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


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
17
Fri
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.

Jun
6
Thu
Fun in the Sun: SBOT Golf Tournament @ Morgan Creek Golf Course
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am – 8:50 pm
Fun in the Sun: SBOT Golf Tournament @ Morgan Creek Golf Course

Join NEWS 1130 and the Surrey Board of Trade for “Fun in the Sun” at the Surrey Board of Trade Networking Golf Tournament.

Different from other golf tournaments, the purpose of the event is to create synergy and form business relationships on the golf course. Through the creation of teams of different companies – 4 business people per team – they are able to spend the day on the golf course and network with one another.

Join us for a fun-filled day of:

  • Activities at every hole
  • Live Auction
  • Prizes
  • Lunch
  • Snacks and Beverages
  • Dinner
  • Wine Pull
  • Silent Auction
  • Entertainment
  • Opportunity Draw
  • Registration gift

 

AGENDA

11am – Registration, networking and lunch

12:30pm – Shotgun Start

6:30pm – Dinner

8pm – Prizes and Auction

Sponsorship opportunities are still available.  Please contact Heather Booth at heather@businessinsurrey.com 

Jun
9
Sun
Italian Day on The Drive 2019 @ Commercial Drive
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

NEWS 1130 presents Italian Day on The Drive 2019 returning to Vancouver on Sunday, June 9th.   Italian Day on The Drive is a vibrant cultural street festival celebrating Italian culture, heritage and community with over 120 street participants, comprised of partners, merchants, vendors and community organizations and an estimated 300,000+ attendees of all ages and cultures.

Commercial Drive, home to Little Italy, is the designated location for the annual festival where the street is transformed into a lively 14-block event.   This year’s theme is Comunità.  The Drive comes alive in green, white and red with piazza style animated zones, live music, food, patios, fashion, retail vendors, vehicles, activities, children’s zones and more.   Italian Day on The Drive represents the largest one-day cultural street festival in Vancouver.   Don’t MISS IT.

 

 

 

All of Us (The Tragically Hip Ballet) @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
All of Us (The Tragically Hip Ballet) @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre

The Tragically Hip may have already bid their farewell to Vancouver. But through All Of Us (not just the dancers) their music lives on! In the form of ballet that is.

Featuring music from Canada’s most beloved rock band, The Tragically Hip, All of Us tells the story of two warring clans who battle to inherit the earth to redesign its future anew.

You can catch All Of Us performing Tragically Hip hits in ballet form from Sunday June 9th to Tuesday June 11th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.

Times may vary.

Jun
13
Thu
Andrea Bocelli: In Concert @ Rogers Arena
Jun 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

**TICKETS ON SALE AS OF DECEMBER 10 AT 10AM**

NEWS 1130 welcomes Andrea Bocelli to Vancouver on June 13, 2019!

Bocelli is celebrated as one of the world’s best classical crossover artists, and he’ll be bringing his operatic arias and pop hits to Vancouver, in support of his latest album ‘Si’. With his massive crossover appeal, Bocelli has collaborated with a plethora of pop stars including the likes of Ed Sheeran, Celine Dion, Tony Bennett and more.

Jun
14
Fri
2019 APNA Truck Show @ TRADEX
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm

APNA Truck Show 2019 promises its attendees another phenomenal show at Abbotsford’s Tradex Center. With even more exhibitors and visitors expected than the previous year, APNA Truck Show will be the event of 2019 in Western Canada. Meet other professionals in the industry, view and learn about new technologies and services offered, enjoy the festivities, or learn about potential careers. It’s all going to happen at the 2019 APNA Truck Show. So don’t forget to mark your calendars.

JOB FAIR
The Job Fair, one of the key components of APNA Truck Show 2019, is expected to be even bigger than in the past.Trucking companies filling their driver needs. Not only did recruiters have the opportunity to meet with and even interview potential drivers, drivers also had the opportunity to explore requirements and benefits of various companies.

SHOW & SHINE
The Show & Shine will again be a major highlight, where visitors will have a chance to polish, buff, and showcase their special vehicles, ranging from customized rigs to classic cars and motorcycles. If you’re a truck, auto, or motorcycle enthusiast then register your vehicle.

ENTERTAINMENT
Apna Truck Show 2019 will once again feature non-stop entertainment during the event. While gathering information on products and services, take time out to enjoy dancing, singing, and other forms of entertainment, both of ethnic and western styles. This is one venue where work can definitely be mixed with fun and excitement.

SEMINARS
Looking to get more information that is crucial to the transport industry? The 2019 APNA Truck Show will again feature many seminars that focus on business, safety, health, and other topics that need to be discussed. Take part in these seminars so you stay current.

14th June – By Invitation Only
Friday: 6pm – 9pm

15th & 16th June – Open to Public
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm

Learn more at www.apnatruckshow.com

Jun
15
Sat
BC Lions 2019 Season @ BC Place Stadium
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm

BC LIONS FOOTBALL IS BACK!

The next generation of BC Lions football starts on June 15th!   It’s a new team with a star-studded cast of players, new uniforms and new coaches but the same same goal of a championship season.   Don’t miss a down at BC Place all season long as Head Coach DeVone Claybrooks and Lions quarterback Mike Reilly lead an explosive offence into action on the field each game night while the defence makes the opposition pay with powerful hits and big plays.  General Admission game tickets start at just $25 for the popular Beach Party Zone, and kids 12 and under can get in for just $10 each game, all season long.

SINGLE GAME TICKETS AND GAME DAY PROMOTIONS:  bclions.com/singlegametickets

2019 SCHEDULE:   bclions.com/schedule

For the latest news visit bclions.com

 

Join the Lions conversation:    

Twitter:   @BCLions

Facebook:   @bclions

Instagram:    @bclions_official

#NothingRhymesWithOrange

 

Jun
20
Thu
BCBusiness “Top 100 Luncheon” Celebrates 30 Years @ Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

NEWS 1130 and BCBusiness present the 30th anniversary of the Top 100 luncheon.   This is THE networking event of the year.

Come out and celebrate B.C.’s biggest companies.   This year’s special guest is Jim Treliving,  one of Canada’s most renowned businesses leaders.   Jim will share  the story of his success.  Chairman and owner of Boston Pizza International and a veteran of CBC’s Dragons’ Den, Jim launched his entrepreneurial career 50 years ago with a single restaurant franchise.  From those humble beginnings, he built Boston Pizza into a $1-billion empire with operations throughout North America.

Join NEWS 1130 and BCBusiness as we honour the province’s top businesses, followed by Jim Treliving in conversation with Peter Legge.