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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…

Main Street Car Free Day Festival 2017 Announcement

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

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 – proudly sponsored by J&M Coin and Jewellery

The MPBIA and Vancouver Mural Festival have partnered with Art/Seen Vancouver to bring you VMF official guided tours. Taking 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…

Vancouver Mural Festival Tours Sponsorship Opportunities

Vancouver Mural Festival Year-round Guided Art Tours Local Business Sponsorship Opportunities Values & Vision VMF is a platform to connect…

Prizes for our holiday Social Media Campaign with #Vankiss

In the next few days our neighbourhood will have 12 #Vankiss Mistletoe brackets installed through out our BIA, including 2…

Yoga with Lori Lucas

The first time you meet Lori Lucas she doesn’t just shake your hand, she’ll give you a hug. That’s just…

4 Reasons to Shop Local in Mount Pleasant!

With the holiday shopping season now fully underway, there is no better time to talk about the positive impact of…

Vancouver Mural Festival Tours – Every Saturday

The MPBIA, Vancouver Mural Festival and Art Seen Vancouver are working together to develop and promote walking tours that will showcase…

#Vankiss is returning to #MyMountPleasant this Holiday Season

The holiday season is fast approaching and once again the MPBIA is working with the #VanKiss elves to spread holiday…

As Vancouver’s housing market cools, commercial property sales soar

“While the residential real estate market in Vancouver is cooling, sales of commercial properties in the region have skyrocketed…” Read…