Travel through Peru with world-renowned Chef Vikram Vij and learn more about the exquisite peruvian cuisine, considered among the most diverse and exquisite in the world!
Dates: November 4-16th, 2013 – 13 days / 12 nights
Locations: LIMA – CUSCO –SACRED VALLEY – MACHU PICCHU – CISCO – AMAZON JUNGLE – LIMA
Price: Per person price based on twin sharing: $6,900 CAD
Travel includes staying in beautiful hotels, while taking in some of the best and most ambiant restaurants in Peru. Enjoy guided tours of the main sights and several historic UNESCO World Heritage sites, and soak up the local culture. Visit one of the most significant and spectacular archaeological sites on the planet, Machu Picchu
Celebrate and enjoy comfort foods created and cooked from the heart. On Sunday, June 30th, 2013, sixteen home cooks of different ethnic backgrounds offer you tastes of their family comfort foods at this third annual international food fair and UBC Farm fundraiser. This family-friendly event features children’s activities and musical guests.
Date: Sunday June 30th, 2013, 1:00-4:00pm
Location: UBC Farm, 6182 South Campus Road
Tickets: Tickets go on sale June 1st, so please check the website below for further details.
All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the diverse sustainability programming at the UBC Farm, which includes a Children’s Learning Garden, Aboriginal Community Kitchens, Farm Markets, Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture, a vibrant Volunteer Program as well as multidisciplinary research initiatives and courses.
Brewery & The Beast will take you on a culinary adventure sure to astound your taste buds. Chefs will create dishes using the highest possible quality ingredients for the conscientious consumer. Meats featured will be hormone and antibiotic free, ethically raised, and sourced from farms on Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland, the Fraser Valley, and select farms in Northern Alberta.
Brewery & The Beast offers guests information on local farms and specialty food producers, unique dishes from top Vancouver chefs and restaurants, delicious beverages, and a true celebration of all things meat.
Date: Sunday, June 16th, 1-4pm PST
Location: Concord Pacific Lot – 88 Pacific Boulevard
Tickets:$79 + tax & available online at www.tickeweb.ca or in person at The Butcher & Bullock Pub – 911 West Pender Street
Brewery & The Beast event tickets are all-inclusive of the incredible food and beverage tastings featured.Tickets are LIMITED and must be purchased in advance – tickets will not be available at the door. Ticket Holder access to the venue via Pacific Blvd and Carrall Street entrance only
This is an outdoor event – please dress accordingly. Event happens rain or shine – no refunds will be given. Brewery & The Beast is a 19+ event – 2 pieces of valid ID must be presented upon request as per LCLB regulations.
Chef Vikram Vij is hosting Western Canada’s first ever live online cooking class, from the Vij’s Kitchen at UBC! Recipe ingredients will be posted on our website as well as through our media sponsors (TBD) in advance, so that you can cook in the comforts of home, while following along live and as it happens. Remember you can tweet photos and questions during the 1 hour broadcast at #Vijcooklive.
Date: Thursday, June 6th, 6-7pm PST
How to join in: Live-streamed on Vij’s website & other media sponsors
Chef Vikram Vij is honored to join Choices at the Annex (the Kitsilano location of Choices Markets) for an exceptional cooking class & meal paired with fine wines, courtesy of Liberty Wine Merchants, Point Grey. Guests will also have an opportunity to purchase autographed cookbooks written by Vikram and Meeru.
Date: Tuesday, March 12th, 6:30pm-9:30pm
Location: Choices Markets Kitsilano (The Annex) – 2615 W.16th Avenue, Vancouver, BC
Tickets: $110 per person. Tickets on sale in store and online at choicesmarkets.com (events page). Call 604-736-0009
Chef Vikram Vij was honored to be asked to collaborate with Chef Frank Gort, and the culinary team at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel, for the 4th Annual A Night of Miracles Gala benefiting BC Children’s Hospital.
A Night of Miracles is an annual, black-tie gala celebrating South Asian culture and generosity for improving child health in BC. Each year, several hundred guests are treated to an evening of fantastic food, entertainment, socializing and, most importantly, fundraising. Below you will find the gala details for 2012 and how you can purchase a table or single ticket.
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Location: Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel – 1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC
Tickets: Should you wish purchase a table or single tickets for the gala, please contact Tanya Linau at BC Children’s Hospital Foundation at 604-875-2345 ext. 4643.
CreativeMornings is a monthly morning gathering for creative types. Each event includes a 20 minute lecture, followed by a 20 minute group discussion. The gathering begins at 8:30am with the topic presentation starting at 9:00am and everyone taking off for work at 10am. CreativeMornings are free of charge!
Date: Friday, October 5, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (PDT)
Location: Woodwards Building Atrium -111 West Hastings Street Vancouver, V6B 1H4 Canada
Tickets: You must purchase tickets beforehand through Eventbrite http://creativemorningsvancouver.eventbrite.com/