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Our Executive Director, Lynn Warwick is Retiring

It is with heavy hearts the MPBIA announces the retirement of our fearless leader, Lynn Warwick,  after 11 years of…

Vancouver Mural Festival 2017 – Call for Street Activations

Vancouver Mural Festival 2017 is on Saturday, August 12 from noon until 6pm! This year the VMF team are creating…

2017 Main Street Car Free Day Announcement

Main Street’s annual Car Free Festival is fast approaching this Father’s Day on Sunday, June 18, 2017! One of Vancouver’s…

2017 Tourism Vancouver’s Passport Challenge – Welcome to Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant welcomes local tourism and hospitality professionals to the neighbourhood for the 17th annual Tourism Challenge, brought to you by Tourism Vancouver…

Register to Vote Announcement: BC Provincial Election 2017

Register to Vote Online and phone registration for the 2017 Provincial General Election has closed. You can still register when…

Vancouver Mural Festival Map: The City’s Largest Display of Street Art

Vancouver Mural Festival 2017 is fast approaching, Saturday, August 12, 2017! As Vancouver Mural Festival gears up for its second annual…

Celebrate Easter at Kingsgate Mall!

Kingsgate Mall invites you to come celebrate Easter with tons of free events for the family! When: Saturday, April 15,…

HUB Bike to Work Week: May 29 – June 4, 2017

HUB Bike to Work Week May 29 – June 4, 2017 | btww.ca Join thousands across Metro Vancouver this spring for…

Measure What Matters 101: Free Business Workshops

Presented by The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)* and Thriving Vancouver (a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission)**. This free…

Counterfeit Currency Alert

It has come to our attention that a few businesses in the area have been hit with counterfeit currency. VPD…

City of Vancouver Launches Help Centre for Small Business Owners

The City of Vancouver’s Commercial Renovation Centre aims to help new business owners navigate the process for licensing a small…

Disaster Support Hubs

Disaster support hubs are locations for families, neighbours, businesses and organizations to coordinate resources, get help, share information, and support…

Neighbourhood Emergency Preparedness Workshops

If a disaster hit tomorrow, would you be ready? The City of Vancouver wants to make sure you are. Make…

TransLink Open Houses – Millennium Line – Broadway Extension

Attention Mount Pleasant: Translink is hosting open houses regarding the Millennium Line – Broadway Extension

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2017

27 days, 29 of Vancouver’s best vendors, and 61 mouth-watering flavours. It’s that time again as Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival…

Vancouver Mural Festival Tours: Join Us Every Saturday!

Vancouver Mural Festival Tours – About Us The MPBIA and Vancouver Mural Festival have partnered with Art/Seen Vancouver to bring you…

Tree Chipping 2017 – Our Best Year Ever!

The day was cold and wet but that didn’t stop the Mount Pleasant community from bringing their Christmas trees to…

#VanKiss & #MyMountPleasant Contest!

12 days, 12 mistletoes, 12 fantastic prizes! Want to win free stuff from some of your favourite Mount Pleasant establishments? The Van Kiss…