Friendly raccoons in Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Raccoons (Procyon Lotor) are medium sized animals, appearance with the black mask marking on a whitish face characteristic of the species.
The Celebration of Light is an annual musical fireworks competition in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
The event takes place in English Bay at 10:00 PDT on four nights over a two week period between July and August.
-Best viewing points: English Bay, Kitsilano, Vanier Park, Jericho Beach, West Vancouver. The event is free to watch from public parks and beaches.
Granville Island is very popular with tourists and locals alike in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is located in False Creek, under the south end of the Granville Street Bridge.
Street performers of all kinds can be found scattered across the Island at various performing vantage points, including in and around the Public Market.
Caribbean Days Festival in North Vancouver's Waterfront Park. Can you feel the rhythm and taste? The Caribbean Days Festival, one of the largest annual cultural events held in BC, is gearing up for its biggest year ever.
The Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary located in Delta, BC, Canada, hosts over 60,000 visitors each year. Wetlands, marshes and low dykes serve as key resting points for countless avians on their annual migration trips, while many other kinds of wildlife reside here all year long.
The Snow Geese migrate between the Washington Coast and Wrangell Island in the Siberian Arctic. They pass through Vancouver on their migration route. They usually stay near the ocean's edge near the Reifel bird santuary. If you have heard the sound of thousands of birds taking to the air with continuous alarm calls you will not ever forget it.
The Trinidad & Tobago Cultural Society of BC presents the Caribbean Days Festival in North Vancouver's Waterfront Park. A must see!
The Trinidad & Tobago Cultural Society of BC presents the Caribbean Days Festival in North Vancouver's Waterfront Park.
CelticFest Vancouver presents hundreds of local and international artists at more than 60 events scheduled at dozens of popular venues and outdoor stages. Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade begins at Howe & Drake and march north on Howe Street, turning right at Smithe St. onto Granville St. The parade will then march south on Granville Street ending at Drake and Granville Street.