future and where we go from here.  

May
6
Mon
Chris Hadfield Presents Exploration: Where We’re Going Next @ The Orpheum
May 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Chris Hadfield Presents Exploration: Where We're Going Next @ The Orpheum

Chris Hadfield is one of Canada’s most notable people in the order of Canada as the first Canadian astronaut to walk in space. After the success of his last tour with Mythbuster’s Adam Savage, Hadfield is ready to speak about the 50th anniversary of the Apollo missions while discussing exploration – past, present, and the future.

May
9
Thu
Chews & Brews For Choice: Save the Date @ Various Locations
May 9 all-day
Chews & Brews For Choice: Save the Date @ Various Locations

On Thursday May 9th, during National Nursing Week, Options for Sexual Health is working with some amazing partners to elevate the conversation of choice.  Chews & Brews for Choice allows folks to enjoy a meal or a beverage on May 9th and also support sexual and reproductive health services, education and information.

 

May
17
Fri
The 4th Annual West Fine Art Show @ Cloverdale Rodeo Fairgrounds
May 17 @ 4:00 pm – May 20 @ 5:00 pm
The 4th Annual West Fine Art Show @ Cloverdale Rodeo Fairgrounds

NEWS 1130 is proud to be a presenting partner of The West Fine Art Show, in it’s 4th year at the Cloverdale Rodeo.  

The West Fine Art Show presents 18 of the finest artists in western Canada including:  Joyce Trygg, Ken Nash, Nathan Scott, Neil Hamelin, Andrew Kiss, Roger Arndt, Bruce Muir, Patricia Banks, Judy Vanderveen, Drew Keilback, Anita Klein, Lalita Hamill, Edward Anderson, Keith Andrews, Catherine Traynor, Ronald George Straight, Patricia Falck, Brian Croft,

Beautifully staged, the show offers a soothing artistic ambiance accentuated by guitar music performed by John Gilliat, and features:

  • “Remembering Jeff Robinson” display about son of Red and Carole Robinson, remembered for his battle with Crohn’s Disease.
  • “Emerging Young Artists” a display of art by students at Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary.
  • Children’s Art Table for youngsters while parents enjoy the art.
  • $2 Art Raffle will send all proceeds to charities.
  • Wine Bar

HOURS OF THE FINE ART SHOW

  • Friday 4:00pm – 9pm 
  • Saturday 10:00am – 9pm 
  • Sunday 10:00am – 9pm 
  • Monday 10:00am – 5:00pm 

Proceeds support the CHILD Foundation.  No longer do children, families and adults with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)* shy away from talking about the disorders and as a result we have also been successful in raising $27 M for research and built a research lab, the first of its kind in BC and established two Endowed Chairs for Research at UBC and at Children’s Hospital.We could only accomplish this with your help and your support. THANK YOU for this and for giving what you could in every way

*Inflammatory Bowel Diseases or IBD: The umbrella term for Crohn’s Disease & Ulcerative Colitis.

 

4th Annual Dance In Transit Festival @ Various Locations across Vancouver @ Various Locations across Vancouuver
May 17 @ 8:30 pm – Aug 31 @ 11:00 pm

NEWS 1130, Sam’s Dance, and McLaren Housing Society of BC are hosting Dance in Transit this spring and summer in various locations in downtown Vancouver.

These FREE events are open to the public and will focus on a variety of dance styles with mini-lessons, demonstrations, performances, social dancing, and great music. We’re putting the fun into “no fun” Vancouver this spring and summer.

Join us for the Kick-Off event on May 17th at the beautiful Annex on Seymour.  Cash bar will be available.  Tickets on Eventbrite now!

Dance In Transit engages Vancouver in a healthy, safe, fun activity that will include both locals and tourists, all cultures and occupations, all ages and abilities, dancers from all dance communities, and people who have never danced before.  This project is all about building community, expanding social networks, and easing people away from their digital devices and back to face-to-face connection.

Look at the SCHEDULE HERE or online at danceintransit.com.    You can also join the movement on Facebook @danceintransitvan, Twitter @samsdancevan & Instagram @samsdancevan.

May
27
Mon
NEWS 1130 Around the City: Town Hall # 1 * AFFORDABILITY @ G&F Financial
May 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
NEWS 1130 Around the City: Town Hall # 1 * AFFORDABILITY @ G&F Financial

Join NEWS 1130 and CityNews for “Around the City”, hosted by NEWS 1130 Morning Show anchors Amanda Wawryk and John Ackermann.

“Around the City” is your chance to hear from a panel of experts as we explore some of the hot button issues impacting our region.

In our first Town Hall we ask the question: Rent or own? Is home ownership in Metro Vancouver still a good bet?

Join our PANEL OF EXPERTS: Anita Huberman with the Surrey Board of Trade, Lois Jackson, Delta Councillor and former Delta Mayor, Realtor Stefanie Richardson, based in the Fraser Valley and Michael Atkinson, Senior Vice President, Wealth and Advice for G&F.

We want YOU to be a part of the conversation.

Space is limited, so RSVP BELOW for this free event.

Registration starts at 5:30pm and the Town Hall happens from 6pm – 7pm.    Refreshments will be served.

If you can’t make it in person to the Town Hall, you can watch the live stream on our website or through Facebook Live and send in your questions via social media.

NEWS 1130 “Around the City” is presented by G&F Financial “life beyond banking”.